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Family Day: Central Asia & The Silk Road

Family Day: Central Asia & The Silk Road

(La Priz/Flickr)

Join us for Asia Society Texas Center's third Family Day in its new home. At these bi-monthly events, adults and children of all ages can explore Asian cultures through a range of activities.

Presented in conjunction with Houston Museum District Day, the Texas Center's free September Family Day gives families the opportunity to explore Central Asia and the Silk Road through crafts, demonstrations, exhibits, storytelling, and a very special music workshop!

 

Schedule

Dance Medley presented by His Highness the Aga Khan Council
for the Southwestern United States

1:00, 1:20, and 1:40pm
The Brown Foundation Performing Arts Theater

Silk Road Art Tours
1:30 and 2:00pm
Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery

Uzbek Percussion Workshop with Abbos Kosimov
2:30pm
Festival Lawn

Silk Road Storytelling presented by His Highness the Aga Khan Council
for the Southwestern United States

3:15pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Art Plate Rubbing and Tile Decorating Activities with Central Asian Motifs
1:00 – 4:00pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Calligraphy with Fahim Somani and His Highness the Aga Khan Council
for the Southwestern United States

1:00 – 4:00pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Discovery Touch Box
1:00 – 4:00pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

 

Sponsored By

Thanks To

Abbos Kosimov, Alishbah Lakhani, Fahim Somani, His Highness the Aga Khan Council for the Southwestern United States, Saleena Jafry, and Vehishta Kaikobad.

 

Video: Abbos Kosimov Improvisation on Uzbek Frame Drum

Event Details

15 September 2012
1:00pm - 4:00pm

1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
713.496.9901

Free and open to the public.