Virtual National Seminar 2020

When: July 16-19, 2020 Registration Fee: $175 The Virtual National Seminar is a great opportunity for less experienced musicians – or perhaps those who are just shy – to learn from the best. Due to Covid-19, this is an online-only event. If you are new to ringing or...

Composition Contest Deadline Extended

The deadline for the composition contest has been extended to May 1st 2020.   Since we all have the time while we’re quarantined, get busy and write something! Composition contest details can be accessed here. We are looking forward to the fruits of your...

The March issue of Twice Tolled Tales is now available

Click here to read about all the exciting news from Area 2!  We’ve got information on the Read and Rings in March/April and the Destination Ring in August as well as Elizabeth’s first “From the Chair” and lots of other stuff!   Be sure and...

Composition Contest 2021 is up and running!

It’s time to get your entries in for the Area 2 Composition Contest.  The winner’s piece will be included in the Festival Conference Repertoire for 2021.   Things are a little different this year as we are only awarding one prize for the Festival...

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...

Area 2 is Creating a Handbell Registry to Better Serve You!

Area 2 is creating a registry of all the handbell programs and ringers in the area – members and non-members.  We are hoping to be able to use this resource to direct ringers who are new to the area to programs near them in order to allow them to continue...