Quote of the Week:
“Good Enough” never is - Walt Disney
NEXT PARENT MEETING ON OCTOBER 21st @ 6:30PM in the Band Room. Come out to the field afterward to watch the final run through at 7:45pm.
"Staff Lounge Gig"
3rd Period - call time is 7:15am on Tuesday morning, we will be playing "Fight On" for the teachers in the staff lounge as part of an important announcement from our principal, Ms. Cook.
Senior Night - Friday
This Friday is Senior Night. Seniors, your parents are invited to meet us on the Blacktop at 6:15pm to participate in the recognition ceremony. You will be announced and recognized with your parents before kickoff (along with football and cheer). Parents who wish to stay for the game should plan on purchasing a football ticket, as we cannot guarantee admission to the game after the pre-game recognition ceremony.
Back to School Night - WEDNESDAY (Full Marching Band)
Call time is 5:45, wear show shirts. We will perform a stand-still of the opener at 6:30pm in the main gym. PLEASE - DO NOT BE LATE!
Any questions contact Lori Ramhoff at Lramhoff@blackhawkbrigade.org
New York City Donation Web Page:
Please direct people to the homepage of blackhawkbrigade.org to find for this link. This is a great way to get people to help donate to our cause! Thank you to the NYC Committee for your hard work and dedication to make this happen! Here is the link: http://www.lqhswindsymphony.myevent.com/3/donate.htm. There is a QR code on the website for you tech savvy people.
All-Coachella Valley High School Honor Band:
Rehearsals begin Sunday 12pm-4pm at Rancho Mirage HS.
COD Symphonic Band: Check the rehearsal schedule on www.CODBand.net. So that you know what our focus will be for the week. This was posted Thursday morning for you to view, and emailed out to you.
Upcoming Trojan Club Gigs: October 11th. (Kickoff time is still unannounced at this time)
We have TWO gigs on October 11th, one at the beginning of the game for the Trojan Club, and one at Coachella Valley Brewing Company at approx. 2:00pm.
Your accounts have now been charged for past due discount cards.
Register for Ralphs - Support the Blackhawk Brigade!
Don't forget to register your Ralph's Rewards grocery card so Blackhawk Brigade can receive a donation. Instructions are at Blackhawkbrigade.org. You must sign up every year, so please don't forget. You now can use the same card at Food 4 Less, too. Encourage family and friends. (Click here to learn more).
Desert Sampler Tickets
We were unable to secure more of these to sell. All unsold tickets, and ticket money is due on Friday.
Marching Band Rehearsal Schedule:
UPCOMING EVENTS (Marching Band):
October 1st: Back to School Night Gig - LQHS Gym
October 3rd: Senior Night - Home Football vs. Indio HS
October 17th: Home Football vs. Palm Springs HS
October 22nd: Indio Band Spectacular
October 25th: Patriot Ride Gig (morning), Patriot Field Tournament (Evening)
October 31st: Last regular season football game vs. Xavier (HOMECOMING)
November 2nd: All Coachella Valley HS Honor Band Concert @4:00, McCallum, support your friends!)
November 5th: Cathedral City Band-O-Rama
November 8th: Lester Oaks Field Tournament (Evening)
November 9th: Pep Band Gig @ IW Club (5:30pm - 6:00pm)
November 11t: Final rehearsal & Show @ Shadow Hills HS