Mason Bands http://www.masonbands.com Mason Bands Mason Bands Band Notes for the week of November 6th http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/620 Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:20:26 EST http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/620 <p id="m_5523988017483310181docs-internal-guid-cb5100da-8eac-9abc-43dd-dac34d4518e6" dir="ltr"><strong>Week of <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974739"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, November 6th</span></span></span> at a glance:</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please note, the </span><span>calendar</span><span> on the Mason Bands website </span><span>contains the most up-to-date information.</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974740"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, November 6</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974741"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 5:30 pm</span></span></span>, </span><span>Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974742"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Tuesday, November 7</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974743"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></span></span>, </span><span>Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974744"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Wednesday, November 8</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974745"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">2:00 pm - 5:30 pm</span></span></span>, </span><span>Wall2Wall </span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974746"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Thursday, November 9 - Sunday, November 12</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>BOA Grand Nationals, Indianapolis </span></p> </li> </ul> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Wall2Wall Pick-up/Parking</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Parents, there will be bus service available for students who need transportation from school to Wall2Wall. Please pick up your students at Wall2Wall. We ask that when picking up, you park in an actual spot instead of queuing up in line to wait for your student.&nbsp;</span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Students who drive, if you are able to pull through or back into a parking spot at Wall2Wall, it will make exiting the lot much easier. Thank you!</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Photo Buttons</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you ordered photo </span><span>buttons </span><span>in your individual portrait order from the day of the Invitational, Lisa Clabbers will have those buttons available to pass out at the end of band practice on </span><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974747"><span class="aQJ">Monday</span></span></span><span> and </span><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974748"><span class="aQJ">Wednesday</span></span></span><span> this week. &nbsp;We expect to receive the </span><span>pictures</span><span> from portrait orders soon and will have those ready to pass out at the Awards night, along with the panoramics. &nbsp;If you want your buttons before Grand Nationals, please have your band student or a parent find Lisa at Wall2Wall <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974749"><span class="aQJ">Monday</span></span> or <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974750"><span class="aQJ">Wednesday</span></span> at the end of practice. &nbsp;Lisa will also bring any unclaimed buttons to Grand Nationals, and she can be contacted at <a href="tel:(513)%20317-4054" target="_blank"><span style="color: #1155cc;">513-317-4054</span></a> or </span><a target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://photo@masonbandboosters.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1510014013841000&amp;usg=AFQjCNEXhVycQlv8Osb8--PU8ePSBNJWFg"><span>photo@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> to arrange meeting you.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Indianapolis Transportation Waiver</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student will not be riding the bus with the Marching Band either to or home from Indianapolis for Grand Nationals, you should have already submitted a transportation waiver and received a confirmation email. You can check if your form has been received by logging into Charms and selecting the 'Forms Collected' icon from the Home Screen. If you have any questions, please send an email to Lisa Oldham at </span><a target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1510014013841000&amp;usg=AFQjCNE7FfiWh84WX_mZcalpQOQerFhXdg"><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Medication for Grand Nationals</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>All medication/forms for Grand Nationals should have already been submitted. If your student sees a doctor this week for a recent illness, please take a copy of the DMS form with you in case medication is prescribed. Please contact Lisa Oldham at </span><a target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1510014013841000&amp;usg=AFQjCNE7FfiWh84WX_mZcalpQOQerFhXdg"><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> to make an appointment to drop off last minute medication/forms. DMS forms can be found on our website at:</span><span><a href="/pages/courses/default/11/">http://masonbands.com/pages/courses/default/11/</a></span><span> .</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Central OTC Medication for Grand Nationals</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student has needed acetaminophen or ibuprofen in the past, please consider turning in a DMS form to allow your student access to our central supplies of these typical medications. The DMS form requires both a doctor's and parent's signature. We want your student to feel their best so please consider providing one of these forms for your student by sending an electronic copy to </span><a target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1510014013841000&amp;usg=AFQjCNE7FfiWh84WX_mZcalpQOQerFhXdg"><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> by no later than </span><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974751"><span class="aQJ">noon</span></span></span><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974752"><span class="aQJ">on Wednesday</span></span></span><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Volunteers Needed: Fall Fundraiser Pick-up</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We need volunteers to help with our Fall Fundraiser pick up on <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974753"><span class="aQJ">Thursday 11/30</span></span> from either <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974754"><span class="aQJ">3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></span> or <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974755"><span class="aQJ">5:30 pm - 9:15 pm.