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May 22, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Full Auditorium
1 Belden Ave
Norwalk, CT 06850
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Author Speak with Catherine Onyemelukwe

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Breaking Kola An Inside View of African Customs Breaking Kola a sign of hospitality , respect and community in Igbo culture, has become familiar and beloved ceremony for Catherine. During her twenty-four years in Nigeria she participated in breaking kola with family and friends hundreds, of times. She continues to share in the ritual on her frequent visits back to the country where she married, raised a family, and has children and grandchildren. A light lunch will be provided by the Library. For additional information, please contact Cynde Bloom Lahey 203-899-2780 ext 15133 or email