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RC4G NEWS - WINTER 2015

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR ROCK CAMP FOR GIRLS 2015
Dates for this summer's sessions are now set.

Session 1: Aug 10-14 for ages 13 to 17
Session 2: Aug 17-21 for ages 10 to 14

Campers who will be 13 or 14 at the time of camp can attend either session. You can apply using our
Online Application Form.
The cost of camp is $225. Some financial assistance is available: you can fill out our
Online Subsidy Request.

RC4G CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF ROCK IN PETERBOROUGH!
That's right folks - this will be our tenth year of Rock Camp for Girls in Peterborough. We've got some fun things planned to mark
the occasion in style - stay tuned. Meanwhile, here are key dates you'll want to know about.

ANNUAL SPRING KICK-OFF - MARCH 7 AT THE SPILL!
Once again, we'll kick off the rock 'n roll season with a showcase of female talent at The Spill Coffee House on Saturday, March 7
from 3-5 pm.

KARA-OINK-E AT THE PIG'S EAR  - APRIL 25      
Our annual sing-along fundraiser. Come out, sing a tune, raise a glass and help us keep the rock camp experience alive for
another 10 years! Doors at 9 pm. 19+.

TEN YEARS OF ROCK EXTRAVAGANZA  - MAY 30
We've got a place, we've get a time - and we're working on the rest. Join us on May 30 at the Legendary Red Dog Tavern for a
full-on celebration of a decade of Rock Camp for Girls Peterborough. Details to come -- but mark your calendars now.

RC4G NEEDS YOUR HELP
We're very proud that RC4G Peterborough has been offering programs for girls and women in the Peterborough area for TEN
years. But to keep these great programs going, we need help. Whether it's attending our monthly steering committee meetings or
coming out a couple times a year to help with fundraising events, there's a place for you at RC4G. Check out the list of volunteer
opportunities below, and then fill out our
Online Volunteer Form or drop us a line to discuss how you can help keep the Rock
Camp experience alive!

Steering Committee Member
Volunteer steering committee members meet with RC4G staff every month to oversee all of RC4G’s organizational operations
including finances, promotion, fundraising, RC4G events and camp programming.

Organizational Volunteer
Volunteers assist RC4G staff with a variety of specific tasks, including graphic design, advising on/developing digital media and
other communications materials, developing and running fundraising events, community outreach, program development, and
best practices research.

Event Volunteer
Volunteers assist RC4G staff with a variety of tasks at Rock Camp for Girls and Women’s Rock Weekend, as well as at special
events. Tasks may include assisting with load in/load out of gear, set up for the Big Gig, parking patrol, lunch supervision, food
preparation, or helping with tech.

Instrument Instructor
Volunteers are needed at Rock Camp for Girls and Women’s Rock Weekend to prepare and deliver basic instruction to campers
on electric guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, drums or vocals.

Workshop Leader
Volunteers are invited to develop and/or deliver workshop(s) to campers at Rock Camp for Girls and Women’s Rock Weekend,
and to coordinate any needed support materials.

Band Mentor
Volunteers act as facilitators for bands at Rock Camp for Girls and Women’s Rock Weekend, helping a camper band to write and
rehearse an original song, and prepare to perform it at the Big Gig.
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In cooperation with
Sadleir House
Fuelled by
Public Energy
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Proudly sponsored by
Daisy Rock
Proudly sponsored by
Roland Canada
With support from the
City of Peterborough
RC4G Peterborough is an affiliate of the Girls' Rock Camp Alliance, an international association of girls' rock camps. That's right,
there are camps like RC4G around the world, from Portland, Oregon to Hultsfred, Sweden. For information about girls' rock
camps in other regions, or to find out more about the activities of the alliance, visit the GRCA website at
www.girlsrockcampalliance.org.
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