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FUN ROOM: The Rhythm Factory

Friday, November 20, 2015 @ 4:00 am

Children’s Alley

300 NE Second Ave., Miami, Fl 33132 United States

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Sing-a-long, move and groove! Try out instruments from around the world in the musical corner. Learn about different musical instruments and families. Swing and sway to the rhythms of Latin, jazz, and other styles of music. Rock-out and bang your very own percussion instrument. Featured books: Zin! Zin! Zin! a Violin, Little Melba and Her Big Trombone, and My Name is Celia/Me llamo Celia

 Presented in partnership with HistoryMiami

9:00 a.m.


Story Time! Do you know what sound each musical instrument makes? Let’s find out together with this great story.

Musical Instruments – My Little Sound Book, by Christophe Boncens

9:45 a.m.


Story Time! Feel the rhythm of jazz as you learn the story of Melba Liston (1926-99), child prodigy and virtuoso trombonist.

Little Melba and Her Big Trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown

10:30 a.m.


Colors of Music! Learn about different musical instruments with our coloring activity.

M is for Melody, by Kathy-jo Wargin and Katherine Larson

11:00 a.m.


Story Time! Clap, stomp and dance along with a popular classic.   

If You’re Happy and You Know It!, by Jane Cabrera

12:00 p.m.


Story Time! Learn about each instrument of the orchestra with this smashing introduction to classical music.

Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin, by Lloyd Moss

12:45 p.m.



Story Time! Boom, boom, boom! Join in the sounds of the conga and learn about Azucar Queen Celia Cruz.

My Name is Celia Cruz, by Monica Brown


1:30 p.m.


Craft Time! Rock out to musical tunes and create your own percussion instrument so you can join in the fun.


2:15 p.m.



Story Time! Jam to the beat as we learn about Hip Hop.

Hip & Hop Don’t Stop!, by Jef Csekaj




Friday, November 20, 2015
4:00 am
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Children’s Alley
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, Fl 33132 United States
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