REMINDERS – WITH DUE DATES APPROACHING

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IMPORTANT REMINDERS

DUE DATES APPROACHING

12/15/22

Amazon Smile

It’s holiday time and one of the easiest ways to support the band is to shop! Simply log into Amazon Smile Charity and select Mansfield Band Parent Association Inc as your current charity then start shopping. Just remember to go through Amazon Smile (which is not the same as just Amazon) every time you shop. For every dollar that you spend, 0.5% goes right to the band. Easy as 1,2,3

Banquet

RSVP via Banquet RSVP Form

Our Fall band banquet will be held on Sunday, January 8th from 5:00pm – 10:00pm. This is an evening to celebrate our marching season, parades, and concerts to date. The event will be at enVision Hotel (formerly the Holiday Inn) located at 31 Hampshire Street in Mansfield. Cost will be $25/guest – there is no charge for the students. Please RSVP no later than Sunday, December 18th. We ask that if you are not going that you still RSVP as there is an option in the form that states you are unable to join us.

Please note that we will begin our uniform collection the night of the banquet:

We will start with Seniors and Juniors for uniform collection. Uniforms should be washed in cold water and hung to dry prior to returning. We will be posting additional dates for Sophomores and Freshman as well as anyone who is unable to bring the night of the banquet.

SENIORS: Garment bag, dinkles, gloves, and shoe bag are yours to keep. Please ONLY return your full uniform, including shako in it’s box.

JUNIORS: Please return your full uniform, IN THE GARMENT BAG, and your shako in it’s box. Please keep your dinkles, gloves, and shoe bag at home.

UPDATE: Please note that color guard uniforms are also being collected. ALL color guard should plan to return their uniform the night of the banquet.

Hilliards Candy Bars

  • All winter percussion and color guard students have received their instruction letter and an envelope with their name on it. If they haven’t given it to you, please ask for it.
  • If you would like to sell candy bars and you did not pick up any boxes at the concert, all you need to do is email Jenn Walsh at President@Mansfieldbandparents.org to request boxes and arrange a pick up/drop off.
  • Unsold candy & money should be returned at rehearsal on January 5th. Someone from the MBPA will be at practice for the collection.

Grogan’s Winter Season Store

  • Winter season band stores are open!! You can order until December 18th. There are 3 stores – Percussion, Color Guard and Parents. Links to the stores are below. The store includes the winter season bomber jackets. Items will be available after the 1st of the year. ONCE THE STORE CLOSES YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PLACE ADDITIONAL ORDERS!
  • Parent Store
  • Color Guard
  • Percussion

Winter Season Fat Heads

    • It’s Fat Head time!! A tradition of the winter percussion and guard programs is Fat Heads for the seniors. Please follow the link below to order your seniors Fat Head for the season.
    • You can sign up for emails with the site and get 20% off your order. President

CONTACT: We want to keep you as informed as possible. In order for us to be able to contact you via email, you must sign up HERE. Please forward this email to all your friends who have students in the band. Although Mr. DeJoy can message everyone, we need folks to specifically sign up through the MBPA to get notifications from the MBPA.

MONTHLY BAND PARENTS MEETING: the next Band Parent meeting will be held on January 5th at 6PM in Room 135. PLEASE JOIN US!

HOW TO GET IN TOUCH WITH MBPA:

Calendar: mansfieldbandparents.org/calendar

Facebook: Mansfield Band Parents Association

Web: www.mansfieldbandparents.org

Board Members:

  • President, Jenn Walsh, president
  • Vice President, Sue Roux, vicepresident
  • Treasurer, Ted Ten Eyck, treasurer
  • Secretary, Frani Spivak, secretary

HOW TO GET IN TOUCH WITH MR. DEJOY:

PHONE: 508-261-7540 x33128

EMAIL: justin.dejoy