12/13/21
Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters
ANNOUNCEMENTS

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Jingle Bell Jazz (12/16) tickets on sale now — Jingle Bell Jazz will take place Dec. 16 in the ROHS band room. It continues to be a charity event, and this year's charity is Gilda's Club of Detroit.

Tickets are $15 each and may be purchased from Mr. Jensen during the day (send cash or check payable to "ROHS Band & Orchestra Boosters"). Student ensembles will perform from 7-8 p.m., and the professional band will perform from 8-9 p.m. (Student performers will be permitted to sit along the back wall when the professional band plays.)

There are only 72 tickets available, so please purchase them in groups of 2 or 4. Students do not need tickets unless they want dinner and beverages (we will provide separate snacks for students).

Masks covering your mouth and nose are required inside the building (you'll be permitted to take them down when eating/drinking). Each table will have beverages and charcuterie for your enjoyment. The room and atmosphere will be elegant; please dress accordingly.

Questions? Please attend tomorrow's ROHSBOB meeting (details below, including Zoom link).

ROHSBOB meeting is this Tuesday (12/14) — The next ROHSBOB meeting is Tuesday, Dec. 14 via Zoom (click to join). All parents/guardians are encouraged to attend. Minutes from the Nov. 9 ROHSBOB meeting can be found here.

ROHSBOB Treasurer needed immediately — The Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters is in need of a treasurer. If you're interested, please reach out to a Board member or email rohsbob.info@gmail.com. View this presentation to learn more about the position.

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:

Dec. 14: 7 p.m. Royal Oak High School Band and Orchestra Boosters meeting. All band and orchestra parents/guardians are encouraged to attend. Use this link to join the Zoom meeting.

Dec. 16: 7-9 p.m. Jingle Bell Jazz. ROHS band room. Tickets are $15 each. See above for details.

Dec. 18-Jan. 2: Winter Break (no school). Happy Holidays!

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!
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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