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Tongva Workshop: Clapper Instruments

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Join us for a series of special events connected to our latest exhibit, “Tevaaxa’nga (Te-vaah-ha-nga) to Today: Stories of the Tongva People.” In this workshop, Tongva artist Craig Torres will guide participants in creating traditional clapper stick instruments from elderberry bush branches. This workshop is recommended for adults and children ages 8 and up.

About the Workshop Leader
Craig Torres is a consultant on the Tongva as well as an artist and cultural educator who often presents at schools, museums, culture and nature centers, as well as state and government agencies. Torres is also part of the Chia Cafe Collective, which is a grassroots group of Southern California tribal members committed to reviving Native foods, medicines, culture and community.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Event Cost:

Organizer

Rancho Los Cerritos
Phone:
(562) 206-2040
Email:
rancho@rancholoscerritos.org
Website:
https://www.rancholoscerritos.org/

Venue

Rancho Los Cerritos
4600 Virginia Rd
Long Beach, 90807 United States
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Phone:
(562) 206-2040
Website:
https://www.rancholoscerritos.org