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3rd Annual Illinois Tower Bell Bash

Mitchell Tower, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

St Paul's Church, Riverside, Illinois

May 30–31, 2015

The Illinois towers (University of Chicago and St. Paul's, Riverside) welcome you to join us on Saturday, May 30th and Sunday, May 31st for the 3rd Annual Illinois Tower Bell Bash, the only student-oriented change ringing event in North America. The schedule looks like this:

Saturday - University of Chicago
10:00am to 5:00pm
Silent practice with an Abel simulator and a brief period of ringing with unsilent(?) bells
Probably a combination of open ringing and quarter peal attempts
We hope we can give our students several opportunities to ring with more experienced ringers
University of Chicago students will participate in a student striking competition
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Tea and competition results

Sunday - St. Paul's, Riverside
11:30am to 4:00pm - silent practice with an Abel simulator
6:30pm to 8:00pm - unsilent practice at the usual evening practice time
Ice cream after the evening practice

Contact: Tom Farthing