EOB Trivia Night, October 3

Dear District 7 Orchestra Parents,

We are proud to introduce our Trivia Night Fundraiser for 2019.  Here are the details…

A Night at the Movies Trivia Night

Thursday, October 3

7pm-10pm (doors open at 6:30pm)

EHS Commons

This is a family-friendly event, open to parents, students and anyone who would like to support the District 7 Orchestra Program!  Pricing is $100 for a table of 8, or $15 per person.  You can register an entire table or as individual players.

Participants may bring their own snacks and NON-ALCOHOLIC beverages.

Dress up and decorate your table in the theme of your favorite movie.  A prize will be awarded for the “Best Dressed/Decorated Table”! Prizes will also be awarded to tables with the best trivia scores!

We will have games and a raffle including 2 sets of 4 Fox Club tickets (including VIP parking) to see WICKED and CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE at the Fabulous Fox Theater!

Registration can be done online at www.shop.orchestraboosters.com or by returning the attached Registration Form to any of the District 7 orchestra teachers.

Would you like to make a donation to make this event a success?  Here’s how: 

Requested Donations for our raffle baskets are listed online at our SignUpGenius which can be found by clicking here.  Just click on the item you would like to donate and send your donation in to your orchestra teacher by September 27.  Thank you in advance for your help!

Business and Individual Round Sponsors are welcome!

Do you know of a business or an individual that would like to Sponsor a Round of Trivia for $100?  We would love their support!  We will thank them and promote them at the event and on our website.  Please contact Jill Thompson at 618-789-7818 or thompsonjill66@gmail.com for more information and for donation receipts.

Can’t make the event, but want to support the program?  Here’s how:

You can sponsor a table for students to play!  You can sign up to sponsor a full table ($100) or an individual player ($15) either by adding your name to the SignupGenius which can be found by clicking here or by purchasing a full table or single player donation online at www.shop.orchestraboosters.com.  Just click on the EOB Shop on our home website.

Thanks for supporting the Edwardsville Orchestra Boosters!  We hope to see you and your family at A Night at the Movies Trivia Night 2019!

2019-20 Orchestra T-Shirt Orders!

The school year is back in swing, and we are excited to present our 2019-20 T-Shirt Design! We are offering both hoodies and t-shirts again this year. The design will be black and white on a heather gray background.

Online ordering is now live! Visit the EOB Shop tab in the menu above or go to shop.orchestraboosters.com to pay online! (We do this via PayPal, so all major credit cards are welcome!)

Please make sure to put down your student’s name, grade, and school on the order form–online or paper–so we can get the shirts to the correct place!

If you have questions about the shirts, please email Gina Law at cassens4th@gmail.com. For any issues with the website, please email abbie.schaefer12@gmail.com. Thanks for supporting music in our schools!

2019-2020 Fall Orchestra Shirt Order Form

Welcome to the 2019-20 School Year!

Dear Edwardsville Orchestra Parents,
Welcome to the 2019-20 school year!  We are so excited to have so many Edwardsville students taking part in the orchestra program across District 7.  We are looking forward to our largest-ever group of orchestra students this year!  Every parent, by virtue of having an orchestra student, is an Edwardsville Orchestra Booster, and we hope you will become involved and supportive of the program.
Who We Are:
We are a non-profit organization that supports the District 7 Orchestra Program at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.  Through our fundraising efforts, we contribute toward instrument purchases and repairs, travel expenses, uniforms, educational enrichment, and scholarships which benefit District 7’s orchestra students.
Our big events for the year will include:
– T-shirt sales at all schools in September/October
– Walking with Scott Credit Union at the Edwardsville Halloween Parade
– EOB Trivia Night on October 3, 2019 (a family-friendly trivia night held at the EHS Commons)
– Holiday Wreath and Greenery Sales (delivery late November/early December )
– Tiger Town Consortium Concert and Fundraiser on March 21, 2020
EOB Meetings:
Our first EOB meeting for the year will be held on Wednesday, August 28 at 6:30pm in the EHS Orchestra Room B170.  We hope that parents from the elementary, middle, and high schools will attend.
The complete list of EOB Meeting dates for the year is as follows:
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 (@6:30pm)
• Wednesday, October 16, 2019
• Wednesday, January 8, 2020
• Wednesday, April 15, 2020
• Wednesday, May 13, 2020
All meetings will be held at the EHS Orchestra Room (B170) at 7pm, except the first meeting on August 28 which will be at 6:30pm.
Volunteer Opportunities:
Finally, we need volunteers to help us throughout the year!  If you have not returned the (attached below) Volunteer Form already, please review it and return it to your student’s teacher (or contact us directly) if you would like to volunteer.
Thank you so much for your support, and here’s to making beautiful music this year!