Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Indiana: Arts in the Parks at Salamonie Lake, July 28 and Aug. 4

Learn how to make music with rainsticks, thunder drums and a bumblebee shaker during Arts in the Parks workshops with musician Dianna Davis on July 28 and Aug. 4 at Salamonie Lake.

The July 28 workshop, called “Rainsticks and Thunder Drums,” will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Participants will learn about flood control and create their own rain stick. Afterward, everyone can create music with their rainstick, thunder drums and other provided instruments.

On Aug. 4, Salamonie will host “Buzzz and Shake” from 7 to 8:15 p.m. Participants will learn about pollinators and create their own bumblebee shaker. Afterward, everyone can create music with their bumblebee shaker, wood frogs and other provided instruments.

Both workshops take place at the program shelter in the modern campground in Lost Bridge West State Recreation Area and are open to all ages. All supplies will be provided.

Upper Wabash Interpretive Services ( is at 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews, 46702.

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Media contact: Teresa Rody, interpretive manager, Upper Wabash Interpretive Services, 260-468-2127,