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After School Mentoring and Tutoring

(For Elementary Students)

This program will start up again after the summer comes to a close. More information will be made available at a later time!

Sunbeam, Girl Guard and Adventure Corps Badgework (Character Building Programs)

(For Elementary and Middle School Students)

During the summer months we meet between 3:30 PM and 5:30 PM for our lessons and dinner.

When summer comes to a close we move the meetings up to a 5:30 PM starting time and a 7:00 PM closing time.

*This program teaches valuable lessons on the following subjects:

  • Sports and Athletics
  • Health and Safety
  • The World Around Us
  • Science and Technology
  • Outdoor Living
  • Arts, Crafts, Hobbies and Skills
  • Family and Culture
  • Bible and The Salvation Army
  • Service Projects & Other Work

*This is a basic outline of our boys programming; girls programs vary from this outline.

MUSIC INSTRUCTION (Brass instruments)

 

We are excited to announce a Free Music Education class! Starting April 4th, and we will be offering two months of instruction before the summer, at which time we will take a break until the fall season. The typical Music Lesson is valued $25.00 per person, per lesson. Brass instruments have an average rental fee of $45.00 per school year. The value of two months of instruction plus free use of instruments is: $300.00+ per student! For that reason, we will be expecting student's parents to provide their transportation; and to pay a $1.00 due on each Wednesday to offset the costs of camps that offer further music education, which we hope to send them to when they are ready. We are planning to send the most dedicated members of our Brass Band to camp this summer for FMI - Florida Music Institute. FMI is a one-week camp that focuses on music education and offers the opportunity to perform along-side other Salvation Army musicians.

Schedule

Wednesdays:

  • Brass Instrument and Singing 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Fridays:            

  • Brass Instrument Rehearsal, 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm

We will also be expecting parents to help out by providing mouthpiece's for the instrument their child uses, (roughly a $20.00 expense) which they will keep.

MUSIC INSTRUCTION (Guitar)

The Guitar Instruction project is not ready yet. Sponsors are needed!

 

-For any questions feel free to call and ask for our Youth Director, Joseph Cohen.

 

 


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