Thanks to El Jadida – Morocco sister city committee, authentic handcrafted items will be available for sale at the Sister Cities Souk, or booth, at the Thea Foss Summer Concert Festival from noon to 4:00 p.m. at 1821 Dock St., just behind the Museum of Glass.
The booth will also have information on all Tacoma’s sister cities. Sister cities membership applications will be available as well.
Proceeds from the souk will benefit educational and service projects to be developed for Tacoma’s sister city in El Jadida, Morocco. Items include hand-woven scarves, jewelry and leather purses.
WHAT: Summer Concerts on the Foss
WHEN: Sunday, June 16, 2019 – Noon to 4:00 PM
WHERE: Thea Foss Waterway behind the Museum of Glass
FIND US: Amongst the booths
Made possible through a grant from Tacoma Sister Cities matched by funding from the El Jadida Sister City Committee.
See the article in Tacoma WeeklyA souk
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Definition of souk : a marketplace in northern Africa or the Middle East also : a booth or stall in such a marketplace