Jacky Essombe of of Dancing Africa leads Laronde Elementary students through a traditional dance.

Jacky Essombe of of Dancing Africa leads Laronde Elementary students through a traditional dance.

African culture celebrated at Laronde

A celebration of French-speaking African countries culminated Friday with traditional dancing.

Jacky Essombe of Dancing Africa led Laronde Elementary students through traditional dances Friday, culminating a week-long celebration of French-speaking African countries.

Other activities at the South Surrey school included drumming and a chance to sample African food.