Monday - Saturday, August 6-11 - Come ring in Christian fellowship on the beautiful Oregon Coast at Camp Magruder. We welcome ringers of all ability levels, offering technical workshops that will prepare for a final performance. There will also be plenty of time to relax and recharge while walking the green forests or the beautiful beach. Registration covers accommodations, meals from our wonderful chefs, clinician-led bell programs, and a music packet. There will be many reasons to make a joyful noise all week long. Clinician is Linda Woods from Lake Oswego, Oregon. https://magruder.gocamping.org/campsession/3606946 for information and registration.
Saturday, August 18 - Read and Ring, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Join Bells of the Cascades in this opportunity for handbell directors and ringers to read through music for all seasons, decide what you like, and purchase it for your choir to use during the year. Bring your choir or come alone and meet new people. Registration includes lunch! Early Bird registration, up through Monday, August 13, is $30 per person. After August 13, registration is $45. Register five or more people in one group and you'll get the sixth registration free! Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, 19200 Willamette Drive, West Linn.
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Sunday, August 19 - Audition for Bells of the Cascades! We are always looking for capable, Bronze-level ringers for our community handbell ensemble. If this date doesn't work for you, we can also schedule you for another time. Tualatin. Learn more about what we're looking for and request an audition:
Saturday, September 8 - 8:30 am - 3:30 pm. Pacific NW Handbell Directors'/Musicians' Forum, Murray Hills Christian Church, 15050 SW Weir Road, Beaverton. registration form.
Saturday, September 22 - 9:00 am - 12:00 - Area Read 'n Ring, Eugene First United Methodist Church, 2367 Olive at, Eugene. Contact Linda Massey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, September 22 - 9:30 am - 12:00 - Aread Reead'n Ring, Congregational Church of Lincoln City, 1760 NW 25th St, Lincoln City. Contact Georgia Roelof at email@example.com.
Saturday, September 22 - 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Area Read'n Ring, First Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 1321 Linn Ave, Oregon City. Contact Candy Schade at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, September 29 - 9:30 am - 12:00, Area Read 'n Ring, Bend United Methodist Church, 680 NW Bond, Bend. Contact Michelee Giaier at email@example.com.
Saturday, September 29 - 1:30 - 3:00 pm, Area Read 'n Ring, First Presbyterian Church, 85 S. Holly, Medford. Contact Cyndy Patterson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday - Sunday, October 12-14 - Coppers Classic, Portland. coppersclassic.com.