Owen Dolen Recreation Center children celebrate epiphany

Three Kings (l-r) Selassie Kirugu, Ryan Francis, and Jaden Rosario present gold, frankincense and myrrh.
Photo by Laura Stone

A Three Kings Day celebration was held at the Owen Dolen Recreation Center in Westcheseter Square on Friday, January 9. The feast saw the biblical story of the epiphany enacted by local children, and included popular figures like Mary, Joseph, and of course the Three Wise Men in what is an annual tradition.

Mary was played by Uchenna Obumneme-Akuieme (l) and Joseph played by Anthony Francis.
Photo by Laura Stone

Reach Reporter Patrick Rocchio at (718) 260–4597. E-mail him at procc‌hio@c‌ngloc‌al.com. Follow him on Twitter @patrickfrocchio.
The cast included the Three Wise Men, Mary, Joseph, angels, North Star, villagers, and animals.
Photo by Laura Stone

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