Girls On The Drum

The Crystal Lake Strikers is pleased to announce the Girls On The Drum winter program.

Girls on the Drum is a percussion educational program for girls from 5th through 8th grade. We focus on team building, skill development, confidence and performance presence for the students. The students will be exposed to a variety of percussion instruments. The instructors include adult members of the Strikers and high school girls from the Strikers education programs.

why join girls on the drum?

  • Grow as a performer and a drummer
  • Develop skills that will help in ensembles at school and drumlines like the Strikers and Strikers All-Stars
  • Get the opportunity to perform in front of a variety of audiences
  • Have fun and meet new people!

how much does it cost?

Fees for the program are $125 for the season which pays for drumsticks, show shirt, show accessories, instruction, music, show design, rehearsal site rental, insurance, & instruments

how often do we practice?

Rehearsals are Wednesday from 5:00-6:30 pm at Strikers Hall 100 S. Main Crystal Lake IL. The season goes from approximately December through February.

Additional details can be found here

how can parents help?

Parents are absolutely vital to the success of the group. While nothing is formally required, there are always logistical items that require additional assistance. Please let the staff know of your availability to help.

girls on the drum staff

  • Erin Arnold (Percussionist, Instructor, Program Leader, & IL Certified Teacher)
  • Sierra Colon (Percussionist, Mentor, & Instructor)
  • Amanda Jenkins (Percussionist, Mentor, & Instructor)
  • Emma Cross (Percussionist, Mentor, & Instructor)
  • Megan Janis (Percussionist, Mentor & Instructor)
  • Jessica Myjak (Percussionist, Mentor & Instructor)

confirmed performances

Parent Mini-Concert, February 28, 5:30 pm
Strikers Evening of Percussion, February 24, 7:00 pm (Performers will need to come for rehearsal earlier in the day)

contact

girlsonthedrum@clstrikers.com

Registration Fee
Student Grade Level
Parent First and Last Name
Student First and Last Name

Note:Girls On The Drum is NOT affilaited with Girls On The Run