MATTRESS FUNDRAISER SALE!
Do you or someone you know need to purchase a new mattress? If so, here is a fantastic opportunity to get a Brand New Mattress with and 30% to 60% discount off retail, and help the McNeil Band Booster raise fund for the Band program!
On March 7, the McNeil Band Hall will become a Mattress Showroom with over 25 types of beds you can try for yourself, along with additional bedding accessories. You are sure to find the perfect bed for your budget, as pricing will go from under $200 to $2,400, and great brand such as Southerland, Simmons, and Restonic.
WHEN: Saturday, March 7, 2015
WHERE: McNeil HS Band Hall – 5720 McNeil Drive
TIME: 10:00am to 5:00pm
- All sizes and types
- Pillow-top, Orthopedics & Latex
- Memory Foam & Gel Beds
- All items are BRAND NEW
- Full Factory Warranties
- Quality Name Brand Mattresses
- Financing and Layaway Available
- Delivery Available
- Cash, Checks & Credit Cards Accepted
The estimated delivery is about a week and a half after the purchase, and delivery cost is a flat fee of only $50, no matter where they deliver, even out of state!
BONUS for Band Parents: an $800 bed will be raffled off on the day of the sale – parents present at the sale will receive a ticket for being there, and will get additional tickets for every potential buyers they bring along.
Feel free to forward this information to your family and friends so they mark their calendars to make it on March 7
Pancake Breakfast and Mattress Fundraiser On March 7
On March 7 we will be having two major fundraisers to raise funds for our McNeil Band Boosters. The pancake breakfast has been an annual event for us and has done very well. Please see the post below for info about the breakfast. The Mattress Fundraiser is new this year and has the potential to be very successful for us.
If you are planning on buying a mattress(or know anyone who is) please hold off until after checking out our Mattress Sale. The bandhall will be a showroom with high quality mattresses at very affordable prices. More information to follow.
To make this the most successful event possible the fundraiser rep will be meeting with all of our band parents at the next Band Booster Meeting on Tuesday,February 10. Please make every attempt to be there.
Annual Pancake Breakfast Coming Soon!
Members, our 5th Annual Breakfast will be upon us shortly. Please look for details that will be coming during the following weeks. A few reminders are listed below. The Charms Calendar is available now. Signup before all the good slots are taken. Please look for tickets to be distributed at the beginning of February.
Consider making a donation to the Silent Auction
Consider making items for our Bake Sale.
Students should consider performing at the breakfast.
Any questions pertaining to the breakfast can be sent to email@example.com
Thanks for your participation!
Parent Volunteer Schedule For Concessions
This year to help fill volunteer spots for our concession stands we are organizing when each "band" section of parents will help out. If it's a home game then you will be volunteering for the Varsity home game. Each section is scheduled for a home and an away game.
If it's an away game week then you will be helping with the JV or Freshman game. As soon as you see the schedule please fill out the volunteer calendar on our Charms database. The sign up sheets are available there.
Week 1 - Home - Flutes and Percussion section parents (minus pit crew parents)
Week 2 - Away - Clarinets and Mellophone parents
Week 3 - Away - Saxes and Baritones
Week 4 - Home - Trumpets and Trombones
Week 5 - Home - Tubas and Colorguard
Week 6 - Away - Flutes and Percussion section (minus pit crew)
Week 7 - Away - Trumpets and Trombones
Week 8 - Home - Clarinets and Mellophones
Week 9 - Away - Tubas and Colorguard
Week 10 - Home - Saxes and Baritones
AUDITION RESULTS POSTED
Maverick Bands>>Auditions and Results
Update Your "Charms" Database Info
We need everyone, especially our new members, to update their information in our database. Our only way of communication is through your personal emails. If those our not kept current then you won't receive our newsletters or our reminder emails of upcoming events. We would also like all of our parents to fill in the fields asking about your occupation. We would like to be able to utilize the special skills of our parents and this helps us to identify those skills. If you are unsure of how to update your "Charms" info check out the last post at the bottom of this column.
ENSURE THAT YOUR CONTACT INFO IS CORRECT IN CHARMS
1, 2, 3...it's that easy! Members & Families, this is how you do it:
- Click on the "Enter Charms Area" button, in the menu bar to the right on the www.mcneilband.org website
- Enter your RRISD six digit ID in the student password box
- Click on the "Personal Info" button. This will bring you to your profile page. Please update ALL information -- even your shirt size! Double-check all email addresses and phone numbers. Enter your phone numbers in the format 512-XXX-XXXX for our audition entry purposes.
Keeping your Charms profile updated with your correct contact information is the only way to ensure you receive all the latest McNeil Band news. If you can't enter the area, then please email one of the band directors with your correct ID number and they can fix the problem.
Don't forget to check the Band/Guard Website and Charms calendar OFTEN for current information and updates!