The History of Henna

Mon, Feb 18, 2019
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

COME LEARN about the history and significance of henna body art in Indian culture. Participants will even receive a small henna drawing on their hand!

Registration required. Sign up online or by calling the library at 217-403-2070.

NEA Big Read 2019:
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri

Events at Champaign Public Library:
• Feb 3, NEA Big Read: An Afternoon with Samrat Upadhyay, 3 pm
• Feb 14, NEA Big Read Book Club: The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri, 1:30 pm @ Douglass
• Feb 18, The History of Henna, 6:30 pm
• Feb 21, NEA Big Read Book Club: The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri, 1:30 pm
• Feb 24, In Concert at CPL: Indian Classical Music and Dance, 2pm
• Feb 28, NEA Big Read Battle of the Books, 6:30 pm

Part of the NEA Big Read Champaign-Urbana, a partnership among the Spurlock Museum, the International & Area Studies Library, the Urbana Free Library, the Champaign Public Library, and the Art Theater. The NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

Registration is closed.

Adults | Presentation, Activity

Main Library, Robeson Pavilion Room A & B

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