Newsletter 7/3/19

 

July 4th Parade:

  • Students must report to LC no later than 8:45am on Thursday morning
    • Eat breakfast, drink lots of water, and apply sunscreen before arriving!
      • Students will not be able to carry a water bottle with them on the parade route, but there will be parent volunteers dispensing water as we transition through the parade
    • Uniform Requirements for the day:
      • Color Guard: 2019 MPLT Show Shirt, black shorts, tennis shoes
      • Winds & Percussion: 2019 MPLT Show Shirt, khaki shorts, tennis shoes
      • Students may wear sunglasses, but no hats/bandannas
    • Students will receive their show shirt at the end of rehearsal today
    • Parents, come cheer us on! The Parade begins at 10am and ends at Lawrence Park at 11:15am
    • We need bags of ice donated for the parade tomorrow. Click here to sign up, if you can donate

Donatos Fundraiser:

Band Camp Registration:

Volunteers:

  • We need you! Volunteers are a crucial component of MPLT, and all parents are encouraged to help in any way they can.
  • For more information, contact Dawn Stout (LCPAA President) or Kaye Schoenling (LNBB President)

 

Parent Preview Night:

  • All MPLT family members are invited to join MPLT for Parent Preview Night on Friday, July 26th from 5pm – 8:30pm; come out and be one of the first to see their 2019 show!
  • Dinner will be provided by Jug’s Catering for $10/person ($12/person if ordering after July 16th)
    • Menu – Fried chicken, BBQ baked beans, Potato Salad, Coleslaw, Biscuits w/Apple Butter, Lemonade/Iced Tea
  • Presale dinner reservations are required. Please complete the order form and submit it, with payment, to your home school’s PA office.

 

Parent Meeting Information

  • If you were unable to attend one of the mandatory parent meetings held during 2-9’s please take a moment and review the slideshows from each presentation. They contain critical information about the MPLT 2019 season and Band Camp

Payment Plan Reminder:

  • All students participating in the 2019 MPLT season should have paid their $200 deposit by May 29th
  • Payments can be submitted three ways:
    • Online, through your home school’s website (LC/BMS or LN/FCV)
    • By check, payable to your home school
      • LC/BMS families should make checks payable to LCPAA
      • LN/FCV families should make checks payable to LN Band Boosters
    • Cash payments to your home school’s PA office
  • If you need to set up an alternative payment plan, please contact your home school’s PA office

 

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