Home Football Game, October 13, 2017 – Call time 4:30 pm
The Patriot Regiment will welcome area 8th Grade Band students onto the field to perform the National Anthem. To prepare for this call time will be 30 minutes earlier this week.
Wear blue show shirts, athletic shorts, solid black (crew or knee length) socks, and Dinkles. Due to white collars on the uniforms, makeup should not be worn. Long hair should be worn up (off the collar) for both female and male students. Bring instruments, music, lyre, and money for snacks/food/beverages. Water will be provided. All volunteer slots are filled. Thank you!
There will be a small reception after the game and help is still needed for a few items. Please see the following Signup Genius if you are willing to help with this event. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4ea4ad2fa5fc1-middle
Band Competition, October 14, 2017 – Call time 2:00 pm
The Patriot Regiment will be traveling to the Wildcat Classic Band Competition at Eastern Randolph High School in Ramseur, NC. See attached itinerary for the full schedule.
Remember to bring: “Dinkles” shoes, Black socks, “Show shirt or Navy Blue Under Armour”, instrument, reeds, valve oil, Water Jug, Guard shoes, Flags/Rifles, Money for Lunch-Dinner.
There are two spots needed for the Pit Crew. Please see the following sign up if you are available to help. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteer/19218337
Five Guys Fundraiser
The first Band Trip Fundraiser has been 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 Raffle went home last week with band students. 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. We are asking each student to sell two tickets each by the end of October. Proceeds from this raffle will be shared with the AFHS Band Boosters. Proceeds are also used for the upkeep of the fields we use for marching band rehearsals and performances.
Below are the links to the active signups.
Football Games: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48aeac2da2f58-volunteers3
Middle School Night: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4ea4ad2fa5fc1-middle
October 13, 2017: Home Football Game / Middle School Night. Call time 4:30 pm.
October 14, 2017: Wildcat Classic Competition, Ramseur, NC. Call time 2:00 pm.
October 21, 2017: Fuquay-Varina Festival of Bands. Call time TBD
October 27, 2017: Home Football Game / Senior Night: Call time TBD.
October 28, 2017: NW Guilford Competition, Greensboro, NC. Call Time TBD.
November 3, 2017: Away Football Game. Apex High School. Call time TBD.
November 4, 2017: Cary Band Day, Cary, NC. Call time TBD.