Donations for the Parade and the Ice Scream Social

Hello, Band Families!

The season is almost over and we have two more events after Band A Rama! We are marching in the Memorial Day Parade and we offer an Ice Cream Social to the entire band during their class final.

We are asking for a few donations to make these last events a success. Please follow the SignUpGenius link below to sign up for a donation of chocolate syrup, strawberry syrup, chocolate sprinkles, multi-colored sprinkles or water.

It is greatly appreciated!!

To donate follow this link.

Any questions? Please call Amanda Kost at 4408646543

Let's Celebrate Saturday!

Our band program has had a great year! We had a fantastic marching band season and all four concert bands had wonderful performances at States last weekend. So let's celebrate this Saturday night at the Raffle Fundraiser at the 3 Spot from 6pm - 9pm! You can purchase tickets at the door. Don’t miss a night of fun!

Basket Raffle Preview Nights: For those of you who are not able to attend the basket raffle on Saturday but would like to participate in the raffle, NOW is your opportunity. We are hosting a Preview night Thursday and Friday this week from 5-8 at Anne Christensen’s home (12740 Pinebrook Dr; 330-304-2499). You will be able to purchase raffle tickets for the baskets so bring cash with you.

Here are just some baskets you will see.

Music & Wine Under the Stars:

  • Bottle of wine
  • Blossom music tickets

Stay in Style:

  • Cut & style by Antoine’s Le Jour Spa & Salon
  • Hair Products

We are The Champions:

  • Cavs rookie, Kay Fedler signed hat
  • Cav’s shirt, bag, notepad, pen, pencil, bracelet & ball

Play Golf:

  • 2 18 holes of Golf
  • Golf simulator
  • Driving range
  • Miniature golf

Date Night:

  • Premier Design music themed bracelet & a candle
  • $50 for dinner at Trivs

Sporting your Team Pride:

  • 4 tickets to the Cleveland Gladiators
  • 2 tickets to the Rubber Ducks
  • 2 tickets to the Monsters
  • Cleveland Browns hat and bag

Help Wanted: We are coming down to the last days before the basket raffle and we still need some help. Shifts are only one hour so you will still be able to enjoy your evening. Sign up here.

Raffle Fundraiser and Band Awards Night Help

Dear Band Families,

PLEASE HELP! We know this is a crazy time of year but we need a few more volunteers to help with the Raffle Fundraiser on Saturday and the Band Awards Banquet on Wednesday. We also need a few more beverage donations for the Awards Banquet. The only way these events can be successful is with your help. Please consider signing up below.

Volunteers For Band Raffle Fundraiser (Saturday)

We need a few more volunteers to help at the 3 Spot this Saturday to sell tickets and check people in. You will NOT have to work the entire evening. Shifts are only for one hour. See the Signup Genius link below and if you can help out it would be greatly appreciated. If you are having a problem with Signup Genius or if you would like to help but can’t work the exact hours listed, please call, text or email Anne at 330-304-2499 or

Volunteers For Band Awards Banquet (Wednesday)

We need a few volunteers to help set-up, serve and clean-up for the Band Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 10th. See the Signup Genius link below and if you can help out it would be greatly appreciated. If you are having a problem with Signup Genius or can’t work the exact hours listed, please call or email Helen Kelly at 440 746-9048 or

Beverages For Band Awards Banquet

We are also in need of a few more beverages for the dinner. If you could kindly donate some beverages for this event please signup. The drinks can be dropped off at Cafeteria I (next to PAC) beginning at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Someone will be in Cafeteria I to accept your donation. NO beverages should be dropped off in the band room or the main office. Please see Signup Genius link.

Thanks in advance for your assistance and donations!

Raffle Fundraiser Update

The basket raffle Is only a few weeks away. We still have some tickets available (see attachment) so plan on ordering your tickets soon! Space is limited.

We are also in need of some donation items to help fill the baskets. If you have anything you think would add to the baskets below, let me know. I can come pick it up!

  • Night out at the movies (still looking for passes)
  • In the garden
  • Golf with friends
  • Sports
  • Day at the spa

Thank you in advance!


Raffle Fundraiser Wine Pull

This year's basket raffle will have a wine pull and we need donations! Sign up here to donate a bottle of wine or champagne of your choice.

To participate in the wine pull the day of the event you will need to purchase a ticket and then pick a random bottle of wine! All wine bottles will be wrapped (wrapped to hide the bottle and value) from a selection of expensive, medium range, and cheap wines.

You can drop your donation off on my porch at 12740 Pinebrook Dr or I can come pick them up.

Anne Christensen

NRMB Spring Easter Seals Event

Spring Easter Seals Update - Event date is April 28-29

Spring Has Sprung!

With only one week left until Easter, How well did you do with the 40 bags in 40 weeks challenge? It's ok, if you haven't started yet because honestly, I have just recently given up some of my winter clothes and soft goods (gotta love Cleveland weather!).

This is such a great event and an excellent fundraiser for the band! The timing is perfect for spring cleaning. Please join us! Collect your soft goods and bring them to State Band Contest on April 28-29 between Friday, 4-8:30 pm and Saturday, 9 am -1:30 pm. Since it was so successful at The holiday concerts, we will be parking the Easter Seals truck right outside the PAC again!

NRECEPTA Resale Event

WE ARE ALSO COLLECTING UNSOLD ITEMS FROM THE NRECPTA EVENT ON SATURDAY, APRIL 22 AND NEED 5-10 PEOPLE/STUDENTS TO COLLECT THESE GOODS between 11 and 2. It is also a great way to collect service hours, help the vendors, help Easter Seals and our band program! It is a win-win-win-win! Come join me!

EASTER SEALS IS ALSO a fundraiser within a fundraiser! Support the band by volunteering your services for State Band contest and bring your donated items to the Easter Seals truck to further support the band and an amazing cause! Click on the links to hop on the bandwagon!

Share this event on all your social media to further spread this upcoming event. Any questions, please contact Holly ‪216-926-8836. Volunteer here: EASTER SEALS

State Band Contest Fundraiser

Please volunteer your time - You will still be able to see your concert band member perform! Any questions, please contact Amanda Kost at ‪440-864-6543 or by email:
Volunteer here.