Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Call for Volunteers!

We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help out at a really fun upcoming event:

Sunday, July 10 :: Beat the Drum...a Global Fusion Celebration at the Craft and Folk Art Museum

“Volunteering makes the heart grow stronger.”
--David Eisner, CEO, Corporation for National and Community Service

Read on for specifics...

Beat the Drum...a Global Fusion Celebration needs:

- 2 volunteers to help with set-up on the morning of Sunday July 10 (tables, chairs, signage, trash bins, water & snacks for performers). Specific times to be determined.

- 1-2 people to help with decorations, in the afternoon of July 10. Times TBD

- 2 volunteers to staff a percussion making table. Participants will make shakers (water bottles) filled with beans and rice. Just prior to and during the event, two shifts: 5-7pm and 7-9pm.

Beat the Drum is a multicultural celebration of drumming, happening on Sunday July 10, 6-8:30pm at the Craft and folk Art Museum (5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90036). The event will feature three drumming groups representing cultural traditions from around the globe. Participants are invited to bring their own percussion instruments, or make one at the event.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Folk Art Everywhere Project Manager, Heidi Zeller at 310.415.9451 OR heidi (at) folkarteverywhere (dot) com.

Thank you!