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Week of the Young Child Celebration!

April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

- $8.00

Week of the Young Child

2:00 p.m. Puppet Show

3:00-5:00 p.m. Drop-In Pop-Up Adventure Playground

Join us to celebrate the Week of the Young Child with a performance from Hobey Ford, winner of puppetry’s highest honor, the UNIMA Citation of Excellence and recipient of 3 Jim Henson Foundation grants, as he presents Animalia

Animalia is a child-friendly show that explores the inner workings of the natural world with a performance by a wide variety of carved foam animal puppets, set to the music of the Paul Winter Consort. Hobey Ford will have the puppets flying or walking right out over the heads of audience members.

Afterwards, drop in at the pop-up adventure playground and other family activities!

Sponsors receive a variety of marketing and event benefits including tickets and special recognition. Click here to learn more about sponsorships, which start at $100.

Click here to make a donation.

Please contact Carol Ann Willhite, Fund Development Coordinator, at (828) 484-2363 or carolann@buncombepfc.org for more information.


April 15
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Ira B Jones Elementary School
544 Kimberly Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804 United States