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Special Edition:

Area 10 Conference                                                                     March 26, 2012

In This Issue
Board of Directors
2012 Area 10 Conference
Thank you to
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Norm Heitz & Carol Scheel



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(note website address has changed)



National Seminar

July 18-21

Cincinnati, Ohio 

2012 International Symposium
Board of Directors

Chair - Dennis Dell
   3915 15th Ave S
   Great Falls, MT  59405

Chair Elect
- Brian Tervo
   15504 NE 52nd St
   Redmond, WA  98052

Secretary - Angie Barbosa
   1715 S Linda Vista Ave
   Boise, ID  83709

Treasurer - Cindy McAfee
   2350 Larch Camp Rd
   Missoula, MT  59803
Past Chair - Scott Barker
   2514 166th Ave SE
   Bellevue, WA  98008

Alaska Chair - Paula Johnson
   20246 McKinley View Ave
   Chugiak, AK  99567
   (907) 688-9716

Idaho Chair - Barbara Mix
   1729 Dora Dr S
   Twin Falls, ID  83301

Montana Chair -Diane Hould
   142 3rd St S
   Shelby, MT  59474

Oregon Chair - Diane Barnes
   479 Drager
   Ashland, OR  97520

Washington Chair -
   Jennifer Vangolen
   4820 40th Ave SW Apt. B
   Seattle, WA  98116
Education Coordinator -
   Wendy McPhetres
   6073 Sycamore Ln
   Bremerton, WA  98311

Youth Coordinator -
Membership Chair -
   Shosh Meyer
   10390 SW Canyon Rd
   Beaverton, OR  97005

Campanologist Editor -
   Phyllis Tincher
   3301 Seminole Dr
   Nampa, ID  83686

Web Master - Jim Dahlgran
   1440 Qattara
   Idaho Falls, ID  83404

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 Area 10 Conference June 22-24

    Deadline for the early registration fee of $180 is April 1. Since this falls on a Sunday, your registration with payment must be postmarked by April 2. For those who have registered and paid a deposit, the balance due must be postmarked by April 2.

     In additional to all registration forms and information, Dr. William Payn's rehearsal notes are in the links in the article below as well as on our website, Under the batons of William Payn and Shirley Lindberg, you will take the music to new heights of musicality.  

     There is also a pre-conference Directors' Seminar with William Payn on Friday, June 22, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to refine your skills. The last date for the early rate of $60 is April 1 (postmarked by April 2). 

     If you are unable to open any of the forms, please email me and I will gladly send them to you as attachments or, if you prefer, snail mail them to you. 


 Phyllis Tincher

Campanologist Editor

2012 Area 10 Handbell Conference 
June 22-24, 2012
Tacoma Convention Center
Tacoma Convention Center
Tacoma Convention Center
Tacoma, Washington
Guest clinicians:
William Payn
Shirley Lindberg
Concert by Vivace from Puerto Rico
on Saturday night
Cost: $180 (before April 1)
Lodging on your own
Check in Friday afternoon
Vivace Concert is Saturday, 8:00 pm
Final Concert is Sunday, 4:00 pm 
Pre-conference Directors' Seminar
with William Payn
Friday, June 22, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
$60 (before April 1)
(Click each line to open a pdf file of the form)
Conference Information (please read first!)
     See you in June at Sensation on the Sound
Happy Ringing,
Phyllis Tincher
Area 10, Handbell Musicians of America