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ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GEORGIA

Singin' in the Sun: A Choral Music Workshop

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Program #7598RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Elevation Note
St. Simons Island is at sea level.

Itinerary for Mar 3 — Mar 8, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: Epworth is located on 43 acres covered with moss-draped live oak trees and situated along the banks of the Frederica River. Hotel rooms and meeting spaces are short distances apart. Beautifully landscaped walkways line the grounds as well as a fishing pier, gazebo, and tennis courts.

Contact info:
100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 USA
phone: 912-638-8688
web: www.epworthbythesea.org

Room amenities: Rooms are tastefully decorated with two double beds, private bath, table and chairs, reading lamps, telephone, and TV.

Facility amenities: Housekeeping services daily, telephones and TV in all rooms, tennis courts, fishing pier, landscaped walkways.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Prices vary. Please call.
Early arrivals and stayover reservations may be made by calling Epworth by the Sea at 912-638-8688. The receptionist will make every effort to book participant in the same room used during the Road Scholar Program week.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, March 03 - Registration/Meet Your Director and Sing!
Afternoon: The program begins at the Registration Lobby of Epworth by the Sea Methodist Conference Center on St. Simons Island, GA. You may arrive after 2:00 PM with rooms guaranteed ready by 4:00 PM. A packet of the week's activities and name tags will be distributed at check-in. General Orientation and Get Acquainted begins at 5:00 PM in the classroom.

Dinner: A buffet style dinner will be served in the Epworth Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, a soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Evening: The first choral rehearsal begins at 7:00 PM in the classroom.

Lodging: Epworth by the Sea Methodist Center

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Epworth is located on 43 acres covered with moss-draped live oak trees and situated along the banks of the Frederica River. Hotel rooms and meeting spaces are short distances apart. Beautifully landscaped walkways line the grounds as well as a fishing pier, gazebo, and tennis courts.

Contact info:
100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 USA
phone: 912-638-8688
web: www.epworthbythesea.org

Room amenities: Rooms are tastefully decorated with two double beds, private bath, table and chairs, reading lamps, telephone, and TV.

Facility amenities: Housekeeping services daily, telephones and TV in all rooms, tennis courts, fishing pier, landscaped walkways.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Prices vary. Please call.
Early arrivals and stayover reservations may be made by calling Epworth by the Sea at 912-638-8688. The receptionist will make every effort to book participant in the same room used during the Road Scholar Program week.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, March 04 - Choral Workshop/Afternoon Free Time/Evening Progr...
Breakfast: A full southern breakfast is served buffet style in Epworth Dining Room. Choices include eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, oatmeal, cereal, milk, toast, sweet rolls, pancakes/waffles, fresh fruit, juices, coffee and tea.

Morning: The morning will be spent rehearsing music with an experienced choral director. Instruction, choral techniques, and critiques will be offered.

Lunch: Lunch is served buffet style in Epworth Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Afternoon: Free time followed by a 4:00 PM rehearsal.

Dinner: Dinner is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Evening: Choral rehearsal.

Lodging: Epworth by the Sea Methodist Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Epworth is located on 43 acres covered with moss-draped live oak trees and situated along the banks of the Frederica River. Hotel rooms and meeting spaces are short distances apart. Beautifully landscaped walkways line the grounds as well as a fishing pier, gazebo, and tennis courts.

Contact info:
100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 USA
phone: 912-638-8688
web: www.epworthbythesea.org

Room amenities: Rooms are tastefully decorated with two double beds, private bath, table and chairs, reading lamps, telephone, and TV.

Facility amenities: Housekeeping services daily, telephones and TV in all rooms, tennis courts, fishing pier, landscaped walkways.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Prices vary. Please call.
Early arrivals and stayover reservations may be made by calling Epworth by the Sea at 912-638-8688. The receptionist will make every effort to book participant in the same room used during the Road Scholar Program week.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, March 05 - Choral Workshop/Afternoon Field Trip/Evening Chor...
Breakfast: Breakfast is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, oatmeal, toast, sweet rolls, pancakes/waffles, cereal, milk, fresh fruit, juices, coffee and tea.

