Photo: Knives under the stone.
There will be songs from a far-off land, a Thai tasting and the opportunity to sharpen your culinary equipment this week at the Belmont Farmers Market today, Thursday, Aug. 20.
Siraco Knife Sharpening will be in the Belmont Center parking lot, sharpening your knives, scissors, and garden tools while you shop.
Belmont’s Solomon Murungu will share the history of the mbira and demonstrate how to play this unique instrument made of wood with staggered metal keys. Visitors are encouraged to join in and try the various mbira instruments on display.
- 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.: Music by Solomon Murungu
- 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Belmont Public “Pop-up” Library
- 4 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Storytime by the Library
- 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.: Tasting by Patou Thai
In the Belmont Center Parking Lot:
Siraco Knife Sharpening