</span></span></span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974756"><span class="aQJ">3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></span> shift will be to help unload and organize the products to get ready for pick up. The <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974757"><span class="aQJ">5:30 pm - 9:15 pm</span></span> shift will be to help distribute the orders to the band students.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thanks so much to anyone who can come help that evening!</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please sign up in Charms to volunteer.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you have any questions, please contact Suzanne Edelbach at </span><a target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://edelbachs@gmail.com&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1510014013841000&amp;usg=AFQjCNHel8WB1mJV0T-Wp-OzN9Lf_YYZ6w"><span>edelbachs@gmail.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><br /></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Merchandise</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Have you checked out all the items available from the online store:</span><span><a href="/%20https:/www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear">https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear</a></span><span>? </span><span>For every order placed through the online mason band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974758"><span class="aQJ">Friday</span></span> Threads!</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974759"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, November 27</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Awards Banquet</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974760"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Thursday, November 30</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Cookie Dough/Citrus Sale Pick-up, <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_161974761"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></span></span>, Small Commons</span></p> </li> </ul> Band Notes for the week of October 30th http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/619 Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:57:33 EST http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/619 <p dir="ltr"><strong>Week of Monday, October 30th at a glance:</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please note, the calendar&nbsp;</span><span>on the Mason Bands website </span><span>contains the most up-to-date information.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Monday, October 30</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, </span><span>High School</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Tuesday, October 31</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm, </span><span>High School</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Wednesday, November 1</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm, </span><span>Wall2Wall </span><span>(Pick-up/Parking Instruction Below)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Medication Drop Off for Indianapolis: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, High School Small Commons</span></p> </li> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Sign up in Charms for a drop off time (see below for details).</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Thursday, November 2</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, </span><span>Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Booster Meeting: 7:00 pm (See Below), Band Room</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Friday, November 3</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, </span><span>Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Home Football Game (details communicated as soon as available)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Saturday, November 4</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>MSBA Championships, Mason (student details coming mid-week)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Medication Drop Off for Indianapolis: 10:00 am - 11:00 am, High School Small Commons</span></p> </li> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Sign up in Charms for a drop off time (see below for details).</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p><span><span><br /><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>MSBA Championship: Volunteers Needed!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The MSBA Championship is this </span><span>Saturday, November 4! </span><span>There are still 121 volunteer shifts to be filled, along with hospitality food items to be donated! The bake sale is also in need of donations! Sign-ups for volunteer shifts are in Charms</span><span>! &nbsp;</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>As a reminder, everyone is required to volunteer for this event. We will make every effort to give our volunteers the opportunity to watch while Mason is performing.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>While we appreciate and are thankful to everyone who will be bringing hospitality and bake sale food items to the MSBA Championship, supplying food does not satisfy the requirement for volunteering time for the day. &nbsp;</span><span>If you have any questions regarding the MSBA Championship, please contact </span><span>competitions@masonbandboosters.com</span><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you have any problems signing up for a volunteer spot in Charms, please contact Suzanne Edelbach at </span><span>charmsadmin@masonbandboosters.com</span><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Wall2Wall Pick-up/Parking</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Parents, there will be bus service available for students who need transportation from school to Wall2Wall. Please pick up your students at Wall2Wall. We ask that when picking up, you park in an actual spot instead of queuing up in line to wait for your student. </span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Students who drive, if you are able to pull through or back into a parking spot at Wall2Wall, it will make exiting the lot much easier. Thank you!</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Booster Meeting this Thursday!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>This is a reminder that there is a Booster Meeting this Thursday at 7:00 pm, in the Band Room. Grand Nationals will be discussed, and there will be a ballot vote on the proposed change to the Booster By-laws (details were provided in an email on October 6). If you have any questions, please contact Shannon Walton at </span><a href="mailto:president@masonbandboosters.com"><span>president@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Now Available: 2017 Tour Shirts!