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Enjoy hands-on world music with friends and family at Jamtown Music Center. That’s right ~ you are part of the band! The focus is on rhythm and drums, but we sing and move too. Located in North Seattle, we are your one-stop celebration shop! Jamtown Music Center is: ~ Toddler to Age 10 Music Classes, Birthday Parties, Field Trips ~ Rhythm based events for family, school, business, and community ~ Fair Trade Drums and More Store ~ Adult hand drum lessons Join us for a Family Jam each Saturday at noon (check our calendar for latest info). Founder John Hayden says, “It’s a musical way to start your day.” It’s made easy by following a ‘conductor’, who provides a unifying beat and theme. Jamtown events are more about music community than musical skill. Bring your own drum or other musical instrument ~ or play one of ours. 'Jamtown' John has facilitated events locally since 1995 (EMP,Folklife, WOMAD...) Store Hours: Monday through Friday 11 – 6pm, Saturday noon -5pm. Calendar & Directions: click on photos NOTE: Find Jamtown behind the Lake City Smiles Dental building, enter thru the Wells Fargo Bank lot at 130th St. and Lake City Way NE ~ look for the hand painted signs! The opening of Jamtown Music Center marks an expansion into local services for Jamtown™, a fair trade musical instrument company selling to gift, toy and music stores in North America since 1995.(Local stores: Top Ten Toys, Planet Happy, Snapdoodle & Tree Top Toys). Explore a unique collection of over 150 handmade rhythm and wind instruments for sale, including full sized hand drums! Jamtown has won two Parents’ Choice awards for outstanding products that feature original games and musical programming. Jamtown is Fair Trade ~ supporting low-income producers in 8 countries with fair wages, pre-financing and other benefits. Member: Fair Trade Federation since 1999 (www.fairtradefederation.org)

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