Fruit Sale schedule (2011)

All band students will be receiving their Fruit Sale envelopes in school during band class this week. In the envelope, you will find the flyers and order forms for our 3 vendors.

  • Pee Jay’s Fresh Fruit: All the items with prices in the “Health Choice Pee Jay’s Fresh Fruit” brochure are available this year!
  • Club’s Choice: See “The Best of Club’s Choice” frozen food brochure and be sure to check out the new “Mixes to Fix” dry mixes to make delicious food!
  • Schmidt Brothers Poinsettias: Flowers will be available again in colors of Red, White or Marble, with pot sizes of 4 1/2, 6 1/2 or 8 1/2 inches.

Top-seller prizes

  • $100 cash to top seller
  • Next 4 top sellers in each school will receive $50, $35, $20 and $15 cash.

Other prizes

  • Every student who sells 1 item or more from any vendor will receive a package of Skittles.
  • Every student who sells over $100 will get a coupon for free bread sticks.

Club’s Choice only prizes. Every student who sells the # items get the corresponding prizes:

  • 12 items – Yardstick of The Original Bubblegum
  • 18 items – Yardstick of The Original Bubblegum + Flexible Silicone LCD Watch
  • 24 items – 1 draw (10 seconds) from “One Arm Bandit” money machine ($5.00 guaranteed win!) (1 draw for every 24 items sold)
  • 30 items – Yardstick of The Original Bubblegum + Flexible Silicone LCD Watch + Money Draw + Magic Gloves
  • 50 items – Yardstick of The Original Bubblegum + Flexible Silicone LCD Watch + Money Draw + Magic Gloves + 3 lb. box of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Dates to Remember

Order Turn In:

  • Thursday, November 3, 4:00 – 8:30 pm in High School Band Room
  • 2nd Option for Fallen Timbers Students ONLY: Wednesday, November 2 and Thursday, November 3; students may turn in envelope and money to Home Room Teacher during 1st period.

Order Pick Up: Saturday, December 10, 9:00 am – 12 noon in High School Cafeteria

Deliver to customers within 24 hours.

Entertainment Book top sellers (2011)

We are wrapping up the 2011 Entertainment Book sale and we wanted to congratulate the following students as top sellers.

The Grand Prize top seller was 8th grader Johnathon H ($150 prize).

Other top sellers each got $50 prizes:

  • Lian S (6th)
  • Amber P (6th)
  • Connor S (5th)
  • Kourtinie P (7th)
  • Lucas H (5th)
  • Lindsay M (8th)
  • Evan F (6th)
  • Maggie O (6th)
  • Charley S (5th)
  • Johah K (8th)

The following won the $50 cash drawing for selling 3 books or more:

  • Willie L
  • John M
  • Brittany H
  • Teegan W
  • Abbie E
  • Kennedy M

Kentucky Trip Announcement (2012)

Anthony Wayne Band Students and Parents,

As you may have already heard, the Marching Generals will travel to Louisville, Kentucky this Spring to participate in the Kentucky Derby Parade.  We will leave Anthony Wayne on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012, and return on Friday, May 4th.   Please note, this does not include the day of the race.

The trip will include the following:

  • Charter Coach Transportation
  • One night hotel accommodations
  • One Breakfast
  • One Dinner
  • Admission to the Kentucky Derby Museum
  • Admission to the Newport Aquarium

The cost of this trip will be approximately $220 per student.  It is possible that the cost of the trip could fluctuate as more details of the trip become evident and transportation costs are finalized.  This would affect the final payment.

To secure a spot on the trip a deposit of $50 will need to be paid by September 30th.  The entire payment schedule is as follows:

  • September 30th: $50 Deposit
  • December 1st: $75 2nd Payment
  • March 15th: Balance

Band fans who would like to travel with the band will be accepted on a space available basis in the order that their deposit is received.  The cost for the trip with double occupancy will be $258 per person.

Please return the bottom of the attached form (PDF) with your deposit by September 30th.

Checks should be made out to AWBB.

If you have any questions or concerns about the trip, please feel free to contact me.

Roy Young

Fallen Timbers Concerts and Performances

Fallen Timbers Middle School Bands schedule of concerts and performances for 2011-12:

  • Monday, December 12, 2011, 7pm. Fallen Timbers Holiday Band Concert (AWHS Auditorium)
  • Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 8:15am. Fallen Timbers Holiday Music Assembly (FT Gym)
  • Tuesday, April 2, 2012, 7pm. Fallen Timbers Spring Band Concert (AWHS Auditorium)
  • Monday, May 7, 2012, 9:30am. 6th grade demo concert for 4th graders (AWHS Auditorium)
  • Saturday, May 12, 2012, 3-7pm. Annual Art/Music show/Chicken BBQ (AWHS Gym)

There may be other performances throughtout the school year for the 5th and 6th grade band students. A minimum of 4 weeks notice will be given for any required performance.

Entertainment Book Sale 2011

The Entertainment Book Sale this year runs from August 31st to September 22nd.

Be sure to sell as many books as you can: this is one of the largest fund raising efforts we have each season. Lots of prizes will be given out and there will be $300 in cash drawings for students who sell 3 or more books. There will also be prizes given to top sellers.

Most of you will receive your sales packet on August 31st. Entertainment Book information will be handed out to 7th & 8th graders during band class. 5th & 6th graders who have band class on Wednesdays will also get their books on the 31st. High school students will get their fund-raising materials that evening after band practice. (On Thursday, September 1st, the remaining 5th & 6th grade students will get their Entertainment books during their band class.)

You will get 1 copy of the Entertainment Book to show to potential buyers. You will record your sales and collect money until September 22nd. On the 22nd, come to the AWHS cafeteria from 5:00 – 8:00 to turn in your money and pick up additional books. (All unsold books can be returned on September 22nd as well.)

You will then need to distribute your sold Entertainment Books to your customers as soon as you can after September 22nd.