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What's New At Merit?

Fall Registration

Save the date to register for classes and lessons!

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Associate Board

Join the Merit Associate Board for a fun, fall get-together after work!

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Storytime

Join us this fall on the 1st Monday of each month for our FREE Early Childhood Storytime.

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Video: Fulfilling Dreams

See how Merit is creating pathways for our students to accomplish their dreams.

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Upcoming Events At Merit

Conservatory: Classes Begin

Date: Saturday, September 24th, 2016

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

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Early Childhood: Fall Classes Begin

Date: Monday, September 26th, 2016

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

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Instrumental Music: Classes Begin

Date: Monday, September 26th, 2016

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

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