Calendar of Events

2023 - 2024


Sept. 29


General Membership Luncheon Meeting at 11 AM in the home of Rebecca Eng. (See directory for address.)  Zoom invite will be emailed to all members for the election of officers.  Members will be emailed the Zoom invitation a few days before the event. It will last approximately two hours.

Oct. 1


Deadline for membership dues ($65).  

After Oct. 1 a late fee of $10 will apply, for a total of $75 . 

Invoices will be sent to all members to renew.

If paying by check, mail to Christina Hansen, Treasurer. (See Directory for address.) Make all checks payable to:  NJ Federation of Music Clubs, Inc.

Oct. 1


Online Registration for NJFMC Annual Fall Competiion opens.

Piano Competition Chair: Rebecca Eng

Vocal Competition Chair:  Lisa Casia

Oct. 15


Deadline for Online Registrations for NJFMC Annual Fall Competitions. 

Click here to register and for more details.

Nov. 12


NJFMC Annual Fall Competitions

County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

Center Head Coordinator: Lisa Casia

Nov. 18


NJFMC Winners' Concert 

Location: Grace Episcopal Church, Madison, NJ

Time: 7 PM

Recital Head Coordinator: Rebecca Eng

Dec. 1


New membership deadline for new teachers to join for students to participate in Junior Festivals.

Jan. 2


Junior Festival Online Registration opens.

Jan. 15


Junior Festival registration deadline

  • Teachers need to register students through Vivace Online Festival Management System.
  • There is a $75 late fee for applications received after January 15.
  • An invoice for payment will be sent after the registration has been processed.
  • There is a $20 change fee for any schedule changes. 

Feb. 1    


Deadline for the Junior Composers Contest. 

Click here for details.

Lisa Casia - Junior Composer Chairman

March 9


Junior Festival - South Jersey (11 AM - 6 PM only)

Location: Cunningham Piano Company, 1724A Marlton Pike East, Cherry Hill, NJ

Center Head Coordinator: Reed Bodenstein

Mar. 10             


Junior Festival - Central and South Jersey (VOCAL AND PIANO CENTER)

Location: Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ

Center Head Coordinator: Lisa Casia

Mar. 16


Junior Festival: North Jersey

Location: County College of Morris, Randolph

Center Head Coordinator:  Barbara Landi Hause 

Mar. 17


Junior Festival: North Jersey 

Location: Lindeblad School of Music

Center Head: Rebecca Eng

Mar. 23


Junior Festival: North Jersey

Location: County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

Center Head: Barbara Landi Hause

April, 1


Junior Festival: Online Video Submission for special cases only. Requires Festival Chair approval.

Email to request an online slot.

Center Head Coordiantor: Lisa Casia 

April 27

Joseph Israel Bookstaber Memorial Competition - Click here for more details.

Location: Steinway Piano Gallery, Paramus, NJ

May 5


Gold Cup Concert / Bookstaber Winners 

Location: Gill Memorial Chapel at Rider University at 6 PM

Gold Cup Chair: Debra Nemeth Tarby