Week of 10/10/21
Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters
ANNOUNCEMENTS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Mattress Fundraiser is Sunday (10/10) — Join us this Sunday, Oct. 10, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Royal Oak High School cafeteria for our first annual mattress fundraiser! Brands for sale include Simmons Beautyrest, Therapedic, Wellsville, Malouf, and Tranquility Sleep Systems; there will also be adjustable bases, memory foam pillows and sheets. Delivery is free and they can also haul away your old mattress and box spring for a small fee. For more information, text ROHS21 to 474747, visit the Facebook event page, or download the flyer.

ROHSBOB October meeting is Tuesday (10/12) — ALL band & orchestra parents and guardians are strongly encouraged to attend our next meeting this Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Click here to join the meeting at that time.

ROHSBOB Board Openings for VP and Secretary (10/12) — The positions of Vice President and Secretary are open — if you are interested, please email rohsbob.info@gmail.com and/or attend Tuesday's booster meeting at 7 p.m. via Zoom. We can't do what we do without our amazing parent volunteers!

Game Day volunteers needed on Friday (10/15) — Parent/guardian volunteers are needed on game days to help pick up food for the MB students, load/unload equipment, dole out snacks and water, pack up after the game, and more — please sign up here to volunteer.

The Glow Show is Oct. 20! — The Glow Show Invitational is slated for Oct. 20, and both Clawson and Berkley marching bands will join our own Marching Ravens on the field for this spooktacular event! More information to come (including how to get tickets), so keep an eye on Remind and the ROHSBOB Facebook page.

2021 Holiday Season Fundraiser orders/payment due by Oct. 29 — The 2021 Holiday Season Fundraiser is returning, featuring beautiful wreaths, poinsettias and porch pot arrangements from Ray Wiegand's Nursery. View the flyer here and place your order here (deadline for order/payment is Oct. 29, 2021). 

B&O Parents: How to Stay Informed — Information regarding the 2021-2022 school year is constantly being updated. We will try to get the information to you as quickly as possible. The following will help:
  • Remind — Sign up for Remind (see above for Marching Band parent/student instructions).
  • Calendar — Check the calendar on our website — it is updated often.
  • Website — Visit the rohsbob.org website and especially the INFORMATION page frequently.
  • Facebook — Request to join "Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters" private Facebook group.
  • Weekly Announcements — Be sure you (and your student) join our email list to receive these weekly announcements. Click on the blue button on the HOME page to sign up. Your email will not be sold or shared for any purpose other than ROHS instrumental music department news.
  • FAQ — Everything you need to know about band & orchestra on one FAQ web page.

 
UPCOMING B&O EVENTS:

Oct. 10: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. ROHSBOB Mattress Fundraiser​. For more information, text ROHS21 to 474747, visit the Facebook event page, or download the flyer.

Oct. 12: 7 p.m. Royal Oak High School Band and Orchestra Boosters meeting. All band and orchestra parents/guardians are welcome. Use this link to join the Zoom meeting. 

Oct. 15: CANCELED: ROHS Marching Band Family Tailgate. There will be no tailgate before the Oct. 15 home game.

Oct. 15: 3:30 p.m. call, 7 p.m. game. Home Game (Fraser), "Senior Night." Half-Time Performance — "Billy Joel" Complete Show. Please sign up here to volunteer.

Oct. 205-9 p.m. Glow Show Invitational! Final Performance — "Billy Joel."

Oct. 29: Last day to order/pay for 2021 Holiday Season Fundraiser arrangements from Ray Wiegand's Nursery. View the flyer here and place your order here

Oct. 3010:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Woodwardside / ROBIA Halloween Parades Costume Contest!


View the full ROHSBOB Calendar for important upcoming events, and don't forget to join the ROHSBOB Facebook group.
Check the ROHSBOB CALENDAR for more upcoming events!
DONATE to the ROHS Band & Orchestra Boosters
ONGOING FUNDRAISERS:
You shop — our students benefit!

​Shop at KROGER.  Register your Kroger card for our Community Rewards. Old members should update their account number to WU326. New members can enroll by searching for "ROYAL OAK HS BAND & ORCHESTRA BOOSTERS," or by new account #WU326. Sign up here: http://www.kroger.com 

Shop at GORDON FOOD SERVICE. When you shop at Gordon Foods, let them know at checkout that you are shopping for "Royal Oak Bands & Orchestras" and the Boosters will receive discount points to use on supplies.

Shop at AMAZON SMILE.  Enter the Amazon Smile website via smile.amazon.com and designate "Royal Oak High School Band and Orchestra Boosters" as your charity. A portion of your sale will go to the Boosters' General Fund for things like instruments, music, clinicians, etc. (Sorry, our Amazon Smile account is not active at this time)
NOTE: If you would like to post something in our weekly announcements, email jenanesi@gmail.com before noon on Sundays.
Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters
1500 Lexington Boulevard
Royal Oak, MI 48073