A: Absolutely! Beginners are warmly welcome. Each instructor that we bring to the Rhythm Renewal to teach has the gift of being able to teach to multiple skill levels all at one time.
Q: Do I need my own drum?
A: You can bring your drum or feel free to borrow one of our many drums.
Q: Do I have to perform in front of other people?
A: Absolutely not. Although these opportunities will be provided, performing is not required. Everyone need only do what they feel comfortable doing. Enjoy
Q; I am under 18. Can I still sign up?
A: Sorry, you'll need to wait till you get a bit older..
Q: Is the food ok? What about the water?
A: Food is actually quite good. And we take breaks for three meals a day. If you don't like treated water, you may want to bring bottled water. Lodging plans include meals. This includes lunch and dinner on Thursday, Continental breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Friday and Saturday and Continental breakfast and lunch on Sunday. (Our food is quite good and fresh.) The housing is simple, but clean and safe. Linens and towels are provided. There are a limited amount of dorm spaces, and they are sold on a first come first serve basis.
Q:Where can I get supplies if needed?
A: Town (Ebensburg, PA) with major stores (i.e. Walmart etc) is about 15 minutes drive away. There is also a small grocery store in Loretto called Smithmeyers.
Q: What credit cards do you accept?
A: Visa, Mastercard, Discover
Q: Can I attend less than the full four days?
We encourage all participants to participate in all four days of the
event to provide a sense of continuity and community between everyone.
Sometimes exceptions are made under certain circumstances.