Collinsville, Oklahoma
January 13, 2012
Miscellaneous News
Spirit Days At Scoops & Grinds /
Benefit At CiCi's /
Band Booster News & Fundraisers

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Two Benefits At Scoops & Grinds

Please post two upcoming Spirit Days benefiting Oklahoma A's and the 3 Point Club:

Oklahoma A's Athletic Club Spirit Day (Jan. 28th)

3 Point Club Spirit Day at Scoops (Jan. 31st)

Each has a drawing for a $10 gift card - just sign your name on the back of your receipt before dropping it in the event jar.

Chris (Sonny Scoopster 1/13/2012)

The Internet Espresso Ice Cream Soda Parlor & Sandwich Patio.

CHS Band News

Here are a few notes from last nights Band Booster Meeting:

*Jazz Band took 3rd place in class at their December 16th contest.

*5 students participated in All District this year. They did great!

*All State is January 19-21. Emily Fuller will participate in the concert on Saturday at the PAC in Tulsa.

*Mr. Newhart was asked that a few band members perform in a memorial for a fallen soldier from Owasso. That will take place on January 28.

*January 28 is also the Winter Guards first contest in Adair.

*FUNDRAISER: Cookie dough goes on sale February 2!! Money should be gathered at time of sale. The fundraiser will last two weeks, ending on the 16-17.

*Winter Guards second contest will be on February 11 in Ft. Gibson.

FYI: Band Booster passed a vote to pay for the contest fees for the Winter Guard. They also passed a vote to give Mr. Newhart $1000 for instrument repairs.

*FUNDRAISER: The Band Boosters will host a Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, February 11. We are asking all families to please either donate either items or their time to this endeavor.

***Their will be a silent auction for specialty baskets. And a live auction on deserts. We will need everyone who can to please to get donations for the baskets.
***Each class will help with items for a basket.
***Erica Caputo and her Mom will put all the baskets together. Big THANK YOU to them!
***We will need baked goods to auction off at the dinner. If you love to bake or know someone who does please ask them to volunteer something for the dinner.
***Tickets will be sold at the door. $5 each and children 5 and under free.
***The dinner will start at 6pm. We are requesting that as many band students that can to come and donate their time to clean tables, refill drinks and mingle with the diners. Please wear your Echoes shirt and jeans, Middle School students please wear your polo's and jeans.
***We also need parents to volunteer to help prepare and serve food. It will be buffet style serving.

*The next Band Booster meeting will be on Tuesday February 7. This is a week earlier than usual so we can iron out anything that comes up with the Dinner.

The Dallas Trip will be on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28. Mr. Newhart will let me know when the next installment is due and I will let you know. An Itinerary for the trip is available.

Connie Collis

I don't have any recent winter guard photos other than this Nov. 13, 2011 view outside the band room working with the floor tarp with marching season just completed. -- Ted
Bring your entire family to CiCi's Pizza Monday, January 16th from 5:00-8:00 to help support the Oklahoma Titans 9U Baseball Team (3rd graders from Collinsville and Owasso). Our boys will be there to help carry your plate, refill your drinks and clean your table! Your favorite little ball player will even sell you a raffle ticket for a $100.00 REASORS GIFT CARD..winner will be drawn that night!!! This is a great group of boys with a lot of talent and you can help make this a remarkable season for them! All proceeds will help fund the teams league/tournament fees and travel expenses. We appreciate your support and ~hope~ to see you at CiCi's!!!

Thanks! Keri Fitts (1/13/2012)