Percussion and Drum Workshops

Sat, April 13, 2019 2:00 P.M. Add to your calendar
Music Department at Parkway Central Library

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.

Reserve your spot for these FREE workshops on Eventbrite:

Music Department, Free Library of Philadelphia
Parkway Central Library, First Floor
1901 Vine Street 
Philadelphia, PA

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.

Adult Workshops and Enrichment Live Performances Music

Music Department
Room 126

Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Upcoming Events at Music Department

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Monday, February 25, 2019
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Saturday, March 16, 2019

Upcoming Workshops and Enrichment Events

Thursday, February 21, 2019
Friday, February 22, 2019
Saturday, February 23, 2019