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Brazilian festival celebrated at library

URBANA, Ill. (WCIA)– Christmas has come and gone, but a holiday tradition continued today at the Urbana Free Library. A group there celebrated a Brazilian festival called Folia De Reis. It recognizes the three kings arriving arriving after Christmas. There was dancing, music, and crafts.

Organizers say it’s a chance to learn more about other cultures. This is the first time the library has hosted this event. A Brazialian journalist and musician helped the organizers learn about and plan the celebration.

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