Another reason to give thanks as we in the U.S. close in on the Thanksgiving holiday: Mestre Valmir is coming to Philadelphia for the week.
Monday, November 19 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday, November 20 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday, November 23 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday, November 24 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
**Roda, Saturday, November 24 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm**
Location: MLK, Jr. Recreation Center, 22nd & Cecil B. Moore Avenue
For more information, contact the group at: 215-500-5987, or info(at)icafphilly(dot)org, or check out their website
If you can't make it to the mid-Atlantic states, you can always see Mestres Valmir, Cobra Mansa, and Jurandir at the Pastinha/Zumbi Weekend in Chicago from November 8-11.
Thanks to Eva for the information.
**Word on the street is that everyone will head up to NYC for Mestre João Grande's roda on Sunday, November 25th.