Global Golden Valley 2016

Sunday, August 14, join us for this multi-cultural festival  held at Market in the Valley* in Golden Valley on Sunday, August 14. The event is sponsored Golden Valley Community Foundation (GVCF) and produced by Global Golden Valley, a group promoting multi-cultural understanding and ethnic diversity in the community. The program runs from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Market in the Valley, located at 7800 Winnetka Avenue (under the Golden Valley water tower.)

The event will include music from countries around the world including a performance by the Somali Museum Dance Troupe.   A special highlight this year is Brazilian music by Nuance/a duo in honor of the 2016 Olympics in Rio.

  • Learn fun facts about the demographics of Golden Valley.
  • Participate on our global posters that invite individuals to share their countries of origin and/or travel highlights.
  • Children’s activities are a special highlight.
    • The Golden Valley library is sharing its “reading tent” and a variety of children’s books about other countries.
    • Kids can create flags (known countries or their own version.)
    • Asian treats will be available.

 

If you would like more information about International Day or Global Golden Valley, please contact Helene Johnson at helenej@aol.com or find us on Facebook.

*Market in the Valley, Golden Valley Farmer’s Market is located under the Golden Valley Water tower.  Local produce, natural prepared foods, crafts, community groups, music and freshly prepared foods are available every Sunday from June 19, 2016 thru October 2!  9 am – 1 pm.

The market is sponsored in part by the Golden Valley Community Foundation.