San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum celebrates cultures and community with the 2016 Escondido Roots Series
**December program celebrates Scotland, Dec. 17**
Diego Children’s Discovery Museum (SDCDM) is excited to announce the
fourth year of the Escondido Roots Series. This free series is part of
the Museum’s mission to celebrate and educate children and adults about
different world cultures in our community. The sixth and final program
of the year is Saturday, December 17th from 2:00-4:00pm and will
event features cultural performances and activities highlighting the
diverse traditions of Scotland. The afternoon includes storytelling by
Literature Comes to Life, dance performances by the San Diego School of
Highland Dancing, music from Highland Ways Productions, and traditional
Scottish snacks for visitors to sample. Visitors can also experience all
of the hands-on exhibits at SDCDM for FREE!
the year SDCDM presents six FREE community events, each highlighting
different cultures in our community. This year the Roots Series
celebrated Korea, Mexico, Israel, Puerto Rico, Iran, and upcoming
Scotland. Each event takes place from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and features
cultural performances, activities, and crafts that help children and
adults gain a deeper understanding about different cultures while having
some fun along the way!
Escondido Roots Series is made possible thanks to funding from The
Nissan Foundation and he County of San Diego, and in partnership with
the Persian Cultural Center of San Diego. For more information on the
Escondido Roots Series visit www.sdcdm.org.