GR!DSM July Summer Camp
Jul
8
to Jul 19

GR!DSM July Summer Camp

It’s Camp Time Again!

GR!DSM July Summer Camp will be filled with -

empowerment workshops

performance opportunities

band rehearsals

classes: Audio Tech/Engineering , Songwriting 101 & 102, Experiments with Sound 101 & 102, DJ Mix Masterclass, Music Theory & iRock

art & design

recording studio worktime

1 on 1 instrument lessons

and

A Whole Lotta Fun!!

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GR!DSM July Camp Showcase at Wooly's
Jul
19
7:00 PM19:00

GR!DSM July Camp Showcase at Wooly's

Join with our amazing July Camp Rockers as they show off all their hard work and talent! Each band will perform their original tune they wrote during camp and a cover tune they learned.

You will be overrun with excitement watching these brave, fierce females take the stage at Wooly’s as they shine with pride!

Doors Open at 6pm // Show starts at 7pm

All Ages Show!

Tickets - $10 online tikly.co/events/3647 or $15 at door // kids 10 and under FREE

It’s the best part of our year! We trust you will join us in this celebration!

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GR!DSM June Camp Showcase at Wooly's!!
Jun
21
6:00 PM18:00

GR!DSM June Camp Showcase at Wooly's!!

Join with our amazing June Camp Rockers as they show off all their hard work and talent! Each band (Eight Bands plus a Band Manager Band) will perform their original tune they wrote during camp and a cover tune they learned.

You will be overrun with joy watching these brave, fierce females take the stage at Wooly’s as they shine with pride!

All Ages Show!

Tickets - $10 online tikly.co/events/3631 or $15 at door // kids 10 and under FREE

It’s the best part of our year! We trust you will join us in this celebration!

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GR!DSM June Summer Camp
Jun
10
to Jun 21

GR!DSM June Summer Camp

It’s Camp Time Again!

GR!DSM June Summer Camp will be filled with -

empowerment workshops

performance opportunities

band rehearsals

classes: Audio Tech/Engineering , Songwriting 101 & 102, Experiments with Sound 101 & 102, DJ Mix Masterclass, Music Theory & iRock

art & design

recording studio worktime

1 on 1 instrument lessons

and

A Whole Lotta Fun!!

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Off To The GRCA Conference!
Apr
25
to Apr 28

Off To The GRCA Conference!

We are so excited to send Sara and Jen off to New Jersey!! These fierce folx from all over the globe gather once a year to discuss each programs growth and setbacks. There is so much to be learned yet and we are grateful for the GRCA!!

Be sure to follow their travels on our Instagram and FB pages!

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GR!DSM Volunteer Social at Confluence Brewery
Mar
15
10:30 AM10:30

GR!DSM Volunteer Social at Confluence Brewery

Come meet up with GR!DSM Program Director, Sara Routh and Lead Volunteer, Rachel Gulick in finding out how YOU can support Girls Rock Des Moines by volunteering!

Can you… string a guitar? carry and amp? design logos? write grants? video/photograph magical moments? empower through workshops?

Are you a… nurse? counselor? music engineer?

Do you want to… help our future leaders? challenge our youth through the use of music? show others the good in our world?

We Want You!! The possibilities are endless. Come chat with us over a brew and find out how you can help!

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June Showcase
Jun
22
7:30 PM19:30

June Showcase

Since 2013, Girls Rock! Des Moines has been empowering girls through music, education and collaboration.

Come support your local rockers! We're having the mega awesome bands from the 1st camp of the summer take the stage!

Kum & Go Theater // $10 ADV $12 DOOR Kids under 10 free

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Earth Day Songwriting Workshop
Apr
22
2:00 PM14:00

Earth Day Songwriting Workshop

GR!DSM supports all the good our Earth has given us.  So, we are celebrating this 2018 Earth Day with a workshop, writing songs with the focus being our planet.  Come join us as we compose music full of love and light for our Home.

GR!DSM members may bring their instrument of choice if this helps with their songwriting process.  If songwriting is a new adventure, NO WORRIES!! Our workshop leader, Sara Routh will start from the beginning!  

Where:  Windsor Presbyterian Church (6301 University Ave, Windsor Heights, IA 50324)

Time:  2-4pm

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GR!DSM Live at Reggie's Sleep Out
Mar
24
4:00 PM16:00

GR!DSM Live at Reggie's Sleep Out

GR!DSM has been asked to perform at Reggie's Sleep Out at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, IA.  We are extremely excited to take part in this incredible event, which helps bring awareness to childhood homelessness.  

Take a look at this short video https://youtu.be/s7YH0vlNe9Q

Our members are encouraged to stay the night and enjoy the festivities.  However an adult must be present with them if they are under 18.  If you'd like to register for the sleepout, please find the information above on the Reggie's Sleep Out site.

There is no cost for our GR!DSM families to attend and support their performance.  

Where:  Jack Trice Stadium (1732 S 4th St, Ames, IA 50011)

Time:  Performance time is sometime between 4-6pm

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Ukulele Workshop with Lily DeTaeye
Feb
25
9:00 AM09:00

Ukulele Workshop with Lily DeTaeye

We are extremely excited to have our incredibly talented volunteer Lily DeTaeye lead our first Ukulele workshop! From learning the first chords, to playing along with their favorite tunes, Lily will be guiding our members through the in's and out's of ukulele!

This workshop is for GR!DSM members only

TIme:  9-11am

Place:  Ricochet (504 E Locust St #200, Des Moines, IA 50309)

 

 

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Girls Rock at Sports
Dec
30
12:00 PM12:00

Girls Rock at Sports

Females in Sports Workshop with Drake University Women's Basketball Team.  Come meet and greet this incredibly intelligent and talented team of women!  Sit and chat with them about challenges they have faced and the empowerment they have received throughout their careers! 

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GR!DSM July Showcase - Wooly's
Jul
21
7:00 PM19:00

GR!DSM July Showcase - Wooly's

GR!DSM presents their July Summer Camp Showcase!
Featuring bands formed during the July camp.  Each band will be performing their original tune and a cover tune of their choice!!  The DSM Girl Gang will be present with their handmade props and a selfie booth! Come celebrate all our campers by rocking out with these incredibly talented girls!  It's a night not to be missed!

Doors Open at 6pm // Tickets $5 at door // Music starts at 7pm

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