THANK YOU for an amazing first year!

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Photo by Roshelle Hudson

The 2014 session of Queen City Rock Camp ended on Friday, July 11th with amazing showcase at Randy Bacon Studio. Our thirteen campers rocked so hard. We’d like to give a huge thank you to everyone who attended camp, the amazing volunteers who taught the campers new skills, and all our sponsors!

QCRC will be back in 2015, and early registration for returning campers will go live as soon as we have a date and location set. If you’d like to be part of the development process for our next camp session, e-mail QueenCityRockCamp@gmail.com to get updates on our planning meetings.

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Three Days to ROCK

Our Rock Campaign on Indiegogo is in its final three days! This is a flex funding campaign, so we get whatever funds we make, whether or not we reach our full goal. That means that every little bit helps!

Several girls have already applied for full camp scholarships. This campaign covers our expenses so we can send them, and many more, to QCRC for free! We’ve been reaching out specifically to young women who would not otherwise have opportunities to learn to play an instrument, so providing scholarships is a vital part of our camp mission.

If you’re able to donate, please do so before Monday night. More importantly, please share the Indiegogo link on your Facebook, Twitter, and anywhere else you hang out online. All of QCRC’s publicity to date has been grassroots and word-of-mouth. You can help us finish strong and bring the joy of rock ‘n’ roll to Springfield’s young women!

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2014 Session Dates and Location!

We are pleased to announce the dates and location for the first-ever Queen City Rock Camp summer session! QCRC will run from Monday, July 7th to Friday, July 11th, 2014, at the Vineyard Church in downtown Springfield.

Camper enrollment for girls ages 8 to 18, and volunteer signup for anyone over 18, will be available starting Saturday, March 1st. Space is limited this year–we are capping enrollment at 25 campers. If you know anyone who might enjoy attending rock camp, point them to this site and make sure they join the mailing list so they don’t miss out when registration goes live!

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Suggest a QCRC Workshop!

Queen City Rock Camp will offer a variety of music-related “Do It Herself” workshops to our campers! We rely on volunteers to lead and assist with teaching these topics. If you have an idea for a workshop that would enrich our campers’ experiences, please suggest it using the form below.

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