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Orders will be taken by Sticks &amp; Stones Designs through next Thursday, November 2nd; shirts will be available for pick-up after rehearsal on Wednesday, November 8th. To order, please either email </span><a href="mailto:s.sdesigns@yahoo.com"><span>s.sdesigns@yahoo.com</span></a><span>, or call 513-932-1935. </span><span>Please note: Sticks &amp; Stones will provide you with payment instruction once they receive your order!</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Medication for Grand Nationals</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student will need prescription or over the counter medication during our trip to Indianapolis, please carefully read the email shared on Friday from Lisa Oldham, our Medical Secretary. Please sign up in Charms for one of our Medication Drop Off events scheduled for either Wednesday November 1st or Saturday November 4th. If you have any questions, please send an email to Lisa at </span><a href="mailto:medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com"><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Indianapolis Transportation Waiver</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student will not be riding the bus with the Marching Band either to or home from Indianapolis for Grand Nationals, you must fill out and turn in a transportation waiver by Friday November 3rd. Forms can submitted electronically to Lisa Oldham at </span><a href="mailto:medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com"><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> (preferred) or students can turn their form into one of the Directors. You can check if your form has been received by logging into Charms and selecting the 'Forms Collected' icon from the Home Screen.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Boosters Board </strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you are interested in a Mason Band Boosters Board position, or would like to nominate someone to run for a board position, please contact Shannon Walton at </span><a href="mailto:president@masonbandboosters.com"><span>president@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>As a reminder, the Board is comprised of the President, Vice President, Vice President of Fundraising, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Recording Secretary, Travel Secretary, and Public Information Officer.</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Merchandise</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Have you checked out all the items available from the online store: </span><a href="https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear"><span>https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear</span></a><span>? </span><span>For every order placed through the online mason band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from Friday Threads!</span></p> <p><span><span><br /></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Monday, November 6 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Tuesday, November 7 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Wednesday, November 8</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall2Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, November 9 - Sunday, November 12 : GRAND NATIONALS!</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, November 9: Preliminary Performance, &nbsp;8:30 pm (TENTATIVE)</span></p> </li> </ul> Band Notes for the week of October 23rd http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/618 Sun, 22 Oct 2017 19:34:46 EST http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/618 <p id="docs-internal-guid-f6fb852e-466f-8056-6cb7-925a2c387075" dir="ltr"><strong>Week of Monday, October 23rd at a glance:</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please note, the </span><span>calendar</span><span> on the Mason Bands website </span><span>contains the most up-to-date information.</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Monday, October 23</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Tuesday, October 24</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Brass &amp; Woodwind Rehearsal: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion &amp; Color Guard Rehearsal: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, October 26</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Friday, October 27</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Away Football Game at Lakota East: Pep Band</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Saturday, October 28</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Centerville Invitational (DETAILS BELOW)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Medication for Centerville</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student will need prescription or over the counter medication that has not already been turned in, please send an email to Lisa Oldham at </span><a><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> to make an appointment to submit your student's medication. Please remember the following important points about medication:</span></p> <ol> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Students cannot carry their own medication except for emergency medication such as inhalers and epi-pens (DMS forms are still required). </span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Our Band Aids carry central supplies of acetaminophen and ibuprofen for students for whom we have a DMS on file. DMS forms can be submitted electronically for these medications to </span><a><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>. You can check if your student has a DMS on file for one of these medications by logging into Charms and selecting the 'Forms Collected' icon from the Home Screen.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>All other medication must be submitted along with a DMS form and will be carried/administered by our Band Aids in accordance with Mason City School District policies. You can find the DMS forms and more information on the Mason Bands website</span><span>. </span></p> </li> </ol> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Centerville Transportation Waiver</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If your student will not be riding the bus with the Marching Band either to or home from the Centerville MSBA Competition, you must fill out and turn in a transportation waiver by Wednesday October 25th. Forms can submitted electronically to Lisa Oldham at </span><a><span>medicalsecretary@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> (preferred) or students can turn their form into one of the Directors. You can check if your form has been received by logging into Charms and selecting the 'Forms Collected' icon from the Home Screen.