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DJEMBE! School of African Drumming in Riverwest

Drumming classes w/Steve Negasi Willis, Master Drummer and Veteran member of Ko-thi Dance Company. Learn Djembe drumming hands-on techniques. Develop individualized solo and traditional group drumming rhythms including the Jun Jun (bass drum). Drum classes start out as fundamental technique and evolve into high-energy workouts! Student community performances scheduled for the summer! *Classes are On-going* Just pay per class! *Youth Classes age 6-12years $7 Saturday 11-Noon Teen/Adult 13 and up $10 *Saturday from Noon-1pm Contact Tanya for details @ 263-0640 Hip Hop Social Club This club is a creative outlet for teens into Hip Hop Culture. Try your hand at dee- jaying, breakdancing, and writing lyrics! Roc the Mic w/ Milwaukee’s premiere Hip Hop Artists & Baddest Dee Jays! Explore the misunderstood art of graffiti! Learn about the industry’s career opportunities and what it takes to make it in the business. Join us also for Listen 2 the Lyrics as local rap artists help us breakdown and discuss the messages in the music we listen to. Free to teens 13yrs-18yrs Tuesday from 7-9 pm Contact Tanya for details @ 263-0640 Alaiyo’s Rhythm Dance Workshop w/ Charlyn Austin You can be Poetry In Motion! Discover your own inner rhythm or just cut loose and learn new dance moves. Participants have fun exploring space, atmosphere, momentum and creative individual _expression and will choreograph and present a performance of African, Modern, and Lyrical dance. Current May Classes focus on Traditional African Dances & Culture and includes creating performance costumes & props! Community performances this summer! Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm FEES range from FREE to only $5 per class!! *Coming soon…Free Martial Arts Classes in Riverwest! Classes for all ages available! Contact Tanya for details @ 263-0640 Saturday Art Amazing Workshop A fun time for the whole family! Join us for crazy crafts and amazing take-home art projects created in the spirit of recycling. Imagination turns junk into beautiful treasures! Jewelry-making, painting, pottery, wood working, and more! Create art work to exhibit at the COA Urban Arts Showcase in August! FREE, All Ages Saturdays, Noon-1pm Donations to buy supplies welcome! Call Tanya for details @ 263-0640