Wednesday October 31st, 2018
No Glee tonight! Wishing everyone a fun and safe night of Trick or Treating!!!
Wednesday October 24th, 2018
Halloween Night Tonight! Halloween dancing fun, and continuing our performance setlist! Loving all the costumes! :)
Monday October 15th, 2018
A BIG THANK YOU to Mike Giovinazzo, who donated his time to take great photos of all of our singers! The photos turned out amazing and the singers were SO excited to be apart of a photoshoot!! Thank you Mike!
Wednesday September 26th, 2018
Great practice tonight! At the end of practice, Gino stopped by to deliver all of our performance equipment :) He brought each singer in GleeCeptional a Granata Music bag! Big Thank you to Granata Music and Gino for everything! Looking forward to using this equipment!
Wednesday September 19th, 2018
Our music equipment order has been placed!! Looking forward to having our own microphones, stands, speakers and keyboard for all of our performances! Big thank you to Gino at Granta Music who gave us discounts on each item we purchased and will be delivering the equipment next week!
By the way, its "Get a Smile.-Give a Smile" week at Tim Horton's! Don't forget to buy a smile cookie for $1 and that $1 goes directly to many local charities. GleeCeptional singers might have a nice treat to take home tonight....;)
Wednesday September 12th, 2018
Today is our first GleeCeptional practice of a great new season! So great to see everyone again!!!
Thursday September 6th, 2018
The Glee Coaches had their big meeting tonight and many dates have been planned for our New Season! Setlists have been chosen, and our events have been planned. Can't wait until our first practice on Wednesday!
Saturday August 18th, 2018
Glee Camp 2018 has come to an end! Lots of fun this past week with Junkyard Symphony, Little Rays Reptiles, Salsa Dancing, Sing House Studios creating a music video, lots of water play and more! It was so much fun to create so many fun memories, laughs, and beautiful moments! Have a great rest of your summer, and we will see you in September!
Friday August 10th, 2018
Great first week at Glee Camp on the Go! We had lots of fun swimming, taking the OC Transpo bus everywhere, visiting the library, cooking at Loblaws, going to the Miracle League, going on a Pirate Adventure, going to Mooney's Bay and therapeutic horseback riding! What an amazing week of camp! Can't wait until next week :)
Friday August 3rd, 2018-Sunday August 5th, 2018
3 day training for all GleeCeptional 1 on 1's and volunteers! The Renfrew paramedics have graciously donated a CPR and First Aid instructor to teach us the course! Big thank you to them! Slime slide, obstacle courses, team building, lots of medical scenarios and more! This 3 day training will teach our volunteers what GleeCeptional is and the ins and outs of any situation!
Thursday July 26th, 2018
Date Night!!! Watching Hotel Transylvania 3 with food combos of course!!! Catching up about our summers, and meeting with all of your friends!
Saturday July 21, 2018
GleeCeptional Training Day was very fun today! We had Dr. Austin do a First Aid & CPR course overview with lots of scenarios that could happen at Glee. We met our 1-on-1's for camp and our volunteers. We learned CPI, Protocols and how to work as a team. Lots of Team building activities too! Can't wait for our 3 day training!!
Wednesday July 11th, 2018
Date night!!! Dinner at Elgin Street Diner & Dessert at Pure Gelato. Lots of catching up about our summers over delicious food and excellent company!
Friday June 29th, 2018
3-day trip to Silver Lake Weslayan Camp for lots of outdoor fun! Swimming, going down the water slide, canoeing, scavenger hunt, team building and karaoke? Whats better than that for an end of the year trip!? Let's not forget the s'mores around the campfire! SOO much fun over the last 3 days! Until next time!!
Wednesday June 20th, 2018
What a wonderful concert! We are such proud coaches of such an amazing group of singers! Everyone did such a great job learning their solos, singing as a group and working together! It was a pleasure to work with both the junior and senior choirs!! Can't wait until next season!
Sunday April 29th, 2018
My oh my!!! Everyone had such a fun time on the 3-day Toronto Road Trip! Ripley's Aquarium, Toronto Zoo, and Wonderland! All the singers did a fabulous job singing at Wonderland and we had so much fun seeing all the animals, riding the amusements rides, sleeping at the Homewood Suites Markham and riding the big coach bus! Lots of fun to be had! One memorable trip!
Sunday April 1st, 2018
Happy Easter to all! We wish you a wonderful weekend full of family, friends and music. See you on Wednesday!
