The Legacy Times

Vol. 9 - March 2018

Director's Spotlight: Shanna Grubb

Dear Legacy family,

I'm so proud of how great the girls did at contest in February. Thank you so much for all the hard work you put in to make that happen. We couldn't have done it without you all and your tremendous support. From getting your girls to practice each morning to moving props and altering costumes you really came through for your girls and the team. We appreciate you so much! Thank you for being those parents who constantly go the extra mile. I hope you all enjoy your spring break and have some special time together as a family. I can't wait to return and finish the season with a bang at Nationals. I am thankful for the grit, perseverance and determination your girls are showing each day.


As we go into our final stretch of preparations, to make sure things go smoothly for the girls, we need to have one more parent practice to master setting up all the curtains at Nationals. We would love to have as many hands as we can get to help this run flawlessly and quickly. I have reserved the gym for a rehearsal for the parents who can help on Saturday (3/24) at Nationals with this big task, The rehearsal will take place on Thursday March 22 at 7:30 pm-8:30pm. Please sign up on this signup genius if you can attend and help on Saturday. Thank you again for everything you do.


http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090F4CAAA62FA4FF2-curtain

Booster BOARD Election News

Nominating Board Committee:

A huge THANK YOU to those who volunteered or nominated to be a member of the Nominating Committee. We are pleased to have a representative from each grade level. The committee will be conducting the remainder of the nomination items on the timeline below to prepare the SLATED Board at our May 22 meeting.

Nominating Committee 17-18

Chairman - Kristi Sauer (sophomore)

Freshman Representative - AJ Barkley

Sophomore Representative - Caroline Watson

Junior Representative - Becky Pauly

Administrator - Kenny Durand

Directors - Shanna Grubb & Kristy Duenwald


Nominations for Board 18-19

Be sure to nominate yourself or an active booster member using the following link.

Legacy Line Backer Board Nomination 18-19 FORM


*Deadline for board nominations will be March 16.

* If you have any questions, please contact Kristi Sauer, Chair of Nominating Committee, at klsauer0401@gmail.com


Slating the LL Backers New Board:

Feb. 9-10: Deadline to nominate a booster member/yourself for Nominating Committee (President will then form committee)

March 2: Deadline for Nominating Com. Chair to send President the Board Nomination link

March 5: Board Nomination link added to March ENews

March 16: Deadline for Board Nominations (nominate booster member/yourself)

new extended deadline to vote!

April 2-6: Nominating Com. Chair sends out board questionnaires to nominees

April 9-27: Nominating Com. collects/compiles/sorts all completed nominee questionnaires

May 7-18: Nominating Com. meets/decides/calls/confirms slated board positions

May 22: New LL Backers Board 18-19 will be presented to booster during meeting and a vote will be taken.


*Reminder: April 24 meeting has been revised to May 22.


Click HERE for the Booster & Board Calendar 17-18

1st VP (Social): Christie Halverson

Crowd Pleasers Competition:

A special thanks to all who donated an item for our goody bags at our first competition. Legacies, escorts, and managers all sparkled with their goody bags with essentials for the long day.


MA Nationals in Ft. Worth:

Be on the look out for a SignUp Genius coming soon as we create a goody bag for the long day at Nationals competition on March 23 and March 24.


Spring Jr Dance Clinic & Spring Show:

We will need the following for these events:

  • Snack bags created for the dance clinic - sign up coming!
  • Volunteers to help with dinner meals for rehearsal nights prior to Spring Show
  • Goody bags created for our dancers for Spring Show

2nd VP (Fundraising): Keri Goins

Lauren James & Legacy Hat Spirit Days:
  • Thanks so much for supporting each of these fundraisers! These two spirit fundraisers completed our spirit days/nights for the year. Your support was incredible all year!


Spring Jr Dance Clinic: Saturday, APRIL 7 @ 8:30am-12pm

  • This fundraiser will start our excitement for SPRING SHOW! Each of the participants will have an opportunity to perform during the Spring Show.
  • This Friday, Legacies will go to our feeder elementary/middle schools and begin the promotion of this event.
  • Please be sure to share with any friends, family, and neighbors who have dancers in grades K-9.
  • Committees will remain the same as those used in the fall and those who have volunteered will be contacted to serve on a committee.


Spring Show: APRIL 19, 20, & 21 @ 7pm

  • This is the Largest fundraiser of our year!
  • Posters will be shared throughout the community, but we need your help in spreading the word to all you know.
  • Keep your eyes open for sign ups in April as it takes the Legacy family to make this event a success.
  • Spring Show Programs Order Form Ads final submission is Wednesday, March 7. This is the final day for any ad orders to be accepted. Be sure to complete all three steps: complete Order form, payment, and email digital pics. If you would love to see your beautiful Legacy in the program please click on the link below.

SPRING SHOW PROGRAM AD ORDER FORM - CLICK HERE

Past Board Member: Cheryl Doerr

Thank you to those members who have volunteered to join the EOY LL Banquet committee. If you would like to join the committee and work with our wonderful social officers, please email Cheryl Doerr at the following email address: doerrstop@mac.com


Mark your Calendars!

EOY BANQUET - MAY 14th 7-10pm

Coming in March

  • 3/1 Line Try Out Mandatory Meeting @ 7pm (parent & student)
  • 3/8 Officer Try Out Mandatory Meeting @ 7pm (parent & student)
  • 3/12-16 SPRING BREAK - RELAX & ENJOY!
  • 3/23 & 3/24 MA Nationals at Ft Worth Convention


Coming in April...

  • 4/7 Spring Dance Clinic 8:30am-12:00pm
  • 4/14 Saturday - Spring Show rehearsal
  • 4/17 Spring Show Technical Rehearsal w/Booster meal provided
  • 4/18 Spring Show Dress Rehearsal w/Booster meal provided
  • 4/19, 20, 21 SPRING SHOW @ 7pm WHS Auditorium
  • 4/24, 25, 26 Line Tryout Clinics @ 4:30-6:30pm WHS Gym
  • 4/27 Line Try Outs @ 5-9pm *approx. end time



*Stay up to date with the latest calendar please CLICK on link below for 2018 Calendar and select month.

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President - smsavage2@sbcglobal.net

1st VP - clhavlerson@gmail.com

2nd VP - keri.goins48@gmail.com

Secretary - cornomac1@gmail.com

Treasurer - Kmeiss27@gmail.com

Past Board Member - doerrstop@mac.com


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