Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

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November 7th, 2017

Fall Community Workshops

Join us for our fall community workshops this November and December and learn how to rock a mic and speak up for yourself, discuss gender identities, stand in solidarity with people of color, and help make your actions more helpful than harmful.

November 6th, 2017

Tickets on Sale! Rhythm & Soul 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017 is our biggest party of the year, Rhythm & Soul.  Our 12th anniversary celebration and benefit boasts celebrity honorees, specialty mocktails + cocktails, music, dancing and good times for a great cause.  See our line up + get your tickets here! 

October 3rd, 2017

Rent Our Music Gear

Need a guitar to practice with? Want to hold down your peeps with a funky bass line? Or make some noise + create rad new beats but you need a drum kit? CHECK OUT OUR GEAR LOAN PROGRAM. We’ve got kits, amps, epiphones, keyboards, and more. 🎤🎧🎹🎸🥁

August 28th, 2017

Listen: Arts & Activism Podcasts

Two podcasts from our 2017 Arts & Activism program are now available for free streaming & downloading! Drums and Gender with Shari & Mesia by Madeline Snow + Jasmine Lopez: A Conversation about Trans Latina Women by Biana Martinez.

 

August 4th, 2017

Team Girls Rock

Do you love to run? Do you LOVE rock camp? Support Team Girls Rock! who are running + fundraising  in the Brooklyn Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on Saturday, Oct 14th to help replenish our Fairness Fund.

August 3rd, 2017

“There’s no place like Rock Camp”

Watch our campers, interns, volunteers and awesome supporters share why rock camp is so important on our YouTube channel + support making rock camp happen this year!

May 4th, 2017

2017 Camp Dates

Ladies* Rock Camp – June 23rd – 25th

Rock Camp Jumpstart – July 10th – 14th

Girls Rock! Camp 1 – July 24th – 29th

Girls Rock Camp 2 – August 7 – 12th

 

 

May 1st, 2017

$12 for 12 Campaign

Help us reach our goal of 50 new Monthly Subscribers in 2017 — we’re 25% there!  Become a Monthly Sustainer at the $12 level to celebrate 12 years of WMRC’s music-making, collective voice raising and gender justice programming.

 

April 24th, 2017

Be a Volunteer

Volunteer and Youth Intern applications for our summer programs are open.  Wanna teach kids how to wail on bass? Lead a workshop on music in social justice movements? Bring your skills and magic to camp!

April 23rd, 2017

We’re Hiring!

WMRC is currently seeking a year-round Operations Coordinator and a seasonal Gear Coordinator. Learn more about these rockin’ positions here.