Ethiopian cultural festival in DC opens Friday

Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America’s annual Ethiopian cultural festival will open Friday, July 26, 2012, at Georgetown University. Click here for more info.

Opening Ceremony: Friday, July 27, 2012 at 5:00 PM
Place: Georgetown University, 3700 O St NW, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007

  • Welcome to the 2nd EHSNA Annual Celebration: by Dr. Shakespeare Fayissa, President, EHSNA
  • Welcome to Georgetown University: by Prof. Maurice Jackson, Department of History, Georgetown University
  • Official opening of the Art Gallery
  • Reception (with Ethiopian music)
  • Poem Reading
  • Presentation of Brief Ethiopian History
  • Art presentation at the gallery
  • Book Reading and Signing: Ambassador Zewde Retta

Ethiopian Heritage Society North America