Doughnut Sale – Friday, October 27th
We have heard that the link to the Signup Genius has not worked for everyone. This is a very profitable fundraiser for the general band fund and we need parent and student volunteers for Friday. Please see this updated link to sign up ASAP. Thank you. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4fafad29a31-upcoming
Football Game – Friday, October 27th – Senior Night
Call time 4pm. The band will perform and Seniors will be recognized at 6:00 pm, before the football game begins. The band will not perform during half-time. IMPORTANT: Seniors wear band or guard uniforms, Dinkles or Guard shoes, no hats. All other Color Guard members will wear black leggings and show shirts. All other marching band members will wear jeans, show shirts, black socks, Dinkles.
NW Guilford Competition – Saturday, October 28
We will be traveling to Greensboro, NC for the NW Guilford Festival of Bands. The full itinerary was sent in the 10/23/2017 email. Call time is 10:45 am. Students will need money for two meals. Members of the Props Crew are still needed. 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.
Parade rehearsals will begin the first full week of November. There will be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday rehearsals through November 16, 2017, then switch to a Thursday only rehearsal schedule beginning the week of November 20, 2017.
Band Trip Fundraisers
Thank you to those who dined at Five Guys in Apex last week. We heard it was one of the busiest nights since they opened.
Our next fundraiser will be at Blaze Pizza in Holly Springs from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm, Wednesday, November 15, 2017. A flyer will be needed for this fundraiser. We will email and post it closer to the date.
Below are the links to the active signups.
Football Games: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteers3
Doughnut Fundraisers: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4fafad29a31-upcoming
Wish List: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c044fada728a1fa7-afhs2
October 27, 2017: Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale, 6:30 am – 7:20 am.
October 27, 2017: Home Football Game / Senior Night: Call time 4:00 pm
October 28, 2017: NW Guilford Competition, Greensboro, NC. Call Time 10:45 am.
October 30, 2017: After school Band Rehearsal
October 31, 2017: Teacher Workday – NO afternoon Band Rehearsal
November 1, 2017: Mandatory (Student/Parent) meeting for those interested in the Spring Break Trip.
November 3, 2017: Away Football Game. Apex High School. Call time TBD.
November 4, 2017: Cary Band Day, Cary, NC. Call time TBD.
November 14, 2017: Band Boosters Meeting
November 15, 2017: Fundraiser at Blaze Pizza in Holly Springs. 4pm-9pm. Flyer required.
November 17, 2017: Krispy Kreme Doughnut Sale, 6:30 am – 7:20 am.
November 18, 2017: Raleigh Christmas Parade