Morning: The morning will be spent rehearsing with an experienced choral director.

Lunch: Lunch is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Afternoon: An afternoon field trip in the St. Simons area will be included.

Dinner: Dinner is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Evening: Choral rehearsal.

Lodging: Epworth by the Sea Methodist Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Epworth is located on 43 acres covered with moss-draped live oak trees and situated along the banks of the Frederica River. Hotel rooms and meeting spaces are short distances apart. Beautifully landscaped walkways line the grounds as well as a fishing pier, gazebo, and tennis courts.

Contact info:
100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 USA
phone: 912-638-8688
web: www.epworthbythesea.org

Room amenities: Rooms are tastefully decorated with two double beds, private bath, table and chairs, reading lamps, telephone, and TV.

Facility amenities: Housekeeping services daily, telephones and TV in all rooms, tennis courts, fishing pier, landscaped walkways.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Prices vary. Please call.
Early arrivals and stayover reservations may be made by calling Epworth by the Sea at 912-638-8688. The receptionist will make every effort to book participant in the same room used during the Road Scholar Program week.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, March 06 - Choral Workshop/Optional Field Trip; Late Afterno...
Choral Workshop/Optional Field Trip; Late Afternoon Rehearsal/Evening Program

Breakfast: A full southern breakfast is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, oatmeal, cereal, milk, toast, sweet rolls, pancakes/waffles, fresh fruit, juices, coffee and tea.

Morning: The morning is spent in the classroom rehearsing with an experienced choral director.

Lunch: Lunch is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Afternoon: Free time followed by a 4:00 PM rehearsal.

Dinner: Dinner is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Evening: Entertainment followed by a choral rehearsal.

Lodging: Epworth by the Sea Methodist Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Epworth is located on 43 acres covered with moss-draped live oak trees and situated along the banks of the Frederica River. Hotel rooms and meeting spaces are short distances apart. Beautifully landscaped walkways line the grounds as well as a fishing pier, gazebo, and tennis courts.

Contact info:
100 Arthur J. Moore Drive
St. Simons Island, GA 31522 USA
phone: 912-638-8688
web: www.epworthbythesea.org

Room amenities: Rooms are tastefully decorated with two double beds, private bath, table and chairs, reading lamps, telephone, and TV.

Facility amenities: Housekeeping services daily, telephones and TV in all rooms, tennis courts, fishing pier, landscaped walkways.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Prices vary. Please call.
Early arrivals and stayover reservations may be made by calling Epworth by the Sea at 912-638-8688. The receptionist will make every effort to book participant in the same room used during the Road Scholar Program week.

Check in time: 2:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, March 07 - Choral Workshop/Road Scholar Choral Concert
Breakfast: Breakfast is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, oatmeal, cereal, milk, toast, sweet rolls, pancakes/waffles, fresh fruit, juices, coffee and tea.

Morning: The morning will be spent in the classroom rehearsing with an experienced choral director.

Lunch: Lunch is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include hot entrees, soup and salad bar, and desserts.

Afternoon: An early afternoon final rehearsal is schedule with time following it for rest.

Dinner: Dinner is served buffet style in the dining room including hot entrees, soup, salad bar, dessert and drinks.

Evening: Singers will present an hour program of varied selections as rehearsed during the week. The audience is made up of local island residents and invitees from the local Road Scholar program at another location.

Lodging: Epworth by the Sea Methodist Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, March 08 - Choral Workshop
Breakfast: Breakfast is served buffet style in Epworth's Dining Room. Choices include eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, oatmeal, cereal, milk, toast, sweet rolls, pancakes/waffles, fresh fruit, juices, coffee and tea.

Morning: The final morning will be spent enjoying an "We've Got Talent" Program. Participants will have had the opportunity to sign up throughout the week to present a solo, a group act, a reading etc. to be presented Friday morning. Program ends after the morning session around 10:30 am.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
1 Field trips
8 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

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