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Let's Drum for a Cause...Let's Drum for MS

  • May 4, 2014 · 1:00 PM
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It is always a great thing to participate for causes, and get involved with many of the issues of society today. I would like to invite you all to Let's Drum for a cause...Let's Drum for MS. As of 2008 between 2 and 2.5 million people are affected globally by this disease, and there is no known cure. Treatments and medications only attempt to improve funcntion after an attack, and also prevent new attacks from occuring.  

     I think this would be a great opportunity to come out and drum, supporting people around the world living with MS. Proceeds and Donations from this meetup will be going to the MS Society, and any donation is welcome. If we have a nice amount of people we can take a nice group pic!, and let everybody, incuding the MS Society, know how exactly we participated. Let's bring out our good spirits, and let's Drum to make a difference!  

     Please bring any drum, or small instrument you may have, inculding as many extras you have to provide for your fellow members. We will try our best to provide a drum, or small instrument for anyone that does not have. We have plenty of chairs, but you can bring one of your own if you would like to. Also, please feel free to bring a beverage, food, or snack! ....We hope you will join us for this Drum for MS....Hope to see you there!

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  • Chris L.

    And a Huge Thanks to Brian for letting me have this event take place with BDC! Thanks Brian!

    May 4, 2014

  • Chris L.

    Just wanted to thank everybody who came out to Let's Drum for a Cause...Let's Drum for MS!..It was nice to see some regular members, and new members as well. I thought we sounded great, and had some really nice rhythms going!..Thanks for supporting the cause everyone. Donations will be sent out this week, on behalf of Brooklyn Drum Circles, and if we happen to receive any kind of nice response, or donation certificate of some sort from the MS Society, I will certainly let everyone know! I hope to see you all soon at another meetup! Thanks everyone!

    May 4, 2014

  • Larry F

    Hey Brian, look out. Chris did a bang up job in your absence ;)

    1 · May 4, 2014

    • Chris L.

      lol...Great to see you Larry, and the same for Sara....Thanks...Great Time!

      May 4, 2014

  • Chris L.

    Hello everyone, I will see you all at tomorrows Jam!..Please try your best to be on time, so we can all start together as a group! Looking foward to jamming with all of you!..

    May 3, 2014

    • Larry F

      Hi Chris, looking forward to seeing, and playing with you all. We should do this every other week. I'm trying to get a friend to come tomorrow for the cause. See you tomorrow

      1 · May 3, 2014

    • Chris L.

      Hi Larry, Thanks!, If you could bring an extra guest that would be great..Same here, looking foward!

      May 3, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Sorry to miss this Chris but I have another music event already planned this day. Hope your jam goes great and see you next time.

    1 · April 29, 2014

    • Chris L.

      Thanks Mike, we will definitley miss you there..Sounds good, we'll see you next time around!

      April 29, 2014

  • Miriam

    Is this at the studio or prospect park?

    April 28, 2014

    • Chris L.

      Hi Miriam, This one will be at Battalion Studios...Hope to see you there!

      1 · April 28, 2014

  • Brian

    Have a gig or else I'd be there. Enjoy everyone!

    2 · April 22, 2014

    • Chris L.

      Thanks Brian, wish you could make it out...See you on Sunday!..

      April 23, 2014

  • Andrew C.

    Good thing man :) but I'm doing the NYC 5 Boro Bike Tour - about 45 miles in all 5 Boros on my bike with 32,000 other people from all over the world are doing this. You'll do this fund raiser again another time perhaps?

    April 17, 2014

    • Andrew C.

      Hey Stevie - been what seems like forever since we played and miss it. Hope you'll be able to attend THIS group during the Summer !!!

      April 19, 2014

    • Brian

      That's inspring Andrew!

      April 22, 2014

  • Chris L.

    The extras we have are:

    1 Cajon ( Box Drum)
    1 Large Djembe
    1 Small Standing Festival Djembe w/ strap, and some small instruments that will be provided.

    Thanks to the RSVP's so far!..If you do not have a Drum or a small instrument to play, this is what we have for you! Come on down and join us!

    April 20, 2014

  • StevieDebe

    I have another meetup scheduled for that day. Sounds like worthy cause.

    2 · April 18, 2014

    • Chris L.

      Thanks alot Stevie, it's a great thing to be involved in for sure...sorry you can't make it out..Hope to see you at the next one!

      April 18, 2014

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