2013-2014 Study Grants:
The Greater Portland Flute Society is offering three high school or middle school students an opportunity to receive a $300 grant for private flute lessons with a GPFS teacher during the 2013-2014 school year. Selection is based on financial need, playing ability, and enthusiasm for the flute. Students may not receive the grant more than three times. More information is available on the Study Grant Page.
RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP!
The GPFS membership year runs from September 1st through August 31st. The deadline to be included in the membership roster is October 15th. The membership roster has been wiped clean so renew your membership now by clicking on the Membership link above!
Planning for next year's 2014 Flute Fair has already begun! Look at the Flute Fair Directions page for information on taking public transportation. The total travel time from Pioneer Square on Trimet is less than 1 hour!
Past issues of the newsletter have been posted on the GPFS website (follow the Recent Newsletters link above). The most recent issue of the newsletter is only available via mail to GPFS members.
What: Cocoa, Cookies & Choir open flute choir reading session. It is an opportunity to spend some time playing in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoying the company of friends.
When: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 2:00 - 4:00PM
Where: Claremont Clubhouse, 15800 NW Country Club Dr., Portland
Cost: Free, but bring something chocolatey to share.
What: Flute Fair guest artist Ian Clark recital.
When: Friday, April 4, 2014, at 7:30PM
Where: The Old Church, Portland
Cost: $10 for GPFS Members, $15 for non-members, with $5 group tickets available in advance from Phyllis Louke at her e-mail.
What: Flute Fair
When: Saturday, April 5, 2014, at 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Where: Aloha High School
More Info: Guest Artist is Ian Clark.
Cost: GPFS Members: Free. One parent will be admitted free with every student member. You can join GPFS at the door. Non-members: $5 general admission, $15 family admission, $3 students & seniors. One parent will be admitted free with every paid student admission.
More information is on the Calendar page.