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PICKENS — Enrollment is underway for the next session of the Evening Music Program set to begin the week of April 7.

The program is open to all ages (third grade through adults) and is designed to teach students to play Appalachian music with acoustic instruments. Instruments include guitar, mandolin, fiddle and banjo.

The six-week sessions will be held at Easley First Baptist Church in Easley on Tuesday nights, at the Pickens Senior Center on Monday and Thursday nights, at Saint Paul United Methodist Church in downtown Greenville on Thursday nights, and in Clemson at a location and on a day to be determined.

The cost is $60 per six-week session. Instrument rental is available for $25 per six-week session. The enrollment period is through April 10.

To sign up, contact Susan Ware-Snow at 864-979-9188 or susu9196@gmail.com for the Easley and Greenville lessons, Steve McGaha at 864-283-4871 or blindpunkin54@yahoo.com for the Pickens lessons, or Ryan Wilson at 864-360-4763 or bipryan@gmail.com for the Clemson lessons.

The Evening Music Program is sponsored by Preserving Our Southern Appalachian Music Inc., a charitable non-profit organization. For more information on the Young Appalachian Musicians program, visit www.YAMupstate.com, call 864-878-4257 or send an e-mail to mcdanibw1@gmail.com.

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