West Bloomfield Bands E-Newsletter: February 26th-March 3rd 2018

Hello West Bloomfield Band families!

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Festival
  • Congratulations
  • Spring Swing Volunteers & Donations
  • Save the Date!
  • This Week’s Schedule

FESTIVAL

Performances will take place on March 2nd, 3rd, & 10th

WBHS Concert Winds Festival Performance: Friday, March 2nd, 7pm – 8pm at Walled Lake Western High School, 600 Beck Rd, Commerce Twp, MI 48390. Call Time: 6:00pm

WBHS Symphonic Winds Festival Performance: Friday, March 2nd, 9pm – 10pm at Walled Lake Western High School, 600 Beck Rd, Commerce Twp, MI 48390. Call Time: 8:00pm

Abbott Symphony Band Festival Performance: Saturday, March 3rd, 8am – 9am at Lake Orion High School, 495 E Scripps Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48360. Call Time: 7:00am

OLMS Symphonic Band Festival Performance: Saturday, March 10th, 9:55am – 10:55am at Bloomfield Hills High School, 4200 Andover Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302. Call Time: TBD

 

CONGRATULATIONS

Congratulations to the WB Winter Guard!

Winter Guard had a very successful weekend at MCGC Novi!

JV Guard placed 1st and Varsity Guard placed 2nd    WAY TO GO, WB!!!!!!

SPRING SWING VOLUNTEERS & DONATIONS

Volunteers & donations needed for Friday, May 4th

 

Volunteers are needed for our next fundraiser. Help is needed with decorations, publicity, food, and the silent auction.

 

Students and Parents – Please start asking businesses if they would like to donate items/services/gift certificates to us as well. For questions regarding donations, please refer business contacts to Anne Marie Collier-Miller at bamo72@msn.com.

 

SAVE THE DATE!

State Solo & EnsembleSaturday, March 17th

Friends & Family Show: Winter Percussion, Winter Guard & Winter Winds – Thursday, March 29th 7:45pm – 8:45pm at Abbott

Spring Swing Fundraiser – Friday, May 4th 6:30-9:00pm

Jazz Band at The Hard Rock Café – Sunday, May 20th 12-4pm

 

THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE (February 26th–March 3rd)

The Band Boosters uses Google Calendar. A link to the full calendar can be found on our website. To add BBAWB events to your calendar on your computer or smart phone, click on the “+Google Calendar” icon located at the bottom right of the calendar.

Monday Feb. 26th:

  • Jazz Band 2:30-4:00pm at the HS
  • Varsity Guard 6:00-9:00pm at Abbott

Tuesday Feb. 27th:

  • Winter Percussion 5:00-8:30pm at Abbott
  • JV Guard 6:00-9:00pm at the HS
  • BBAWB Board Meeting 7:00pm at the HS

Wednesday Feb. 28th:

  • Jazz Band 2:30-4:00pm at the HS
  • Winter Percussion 4:30-7:15pm at Abbott
  • Varsity Guard 6:00pm-9:00pm at Abbott

Thursday March 1st:

  • Winter Winds 3:30pm-5:00pm at the HS
  • Winter Percussion 5:00pm-8:30pm at Abbott
  • JV Guard 6:00pm-9:00pm at the HS

Friday March 2nd:

  • JV Guard Rehearsal 6:00pm-9:00pm at the HS
  • WBHS Concert Winds Festival Performance: 7pm – 8pm at Walled Lake Western High School. Call Time: 6:00pm
  • WBHS Symphonic Winds Festival Performance: 9pm – 10pm at Walled Lake Western High School. Call Time: 8:00pm

Saturday March 3rd:

  • JV Guard MCGC Milford at Milford High School. Performance Time: 5:16pm
  • Winter Winds MCGC Milford at Milford High School. Performance Time: 3:25pm
  • Winter Percussion 9:00am-4:00pm at Abbott
  • Varsity Guard 4:00-9:00pm at Abbott

ONGOING FUNDRAISNG

Scrips: Earn money for your student account by purchasing scrip! For more information, click here. Scrip Split: 60% to student accounts: 40% to WB Boosters. To sign up and learn more, visit the Great Lakes Scrip website.

Band Merchandise: Show your Laker Pride! Go to wbbands.info/band-merchandise today! A portion of every sale goes to West Bloomfield Bands.

Amazon Smile: EARN MONEY FOR WEST BLOOMFIELD BANDS WITH SMILE.AMAZON.COM. This is an easy way to get classroom texts or holiday gifts with Amazon’s convenience and competitive prices AND support the bands, at no extra cost to you! To get started: click HERE to register.

 

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