MANCHESTER - The Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning is offering a Group Drumming program with Saragail Benjamin beginning Jan. 6 at Israel Congregation of Manchester. This four-week program will take place on Monday evenings from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Saragail Benjamin will lead the group in world music and in-the-moment music making. Music games, stories, songs, and stress reduction exercises enrich the experience, helping everyone connect, relax, learn, and grow. Drummers of all levels are welcome.

Drums and percussion instruments will be provided for all participants, or feel free to bring your own.

Saragail Benjamin has worked with thousands of people nationwide, presenting her group drumming programs to all ages, from pre-schoolers to seniors, in venues ranging from top global corporations to schools, camps, community centers, health and spiritual retreats, and special needs centers. She enjoys connecting with people through music and is looking forward to offering her group drumming programs to Green Mountain Academy.

Pre-registration is required and the fee is $40. For more information and to register, visit or call 867-0111.