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!
Come join us for one workshop, or all day! It’s up to you!
Dates: Saturday, January 21, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Times: 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Location: 1501 N. Oakley Blvd., Chicago, IL 60622 (Josephinum Academy)
Cost: Between $10 – $40 per person (sliding scale)
Anyone ages 8 & up who identifies as a girl/woman, transgender (regardless of identity), and/or gender nonconforming. Guardians of any gender identity may attend with participants under 18 for free, but guardians are not required. Please note that this workshop is open to women, transgender folks, and gender nonconforming folks over the age of 18 too!
Contact our Program Coordinator Jess at firstname.lastname@example.org or 773 289 2670.
April 22, 2017 Activities:
Intro to Vinyl DJing
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages: 8 & up
Fee: $10 – $40
Learn how to operate a vinyl DJ setup, the basic parts of DJ equipment, and how to buy your own low-cost setup.
Bystander Intervention Training
Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Ages: 13 to 18
Fee: $10 – $20
You will leave this workshop feeling ownership over your rights and your bodies and a greater personal commitment to intervening to prevent oppressive language and behaviors. And you’ll get your very own bystander intervention zine! We greatly appreciate the People’s Response Team for sharing their curriculum with us.
Inclusive Music Coalition Meetup
Time: 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Ages: All Ages
The Inclusive Music Coalition is joining us for an ALL AGES meetup for women/girls, transgender youth & adults, and gender nonconforming youth & adults. Stop by to chat with other like-minded musicians of all ages and sign up to share your music at our Open Mic Night!