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Rootead in Youth

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Presented by Rootead at Salvation Army, Kalamazoo MI

Jan 11 2020
Feb 15 2020
Rootead in Youth

Registration for Rootead in Youth Winter Session is now OPEN! Sign your child(ren) up for Saturday West African Drum & Dance classes!

Rootead in Youth Sessions is a 6 – week youth program that offers Traditional West African Drum & Dance classes on Saturdays. Through out the 6-week session, students learn more about African culture, learn traditional West African rhythms and dance, and meet new friends. They also have a showcase at the end where students will be able to present what they learned to family and friends in the community.

*Last session we focused on dance – we will integrate more cultural aspects this time!


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2-5 year olds $35 (entire 6-week session)

6-13 year olds $50 (entire 6-week session)

Contact: 269-720-9200


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Additional time info:

Rootead in Youth Showcase will be February 22nd at 1pm. Opened to the community!

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Salvation Army

1700 S Burdick Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

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We are open to the public, M-Th from 10 am – 4 pm. Please note social distancing measures are in place and masks are required. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and for helping us to keep everyone safe and healthy.

At this time our staff is working on a staggered schedule with some of us in the office and others working remote. We are also making every effort to update events as we become aware of changes, however please check with individual event organizers for the latest information about cancellations.

Thank you for your generous support of our programs.


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