WorldFest is This Sunday!

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Experience the cultures of the world without traveling far from home! WorldFest is a free family-friendly community event being held Sunday, May 18, from 2 to 5 p.m. on the lawn of the Woburn Public Library, located at 45 Pleasant Street. The rain location will be the Woburn Senior Center, located at 144 School Street in Woburn. The event features performances, children's activities, arts and crafts, and other displays that provide a chance to learn about and experience diverse cultures found in our area. The event is coordinated by the YMCA International Learning Center and Social Capital Inc. (SCI).Wondering who will be entertaining crowds this year at WorldFest? Below is the schedule of performances for the day:

2:00 pm- BGCL Singers, Singing the National Anthem

2:15 pm- Liliane dos Reis, Brazilian Vocal Performance

2:30 pm- Ku’s Taekwondo Academy, Martial Arts and Board Breaking

2:45 pm- Eastern Star Children’s Choir

3:00 pm- Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence, Latin Pachanga Routine

3:15 pm- Coco Torres, Cuban Band

3:45 pm- Korean School of New England, Traditional Korean Dance

4:00 pm- Kira Shmeleva, Russian Trumpet Routine

4:15 pm- Odaiko New England, Traditional Japanese Drumming Routine

If you are interested in volunteering at WorldFest, please contact Brittany Murphy at bmurphy@socialcapitalinc.org. For more information on the event, please visit http://sciwoburn.org/wfw.