Northlake Children’s Chorus
Music Day Camp
June 25th –June 28th
Rising 1st-6th graders
Is your child interested in learning how to
play the guitar and drums?
Music Day Camp will introduce children to the
wonderful world of musical instruments. Children will drum rhythm
patterns with African drums and use drum sticks for playing; rising 3 rd-6th
graders will learn basic guitar chords and be able to play simple songs; all
ages will learn basic chord structure and how to read music by playing
handchimes, handbells and recorders; the children will become
musicians themselves while improvising on orff instruments where they
never play a wrong notes. The week will also feature a Talent Show
where children can share their musical gifts through instruments, song
Elementary Music Week, June 25th -28th
Rising 1st-6th graders will enjoy a week full of singing, acting and learning
how to play musical instruments. All groups will have drama, creative
movement and singing opportunities.
Rising 1st -2nd graders will have classes in drumming, orff instruments,
handchimes, and autoharps.
Rising 3rd-6th graders will have classes in drumming, guitar, handbells,
recorders and orff instruments.
Spaces are VERY limited. First come basis.
The camp will meet at
Briarcliff United Methodist Church,
4105 Briarcliff Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30345
Briarcliff UMC has beautiful church facility with a large music room.
African drums, autoharps, orff instruments, handbells and assorted
percussion instruments will be used. An outside playground is nearby.
There is an indoor gym for play on rainy days and room for crafts and art
projects. The week will feature playing a variety of instruments, musical
games, singing, drama, crafts and snacks. Parents may drop off and pick-up
at the gym on the side of the church opposite the playground. Campers
should bring a lunch and drink each day.
Leader for Summer Camps: Beverly Blissit is the director of the Northlake
Children’s Chorus which has over 100 singers in the Northlake Community.
The Chorus has recently started a Music Academy with 3 piano teachers.
Beverly is also the Children's Choir Coordinator at Roswell United
Methodist Church where she directs and supervises an age-graded choir,
drama and instrumental ministry with over 200 children. With over 30 years
experience directing children’s choirs, she is certified in Orff and
Kindermusik instruction. She conducts Musical Beginnings Classes in the
Northlake neighborhood. Beverly has a Master of Divinity degree. Other
helpers include youth and college students who are Safe Sanctuary trained
and have experience working with Beverly and her camps.
For more information on the Northlake Children’s Chorus, visit our website
Class size is limited, first come basis.
Fill out the Registration Form and send it along with a $20 registration fee to:
Beverly Blissit, 2458 Cravey Drive, Atlanta, Ga 30345
email: email@example.com, phone 770-621-9640 Make checks payable to Beverly Blissit
Date of Birth_____________Age______ Grade_____
Email (PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY)______________________________
Work Phone__________________________ Home Phone_________________________
Two people, other than parents, authorized to act for parents in case of emergency:
I, __________________________when a parent or legal guardian cannot be located,
authorize Beverly Blissit to obtain medical treatment, including hospitalization and minor
surgery, for my child______________________in the event of an emergency such as bodily
injury or serious illness.
The following people have permission to pick up my child from Camp:
I understand that no one other than those listed on this form will be allowed to pick up
my child from camp without written permission. Any of these people might be asked for