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10 Billion Beats For Peace

Join us and a few hundred friends for 

10 Billion Beats for Peace - Madison on Friday, September 20 at 6:30pm on the Capitol steps at the State Street entrance in Madison.

This event is totally FREE and open to anyone who wants to spread Peace in the world. Families and children welcome, although you will be responsible for any children you bring. Respond to this e-mail if you'd like me to send you a pdf of the flier for you to post in order to spread the word. Rain location will be the Center for Conscious Living at 849 East Washington Ave. Check our facebook event page for updates at: https://www.facebook.com/events/356600167752338/

We will start drumming around 6:40 pm and go until after 8pm

. Bring a drum or percussion instrument. If you don't have any, bring some wooden spoons or a couple of sticks... or a bucket...be creative! We will also have a limited number of drums available to use. Pete Calgaro will be leading the drumming, along with Elmore Lawson, the Twin Hearts Drum Circle with their huge grandmother drum, Deenah Givens and Garrett Walters. Here is a link to the chant we will sing to start and end the event.

https://soundcloud.com/petecalgaro/10-billion-beats-for-peace

Our intention is to use the act of drumming to spread the wave of Peace, in ourselves and in the world.

We start drumming in the Central Time Zone and then hand-off the drumming to the Mountain Time Zone at 8pm.

The event ends in the Eastern Time Zone on Saturday the 21st. Be a part of history! 10 Billion Beats is a worldwide event to circle the earth with a resounding rhythm of unity for all peoples, all faiths, all nations, all hopes and dreams. By joining in celebration with others,we will send a wave of focused intent through every time zone around the globe. Please join us! Invite your friends! Share this invitation with anyone you think may be interested. Won't you join us for Peace? We thank you and the world thanks you!

Pete Calgaro, Garrett Walters, Deenah Givens, Elmore Lawson, Lauranne Bailey, Twin Hearts Drum Circle, Rhythm of Life Drum Circle





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  • Bob S

    Small gathering, maybe 150 people all told, including spontaneous drummers. I loved hearing the voice of the grandmother drum; and appreciate the leadership of her drummers.

    September 22, 2013

  • Roslyn P.

    Sounds awesome to all be drumming all over the country at the same time wow. Sounds like World Peace to me :))))

    August 15, 2013

    • Susan S.

      And all over the world! Ends tomorrow Eastern Standard Time on Sat. 21st.

      September 20, 2013

  • Alina M. H.

    Bringing my daughter! She made her own oatmeal box drum as part of her homeschooling work today, plus she's bringing her hoop and she's totally stoked!

    September 20, 2013

    • Susan S.

      Awesome! See you then to you and your daughter.

      September 20, 2013

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