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Celebrating Our Neighborhood: Music of Iraq

August 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT

Free

For the second installment of the Celebrating Our Neighborhood KRM and LFPL partnership series, we highlight the diverse arts and culture of Iraq. During this event series, we will explore the history, arts, cuisine and music traditions of Iraq through UofL historians, artists, former refugees, and members of the local Kurdish and Iraq communities.

Presented over three nights in July, August and September, these entertaining and educational events will be held at various Louisville Free Public Library locations across Louisville.

Please join us for the second event in the series, Celebrating Our Neighborhood: Music of Iraq, at LFPL’s South Central Regional Library on Saturday, August 24th, from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: This is a free event, but seating is limited. Register for this event at LFPL.org/OurNeighborhood or (502) 574-1623

Saturday, August 24, 2 – 3:30, South Central Regional – Music of Iraq

Live performances and presentation on music history and traditions by Sanaan Hamza, Esmael Alawadi and Julia Purcell.

Special gallery display of original artwork by artist, Huda Aldayyeni. 

This is a free event. KRM arts and culture programming is made possible by Louisville Metro Government External Agency Funds.

Details

Date:
August 24
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://lfpl.org/ourneighborhood

Venue

South Central Regional Library
7300 Jefferson Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40219 United States
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Organizers

KRM
Louisville Free Public Libraries (LFPL)