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Singing Sailors

Treble clef with a whimsical music staff and notes

The Singing Sailors
 This program will bring music to your ears, a smile to your face, and opportunity to some amazing performers!  This program is being offered through the collaboration of Sandwich Sailors founder Rick Serodio and the Sandwich Recreation Department and will be lead by the amazing singer, songwriter and recording artist - *Dawna Hammers along with Sandwich's  own the talented  Katherine McAuliffe !

This program will provide individuals of all ages and varying developmental and intellectual abilities to socialize while learning about singing, dancing  and experiencing music firsthand through rehearsals and performances and community outreach events each year.

WHO: Ages 8 + up    *** All levels and abilities welcome-
WHEN: Saturday's starting April 1st through May 13th
            3:00-5:00 PM
WHERE:   Oak Crest Cove - Upper lodge - 34 Quaker Meetinghouse Road

Final Performance  Saturday May 20, 2023 at 3:30 at the Sandwich Town Hall

*Dawna Hammers is a talented, experienced & versatile songwriter, performer & music teacher. She has been teaching music to pre-school & elementary age kids as well as private voice, piano, recorder & hand drumming lessons to people of all ages and abilities in both MA & VT for the past 35 years. Dawna is also a professional caregiver, entertainer and music therapist for elders with dementia & Alzheimer’s disease. She therefore has amazing skill at connecting with and helping people move, express themselves and feel the healing power & joy of music. 

**Katherine McAuliffe is a singer and multi-instrumentalist with over a decade of experience. She has previously performed for crowds as large as TD Garden and has traveled the east coast to perform as a soloist and alongside other musicians. She works with children of all ages in the Sandwich school system, and has been a caregiver of children with varying special needs for more than 8 years.

Please note:

***All levels and abilities welcome-
If you require modifications and/or accommodations to register or participate in this program please call the Sandwich Recreation Department directly at 508-888-4361 or email Tricia MacDonald at

To ensure that all our performers are confident and prepared for our final performance' we ask that each performer make the commitment to attending each rehearsal.