</span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Volunteers Needed: Last Feed the Band</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Our last Feed the Band is this Saturday, October 28, 10:45 am &ndash; 12:00 pm.</span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We need a few volunteers to help feed the band before they head to Centerville this Saturday.&nbsp; Sign ups are in Charms. Subway is providing a full meal, including chips and cookie, so serving and cleanup should be fast and easy. &nbsp;Non-certified gluten-free and veggie options will be available. &nbsp;Thanks in advance for helping us feed the band one last time this season!&nbsp;</span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Fall Fundraiser!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Our Mason Bands Fall Fundraiser is ending this Wednesday 10/25.</span><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>This Fundraiser supports all Mason Band programs Grades 6-12.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Digital copies of all order forms are available on the Mason Bands website. </span><span>(All band students were given a paper copy as well in class). All Cookie Dough/Sweet products are $15 each and the citrus is priced separately on the order form. </span><span>Orders and checks are due back to your student's band director (MI, MMS) or Drop box (MHS) by October 25th</span><span>. </span><span>Checks are to be made payable to Mason City Schools - NO CASH ACCEPTED.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Products will need to be picked up by band students/parents on Thursday, November 30th between 6-9 pm in the MHS Small Commons. &nbsp;We do not have refrigeration for storing items, so you need to make arrangements to have someone else pick up your items if you are not able to. Thank you for your understanding.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Savory Foods (cookie dough vendor) is sponsoring a drawing this year and the winner will receive $5,000.00 for a trip of their choice. &nbsp;Each student will receive 1 entry for every 25 units they sell. &nbsp;The Citrus company is offering online ordering this year for any out-of-town recipients that want to support our band program. &nbsp;Please send this link to any of your out-of-town friends &amp; family members who may be interested in ordering citrus for the holidays! Here is the link for online ordering for your out of town customers (prices higher online due to shipping costs):</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><a href="https://shop.floridaindianrivergroves.com/ecommerce/660725/shop?filter=2"><span>https://shop.floridaindianrivergroves.com/ecommerce/660725/shop?filter=2</span></a></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We look forward to a successful fundraiser. Last year we raised $13,000 for our great band programs. &nbsp;Help us raise even more this year!</span><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Contact Suzanne Edelbach </span><span>edelbachs@gmail.com</span><span> , or Hilary Suddleson </span><span>hgsuddle@gmail.com</span><span> &nbsp;with any questions.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>MSBA Championships - Volunteer Requirement!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The MSBA Championships are on </span><span>Saturday, November 4th</span><span>, and every band parent or guardian is required to help with this very large event! Please keep your eye out for an email this week, notifying you when volunteer sign-ups go live in Charms!</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Invitational Shirts!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you pre-ordered a Mason Invitational shirt, they will be available for pick-up after this Thursday&rsquo;s practice! Please email </span><a><span>spirit@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span> if you have any questions.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Centerville Competition: Student Schedule</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Below is the TENTATIVE schedule for this Saturday&rsquo;s competition. Please review with your students. </span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>10:00am Rehearsal</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>12:00pm Lunch (Feed the Band)</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>1:00pm Rehearsal</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>2:30pm Load/Change</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Change of clothes/shoes need to be packed in garment bag and loaded onto racks! You will NOT have access to the bus after we perform.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Students MUST wear appropriate garments under uniform: black compression shorts/band shirt (if delivered by then) or compression shirt. We will be changing out of uniforms in a parking lot so students MUST be wearing proper garments underneath.</span><span> &nbsp;</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>3:30pm Load Buses</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>4:00pm Depart Mason (Grab-n-Go snack as we load)</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>5:00pm Arrive at Centerville/Unload</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Buses will leave to park off site</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Stay on Bus until further notice</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>When coming off of bus, students should be in FULL uniform (EVERYTHING ON!), &nbsp;carrying shakos and instrument cases, and bottle of water (provided). The buses will be leaving, so they need to have money in their uniform pocket.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>When unloading, students should look for designated area to assemble.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion/large instrument sections will go to the truck to get instruments and wait there. Smaller instruments will the drop off cases at trailer.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Restrooms may be available, but will need to be quick.</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>6:15pm In Block in Designated Area</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>6:30pm Move to Warm-Up</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>6:40pm Warm-Up Area A</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>7:25pm Move to Gate</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Students who get microphones/soloists will leave from warm-up to get mics, and meet at the gate.