Band camp and trip payments are coming!
Right now there are several great opportunities to earn money for the band and for your student’s Charms account!
Ada Beef and Sweets fundraiser May 3 – May 17. Pick up Thursday, May 26.
Each item sold puts $4-5 in your student’s Charms account (except for $3 subs.)
Color Guard Mixed Bag online fundraiser Thursday, May 5 – July 31, 016.
40% of your purchase goes towards helping Color Guard.
Scrip sales – Always running.
This is a great way to earn cash back on purchases you already make! The Scrip team is always available to help you get started.
Candy bar sales – Always running.
This fundraiser can run itself if you leave the box out at work or at your business! There’s no waiting to start this fundraiser; Mark & Kerry keep boxes on hand and will make arrangements to get them to you quickly. Check out the link for contact information.
You can help support the Rockford Color Guard by shopping at www.mixedbagdesigns.com. They have reusable bags, insulated lunch bags, travel sets & handbags. Shop online now through July 31, 2016.
Make sure the code #61404 is entered if ordering on line.
Fundraiser will run Tuesday, May 3 – Tuesday, May 17.
Pick up on Thursday, May 26. Time TBD.
The profit for your student is between $4-5 per item sold (except for the $3 subs.) This is a way to earn significant money for your student’s band account!
See what’s for sale:
If you cannot pick up your order on May 26 because of the Memorial Day holiday weekend, please email Melissa Pakiela to work out a time that works for you to pick up your order.
Update: Because of the Massed Band concert, rehearsals will begin April 25, from 6-9 p.m. in the RHS band room. There will be a practice every Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. until school lets out for the year in June with a few exceptions. Please check the events calendar.
Every percussionist not on drum line and anyone interested in Front Ensemble needs to be there!
If you have any questions, please email Duc Vuong.
Tryouts are the following dates and will be held in the RHS Gym and Cafeteria from 6-9 p.m.:
Once the Color Guard roster is set, there will be a meeting for all color guard members and parents on May 9 at 8:30 p.m. Registration packets will be handed out and they will go over all information you need to know. The camp down payment of $150 will be due at that meeting. Please note that there will be a color guard practice that evening beginning at 6 p.m.
If you have any questions, please email Deb Reed or head of the color guard committee, Sherry Brown.