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Baobab Community 2018-19 Season

(stay tuned for regular updates or add your name to our monthly email newsletter list here)

Looking forward to drumming with you !

  • Monthly Friday night adult workshops, 7-9pm (the fourth Friday of every month beginning Sept 28)
  • Classes for ages 7-12 are Wednesdays 6:15-7:15 -starts Sept 19 & Jan 16
  • Rehearsals for our Youth Group (ages 12-18) are Wednesdays 4:30-6pm

(more info on our classes page)  All programming takes place at St George’s Church Community Room 415 Piccadilly Ave unless otherwise noted.



Saturday November 24th, 7:30pm Concert

Traditional drum & dance music from Ghana, and percussion compositions from Steve Reich and Bob Becker

Featuring Baobab Youth Performers , Carleton University West African Rhythm Ensemble and the Laurier University Percussion Ensemble

with special guest Nani Agbeli  Director of West African Arts, Cal Arts USA

Location: Kailash Mital Theatre, Carleton University (use parking in lot #1) Click HERE for info on location

Admission at the door: $20 Students and Seniors $10





More 2018-19 events coming soon…..


IMG_8814Summer Drum Camp for ages 7-12

August 12-16, 2019 from 9am-4pm

Location: Baobab Community Space, St George’s Church 415 Piccadilly Ave, Ottawa (Island Park & Wellington)

Activities include: West African drumming, singing, movement, visual art and cultural exploration. The week culminates in a food and performance celebration! We only hold camp one week in the summer so we put all our energy into creating a very special week!

Cost $225 (includes instruments and supplies) Some subsidized spots available.