Optimist Festival Band News

The Optimist Festival is around the corner and this is a big event for our band students. They will be performing at the Conexus Arts Centre in March. Parents are welcome to attend if they are able. Notes have gone home with stuents with more details. The following times are important:

Monday March 17 - Regular Band Rehearsal at the regular time

Wednesday March 19 - Grade 6 students perform. Parents need to drop off students at Conexus Centre by 8:00 a.m. Performance is at 9:00 a.m. Students will be bussed back to school by lunch.

Thursday March 20 - Grade 7 students to perform at 9:12 a.m. Parents need to drop off students at Conexus Centre by 8:00 a.m. Students will be bused back to school b efore lunch.

Friday March 21 - Grade 8 students to perform at 10:36 a.m. Buses will pick up students at their home schools at 9:00 a.m. They need to bring a lunch and will be bused back to school at approximately 1:00 p.m. Jazz Band students will remain at the Centre for their performance at 3:00 p.m.

Friday March 21 - Jazz Band will be performing at 3:00 p.m. Buses will pick up students at their home schools at 1:00 p.m. Parents will be responsible for picking up their children at 5:00 p.m. when we are done.

Parent chaperones are needed to help supervise students for this event. If you are able to help us out please email Mrs. Brander at beverly.brander@rbe.sk.ca.

Good luck Band Students on your performances!

Spring concert is Thursday May 22nd at 7:00 p.m. at Sheldon Collegiate.

Bev Brander, Sheldon Area Elementary Bands