Black History Live With “The Culture Queen” Music, stories and crafts for children

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Music, stories and crafts for children


“I’m a tower of royal power!” is the heart of Jessica “Culture Queen” Smith’s message. She encourages children to take ownership over their roles as cultural ambassadors of their communities.  Culture Kingdom Kids, LLC, takes a fun, fresh and culturally-relevant approach to enhancing children’s personal connections to local and national African American history. Music, movement and crafts awaken creativity, cultural awareness and a sense of empowerment within the group  Young and old alike will hear, “Welcome to Culture Kingdom Kids, where we create fun and cultural experiences for your ROYAL children!” 

This special children’s event will be held Saturday, February 21 at 11:00 AM at the Alexandria Black History Museum, 902 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA. 22314  Admission is  $5.00 per person. Advance reservations for this popular event are encouraged.

Jessica Smith, a former teacher, is the founder, owner and teaching artist for Culture Kingdom Kids, which presents educational programs, workshops and themed party entertainment that embraces African American history, culture, and ethnic pride.  A sense of energy and commitment exude from Smith and the sensory masterpieces she creates.  Culture Kingdom Kids events are fun for the whole family.

For more information about this presentation, contact the Alexandria Black History Museum, located at 902 Wythe Street, Alexandria, VA, at 703.746.4356.  For media inquiries, contact Daniel Lee, Public Information Officer / Historian, Office of Historic Alexandria, at 703.746.4733 or The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, email or call 703.746.4554, Virginia Relay 711.