MAY 24-28, 2018
IMPORTANT WASHINGTON D.C. TRIP UPDATES
Final Flight Information and Final Itinerary (5/15/18)
See our final flight information and trip itinerary
which was updated to include our White House tour.
Final Rooming List
This is not posted but you may ask Mr. Hammond to see this.
White House Tour – Read this Important Information
All participants must read and adhere to these guidelines.
Please note that for security reasons, the Secret Service
may prohibit your entrance at their discretion. Students will
receive a copy of this document on the day of the tour.
A lost document means you cannot go on the tour.
Final Travel Information Sheet (updated 5/15/18)
This document contains important trip information and should
be read by all travelers and their families.
Itinerary Map (Sightseeing Locations)
Map of Downtown Washington D.C.
with our itinerary destinations circled.
Watch us Live!
The Parade will be televised on local stations nationwide (check
local listings) and internationally on the American Forces Network.
The parade will also be streamed live on YouTube.com, Military.com,
and at NationalMemorialDayParade.com. For further detailed
information, go to www.nationalmemorialdayparade.com.
Check it out!
Want to see what’s in store for the JFK Marching Band
and Color Guard in Washington D.C. this Memorial Day?
Watch the video of the 2017 National Memorial Day Parade here.
2018-19 Band Calendar Year-at-a-Glance
MAY & JUNE 2018 AT-A-GLANCE
May 24-28 – Washington D.C Trip
June 13 – Graduation @ Memorial Auditorium, 3 pm;
call time to be announced.
June 14 – Last day of school!
June 15 – Schooooooool’s out. for. S.U.M.M.E.R.! …
…but marching band rehearsals for Fall field
competitions are just around the corner!
Using CrowdRise, you can help the Band raise small amounts
of money from a large source of people through the internet and
other social media outlets. Create an account by clicking the
link included in the following letter and share our campaign in
social media and by email. It’s easy to do and quick. If every student
and family member posts on social media and emails 30 people,
it is possible to raise the additional funds needed to cover
the costs of the trip for our participating students!
HELP US RAISE FUNDS TO TRAVEL TO THE
WASHINGTON D.C. NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
May 24-28, 2018
WHO SAYS FUNDRAISING CAN’T BE FUN?
You’ll be glad you did!
WORK SHIFTS AT THE GOLDEN 1 ARENA AND RIVER CATS GAMES
AND EARN FUNDS TOWARDS REDUCING YOUR FAIR SHARE FEES
interested in signing up to work Kings games, River Cats games,
and concerts at The Golden 1 Credit Union Arena.
Register your cell phone number here or text @jfkband2 to 81010.
Funds earn go toward your student’s Fair Share Fees and reducing
the cost of your student’s Washington D.C. trip.
These are the dates scheduled for River Cats games.
While most are filled, there are some waitlist spots available.
Signup link for River Cats or Golden 1 events:
2015 and 2016 MARCHING BAND DVDs ON SALE NOW!
Marching Band Competition Season DVDs for
Believe (2015) and Lion King plus Disneyland Parade (2016-17)
are available for $15.
A huge THANK YOU to CINDY KAZEE for capturing
the seasons for us. Download the form and place your order!
Believe DVD (2015 Season) Order Form
The Lion King DVD (2016 Season) plus Disneyland Order Form
Like us and post on our Facebook page at
JFK Band and Color Guard
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