Bayou Bend Family Day: African American Heritage Day

The manicured gardens of the former home of Houston socialite Miss Ima Hogg will make a lovely setting for today’s Bayou Bend Family Day: African-American Heritage. Talented African dancers and storytellers will perform for visitors, telling the story of black Americans from the time of slavery on through to today. 1 to 4:30 p.m. Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, 1 Westcott. For information, call 713-639-7750 or visit Free.

Sun., Jan. 18, 1-5 p.m., 2009

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