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Limestone Community High School Bands
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July 2019
Tuesday 9
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal
11:00 am‑12:00 pmLeadership
6:00‑8:00 pmDrumline Rehearsal
LCHS Band Room
Thursday 11
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal
11:00 am‑12:00 pmLeadership
6:00‑8:00 pmDrumline Rehearsal
Tuesday 16
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal
11:00 am‑12:00 pmLeadership
6:00‑8:00 pmDrumline Rehearsal
Thursday 18
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal
11:00 am‑12:00 pmLeadership
6:00‑8:00 pmDrumline Rehearsal
Saturday 20
Freshman Camp
Incoming Students
8:00 am‑12:00 pmFreshman & New Students
12:00‑12:30 pmLeadership-Zero Point Paint
Parents of new students will also have a second orientation meeting, with more information about the season and the band program.
Monday 22 - Friday 26
Pre-Band Camp
Marching Band
8:00 am‑12:00 pmRehearsal
1:00‑2:00 pmLeadership
Wednesday 24
Pool Party
7:00 pmStudent Pool Party
Limestone Pool
Saturday 27 - Sunday 28
Uniform Fittings
Marching Band
7/27 10:30 am‑12:30 pmSeniors
7/27 1:30‑4:30 pmJuniors
  
7/28 1:00‑3:30 pmSophomores
7/28 3:00‑5:00 pmFreshmen
Band Room
Come during your assigned time slot.
If you cannot attend, please contact Danielle Harris at 309-338-6698 or Uniforms@LimestoneBands.com.
Monday July 29 - Friday August 2
Band Camp
Marching Band
8:00 amAnnouncements
8:10 amBasics
8:50 amBreak
9:00 amDrill Learning-Block 1
9:50 amBreak
10:00 amDrill Learning-Block 2
10:50 amBreak
11:00 amDrill Learning-Block 3
11:50 amFinal Thoughts
12:00 pmLunch (on your own)
12:45 pmDrum Major Activity
1:15 pmSectionals
2:30 pmBreak
2:45 pmCoordination (Music & Drill)-Block 1
3:30 pmBreak
3:40 pmCoordination (Music & Drill)-Block 2
4:25 pmFinal Thoughts
4:30 pmDismissed
Times subject to change
August 2019
Thursday 1
Cookout & Skits
Marching Band
6:00 pmCookout for Students
 Skits (after dinner)
Band Room
Tuesday August 6 - Tuesday October 22
Tuesday Rehearsals
Marching Band
6:00‑9:00 pmRehearsal
Thursday August 8 - Thursday October 17
Thursday Rehearsals
Marching Band
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal
Monday 19
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmBooster meeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 23
Blue & White Game
Marching Band
5:00 pmStudents arrive
6:30 pmPerformance
Spectators should come early, since the game and performance times vary.
Saturday 31
Retreat
Marching Band
8:00‑8:45 amLeadership Check-in
9:00 amRehearsal-Learn Drill
12:00 pmLunch (on your own)
1:00 pmDrill & Music combined
September 2019
Friday 6
Football Game
Marching Band
5:00 pmUniforms training
6:00 pmGet ready
Saturday 7
Washington Competition
Marching Band
10:30 am‑12:00 pmColor Guard Sectional
1:00‑2:00 pmFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
2:00‑3:00 pmLoad Trailers and Buses
3:15 pmLeave for WashingtonHigh School
3:45 pmArrive at Washington High School
4:00‑5:00 pmEat Dinner from the concessions; Watch bands perform
5:20‑6:15 pmGet into Uniform
6:15 pmColor Guard Stretch
6:25 pmWinds & Battery Prepare to Move to Warm-Up Site
6:34 pmWarm-up
7:16 pmLeave for performance
7:24 pmMeet at the staging area
7:38 pmPerform
9:15 pm5A through 7A Awards
9:45 pmLeave for LCHS
10:30 pmArrive at LCHS
Washington High School
Class 6A: Best Auxiliary, Best Percussion, and 1st in Class
Monday 9
Butch's Pizza orders due
Saturday 14
Morton Competition
Marching Band
11:00 am‑12:00 pmColor Guard Sectional
1:00‑2:15 pmFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
2:15‑3:00 pmLoad Trailers and Busses
3:15 pmLeave for Morton High School
3:45 pmArrive at Morton High School
4:00‑5:00 pmEat Dinner from the concessions & watch bands
4:45 pm1A & 2A awards (head to buses after awards)
5:30 pmGet into Uniform
6:00 pmColor Guard Stretch
6:15 pmWinds & Battery Prepare to Move to Warm-Up Site
6:30 pmWarm-up
7:15 pmLeave for performance
7:25 pmMeet at the staging area
7:30 pmPerform
9:45 pm3A & 4A Awards
10:15 pmLeave for LCHS
10:45 pmArrive at LCHS
Morton High School
Class 3A 1st Place
Class 3A Best Color Guard, Best Percussion
Grand Champion Color Guard
Monday 16
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmBooster meeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 20
Football Game
Marching Band
6:00 pmArrive
Saturday 21
Retreat
Marching Band
8:00‑8:45 amLeadership Check-in
9:00 am‑4:00 pmRehearsal
review and comments by Ryan Adamsons
Saturday 28
Limestone Field Competition Cancelled
Marching Band
Cancelled due to scheduling conflicts. Contact Justin Bainter with any questions.
Saturday 28
Dunlap competition
1:00‑2:00 pmColor Guard Sectional
2:30‑3:30 pmFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
3:30‑4:15 pmLoad Trailers and Busses
4:30 pmLeave for Dunlap High School
5:00 pmArrive at Dunlap High School
5:15‑6:30 pmEat Dinner from the concessions and watch bands
6:30 pmGet into Uniform
7:00 pmColor Guard Stretch
7:15 pmWinds & Battery Prepare to Move to Warm-Up Site
7:30 pmWarm-up
8:00 pmLeave for performance
8:15 pmMeet at the staging area
8:30 pmPerform - may move to 8:00!
8:45 pmListen to awards in the endzone after the performance
9:00 pmAwards
10:00 pmLeave for LCHS
10:30 pmArrive at LCHS
October 2019
Tuesday 1
Rehearsal (with Jr. High)
Marching Band
5:00‑6:00 pmRehearsal with Jr. High
6:00‑9:00 pmRehearsal
Wednesday 2
Homecoming Bonfire
Marching Band
 After the Talent Show
Friday 4
Homecoming Parade
Marching Band
3:15 pmArrive
4:00 pmParade
Friday 4
Homecoming Football Game
Marching Band
6:30 pmWarm-up starts
7:15 pmPre-game show with Jr. High Bands
 Halftime Show
Note: All times are approximate. Be early!
Saturday 5
ILMEA Auditions
Geneseo
Wednesday 9
Butch's Pizza pickup
3:00 pmSetup
3:30‑6:00 pmPickup
Friday 11
Football Game
Marching Band
6:00 pmArrive
Senior Night - Parents should meet at the north gate when there are 2 minutes on the clock for the 2nd quarter.
Saturday 12
Downers Grove Competition
Marching Band
7:45 amFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
8:30 amLoad Trailers and Busses
9:15 amLeave for Downers Grove South High School
12:00 pmArrive at Downers Grove South High School
1:00 pmGet into Uniform
1:10 pmColor Guard Stretch
1:35 pmWinds & Battery Prepare to Move to Warm-Up Site
1:45 pmWarm-up
2:30 pmLeave for performance
2:40 pmMeet at the staging area
2:45 pmPerform
5:30 pmPrelims Awards and Finals Announcement
10:00 pmFinals Awards (assuming we make finals)
11:00 pmLeave for LCHS (assuming we make finals)
  
