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Waa’aka’: The Bird Who Fell in Love with the Sun at Rancho Los Alamitos

DATES: Sunday, August 8

Free and In-person at the Rancho!

Join Rancho Los Alamitos for a free family program, a reading of Waa’aka’: The Bird Who Fell in Love with the Sun by author Cindi Alvitre.

Waa’aka’ is a beautiful children’s book telling the Tongva creation story of Waa’aka’, a gorgeous bird who falls in love with Tamet, the sun. The reading will be followed by an artist presentation by illustrator Carly Lake. Families will experience Tongva storytelling and hands-on art activities outdoors.

This project was made possible with support from California Humanities, a non-profit partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Visit www.calhum.org.

There will be two, identical presentations of this event at 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM on Sunday, August 8.  Make your reservation, here.


Sunday, August 8
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6400 East Bixby Hill Road
Long Beach, CA 90815
(562) 431-3541


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