Girls Rock! Chicago is pleased to announce the arrival of the 2016 camp CDs! We absolutely love them, and we can’t wait to share them with you! Each camper gets one free CD from their session, and extras are available for $5.00 each. Both sessions will be available to download from our Bandcamp at girlsrockchicago.bandcamp.com. CDs will be available for pickup on Sunday, May 14th from 2:00 - 5:00 PM at our office (1530 W. Superior St. in West Town.) We welcome you to stop by and say hello! If you are unable to make it on the 14th, we are happy to ship your camper’s CD directly to you.
It’s finally here! A chance to experience the magic of camp during the year! Starting in 2017, Girls Rock! Chicago will facilitate one full weekend day (Saturday or Sunday) of workshops at Josephinum Academy in Wicker Park. Workshops will expand upon topics we cover at camp, including DIY recording, live sound setup, guitar instruction, DJing, and MUCH MUCH MORE! Please join us Saturday, April 22nd from 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM at Josephinum Academy (1501 N. Oakley Blvd., Chicago, IL 60622).More Info
On April 22nd, we'll be offering an Intro to Vinyl DJing workshop with board member Sarah Frier, a Teen Bystander Intervention training, an all-ages Inclusive Music Coalition meetup and an open mic night. Learn more at www.girlsrockchicago.org/programs.RSVP Buy Tix
Join us at Beat Kitchen (2100 W. Belmont Ave.) on Monday, February 20th at 6:00 PM for our LR!C Adult Rock Camp showcase! Our campers will be performing the original songs they wrote in just three and a half days at our rock camp for grown ups. Tickets will be $10 at the door. We've still got room at LR!C if you want to rock--learn more at the link below!RSVP
We are pleased to announce that Girls Rock! Chicago will be hosting our Seventh Annual Autumn Auction at the beautiful Chicago Athletic Association in the Loop. We hope that you’ll join us for this signature event and help us bring 2016 to a successful close. Stay tuned for details and updates about all of the great experiences and items we’ll have for you to bid on!More Info
A U T U M N A U C T I O N Wednesday, November 16, 2016 6:00 – 9:00 PM Drawing Room Chicago Athletic Association Hotel 12 South Michigan Avenue $50 advance tickets / $75 at the door ~ All proceeds benefit Girls Rock! Chicago ~RSVP
Bark Bark Club (5943 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL) is very kindly hosting a dog wash benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago on Sunday, August 21st from 11 AM – 1 PM! Bring your puppy on by to meet us! A bath and towel dry are a $10 suggested donation for small dogs and $20 for big dogs. Bark Bark Club will also be offering other services (nails, ears, etc.) a la carte. See you there!RSVP
Our Session 1 End-of-Camp Extravaganza is coming up this Sunday, July 24th at 11:00 AM! Our campers will be showcasing the brilliant songs they have composed with their bands at Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport in Pilsen); you definitely don’t want to miss this.More Info
Campers should arrive at the venue at 9:30 AM to get ready for the show. Campers should be dropped off at the entrance on Allport where a volunteer in a red shirt will escort them upstairs. Parents are welcome to have brunch at Dusek’s, Thalia Hall’s sister restaurant, until the show starts at 11:00 AM. DJs start their sets when the doors open at 11:00 AM, and the bands start at 11:30 AM. Tickets are $10 at the door or in advance (purchase here), and kids under eight get in for free. See you there! Learn more here. Please call 847 239 0916 if you have any questions or concerns!