2/25/2006 - African-American Heritage Month: Calvin Earl

Celebrate African-American Heritage Month

Johnson Public Library, 274 Main St. Hackensack.

Saturday, February 25, 2006. 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Free Concert, performed by Calvin Earl, "Gifts from my Ancestors"

Experience the legendary story of how the African people enslaved in America created an original music that enabled them to secretly communicate with each other, teach their young, record their history and heal their pain.

Through the art of storytelling, song and dance, guitarist Calvin Earl reveals the secret codes and raw rhythmic sound that has been hidden in plain view for centuries.

Call 201-343-4169 ext. 19 for details.