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What's New At Merit?

Performathon 2017

Join us February 24 & 25 for the 35th annual Performathon!

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Merit in Music

Join us on March 30 for the DOC10 Film Festival as we host the opening night screening.

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Storytime

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

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Gala 2017

Save the Date for Merit's Annual Gala on Thursday, May 4, 2017 where we will honor Joe & Madeleine Glossberg and Ramsey Lewis

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Upcoming Events At Merit

Conservatory: Wind Symphony Dress Rehearsal

Date: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Time: 6:15 pm

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

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Performathon

Date: Friday, February 24th, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm

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

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Performathon

Date: Saturday, February 25th, 2017
Time: 9:00 am

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

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"I enjoy attending Merit because everyone is so welcoming and they have made a difference in my life by bringing me closer to what I love doing most...music!"

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