MANGA YOUTH CAMP
We have what children will need to enjoy a break.
ROOTS & RHYTHMS
No previous dance and drum experience needed and all skill levels are welcome and encouraged!
Campers will perform for their families and friends on the last day of camp.(N/A for this summer)
Summer is over, so is our summer camp, Children are back to school remotely or in person. It has been a very challenging break on all aspects , economic, financial, social. We want to thank all of you who were able to attend our virtual camp. We missed those who for any reasons weren't able to join us. Manga is committed to follow the guidelines until futher notice, therefore all activities and programs will be conducted virtually. We hope that your family saty safe and healthy.
Manga Camp Team
Sponsorship possible . Call 404-462-5723 or email for more details.
The class incorporates knowledge of different beats and rhythms and promotes coordination between the dances and the musical beats of the drum. The class teaches the history of the dances in their African cultural contexts.
The class introduces students to rhythms from the following music instruments: Djembe, Djundjun, Songban, agogo (cowbell), shekere
The class provides a multi-cultural learning experience, as participants make African crafts and traditional art forms, learn games, and experience the art of storytelling.
The class teaches basic French (spoken in the majority of West and Central African countries) by blending vocabulary and structure with fun games and African music.