6th Grade Band News

May 2-6, 2016

Last chance to help support the New Lenox Band Boosters!

Did you donate yet! Don't forget that Mrs. Clark is working hard to prepare for the Frankfort Half Marathon in support of the New Lenox Band Boosters! We would love for you to make a donation to our great program, so we can continue to provide quality music education experiences for our awesome band members! Donate online TODAY!


Thank you for your support of the New Lenox Band Program!

Weekly 6th Grade Band Schedule

Monday, May 2- Oakview 6th Grade Band Sectionals - special schedule because Mrs. Clark will be helping the 4th graders try the instruments!

11:45 - trombone/baritone/tuba

12:15 - flute/clarinet/percussion

12:45 - trumpet/french horn

Tuesday, May 3

7am - 6th Grade Band

Wednesday, May 4

Thursday, May 5 - Ridge 6th Grade Band Sectionals

8:55 - flute

9:25 - clarinet

9:55 - saxophone and french horn

10:25 - trumpet

11:45 - trombone

12:15 - tuba

12:45 - percussion

3:10pm - NL Band Booster meeting at Martino JHS - all are welcome to attend

Friday, May 6 (1/2 day of school)

7am - 6th Grade Band

Sunday, May 8

Happy Mother's Day to all the amazingly wonderful band moms!

What to practice for 6th grade band?

guaranteed to be an awesome spring concert! Hope to see you there!

Upcoming Events:

Monday, May 2 - Oakview 4th Grade Instrument Tryouts - Parent Volunteers needed - please email Mrs. Clark (1 parent volunteer needed in morning and 2 needed in afternoon)

Wednesday, May 4 - Ridge 4th Grade Instrument Tryouts - Volunteer Spots Filled

Monday, May 9 - 4th Grade Band Sign Up Night - 5-8pm at Liberty - Spread the word that band is the PLACE TO BE!!!!

Tuesday, May 17 - Spring Band Concert - 7pm at Liberty - details coming soon!

2 more Parent Volunteers needed - please email Mrs. Clark

Thursday, May 26 - 6th and 7th Grade Band perform at Liberty Graduation - 6-8pm at LW West - details coming soon!

Enjoy this great video about music and the brain!

How playing an instrument benefits your brain - Anita Collins