December 20, 2021
Here is everything you need to know about the Franklin Central Bands program right now.
You can make online payments at the link below. When making a payment online, please be sure to include your student's name on the checkout page. Thank you!
If you have questions, contact Erin Thompson, Treasurer, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer Sign Ups
The Event Volunteer Sign Ups are LIVE! Click the link below to sign up for the 5 slot commitment. Our next event is the Indiana Percussion Association (IPA) Invitational on February 12th.
Volunteering - Franklin Central High School Bands
Concert & Winter Bands
Our Wind Symphony had another wonderful performance this past week alongside the 8th grade bands from FCJH! Great job, everyone! Thank you to the parents who fed all of those kiddos, too!
Enjoy your winter break! May Santa bring you lots of cork grease, reeds, and horn polish. Don't forget to practice!
Indoor percussion practice schedule for this week:
Tuesday, 12/21–6:00-9:00 p.m. & Enjoy your Holiday Party!
- Students will need to bring a wrapped $5 (or less, or re-gifted) white elephant type gift.
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to you and your family!
Winter Break Practice:
Monday 12/27–9 a.m. to 1 p.m. **Battery and mallet players only (Marimba, Vibes, Xylo).
Tuesday 12/28–9 a.m. to 1 p.m. **Battery and mallet players only (Marimba, Vibes, Xylo).
Monday 1/3–9 a.m. to 6 p.m. **Everyone
Questions? Contact John & Wendy Myers, Percussion Liaisons.
December 21st--Holiday Party!
Candace Wells-Myers is coordinating a holiday party for our kids! This will occur at the conclusion of practice on December 21st. Students will need to bring a wrapped $5 (or less) white elephant type gift.
To donate for the holiday party, please use this link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084baea62ca5f49-fcindoor
The practice schedule for this week is below. Students must attend every practice. if you have a rare conflict that can’t be avoided, email Adam Faircloth immediately.
Open Winter Guard: Tuesday - 2:30pm to 5:30pm – Annex
A Winter Guard: Tuesday - 6:00pm to 9:00pm - HS Aux Gym
Regional A Winter Guard: Tuesday - 6:00pm to 9:00pm - HS Band Room
Happy Holidays! Have a wonderful winter break. Practices will resume after the break on Tuesday, January 4th.
Questions? Contact Valarie Solomon, Guard Liaison
Volunteer Background Check
All volunteers are required by Franklin Township Community School Corporation to complete the SafeVisitor background check. Please click the link below and follow the instructions. The cost is $16.00. Be sure to download the app so you can track when your renewal date approaches.
Contact Karen Smith, Booster Secretary, if you need to confirm that your background check is current or have questions about exemptions.
Important – Please sign up to receive text messages from the Color Guard Remind group.
We will be sending out important and time sensitive information through this channel. It will include information such as, bus arrival times, early and late dismissals, and more.
You can use the link below or text “@fcbands-cg” to “81010”.
Do you own a business or have an employer that would be interested in donating towards a Band Booster sponsorship? For every sponsor you are able to secure, you will receive 10% of the donation to your student’s band account. Franklin Central Band Boosters is a 503(c)(3) tax exempt organization. Your donation is tax deductible.
For more information about sponsoring the band, Click Here.
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