June 11: Volunteer Pep Rally at The Syndicate Lounge This is a volunteer interest meeting for our upcoming Girls Rock! Summer Camp. We’ll tell our newcomers what we’re about and organize into teams to tackle the tasks at hand.
June 21: 10% Tuesday @ Rojo Rojo on Highland Avenue is donating 10% of their sales from 5-Midnight on June 21st! Come out and have dinner and a pint for a good cause!
(Rojo is located at 2921 Highland Ave S, Birmingham, Alabama 35205) www.rojobirmingham.com
June 25: Saturn Showcase / Instrument Drive We’re throwing a big party at Saturn featuring some of Birmingham’s best female performers! Come out and support the Birmingham music scene. 100% of the ticket charge goes to help fund Girls Rock Birmingham.If you have any gently used or new instruments you may have laying around at your house, please donate them at our showcase! We need instruments for the girls to play at our summer camp in July.
July 1: Camp Tuition Due All camp tuition is due on or by the 1st of July. Pay here.
July 23: Booth at The Syndicate Lounge for 2 Year Anniversary Show Syndicate lounge is celebrating 2 years in business and we’re going to be there! Look out for Lindsay Ellinas at a booth handing out stickers and spreading the word about GRB.
July 25-29: SUMMER CAMP Our second summer camp is happening this year at Workplay on the Southside of Birmingham. Girls ages 9-16 will learn an instrument, form a band, and write a song which they perform at our Friday evening showcase.In addition, the girls will participate in workshops centered around empowerment and creativity such as Songwriting, Dj-ing, Stage Persona, Zine-Making, Screen Printing, Design and more, all designed to cultivate self-esteem & healthy expression.
August 5-6: Secret Stages – Music Education Booth Look for our booth at Secret Stages this year! Come by and say Hi!
August 26-28: Sidewalk Film Festival
September 9: Artwalk – Girls Rock Birmingham Stage