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Welcome to Adventures in Rhythm's FAMILY DRUM CIRCLE group!

Family Drum Circles are geared to families with small children. We meet weekly on Tuesdays at 9:15am at Cinnabar Theater in Petaluma - located at 3333 Petaluma Blvd N (at Corona). Free Parking is available.

All drums and instruments will be provided each week. No prior musical experience necessary to participate.

The drop in fee for this meetup is $15 per family - payable by cash, credit card or check (to Marianne Riddle)

* Sibling Policy: $5 per additional sibling /extra friend

* FREE TRIAL CLASS for new parents with infants 4 months old and younger. Come! Get out of the house, meet others with little ones and enjoy healing rhythm with your new baby in a welcoming, fun space.

More about the Program:
These fun weekly rhythmic playdates are geared to families looking for something 'different' in a music class for their infants & small children (ages birth – 5yrs). ADVENTURES in RHYTHM provides the opportunity to let l you find your own grooves while playing hand drums & making REAL music along with your little ones.

Holding the classroom space as a safe and supportive environment, your facilitator, Marianne Riddle offers a structured, yet flexible program - where all levels of learning are supported. In addition to group drumming, participants of ALL ages engage in expressive movement though rhythmic play and dance as well as enjoy a community of rhythmic little ones, creative parents & caregivers. Each class is a perfect blend of music and rhythmic learning activities, exploration & listening experiences. There is something to be enjoyed by everyone: from the littlest participants (birth-age 5) to the loving grown ups who come to have fun and express themselves musically. Grandparents & Nannies are always welcomed!

Instruments provided for classroom use include beautiful REMO hand drums & a variety of percussion instruments. Each class runs no longer than 60 minutes in length.

*ADVENTURES in RHYTHM is an independent music program, non affiliated with Cinnabar Theater.

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Early Childhood Family Drum Circle in Petaluma

Cinnabar Theater

ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM offers families a perfect blend of group drumming and rhythmic learning activities, instrument exploration & listening experiences - all which support infants/children in their overall physical and cognitive development while promoting brain stimulation. Research has shown that group drumming benefits physical/emotional health, releases stress and supports wellness for the entire family. As parents, it's important to remember self-care and to manage your own stress levels. Exposure to rhythm will re-set and re-align all of your family's body/emotional systems in a positive way! When you arrive to the classroom, a roomful of beautiful REMO hand drums & a variety of world percussion instruments will be available for everyone's enjoyment. Each class runs approx. 60 minutes in length. No prior musical experience is required. There will be musical activities to be enjoyed by everyone: from the youngest participants (birth-age 5) to the loving adults who bring them to have fun and express themselves musically. Weaving mindfulness into the circle, Mz Marianne will conclude each class with age-appropriate meditative quiet time so everyone leaves feeling grounded and relaxed, ready to take on the day on a positive beat. Holding the classroom space as a safe and supportive environment, your experienced facilitator, Marianne Riddle offers structured, yet flexible family music programs where all levels of learning are supported. She founded ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM in 2009 and has been a professional drummer for over 35 years. PROGRAM DETAILS: WHERE? Cinnabar Theater Studio -- 3333 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma CA 94952 WHEN? TUESDAY MORNINGS AT 9:15am (one hour class) COST? $15 per caregiver/child pair (Add $5 per additional crawling/walking child - babes in arms FREE) Pre-Paid Five Class Bundle = $75 (redeemable @ ANY scheduled class in 2019) ** Class fees are payable by cash, major credit card or check (to Marianne Riddle) 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE: JANUARY – 8, 15, 29 (no class on 1/22) FEBRUARY – 5, 12, 19, 26 MARCH – 5, 12, 26 (NO CLASS ON 3/19 = SPRING BREAK) APRIL – 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 MAY – 7, 14, 21, 28 JUNE - Off for Summer Break JUNE – OFF for Summer Break JULY – OFF for Summer Break AUG – OFF for Summer Break SEPTEMBER – 10, 17, 24 OCTOBER – 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 NOVEMBER – 5, 12, 19 (NO CLASS ON 11/26 = FALL BREAK) DECEMBER – 3, 10, 17 ADDITIONAL NOTES: ** FREE TRIAL CLASS for new parents with infants 4 months old and younger ** RSVP is appreciated - but never necessary... be spontanious! If you have further questions: email: [masked] or text[masked] *ADVENTURES in RHYTHM is an independent music program, non affiliated with Cinnabar Theater.

