Northwest Folklife Rhythm Tent - May 24-27 Seattle Center

4 days of awesome music! 21 workshops and 4 nights of Open Drum & Dance



One-Day Seminar: Introduction to Drum Circle Facilitation

June 1, 2019

One, Two, Let’s All Play!  Join ‘Jamtown’ John Hayden with Jim Boneau in a 4 hour introduction to drum circle facilitation. We’ll identify the steps to facilitate a rhythm-based event and practice skills to reinforce understanding.  Walk away with the confidence, tools and inspiration to lead your community or specific population on amazing musical journeys.  $40 

Lake City Journey Christian Church 2-6pm more


Ongoing Tuesday Night Hand Drum in Edmonds
Multipart rhythms and small percussion play - fun - low stress - and GOOD for your heart, mind and spirit! 
Beginner 6:15p, Intermediate 7-8:15p. At my home studio. $100 for 8 class card, drum rental $5, meets most Tuesdays, check in in-advance for your first class for directions and schedule. or 206.632.9136

First Thursday Community Drum   7-8:30pm

 A monthly event for all ages. It's a free drum circle provided by Seattle World Percussion Society (SWPS) and hosted by Lake City Christian Church. Your drums and facilitator will be provided. Join us and share your spirit! Each month a different program will explore personal and group drum/rhythm dynamics. 

Visit Facebook/SeattleWorldPercussionSociety for current event info. 7-8:30pm.





DrumSTRONG   May 2, 2019   7-8:30pm

Check back for 2020 info!

Seems we have all been affected by cancer-

– personally or someone we love. Thing is, cancer is always bad news --  unless you beat it.

You’re invited to BEAT cancer at drumSTRONG Seattle featuring 90 minutes of continuous play. Expect a powerful shared experience. Even if it’s your first time, express yourself through a drum.  Connect to new friends and re-member your own cancer story. We also join DrumSTRONG and a network of drum circles around the world.


All proceeds benefiting  STRONG Against Cancer - a Seattle Children’s research project.

- All levels welcome ~ rhythmically-curious friends and family!
- Drums, percussion, and basic instruction provided  
- John Hayden will be your host and share facilitator duties