Pie Fundraiser

Once again, we are selling delicious Country Garden pies as a fundraiser.  You can print out the order form via the link below.  Orders and money are due on Friday, November 3, 2017. No Late Orders Will Be Accepted.

Please make checks payable to “HHWBPC” (do not send cash).

Any questions, please contact Christina Firestine at firestinec@yahoo.com.

Pie Order Sheet

Pie Tally Sheet

 

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Hamilton High West Band Dinner Night Out at Moe’s

When you stop in for a meal at Moe’s Southwestern Grill on Route 33 on Wednesday, October 18 and present this flyer, 15% of your purchase will be donated back to the Hamilton High West Marching Band!  This offer is good ALL DAY on October 18, so please tell your friends and family and share this flyer with everyone!  We hope to see you there!

Moe’s Dinner Night Out Flyer

 

 

Week 7 Logistics

Hello Hornet Band Family,

Each week we will re-post Mr. Maher’s Logistics email…so here goes for week 6!

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20th – AWAY FOOTBALL AT EWING HS

4:00 PM – Report – Load equipment onto trucks
4:00 PM – Trucks report
5:00 PM – Depart to Ewing High School (900 Parkway Ave, Ewing, NJ)
6:30 PM – West performs pregame
7:00 PM – Kickoff
9:30 PM – Approximate game end
10:15 PM – Approximate return to West (School will be OPEN) TRUCKS MUST BE UNLOADED

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21st – USBANDS COMPETITION AT HOPEWELL VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

1:00 PM – Report for run-through on band field (Make sure you eat something beforehand)
2:00 PM – Trucks report
3:00 PM – Depart for Hopewell Valley High School (259 Pennington-Titusville Rd, Pennington, NJ)
Warmup upon arrival (we will eat afterwards)
5:30 PM – West performs
8:00 PM – Awards
9:30 PM – Approx. return to West (School will be CLOSED) – TRUCKS MUST BE UNLOADED

Here is a link to the US Bands page for this event: https://www.trigonroad.com/yea/eventDetail.cfm?searchState=&eventID=1768
For all who wish to attend these events, there is an entrance fee to both, so bring money with you.

GENERAL REMINDERS:

Musicians:

  • Uniforms must stay on for the entire event, unless a change is made by Band Staff.
  • Wear your orange band theme shirts under your uniform. If it is hot out, and we remove our jackets, we will still look uniform.
  • Don’t forget… BLACK SOCKS (calf-length, not ankle-length)!!!
  • Don’t forget… Drillmasters
  • Make sure you have every part of your uniform, including your shako (hat), and the silver sash on your jacket.
  • Always leave your LED lights OFF unless during the show or instructed otherwise. NO walking around with them on!
  • No visible nail polish while in uniform
  • No visible jewelry of any kind while in uniform
  • Make sure you have your flipfolder (home games) or is in the flipfolder bucket before we leave (away games), not in your instrument case!
  • NO HORSEPLAY IN UNIFORM
  • NO FOUL LANGUAGE IN UNIFORM
  • Remember, you are representing HAMILTON WEST!!!!!!!

Color Guard:

  • Make sure you have all parts of your costume…including guard gloves
  • No visible nail polish while in uniform
  • No visible jewelry while in uniform
  • Captains will make sure pompoms go on truck to the game
  • Make sure flag bags have enough flags in each one for everyone in the Guard

All:

  • Bring $$ to eat at the football game and competition.
  • Do WELL, be GREAT, have FUN!!!

Thanks for your support!

Next Band Parents’ Meeting

Our next Band Parents’ meeting is Monday, November 13, 2017 in Room 16 of the new science wing. (Enter through main school doors across from the football field, turn right, 1st classroom on right, down the hallway). E-board meeting starts at 6:00 PM and the General Meeting starts at 7:00 PM.

Hope to see everyone there!