June Band News

Thank you and congratulations to all of our grade 6-8 band students on a great year of music making! It has been a pleasure working with you and your family this yearJ! Grade 8s, good luck as you head to high school next year. We hope you keep music in your life and continue playing next year! Grade 6/7s, we look forward to having you in our music family again next year. Please get your band registration forms and fees in to your school office by JUNE 20th!

* If you have not yet returned your school-owned instrument please bring it to your school office ASAP!!

* If you have a band shirt that you are no longer using please consider donating it to our area band program. Simply give it to your school secretary to put in the band director's mailbox.

*Summer Band Camp deadlines are coming soon! If you're interested please check out:

Sask Band Association camps at www.saskband.org/bandcamp/sbc.html

Bob Mossing School of Music camps at www.mossingschoolofmusic.ca

U of R's jazz camp at www.prairielandsjazzcamp.com/

* GRADE 5 BAND RECRUITING!! We are really excited to be working with our NEW RECRUITS this month! We look forward to welcoming you in to our Johnson Area Music (JAM) familyJ. Please get your band registration forms & fees in by JUNE 20th so we can get planning for the fall! If you have questions please pop by our Grade 5 Parent Night on Tues. Jun. 19th any time between 6:30-8:00 pm at Johnson Collegiate or contact Ms. Smith at 523-3362 (music office)/raelynn.smith@rbe.sk.ca.  Check out our website at www.johnsonareamusic.ca.

* Thank you to all of our school administrators, teachers and support staff for their ongoing cooperation and support of our band program. Thank you to all of our band parents for supporting your child through this important part of their education. Special thanks to our JAM parents for all of the extra work you do for our music programJ! If you would like to get more involved in JAM please come to the JAM - AGM on Tues. Jun. 12th at 7:15 pm at Johnson.

Ms. R. Smith

For the Johnson Area Band Team