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    Percussion and Drum Workshops

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Music Department

    1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Saturday March 2nd 2019 to Saturday March 2nd 2019

    • Saturdays

      2:00PM to 4:00PM

    • And the following dates:

      Saturday March 16th 2019 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM

      Saturday April 13th 2019 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM

      Saturday May 18th 2019 from 2:00PM to 4:00PM

    The Free Library’s Music Department presents a new series of FREE workshops. The series will kick off with a visit from the Sistahs Laying Down Hands ensemble, led by Karen Smith (also of Weez the Peeples Collective), an all-woman percussive poetry, storytelling, dance, and
    drumming troupe.

    Programs start at 2:00 PM, and musicians at any skill level are welcome!

    Karen Smith is lead percussionist and artistic director for Weez the Peeples Collective & Sistahs Laying Down Hands, an all-woman percussive poetry, storytelling, dance and drumming troupe. Her play Legacy 2: Where are the Tubman's? Premiered in Rowan University in March, and Library patrons might also know her for her work on the popular Mysterious Travelers concert series.
    Accessability: A wheelchair ramp is located at the Library’s Wood Street entrance, and a public elevator is located next to the building’s northeast courtyard.
    Music Department

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