Thursday, May 24, 2012

Marching Bands and Colorguard in Memorial Day Parades

Mohawk's Marching Bands and Colorguard will be performing on Monday, May 28 at local Memorial Day observances

The Middle School band will perform at the Memorial Day events in Colrain. A parade will begin at 10 a.m. at the West Branch Cemetery. It will proceed down Adamsville Road to the bridge, and back into the cemetery, where exercises will be held. On the bridge there will be a ceremony for soldiers lost at sea. A wreath will also be presented and placed on the memorial stone in the cemetery. There will be a rifle salute both at the bridge and in the cemetery.

The High School Marching Band and Colorguard will perform at the Memorial Day events in Ashfield. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. at Town Hall and will proceed to Ashfield Plain Cemetery, where there will be a traditional ceremony with speakers, flags, music and flowers on the veterans graves with ceremonies at the war monuments. The parade will return to Town Hall for a closing prayer. A chicken barbecue will be held at the First Congregational Church after the parade.

The High School Marching Band and Colorguard will also participate in Memorial Day events in Plainfield beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Spring Concert Tonight!

The Mohawk Music Department's Spring Concert is tonight, Wednesday, May 23, starting at 6:30 pm in the school auditorium. This concert features performances by all Middle and High School instrumental and choral groups.

The Mohawk Music Association will be selling refreshments in the lobby before the show and during intermission.

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Donations Requested for Spring Concert Bake Sale

The Mohawk Music Association is seeking donations of treats/snacks to sell at the spring concert next Wednesday, May 23. All proceeds from the bake sale will be used to support the middle and high-school music departments. We'd very much appreciate donations of home-made or store-bought snacks/treats. The more donations we get, the more we can sell and the more we can fund the music programs.

All items MUST be individually wrapped and will sell for $1.00 each. The concert starts at 6:30 p.m. Items can be brought to the lobby starting at 6:00 p.m., or to the music room during the day.



Meeting Reminder:
Please come to our June MMA meeting: Tuesday June 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the Mohawk library -- We could sure use your presence to ensure that we have a quorum with which to elect officers for next year!!! Please consider getting involved in the MMA on an occasional or regular basis, so we can keep the MMA alive.

Friday, May 11, 2012

Annual Spring Concert

Mark your calendar for the Mohawk Music Department's Spring Concert on Wednesday, May 23 at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. This concert features performances by all Middle and High School instrumental and choral groups.

Monday, May 7, 2012

Meeting

The next meeting of the Mohawk Music Association will be Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 5:45 pm in the school library.

We will meet at 5:45 pm for nomination of officers for next year. The general meeting will start at 6:00 pm. Upcoming events to talk over are: adjudication, spring concert, senior banquet and Memorial day.

New Members: please join us for refreshments and a special welcome. See you in the library at 6 p.m.!