Please see below for all of the upcoming events for the MB&G Band.
Milton Bakery Performance - Set your alarm clocks or pull and all-nighter. We will be giving a voluntary performance bright and early at 4am to celebrate the re-opening of a City of Milton staple. Please wear a band shirt. Park in the First Baptist parking lot on Hwy 90. This is totally voluntary, however, if you signed up on the form, we will see you there. You can still sign up by CLICKING HERE.
Marching Band Rehearsals - Marching band rehearsals start again this week. Just like with band camp, it is vital that all students are present for each and every rehearsal. We will begin adding drill on Tuesday. In general, all rehearsals are Tuesday 6pm-8:30 and Thursdays. The Thursday rehearsals will be 6pm-9pm until the 2nd week if school. After that, Thursdays will be 4pm-7pm. The only exception will be next week's rehearsals. See below.
Open House/Rehearsal - Next Monday, MHS will host and open house 5:30pm-7pm. We have adjusted the rehearsal time to allow students to attend this. We encourage all students to attend the open house and meet your teachers along with figuring out your path to get to classes. We will have rehearsal 7pm-9pm that night. Please make sure you start wrapping everything up in time to be ready to go at 7pm. We will NOT have a Tuesday rehearsal that week.
Uniform Ordering Deadline - The uniform ordering deadline is fast approaching. Winds and Percussion bibbers and shoes deadline is August 12th. Colorguard deadline is August 1st (Tomorrow). Please CLICK HERE for ordering details and links.
Fair Share Payment 2 Due - Next Friday the 12th, the second fair share band fee is due. This is a payment of $125. If you earned this amount from the carwash fundraiser, that will suffice as payment.
Chaperone Sign-ups for Games - The chaperone sign-ups are now available for each game. Remember to MUST have attended one of the chaperone meeting AND be a school board approved volunteer to sign up. You can go to each game and click the yellow helping hand symbol to sign up.
BPA Football Game Concessions - The BPA is looking for volunteers to help in their concession stand. Please remember that volunteers need to have a current volunteer form on file. Sign up on Charms (links below)
8/26 MHS vs Andalusia - CLICK HERE 9/2 MHS vs Catholic (Band Senior Night) - CLICK HERE 9/9 MHS vs Washington - CLICK HERE 9/30 MHS vs Tate (Homecoming) - CLICK HERE 10/28 MHS vs Pace - CLICK HERE
Meat Sticking - We will have our first mass shish kabob meat sticking on Monday, August 15th. Concert Band will kick it off at 1:30 immediately followed by Symphonic Band. All students will join after school along with any parents who would like to volunteer. We should be done by 6pm that night.
That is all for now. I hope all of you have am outstanding week!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to the following students according to charms:
Chase Francis - Monday
Landyn Armstrong - Tuesday
Milton Bakery Volunteer Performance
- 3:30AM - Band Hall opened to get equipment
- 3:45AM - Meet at Milton Bakery
- 4AM-4:30AM - Perform at Milton Bakery
Teacher Pre-Planning Begins
6pm-8:30 - Marching Band Rehearsal
6pm-9pm - Marching Band Rehearsal
Looking Ahead to Next Week:
Mon - Open House, Marching Band Rehearsal
Tues - MHSBPA Monthly Meeting
Wed - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL :-)
Thurs - Marching Band Rehearsal
Fri - Uniform Ordering Deadline, Fair-Share Payment 2 Due ($125)
Together We Are THE MIGHTY BLACK & GOLD!!!