</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>7:35pm Gate</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>7:45pm Perform</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>8:00pm Post Performance Huddle (Quick recap and &ldquo;what&rsquo;s next&rdquo;)</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>8:15pm Move to Trucks, Change out of uniforms/Concessions/Sit in stands for remainder of bands/awards/load trucks</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Color Guard Change in Semi as we did in Toledo</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Put away Shakos/Plumes &amp; Uniforms</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Move w/chaperones to concessions/restrooms/watching in stands.</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>We should sit as a GROUP in the stands and be courteous</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>9:45pm Awards/Staff at Critique</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>10:15pm Load Buses</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>10:30pm Depart</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>11:15pm Arrive at Mason (we will unload uniforms to be washed!)</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Attention: Parking Lot Safety</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please be mindful that the band lot traffic flow is one way. This past week several cars were observed traveling in the wrong direction through the parking lot.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Boosters Board </strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you are interested in a Mason Band Boosters Board position, or would like to nominate someone to run for a board position, please contact Shannon Walton at </span><a><span>president@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>As a reminder, the Board is comprised of the President, Vice President, Vice President of Fundraising, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Recording Secretary, Travel Secretary, and Public Information Officer.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Fall merchandise available in the online store!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>It&rsquo;s Marching Band Season and the weather is getting colder. Are you ready to watch the halftime show in warmth and style sporting your Mason Marching Band gear? Have you checked out all the new items added to the online store: </span><span><a href="https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear">https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear</a></span><span>? </span><span>For every order placed through the online mason band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from Friday Threads!</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Monday, October 30 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall-to-Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Tuesday, October 31 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall-to-Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Wednesday, November 1</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall-to-Wall</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Medication Drop Off for Indianapolis: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm, High School</span></p> </li> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Sign up in Charms for a drop off time.</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, November 2 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall-to-Wall</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Booster Meeting, 7:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Friday, November 3</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm, Wall-to-Wall</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Saturday, November 4</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>MSBA Championships, Mason (details coming soon!)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Medication Drop Off for Indianapolis: 10:00 am - 11:00 am, High School</span></p> </li> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Sign up in Charms for a drop off time.</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>BOA Grand Nationals, Indianapolis, November 9 - 12, 2017</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, November 9: Preliminary Performance, &nbsp;around 8:30 pm (TENTATIVE)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Band Notes for the week of October 16th http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/617 Sun, 15 Oct 2017 20:39:31 EST http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/617 <p id="docs-internal-guid-ef94798b-229d-4249-29bc-b9daa949dc53" dir="ltr"><strong>Week of Monday, October 16th at a glance:</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please note, the calendar </span><span>on the Mason Bands website </span><span>contains the most up-to-date information.</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Monday, October 16</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Tuesday, October 17</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Brass &amp; Woodwind Rehearsal: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Wednesday, October 18 &nbsp;</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Note: change is because of College Fair on Tuesday evening!</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Color Guard Rehearsal: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion Rehearsal: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, October 19</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Friday, October 20</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Feed the Band (underclassmen): 5:00 pm, Westshore Pizza - Large Commons</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Senior Dinner (seniors &amp; families): 5:00 pm - Small Commons</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Home Football Game/Senior Night</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Saturday, October 21</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Mason Invitational:</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>TENTATIVE Schedule</span></p> <ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>3:00pm Getting Dressed/Get Equipment from HS</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>3:30pm Inspection in Attendance Block in MS Arena</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Stretch/Warm-Up</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>4:30pm Official Warm Up</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>5:15pm Move to Gate</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>5:30pm Perform (in Exhibition)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>5:45pm Awards</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Stadium Clean-up (Band helps clean the stands)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Dismissed after clean-up!