Children's Library is excited to host a special storytime and author talk for the children’s book I Love My Baby Berimbau: An Introduction to the Berimbau in Capoeira.
The author, Daphie Bruno, PhD, will be reading her book and performing language, music and movement demonstrations of the Afro-Brazilian martial arts.
The Afro-Brazillian martial arts and game called Capoeira is played in nearly every country in the world. Many who have played the game have described it as alluring, powerful, and even spiritual. This book describes a little girls' love for the Berimbau, a very special instrument played in Capoeira.
Audience: kids, families, tweens
Free! No registration required!
For more info call the Children’s Room at 203-576-7400 ext. 408