Currently during the COVID-19 pandemic not all opportunities listed on our website may be happening, but many are meeting virtually. You may view specific pages for groups, contact the leader, check out What's Happening, or email Sylvia Cooper to learn more.

Youth Explosion Choir - Sundays 5:00-6:00 pm in the Sanctuary, seasonally
Vocal choir opportunity for youth in Grades 6-12, directed by Sylvia Cooper. Youth Explosion’s purpose is to worship and serve God through sharing in Sunday morning worship services. Interested members are offered the opportunity to participate in the state mass choir weekend, Youth Choir Jam, held each November.
2019 Youth Choir Jam
Youth Orchestra - Sundays 5:00-6:00 pm in the Sanctuary, seasonally
This instrumental ensemble is for youth in Grades 6-12 and is directed by Gregg Butler. Its purpose is to share in worship services on a rotating basis during the year.       

Sanctuary Choir - Wednesdays 7:15-8:45 pm in the Sanctuary
This vocal choir is the foundation of the Music and Arts Ministries at Shady Grove, and welcomes adults and high school youth (youth by consultation with the Minister of Music and Arts.) There are no audition requirements, only a giving heart. Its purpose is to worship and honor God through weekly anthems in our three sanctuary services. The choir combines with several music and arts ensemble groups to present an annual Christmas musical drama. EMAIL Sylvia Cooper for more information.

TestifyRVA - Sundays 10:00-10:30 am and Saturdays 12:00-2:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall
TestifyRVA is a vocal and instrumental team of youth and adults who have a passion for serving God in the modern worship service on a rotating schedule.    EMAIL Cat Johnson, Director of Contemporary Worship for more information.

Gideon's Call and Alpha Omega Ringers
These ensembles are offered to high school students by consultation with Sylvia Cooper.  See details under Adult Music and Arts Opportunities.