Wednesday March 28th, 2018
Tons of fun at the Proulx Sugar bush tonight! We got the great maple tour, tried maple sugar, maple taffy, maple sap, got to go on a wagon ride and have a lovely buffet dinner! Ended our night off with a campfire and s'mores!
Sunday March 25th, 2018
Oh my what a couple of days! Funhaven outing and a sleepover!!! Woke up this morning after a great night of laser quest, arcade games, sundaes, singing, laser frenzy, rock climbing AND a ride on the roller coaster! Everyone had so much fun and we had a fabulous morning breakfast at Cora's with all the families! Today is Epilepsy Awareness day so everyone proudly supported with their purple shirts!!!! Next up, the PROULX SUGAR BUSH :)
Friday March 23rd, 2018
Wow! Outstanding Little Mermaid Play tonight for Date Night! The Greely Players did an amazing job putting on this wonderful show! Everyone LOVED the music numbers!
Wednesday March 21st, 2018
Welcome back from March Break! Had some fun this week with our crazy mismatched socks! Down Syndrome Awareness Day today so we took a photo of our crazy socks!
Wednesday March 7th, 2018
Great practice tonight! Everyone sang, we explored lots of instruments and of course finished with some yoga and a dance party! Have a very fun and safe March Break and we will see you back on March 21st!
Wednesday February 28th, 2018
Great night tonight at Colonel By High School watching the wonderful Footloose musical! What a fabulous musical! Loved spending a night sharing in the love of music! The singers got the chance to meet the cast and dance with them at the end!
Monday February 12th. 2018
Very proud of all of our singers tonight! The solos were amazing and we could feel that Valentine Love throughout the concert. We are very thankful to Cody Party who donated all the balloons, and St. Thomas the Apostle Church who donates the use of the church!
Saturday February 3rd, 2018
The Valentine's Dance was tons of fun! We danced the night away raising money for GleeCeptional. Big thank you to Greg from the TD Place who organized our friends Riley, Sparky and Big Joe to come out and visit with everyone! It was a lot of fun with some crazy lights, great music from our DJ and a giant balloon arch donated from Cody Party! Thank you to all of our sponsors and everyone who came out to the dance!
Wednesday January 24th, 2018
We are back with our new season tonight!! Practising our two songs and everyone will also have the opportunity to practice their solos in preparation for the Valentine's Coffee House!
Wednesday January 17th, 2018
WOW! What a fun skating outing at the Rink of Dreams! GleeCeptional skated the night away and did WONDERFUL skating! BIG THANK YOU to Todd from the Beavertails who donated free beavertails and hot chocolates to all singers, coaches, volunteers and parents!! It made the night even more special!
Monday January 8th, 2018
BIG THANK YOU to Harmonic Generation who donated 1/3 of their proceeds of their Christmas Concert to GleeCeptional! We are very thankful of their support!
Monday January 1st, 2018
HAPPY NEW YEAR to ALL! We can't wait to see what this year brings! We have lots planned for GleeCeptional and GleeCeptional Junior and cannot wait to have some fun, sing lots of songs and go on our super cool outings that we have planned :) See you on the 17th of January!
Monday December 25th, 2017
Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas today!!! Stay warm, stay safe and enjoy your break! We hope you all have a wonderful holiday full of family, friends, music and relaxation!
Wednesday December 20th, 2017
What a great day today! Some of our GleeCeptional singers walked around the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario singing some Christmas carols and bringing lots of Christmas cheer. They sang to patients in the playroom on 5West, patients and nurses on the 4th and 5th floor, day surgery unit, ICU and everyone who rode on the elevator with us! So proud of our singers for sharing their love for music today!
Monday December 18th, 2017
WOW! Speechless! "Nailed it!" as many singers said tonight! The junior and senior concerts went beautifully tonight! For a lot of the singers we have worked with over the past 3 years, we can see such a growth in their performances and singing! Everyone sang together, practised really hard and performed with such passion! Thank you to all for making this a great year at GleeCeptional! Cannot wait to see what 2018 has in store for us!
Saturday December 16th, 2017
WOW! Today the coaches attended the Harmonic Generation concert with special guest Safer Sax from Canterbury High School. It was a fantastic concert! Thank you to Harmonic Generation who graciously donated some of the proceeds to the concert to GleeCeptional! We are very grateful and thankful that you thought of us!
Friday December 15th, 2017
Today GleeCeptional performed at the Perley Veteran's Home of Ottawa! The singers did a fabulous job bringing some Christmas cheer and songs to their Christmas party!