</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p><strong><strong><br /><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Invitational IMPORTANT Volunteer Needs!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thank you to the parents who have already signed up to volunteer for the Mason Invitational this Saturday! </span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We currently have open spots that must be filled with volunteers! If you have not yet signed up for a volunteer spot in Charms, please do so ASAP.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>While we appreciate and are thankful to everyone who will be bringing hospitality food items to the Invitational, supplying food does not satisfy the mandatory volunteering requirement for the day. </span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you need help logging into Charms, please contact </span><a><span>charmsadmin@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you have any questions about the Mason Invitational, please contact </span><a><span>competitions@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>2017 Individual Portraits</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The 2017 Individual Portraits for the marching band and guard will be taken on Saturday, October 21 between 10 am and 2 pm. There are still time slots available! The portrait sessions are optional. Please sign up for a photo time slot on CHARMS. &nbsp;The Photo Committee offers a portrait session where you can have an individual portrait taken of your student in full band or color guard uniform. These are high quality portrait photographs at very affordable prices. &nbsp;You can also buy buttons through the order form for this. &nbsp;Click on the link below for the Portrait Order Form or find it on the Mason Bands website under Photo Committee.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><a href="/media/2017-Order%20Form-Portraits.pdf"><span>http://masonbands.com/media/2017-Order%20Form-Portraits.pdf</span></a></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please plan to arrive 15 minutes before your assigned portrait time in order to allow for parking and for getting your uniform or costume on. </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;Bring the completed form and payment of cash or check to the photo shoot. &nbsp;No photos will be taken without payment.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please contact Lisa Clabbers at </span><span>513-317-4054</span><span> or </span><a><span>photo@masonbandbooster.com</span></a><span> with any questions.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Fall Fundraiser!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Our Mason Bands Fall Fundraiser has begun! &nbsp;We will be selling Citrus and Cookie Dough &amp; Sweets from October 13</span><span>th</span><span> &ndash; 25</span><span>th </span><span>. This Fundraiser supports all Mason Band programs Grades 6-12.</span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Your student should bring home a paper fundraising packet from their band class with all the information. Digital copies of all order forms are available on the Mason Bands website, </span><a href="http://www.masonbands.com/"><span>www.masonbands.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><span>All Cookie Dough/Sweet products are $15 each and the citrus is priced separately on the order form. </span><span>Orders and checks are due back to the HS Band Drop box by October 25</span><span>th</span><span>. Checks are to be made payable to Mason City Schools &ndash; NO CASH ACCEPTED.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Products will need to be picked up by band students/parents on Thursday, November 30th between 6-9 pm in the MHS Small Commons. &nbsp;We do not have refrigeration for storing items, so you need to make arrangements to have someone else pick up your items if you are not able to. Thank you for your understanding.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Savory Foods (cookie dough vendor) is sponsoring a drawing this year and the winner will receive $5,000.00 for a trip of their choice. &nbsp;Each student will receive 1 entry for every 25 units they sell. &nbsp;The Citrus company is offering online ordering this year for any out-of-town recipients that want to support our band program. &nbsp;Please send this link to any of your out-of-town friends &amp; family members who may be interested in ordering citrus for the holidays! Here is the link for online ordering for your out of town customers (prices higher online due to shipping costs): </span><a href="https://shop.floridaindianrivergroves.com/ecommerce/660725/shop?filter=2"><span>https://shop.floridaindianrivergroves.com/ecommerce/660725/shop?filter=2</span></a></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We look forward to a successful fundraiser. &nbsp;Last year we profited $13,000 for our great band programs! &nbsp;Please help us raise even more this year!</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Contact Suzanne Edelbach </span><a><span>edelbachs@gmail.com</span></a><span>, </span><span>or </span><span>Hilary Suddleson </span><a><span>hgsuddle@gmail.com</span></a><span> with any questions.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Urgent: Bottled Water Request</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We are currently very low on bottled water, and are asking that each family donate at least two cases of 16 ounce bottles.</span><span> Please drop off your cases to the band hallway as soon as possible. Thank you!</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Boosters Board </strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you are interested in a Mason Band Boosters Board position, or would like to nominate someone to run for a board position, please contact Shannon Walton at </span><a><span>president@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>As a reminder, the Board is comprised of the President, Vice President, Vice President of Fundraising, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Recording Secretary, Travel Secretary, and Public Information Officer.</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>New fall merchandise available in the online store!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>It&rsquo;s Marching Band Season and the weather is getting colder. Are you ready to watch the halftime show in warmth and style sporting your Mason Marching Band gear? Have you checked out all the new items added to the online store: </span><span><a href="https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear">https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear</a></span><span>? </span><span>For every order placed through the online mason band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from Friday Threads!