Do you wish you had Girls Rock! Camp when you were younger? Do you want to learn the basics of a rock instrument and play in a band? LR!C is for you! This is your chance to collaborate with other folks to form your own band and write an original song in a safe and judgement-free space. By the end of this weekend, you’ll fill ready to perform your song at one of the best music venues in the city, Beat Kitchen! Empower yourself and all of your bandmates, just like Girls Rock! Chicago campers do!
NO MUSICAL EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY!
Dates Friday, February 17th – Monday, February 20th, 2017 Where Camp: Josephinum Academy (1501 N. Oakley Blvd, Chicago IL)
End-of-Camp Extravaganza: Beat Kitchen (2100 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago IL)
Limited Edition 10th Anniversary T-Shirts are Here!
Our brand new, limited edition 10th Anniversary t-shirts are now here! These are expertly designed and screen printed by local artist, Tara Zanzig. Only 100 were printed–get one before they’re gone! Order yours at mkt.com/girlsrockchicago.org.
We are pleased to announce that Girls Rock! Chicago will be hosting our Seventh Annual Autumn Auction at the beautiful Chicago Athletic Association in the Loop. We hope that you’ll join us for this signature event and help us bring 2016 to a successful close. Stay tuned for details and updates about all of the great experiences and items we’ll have for you to bid on!
Girls Rock! Chicago’s Board of Directors presents…
A U T U M N A U C T I O N
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
6:00 – 9:00 PM
Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
12 South Michigan Avenue
$50 advance tickets / $75 at the door
[ Follow GR!C on Facebook and Twitter for daily details between now and November 16 ]
Bark Bark Club Benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago
Bark Bark Club (5943 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL) is very kindly hosting a dog wash benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago on Sunday, August 21st from 11 AM – 1 PM! Bring your puppy on by to meet us! A bath and towel dry are a $10 suggested donation for small dogs and $20 for big dogs. Bark Bark Club will also be offering other services (nails, ears, etc.) a la carte. See you there!
Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza
Our Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza is coming up this Sunday, July 24th at 11:00 AM! Our campers will be showcasing the brilliant songs they have composed with their bands at Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport in Pilsen); you definitely don’t want to miss this.
by Tara Zanzig
Campers should arrive at the venue at 9:30 AM to get ready for the show. Campers should be dropped off at the entrance on Allport where a volunteer in a red shirt will escort them upstairs. Parents are welcome to have brunch at Dusek’s, Thalia Hall’s sister restaurant, until the show starts at 11:00 AM.
DJs start their sets when the doors open at 11:00 AM, and the bands start at 11:30 AM. Tickets are $10 at the door or in advance (purchase here), and kids under eight get in for free. See you there!
Learn more here. Please call 847 239 0916 if you have any questions or concerns!