Virtual Roots: Egypt

Date & Time: Tuesday, December 08, 2020 - 4:00pm See additional dates
Categories: Art, Culture, Music, Science, Theater / Performance
Types: Free Event, Hands-On Workshop / Guided Activity, Homeschool Program, Special Event, Visiting Expert
Suggested Audience:

Join the Museum for its next virtual Roots event on Tuesday, December 8 from 4:00-4:30 p.m.! Throughout the year, we honor the artistic and scientific contributions of different cultures that comprise the unique community of San Diego County. We are thrilled to celebrate Egyptian culture with a FREE virtual event filled with fun for the entire family. Tune in live on the Museum’s Facebook page to enjoy a traditional dance performance, bilingual storytime in Arabic and English, and other cultural activities!


This virtual event will be hosted on the Museum's Facebook page. On the day of the event, check our page for the Roots: Egypt video and give us a follow to be notified when we go live. 


*Special Bonus*

Limited-edition Roots: Egypt activity kits are available for FREE at participating San Diego Public Library branches during the month of December!* Kits include everything needed to create a paint by number artwork inspired by the Oceanside Pier in the style of Egyptian artist, Inji Efflatoun, who is known as the “pioneer of modern Egyptian art.”

Learn more about how to get a limited-edition activity kit at San Diego Public Library branches here:

*Activity kits are available while supplies last.



Thank you to our community partners: 

 Academy of Egyptian Dance 


Dina Elabd




Sponsored by: 

Nissan Foundation

Other dates for this event:

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 4:00pm