FC Bands Weekly Cadence

January 18, 2021

Here is everything you need to know about the Franklin Central Bands program right now.

Band Practice & Performance Schedule

Click on the band calendar link below for the most up to date information on band practice and performance schedules.

Band Fees

Timely payments are essential to the success of the band program. Use the link below to pay online. If you have questions, contact Becky Richardson, Treasurer, at treasurer@fcbands.org.

Band Boosters Board Announcement

Volunteers Needed for Election Committee

The band booster board needs YOUR help! We need five volunteers to serve on an election committee which will nominate candidates for band booster officer positions. Please click the attachment below to find out more.

Winter Guard

Upcoming Practices - Varsity

January 19th 6pm to 9pm High School

January 21st 6pm to 9pm High School

January 23rd 12pm to 9pm Annex

Upcoming Practices - JV

January 19th 3:30pm to 6pm Annex

January 21st 3:30pm to 6pm Annex

January 22nd 6pm to 9pm High School

Spring Break Practice Schedule

JV - March 22nd - March 26th TBD

March 27th - State Guard Finals @ Greenfield Central TBD

Varsity - March 29th - April 2nd TBD

Chaperone Sign-Up

Chaperones are needed for show days. You will have backstage access to the show! This is an exciting way to watch the guards warm up, practice and perform. If you’re interested, please sign up with the google sheet below and make sure to have a background check on file. We will have a quick meeting before the season starts for new chaperones. Background checks can be completed using the link below. They must be completed before chaperoning. The process can take up to 2 weeks.

Volunteers Needed to decorate flip flops

We Need You!

This Thursday, January 21st starting at 5p at the Annex, we will decorating flips flops for the guard members to wear on show days. Please bring scissors...we have lots of fabric to cut before we can decorate. Can’t make it at 5p? That’s okay...please join us later.

Box Truck Driver Needed

We need a box truck driver for the March 27th competition. If interested, please send an email to guardliaison@fcbands.org.

Spirit and Food Donations

With the show season just around corner, please check your email for spirit and food donation sign ups. The guard parents have a history of putting together treat bags and lunches for the guard members before each show.

Thank you!

As always, thank you all for continue support of our winter guard program! We appreciate you!

Winter Guard Questions?

Email: Becky Richardson, Winter Guard Liaison at GuardLiaison@fcbands.org.

Percussion Symphony

Week of 1/18/2021 to 1/23/2021

Swag and Buttons

We know everyone is anxiously awaiting when we can order our show buttons and swag. Please know that final details are being worked out and we will communicate with everyone when it is time to place orders :)

Band Payment

Our 2nd payment of $170 was due Thursday, Jan. 6th. Please be sure to make your payments on time. If you need to set up a payment plan or discuss payment arrangements, please reach out to the Band Booster Treasurer at: treasurer@fcbands.org

Upcoming Rehearsals

01/19: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

01/21: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

01/22: 5:30pm to 8:30pm

01/23: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Remind Sign-up

Sign up for Remind by adding fcbands-ip in the Remind app or by sending @fcbands-ip

via text message to 81010. Remind will be used to send out important updates throughout the season.

Percussion Symphony Questions?

Email: Jessica Lee, Percussion Symphony Liaison at PercussionLiaison@fcbands.org


Noah's Stop 11 Animal Hospital

We would like to thank Noah's for their generous donation of $500 and their continued support of the Franklin Central Band program. Noah's is dedicated to making sure your pet remains as happy and healthy as possible. Their goal is to be by your side, as your trusted partner, throughout the life of your pet, providing all of the care, services, guidance and support needed - from birth through the senior years, and for every precious moment along the way. Learn more about Noah's Stop 11 Animal Hospital at noahshospitals.com or call (317) 885-7297.

Kroger Community Rewards

Franklin Central Bands received a quarterly contribution of $815 through the Kroger Community Rewards program. Kroger is committed to serving their community and actively supports the band program with EVERY PURCHASE when you enroll your Kroger rewards card in the Kroger Community Rewards program. This must be done annually. Take a minute now to enroll your card.

Organization Name:


Organization Code: 10100

Click the link below to enroll or re-enroll NOW! It only takes a minute to make a difference!

Flashbacks Family Bar & Grille

We would like to thank Flashbacks Family Bar & Grille for hosting our January Spirit Day which resulted in a $230 donation to the Franklin Central Band program.

Get Connected with FC BANDS


The Franklin Central Bands website is our #1 source for communication.

Suggestions for the Weekly Cadence?

Email: Valarie Solomon, Engagement Coordinator at Engagement@fcbands.org