Celebrating African Cultures through Stories

Feb 05, 2023

Celebrating African Cultures through Stories

Sunday, February 5, 2023, from 2 PM - 3 PM

Iroquois Ridge branch, 1051 Glenashton Dr

Ages: 4-12

Join local Nigerian-Canadian author Ekiuwa Aire for a walk through African cultures through stories, discussion, and activities.

Ekiuwa Aire is an award-winning Nigerian-Canadian, children's book author who is passionate about building an interest and knowledge of African history through stories and activities. Ekiuwa is contributing substantially to the preservation of African heritage and culture with her books.  Her debut title, Idia of the Benin Kingdom, has received many awards, including the Children's Africana Book Awards, Kidsshelf Book Awards, and Eric Hoffer Book Awards. Her second book is titled Njinga of Ndongo and Matamba.