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Positions Available/Wanted

We are looking for a part-time bell director, beginning at 3 hrs a week, Sept to May/June. We practice Tues eves 6-7:30pm. Our aim is to play once a month, Christmas, Easter, and possibly one or two other church events. We have one Sunday service 10am, which is primarily traditional, although we do have a praise band which participates in worship also. Currently, our bell program is smaller than in the past. Right now we have one choir of 9 ringers, BUT we have twenty 4th and 5th graders, so the potential is there to grow the program. We’d like to see it increase.
Contacts: Ruth Schlotzhauer, ruth_schlotzhauer@icloud.com
Michael Taylor, michaelftaylor@comcast.net
church website www.pclg.org

(posted September 19, 2017)


Handbells/Handchimes for Sale/Wanted

Bells and equipment for sale or possible donation
“Everything” for a three-octave choir: Three octaves of Malmark bells, in excellent condition. Two octaves of chimes. Table covers and pads for four tables. Notebooks, stands, book lights. Raleigh, NC area or Orlando/Daytona FL area. Email S.K.Y. Woo: skywoomusic@gmail.com.

(posted September 14, 2017)

Wanted: Community handbell choir seeks to acquire Whitechapel bells, by purchase or tax-deductible donation, to supplement a set of recently refurbished ’50’s era bells in octaves 5 and 6. Please contact Ann Walker, Equipment Manager, Penobscot Bay Ringers at aejmd@sbcglobal.net.

(posted August 16, 2017)

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