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Beat of the Streets: Drumming Workshop

Beat of the Streets: Drumming Workshop

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

You'll be co-hosted by Lise and KC, both U-turn staff and experienced drummers. They hold therapeutic drumming circles for 1000 homeless people every year at U-turn's Service Centre. Lise and KC will take you on an experiential journey of using hand-drumming as a therapeutic tool, while explaining how drumming helps build toward U-turn's pathway out of homelessness.
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About U-turn Homeless Ministries

U-turn Homeless Ministries equips the homeless with skills to overcome homelessness. We're a Christian based organisation with a phased programme, crafted over 21 years, that moves from meeting basic needs, to drug and alcohol rehabilitation support, to work-based training. Drumming circles is one of the activities we use to ignite hope for change amongst our first phase clients.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to U-turn Homeless Ministries. .

What we’ll do

Drumming boosts healing, while reducing tension and anxiety. You'll join a beginners therapeutic drumming workshop with KC and Lise, who'll share their passion for drumming as a powerful tool to ignite change in our first phase homeless clients. They'll also weave in U-turn's story with laughter, music, and some light snacks. While the workshop is aimed at beginners, anyone and everyone will…

What else you should know

You may be joined by our first phase homeless and formerly homeless clients who may share their story, as well as local South Africans.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Light snacks
Drinks
Non-alcoholic drinks A range of sodas and fruit juices
Equipment
Djembe Drums

What to bring

Comfortable clothing
A warm sweater (it gets cold in Cape Town)

Where you'll be

The drumming workshop takes place at our U-turn Service Centre - this is the start of our pathway out of homelessness where the homeless access meal and clothing during the day. However, the workshop is after hours. You may be joined by our first phase homeless and formerly homeless clients who may share their story, as well as local South Africans.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. As a drumming circle relies on multiple people, we ask for a minimum of 2 people per booking. Anyone is welcome, even those who feel they have no sense of…

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

What to bring

Comfortable clothing

More tips

You may be joined by our first phase homeless and formerly homeless clients who may share their story, as well as local South Africans.

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Beat of the Streets: Drumming Workshop
New experience
£32/person
New experience
£32/person