Category Archives: Notes

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  • Learn About Camp’s COVID-19 Safety Protocols

    Posted on May 3, 2021 by in Announcements, Campers, Notes, Parents, Teachers

    We’ve published a page that details our safety protocols for campers this season. Be sure to check it out: Hummingbird Music Camp Safety Protocols

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  • Rally ’round the flag pole

    Posted on May 1, 2021 by in Announcements, Campers, Counselors, Notes, Parents

    Our 2021 Camp season starts on Sunday, May 30! Registration for campers is from 2:00 pm until 5:30 pm in the Gallery. Registration for Staffers, CIT’s and Counselors begins at 10:45 am. Lunch will be provided for staff, CIT’s and Counselors. Be sure to read our updated information for arriving campers and changes made to […]

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  • Summer 2021 Registration is Open!

    Posted on January 7, 2021 by in Art Camp, Chess Camp, Music Camp, Notes, Parents

    Happy New Year from all of us at Hummingbird Music Camp! We are excited to start the year 2021 and celebrate our 63rd season of camp. It may seem like summer is many months away, but really it’s just around the corner and it’s time to register for camp! At Hummingbird, we know how important […]

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  • Goal Met!

    Posted on November 13, 2020 by in Announcements, Notes

    Thank you to our wonderful and generous campers, teachers, staff, parents and supporters for pitching and contributing to our fund raisers this year as we all tried to stay safe and take every precaution against the COVID-19 pandemic. We met our GoFundMe goal and our tee shirt fund raiser was also a great success! All […]

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  • KRQE TV Features Hummingbird Music Camp

    Posted on August 17, 2020 by in Announcements, Notes

    KRQE reporter Jeannie Nguyen wrote a story about us and the GoFundMe account set up by Amy Ewing to help offset the loss of revenue from having to cancel the entire summer season of camps due to COVID-19 restrictions. This was the first time we have had to cancel camp in our 62 years of […]

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  • GoFundMe Created to Benefit Camp

    Posted on August 17, 2020 by in Announcements, Notes, Parents

    To help offset the loss of revenue from cancelling our entire 2020 camp season due to COVID-19 restrictions, a GoFundMe account was set up by our friend, Amy Ewing. Please consider making a donation that goes directly to the operating and maintenance expenses of our campus and buildings. Thank you!

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  • See us on Instagram!

    Posted on May 7, 2020 by in Announcements, Campers, Notes

    Hummingbird Music Camp loves social media. In addition to our Facebook page, we are on Instagram, too! Add us to keep up with all the fun we’ll be having this summer! @therealhummingbirdmusiccamp

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  • 2018 – Our 60th Year!

    Posted on January 1, 2018 by in Announcements, Art Camp, Chess Camp, Music Camp, Notes

    We can hardly believe it ourselves, but Hummingbird Music Camp will be having our 60th summer season this year! We are so proud to have been operating continuously all these summers, with so many wonderful and dedicated staff and teachers, and the many hundreds of children who have come to learn and spend a fun […]

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  • Christmas Thoughts

    Posted on December 20, 2017 by in Holidays, Notes, Seasons and Weather

    Perhaps there is no other time when music plays such an important part of our every day lives than at Christmas. From holiday concerts to church choirs to traditional caroling to pop hits on the radio, Christmas music is everywhere! All of us at Hummingbird Music Camp send our best wishes to all our campers, […]

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    Take Me Out to the Ball Game …

    Posted on May 17, 2017 by in Music Camp, Notes

    The original version of the song, “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” was written in 1908 by Jack Norwood and set to music by Albert VonTilzer. Oddly, neither of them had ever attended a baseball game before writing the song, which has become the unofficial anthem of baseball in America. Originally sung by Edward […]

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