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Week 6 Announcements

WAY to GO FALCON SOUND!!! WHAT A TEAM!








Thank you to all who volunteered yesterday to build the tree props, what a big success!

Parents: If you are available to help us paint these on Saturday 9/24 during the rehearsal camp we would really appreciate it!

IMPORTANT REMINDERS


1) SENIORS: FMBC awards Scholarships to high school band seniors who are graduating in the Spring of 2023. There are 3 levels: The Music 'n Motion Scholarship, for Auxiliary Members, The John Rusnak Memorial Scholarship, for any and all Instrumentalists, and the top scholarship is the Jon Kersten Memorial Scholarship, for ANY High School Senior in a Marching Band Program in Florida. Click here for the FMBC Scholarship application. This form must be completed and submitted by October 15th, 2022.


2) We are in need of volunteers for the Falcon Sound Invitational on October 1st! This week, the FSA board will be holding two Invitational Volunteer Meetings on Tuesday 9/20 @ 5:45pm and Thursday 9/22 @ 6:30pm at Flanagan to assign/discuss volunteer duties for the event. Please plan on attending one or both meetings if you plan on volunteering.

STUDENTS: Invitational Job signup sheets will be posted on Tuesday after MB practice.


3) Our Snap Raise fundraiser is live! We have raised over $4,300 so far, thank you to all our supporters! Please spread the word to family and friends to help us reach our goal of $15,000 this year! Click here for instructions on how to share via social media.


4) We are now accepting drink donations for Falcon Sound Invitational! Click here for the list per grade level. Students will receive extra credit for donations - be sure to write your child's name and class period on the cases. Thank you to those who have brought in their donations this past week!


5) The director team has compiled an Amazon wish list of supplies for our band, guard and percussion classes. We would really appreciate any donations of classroom supplies, especially paper, to help our students succeed! Click here to view the list. We also have an Amazon Smile account - type in Falcon Sound Alliance and set as your charitable organization. Thank you!


6) Friendly reminder of important upcoming events (more details to come):

Saturday 9/24 - Marching Band Rehearsal Camp 8:00am-6:30pm

Saturday 10/1 - Falcon Sound Invitational


7) Important Note regarding marching band rehearsals:

We are now less than 2 weeks before Invitational! That being said, students must attend all MB rehearsals and camp days leading up to our home show. Students who do not show up to MB rehearsal without a valid excuse will not be able to perform at Invitational.


UP NEXT:


Thursday September 22:

Marching Band After-School Rehearsal 3:30pm-7:30pm

Invitational Volunteer Meeting #2 6:30pm @ Flanagan HS


Saturday September 24:

Marching Band Rehearsal Camp 8:00am-6:30pm


Tuesday September 27:

Marching Band After-School Rehearsal 3:30pm-6:30pm


Thursday September 29:

Marching Band After-School Rehearsal 3:30pm-7:30pm


Friday September 30:

Home Football Game vs Cooper City HS

Marching Band After-School Rehearsal @ 3:00pm


Saturday October 1:

Falcon Sound Invitational!