</span></p> <p><strong><strong><br /></strong></strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Monday, October 23 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Tuesday, October 24 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Brass &amp; Woodwind Rehearsal: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion &amp; Color Guard Rehearsal: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Thursday, October 26 </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Friday, October 27</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Away Football game/ Pep Band (optional)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Saturday, October 28</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Centerville Competition (details coming soon!)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> Band Notes for the week of October 9th http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/616 Sun, 08 Oct 2017 18:36:59 EST http://www.masonbands.com/pages/blog/entry/616 <p id="m_-7148873081969875519docs-internal-guid-82329396-fe1d-37a9-57a8-d772e62dc36b" dir="ltr"><strong>Week of <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889031"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, October 9th</span></span></span> at a glance: &nbsp;</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889032"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, October 9</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889033"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889034"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Tuesday, October 10</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Brass &amp; Woodwind Rehearsal: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889035"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion &amp; Color Guard Rehearsal: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889036"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:00 pm - 8:30 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889037"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Wednesday, October 11</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>High School Band Concert: Wind Symphony/ Symphonic Band/ Concert Winds:</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889038"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">7:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889039"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Thursday, October 12</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889040"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889041"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Friday, October 13</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band, <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889042"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 4:30 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Away game, Pep Band (optional)</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889043"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Saturday, October 14</span></span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889044"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">9:00 am - 5:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Last Call: Mason Invitational Shirts!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Don't miss out, order your Mason Band Invitational shirt THIS EVENING! </span><span>The online store closes <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889045"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">TONIGHT</span></span></span> at <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889046"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">midnight</span></span></span>!</span><span> Shirts are $8.50 each and will </span><span>ONLY</span><span> be available for purchase online during the presale here: </span><span><a href="https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-invitational">https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-invitational</a></span><span>. </span></p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Shirts will be available for pickup <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889047"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Friday the 20th</span></span></span> during dinner break before the game and <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889048"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Saturday</span></span></span> at the spirit booth before the competition. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Urgent: Bottled Water Request</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>We are currently out of bottled water, and are asking that each family donate at least two cases of 16 ounce bottles.</span><span> Please drop off your cases to the band hallway as soon as possible. Thank you!</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>2017 Individual Portraits</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The 2017 Individual Portraits for the marching band and guard will be taken on Saturday, October 21 between <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889050"><span class="aQJ">10 am and 2 pm</span></span>. The portrait sessions are optional. Please sign up for a photo time slot on CHARMS. &nbsp;The Photo Committee offers a portrait session where you can have an individual portrait taken of your student in full band or color guard uniform. These are high quality portrait photographs at very affordable prices. &nbsp;You can also buy buttons through the order form for this. &nbsp;Click on the link below for the Portrait Order Form or find it on the Mason Bands website under Photo Committee.</span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><a href="/media/2017-Order%20Form-Portraits.pdf" target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=http://masonbands.com/media/2017-Order%2520Form-Portraits.pdf&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1507588639955000&amp;usg=AFQjCNGO0AkR_ubuPFrA9fOnzs-XENvamQ"><span>http://masonbands.com/media/2017-Order%20Form-Portraits.pdf</span></a><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Bring the completed form and payment of cash or check to the photo shoot. &nbsp;No photos will be taken without payment.</span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please contact Lisa Clabbers at </span><span><a href="tel:(513)%20317-4054" target="_blank"><span style="color: #1155cc;">513-317-4054</span></a></span><span> or </span><span><a target="_blank"><span style="color: #222222;">photo@masonbandbooster.com</span></a></span><span> with any questions.</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Invitational: Sign-ups Live in Charms!