Monthly archive for September 2015

West Bloomfield Bands Newsletter – Week of September 28, 2015

Dear Marching Band Members and Families, It was another eventful week for the WB Bands. Movement 4 is on the field, and was debuted in public last Friday at the Football Game. This was the first time we had to get our amazing props on and off

Read more

West Bloomfield Bands Newsletter – Week of September 20, 2015

Dear Marching Band Members and Families, Every week I seem to say; NOW our season is really underway. We are really in the midst of an extraordinary year. Our show’s drill is ambitious, the music is challenging, the props are elaborate, and the schedule is demanding. Every

Read more

Fall Tag Day is a GO! Sept 26-27

Great news!  We have EXCELLENT locations for our Fall Tag Day weekend.  With full participation, this could be the biggest Tag Day weekend ever.  Our sites are Plum Market (Orchard Lake & Maple), Busch’s Fresh Food Market (Farmington & 14 Mile) and NEW – the West Bloomfield

Read more

West Bloomfield Bands Newsletter – Week of September 13, 2015

Dear Marching Band Members and Families,   L’Shanah Tovah! May it be a happy and healthy one!   Chad Mielens WBHS Director of Bands   UPCOMING SCHEDULE (next 2 weeks)   Monday, 9/14: NO SCHOOL Monday, 9/14: BBAWB Board Meeting 7pm Tuesday, 9/15: Full Band rehearsal 3:30

Read more

Can/Bottle Drive Update

Great news!! We’ve had such a wonderful response that the bottle drive has been extended through the weekend!!! You can turn in your haul through Tuesday! Drop off your money or refund slips to the band boosters mailbox in the band room or you can give it

Read more

Show Shirts – 2nd Order

Hello Band families! The initial order of Show Shirts, displaying the beautiful logo for our show “Venezia,” was distributed yesterday. Due to many requests, we will be placing a 2nd and final order for Show Shirts.  Please see attached form for details.  All orders will be due

Read more

West Bloomfield Bands Newsletter – Week of September 7, 2015

Dear Marching Band Members and Families,   It was another busy week for the Lakers. Thank you to everyone who performed for the teachers on Wednesday! We received many compliments, and multiple shout outs during the teacher seminars!   We are excited to start the next part

Read more

Can/Bottle Drive

Dear Marching Band Members and Families, In our efforts to raise money for our trip to Grand Nationals in Indianapolis we are going to have a bottle drive next weekend, Labor Day weekend. On Tuesday, September 1, Mrs. Karrow will be at practice handing out fliers to

Read more

West Bloomfield Bands Newsletter – Week of August 30, 2015

Dear Marching Band Members and Families,   UPCOMING SCHEDULE (next 2 weeks)   Monday, 8/31: No rehearsal. Tuesday, 9/01: Full band rehearsal 9am – 4pm Tuesday, 9/01: Band Parents Meeting, WBHS 7pm Wednesday, 9/02: Full band rehearsal 9am – 4pm Thursday, 9/03: Full Band rehearsal, 9am –

Read more