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  • Changing of the Guard

    A Changing of the Guard After nine years of service as President of the Board of Ring Sarasota, Kathie Hayes stepped down, paving the way for Steven Leadbetter to assume the role. Her tenure saw the birth of Ring Sarasota and growth of the organization from a budding choir to a well-known force in the […]

  • An Important Update from Ring Sarasota on our 10th Season

    An Important Update from Ring Sarasota on our 10th Season: Update 3/16/2020 – The health and wellbeing of our friends, family, ringers, and supporters is paramount to Ring Sarasota. Based on the CDC’s updated recommendations on social distancing, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the remaining concerts for our 10th season. We are […]

  • Thank You! Donors Exceed Expectations on #GivingTuesday

    Thank You! Donors Exceed Expectations on #GivingTuesday  Our generous donors on #GivingTuesday and throughout the year have been instrumental in our mission to spread the beauty of handbell music throughout southwest Florida. Because of all of you, we exceeded our #GivingTuesday goal. Funds raised on December 3rd were earmarked toward the purchase of a new […]

  • Season 9

    For our 9th season, Ring Sarasota presents “Celebrate Sarasota!” Pristine white-sandy beaches, breathtaking sunsets, theater, concerts, ballet, opera, diverse dining, galleries, museums, the circus, spectator and participant sporting events …. That’s Sarasota County, often referred to as “Florida’s Cultural Coast!” Join Ring Sarasota in our 9th season as we present “Celebrate Sarasota,” a collection of […]

  • Ring Sarasota Makes Final Stop on 9th Season Stay-cation

    Ring Sarasota Makes Final Stop on 9th Season Stay-cation Ring Sarasota wraps up its 9th season on April 7, 2019, with its musical love letter to its hometown. The final concert will be at St. John’s United Methodist Church in Sarasota, FL. Known as Florida’s Culture Coast, Sarasota boasts critically-acclaimed museums, award-winning beaches, major league […]

  • Valerie Phillips

    Valerie Phillips It’s ‘all in the family’, so to speak for Valerie. She drives an hour-plus north weekly to have fun ringing with her daughter Paige Hunt, who drives an hour-plus south. And Valerie has been ringing with family friend (and RS ringer) Terri Chapman on and off for 20 years, randomly following her from […]