IMPORTANT Disney Form
Asking all parents, families that are attending the DISNEY field trip to please reply to this important form today, Nov 1, 2022
Bus payments for finals are now overdue. $35 dollars needs to be brought in to help pay for our coach buses.
Lisa will be at beginning of practices this week with discounted tickets for Saturdays performance. Price is $18 will be $20 at door.
MetLife Finals tickets will also be available to purchase from Lisa. These are $35 at discounted rate. $39 at the door.
Celebration dinner is November 10. Please fill out the Google form and have payments in by the first so we can contact caterer with numbers:
2022 “Baking Memories” Celebration Dinner
Please join us in celebrating the end of Marching Band Season with a celebratory dinner and slideshow. The dinner/slideshow will be on Thursday, November 10th at 6:00pm. The cost is $12 per person (including band members) with a family max of $60 (immediate family members). We are hoping family and friends can come and support all of the band’s accomplishments this season.
Cash, check, and Venmo (@bmmamusic) accepted for Payment. Please mention Celebration Dinner in the memo/notes.
Google Registration Form
***RSVP/Payment due no later than November 1st.***
Please contact any member of the BMMA board or email [email protected] with questions.
BMMA News and Notes
A whole bunch of news and notes today:
- First, if you have pictures or videos to contribute to the video shown at the marching band’s end-of-season celebration dinner, please submit those here: https://forms.gle/bd3GXTFdJYnNz4tb9
- Second, money for the finals bus is now due. The cost is $35. This money helps to provide two coach buses for the students, staff and chaperones for the extended ride to and from MetLife Stadium in NJ.
- Third, tickets for New England finals in New Britain, CT on October 29th are for sale through BMMA. We have 50 tickets, first-come, first-served. Price is $18 from us and will be $20 at the door. Please see Lisa Gervais, NOT Mr. Shafer, for these tickets. Lisa is usually at practice around 5:30pm and is there for a bit.
- Last, but not least, we have a BMMA General Meeting on October 18th @ 6:30pm in the BMR Auditorium. Please join us to hear what is going on and have your voice heard!
Calendar Raffle with 100% Profit Sharing!
The calendar raffle is ready to go! 100% profit-sharing! This week, students will be receiving packets of 10 raffles to sell. Tickets will be sold at $10 each. Complete the bottom portion of the page, cut and submit with payment. The purchaser will get the top portion of the page to follow along!
The completed raffle tickets AND payment needs to be received no later than Tuesday, November 1st as the first drawing is scheduled for Wednesday, November 2nd. Raffle tickets will NOT be included in the drawing WITHOUT payment. Cash accepted. Checks can be made out to BMMA. If paying by Venmo, @bmmamusic, be sure that the purchaser includes “student name and raffle” in the comment section.
Drawings will occur on a weekly basis, on Wednesdays of the month, and winners will be notified directly. There will be extra packets available but only distributed once the original packet has been sold and turned in. You can also print your own, a link to the PDF has been included below for your use!
For the ease of financial accounting and to ensure that funds are deposited into the appropriate profit-sharing accounts, please put the raffle and payment, sorted one by one, in an envelope. Venmo raffles should be placed in the back of the envelope. Mark the envelope as “Raffle” with the student’s name, with the number of raffle tickets enclosed, the total amount of money in the envelope, and the total amount of raffles expecting Venmo payment. Included below is a link to a handy cheat sheet for your reference!
Print-Your-Own BMMA Calendar Fundraiser: https://www.bmmamusic.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/BMMA-Calendar-Fundraiser.pdf
Raffle Envelope Cheat Sheet: https://www.bmmamusic.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/Raffle-envelope.pdf