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Turtle Tunes Music Outreach Info Meeting (teach music to 3rd graders)

Date: Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Time: 6:30 pm

Duration: 20 minutes

Location: Room 221,
Hendricks Center for the Arts,
409 Pleasant St, Beloit, WI 53511

Contact: Amber Dolphin,

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Want to teach music to 3rd graders and get credit for it? (This .5 course fulfills the LAP 1 credit)

Turtle Tunes Music Outreach would love to have you join the student teaching team. For more information come to the meeting Thursday, January 24 in Hendricks, Room 221 from 6:30-6:50pm. Talk to other students who have been a part of the project and see if it's a good fit. 

If you can't make the meeting, please send Amber Dolphin an e-mail ( letting her know your interest in Turtle Tunes, what instrument(s) you play, and to schedule a meeting at a different time. 

(Violinists, Violists, Cellists, Guitarists, Pianists, Drummers and anyone interested in teaching drumming, recorder or even ukulele are welcome)

Turtle Tunes Music Outreach Program is committed to making extra-curricular music lessons inclusive, accessible and affordable to local 3rd graders while creating a community engagement project for Beloit College students to develop skills and make meaningful connections. Lessons and instrument rental are completely free to participants. This creative outlet provides all students a safe space to build self-esteem, practice responsibility and develop a love for music.

More info: Students participate in teaching group and partner lessons at Todd Elementary 2 times a week, Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-5:00 pm, 8 weeks total. Preparations, discussions and reflections occur during a semester-long class on Thursdays, time TBD. (new students to the program will register .50 unit, and continuing students will register .25 unit)