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Drum-making workshop, flute event set

Posted on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 5:46 pm

Mark Barfoot of Fayetteville will present a flute performance and then lead a Native American drum-making workshop this week.

The flute performance will be held 7-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center, 303 South Main Ave. Admission is $10.

The drum-making workshop will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, and continue from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21. The cost is $250 per person, with 20% of that going to the Arts Center for use of the facility.

During the workshop, participants will learn how to make a Native American hand drum and beater. Participants will also receive a free drum bag and have the opportunity to learn from Barfoot American Indian culture and wolf clan teachings.