Support BBB4E


Since 2000, Books, Brushes & Bands for Education has attracted thousands of public, private, parochial and home school students from ages 5 to 18 to experience excellent instruction and performance opportunities. BBB4E has done well to partner with a variety of resources from corporate sponsors to higher educational institutions.We pride ourselves on finding innovative ways to connect the family as a whole.


Literary Arts. To encourage reading in our everyday lives and to develop appreciation and reverence for books and the written word.


Visual Arts. To inspire self-expression by teaching the fundamentals of artistic composition which cultivates personal mark making resulting in the recording and preserving of human history.


Musical Arts. To engage in the formal study of the universal language, music, which connects all people, nurtures creativity and develops innovative thinkers.


Let’s Sing!

Let’s Sing! is an early elementary choral program for children ages 4 to 7 that introduces music through singing, small handheld instruments, storytelling, and visual art.

Midwest Youth Choir

MYC invites students ages 8 to 18 to learn a music repertoire that includes a variety of languages and styles throughout history.

Midwest Youth Band

Midwest Youth Band

BBB4E provides highly qualified instruction from the Merit School of Music for students desiring to excel musically.

Midwest Youth Orchestra

MYO invites students in grades 1-8 to learn either violin or cello in a beginner class. Advanced students may participate in the future.

BBB4E: About & Beyond the Arts