February 1st, 2018

February News

Hello everyone! We’re fully up and running for our 2018 Spring Semester here at NSMA, it’s nice to be back in the swing of things after the whirlwind that always accompanies the holidays! We’ve got a jam-packed spring, here are some updates and reminders!

March Recital: We have our next recital on Sunday March 11th at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. Recital registration paperwork will be handed out the first week of February, all students wishing to perform in the recital must be registered by Feb. 20th. There is a $10.00 per student performance fee, which will be added to your March invoice. Please let me know if you have any questions!

YES to Lessons: We DO have lessons on all one day holidays! That includes Valentine’s Day Wednesday 2/14, President’s Day Monday 2/19, Easter Sunday 4/1 and Mother’s Day Sunday 5/13. Please let me know if you/your student will not be attending lessons that day, the regular cancelation policy will still apply.

Spring Break: Spring Break is Saturday March 17 – Sunday March 25. There will be optional lessons held Saturday March 17 – Monday March 19 for those students wishing to have lessons. There will be no lessons Tuesday March 20 – Sunday March 25. Lessons will resume as normal on Monday March 26. I will be handing out Spring Break information during the first week of February (it will also be emailed as well), please read through that and let me know your plans by February 20th.

May Recital: Our final recital of the 2017/18 school year is our annual Spring Recital on Sunday 5/20 at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. Recital registration information will be handed out the first week of April.

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition Payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $25.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment downstairs in the studio with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student’s lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Hours: Sat 12:00-7:00pm, Sun/Mon 12:00-7:30pm, Tue 12:30-7:00pm, Wed 1:30-7:00m, closed Thur/Fri. Please do not come up to the door if it is not your student’s lesson time or regular business hours, thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

New Students for the Spring 2018 Semester: I have only a couple of openings for new students for the 2018 Spring Semester, please contact me at megan.e.felts@gmail.com for more information on registering for lessons! I also have a short wait list started for those interested in lessons but are unable to make the times I have available. Please contact me for more information.

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January 1st, 2018

January News

Hello everyone and Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a great holiday season and I’m looking forward to getting back to lessons as normal this month. Below are some important reminders for January as well as the rest of the 2018 Spring Semester.

Winter Break: Winter Break will continue through Sunday January 7th. Lessons will resume Monday January 8th with the same schedule we had in the fall.

Lesson Days/Times: If you/your student would like to look at switching to a different day or time for lessons, please contact me asap to see if we can get something worked out.

March Recital: Our next recital is our Students’ Choice recital, which will be 1980’s themed!, on Sunday March 11th at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. Recital registration paperwork will be handed out the first week of February.

YES to Lessons: We DO have lessons on all one day holidays! That includes Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday 1/15, Valentine’s Day Wednesday 2/14, President’s Day Monday 2/19, Easter Sunday 4/1 and Mother’s Day Sunday 5/13. Please let me know if you/your student will not be attending lessons that day, the regular cancelation policy will still apply.

May Recital: Our final recital of the 2017/18 school year is our annual Spring Recital on Sunday 5/20 at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. Recital registration information will be handed out the first week of April.

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition Payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $25.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment downstairs in the studio with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student’s lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Hours: Sat/Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed 12:00-7:00pm, closed Thur/Fri. Please do not come up to the door if it is not your student’s lesson time or regular business hours, thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

New Students for the Spring 2018 Semester: I have only a couple of openings for new students for the 2018 Spring Semester, please contact me at megan.e.felts@gmail.com for more information on registering for lessons! I also have a short wait list started for those interested in lessons but are unable to make the times I have available. Please contact me for more information.

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December 1st, 2017

December News

Hello everyone! It is so nice to be back to lessons and getting back into the swing of things…just in time for our first recital of the school year and then Winter Break! I’m excited for our recital this month, lots of great holiday songs to get us in the festive spirit of this time of year. Below are some reminders for this month.

