Why We Celebrate Kwanzaa.
Beginning December 26 and lasting for seven days, Kwanzaa is a celebration of community, family and culture, established as a means to help African Americans reconnect with their African roots and heritage.
You can Celebrate too!
Check out these resources to learn how you can celebrate Kwanzaa with your community!
Need More Info?
Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture by Maulana Karenga. (University of Sankore Press. Los Angeles. 1998)
Kwanzaa: Black Power and the Making of the African-American Holiday Tradition by Keith A. Mayes
Kwanzaa (Bullfrog Books: Holidays) by Rebecca Pettiford
Practicing Kwanzaa Year-Round by Gwynelle Dismukes
Kwanzaa and Me by Vivian Gussin Paley
My First Kwanzaa Coloring Book by Bart Jan