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January 17, 6:30pm, Echoes of Peace Choir Winter-Spring 2017 Season begins. Duluth, MN


January 21, Singing "A Woman's Place" at The Women's March (MN) Rally in St Paul, MN


January 27, 28, Guest on "Water Is Life" song at Gettin' Higher Choir Concerts, Victoria, B.C.


January 29-February 4, Ubuntu Choirs Network Reunion of CCLT graduates, Victoria, B.C.




February 4, Concert by Community Choir Leadership Training Graduates, Victoria, B.C.


February 18, 7pm, Roots Cellar Concert Series, Minneapolis, MN

University Baptist Church, 1219 University Ave SE, Mpls. TICKETS


MARCH 2017


March 17-19, "Paradox and Songs" Courage & Renewal Retreat, Maplewood, MN

Paula Pedersen, Winton Boyd, Sara Thomsen, facilitators. INFO


March 26, 7pm, "When Silence Speaks" Poetry & Song with Naomi Shihab Nye & Sara Thomsen

Presented by Wisdom Ways & held at Unity Church-Unitarian, St Paul, MN. INFO


March 26-31, "The Poetic Conversation of Being Human" A writing retreat with Naomi Shihab Nye

Sara will be weaving music at various times. Wisdom Ways Center, St Paul, MN.  INFO


APRIL 2017


April 2, 2pm, Concert with Peter Mayer, Siena Retreat Center, Racine, WI.  INFO

April 28-29, "The Art of Ubuntu" Art opening (Friday) & Concert (Saturday), Duluth, MN

Echoes of Peace in collaboration with Zeitgeist Arts present "The Art of Ubuntu" community events.


MAY 2017


May 5-6, Music for Conference at Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center, Hawthorne, IA


May 10, Kako's Choir performance at Marywood Assisted Living, Duluth, MN


May 20, Singing workshop & concert at Abbey of the Hills Retreat Center, Marvin, SD. INFO


JUNE 2017


June 3, 7pm, "Music for All" Kako Foundation benefit, Clyde Iron (mezzanine), Duluth, MN


June 10, 50th Biennial Sangerfest of the Sioux Valley Singers, Sioux Falls, SD


JULY 2017


July 13, 6pm, Benefit Concert for the Missouri River Water Walk, Minneapolis, MN.  INFO

Ann Reed, Sara Thomsen, Sharon Day, Living Wisdom Singers & Dancers, OgitchidagKwe Singers.

6pm Silent Auction, 7pm Concert. All Nations Indian Church, 1515 E 23rd St, Minneapolis, MN




August 1 and into September, Missouri River Water Walk. Learn more:

Sara will be participating in this Indigenous led extended prayer ceremony for the water



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