National Association of Pastoral Musicians Rapid City, SD (NPMRC)

Welcome to the Rapid City, SD chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians.

St. Cecilia Fall Meeting and Awards Luncheon

October 6, 2018 from 9:30 AM – 3:15 PM
Blessed Sacrament Church
4500 Jackson Boulevard, Rapid City, SD

Guest Speaker: Dr. Tom Porter, University of Mary, Bismarck, ND

For details, refer to the 2018 Fall Newsletter.

2018 Silent Auction Fundraiser

Bidding is open until October 6, 2018 at the Fall Meeting. To bid on items, go to the Facebook page RC Chapter NPM Fundraiser. For details on how to bid, refer to the 2018 Fall Newsletter. If you want to donate an auction item, please send your name, contact information, and digital photo of item with brief description to Carman Timmerman (

Awards Nominations and Service Recognition

2018 Awards: St. Cecilia Award for Clergy, St. Cecilia Award for Laity, Peggy Langenfeld Award, Emerging Music Minister Award and Emerging Youth Music Minister Award

2018 Service Recognition: 25, 40 and 50 years

For awards’ criteria and nomination forms, refer to the 2018 Fall Newsletter.

Cantor Certification

ALL NPM Cantor Certificate applicants must begin with the Basic Cantor Certificate (BCC). For ALL Cantor certificate questions – please email

Fall, 2018 Newsletter

New Pictures from A Celebration of Hymns (May 6, 2018), March 3, 2018 Meeting, Winter NPM Event (January 27, 2018)