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One World, Many Stories

Presented in Partnership with the Miami Children’s Museum

Thursday, Nov. 21, 9:00 a.m. - Sunday, Nov. 24, 5:30 p.m., Children’s Alley (Plaza behind Building 1)

One World, Many Stories

Ongoing Activities: 

            Explore the techniques used in writing Chinese calligraphy. Inspired by The Pet Dragon.

            Record your unique story to be played on our large video screen.

            Culture Mad Lib: Test your cultural vocabulary with our fill-in-the-blank stories.   

Schedule
Thursday, Nov. 21, 9:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. Free Add to Schedule
Friday, Nov. 22, 9:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m. Free Add to Schedule
Saturday, Nov. 23, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free Add to Schedule
Sunday, Nov. 24, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free Add to Schedule

Thursday, Nov. 21

9:00 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then make your own shadow puppets.
9:45 AM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
10:30 AM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, then create your own feather headdress.
11:15 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then make your own shadow puppets.
12:00 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
12:45 PM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, then create your own feather headdress.
1:30 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then make your own shadow puppets.
2:15 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.

Friday, Nov. 22

9:00 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
9:45 AM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
10:30 AM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan creation of Man then join in the fun by creating your own feather headdress
11:15 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
12:00 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
12:45 PM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, then create your own feather headdress.
1:30 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then make your own shadow puppets.
2:15 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.

Saturday, Nov. 23

9:30 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus . Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
10:15 AM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
11:00 AM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, and then create your own feather headdress.
11:45 AM Learn the Chinese story of the Monkey King and make your own Monkey King puppet.
12:30 PM Join us in singing to Pete Segar’s version of the South African tale, Abiyoyo.
1:15 PM Make your own coyote mask and learn about the Navajo trickster, Coyote, as he gets in and out of trouble, over and over again.
2:00 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
2:45 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratse and perform the musical accompaniment.
3:30 PM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, then create your own feather headdress.
4:15 PM Learn the Chinese story of the Monkey King and make your own Monkey King puppet.
5:00 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus . Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.

Sunday, Nov. 24

9:30 AM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
10:15 AM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratsu, and then perform the musical accompaniment.
11:00 AM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, and then create your own feather headdress.
11:45 AM Learn the Chinese story of the Monkey King and make your own Monkey King puppet.
12:30 PM Join us in singing to Pete Segar’s version of the South African tale, Abiyoyo.
1:15 PM Make your own coyote mask and learn about the Navajo trickster, Coyote, as he gets in and out of trouble, over and over again.
2:00 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus. Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.
2:45 PM Listen to the unusual Japanese myth of Amateratse and perform the musical accompaniment.
3:30 PM Watch the MCM players and their humorous rendition of the Mayan "Creation of Man" myth, then create your own feather headdress.
4:15 PM Learn the Chinese story of the Monkey King and make your own Monkey King puppet.
5:00 PM Enjoy the magic of shadow puppet theater based on Young Zeus . Then join in the fun by making your own shadow puppets.

Location

Miami Book Fair International * Miami Dade College
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, FL 33132
Children’s Alley (Plaza behind Building 1)

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