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Cultural Encounter: Haitian Food and Folktales

07/11/2021 @ 11:00 am 1:00 pm

Join us as we explore cultural traditions that are “so Miami.” Meet the artisans and experts whose crafts, skills, and services make Miami, Miami during these intimate, one-of-a-kind experiences.  


Haitian Food and Folktales
Ketsia Theodore Pharel holds a gourd on her head and outstretches her arm.
Sunday, July 11

11:00 AM – 1:00 PM 

Location: Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami, FL 33137

For Haitian storyteller Ketsia Theodore-Pharel, stories are shared while preparing a meal. During this unique experience, Ketsia will guide you in preparing Haitian dumpling soup while she shares a story about this special dish, along with other folktales. Join us at the Little Haiti Cultural Center for an afternoon of telling stories, sharing a meal, and learning about Haitian culture.

Meal and ingredients included in ticket price. Recommended for ages 10+. Space is limited.


Members $15, Non-members $20 




To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any disability accommodation, please contact Hana Squires, Accessibility Coordinator, at accessibility@historymiami.org or call (305) 375-1621 at least two weeks in advance of the program to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).


Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts 


11:00 am – 1:00 pm
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