SING! For SchoolBOX A Musical Fundraiser with Jennifer Noxon - theHumm August 2019
SING! For SchoolBOX A Musical Fundraiser with Jennifer Noxon - theHumm August 2019
Singers of all stripes and abilities are invited to SING! For SchoolBOX on Wednesday, August 14 from 7–9pm at Equator Coffee (451 Ottawa St. in Almonte). No experience is necessary. Singers will learn songs in English (as well as other languages) through call and response, in two- to four-part harmony, with no need for sheet music. The session will be led by Jennifer Noxon of Almonte’s Rhythm & Song Community Choir. Food and/or drinks can be purchased during regular hours (kitchen closes at 7pm). Give yourself plenty of time beforehand to enjoy the great selection of food Equator has to offer: salads, pizzas, sandwiches, hot and cold drinks, alcoholic beverages and desserts. Be ready for the singing to start at 7:15 sharp! Tickets are $20 and available in advance at Equator Coffee or Baker Bob’s in Almonte. Out-of-towners can email email@example.com to reserve tickets. Space is limited.
SchoolBOX is committed to “Making Education Possible” for the children of Nicaragua. They implement cost-effective programming by building schools and providing school supplies, libraries and teacher training. SchoolBOX has built over 100 classrooms, 81 libraries, and 59 washrooms in Nicaragua and serves over 20,000 students and teachers in 108 communities on an annual basis. They also work with communities in the Indigenous North of Canada providing books, learning resources and nutritious meals to those who need it the most.The SchoolBOX community is united in love for the children it serves and the belief that education can defeat poverty. SchoolBOX is comprised of thousands of people with different beliefs and socioeconomic backgrounds. It empowers educators and students, and they in turn empower their communities and change the world.
About Jennifer Noxon
Jennifer is a musician and visual artist based in Almonte. She is the founder and leader of Rhythm & Song Community Choir, a non-auditioned, non-performing community of singers in Almonte and Perth. Her sessions are for singers of all abilities who want to develop their musical skills, sing a lot, sing for fun, and build new friendships. Her approach is focused and playful. The ability to read sheet music is not necessary.
For more infomation about SchoolBOX, contact Jonathan Tam (Executive Director) at 869–8185. For more info about SING! For SchoolBOX please contact Jennifer Noxon at 256–8809 or visit jennifernoxon.com/choir .
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