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December 5, 2018

Extra Bandwear Items For Sale

We have a few extra items from Bandwear sales! Anyone interested please contact me and I can provide sizes. There are some items I did not have at the last Band Aides meeting. These could be a great addition to Christmas!

Rachel Fry 724-493-0656

Baroque-N Year in Review Video

Perry's Panoramic Video has copies of this year's marching season video for sale. You may use the attached order form to purchase a copy.  They also have videos from previous years' shows available for purchase. Contact them at 412-916-5119 for other shows available.

2018 Baroque-N Video Order Form
Jewelry Sale

Norwin Band Bracelets $12
Norwin Band Keychains $6
Items on hand see Grant Funk to purchase or email

Candles Sale
4oz Tin candles with Norwin Band Charm $9.00  
have 10 Blue wax available (Clean Cotton) 
have 10 Gold wax available (Brown Sugar Fig)

8oz Glass Mason Jar candles with Norwin Band Charm $12 
have 10 Blue wax available (Clean Cotton) 
have 10 Gold wax available (Brown Sugar Fig)
Items on hand see Grant Funk to purchase or email
All candles are soy wax wooden crackling wicks

Please see Grant Funk to purchase bracelets, key chains, or candles.

Bob Evans Dine to Donate
December 12th, 13th, and 14th from 6am-9pm at the Irwin location only.
15% of total sales goes to Norwin Band
Print attached flyer and present to cashier.

Sarris Candy

Sarris Delivery 12/10/18 Norwin HS

Amazon Smiles 

Amazon Smile: A new way to shop and help the Norwin Band raise funds. The Norwin Band General Fund will receive a percentage of your purchase donated back.  The Link is updated on the Band Website/Norwin Band Aides under the Fundraising
Christmas Pie Sale

The Pie Shoppe Fundraiser

Orders due December 12
Delivery December 22
Checks made payable to NBA

Drumline Performance at Heinz Hall!
The Norwin Drumline has been invited to perform at the "Feel the Love: Celebrating a B.E. Taylor Christmas" concert being held at Heinz Hall on Tuesday, December 18th.  This is an awesome opportunity for our students to perform in a beautiful venue with professional musicians in front of a huge crowd.  More details will follow soon, but please see the link below for ticket information!

2018-2019 Winter Guard & Floor Crew Fair Share

The Norwin Band Aides raise funds to help pay expenses related to all aspects of the band program - marching band, concert band, jazz band, percussion ensemble, and all colorguard programs. "Fair Share" is the portion of the per student cost that is the responsibility of the family for each participating student. The Fair Share amount is required for each student and is determined each year based upon the specific season schedule and budget for the marching band season, see below for this year's amount and payment schedule. Acknowledgement form required to be turned in by November 19, also below.

Fair Share payments (checks made out to Norwin Band Aides) should be forwarded to Missy Davis, 9971 Mark Avenue, North Huntingdon, PA 15642 

Point allocation requests to cover Fair Share should be forwarded to Diane Waszkiewicz,   NBA Point System Manager -

Fair share balance questions - Fair share coordinator - Rachel Fry -

Also, credit card payments can be made via the band's PayPal account.  
$700 - World Guard Members
$370 - "A" Guard Members
$350 - Floor Crew
Payment schedule for paying down the 2018-2019 Winterguard Fair Share is expected per student as follows: 
$175 - World Guard by November 30, 2018
$125 - "A" Guard by November 30, 2018
$125 - Floor Crew by November 30, 2018

$175 - World Guard by December 31, 2018
$125 - "A" Guard by December 31, 2018
$125 - Floor Crew by December 31, 2018

$175 - World Guard by January 31, 2019
$120 - "A" Guard by January 31, 2019
$100 - Floor Crew by January 31, 2019

$175 - World Guard by February 28, 2019

 2018 2019 Fair Share Acknowledgement Winterguard
 Monthly Band Aides Meeting

Please plan to join us at our next meeting on Wednesday January 9, 2019 in the right auditorium 300a.  The Executive Board will meet on an as needed basis and The General Meeting will begin at 7:30P.
Points Manager

To senior parents especially, you may have points accumulated from previous years that you don't even realize you have.  If you would like to check to see if you have any points in your account or if anyone would like their points balance or to transfer any points, please email me.  You never know if you have points in the account unless you ask. 
Diane Waszkiewicz
Rained Out Text Messaging
We will be using Rained Out to inform you by text messages of IMPORTANT updates in regard to the Norwin Band. Please click on the link to register.
or Text Con4mity to 84483

Show your Norwin Band/Guard Pride

Show your pride as you drive. Get your Norwin Band/Guard stickers.
("Norwin Band Rocks" also available)
Stickers are $8.00 each or $15.00 a pair (same name and section). To order your stickers, e-mail me at with

Your name
Student's name (as you'd like it on the sticker)
Section (ie. Guard, Percussion, Low Brass, Clarinet, etc.)
Quantity of stickers

If you'd like the stickers mailed to you, include your mailing address. Or I can bring them to the next meeting (if ordered before that week's Tuesday).

Checks can be made out and mailed to:
Greg Timko
1118 Wainwright Dr
N. Huntingdon, PA 15642
If you have any questions, please contact me at
Greg Timko
Norwin Guard Alumni Uncle
Car Cruise Chair




Monday, December 10th- Woodwind Sectionals 2:30-4:30P


Tuesday, December 11th- Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal 2:30-4:30P


Wednesday, December 12th-Jazz Band Performance at Orchestra Concert, Norwin HS 7-9P


Monday, December 17th-Brass Sectionals 2:30-4:30P
Middle School Band Concert 7P


Tuesday, December 18th- Drumline Performance at "Celebrating a B.E. Taylor Christmas" Concert @ Heinz Hall 7:30P

Please do not reply directly to the Norwin Band Notes.
Communications should be sent directly to the person or email address as noted above for each individual topic.

In This Issue

Band Aides Meeting 

Wednesday January 9, 2019


Board Meeting as needed


The General Meeting 7:30P 

Right Audion of Auditorium 











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PO Box 303
Irwin, PA 15642