Early Childhood Family Drum Circle in Petaluma

Cinnabar Theater

ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM offers families a perfect blend of group drumming and rhythmic learning activities, instrument exploration & listening experiences - all which support infants/children in their overall physical and cognitive development while promoting brain stimulation. Research has shown that group drumming benefits physical/emotional health, releases stress and supports wellness for the entire family. As parents, it's important to remember self-care and to manage your own stress levels. Exposure to rhythm will re-set and re-align all of your family's body/emotional systems in a positive way! When you arrive to the classroom, a roomful of beautiful REMO hand drums & a variety of world percussion instruments will be available for everyone's enjoyment. Each class runs approx. 60 minutes in length. No prior musical experience is required. There will be musical activities to be enjoyed by everyone: from the youngest participants (birth-age 5) to the loving adults who bring them to have fun and express themselves musically. Weaving mindfulness into the circle, Mz Marianne will conclude each class with age-appropriate meditative quiet time so everyone leaves feeling grounded and relaxed, ready to take on the day on a positive beat. Holding the classroom space as a safe and supportive environment, your experienced facilitator, Marianne Riddle offers structured, yet flexible family music programs where all levels of learning are supported. She founded ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM in 2009 and has been a professional drummer for over 35 years. PROGRAM DETAILS: WHERE? Cinnabar Theater Studio -- 3333 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma CA 94952 WHEN? TUESDAY MORNINGS AT 9:15am (one hour class) COST? $15 per caregiver/child pair (Add $5 per additional crawling/walking child - babes in arms FREE) Pre-Paid Five Class Bundle = $75 (redeemable @ ANY scheduled class in 2019) ** Class fees are payable by cash, major credit card or check (to Marianne Riddle) 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE: JANUARY – 8, 15, 29 (no class on 1/22) FEBRUARY – 5, 12, 19, 26 MARCH – 5, 12, 26 (NO CLASS ON 3/19 = SPRING BREAK) APRIL – 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 MAY – 7, 14, 21, 28 JUNE - Off for Summer Break JUNE – OFF for Summer Break JULY – OFF for Summer Break AUG – OFF for Summer Break SEPTEMBER – 10, 17, 24 OCTOBER – 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 NOVEMBER – 5, 12, 19 (NO CLASS ON 11/26 = FALL BREAK) DECEMBER – 3, 10, 17 ADDITIONAL NOTES: ** FREE TRIAL CLASS for new parents with infants 4 months old and younger ** RSVP is appreciated - but never necessary... be spontanious! If you have further questions: email: [masked] or text[masked] *ADVENTURES in RHYTHM is an independent music program, non affiliated with Cinnabar Theater.

