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Learn to Play Parang

Queen Elizabeth Community and Cultural centre

Bridge Road

Oakville, ON

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Parang is a popular folk music originating from Trinidad and Tobago and is practiced throughout the Caribbean. It was brought to Trinidad by Venezuelan migrants who were primarily of Amerindian, Spanish, and African heritage, all reflected in the music itself. Learn to play the ukulele, cuatro, guitar or selection of percussion instruments. No experience necessary.

Sun 02 Oct
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM


This event is free.

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Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton

The Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton established in 1977 and is a non-profit charitable organization serving the residents of Oakville, Milton, Halton Hills, and Burlington. We are dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion, supporting cultural development, encouraging civic engagement through volunteering, and offering arts and educational programs. Our four guiding pillars are education, culture, community and harmony.

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Queen Elizabeth Community and Cultural Centre

Queen Elizabeth park Community and Cultural Centre Oakville, ON

This one-of-a-kind facility features more than 144,000 square feet of activity space, making it one of the largest venues in Canada to house a diverse collection of artistic, cultural and active living program opportunities, and cultural or...


Bridge Road

Oakville, ON

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This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.