Band Update – 11/27/17

Welcome back! There is a separate post with all kinds of trip information – how to get registered, pricing, fundraising, etc. You can find it here! AHS Music Department Disney Trip 2018 Here’s our week: Monday, November 27 – Jazz on a Fall Evening – 7:30pm – Ahlemeyer Atrium (ATC Building at LCCC). Jazz band folks will […]

2018 Music Department Disney Trip Meeting Information

Hello! Thanks for your patience while we got all the information sorted out! Here is what we went over at the meeting on Thursday, 11/16: Trip Meeting Powerpoint This powerpoint provides a TON of information: Background information on MTC Trip dates/general itinerary Trip Pricing & payment dates Important dates: general timeline, payment due dates, fundraising […]

ABOB Olde Alton Arts & Craft Fair

It’s fast approaching!  Make sure you mark your calendars for the weekend of December 2nd and 3rd, for the BIGGEST shopping days of the year!  Get some great handcrafted merchandise and support ABOB all at the same time! Try your holiday luck with our basket raffles and hourly door prizes! Breakfast and lunch served! Saturday, December 2:  breakfast starts at 8:00 a.m.  Craft Fair is open 9:00 a.m. […]

Craft Fair Help Needed!

The 29th Annual Olde Alton Arts & Crafts Fair is Saturday, December 2, from 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. and Sunday, December 3, from 10:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. at Alton High. The Craft Fair is the largest fund raiser for ABOB, and help is still needed in many areas to make the fair a success! Please sign up to help, just one 2-hour shift would be great, […]

Band Update – 11/20/17

Hello! A short week: Thanks to those who attended the Disney Trip Meeting Thursday night! It’s going to be a wonderful trip, and we’re excited that choir and orchestra gets to come along too. I’ll send out a separate trip information email with everything covered at the meeting soon – waiting on a couple forms from […]

Executive Board Meeting Agenda – 11/20/17

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Executive Board Meeting Agenda November 20, 2017 7:00 p.m. Open/Additions to Agenda/Introductions Meeting Minutes Treasurer’s Report Teachers Reports HS Orchestra HS Band Middle School Report Committee Reports: Hospitality Communications Technology Ways and Means Trivia Night Craft Fair Dinner Auction Spring Vendor Fair Old Business New Business Next Meeting – December […]

Band Update – 11/13/17

Hello! Here’s our week: Don’t forget about the M100 ornament/photo flash drive orders! We can take them through Wednesday. Checks made payable to ABOB. We have order forms here, or you can just send a note with student name and order! Photo flash drive $12, Ornament $10. Monday, November 13  – Percussion Ensemble – 3:15-4:30pm. […]

Orchestra Make a Note: November 13-18

Monday, November 13 Final Rehearsal Full Symphonic Orchestra 6:30 – 8:00 Tuesday, November 14 AHS FALL ORCHESTRA CONCERT! 7:00 p.m. AHS Aud Students in formal concert attire Students should arrive 6:15 – 6:30. This is going to be a fantastic concert! Wednesday, November 15 Chamber Strings 3:25-4:15 and ABOB Dine Out at Riviera Maya 11am-9pm […]

ABOB Executive Board Meeting, October 23, 2017

Alton Band and Orchestra Builders Meeting Minutes October 23, 2017 MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: Amy Hillery – President Vicky Schilling – Vice President Penny Boedeker – Secretary Jamie Pullen – Ways and Means Cindy Kirbach – Treasurer Mike Haynes – Communications Ed Gray – Financial
Tom Pullen – ABOB.net Rose Lammers – Craft Fair TEACHERS IN ATTENDANCE: […]