Early Childhood Family Drum Circle in Petaluma

Cinnabar Theater

ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM offers families a perfect blend of group drumming and rhythmic learning activities, instrument exploration & listening experiences - all which support infants/children in their overall physical and cognitive development while promoting brain stimulation. Research has shown that group drumming benefits physical/emotional health, releases stress and supports wellness for the entire family. As parents, it's important to remember self-care and to manage your own stress levels. Exposure to rhythm will re-set and re-align all of your family's body/emotional systems in a positive way! When you arrive to the classroom, a roomful of beautiful REMO hand drums & a variety of world percussion instruments will be available for everyone's enjoyment. Each class runs approx. 60 minutes in length. No prior musical experience is required. There will be musical activities to be enjoyed by everyone: from the youngest participants (birth-age 5) to the loving adults who bring them to have fun and express themselves musically. Weaving mindfulness into the circle, Mz Marianne will conclude each class with age-appropriate meditative quiet time so everyone leaves feeling grounded and relaxed, ready to take on the day on a positive beat. Holding the classroom space as a safe and supportive environment, your experienced facilitator, Marianne Riddle offers structured, yet flexible family music programs where all levels of learning are supported. She founded ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM in 2009 and has been a professional drummer for over 35 years. PROGRAM DETAILS: WHERE? Cinnabar Theater Studio -- 3333 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma CA 94952 WHEN? TUESDAY MORNINGS AT 9:15am (one hour class) COST? $15 per caregiver/child pair (Add $5 per additional crawling/walking child - babes in arms FREE) Pre-Paid Five Class Bundle = $75 (redeemable @ ANY scheduled class in 2019) ** Class fees are payable by cash, major credit card or check (to Marianne Riddle) 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE: JANUARY – 8, 15, 29 (no class on 1/22) FEBRUARY – 5, 12, 19, 26 MARCH – 5, 12, 26 (NO CLASS ON 3/19 = SPRING BREAK) APRIL – 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 MAY – 7, 14, 21, 28 JUNE - Off for Summer Break JUNE – OFF for Summer Break JULY – OFF for Summer Break AUG – OFF for Summer Break SEPTEMBER – 10, 17, 24 OCTOBER – 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 NOVEMBER – 5, 12, 19 (NO CLASS ON 11/26 = FALL BREAK) DECEMBER – 3, 10, 17 ADDITIONAL NOTES: ** FREE TRIAL CLASS for new parents with infants 4 months old and younger ** RSVP is appreciated - but never necessary... be spontanious! If you have further questions: email: [masked] or text[masked] *ADVENTURES in RHYTHM is an independent music program, non affiliated with Cinnabar Theater.

Early Childhood Family Drum Circle in Petaluma

Cinnabar Theater

ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM offers families a perfect blend of group drumming and rhythmic learning activities, instrument exploration & listening experiences - all which support infants/children in their overall physical and cognitive development while promoting brain stimulation. Research has shown that group drumming benefits physical/emotional health, releases stress and supports wellness for the entire family. As parents, it's important to remember self-care and to manage your own stress levels. Exposure to rhythm will re-set and re-align all of your family's body/emotional systems in a positive way! When you arrive to the classroom, a roomful of beautiful REMO hand drums & a variety of world percussion instruments will be available for everyone's enjoyment. Each class runs approx. 60 minutes in length. No prior musical experience is required. There will be musical activities to be enjoyed by everyone: from the youngest participants (birth-age 5) to the loving adults who bring them to have fun and express themselves musically. Weaving mindfulness into the circle, Mz Marianne will conclude each class with age-appropriate meditative quiet time so everyone leaves feeling grounded and relaxed, ready to take on the day on a positive beat. Holding the classroom space as a safe and supportive environment, your experienced facilitator, Marianne Riddle offers structured, yet flexible family music programs where all levels of learning are supported. She founded ADVENTURES IN RHYTHM in 2009 and has been a professional drummer for over 35 years. PROGRAM DETAILS: WHERE? Cinnabar Theater Studio -- 3333 Petaluma Blvd N, Petaluma CA 94952 WHEN? TUESDAY MORNINGS AT 9:15am (one hour class) COST? $15 per caregiver/child pair (Add $5 per additional crawling/walking child - babes in arms FREE) Pre-Paid Five Class Bundle = $75 (redeemable @ ANY scheduled class in 2019) ** Class fees are payable by cash, major credit card or check (to Marianne Riddle) 2019 CLASS SCHEDULE: JANUARY – 8, 15, 29 (no class on 1/22) FEBRUARY – 5, 12, 19, 26 MARCH – 5, 12, 26 (NO CLASS ON 3/19 = SPRING BREAK) APRIL – 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 MAY – 7, 14, 21, 28 JUNE - Off for Summer Break JUNE – OFF for Summer Break JULY – OFF for Summer Break AUG – OFF for Summer Break SEPTEMBER – 10, 17, 24 OCTOBER – 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 NOVEMBER – 5, 12, 19 (NO CLASS ON 11/26 = FALL BREAK) DECEMBER – 3, 10, 17 ADDITIONAL NOTES: ** FREE TRIAL CLASS for new parents with infants 4 months old and younger ** RSVP is appreciated - but never necessary... be spontanious! If you have further questions: email: [masked] or text[masked] *ADVENTURES in RHYTHM is an independent music program, non affiliated with Cinnabar Theater.

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