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Tamar Heritage – Country Faces/Music/Date Palms

April 28, 2017 at 10:00 am12:00 pm

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Prior registration is required to attend this event. For registration information and details about location within Arnold Arboretum, please visit http://www.tamarheritage.org/events/arnold-arboretum-tamar-heritage/.

This event is CANCELED for Friday, April 28, Saturday, April 29, and Saturday, May 7 due to weather. 

Building foundations for understanding the diversity of our society. Through inclusiveness present an opportunity to know and respect the reach heritage of civilizations.

Learn about the variety of Date Palm fruits, its nutritional values and support to civilizations throughout the history globally. Participate and receive an invite to taste the delicious variety of dates.

Walk in the park and see the Faces of Qatar photography project that makes everyone re-evaluate their perception of the other people living here and to encourage the different nationalities to meet, get to know one another and understand the many similarities they share.

Bring your drawing and painting kits to work on painting the trees in the Arnold Arboretum and the palms at the Red Sea coast through the interactive art class with a female artist from Saudi Arabia. Listen while painting to the music created by Russian and Tajik musicians that creates happiness and helps to representatives of different cultures and generations to find common language.

Tamar – meaning “date” (the fruit), “date palm” or just “palm tree” and is same in Hebrew and Arabic.

Tamar Heritage is an initiative by Boston Sustainability Advising.

Artists involved in this project: Mohammed Ismail, Salomat Ayosova and Galina Rodionova, and Nada Suleimani.



April 28, 2017
10:00 am–12:00 pm
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Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
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