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>The Mason Band Invitational is <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889051"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Saturday, October 21st</span></span></span>, and we need your help! &nbsp;</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Our Invitational reputation precedes us, as bands love coming to our facility because we run a very organized event, and visitors feel welcomed and well taken care of...we need all hands on deck in order to make this happen! &nbsp;We are looking forward to another successful Invitational!</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>There is major setup/prep before any of the bands arrive <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889052"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">on Saturday</span></span></span>, so you will see shifts starting as early as <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889053"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:30 am</span></span></span> in some areas. &nbsp;Shifts continue throughout the day, ending with cleanup at the end of the evening, which starts right after the second awards ceremony. </span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Please sign up for your shift in Charms:</span><a href="https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/login.asp" target="_blank" data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&amp;q=https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/login.asp&amp;source=gmail&amp;ust=1507588639955000&amp;usg=AFQjCNG3JWxTAL_kDDBCzXrgWOcA3RPShg"><span>https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/login.asp</span></a></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>New fall merchandise available in the online store!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>It&rsquo;s Marching Band Season and the weather is getting colder. Are you ready to watch the halftime show in warmth and style sporting your Mason Marching Band gear? Have you checked out all the new items added to the online store: </span><span><a href="https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear">https://www.fridaythreads.com/store/mason-band-spirit-wear</a></span><span>? </span><span>For every order placed through the online mason band spirit store, the Mason Band Boosters receive a rebate from <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889054"><span class="aQJ">Friday</span></span> Threads!</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>Don&rsquo;t see what you like online or do you want to try something on before you place an order? You can stop by <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889055"><span class="aQJ">Friday</span></span> Threads during their normal business hours at <a href="https://maps.google.com/?q=1085+Reading+Road,+Mason,+Ohio&amp;entry=gmail&amp;source=g"><span style="color: #1155cc;">1085 Reading Road, Mason, Ohio</span></a>. They have a large selection of sample sizes and customizable options in stock.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Mason Band Boosters Board</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>If you are interested in a Mason Band Boosters Board position, or would like to nominate someone to run for a board position, please contact Shannon Walton at </span><a><span>president@masonbandboosters.com</span></a><span>.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>As a reminder, the Board is comprised of the President, Vice President, Vice President of Fundraising, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer, Recording Secretary, Travel Secretary, and Public Information Officer.</span></p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>Upcoming Events</strong></p> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889056"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Monday, October 16</span></span></span> </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889057"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 6:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889058"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Tuesday, October 17</span></span></span> </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Brass &amp; Woodwind Rehearsal: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889059"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">3:00 pm - 5:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Percussion &amp; Color Guard Rehearsal: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889060"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:00 pm - 8:30 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889061"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Thursday, October 19</span></span></span> </span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band: <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889062"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">6:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889063"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">Friday, October 20</span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Full Band</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Feed the Band (underclassmen), Westshore Pizza</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Senior Dinner (seniors &amp; families): <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889064"><span class="aQJ"><span style="color: #222222;">5:00 pm</span></span></span></span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Home Football Game/Senior Night</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>Saturday, October 21</span></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Mason Invitational:</span></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><span>TENTATIVE Schedule</span></p> <ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889066"><span class="aQJ">3:00pm</span></span> Getting Dressed/Get Equipment from HS</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889067"><span class="aQJ">3:30pm</span></span> Inspection in Attendance Block in MS Arena</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Stretch/Warm-Up</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889068"><span class="aQJ">4:30pm</span></span> Official Warm Up</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889069"><span class="aQJ">5:15pm</span></span> Move to Gate</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889070"><span class="aQJ">5:30pm</span></span> Perform (in Exhibition)</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span><span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1287889071"><span class="aQJ">5:45pm</span></span> Awards</span></p> </li> <li dir="ltr"> <p dir="ltr"><span>Dismissed after awards!</span></p> </li> </ul> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><strong><br /></strong></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p>