First Thursday Community Drum   7-8:30pm

 A monthly event for all ages. It's a free drum circle provided by Seattle World Percussion Society (SWPS). Moving to Rainier Arts Center starting July 2021. Your drums and facilitator will be provided. Join us and share your spirit! Each month a different program will explore personal and group drum/rhythm dynamics. Experimenting with HYBRID offerings - in-person and virtual.

Visit Facebook/SeattleWorldPercussionSociety for current event info. 7-8:30pm  more


Tuesday Night HYBRID Hand Drum in Edmonds
Multipart rhythms and small percussion play - fun - low stress - and GOOD for your heart, mind and spirit!  Beginner 6:00p, Intermediate 7-8:15p. Check in in-advance for your first class for directions and schedule. Experimenting with HYBRID offering online and at my Edmonds home location. or 206.632.9136


Three-Day Seminar: Introduction to Drum Circle Facilitation July 22-24, 2021


One, Two, Let’s All Play!  Join ‘Jamtown’ John Hayden with Jim Boneau in a 3 Day introduction to drum circle facilitation. We’ll identify the steps to facilitate a rhythm-based event and practice skills to reinforce understanding.  Walk away with the confidence, tools and inspiration to lead your community or specific population on amazing musical journeys. register



Seems we have all been affected by cancer-

– personally or someone we love. Thing is, cancer is always bad news --  unless you beat it.

You’re invited to BEAT cancer at drumSTRONG Seattle featuring 90 minutes of continuous play. Expect a powerful shared experience. Even if it’s your first time, express yourself through a drum.  Connect to new friends and re-member your own cancer story. We also join DrumSTRONG and a network of drum circles around the world. 


Northwest Folklife Rhythm Tent - 2022 info coming 

Seattle Center

3 days of awesome music! 21 workshops and 4 nights of Open Drum & Dance  more


Kids Stages around the Sound

Join the Jamtown Howdy Band!  A show for kids little and BIG!! Help us sing, move and play ~ everyone is IN the band. more


Bellevue Movie in the Park - Summer 2021 TBD

The Jamtown Howdy Band rides again - will we kicked off another outdoor movie in the lovely Bellevue Donwntown Park this Summer? Stay tuned!!