2018 SMART Camp is July 16-20

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Our annual Summer Music, Art, Rhythm and Theater (SMART) Camp at St. John’s United Methodist Church is July 16-20. The camp is for rising 1st–6th graders and is open to the community. (Children must be 6 years old prior to Sept. 1, 2018.) The camp will be 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at St. John’s, lunch is not included. After-care is available for a small additional fee, pre-registration is required. Follow the registration links at the end of this form. During the day the children will follow a rotating schedule of sessions in various musical activities, including vocal, instrumental, creative movement, drama and art. During the week, children will prepare a musical, to be presented at the end of camp on Friday. This year we are preparing Imagine God! This musical offers children a multi-sensory approach in expressing numerous images of God as revealed in the Bible.

Register early, reduced rates end June 30th! Enrollment is limited and camp fills up quickly. For more information, contact us at NewSound@StJohns-ABQ.org

$80 per person, early registration

$100 per person, late registraion
Registration Deadline is July 13th.

Aftercare is available from 12:30-5:00pm on SMART Camp days. Please bring a sack lunch. The cost per student for the week is $40. Aftercare requires a seperate registration. Please CLICK HERE to go to the registration form. You must complete the SMART Camp registration as well as the Aftercare registration.

This summer our performance will include several speaking and singing parts and small group opportunities. Auditions for these roles will be held July 9th, 2pm. Further information will be sent to participants after registration.

Vacation Bible School for ages 4 to 6th grade is June 18-22, 2018, 9a.m. – 12:30 p.m. as a separate program.  CLICK HERE to go to the registration form.


Other Children and Youth Opportunities:

 Children who participate in NewSound choirs will have fun singing, playing instruments and developing their musical skills.

Rehearsal times: Wednesdays from 5:15-6pm

Contact:  NewSound@stjohns-abq.org

 The Sonrise Choir sings in the 8:15 AM worship service every Sunday. Participants in Sonrise are instructed in personal vocal development as well as choral technique.

Rehearsal times: Sunday afternoons

Contact: Matt Greer: mgreer@stjohns-abq.org

Members of this bell choir learn music reading skills as well as ringing technique. This ensemble participates in worship several times each year

Rehearsal Times: TBD

Contact: NewSound@stjohns-abq.org