Dear West Bloomfield Band Family,

Here’s what you need to know this week:


Tuesday, 7/14: Drumline & Guard Rehearsal, 12pm – 4pm

Tuesday, 7/14: July Parent Meeting – 7pm

Thursday, 7/16: Drumline & Guard Weapons Rehearsal, 12pm – 4pm


Tuesday, 7/21: Drumline & Guard Rehearsal, 12pm – 4pm

Tuesday, 7/21: BBAWB July Board Meeting – 7pm

Thursday, 7/23: Drumline & Guard Weapons Rehearsal, 12pm – 4pm
Full Calendar

BBAWB July Parent Meeting Tuesday

Date:  Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time:  7pm
Location:  WBHS Media Center (or Band Room)
The agenda is attached.  The 4th marching band payment of $185 is past due.  Please plan on bringing your payment to the meeting if it has not already been sent to the Treasurers.
Minutes from our June Parent Meeting are attached.
Hope to see you Tuesday!


Mandatory Fundraiser – Car Wash July 25.

Parents, CHECK NOW to make sure your child has vouchers to sell. All students are required to sell 10 vouchers for the July 25 car wash ad to sign up for a shift.

If you do not have vouchers, please email Sarah Boyle ( All band members are expected to bring in 10 donations of at least $5 ($10 is better!)

Click Here to Sign Up. Lots of help is needed! You may have been waiting until closer to the date to sign up…..Now is the time! Dress to wash, but please follow WB School dress code. If you want to wear swimsuits, wear a shirt (plus shorts for girls) over your swimsuit.

Date:  Saturday, July 25, 2015
Time:  10:00am – 4:00pm
Location:  Holy Spirit Lutheran Church  (across the street from West Bloomfield High School)

We will need to borrow hoses and buckets, donations of soap to wash the cars, and snacks and water for the people helping.



July 23 – Car Wash Money Due. Make all checks payable to BBAWB. Please put cash and checks in an envelope, put the student’s name on the front and place in the Band Boosters Mailbox in the band room or mail to

BBAWB Treasurer

Steve & Claudia Bologna

4352 Greenstown Dr

West Bloomfield MI 48323

August 4 (Second day of full ensemble rehearsal) – Marching Band payments are DUE IN FULL! A late fee of $25 will apply for any payment made after August 4, 2015. In addition, Health/Physical Forms due, students WILL NOT be permitted to rehearse without having these forms submitted. Also, Show Shirt orders are due.

August 10 – Uniform Fitting Day – Shoe orders due. Ford Field Waivers for State Finals due for all students, staff, and parents who will be stepping onto the field at State Finals must fill out and sign the form.


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~              Next Parent Meeting is July 14, 2015, WBHS Band Room

~              Next Board Meeting July 21, 2015