Activities at the Kids Corner will include a variety of family-oriented performances and workshops.
Caribbean Melange Radio, WIGO – 1570 am –The Light, The Atlanta Port of Spain Sister City Committee, and The Caribbean Cultural Associations present the Global diversity of the Caribbean Culture. Preserving the Caribbean multi-cultural tradition by coming together to entertain and inform you. Featuring: Mardi Gras Mask Making, Caribbean Folk Tales, Mini Kiddies Carnival, Face Painting, and "The Evolution Rappers” will entertain you with “Conscious Issues related with the YOUTH.” www.caribbeanmelange.com
Aviva is a local artist-activist who creates music to inspire, educate, and bring people together. Her band, Aviva and the Flying Penguins, are a diverse group of musicians who exude a contagious joy as they play and perform from the heart. Aviva, a prolific writer, actres, and dancer with a B.A. in Child Studies, has been a critically acclaimed composer since the age of eight. A multi-instrumentalist, she enjoys collaborating with many different artists with a range of cultural and stlyistic backgrounds, even you...an audience member, or shall we say 'co-creator'. Be prepared to unite in dance and song as you experience Aviva and the Flying Penguins!
Muse Circle provides music and movement classes for children from birth to age 12. Led by Thomas "Mr. V." Vinton and Flore Olivier-Vinton, the company promotes body-centered enrichment activities as a central vehicle for positive change in the world. During their workshop, children of all ages and their families are invited to interact with one another while singing, playing the body as an instrument, moving creatively and acting out a story. Participants can also learn about Muse Circle classes they can take, including Mr. Eric's and Mr. Michael's The Learning Groove (music and movement for toddlers), improvisational arts classes, French immersionand an electric kids' band that meets in a state-of-the-art recording studio.
Mark Poole has been a hand drummer for 20 years, working with children and special needs adults with the goal of self-awareness and peace through music.
Alan Dynin will offer a wonderful interactive music performance oriented toward 6-10 year olds!
MILLS GUITAR GROUP – MUSIC THERAPY FOR SENIOR ADULTS
Come listen to the soothing sounds of the Mills Fulton County Senior Facility’s guitar group…a prelude to the panel discussion on Disabilities Issues (1 – 2pm SOM 153A)
Workshops / Crafts include:
For questions, please contact Stephanie Murphy at