The Stinger

February 18, 2021

IN THIS ISSUE

  • 2021 SEASON KICK-OFF CALL
  • M.A.R.C.H. 2021 UPDATE
  • EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING
  • OPEN POSITIONS

COMING UP

Tuesday, 2/23.............. Indoor Drumline Rehearsal .......................4:00-6:30 PM @ Band Room

Wednesday, 2/24.........Jazz Band Rehearsal..................................4:00-5:30 PM @ Band Room

Wednesday, 2/24..........Executive Board Meeting...........................7:00 PM via ZOOM

Thursday, 2/25..............Indoor Drumline Rehearsal........................4:00-6:30 PM @ Band Room

Thursday, 2/25..............2021 Season Kick-off Call.........................7:00 PM via ZOOM

Friday, 3/12...................M.A.R.C.H. Donations Due........................(see below)

Saturday, 3/13..............M.A.R.C.H...................................................12:00-4:00 PM

CLASSROOM UPDATES

SAVE THE DATE! KICK-OFF CALL SCHEDULED FOR NEW and EXISTING STUDENTS

We would like to invite you to our Band Information Meeting for Rising 9th Graders! It’s scheduled for Thursday, 2/25 via ZOOM. We are inviting ALL CURRENT band parents and students to attend as well since we didn’t have Marching Band in 2020.


Listen in with your student; we’ll be discussing marching band registration and the possibility of band camp this year!


ZOOM CALL DETAILS:


Topic: 2021 Season Kick-off Call

Date: Feb 25, 2021

Time: 7:00 PM EST


Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81714890811?pwd=TGhOdzJPMm1YMWx0UStLZi9kQWJzdz09

Meeting ID: 817 1489 0811

Passcode: Wg6h3M

BAND BOOSTERS UPDATES

M.A.R.C.H. 2021 NEWS


PARENT VOLUNTEER SIGN-UPS AVAILABLE ON CHARMS

We are looking for 12 parent volunteers to help us on March 13 at the various worksites. Grab a spot today; they go quickly! Click here to see what’s available. Thank you for supporting this great event.


https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/volunteerR.asp?s=rswlhsb&v=5251065

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEND YOUR STUDENT TO BAND CAMP FOR FREE?


Check out the awesome rewards students can earn by reaching these levels of total M.A.R.C.H donations:


$100- A free official MARCH T-Shirt

$200- Three free trips to the visitors’ concession stand for 2021 season

$400- Pie your favorite band director in the face!

$800- Select a piece of music for a band concert and announce the name and why you chose it at the concert

$1,000- Unlimited food visits at Visitors concession stand at all home games for the 2021 season AND your choice of one piece of RHS Band spirit wear.

$1,500- Shopping trip with Mr. Long and $100 Visa gift card

$2,000- FREE BAND CAMP!!!!!!


Reach out to family, friends, neighbors, area businesses, etc. today and ask them to support the Roswell High School Band’s day of community service.

Your student’s goal is to raise at least $200 in donations by Friday, March 12.


All donations are tax-deductible and can be made by cash, check (payable to RHSBBA), or online at https://www.roswellband.com/support-the-band/march/.


Be sure your student’s name is included in the memo/notes so they will get credit for it!


Cash/check can be dropped off in the RHSBBA mailbox in the main office at RHS, or mailed to: RHSBBA, 885 Woodstock Road, Suite 430-144, Roswell, GA 30075. (Band Directors will not accept any payments.)


Saturday, March 13th is the community service day for M.A.R.C.H. Students will sign up to work from 12:00-4:00 PM at one of several outdoor service sites in the Roswell area. (COVID protocols will be followed.)


Please review the M.A.R.C.H student information packet at https://www.roswellband.com for great tips, sample Facebook posts, flyers, and email examples.


EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING – 2/24

Our February Executive Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, February 24th at 7:00 PM via ZOOM. Details are below. All parents are welcome to attend! This is where you will find the agendas and minutes for our board meetings.


https://www.roswellband.com/band-boosters/rhsbba-agendas-and-minutes/


Call information:

Topic: RHSBBA February Executive Board Meeting

Time: Feb 24, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82693283511?pwd=UlpEbFliK1Uxb2NYeGVkUWZKMnFYZz09


Meeting ID: 826 9328 3511

Passcode: 3cAp93

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Media Committee Chair


Do you love taking pictures of our students? Do you have a personal passion for making videos? Help the RHS Band with documenting and showcasing our students’ accomplishments! This person coordinates the work of our parent photographers and videographers. The media chair makes sure every band event is covered and manages the posting of photos and videos online (working with the VP of Communications). The media chair is certainly not responsible for doing ALL the photography and videography, but your talents are definitely welcome!


Contact President@RoswellBand.com if you are able to help.

Other positions you might be interested in:

  • Vice President of Support Services
  • Banquet Chair / Committee Member