This coming weekend, Fri Oct 23rd & Sat Oct 24th, griot (traditional story-teller & musician) Kocassale Dioubate, of the Mandingo tribe from Western Africa, will be visiting Cortes Island to facilitate west african drum and dance workshops as well as a special kids hour of cultural fun & education with story-telling and participative musical entertainment. Workshops are welcome to drummers & dancers of all levels, and people are welcome to sign-up for one, some, or all of the workshops. Schedule : Fri Oct 23rd : Kids hour 3 - 4 pm * Drum 6 - 7:30 pm * Dance 7:30 - 9 pm * Sat Oct 24th : Drum 10 - 11:30 am * Dance 11:30 am - 1 pm * Drum 3 - 4:30 pm * Doundoun Drum 7 - 8:30 pm * Location : 757 Salmonberry Lane * for info & sign-up please contact Claudia ph#250-935-6848 * for more info on Koca check out www.beresanke.com
* We hope to see you there for a rhythmic weekend of fun!!