Thursday December 7th, 2017
Today GleeCeptional brought some holiday songs to Upper Canada Village! We chartered a bus and did a fun excursion to Upper Canada Village. We got to ride the train, go on a horse drawn wagon ride, meet Santa and sing in the Church! What a night!
Wednesday December 6th, 2017
Today we brought some holiday cheer to the patients and families at the Roger Neilson House! The singers were amazing and did such a great job! A couple performed great solos and lots of group songs! The singers made some Christmas cards for the children and did a fabulous job bringing them the gift of music!!
Monday December 4th, 2017
Today we performed at the Lord Landsdowne for the residents! Christmas spirit all around! Tea, chocolate and some Christmas carols! Lots of fun!!! The singers even made cards for the residents! Very proud of our singers!!!
Sunday December 3rd, 2017
We are SO PROUD of GleeCeptional! The juniors and seniors came together to perform at Choirfest 2017 at the Community Pentecostal Church in Orleans! They sang "You've Got a Friend in Me" and did WONDERFULLY! CONGRATS!!!!!
Wednesday November 15th, 2017
Today we welcomed a new Glee Junior singer :) Only 3 spots left! Can't wait to sing with everyone next week!
Wednesday November 8th, 2017
Today we had so much fun running GleeCeptional Junior! Lots of Christmas songs to be had! GleeCeptional Senior did such a great job performing for the St. Pat's of Ottawa Retirement home! :)
Wednesday November 1st, 2017
Today we are proud to launch GleeCeptional Junior, a new Glee Club for children 5-12 years old. We will practice on Wednesdays from 5pm-5:30pm for the 2017-2018 season! If your child is between five and twelve years old, GleeCeptional Junior is for you and has 6 more spots! Don't forget to register here.
Monday October 30th, 2017
What a fun Farm outing at the Maple Hill Urban Farm for all the singers of GleeCeptional! Milking some goats, finding some eggs in the chicken coop, meeting baby goats "kids", going on a Hay ride, finding our way through a huge corn maze, meeting the farm animals especially and Lily the cow.
Wednesday October 11th, 2017
GleeCeptional had an outstanding registration for the 2017-2018 season and we are now full! Thank you to everyone who registered! Please join our waitlist should you like to join us when a spot opens. Thanks!
Monday September 25th, 2017
Congratulations to all members of GleeCeptional! The concert was fabulous and you all did such a great job! Keep on singing! New season begins next week!
Friday September 22nd, 2017
Father's Day Karaoke was so much fun! To see all the dads perform with their children, have some laughs and have a great night was very touching! Performances were amazing and the closing Grease Lightning group song was memorable!!!! BIG THANKS to Pizza Pizza on Bank Street for donating the yummy pizza dinner!
Happy Father's Day to all dads out there!
Tuesday September 12th, 2017
WOW! What a blast at our End of the Year Party at Flying Squirrel! It was fantastic to jump, play dodgeball, dunk the basketball, gladiator fight, swing into the foam pit and walk the tightrope! Homemade pizza dinner made at Flying Squirrel, and loot bags for everyone donated by The Loot Bag Lady! Looking forward to more fun next week!
Wednesday September 6th, 2017
Time has flown by and we are already in September! Great first practice tonight for the continuation of our season! Looking forward to our party at Flying Squirrel next week and our final concert on Monday September 25th! Don't forget Father's Day Karaoke in two weeks too!
Sunday August 6th, 2017
Thank you to everyone for your understanding! We will be continuing the 2016-2017 season in September. Monday Sept 25th is our end of year concert at the church! See you there! Practices continue Sept 6th at 5:45pm.
Wednesday June 7th, 2017
Unfortunately due to a couple of critical medical illnesses, the coaches of GleeCeptional are needed at home. We are thereby postponing the season and will indeed finish the season in August or September! We will host our Father's Day Karaoke and our End of the Year Concert! To be notified as to when, don't forget to email subscribe to hear about our performance dates! Thank you for your understanding and patience in this trying period; means a lot!
Wednesday May 17th, 2017
What a wonderful Mother's Day Tea we had! Each singer presented their mom and/ grandmothers with a CD of a song they recorded as a solo and some group songs that we recorded! Lots of laughs, hugs and happy tears! Can't wait until Father's Day Karaoke!
Wednesday May 3rd, 2017
Lots of fun recording for a special surprise today! More recording next week!
