ADAMS -- Upcoming events at Bascom Lodge include:
Sunday, Aug. 25 -- Music by Wintergreen. Lobby, 6 p.m. Free. Wintergreen, a folk trio, performs a mixture of traditional and contemporary music from the British Isles and America. A prix fixe dinner follows at 7 p.m. Call for reservations. 743-1591.
Monday, Aug. 26 -- Artist Talk with Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. Lobby, 6 p.m. Free. Nick and Jake began collaborating as performance/installation artists in 2007. With an aesthetic that presents narrative theatrical performance in the context of visual artwork they create an art located somewhere between theater, performance art and installation. Presented as part of DownStreet Art’s 2012 kick off celebration. More information at downstreetart.org. A prix fixe dinner follows at 7 p.m. Call for reservations: 743-1591.
Sunday, Aug. 25 -- Alchemy Initiative presents: Photography workshop with Bill Wright, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost: $65. To register email: Alchemy.Initiative@gmail.com.
Sunday, Sept. 1: MARAFANYI Drum, Dance Song. A day-long series of workshops, all levels welcome! 11 a.m. to noon. $10 per family (children must be accompanied by an adult). Join the ladies for an interactive, educational and cultural journey with live music accompaniment. Marafanyi Adult Drum Workshop:12:30 to 2 p.m. $15 per person, $5 drum rental in advance.
All levels mature teens welcome. Marafanyi Adult Doundoun Dance workshop, 12:30 to 4 p.m. $15 per person, $5 for drum rental in advance. Doundoun dance is a unique and fun style of West African Dance from Guinea integrating stick drums, great for dancers and drummers, no experience necessary. All levels mature teens welcome.
Bring a friend to an adult workshop and pay $25 for two. Take BOTH Adult workshops (Drum Doundoun Dance) for $25. Register: Pre-pay for all workshops thru Marafanyi: 877-904-2362; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.marafanyi.com.