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    Free First Saturday Percussion & Drum Workshops

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Music Department

    1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    • Saturday February 1st 2020, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
    • Saturday March 7th 2020, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
    • Saturday April 4th 2020, 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Join Karen Smith and the Free Library's Music Department for a third season of percussion and drum workshops every first Saturday of the month! The series opens with a special Black History program featuring master hand drummer Pape Demba Samb on February 1st!

    Program starts at 2:00 PM, drop in anytime before 3:30 PM! Musicians at any skill level are welcome and encouraged.

    Karen Smith is lead percussionist and artistic director for Weez the Peeples Collective & Sistahs Laying Down Hands. Her play Where are the Tubmans? premiered at Rowan University in March 2018.

    Reserve your spot for these FREE workshops on Eventbrite:

    Accessibility Information

    Accessibility: A wheelchair ramp is located at the Library’s Wood Street entrance. There are multiple public elevators in the building
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