June 7, 2017

The Middle East Center participates in International Day at Franklin Learning Center

As part of its K-12 outreach program, the Middle East Center participated in International Day at Franklin Learning Center High School on June 2, 2017. This day, which is celebrated yearly, featured many impressive song and dance performances by talented students representing their countries as well as performances by Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture and the neighborhood organization Voces del Barrio. Al-Bustan was represented by the percussionist Hafez El Ali Kotain. The Middle East Center was represented by Dr. Anna Viden who gave a presentation on the Middle East Center, its mission and its various activities to the students and teachers present there.