Wednesday April 12th, 2017
Had lots of fun at our Easter Bash with a fun clue egg hunt around the church and the Amazing Race style challenges! Had so much fun! Happy Easter to all! Save travels!
Thursday March 23rd, 2017
Very excited for Saturday! Our Funhaven Sleepover! Permission forms and medical forms are in and the supervisors are prepped and ready to have a great sleepover followed by a delicious Cora's Breakfast Sunday morning! Can't Wait!
Monday February 20th, 2017
Very proud of GleeCeptional for performing at the Ottawa 67's Game today for the Family Day Game! Excellent job with quite the gathering crowd to watch!
Saturday February 15th, 2017
SO PROUD of each and every member of Glee Ceptional tonight! All the solos and duets were fabulous! Lots of great feedback from all! Congrats on a job well done! The All About Love Coffee House was a great success!
Saturday February 4th, 2017
We had lots of fun tonight at our very first GleeCeptional Dance-Valentine's Style! Raising $364 for GleeCeptional :) Thank you to all who came out to support GleeCeptional, Fiesta Ottawa for donating Balloon pillars, Cody Party for donating helium balloon bouquets and DJ Charles for playing some tunes for us at the dance! Lots of fun to be had!
Wednesday January 11th, 2017
Welcome back singers! We have lots planned for a great 2017 starting with our performance next week at Lord Landsdowne Retirement Residence! Keep listening to your GleeCeptional CD for our whole new setlist!
Sunday January 1st, 2017
Happy New Year to all! Looking forward to returning on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017!
Sunday December 25th, 2016
We want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Best wishes to all for a fun and safe holiday! We can't wait to see all the good things 2017 will bring!
Wednesday December 21st, 2016
Congratulations to all of our GleeCeptional singers! They did an amazing job performing their Christmas concert to all friends, family and guests! We are so very proud of each singer and can't wait to see everyone in January! Lots of fun things coming up in the New Year!
Monday December 12th, 2016
Today we were invited to perform at the Perley Veteran's Home in Ottawa for the Police Association Christmas Party! GleeCeptional did a fabulous job and we even had two of our own singers playing instruments, Anuk Jain on Piano and Richard Leduc on Trumpet for two songs. We were invited back next year and cannot wait to perform again for them in 2017!
Sunday November 20th, 2016
Today we had so much fun at our first group musical! We saw The Addams Family at Centrepointe Theatre and got to have a backstage tour of the makeup room, wardrobe room, stage, pit, orchestra, props, quick change space and more! Big smiles and lots of laughs throughout the performance!
Wednesday November 16th, 2016
Today we continued to practice for our upcoming Christmas Concert on Wed. Dec 21st! A couple of exciting surprises have been planned and we are gearing up for a great concert! Looking forward to our first outing of the year! A musical and backstage tour at Centrepointe Theatre.
Wednesday October 26th, 2016
Today GleeCeptional had a wonderful Halloween party and practice! Everyone sang their hearts out, had a lot of fun and got to play lots of fun games! Everyone looked amazing in their costumes! Even got to Mummy Wrap 3/4 MnM's (Mike, Lisa & Danielle)!
Wednesday October 19th, 2016
Today GleeCeptional did an exceptional job singing for the residents at the St. Pats Retirement Home of Ottawa. They brought many smiles to many faces and sang their hearts out! We are so proud of them!
Monday, September 26th, 2016
Had a meeting today with our sponsor for our NEW SHIRTS! :) We are very excited to say that we have designed a quick dry polo shirt that will be ready for our first performance on Oct. 19th! We have also decided to plan two choreographed dances to add to our set list!
Wednesday, September 14th 2016
Wow! What a turn out to our first GleeCeptional practice of our new season! We had many familiar faces and some new faces as well! Looking forward to working with each and every single singer!
Tuesday, September 6th 2016
Today we are happy to announce the launching of Gleeceptional.ca! Our new website will have everything you need, tell you about who we are, what we do, and what music we learn!
Thursday, August 25th 2016
Working on the website in order to launch the website very soon! Songs and lyrics are going up and registration forms are written! Can't wait to launch the Glee Ceptional website!
Thursday, August 18th 2016
Performed at the Capital Fair today! GleeCeptional did an amazing job performing for everyone! Many compliments were given on the singing and dancing. Looking forward to our first practice Sept. 14th.
Glee coaches met today to start planning the 2016-2017 GleeCeptional season! We ended up making a big change! We are running on Wednesday nights from 6pm-7:15pm for singer 8+. All songs have been selected and concert dates have been chosen! One more month before we begin!