Riffs for the Rift, Oct. 20

The Annual Riffs of the Rift Benefit Concert and Dinner for Simbolei Academy will be October 20 from 6 to 8PM at Presbyterian Church of Okemos. Music will be blues with Deacon Earl and the Congregation and Eastern European/Gypsy music with Leo and the Komradz.  A buffet of home made Kenyan food will include chicken in coconut sauce, beef stew, curried cabbage, yellow rice and potatoes with sweet potato pudding for dessert. Come for the whole evening and just stop by.  $10 suggested donation at the door benefits Simbolei Girls’ Academy and Simbolei Literacy Outreach programs in rural Kenya. For more about the Simbolei Project, visit http://www.simboleiacademy.org/ .