• Nations United 2019

  • Sat, 04-05-2019 at 11:30
  • St Bride's Centre
    Orwell Terrace
    EH11 2DZ Edinburgh
Nations United 2019 - St Bride's Centre - Edinburgh

A cultural journey from Scotland to Ghana, Ecuador & Greece!Nations United facilitates the sharing of experiences and outlooks, encouraging a deeper understanding of the diverse communities that make up our city, and celebrating cultural unity in Scotland. General entry is free - We have a full day of activities and creativity for all ages:12:00-13:00 - Discover the world of Ecuadorian chocolate with Pacari: Premium Organic Chocolate13:00-14:00 - Creative Writing workshop with Hannah Lavery & Scottish Poetry Library (ticketed)15:00-16:00 - Poetry reading with 'The Drift' by Hannah Lavery & SPL's BAME writers group16:00-17:30 - Learn rhythms and 4 different dances from Greece in a workshop with Baharat Collective & Edinburgh Greek Dance Group (Ticketed)15:30 -16:30 - Learn about Ecuadorian Pasillo Music with Felipe16:30-17:30 - Feel the Ghanaian beats in a workshop with Adie Baako - Akrowa UK (Ticketed)12:00-13:00 / 13:30-14:30 - Dance and activities for kids with African MauaAll Day - Multicultural market with crafts and foodAll Day - Explore new perspectives of Scotland through Edinburgh and Lothians Regional Equality Council (ELREC) Routes to Roots17:30 - Presentation & showcase of Edinburgh Festival Carnival International Artists !