Another bell at Groton. (Photographer: Dianne S P Cermak, Groton)Pulling off: Geoff, Danielle, Laura, Michael, Elizabeth. (Photographer: Dianne S P Cermak, Groton)
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Change Ringing? What's That?

Change Ringing is . . .
A team sport
A musical performance
An antique art &
A demanding pattern-based exercise
. . . All at once!

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Sep 7—As previously announced (The Clapper, Jan. 2015), the consecration of the new Immanuel Chapel at the Virginia Theological Seminary is scheduled for Tues., Oct. 13, 2015. VTS has recently announced More...

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Feb 6—Ring Around Charleston: February 26-28, 2016 More...

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Event Reports

Rochester's Bells Reach the Finish Line! Helen D Haller

Plus 2 responses

Progress on Rochester's Bells Aug 6–27. Helen D Haller

9th Annual Pittsburgh Ringing Course Jul 31 – Aug 2. Kit Matthew

Farewell to Ross Finbow Jun 5–7. Don Morrison

Plus 5 responses

250th Anniversary Clock and Bells Sep 20–21. Kit Matthew

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The New Ringer's Book
Harrison and Lewis
A spiral bound book written for the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers Education Committee. An excellent resource for both student and teacher with many photos and diagrams.

157 pages

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The line forms
The line forms. (Photographer: Dianne S P Cermak, New York, Sep 2009)

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Spring Dinner Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA, Mar 2014 A Thomas Miller

AGM 2013 Hendersonville St. James Episcopal Church, Hendersonville, N.C. , Sep 2013 Joy Franklin

Sonando Cambios New York, Dec 2009 Nancy Garcia

Philadelphia Spring Dinner Philadelphia, Mar 2012 A Thomas Miller

New York City Area Meeting New York, Dec 2011 John Danaher

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Officer Nominations
Bruce N Butler
Ballot 2014
Madeleine Cheesman
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Bell Simulator
Lynn G Blair
Plus responses from Christopher Colon, Linda Rankin
Renew online?
Laura Dickerson
Plus responses from A Thomas Miller, Frederick DuPuy

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