Welcome to Area 2

Serving New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Ontario

Young Ringers Festival and Festival Conference

June 28-30, 2019

Lancaster Conference Center, Lancaster, PA

Recent News

It’s time for Elections!

Click here to access the candidate information as well as the link to the ballot.  Please note:  Your membership number is required in order to vote so we can be sure each member votes only one time. Votes are due by 5pm on August 31,...

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Back to Bells 2019

We need your help!   Can you host a Back to Bells Workshop this Spring? Area 2 will supply the clinician!   Contact Rise Kagan-Erickson at bellkagan@gmail.com or at 865-274-1206 for more information. HMA is offering FREE workshops across the country to help you get...

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Festival Registration Forms are here!

The registration materials are ready!  Download the registration forms here:  2019 Festival and Young Ringers Registration Packet Remember, the Early Bird Registration rates end February 20, 2019, so get those registrations in right away!    We'll see you in...

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Do you receive our e-newsletter?

When requested by Area 2, The national Handbell Musicians of America staff sends out e-newsletters with important announcements and information to the Area 2 membership.  To receive these e-newsletters, you must be subscribed to receive them in your HMA national...

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Handchime Lending

Would you like to try using a set of handchimes in your music program, but do not have the funds to purchase one? Area 2 has five 3-octave sets of handchimes available to lend for either the 2018 summer session or for the 2018-2019 school year. We are accepting...

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