july, 2022

15jul4:30 pm5:30 pmAfrican Drumming4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Fairfield Public Library, 104 W. Adams

Event Details

Fonziba Koster will bring the sounds of West African drumming to Fairfield Public Library. Her presentation includes a 20-minute video about her studies in Africa, a demonstration and hands-on performance with 30 jenbe drums, and an educational display about home life in West Africa.

Fonziba has been teaching and performing on West African jembe hand drums since 1995. She has presented her African Drumming & Culture programs to thousands of kids and adults in schools, libraries, museums, churches, and retirement communities throughout Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri.

If you need disability-related accommodations in order to participate in this event, please contact the library.

For all other questions, contact Youth Services Librarian Alecs Mickunas at 641-472-6551, Ext. 3.

This event is part of the Reading Beyond the Beaten Path Summer Reading Program and is supported in part by financial contributions from Walmart, Alliant Energy, and Dollar General.



(Friday) 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Fairfield Public Library

104 W. Adams