Blackman High School Chorus

News & Notes ~ December 4, 2015 ~ Volume 16 Issue 116

Christmas Show Pictures Below

Congratulations Students!

Congratulations on a nice concert last night. I appreciate you guys pulling together to give our school an community an awesome gift.... the gift of MUSIC! Looking forward to next semester. We have our Black History Concert and Spring Choral Concert next semester!

Chorus Calendar of Events

DECEMBER 2015

*Thursday, December 3 Choral Christmas Concert

*Friday-Saturday, December 4/5 Miller Coliseum Event/Cookbook Sale

*Monday, December 7 Christmas Caroling Party

*Monday, December 14 Smashburger Night

*Friday, December 18 Last Half Day

*****Reminder. there is No December Booster Meeting*****

Miller Coliseum Event THIS WEEKEND

The Miller Coliseum event is Tonight and Tomorrow. We need volunteers to work the event to sell cookbooks. Also, we need students who will sing Christmas carols. Contact Sherry if you can help out rics1wife@yahoo.com

Student Reminders (PLEASE READ)

*Students turn in all of you music (Veterans and Christmas)

*Take you gown or tux home with you, do not store in the closet

*Turn in your permission to leave after exam forms by next Friday

*Join Remind 101 to get important updates of choir news

*Email Mr. Patton pics from the Christmas show

*Pick up a mid-term exam review from Mr. Patton and study

Christmas Carollng Party ~ Mon, December 7th

Our annual Christmas caroling party will be on Monday, December 7th. There will be food and games. We will walk across the street and carol in the neighborhood. The party is at 6 PM in the choir room. It will end at 8 PM. We need donations of drinks i.e. sunny d, punch, tea, water, etc.

Smashburger Fundraiser ~ Mon, December 14th

We are partnering with Smash Burger to do a choral fundraiser to help the mid-state students. Eat at Smash Burger Monday night, December 14th from 4 to 10 PM and they will donate 15% of the bill to the choir! Pass this along to your friends and family via social media.

Cookbook Sales Have Begun! SALES ARE SLOW!

Cookbooks are in. We have sold about 70 books. We have 430 more to sell! Cookbooks are $10 each! Make checks payable to BHS Choral Boosters. If you want to purchase books, simply send in the $$ for what you need and I'll send books home with you son/daughter.

Yankee Candle Fundraiser BUY ONLINE THRU DEC. 31st

Please continue to buy candles online. Online sales thru Dec. 31st.


PURCHASE ONLINE:

Site: https://www.yankeecandlefundraising.com/home.htm

Steps:

1. Scroll down to Start Shopping

2. Enter your Group Number- 990053332

3. Enter Your Seller ID- the student’s name you wish to give credit to for the sale or enter the Seller ID if you know it. (ex. Blue38 or Blue Barnum)

4. Click Submit

Confirm the Group Name and Seller Name at the Left- then shop!

NYC CLOSED! We have 30 going!

NYC trip is now closed! We have 30 going! Many have not made the October 2nd payment. Please do so as soon as possible.


Payment Schedule

October 2nd ~ $230

November 2nd ~ $230

December 2nd ~ $230

January 20th ~ Remaining balance


GO TO www.blackmanhighschoolchorus.com TO PRINT OFF TRIP PAPERWORK!

RE-REGISTER YOUR Kroger Plus Card! REGISTER it for BHS Chorus Today!

Everyone will need to re-register their Kroger plus card. Register your Kroger Plus Card so we can earn money today. We earned $2,000 last year just by you guys shopping and Kroger and using your plus card. You must register the card. Go to www.blackmanchorus.com scroll to bottom of home page for directions on how to register your card. Thanks!

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2015-2016 Choral Booster Club Officers

Bobby Queener, President ~ bqueener@shelterinsurance.com

Lacy Huber, Secretary/Fundraising ~ lacy.huber@comcast.net

Sherry Bewley, Treasurer ~ rics1wife@yahoo.com

Ed Faber, Treasurer ~ nfqc@aol.com

Choir Wish List

*Tall Oscillating Fan (good or new condition)

*New digital camera (the one we have is very old)