The Color of Heroes

Submitted by ub on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 19:21

Marionettes with a Message
Learning Life Skills through the Arts

Artist Nilda Garcés presents this fun and informative marionette show for children ages 4-8 and their families. Learn important tips on what to do when natural disasters strike. Find out if characters Billy and Dee are prepared for an emergency.

The program includes a review of Let’s Get Ready, New York! by the NYC Office of Emergency Management with three basic steps to prepare for all types of emergencies:

* Make a plan
* Pack a "go bag"
* Create an emergency supply kit

Everyone can find a little hero within themselves…Come make sure your little ones are no exception!

Thursday, October 20, 2011, 4:00-6:00pmFire Truck
Huntington Free Library (next to Apple Bank)
9 Westchester Square, Bronx, NY 10461
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Saturday, October 22, 2011, 11:00am-1:00pm
Bronx Writers Center at Westchester Square Library
2521 Glebe Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461
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For more information regarding this presentation, please contact
The Bronx Council on the Arts
Sharon Knight, Administrator, Program Partnership Associate
(718) 931-9500 x12 /

This program is supported by the NYC Department of Emergency Management, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, NYC Department of Small Business Services - Avenue NYC, NYS Council on the Arts, Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, the Scherman Foundation, NYC Council Member James Vacca.