Tag Archives: Northwest Arkansas

Way Cool For School : Leverett Elementary

Yesterday we brought AFRICA IN THE OZARKS to students at Leverett Elementary School in Fayetteville.  What a BLAST!! We owe big kudos to Principal Cheryl Putnam, teacher Karen Bley, the PTO, and ADVENTURE SUBARU for providing the funding, the willingness, … Continue reading

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Way Cool For School : Washington Elementary

Yesterday we brought AFRICA IN THE OZARKS to students at Washington Elementary in Fayetteville.  What a BLAST!! We owe big kudos to Principal Ashley Garcia and ADVENTURE SUBARU for providing the funding, the willingness, and the legwork to bring our … Continue reading

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Announcing Fifth Annual Africa In The Ozarks 2012

We are baaaaack!  This year, with the full program of performances, classes, parade, African market, and dinner. Save the Dates:  Thurs. May 3 – Sun. May 6, 2012 Eureka Springs, Arkansas Check out our fantastic videos here. We are jumping! … Continue reading

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Big September Drum-Circle Party Homage Grand Opening Fun

This month’s drum circle will be special.  They all are, of course, but this one is extra-special, for lots of extra reasons. It rained. We want to remember our friend Thom.  We missed the big community wake last week and … Continue reading

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Last Drum Circle of the Year: Fabulous

Anybody reading this blog needs to know that the last drum circle of 2010 in Eureka Springs, this past Saturday, was a roar. People, you simply MUST take the chance to play with Angelo and Jean-Claude anytime you can.  It’s … Continue reading

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Dance Class, Drum Circle — Happening Things in Fayetteville Last Night

Turns out things really might just take time.  Last night dance class was wonderful.  We welcomed two returning beauties and two new ones.  And then drum circle did happen after all, and it was big loud fun. It’s about the … Continue reading

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Oh! Nostalgia for Festival sur le Niger, Segou, Mali

Friends, this morning a message showed up in my mailbox about the next Segou festival of  music, dance, puppets, and culture, in Mali, West Africa.  I couldn’t resist passing on this news to you all.  Groups of us attended this … Continue reading

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