Our Fellowship Chapters are a great connection point for members at the regional level. Our chapters host events ranging from choral and handbell festivals to day-long workshops and retreats.

Events below are listed in chronological order.

 

Illinois Great Rivers

31st Annual Handbell Festival

When: March 9, 2019

Where: First United Methodist Church, Springfield, IL

Cost:  $30/members; $35/non-members. A $10 late fee applies after Feb. 15.

Event Highlights: Join clinician Cathy Moklebust for a day of music making and sharpening your handbell skills! Registration fee includes lunch.

Registration: Online Registration Form

 

Illinois Great Rivers

Worship Workshop

When: May 4, 2019

Where: Lafayette Park United Methodist Church, St. Louis, MO

Cost:  Additional info to come.

Event Highlights: This workshop will feature clinicians such as Mary Scifres and Rev. Dr. Jacqueline Thompson with workshops for liturgy writing, children's choir, visual arts, choral rehearsal techniques, sound board operation, and transitioning from piano to organ (and vice versa). There is something for everyone!

Registration: Online registration will open in March. Additional info to come.

 

Florida

Summer Music Workshop 2019

When: June 9-14, 2019

Where: Life Enrichment Center, Fruitland Park, FL

Event Highlights: Clinicians are Charley Watts (Workshop Pastor), Victor C. Johnson (Adult Choral), Karen Buckwalter (Handbells), and James Wells (Youth). Additional information to come.

Registration: Online registration will open in February. Additional info to come.

 

Florida

The Well 2.0: A Worship Leader Retreat

When: June 13-15, 2019

Where: Life Enrichment Center, Fruitland Park, FL

Event Highlights: Speakers and leadership include Melissa Cooper, Derrick Scott, Joshua Smith, Jeremy Hearn, and Drew Miller. Topics include Working Stronger as a Team, One-on-One Time Management Coaching, Pastoring Your Worship Team, Intergenerational Worship, and Leaving a Legacy (How Will You Be Remembered?). Additional information to come.

Registration: Online registration will open in February. Additional info to come.