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What's New At Merit?

Into the Woods, JR.

Don't miss Merit's first fully-staged musical, "Into the Woods, JR!" on August 19 & 20. Reserved seats required.

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Fall Registration

View class options to register for Merit's 2017 - 2018 classes and lessons!

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Storytime

Join us on the 2nd Monday of each month for our FREE Early Childhood Storytime series.

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Hold your next event at Merit

Did you know the Joy Faith Knapp Music Center is available to rent for meetings and event?

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Upcoming Events At Merit

Into the Woods, Jr.!

Date: Saturday, August 19th, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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Into the Woods, Jr.!

Date: Sunday, August 20th, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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2017-2018 Open Registration Begins

Date: Monday, August 21st, 2017

Location: Merit School of Music, Joy Faith Knapp Music Center

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"My dream is to be a professional violist, and Merit is helping me to reach this goal with quality training and excellent performance opportunities."

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