1:30 amArrive at LCHS (9:30 pm if we don’t make finals)
Downers Grove South High School
1436 Norfolk St.
Downers Grove, IL
Saturday 19
ISU Marching Band Championships
Marching Band
8:00 amFull ensemble rehearsal
9:00‑9:40 amLoad Trailers and Busses
9:45 amLeave for Illinois State University
11:00 amArrive at Illinois State University
12:00 pmGet into Uniform
12:20 pmColor Guard Stretch
12:48 pmPrepare to Move to Warm-Up Site
1:02 pmPhysical Warm-up
1:16 pmMusic Warm-up
1:44 pmLeave for performance
1:51 pmMeet at the staging area
2:04 pmPerform
2:32 pm3A/4A Awards and Finals Announcement
6:36 pmISU Big Red Marching Machine
6:50 pmLoad buses
7:30 pmArrive at LCHS (if we don't make finals)
 If we make finals...
7:30 pmFinals Begins
 (Our Finals Performance time TBA)
11:30 pmFinals Awards
  
12:30 amLeave for LCHS
1:30 amArrive at LCHS
Monday 21
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmBooster meeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 25
Football Game Cancelled
Marching Band
6:00 pmArrive
Performance cancelled due to BOA.
Friday 25
Bands of America
Marching Band
6:00 amBand parents start breakfast
7:00 amFaculty and Staff will be served breakfast
8:00 amBand students will be served breakfast
9:00 amClean Kitchen and Load Busses
9:30 amDepart LCHS
2:30 pm ETLunch at fast food outside of Indy ($)
3:30 pm ETDepart fast food joints
3:45 pm ETArrive at Lucas Oil Stadium, get into uniform
4:35 pm ETEnter the Southwest Tunnel
4:45 pm ETGo to Warm Up
5:45 pm ETPerform
6:00 pm ETPictures
 Get out of uniform
7:00 pm ETWatch bands and eat in the stadium ($$)
 (buses must depart the lot)
 Avon - 7:45 pm ET
 Center Grove - 8:00 pm ET
 Centerville - 8:30 pm ET
 Carmel - 9:00 pm ET
9:15 pm ETHead for the buses after Carmel’s performance
10:00 pm ETLoad the buses and head for home
  
1:00 amArrive @ LCHS
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis
Remember that Indianapolis is in the Eastern Time Zone, one hour ahead of Bartonville.
Bring money for fast food lunch and dinner at the stadium (which can be expensive)
November 2019
Tuesday 5
Auditions
6:00‑9:00 pmIndividual auditions
Audition times will be assigned
Friday 15
Trivia Night
American Legion Hall
Monday 18
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmBooster meeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Tuesday 19
Step-up Night
6:00‑8:00 pmStep-up
Band room
Saturday 23
Mandatory Parent Meeting Cancelled
Winter Guard
12:00 pmMandatory Parent Meeting
Saturday 23
Staging Camp Cancelled
Winter Guard
1:00‑4:00 pmStaging Camp
December 2019
Friday 6 - Sunday 8
Madrigal Coat Check