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

Announcing your 2019-2021 Area 2 Board

Thank you to everyone who voted in this year's election!   Here are the results of the election and the listing of your new 2019-2021 Area 2 Board Members: Executive Board: Chair:  Elizabeth Nowik Chair-Elect:  Sarah Hazel Past Chair:  Bob Ward Secretary:  Gail Posey...

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Back to Bells 2019

We need your help!   Can you host a Back to Bells Workshop? 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 your handbells...

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Destination Ring 2020 is in the planning stages!

Click here to download the Destination Ring 2020 brochure. Our destination is The Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center in Lake George, NY.  Dates are August 9-10, 2020, and Michael Helman will be our clinician for this wonderful event! Mark your calendars now...

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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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