Hello our little darlings! Happy Halloween! Mama here didn't mean to leave you off the
FYI email on Thursday but as I was working on it while waiting for our ride to the airport...
Mr. S and I discovered our flight left 45 min sooner than we thought....Do we have
an interesting story to tell you! Just leave it at the mama got to the airport, parked,
checked in and to our flight gate in 32 minutes.....!
The hotel is SO COOL..SO GORGEOUS! We have not seen it in the light yet but so impressive!
We picked well! We can't wait for you guys to enjoy it! We are meeting with the hotel
staff to tour in the place in the AM...then having lunch with the Fiesta Bowl Chairman at
noon....then who knows? Mrs. England might have us riding donkeys.....This really
makes the trip a reality and it is coming soon! We have LOTS to do til we party in
PLEASE...listen to your directors...If some of this info has already changed do to
weather concerns...help each other out! Bring home a victory from Gahanna and
make up proud on Saturday. We will take lots of pictues and the talented Mr. Wise
will whip them into a slide show for all of us to enjoy!!!! Miss you...but I have
to confess...we will probably send you a selfie with a cactus soon! Ha...
FYI beginning Oct 17th
Food Drive - Not over yet!!
Please continue to send in canned goods for the Pickerington Food Pantry...It isn't
over yet and we still need PLENTY to catch up to the donations from our friends
at North....Bring in Friday night and Saturday morning! Boxes are by directors'
offices. If everyone just brought in 1 canned good, we would have almost 200
items....We can do this!!! Any questions? Ask Mrs. Meek...Barb knows
Upcoming events next week!
From Mrs. Sewell (aka the mama)...Next Friday we are hosting the Tiger Band Alumni
at halftime and for a reception during 3rd quarter. I am fine tuning the final needs, but
may need some help with some items, so if you see a plea from me later next week...
please consider helping out!
Schedule for the weekend 10/10 and10/11
Friday. Oct 10 th. Homecoming
Band practice 6 th & 7th periods
Report to central band practice field @ 4:30 pm
Purple pants. Dark socks. White band shoes
You may wear your PINK T shirts under bibs to support the Breast cancer awareness game.
We will march to Tiger Stadium
Pregame. Halftime will feature court introductions
Announcement of Queen
Post game.? Weather permitting....we will decide Friday!
Please pay attention to announcements & texts if we have
To deal with bad weather... Thanks
Buckeye Invitational - Sat. 11th
All info regarding buckeye classic has not changed since last week 8am. Report to Central Band field for run thru
Load and dress. white pants/shoes. Show shirt. White socks
9:15. Depart for OSU & unload
10 am. Warm up
11:45 am. Perform in Ohio Stadium
Noon. Picture in rotunda north end
1 pm load and depart
****if you are being picked up by your parents early remember...
You must have a signed note handed in to your directors/bus chaperone
Schedule - Date & Time
Time Line for Wed Oct 1st Outback with the Beatles day!!
FYI and this weekend's info coming on Wed...still waiting to lock in some times, report
assignments, and procedures. Want to get the correct information out all at the same time.
Appreciate your patience and support! Kids are anxious to have you watch them rehearse
and perform! Thanks to all who are helping with this event....lots of work and your time
PLEASE NOTE: For Outback event the band will be wearing uniforms.
Please bring warm ups (that means bring warm ups) so if rain dares to show ...we have a Plan B. Weather is supposed to be fine. Since we have the opportunity to rehearse under the lights...full uniform will help students with "feel" of an actual performance AND also make for better photo opportunities for parents and friends.
Schedule for Oct 1st
Regular School Rehearsals 6th and 7th periods.
2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Pick up instruments and uniforms at Central Band Room. Students..please help out Kelly & the Uniform Crew with pulling out racks and distribution. She needs the "muscle" and is very appreciative of your assistance.