Flute-tastic: Native American summer camp free for SMCISD students

At the 2011 Native American summer camp, students enjoy new flutes for them to take home and practice. (Submitted photo)

The San Marcos summer air will vibrate with the sound of ancient drums and rattles as students line up for Native American camp activities that include traditional Native traditions and culture, flute playing, regalia painting, danza and theatre. The Native American Summer Camp, sponsored by local nonprofit Indigenous Cultures Institute, is scheduled for July 8 through the 12 at the Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos at 211 Lee Street. Funded by the San Marcos Arts Commission and Hays County, the camp is for sixth, seventh and eighth grade students and is free for those attending schools in the San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District.

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