Fundraisers / Competition / Upcoming Dates

Five Guys Fundraiser

Please help spread the word. There is a Band Trip Fundraiser scheduled for Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Five Guys, 1075 Pine Plaza Dr., Apex. (Costco Shopping Center, next to Starbucks) Dine in or Carry Out and a portion of the profits will be donated to the band trip.

Apex Friendship Patriots Athletic Club (AFPAC) Jeep Raffle

Tickets for the AFPAC Jeep Raffle are due back to the school by October 19, 2017. The raffle for a 2018 Jeep Wrangler will be will be April 14th, 2018 at the Patriot 5K. Teams and organizations will be selling all year, so we wanted to get ours in early.

Proceeds from this raffle will be shared with the AFHS Band Boosters and will be used to for the band trip. If everyone sells two tickets, we will be able to cover the cost of one tour bus for the trip. Proceeds kept by AFPAC are used for the upkeep of the fields and facilities we use for marching band rehearsals and performances.

Band Competition, Saturday, October 21, 2017 – Call time 11:30 am

We will be traveling to Fuquay-Varina High School for the Fuquay-Varina Festival of Bands. The full itinerary was sent in an email 10/15/2017. Please note there will be two chances to see the Patriot Regiment perform, once for MPA adjudication and another in competition. A truck driver is still needed for this competition. See following Signup Genius if you can help. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteer/19218337

Schedule Change Next Week

To accommodate Tuesday’s teacher workday, there will be a marching band rehearsal on Monday, October 30, 2017. There will be NO rehearsal on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

Volunteers

Below are the links to the active signups.

Football Games: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteers3

Competitions: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteer/19218337

Wish List: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044fada728a1fa7-afhs2

Upcoming Dates

October 18, 2017: Fundraiser at Five Guys in Apex (Near Costco), 5:00pm – 10:00 pm

October 19, 2017: Raffle tickets due

October 21, 2017: Fuquay-Varina Festival of Bands. Call time 11:30am

October 27, 2017: Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale

October 27, 2017: Home Football Game / Senior Night: Call time TBD.

October 28, 2017: NW Guilford Competition, Greensboro, NC. Call Time TBD.

October 30, 2017: After school Band Rehearsal

October 31, 2017: Teacher Workday – NO afternoon Band Rehearsal

November 3, 2017: Away Football Game. Apex High School. Call time TBD.

November 4, 2017: Cary Band Day, Cary, NC. Call time TBD.