Monday, July 23rd

10:30 am – 11:00 am

At Webb Shadle Memorial Library

Learn more about the violin and cello from the Des Moines Symphony Academy and get a chance to play the instruments at the Instrument Petting Zoo!

The 10:30 AM session is geared towards children ages 3-6!

Limit: 15 Children

During the Petting Zoo, children will explore the following:

  • Listening to the difference between stringed instruments
  • Exploring the different parts of the violin & cello
  • Learning about the instrument’s sounds and dynamics

Their hands-on experience will include:

  • Introductory time on the violin & cello
  • Bowing all four strings
  • Holding the violin & cello on their own

This is a Free Event!

Please register by calling 848-5617!