Archive for May, 2011

Marching Band Orlando Trip Intent Form Due June 2nd 2011


We need this form from EVERY MEMBER of the 11-12 Marching Band by JUNE 2nd.  Please Print and turn in to Mr. Tanis or Mr. Thomas OR please mail to the Lakota East Upbeat Club PO Box


PO Box 1686

West Chester, OH 45071

Trip Intent

4th Annual Mattress Sale – August 27, 2011

Support the Lakota East Bands on Saturday, August 27, 2011. We will be sponsoring our fourth annual mattress sale. Profits go directly to our band and student band accounts. Brand new, name brand (Restonic and Southerland) mattress sets 30% – 50% off retail. Top quality mattress sets with full manufacturer warranties. All sizes, price ranges, layaway and delivery will be available. Floor models will be on display at Lakota East High School from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on August 27. If you, or anyone you know is in the market for a new mattress…check out this fundraiser!!  If you need a new mattress before our sale or have any questions, please contact Debbie Harbin of Ultimate Fundraising Solutions at dharbin65@yahoo.comALL sales will benefit our Lakota East High School Bands.

Memorial Day Parade – May 30, 2011

The 2010-11 Marching Band will participate in West Chester's annual Memorial Day Parade and ceremony on Monday, May 30th. The band will wear summer uniforms. Band members will meet at the former Union Elementary School on Cincinnati-Dayton Road, Please drop students off directly in front of the school no later than 9:30 a.m.  (The Marching Band Rookies first parade will be July 4th.)

Marching Band Rookie Day Parent Meeting

Parents of Marching Band Rookies – Please attend the annual Rookie Day Parent Meeting 6 to 6:30 p.m., Friday, May 27 in the East Main Campus cafeteria. Get lots of useful information on pre-camp and Band Camp and have an opportunity to get your MB questions answered during and after the meeting. You will also have a chance to hear about volunteer opportunities and be able to sign up where there. Rookies should attend, as well. The meeting immediately follows their after-school Rookie Day. Refreshments will be served. Questions: Barb Wilson, 755-6536 or
All Marching Band forms are now available on the website at and should be turned in at the first day of pre-camp.
Marching Band Rookie Day — Help Needed with the Meeting
If you can provide cookies and/or bottled water for the Rookie Day meeting, please contact Barb Wilson at 755-6536 or There will be lots of very hungry and thirsty rookies, section leaders, band directors, rookie parents and two band camp chairs who will appreciate your help very much. If you can help with set-up starting around 5:15, let us know. Again, we appreciate your help.