DJDJ & Rhythm Rhyders Events 2017

NEW EVENTS

July 1st – Raven’s Drum Circle for 2017 – Canada 150 –
United Beats

Please see the KDC Facebook page event invite.

Dashiki work, drum and chair brought, wear Canada baseball hat supplied by Raven.

Set up is 10:20 for an 11:00 a.m. start for the Canada 150 Drum Circle.

Between the Sandman Center and the Playground. Grass Stage area of Riverside Park. By Booth # 40 belonging to KAC. To the left of the play ground and in front of the Grass Stage is where we are setting up.

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June 21st DJDJ Drummers for Aboriginal Day Entertainment at Riverside Park Band shell. 

Metis Society invite to KDC to perform.

Time TBA  – wear dashiki, dark pant..capri etc.  Dress professional and festive.

Bring drum and chair and toys and wear dashiki.

Stay tuned to the event invite on DJDJ Drummers Facebook

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June 12th DJDJ Drum Party and Drum Time  5 – 9 pm

Phone for the Venue. 250 318 0963

Agenda; snacks, drum time focus on new ensembles, supper and party time

Bring an appetizer for a shared supper, Bring your swim gear

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June 5th Monday evening 6 – 8:30 phone 250 318 0963 for the Venue.

DRUM TIME- drum circle, energy gathering, and new ensembles

Focus is on new ensembles and accents with shakers and rhythm sticks

Fee is $5

 

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PAST EVENTS

May 25th DJDJ– Interactive Entertainment at the Kamloops Seniors Village

2 pm – 2:45 or 3 pm African Theme

 

 

May 26th Raven – Downtown Drum Circle – Interactive for Community Passing by.

Time 4 – 6 pm, 340 Victoria St.

 

 Friday May 26th – 4 – 6 pm. Free Drum Circle – Beats in the Street! 340 Victoria St. (Boston Pizza Area) Come on down and sit by drum and find your groove! There’ll be a dozen chairs and drums downtown just waiting for you to say hey it’s time for some fun on drum! This event is sponsored by KDC and the City of Kamloops. – Entertainment in the Street. THANK YOU to the city for sponsoring entertainment downtown!


PAST EVENTS 

Thursday morning, January 19th Hamlets at Westsyde.

Hi drummers, I’m facilitating a Drum Circle for the Hamlets Residents on Thurs. Jan. 19th at 10:30 until 11:45. All drummers are welcome to attend and join the unique groove of the Hamlets Residents! Check in at the front desk and go to the community room down the hall.

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Saturday morning, January 21st  Henry Grube Center, N Kamloops

DJDJ Performs for the 11th Annual ABC Literacy Celebration at the Henry Grube Center. 9am – 12:30pm at the Henry Grube Education Centre. The theme this year is ‘Under the Sea’.

DJDJ Drummers play from 11:15 UNTIL 11:35 am  – approximate time

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Saturday night, January 21st  from 7:30 to 10 pm

Barnhartvale Coffee House – Rhythm Rhyders will be participating in the Open Mic Event. Come and check out this great coffee house of local talent. Sign Up is 7 pm. Show starts at 7:30.

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Friday night,  January 27 6 PM – 7:30 PM  Lansdowne Village, KAC Room
FREE DRUM CIRCLE – Rhythm Fun With The Drum with the K.D.C. – UJAMMA

Kamloops Drum Connection is sponsoring a free community drum circle event to celebrate “Unplug and Play” week in Kamloops. We will drum, bop, shake, dance, hula hoop, sing, and play games. Please don’t wear any hand or wrist jewellery.

Please register with Raven so we can have a chair ready for you. Instruments are provided. Please bring your own percussion if you have a drum etc. We are playing in the Lansdowne Village Kamloops Arts Council Room. #204 Lansdowne Village, behind the elevator by Booster Juice.
Email djembedjango@hotmail.com to reserve chairs. Thanks!
PLEASE SHARE.
PLEASE LIKE the KDC Facebook page!

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Friday night, Feb. 10th 6 – 7:30 pm, UJAMMA at Lansdowne Mall, Room 204

UJAMMA – K.D.C’s community drum circle for all ages

Red, pink, white theme!

SEE Facbook Events Calendar for info and registration. Please press going.

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Monday February 13th FAMILY DAY at KTCC from 10 – 2 pm

Set up is from 9:15 til 10 a.m.

Roles are to host a PR  – KDC promo table with bus cards and instruments and host an ongoing lightly facilitated drum circle.

See the DJDJ page for the Event Invite and the post with the poll as to who is working when on that day.

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Thursday morning, February 23rd Hamlets at Westsyde, Facilitated by Raven

Hi drummers, I’m facilitating a Drum Circle for the Hamlets Residents on Thurs. at 10:30 until 11:45. All drummers are welcome to attend and join the unique groove of the Hamlets Residents! Check in at the front desk and go to the community room down the hall.

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Saturday, Feb. 25th Girl Guides – DJDJ Entertainment and Workshop

Details TBA

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Friday afternoon, March 3rd Overlander Entertainment by DJDJ

Djembe Django will be entertaining for about an hour at Overlander Care Home.

1:30 til 2:30. Arrive by one please. Dashiki, drums, chairs, and toys!

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Friday night, March 3rd  6:45 on stage ready to drum til 7:20 pm – Vagina Monologues

RHYTHM RHYDERS are performing for about 30 minutes as pre VM stage show.

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Friday night, March 17th 6 – 7:30 pm, UJAMMA at Lansdowne Mall, Room 204

UJAMMA – K.D.C’s community drum circle for all ages

Green Theme!

SEE Facbook Events Calendar for info and registration. Please press going.

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Thursday morning, March 23rd Hamlets at Westsyde.

Hi drummers, I’m facilitating a Drum Circle for the Hamlets Residents on Thurs. at 10:30 until 11:45. All drummers are welcome to attend and join the unique groove of the Hamlets Residents! Check in at the front desk and go to the community room down the hall.

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Friday night, March 31st , 7 pm – 8:45 pm, St. Paul’s Cathedral, 360 Nicola St.

Kamloops Drum Connection – will be entertaining at the Benefit Concert along with many other performers from the community of Kamloops.

  • DJDJ doing background rhythms before and after the concert.
  • Rhythm Rhyders performing a stage act. 15 minutes.

 Benefit Concert for the “Chris Rose Therapy for Autism”

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Thursday morning, April 27th Hamlets at Westsyde.

Hi drummers, I’m facilitating a Drum Circle for the Hamlets Residents on Thurs. at 10:30 until 11:45. All drummers are welcome to attend and join the unique groove of the Hamlets Residents! Check in at the front desk and go to the community room down the hall.

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