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California State Library logo A Night at the State Library logo
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 5, 2012

Contacts:
Kimberly Brown
Communications Officer
California State Library
(916) 651-6466
Kimberly.brown@library.ca.gov

A Night at the State Library's Annual Children's Holiday Program presents:
Galena Street East's Holiday Tapestry 2012

Award-winning youth group performs international songs and dances celebrating the season

SACRAMENTO – Enjoy a musical tour of holiday songs and dances from around the world when Galena Street East, the award-winning youth performing group, presents its 41st Annual Holiday Tapestry, titled "Rejoice in the Rhythm of Nations." The program takes place on Wednesday, December 19. Doors open at 5 p.m.; the performance begins at 5:45 p.m. Dessert will be served before the performance.

Galena Street East will entertain children and adults alike with international folk dances, heartwarming music and dynamic dance routines inspired by the holiday traditions of many cultures. Bring the entire family to this free event celebrating the spirit of the season.

Sacramento's Galena Street East is a highly talented group of young performers led by Richard and Jeri Clinger, with choreography by Ron Cisneros. The group has traveled the world as California's Young Performing Ambassadors. Galena has represented the state at festivals in China, the Czech Republic, Germany, Mexico and Taiwan. They are favorite performers at Disneyland and Disney World.

WHERE: 900 N Street in Sacramento

WHEN: Wednesday, December 19. Doors open at 5 p.m. Program begins at 5:45 p.m. and runs approximately

45 minutes. The event is free with RSVP. Dessert will be served before the performance.

RSVP: rfontaine@library.ca.gov or 916.653.9942.

A Night at the California State Library continues the 162-year tradition of successfully connecting Californians to our collective history through its special event and is made possible by generous donations from the California State Library Foundation.