College Ring-In Scholarships Announced

Area 9 is excited to announce three scholarships for attendees to the College Ring-In 2017 in the heart of Area 9 – Dallas, TX! Each scholarship is for $100 toward the registration fee of College Ring-In 2017. College students in Area 9 are invited to apply...

Oh Say, You Can See!

This article written by Sarah Sheffield, Area 3 At-Large Board Member As a kid, I was always at the ball field. Between me playing, my brother playing, my dad playing, and Charlotte’s minor league team, there was always a game to attend. When I got older, I added to...

Spring Rings Announced

Area 9 is thrilled to announce the return of one of our most popular ringing events – Spring Ring! We have fun repertoire, wonderful facilities, and online registration. To learn more about this fun event, please visit the Spring Ring 2017 page for all of the details....

Committing the Uncommitted

This article written by Michelle Tejada, Area 9 Past Chair After a handbell performance, a woman approaches some ringers and talks to them about their choir. When she expresses an interest in playing handbells, the ringers invite her to the next rehearsal. She...

Events Abound! Are You Going?

This note written by Ruth Seiwell, Area 9 Chair There are a few things that break my heart in life. There is often not much that I can do to help many heartbreaking things! However, I can be a cheerleader in the handbell community and try to make one of the...