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Next Up: Pet Parade
Sunday, October 17th
Noon step off-short parade route
Pets welcome to walk along!!
More details to come
We had a FANTASTIC practice Thursday night!
CONGRATULATIONS TO BELLA CRANK! She made both the Belleville East Colorguard and dance teams! Yay, Bella!!
By my count, we've had 8 Twirl Girls now who have gone on to perform with high school troupes!
Also: Just got word that Julia Donato, former Twirl Captain, was named the Flag Director at Freeburg High School! Yahoo, Jules!!!
Just an FYI: girls can earn college scholarship money as a member of the Guard!!
~Ever wonder where all of your Camp fees (and donations) go?
In the past years, Baton/Flag Summer Camp money has been spent as follows:
~snacks, napkins, M&M's,cds, name tags, markers, and any supplies needed for camp
~additional flags, poles and end caps for the troupe
~replacement end caps, new silk flags, and black duct tape for the troupe (about every three years)
~gifts for Miss Laurie and Megan (aka Cinderella) for helping with Camp every year
~new "birds" for our Roots and Wings Twirl tree in the hallway on the third floor by the elevator
~year end gifts for the 8th grade girls
~Vacation Bible School donation
~document stands for the computer lab
~brick Twirl paver for the playground
~Grizzlie Tickets for the teachers (current and retired)
~scholarships for four Twirlers
~hats and sunglasses for Blues Brothers routine
~neon fishnet gloves for 80's routine
~bandannas for our Jitterbug routine
~hats for our Boy Bands routine
~wristbands for our Choose Joy routine
~supplies for decorations made for PSOP
~flowers for Libby Rittmeyer
~lighting for our AWESOME Nativity Set that Mr. Vosse made!
~donations to Project Compassion
~new white boards for Kindergarten classroom
~hosting Hot Chocolate Party
~hosting Twirl Girls Auction Party
~new sound system-2021
I hope these distribution of funds meets with your approval. If you notice something around the school that you think our troupe should invest in replacing or repairing or adding, please let me know!