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5th Annual Music Camp is June 18-22, 2018

5th Annual Music Camp is June 18-22, 2018


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The mission of the annual music camp held at historic Trinity Episcopal Church, is to give young people entering grades 4-12 the opportunity to expand their musical skills and appreciation, as well as grow in faith. 


The camp will be held from Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22nd, from 9am to 2:30pm daily


The camp includes daily lunch, t-shirts, singing, music composition,  enrichment activites and an Evensong and Banquet for campers and their families at 5:30pm on Friday, June 22nd.


The camp attendees also have the opportunity to sing for a service of reconciliation on Sunday, June 24th, presided over by the Bishop of the Diocese of Kansas.


The camp is led by Jennifer Stammers, Choirmaster at Trinity Eposcopal Church. In addtion to her 23 years of service at Trinity, Ms. Stammers has been a music teacher at the elementary and middle school levels for 17 years. Her audition children's choirs have performed for the Missouri Music Educators Association Annual Conference, for the Missouri Verses and Voices Poet Laureate Festivals at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, and a the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. She is also the Artistic Director of the St. Joseph Community Chorus, an 80 voice semi-professional choir.  She has received numerous awards, including the 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year for Platte County R3 in Missouri, finalist for the 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year  for the St. Joseph, Missouri School District, and Resolution No. 2598 from the Missouri House of Representatives. She has taught private voice lessons for 23 years and is a published composer with the St. James Music Press in Tryon, North Carolina. 


The camp organist is Janet McCracken.  She has served as an organist for 43 years in three different churches, the last 33 years at Trinity.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business with a minor in Music Theory from Avila University in Kansas City.  While acquiring her degree, she taught piano on campus and was the music department’s accompanist.  Janet received a Master’s Degree in Education from Kansas State University.  She studied pipe organ for over 20 years with Dr. Ruth Krusemark of Benedictine College.  During this time, she performed in numerous recitals and was chosen to be the accompanist for Atchison’s River Bend Concert Choir.  In 1999, Janet passed a service playing certification test administered by the American Guild of Organists.  The examination was in Kansas City and judged by a board of organist from New York City.  Janet demonstrated numerous skills at the pipe organ as well as presenting a 45 minute recital composed of required organ literature.  Janet was the only Kansan that year to receive this award. 





STUDENT NAME & GRADE (coming school year):______________________________________________________________ PARENT/GUARDIAN:__________________________________________________________________________________________ ADDRESS:______________________________________________________________________________________________________

PHONE NUMBER:______________________________________________________________________________________________

EMAIL ADDRESS (used only for Music Camp Communication):


HEALTH/DIET CONCERNS:_____________________________________________________________________________________

T-SHIRT SIZE (Indicate Youth OR Adult):______________________________________________________________________


COST: The suggested donation to attend camp is $50 ($25 for each additional sibling) and includes daily lunch and t-shirt. Scholarships are available as well.  


Please send a check and application/registration information to:

TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH, 300 S 5th St, Atchison KS 66002, and include ‘Trinity Music Camp’ in memo line.


You may also call the church office, 913 367-3171, for more information or to make a camp reservation.


Sunday Morning 


8am Holy Eucharist Rite II



9am Adult Forum


10:30am Holy Eucharist Rite II Choral 



Women's Bible Study 10-11am   


Please see announcements or calendar for any time changes.       



Weekday Eucharist


10:30am Holy Eucharist Rite II 


1st Thursday.........Medicalodge


2nd Thursday.....Senior Viillage




Wednesday Evening

6pm Holy Eucharist Rite II   with Laying on of Hands and the Anointing of the Sick 


All are Welcome! 


Address: 300 South 5th St, Atchison, Kansas 66002
Phone: 913-367-3171