Recommended Level: Children ages 2 – 6 and their families
Storytelling in the Museum takes place in person on Fridays from 10:30 to 11:00 am, and their bilingual Spanish-English storytelling Cuentos en el Museo occurs the second Saturday and the fourth Friday of each month. Each 30-minute session is free.
Friday, February 3 – Black History Month: Stories of Black Missourians
Celebrate Black History Month with stories about Black Missourians!
Friday, February 10 from 10:30 – 11:15 am – History Exploration Days Storytelling: Black Migration Stories
Lila, Life of a Missouri Slave Visit with “Lila” and learn about slavery on the Missouri frontier. “Lila, Life of a Missouri Slave” is performed by Angela da Silva at 1:15 and 3:15 p.m. in the Old Peace Chapel at The Historic Daniel Boone Home. In addition to the presentations, guests may visit with “Lila” from 12-5 p.m. to hear her other compelling stories. Presentations by and visits with “Lila” are free. Pre-registration is required.
Introduce your students to the sounds and movements of West Africa in this high-energy education program! Diadie Bathily and Afriky Lolo take audiences on a journey to another culture with music and dance that celebrate history, nature, and community.
Join your SLSO and IN UNISON Chorus to experience the power of the music of African and African American traditions and their influence on St. Louis and the world. This annual concert of reflective and uplifting music is one to celebrate with friends and family.
All rise for Academy Award® winner Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork. The New York TimesCritic’s Pick TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is “the most successful American play in Broadway history. It has not played to a single empty seat” (60 Minutes). Rolling Stone gives it 5 stars, calling it “an emotionally shattering landmark production of an American classic,” and New York Magazine calls it “a real phenomenon. Majestic and incandescent, it’s filled with breath and nuance and soul.”