Fall Band Concert – Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7:30pm
Homecoming Parade - Thursday, Sept. 26
The Marching Band will lead the Homecoming Parade on Thursday, September 26. The dress code is 2019 show shirts and jeans. Students will have a brief rehearsal after school from 3:30-4:30 and then will depart from FC at 4:45 and take buses to Wannamaker. The Parade will begin at 6pm and as soon as the parade concludes, around 6:50pm, students will load buses back to FC and will be dismissed around 7pm.
Halftime of Football Game - Friday, Sept. 27
Things to know:
We still need volunteers to help with the tailgate. Sign up here.
The Middle School band students are participating during this game, so we are expecting up to 500 attendees at our tailgate! We appreciate your contributions!
Middle School West Concert - Marching Band Performs Monday, Sept. 30
Marching Flashes Spirit
Homecoming Parade Candy Donations Due Tuesday, Sept. 24
The Spirit Committee is building a float to represent the band and they are asking for candy donations. There will be a bin marked “Parade Candy” outside of the prop room. Please drop off candy donations by Tuesday, September 24.
Homecoming Parade Info - Thursday, Sept. 26
Each year, the Marching Flashes lead the Homecoming Parade around downtown Wanamaker. Here's what you need to know.
Band Buttons - Orders due Saturday, Sept. 28
Order your band buttons! Download the order form. Orders are due by Saturday, September 28. The Color Guard photos have been taken and their buttons are now ready to order!
Bandcoming - Sunday, Sept. 29
Bandcoming will be on Sunday, September 29 from 1-4pm at Southeastway Park in Shelter 6. All students are invited to attend. Freshman and Juniors – please bring a sweet snack to share. Sophomores and Seniors – please bring a salty snack to share. Students are encouraged to bring outdoor games including cornhole, badminton, frisbees, etc. The Spirit Committee will chaperone the event.
Help us Fill Goody Bags for our BOA competition on Oct. 5!
The Spirit Committee is collecting donations to fill Goody Bags for our students! The Goody Bags will be passed out to students for the all-day competition on Saturday, October 5 in Muncie. There is a bin marked "Goody Bags" outside of the prop room door. Please no chocolate or peanuts. Thank you in advance for your donations!
Trailer Donation Drive - Ongoing - Oct. 7
If you have questions about the Skull Painting Fundraiser, contact Becky.
Trash Bag Fundraiser - Oct. 7-21
The Trash Bag Fundraiser will kick-off on Monday, October 7, and orders will be due Monday, October 21. We expect delivery to be on Thursday, October 31. Trash bags will cost $10 per roll and the student will receive a deposit into their band account for each roll of trash bags sold. The amount students earn will be based on the total number of trash bags sold - the more we sell, the bigger the profit. The order form will be available online and sent home with students soon. Contact Becky with questions.
Holiday Craft Fair - Vendor Application Deadline is Friday, Oct. 18
The 2019 Holiday Craft Fair Committee has already selected more than half of the 100 vendors - but there is still time to apply for a vendor spot! Do you know anyone who would be interested in showcasing their talent at the event? The deadline to submit a vendor application is October 18.
Visit the Holiday Craft Fair Page to see the vendors and to learn more.
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