Category: Dinner shows

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Tonight you attended your very last instrumental music booster meeting as a parent. There are not enough words to describe how much the last seven years have meant to you. Starting out as a freshman parent working with a tenured director, you began to learn about all the work it takes to keep a marching band going, both on and off the field. When that director moved, you became the booster president with a team of two new directors, and stayed in that position for the next three years as your older son continued in the program.
You have had the honor of working with some amazing parents who became great friends. You have been privileged to serve and support the best groups of high school kids you have ever known, helping with uniforms, pushing equipment onto and off the field, driving prop trucks, driving kids to winter percussion competitions and to jazz festivals, selling tickets, and concessions, buying unknown quantities of chips, bottled water, pizza, and snacks, as well as ma Read More