Present: Britt Reifinger, Meg Evans Gartley, Nikki Giannaras, Jason Applegate, Amy Haydt, Mr. Long, Mr. Frank
Nurse: Kathy Halkins talked about the medical forms for the trip.
They are due back on October 22, 2019.
Fill out forms completely and sign them. Second form lists items that nurse is allowed to give kids.
Students are allowed to take their meds by themselves if it is not a controlled substance with a doctor’s order. If child is unreliable, nurse will give it to child, but a doctor’s note is needed.
Please send enough pills for the trip and 3 extra days…just in case.
If nurse is giving meds, they must be in a drug store official container.
Epipens and inhalers go with the student.
Form must be filled in and signed for student to take meds on trip.
List food allergies on the form.
Send doctor’s orders to:
Phone Number: 610-691-1707
*Any corrections needed on the minutes from last month?
Treasurer’s Report (Jason):
*Account actual balance $176.15.
*Balance for trip is due today. Feel free to make payments tonight.
Carl’s Corner (due 10/20)
Need chairperson for apple dumplings and fall pies.
Pancake Breakfast held at Tocci’s on 11/2 form 9-11. There will be an online ticket sale for this.
Quota has now been updated for most fundraisers.
Online sale for California gear is on website now.
Freedom vs. Liberty Luncheon—need volunteers
Still need baked goods for the game.
Still need water and soda (Coke products) donations.
We are hosting a water station on 10/20 for Runner’s World. We need volunteers. Please sign up online.
Band Director’s Report
*Great marching season so far…but we are far from done!
*Ephrata Parade was great! Positive responses from sidelines at parade. Tremendous event!
*Celtic Parade was excellent! Lots of support from our town!
*Field Show is great! Finale almost done!
*Thanks to the band parents. They shared extra food with BECCA’s Band…and BECCA sent us a beautiful note thanking us. Thanks!
*Received a note to return to Florida and perform. Very nice!
*Our documentary has been picked up by PBS International! It has been shown around the world!
*Freedom vs. Liberty Game
*10/23—Practice with Middle Schools—6-9 PM
*Saturday report for game is 10 AM.
*New uniforms will be here in 1.5 weeks—150 uniforms. Our kids will be using them this year.
*TRIP—We are 2 months out from trip. Specifics are being settled. We will be in Disney on Friday, Universal Saturday, Parade Sunday. We are currently working on having everyone eating Thanksgiving Dinner together…but plans have not been settled yet.
*10/24 (Thursday)—Bonfire—Band plays—Senior Night for football players and cheerleaders
*10/20—Runner’s World Water Station—We also do a volunteer pep band that perform (2nd and Webster Street starting at 7:45 AM).
*PMEA Band/Orchestra auditions due 10/23
*Veteran’s Day Programs are coming up! (11/11/19)
*Clearances are due if your clearances are up.