Commemorate the United Nations’ World Refugee Day at the Bullock Museum with a naturalization ceremony, free samples of world cuisine, live music by Kupira Marimba (that’s us!) and performances, and activities for families with kids ages 6 and up.
-Discover what the journey of a refugee is like, from home country to the United States
-Welcome our newest Texans at a Naturalization Ceremony in the Museum’s Texas Spirit Theater.
-Taste samples of world cuisine courtesy of Rosemary’s Catering (while they last!).
-Enjoy international music from Kupira Marimba - starting at 12:30 PM, family activities, a photo booth, and more!
See the event website for a full schedule of all activities.
World Refugee Day is co-sponsored by members of the Austin Refugee Roundtable: Amaanah Refugee Services, Amala Foundation, Austin ISD, Catholic Charities of Central Texas (CCCTX), Caritas of Austin, Center for Survivors of Torture, GirlForward Austin, Interfaith Action of Central Texas - iACT, Multicultural Refugee Coalition, and Refugee Services of Texas - Austin
This event has a Google Hangouts video call.