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African Storytelling Reimagined


Ada Ari's interactive readings are culturally immersive and engaging for children and families. Each reading is customized to best meet the attendee's needs and includes an African dance sessions , touch-and-feel interactions with authentic artifacts, geography lessons, and much more.


"... Ada's program is a fully immersive and interactive experience. This presentation has something for everyone: stickers, coloring pages, music appreciation, dancing, African artifact exploration, vocabulary, storytelling and that's not all... " - Rachel Demma VP Education and Innovation, Port Discovery Children's Museum


"I was impressed with [her] ability to interact and engage with children of all ages. It is rare for a storytime-like program to keep both older and younger kids interested, and [she was] able to do it with ease. The setup of the program was perfect, combining music, facts, storytelling, interactive elements and crafts."  -Maranda L. Schoppert Head of Children's & Teen Services, Germantown Library - Montgomery County Public Libraries


" The reading was so fun and engaging - for both kids and parents alike. " Jessica Callahan, Co-Owner, Where the Wild Things Play


"I’ve never seen a storyteller rock a story like Ada Ari. " Ellen Przybocki, Owner - The Original Playhouse