• 2015 * 2016   ELEMENTARY MUSIC/ARTS DATES

    Imani Winds Quintet – Thurs., Sept. 17, Adams County Arts Council

             10:00 – 11:00, 5th & 6th Grade Band Students attending only

    AiR – Danza Antiqua Nancy Walker & Jef Savage (Artists)

            AV Sept. 9 – Sept. 30 (Evening Program Sept. 30), Arendtsville Students Only

            BE Oct. 2 – Oct. 26 (Evening Program Oct. 26), Bendersville Students Only

            BI Oct. 28 – Nov. 20, Biglerville Students Only

    Vet’s Day – Nov. 11 (Wed., Cycle Day 4)

             AV Assembly  9:10 – 9:55 (A-ville Selected Band Students and 5th Grade Chorus Performance)

             BE Assembly 10:40 – 11:25 (Ben Selected Band Students and 5th Grade Chorus Performance)

    Band Instrument Demo in 4th Grade Music Class:

    Woodwinds – 11/16 & 17   Brass – 12/2 & 3 Percussion – 12/9 & 10

    AV Combined 12/19, 9:10-10:10AM Day 2   BE 12/22, 9:10-10:10AM Day 3

    Elem. Chorus Caroling at the Outlets – Dec. 5 (Sat.), 11:00 to Noon

    Elementary Christmas Programs:         BE – Dec. 17 (Thurs., Cycle Day 2) - Bendersville 6th Grade Only

                                                 AV – Dec. 21 (Mon., Cycle Day 4) - Arendtsville 6th Grade Only

    Elem. Select Concert Band & 6th Chorus Holiday Tour – Dec. 23 (Wed., Cycle Day 4)

             BIG – 9:30 – 10:15

             AV – 10:45 – 11:30

             BE – 1:15 – 2:00

    Cultural Arts Days (Elementary K-6) 

             BI – Feb. 16 & 17 (Tues., Cycle Day 5 & Wed., Cycle Day 6)

             AV – Feb. 18 (Thurs., Cycle Day 1)                          

    BE – Feb. 19 (Fri., Cycle Day 2)

    Snow Make-Up:  Feb. 22/23 (Mon. & Tues.) If 2hr delay - run an altered schedule.

    BHS Jazz Band Tour of Elementary – March 2 (Wed., Cycle Day 2)

            Biglerville Elem. 9:15 – 9:45

            Arendtsville Elem. 10:45 – 11:30 *** Eat at A-ville and recess

            Bendersville Elem.  1:00 – 1:45

    MS/HS Band Spring Concert & Flute Ensemble

             April 19 (Sun.) 1:00 ?

    Elementary Concert Band & Chorus Spring Concert (Grades 4-6)

    (5th Grade Camp is May 11, 12, 13 of 2016)

    Chorus Practice at HS          

             Apr. 29 * 1:00 – 2:15 (Fri., Cycle Day 3), Arendtsville and Bendersville Chorus Members Only

              May 2 * 9:15 – 11:00 (Mon., Cycle Day 4), Arendtsville and Bendersville Chorus Members Only

    Tour Day:  Wed, May 4   (Day 6) A-ville & Ben 5th & 6th Grade Chorus Members and Concert Band Members Performers Tour

              AV Concert:  9:45 -10:25     BE Concert: 10:50-11:30        Rehearsal 12-12:40/12:40-1:20

    Evening Concert – May 5 (Thurs., Cycle Day 6) 7:00pm at BHS Auditorium

               Report Times:    6:15PM Band/6:30 Chorus    7:00PM Concert

    Elementary Band Memorial Day at Mt. Tabor – May 27 (Fri.) 5:00 report, finished around :15

             Parade at 6:00 with program to follow, we do not march, we play during the program

             You will receive a free hot dog and water for performing. 

    A-ville 6th Grade Promotion/Awards – May 26 (Tues.), 7:00pm at BHS?  - Not a performance

    A-ville 4th Grade Band Performance/Awards – May 27 (Wed.), 1:00 at A-ville?  - 4th grade band only performs

    Ben 6th Grade Promotion /Awards – May 28 (Thurs.), 7:00pm at BHS? - Not a performance

    Ben 4th Grade Band Performance/Awards – May 29 (Fri.), 9:45am at Ben? - 4th grade band only performs                                                

     
     
    Other Upper Adams Music Department Dates of Interest:
     
    MS/HS Band & Chorus Holiday Concert  -
             
             Dec. 4 (Thurs., Cycle Day 3) 7:00pm

    HS Band Memorial Day –

             May 28 (Sat.) Wenksville (Flute Ens.) 1:30 & Bendersville 3:00

    MS Band Memorial Day –

             May 29 (Sun.)         Arendtsville 1:00 & Biglerville 3:30