Learn about the traditions of Kwanzaa through a virtual journey of the Seven Principles and a scavenger hunt featuring African art from the Museum’s collection.
Presented in collaboration with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., St. Louis Metropolitan Alumnae Chapter.
Heri za Kwanzaa!
Happy Kwanzaa! Celebrate Kwanzaa with a drumming performance by David A.N. Jackson, soundscapist and percussionist. Jackson plays the fe, large overturned gourds that are tapped, struck, pounded and hammered with the fist or ticked with the finger to create differing tones and aural colors
The Seven Principles Scavenger Hunt
Learn more about the Seven Principles of Kwanzaa during this journey through African art.
Printed copies of the Scavenger Hunt will be available at the Museum during Kwanzaa while supplies last. You can also print a copy and bring it with you to explore the seven works of art.
This program is supported by the Dana Brown Endowed Fund for Education and Community Programs.