Spouses, friends and children 6+ years old are welcome!
Location: Feeding America Distribution Center
Address: 9455 Waples Street #135, San Diego, CA 92121
Cost: $9.99 (includes lunch)
Wear close-toed shoes - we'll be working in a warehouse.
We will help Feeding America may have us help with a number of different projects depending on what's needed at the time, including:
- Filling bags with fresh produce to be later delivered to children in need
- Sorting food that has been pulled from grocery store shelves to prevent it from reaching the landfill and instead into the hands of families in need
- Repacking bulk product received by Feeding America
We'll work in the Distribution Center from 9-11am, then lunch Then at 11am in the Volunteer Lounge for pizza, salad and beverages.
The annual International Youth Symphony is a partnership between the San Diego Youth Synphonya anc Consservatory and Rotary District 5340. International Youth Exchange that brings musicians from across the globe together with SDYS' most advanced musicians for a two-week intensive music experience. This year's MusicCamp is bringing a total of 24 international musicians from 11 countries to participate in this program This is the largest international participation in the 12 year history of MusiCamp San Diego and the International Youth Symphony. Friends of MusiCamp is presenting a package that includes a ticket to the Escondido concert and also a concert at a private home. See the flyer for this special package here.
Rotary Distrct 5340 and the San Diego Youth Symphony and Conservatory will celebrate the 12th annual International Youth Symphony this year. The international musicians join eighteen SDYS students to create a unique orchestra, comprised of exceptionally talented student musicians led by SDYS Music Director Jeff Edmons for two weeks of rehearsals and a variety of recitals and concerts in the community.
The 2016 International Youth Symphony performances will include an outdoor concert as part of the Twilight in the Park in Spreckels Organ Pavilion, a Classical Concert at the Center Theater at California Center for the Arts in Escondido and a opening performing of La Jolla Music Society's SummerFest in Ellen Scripps Park, La Jolla. The Classical Concert at the Center Theater in Escondido at the California Center for the Arts Center Theater will be dedicate to the late Bill Sturgeon, a past district governor of Rotary District 5340 and the founder of MusiCamp and the International Youth Symphony
See Upcoming concerts and open rehearsals for the International Youth Symphony here. Click the link for tickets for the concert at The California Center for the Arts, Escondido on Saturday July 30, 2016.
In addition to the concerts listed on the SDYS website link above, the International Youth Symphony will also perform at the regular meeting of the Rotary Club of San Diego (Club 33) on July 28, 2016.
Learn about the people and events that have made our Foundation a powerful force for good. That one idea and an initial contribution of $26.50 set in motion a powerful force for good that has transformed millions of lives around the globe. View the timeline of the history of the development of what is now the Rotary Foundation.
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