Errington Hall Children’s Music Program

Tuesdays - September to June

Fall and Spring Season 2023/2024

The Errington Hall’s new children’s music program is taught by experienced certified music specialists, Allison Shaw and Bonnie Fontaine. At this time we are offering a Children’s Choir for 5 to 12 years olds.

Contact Denise Schmidt, for more information
Phone: (250) 248-5106

The Choir

Register for both Fall and Spring Series for $200 ($20 discount)
The choir will be open to all children ages 5 to 12 years. No experience required, just a love of singing. The scheduled rehearsals will prepare choristers for a music recital at the hall on December 16th (Fall Series) and June 9th (Spring Series).

Fall 2023 Series:

Ages: 5 to 12 years ($120 per child)
Time: 3:30-4:15
Dates: 12 sessions – Tuesdays; Sept 19-26, Oct 3-10-17-24 (No class on Halloween), Nov 7-14-21-28, Dec 5-1. Recital concert Dec 16th.
Download the Fall 2023 Choir PDF Registration Form Here >>

Spring 2024 Series:

Ages: 5 to 12 years ($100 per child)
Time: 3:30-4:15
Dates: 10 sessions – Tuesdays; April 2-9-16-23-30, May 7-14-21-28, June 4. Recital Concert on June 9th.
Download the Spring 2024 Choir PDF Registration Form Here >>


Meet the Teachers


Allison’s Bio

Allison Shaw is a British Columbia teacher (UBC, 1986). In 2017 she retired from School District 69 (Qualicum) and continued her teaching career as an independent Music Teacher at Studio 29 Academy of Music. She has been teaching music to classes at Arrowsmith Independent School and Arrowsmith Independent Preschool since 2017.

Bonnie’s Bio

local performer and song writer studied at Vancouver Island University, majoring in voice in the Bachelor of Arts music program. Studies included jazz & classical voice, piano, theory, musicianship, the vocal jazz choir & the Mallasapina college choir. Bonnie is an experienced music teacher who taught private music lessons at the Parksville Music Centre from 2009-2018.

Since September 2018 she is now been providing private music lessons at Studio 29 Academy of Music located at the Arrowsmith independent School also at the Bonaventure Program at the Parksville Elementary School.