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  • New Disney Info
  • Disney Packing/Rehearsals/Reminders
  • Uniform Help After Disney
  • Marching Band Registration NOT OPEN
  • LBBA Exec Board Nominees

New Disney Info
Disney Packing/Rehearsals/Reminders
Remaining Rehearsals
  • Wednesday, March 30th from 4pm to 6pm. 
  • Thursday, March 31st from 4pm to 6pm
Packing Reminders
  • Luggage
    • Students are allowed 1 suitcase to go under the bus and 1 small carry-on such as a backpack.
  • Bus Ride 
    • Snacks and Water. (NO SUGARY SNACKS OR DRINKS)
    • Portable Charger (don't forget charging cords!)
    • Small Pillow/Blanket (buses can be chilly)
    • Carry-On (backpack) 
  • In the Parks
    • Drawstring bag for personal items. Chaperones will NOT hold anything for students.
    • Water Bottle - any quick service restaurant will give a cup of ice water for free. There are water bottle filling stations in the parks. 
    • Comfortable shoes and socks - students will walk close to 20,000 steps a day!
    • Sunscreen 
    • Hat 
    • Sunglasses
    • Face Mask - as of today, Disney still requires masks on the Monorail.
    • Small Ziploc Bag for phone on water rides, just in case.
    • Extra Cash - students will receive a $40 meal voucher per park. Send extra money just in case and for souvenirs if you wish. You are allowed to bring snacks into the park. 
    • Weather - it has been on the warm side so take that into consideration when packing clothing. Light jacket may be a good idea.
    • Ponchos will be supplied by Chaperones if needed.
  • Uniform (all pieces should already be in garment bag in bandroom)
    • Bibbers
    • Black Shoes
    • Black Socks
    • Gloves 
    • Disney shirt/hat will be placed in garment bags by Uniform Committee
  • Guard Members
    • Don't forget any equipment you need for the parade
Disney Park Etiquette (please remind your student about the following:)
  • No saving spots in line or jumping lines. There have been numerous issues lately involving fist fights. 
  • Refrain from running in the parks. 
  • Be patient. The park will be crowded so there will be long lines.
  • Be kind to the Cast Members working at the parks.
  • Do not use profanity around anyone, especially children. 
  • Remember that we are representing Lassiter, Marietta, and the state of Georgia. There will be families from Georgia and specifically Marietta visiting the parks. 
Disney - Form for Prescription Meds/Turn In
If your students takes prescription meds, the form below needs to be filled out and turned in along with the prescription meds at one of the Disney parade rehearsals - 4pm - 6pm on March 30th or 31st. Chaperones will be collecting the forms and meds. Meds will NOT be accepted the morning of departure for Disney.
https://lassiterbands.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Authorization-to-Give-Medication-Form-JGCD-2.docx

Itinerary  
Uniform Help After Disney
Uniform committee needs help washing bibbers after the Disney trip. Still need a few more volunteers: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F49A9AD2FA3FDC61-uniform
 
Marching Band Registration NOT OPEN
Website preparations are underway for Fall 2022 marching band registration. We are NOT ready yet, but will make an announcement when you are able to register. We are close to having the budget finalized for next year to determine what our fees will be and will communicate that information soon. Register and pay in full by May 1st and receive a 10% discount. Please do NOT make deposit or register your student at this time. 
 
LBBA Exec Board Nominees
The 2022-2023 Exec Board Nominees are:
  • VP - Victoria Wilson
  • Secretary - Betsy Homer
  • Treasurers - Jamie Crowley and Frank O'Connell (two positions will be elected)
Nominations will be taken from the floor at the April 12th general membership meeting @ 7pm, but names must be submitted in advance for approval by the Band Directors and the nominee(s).
 

Eyes With Pride,
Kristin Hawkins & Lisa Kubes
LBBA Co-Presidents
 
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Contacts:
 Discount Cards:
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 Spiritwear: Spiritwear@lbba.org
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 Presidents: Presidents@lbba.org
 Band Directors: Directors@lbba.org

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Upcoming Events
Mar 17-19 LGPE
Mar 23, 30, 31 Disney Parade Reh
Apr 1-5 Disney Trip
Apr 12-14 Spring Fling Pt 1
Apr 19-21 Spring Fling Pt 2
Synchronizing the Band Calendar:

Google Calendar Sync and Android Phones
  1. On your computer, open Google Calendar. (Calendar.Google.com)
  2. On the left, next to "Other calendars," click Add From URL.
  3. Enter the calendar's address in the field provided:

    https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=LassiterHSBand
     
  4. Click Add calendar. The calendar will appear on the left side under "Other calendars."
Note: It may take up to 12 hours for changes to show in your Google Calendar.
IPhones:
  1. Go into the Settings app
  2. Touch "Accounts & Passwords"
  3. On the Accounts & Passwords screen, touch "Add Account"
  4. On the Add Account screen, touch "Other"
  5. Under Calendars, touch "Add Subscribed Calendar"
  6. For the Server value, enter the URL for the teacher calendar:

    https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=LassiterHSBand
     
  7. Touch "Next" in the upper right corner.
  8. It will verify the server then show a subscription page. Change the description if you like.
  9. Touch "Save" to save the subscription.
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