Join in the fun for this special edition of Sunday storytime! Help kick off this year’s Kids Euro Festival in partnership with the EU in the US and Lithuanian artist Ieva Babilaite! We’ll be making colored birds with paper wings using simple things like colorful paper, staplers and glue. The workshop is made for children age 6-12 years; however, everyone is welcome to join and craft with paper!
Ieva Babilaite has illustrated nineteen children's books, written by other authors and herself. A graduate of the Graphic Art Department MA and Art Therapy of Vilnius Academy of Art (Lithuania), a member of the Lithuanian Artists’ Union and the Lithuanian section of IBBY. Her artistic merit and the originality of her works have been acknowledged by many international prizes and awards.
This event is brought to you by the 12th annual Kids Euro Festival, a two-week long festival of European arts and culture presenting free activities to D.C. metro area children from age 2 to 12. With programs both for the general public and for school groups, more than 10,000 DC-area children and their families enjoy Kids Euro Festival programs each year. This is made possible by the 28 European Union countries and the European Union Delegation in Washington in cooperation with the European-American Cultural Foundation and The Carmel Cultural Endowment for the Arts. For the full lineup of events, please visit www.kidseurofestival.org and follow us at #KidsEUFest.
This event is free for all to attend but supplies are limited. Reserve your place through EventBrite HERE