International Festival 2021

Although we can’t gather to share food and performances in person this year, we are still excited to celebrate the diversity of our school and the many cultures that make up our unique community! Please enjoy the online Recipe Book and a Video Compilation of cultural demonstrations below!

Video: To access the time markers to skip to performances, please click on the links located below the video. Have fun watching!

0:02​ Welcome from Principal Tom Morris 0:25​ “Hello, Memorial Spaulding” in some of the many languages we speak at home! 2:19​ Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 4:21​ Bon Odori – Japanese traditional folk dance 5:48​ Turkish Tale, “Eat my Coat, Eat” 7:13​ Bosnian Spinach Pie demonstration 7:54​ Piano – Etude by Carl Czerny 9:12​ Korean Traditional Board Game – yut-no-ri 12:21​ Indian Dance 15:05​ Empanadas demonstration 16:13​ Japanese Calligraphy 20:45​ Brazilian Song – The Girl From Ipanema 23:50​ Turkish Kisir demonstration 31:59​ Piano – Wild Rider by Robert Schumann 32:38​ Mawa Milk Peda demonstration 36:43​ DEAFinitely – Hip Hop ASL group 43:56​ Thank you page

Click on the cover below to open the recipe book, then flip through the pages like a magazine. The recipe book is also available for download. Enjoy!

Thanks to all who submitted recipes and videos, and to Leah Kolidas for putting together these special presentations for our community to enjoy!