Contact Us
For more information, contact:

Helen Haynes 
Jefferson City Music Academy

Jennifer Boyd

Or e-mail the camp at:

If you like what your child has learned in camp, and are interested in further classes with these teachers, contact them:

Jennifer Boyd (art)                        573-353-7949

Helen Haynes                                573-634-5872
     (Musikgarten, voice, and instrumental lessons) 
Camp Hours: 
Monday - Friday 8:30AM to 4:30PM

MAD Camp is located at Wesley United Methodist Church, 2727 Wesley St., Jefferson City, MO  

Jennifer Boyd - Art
Miss Jen - I have a B.A. in Art from Northeast Missouri State University, and additional course work in Education from Northwest Missouri State University. I have a K-12 teaching certificate in art from the State of Missouri.  I taught elementary art in Eldon, MO for 5 years before I became a stay at home mom.  Now that my children are all in school full time, I have returned to teaching.  I teach elementary art at Moreau Heights Elementary School here in Jefferson City.  I live in Jefferson City with my husband and three children.

Jennifer Fults - Vocal Music
Miss Jeni - I have a B.M.E. in Vocal Music and Education from Culver-Stockton College, and I am certified in the State of Missouri as a K-12 Music Educator.  I taught in Jefferson City for 4 years as a K-8 Music and PE teacher at St. Francis Xavier.  I currently teach K-2 Music at he School of the Osage.  I have directed several children's musicals, including excerpts from The Polar Express; children's church, and choir.  As a collegiate and community member, I have performed in various productions of operas and musicals, including The Magic Flute, and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  I am a member of MMEA and MENC, and I currently live at the Lake with my wonderful husband and two beautiful daughters..

Helen Haynes - Musikgarten
Miss Helen - I am the owner of Jefferson City Music Academy, and Haynes Music Studio.  Jefferson City Music Academy offers private lessons in piano, voice, guitar, and most band and orchestra instrument. I teach Musikgarten classes to ages 0-7, beginning piano classes to ages 7-10, and private piano lessons to ages 8 through adult. I have a B.S. in Music Education from McPherson College, with additional course work in Early Childhood Education and Special Education from the University of Missouri, Columbia. I have a lifetime teaching certificate in Vocal Music K-12 from the State of Missouri, and have taught vocal music K-8.  I am also a licensed Musikgarten instructor, with over 110 hours of Musikgarten training. I am a member of the Early Childhood Music and Motion Association, Mid-Missouri Area Music Teachers Association, and have over 40 years' experience teaching private piano lessons and 10 years teaching Musikgarten classes.  I currently teach in Jefferson City, and I'm a church pianist.  I have 2 grown children, 3 grandchildren, and a wonderful supportive husband of over 40 years.

Charlese Smith - Dance
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Chris Duren - Art
Miss Chris -  I am the Docent of Jefferson City’s Museum of Modern Art and help to manage the museum and tours. I am also very involved in our kids' school and the PTO President of Moreau Heights Elementary, running large events and activities. I am a crafter at heart, always working and designing fun to express creativity. I am a lover of the arts and have been involved with many theater groups here in Jefferson City, acting and also directing dinner theaters for church groups. I live here in JC with my terrific husband and five amazing children. 

Counselors and Interns
If you would like to be considered for a volunteer counselor, junior counselor, or intern, click this link.   Applications must be received by June 30, 2019. Note 2 different applications!
Camp Photographer

If you would like to be considered for camp photographer, click this link.  Applications must be received by May 31, 2019
Music, Art, and Dance Camp 2019
         Sights and Sounds of   
  Accepting Applications for 2018
Founders and 2018 Teachers