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Diwali Fun at Hindi Bilingual Storytime

Explore the festival of Diwali, in Hindi and English for ages 3-6

October 23, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

| Free

The Round Rock Public Library presents a very special Hindi Bilingual Storytime featuring the customs of Diwali on Tuesday, Oct. 23.

This is a great chance to learn more about the traditions and foods associated with the upcoming festival of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. In 2018, Diwali is celebrated near the beginning of November. 

Ms. Shachi will begin with a storytime, then the guests can visit stations that include:

  • a reading corner
  • sampling traditional foods
  • making paper Diyas
  • making hanging elephants
  • making Diwali hand art
  • viewing Rangoli art

This activity is best for ages 3 and up. Special thanks to our sponsors Chennai CaféSamspra AcademyBig Bazaar and Banaras Indian Boutique!


Hindi Bilingual Storytime meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. in Room B.

This program, developed for ages 3 and up, celebrates Indian culture with stories, fingerplays, songs, and other activities in both English and Hindi.

The regular monthly rotation of Bilingual programs:

  • 1st Tuesday: Chinese (ages 3-6)
  • 2nd Tuesday: Spanish (ages 3-6)
  • 3rd Tuesday: American Sign Language (ages 1-6)
  • 4th Tuesday: Hindi (ages 3-6)
  • 5th Tuesday: Spanish (ages 3-6)

For more information, please contact Virginia Hadley at 512-218-3275.

Details

Date:
October 23, 2018
Time:
10:30 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Library Youth Services Department
Phone:
512-218-3275

Venue

Round Rock Public Library
216 E. Main St.
Round Rock,TX78664United States
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Phone:
512-218-7001