SONGS & STORIES FOR THE SEASON

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SONGS & STORIES FOR THE SEASON

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When:
December 16, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
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Where:
Salt Spring United Church
Hereford Ave
Salt Spring Island, BC V8K
Canada
Cost:
$20, $10
Contact:
Grandmothers to Grandmothers & United Church
250 537 0675

Grandmothers to Grandmothers and the United Church present readings interspersed with seasonal music, harp, flute, piano and voice, and this year, a Klezmer band. With refreshments at intermission it’s a perfect way for you and your guests to get into the spirit, or to take an entertaining break from holiday preparations. Bookending the performances are Dylan Thomas’ A Child’s Christmas in Wales and it’s parody A Child’s Christmas in Scarborough, respectively brought to life by the inimitable Clark Saunders and Arthur Black. Ann Stewart and Lynda Jensen bring other poignant and humorous dramatic readings, and Joi Freed-Garrod joins the cast with a Chanukah special. Salt Spring Grandmothers to Grandmothers is one of 250 groups across Canada who have raised $25M to assist African grandmothers, who support their AIDS orphaned grandchildren, and their communities. Proceeds go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmothers Campaign.

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