Board members in attendance: Bill Lennox, Tina Martucci, Jacqui Fortsch, Cory Dailey, Jeanette Dennis and Joyce James
Tina called the meeting to order. The minutes from last month’s meeting are on the website. The Treasurer’s report is also attached on the website.
Motion to approve the minutes – Zuzana Hawkes
Second – Tracy Lussier
Cory has asked for 1 or 2 parents (preferably not parents of seniors) to work on bandstand inventory.
We are co-hosting district orchestra with Freedom on Feb 8 through Feb 10. We will be providing snacks along with Freedom’s hospitality committee.
There will be a dine to donate at Red Robin on Airport Road from 5-9 on 1/30.
Red Hot Chili Pipers tickets will be $25. We have 130 tickets for the March 7 concert
Jacqui highlighted the current and upcoming fundraisers.
Soup (2/10 delivery)
Pierogies (2/12 delivery)
Krispy Kreme (2/12 delivery)
Mr. Sticky’s sticky buns
Pampered chef (first 2 weeks of March-direct to student not the general fund)
Jeanette mentioned there was not much activity in December. There were questions about additional Bingo expenses and the Give Butter deposit. Jeanette will update for next month. She is also hoping to have the budget comparison next month.
Mr. Lennox invited everyone to the January Jams concert at Northeast on 1/30 at 7pm. It will feature Liberty Jams, Jazz, Acapella, Pipes and Fist Co. It will be a full day for the students. They will be performing during the school day at Broughal and at Northeast.
The district band concert is this Saturday 1/13. Tickets will be available online.
Summer band starts August 5.
Next payment for the senior NYC trip is due 2/15.
Every student except majorettes, pipes, and percussion, should have submitted an audition. Please check in with your students to make sure they completed the assignments.
Big thank you to the LHSGBOCP for the equipment purchases. It feels good to be able to fill needs.
Going forward there will be a guitar class on the course selection.
Sue Testa reminded everyone that the bylaws committee will be meeting on Tuesday of next week. It’s not too late to join.
Thank you to the director and the students who played for the swim meet benefitting the John Jones memorial.
Motion to adjourn – Sue Testa
Second – Suzanna Hawkes