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Arabic Dance Workshop | SF
The San Francisco Public Library celebrates Middle Eastern Heritage Month in September 2017 with a wide array of programs in recognition of the diverse histories, cultures and traditions from the Middle East.
Visit the Main Library to learn about the “cradle of civilization” from Dr. Abdul Jabbar. Taste delectable Egyptian street food cuisine at Mission Bay and view an Arabic dance performance by Heaven Mousalem at Western Addition. Families and folk of all ages will enjoy Middle Eastern cultural celebrations held at several branches with performances, games, crafts and food.
Visit sfpl.org/MiddleEasternHeritage for more details. View the complete Program Guide (PDF).
Middle Eastern Heritage Festival 2017
September 1-30. 2017
San Francisco Public Library
FREE (some events require registration)
Arabic dance, also known as belly dance, balady, or raqs sharqi, is one of the oldest dance forms in the world.
Bay Area based dancer Heaven Mousalem will introduce you to this wonderful performance art, complete with colorful costume and traditional Arabic music. After the show, anyone who wishes to try out the moves will be invited to get up and join the fun.
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Address: 1550 Scott Street, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by Michie