The choir is heading south! We spent the afternoon sightseeing in st Louis, we toured the arch and went to a cardinals game. Friday we head to Memphis!
Meredith would also like to remind everyone that the choir is having a Homecoming Concert on Sunday at 7:00 PM at First Presbyterian Church on 7th Street.
A Beautiful night in Chicago! Deep dish pizza and fireworks over the lake! The choir heads to st. Louis Thursday!
The choir spent Tuesday at a camp in the upper peninsula of Michigan and performed at a church in St Ignace. Next stop: Chicago!
The choir performed at the old stone church on Mackinaw Island, Michigan near the famous "Grand Hotel" where "Somewhere in Time" was filmed. On Wednesday the choir heads to Chicago!
It was certainly an eventful weekend for the Bay County Christian Youth Choir. The choir is stopping to perform in ten cities on their way to and from Mackinaw Island, Michigan.
On Saturday the choir went for dune buggy rides on the coast of Lake Michigan, it was the first time students had seen dunes this large. The weather was perfect for a visit to the Big Red lighthouse in Holland.
The choir performed at three different churches over the weekend, at one stop, Meredith met several loyal NewsChannel 7 viewers who spend the winter in Northwest Florida.
Today and all next week Meredith is touring with the Bay County Christian Youth Choir. It's a ten day, ten city tour with 30 local high school students.
The group left Panama City yesterday morning and made the 8 hour trek to Nashville. They performed for a group of senior citizens and spent time chatting with them afterwards. They residents were thrilled to have their company.
After dinner in a nearby park they spent the night with local families. Today they are heading to Indianapolis.
We have posted a video on our Facebook page of an interview with an audience member.
Later we will post a video of the choir's performance.
6-6-12: 30 local high school students, one charter bus, and ten cities. The Bay County Christian Youth Choir is on tour, performing in several different cities on their way up to Mackinac Island, Michigan. The group is a non-denominational choir for Bay County students, 8th grade through high school.
The choir departs June 7th and returns to perform a homecoming concert at First Presbyterian Church in Panama City on June 17th at 7pm. The choir's ten day tour includes stops in Nashville, Indianapolis, three cities in Michigan, Chicago, St. Louis, Memphis and Montgomery. The choir will be performing at churches, camps, and senior living centers.
Newschannel 7's Meredith TerHaar is a tour chaperone and she will be sending photo updates from many of the choir's stops.