This week in band 10/24-10/29

Monday, 10/24 – Full band 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, 10/25 – Winds and Guard 6-9 p.m.

Wednesday, 10/26 – Percussion 6-9 p.m.

Friday, 10/28 – Full band 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Saturday, 10/29 – West Shore Invitational (at Rockford High School)

West Shore Invitational schedule

Saturday, 10/29, Rockford High School

Please note: No parking in the senior lot; parking and drop off should be in the junior lot.

Things to bring: healthy snack and water

9 a.m. – Full band rehearsal

1:15 p.m. – Expected rehearsal dismissal

See the West Shore Invitational lineup.

6:15 p.m. – Uniforms available (with accessories)

7 p.m. – Warm up

8:15 p.m. – Performance

10 p.m. – Awards

10:45 p.m. – Expected dismissal

Rehearsal and Jenison Invitational schedule

See the complete lineup for the Jenison Marching Invitational.

Dress in layers for rehearsal! Bring lunch and water.

9 a.m. – Full band rehearsal

3:40 p.m. – Percussion/Guard load semi

4 p.m. – Winds load semi

Dinner (Pre-purchased or bring own)

Uniforms (Raincoats, if necessary)

5:15 p.m. – Leave RHS

5:55 p.m. – Arrive @ JHS

7:45 p.m. – Performance

9:45 p.m. – Awards

10:30 p.m. – Leave JHS

11:10 p.m. – Arrive @ RHS

Unload Winds

Return uniforms and clean up

11:30 p.m. – Expected dismissal

Key Card Books now available

It’s time to start earning money for the 2017 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Trip!

The 2017 books are $25 and each book sold earns $12.50 for your student’s Charm account.

These make a great Christmas gift for grandparents, teachers, co-workers, babysitters, neighbor or dog sitters! A lot of new businesses have been added. You can view the entire list on the Key Card website.

Earn a free book if you sell more than 6 or sell 10 and earn a free book PLUS a $15 Meijer gift card.

Download and print the order form or pick one up in the band room.

Drop the order forms with cash or check in the Inbox next to Mr. Phillip’s band room office. Checks should be made out to Rockford Band Parents with the child’s name and ‘Key Card Book’ on the memo line. Make sure that you completely fill out the top portion with your student’s information and form of payment.

The books will be delivered to the band room with your child’s name on the bag.

Sale ends December 2.


This week in band: 9/26-10/1

Monday, 9/26 – Full band 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, 9/27 – Winds and Guard 6-9 p.m.

Wednesday, 9/28 – Percussion 6-9 p.m.

Friday, 9/30 – Rehearsal after school, dinner, home game.  (Students need to bring their garment bag.)

Saturday, 10/1 – BOA Regionals

BOA Regional schedule

Saturday, 10/1, University of Toledo

Things to bring: Snack, lunch and nice shorts or pants

6:30 a.m. – Building open/report

7:00 a.m. – Leave RHS (eat snack on bus)

10:30 a.m. – Arrive @ University of Toledo

12:30 p.m.  – Preliminaries performance

1:15 p.m. – Lunch (bring own)

2:30 p.m. – Watch remainder of preliminaries

4:30 p.m. – Preliminaries awards ceremony and

announcement of finalists

Dinner: Pre-purchased Subway dinner

7:45 p.m. – Finals begin

10:30 p.m. – Finals awards ceremony

11:30 p.m. – Leave University of Toledo

2:45 a.m. – Projected arrival @ RHS

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