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  • Manny Crisostomo / mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

    Dr. Tchaka Muhammed, a spoken word edutainer, leads the "Haramba" a traditional chant spoken before the feast during a Kwanzaa celebration at the North Sacramento - Hagginwood library in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, December 27, 2013. Fenix Drum & Dance Co. hosted a celebration of the African-American cultural holiday with drumming, lighting of candles, dancing, food and storytelling.

  • Manny Crisostomo / mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

    Fenix Drum & Dance Co dancers Jenice Hernandez and Ashanti Lewis, 11, perform traditional West African dances during a "Once Upon a Kwanzaa" celebration at the North Sacramento - Hagginwood library in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, December 27, 2013. Fenix Drum & Dance Co. hosted a celebration of the African-American cultural holiday with drumming, lighting of candles, dancing, food and storytelling.

  • Manny Crisostomo / mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

    Angela James lights the second candle to signify the second day of Kwaanza during a "Once Upon a Kwanzaa" celebration at the North Sacramento - Hagginwood library in Sacramento, Calif., on Thursday, December 27, 2013. Fenix Drum & Dance Co. lead by James' daughter Olivia Yasmin James hosted a celebration with drumming, lighting of candles, dancing, food and storytelling.

The celebration of Kwanzaa

Published: Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 - 12:09 am
Last Modified: Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 - 9:39 am

Above, Dr. Tchaka Muhammed, a spoken word educational entertainer, leads the traditional chant, called the “Haramba,” spoken before the feast during a Kwanzaa celebration at the North Sacramento-Hagginwood Library on Thursday.

Fenix Drum and Dance Company hosted a celebration of the African American cultural holiday with drumming, lighting of candles, dancing, food and storytelling.



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