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Florida Talks with Carrie Sue Ayvar: Stories of Florida-Con Sabor! on Facebook Live
“Stories of Florida – Con Sabor” with storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar is an online event sponsored by the Broward Public Library Foundation. The program will be moderated by Community Library Manager Freda Mosquera. No registration is required. Our stories have never been the same since Ponce De Leon first arrived on our shores in 1513. Flowing seamlessly between Spanish and English, these personal, historical and traditional Florida tales takes the audience on a journey into the imagination that connects the people and cultures of Florida, con un poco de sabor Latino!
An internationally celebrated Storyteller and Teaching Artist, Carrie Sue Ayvar is the recipient of multiple awards recognizing her service and leadership and her dedication to the art of storytelling and education. As a Chautauqua Scholar, she intensely researched first-person historical portrayals present compelling and exciting opportunities to “meet” some extraordinary women who impacted their communities and the history of Florida.
This program is a partnership between Florida Humanities and the Broward Public Library Foundation. Funding for this program was provided by Florida Humanities and sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
Date/time: April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Presented By:Carrie Sue Ayvar, Storyteller