University of Iowa News Release
Nov. 25, 2003
Annual Snowflake Festival To Feature African, Brazilian Music
The 12th annual Snowflake Family Festival, featuring music, art activities and refreshments, will be held noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, in the University of Iowa Museum of Art (UIMA). This event is free and open to the public.
Combining traditional winter themes with a global awareness, the event's theme focuses on the geographic areas represented by the collections in the UIMA, including Africa and Latin America.
Scheduled performances during the afternoon will feature:
From noon through 4 p.m., visitors, parents, children and families will have the opportunity to participate in various art activities. Refreshments of cookies and punch will be served, along with holiday treats from Africa and Latin America.
The UI Museum of Art, located on North Riverside Drive in Iowa City, is open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday, and noon to 10 p.m. Thursday and Friday. Admission is free. Public metered parking is available in UI parking lots west and north of the museum.
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