A girl tries her hand at drumming at a previous Day of Drums event.
Space is still available for the third annual “Day of Drums,” a fun, hands-on percussion event for all ages and skill levels, scheduled for 10 a.m to 2 p.m. in Brookings on Saturday, Aug. 23.
The event, hosted by Stagelights Musical Arts Community, will be led by professional percussionists Mombo Hernandez and Michael Penny at the Harris Beach Rest Area (off Highway 101 across from Harris Beach State Park).
Registration is open for Redwood National and State Parks’ annual Star Party hosted by Redwood Parks Association.
Join astronomer and galactic adventurer Robert Scheppler of Brookings for a journey into the night sky on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23 and 24, at Schoolhouse Peak Fire Lookout in the Bald Hills area of Redwood National and State Parks.