Updates & Reminders (Week of Dec 12, 2016)
Greetings Warren Band Students and Parents,
Here are some updates and reminders for the week of Dec 12, 2016.
1) Jazz Band Concert (Completed)
Last Thursday (Dec 8), all our Jazz bands performed in the WTHS Almond Black Box Theatre and did a great job, as usual.
Thanks to all the parent volunteers who helped with the snacks and drinks.
2) Annual Holiday Raffle (Another Reminder - Ticket Stubs & Money Due ASAP)
Please remember to participate in this important fundraiser and get an opportunity to win some money while supporting our students.
We need as many band families as possible to participate!
The ticket stubs and money are due back ASAP, in an envelope, to the Band Directors no later than this Wednesday, Dec 14 at the end of the school day.
Checks should be made payable to Warren Band Boosters.
Winners will be drawn Dec 14, and will be announced at the Dec 14/15 concerts.
3) Cheesecake Fundraiser (Reminder - In process now, Orders due Dec. 14)
This cheesecake fundraiser is the last one for students to earn extra money toward the Disney trip ($6 per cake sold). Additional order forms are available in the band rooms. Checks should be made payable to Warren Township High School or WTHS. Orders need to be turned in by this Wednesday, December 14. The cheesecakes will be delivered on January 12, 2017.
4) Winter Concerts & Marching Band DVD - This Wed-Thu, Dec. 14-15
The winter concerts are this Wednesday and Thursday, December 14th and 15th at the O'Plaine Auditorium. The concert will begin each evening at 7 PM.
Wednesday night schedule: Concert Band II O'Plaine, Concert Band I O'Plaine
Thursday night schedule: Concert Band Almond, Symphonic Band II & Symphonic Band I
You will also be able to purchase the Marching Band 2 DVD set for $15 both nights. Come hear what your students have been practicing over the past two months.
5) Pep Band Schedule (ongoing)
The schedule for Almond band students was posted on the Boosters website.
6) Winter Guard Movie Ticket Fundraiser #1 (Reminder)
The Winter Guard is once again selling Marcus Theatre gift cards and discounted movie tickets.
A portion of each sale helps to offset the cost of their costumes, which each student has to purchase themselves.
In you are interested, contact a Winter Guard member at your earliest convenience (Checks should be made out to the Warren Band Boosters).
Time is short to allow for delivery before Christmas, so all orders and money are due Dec. 15, 2016(this Thursday).
They will also be for sale at the band concerts this week (Dec 14/15, Wednesday/Thursday).
For more details, see the attached flyer.
7) Tastefully Simple Raffle (Announcement)
2 Tastefully gift boxes were donated and will be raffled off at our concerts this Wednesday/Thursday(Dec 14/15).
Winners will be drawn and announced at our concerts this week.
As with all weekly updates, please reply to this message or contact your student's director if you have any questions.
Go Blue Devils!!
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