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Kids can join drum corps for free

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 11:43 a.m. CDT

SYCAMORE – Marlyn Majorettes and Majors Drum Corps and Color Guard Flags will start rehearsals for the 2013 year at 7 p.m. Monday, March 11 at the Sycamore Middle School gym.

This state and national champion corps has won more than 1,000 trophies, awards and honors for their performances throughout the United States and Canada. They have marched at the Orange Bowl, the Indianapolis 500, Disney World, the Edison Festival of Lights, Notre Dame University, at Chicago Bulls, White Sox and Cubs games and other events.

Free membership is open to girls and boys ages 10 to 21. Students develop skills and talents in marching, baton twirling, percussion and color guard flag. No prior experience is necessary.

Girls ages 6 to 21 are invited to enroll in a baton twirling class from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Mondays at the Marlyn Majorette Studio in Sycamore.

Call 815-895-4166 for registration information.

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