When: 02/20/2020, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Celebrate Black History Month at Hallockville Farm. Learn about the importance of quilting to the African American Culture. Join artist and author Faith Ringgold on Thursday, February 20 from 9:30 to 11:30 AM, while she takes you through the world ofTar Beach, and how she uses quilting to tell stories. Students ages 9-12 years old will listen to the book and will then create their own collage quilts to tell their own story. Members: $15 Non-Members: $20. Also, at Hallockville children ages 5-8 years old can join art teacher, Darlene Siracusano, in learning about how folk art was made throughout history.The morning will begin lesson will begin by listening to a farm animal story and meeting Hallockville chickens. Kids will create their own folk-art rooster using colored collage paper, fancy scissors, punches, and crayons on Tuesday, February 19 from 9:30 to 11:30 AM. Members: $15Non-Members: $20.