Winter Holiday Recital: We will be having the first recital of our 2017/18 school year with our Winter Holiday Recital on Sunday Dec. 17 at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. All students performing should now be registered for the recital, if you have any questions please contact me asap! There will be no lessons held on recital dates, no makeup lessons for those dates, and you will not be charged for the canceled lesson. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Winter Break: We will have NO LESSONS Thursday Dec. 21 – Sunday Jan. 7. Lessons will resume with the same schedule as in the fall on Monday Jan. 8. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition Payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $25.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment downstairs in the studio with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student’s lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Hours: Sat/Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed 12:00-7:00pm, closed Thur/Fri. Please do not come up to the door if it is not your student’s lesson time or regular business hours, thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

New Students for the Spring 2018 Semester: I am currently fully booked for the beginning of the Spring 2018 Semester. I do have a wait list started, so if you are interested in lessons please contact me for more information on how to be put on the wait list for when I have openings in my schedule.

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November 1st, 2017

November News

Hi everyone! I’m so excited to get back to lessons this month! Our first day of lessons will be Saturday 11/4 and we’ll have the same schedule as we did in August. Below are a few reminders for our return to lessons.

Return to Lessons: We will return to lessons on Saturday November 4th with the same schedule we started in August. If you are going to be traveling at all in November/December, please let me know ASAP and I will get that marked on my schedule. The normal cancelation policy will still apply (please see Studio Policies for details). Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Thanksgiving Week: We WILL be having lessons the week of Thanksgiving, including the weekends prior to and after Thanksgiving Thursday. Again, if you plan on missing a lesson during that time, please let me know and the normal cancelation policy will still apply. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Winter Holiday Recital: We will be having the first recital of our 2017/18 school year with our Winter Holiday Recital on Sunday Dec. 17 at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. All students should have received recital song(s) to practice over my maternity leave, please contact me asap if you have any questions about the recital song selection. Recital registration papers will be handed out in lessons the first week of November. There will be no lessons held on recital dates, no makeup lessons for those dates, and you will not be charged for the canceled lesson. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Winter Break: We will have NO LESSONS Thursday Dec. 21 – Sunday Jan. 7. Lessons will resume with the same schedule as in the fall on Monday Jan. 8. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition Payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $25.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment downstairs in the studio with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student’s lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Hours: Sat/Sun/Mon/Tue/Wed 12:00-7:00pm, closed Thur/Fri. Please do not come up to the door if it is not your student’s lesson time or regular business hours, thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

New Students for the Fall Semester: I am currently fully booked for when I return to lessons this month. I do have a wait list started for the remainder of the fall semester and for the spring semester, so if you are interested in lessons please contact me for more information on how to be put on the wait list for when I have openings in my schedule.

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October 1st, 2017

October News

Hello everyone! We are still officially on break here at NSMA for the entire month of October. Lessons will resume with our same fall schedule on November 4th. I will be checking in with everyone soon, if I have not yet already, to see how everyone is progressing with their assignments and Winter Holiday Recital songs. If you have any questions regarding lessons, scheduling, practicing, or the recital, please don’t hesitate to email me at any time. I will be doing my best to respond to emails within 24-48 hours during this time. Below are a few reminders:

Return to Lessons: We will return to lessons on Saturday November 4th with the same schedule we started in August. If you are going to be traveling at all in November/December, please let me know ASAP and I will get that marked on my schedule. The normal cancelation policy will still apply (please see Studio Policies for details). Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

November Invoices: November invoices will be sent out on October 20th. Tuition is due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month, there is a $25.00 late fee for tuition received after the 10th of the month. Please send a check with students to lessons, send a check in the mail, or you can use the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox post to drop off payments at any time.

Thanksgiving Week: We WILL be having lessons the week of Thanksgiving, including the weekends prior to and after Thanksgiving Thursday. Again, if you plan on missing a lesson during that time, please let me know and the normal cancelation policy will still apply. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Winter Holiday Recital: We will be having the first recital of our 2017/18 school year with our Winter Holiday Recital on Sunday Dec. 17 at 3:00pm at Aldersgate Church. All students should have received recital song(s) to practice over my maternity leave, please contact me asap if you have any questions about the recital song selection. Recital registration papers will be handed out in lessons the first week of November. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

Winter Break: We will have NO LESSONS Thursday Dec. 21 – Sunday Jan. 7. Lessons will resume with the same schedule as in the fall on Monday Jan. 8. Please have these dates marked on your calendars!!

New Students for the Fall Semester: I am currently fully booked for when I return to lessons in November. I do have a wait list started for the remainder of the fall semester, so if you are interested in lessons please contact me for more information on how to be put on the wait list for when I have openings in my schedule.

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