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Canceled: Area 2 Handbell Festival 2021

Unfortunately, the Area 2 Festival 2021 has been canceled.

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[CANCELED] Area 2 Handbell Festival 2021

The HMA Area 2 Board is deeply saddened to announce the cancellation of the Area 2 Handbell Festival 2021 due to COVID-19. Scheduled to be held in the Lancaster Conference Center in June 2021, the Board felt cancellation was the best choice to keep everyone safe and...

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Marilyn M. Hines

Marilyn M. Hines, a Past President of the American Guild of English Handbell Ringers, Honorary Life Member, and former
Area 2 Chairman has recently passed away.

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Annual Members Meeting

Because Destination Ring was cancelled due to COVID-19, the annual members meeting will be held virtually on Saturday, September 26th at 9 AM EST on RingCentral. The board will discuss what the organization has done over the past year and some plans for the future. Be...

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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...

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