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Girls Rock Camp Birmingham fosters a solid foundation for young girls to grow confidently as individuals while developing rewarding musical skills. By participating in workshops and technical lessons, the girls become empowered by their newfound abil... Read more
Girls Rock Camp Birmingham fosters a solid foundation for young girls to grow confidently as individuals while developing rewarding musical skills. By participating in workshops and technical lessons, the girls become empowered by their newfound abilities, self-awareness, and sense of belonging. Led by positive female role models, the girls are exposed to the possibilities and benefits afforded to them through the enjoyment of music making and performing with their peers. Girls Rock Camp Birmingham knows every girl is a rock-star and that by learning to work as a team they will grow to be great leaders in their community!
Girls Rock Camp is a week-long program serving girls ages 9-16 in the Birmingham areas. During the week, campers learn an in strument, form a band and write a song which they perform at a the Friday evening showcase. In addition, the girls will participate in workshops centered around empowerment and creativity such as, Songwriting, Dj-ing, Image & Identity, Zine-Making, Screen Printing, Design and more, all designed to cultivate self-esteem & healthy expression. GRB values diversity and encourages girls from all backgrounds to apply for camp. Financial aid is available and no music experience is necessary! We aim to offer the optimal environment for originality & self-expression while allowing the girls to showcase their own individuality and creativity.