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Attention Parents and Students: Make sure you are receiving the East Lincoln Band emails! We send weekly updates and important communication through our email system within charms. Please login to your charms account, and make sure your email address is up-to-date, or you may miss out on important events!

2017 Fall Cheval Guard!

Congratulations to the following members of the 2017 Cheval Guard!
Skyler Bentley
Jenet Blackmore
Mary Combs
Katie Elliott
Autumn Hafley
Lana Isenhour
Jessica Mashburn
Cameron Naramore
Madison Royal
Haley Schmidt
Sam Seifert
Amanda Shive
Acacio Silva
Celeste Small
Diamond Smith
Amy Turbyfill
Amberlee Xiong
Alternate:
Bailee Harding
Thank you to all who auditioned this season! If you do not see your name now, please return in November to join us for our exciting Winter 2018 season!

Members will have their first official rehearsal on Thursday, May 18 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. They will receive your information packets then.

Thank you again so much!

ELHS Guard Staff

10/15 Burns Cup At Burns High School

7:00AM         Rehearsal at stadium

9:30AM        pack and load and eat

11:00AM     Trailers Leave

11:35AM        Depart ELHS

1:00PM         Arrive, Unload, Dress

2:05PM          Warm Up

2:55PM          gate

3:00PM          Perform

4:15PM          Awards

7:45PM         Arrive at ELHS

Burns High School 307 E Stagecoach Trail Lawndale, NC 28090

**Students should pack food for in between rehearsal and getting on the bus (930-1130) AND to eat in the hour between arrival and warm up (1pm – 2pm)**

 

Stay Up to Date through Charms!

  • Access to current schedules and student balances
  • Receive band updates via email list
  • Band Fee payment options
  • Signup for volunteer activities (Shack, Panthers Combines, etc)

Add the Band Calendar to your SmartPhone!

Absolutely the easiest way to know when events are happening with the band! The official band calendar will automatically update to your phone once you sync with the Charms calendar. Instructions for each phone type are listed to the right.

  • Go into the Settings app
  • Touch “Mail, Contacts, Calendars”
  • Under Acounts, touch “Add Account”
  • On the Add Account screen, touch “Other”
  • Under Calendars, touch “Add Subscribed Calendar”
  • For the Server value, enter the following URL : https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=ELHSBand
  • Touch “Next” in the upper right corner.
  • It will verify the server then show a subscription page. Change the description if you like.
  • Touch “Save” to save the subscription.

To sync with Android devices, you will need to use your Google account and have a Google calendar created.

  • In your Google calendar on a real computer:
  • Under “Other Calendars” click the Add link.
  • Select “Add by URL”
  • Enter the following URL: https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=ELHSBand
  • Click “Add Calendar”
  • Google will begin to sync your calendar, and it will appear on the screen.
  • Click “Settings”
  • Change the long name of the new calendar to something you will remember such as “Charms Calendar”
  • Your phone should automatically be set to sync with your Google calendar.
  • On your phone: Click on “Calendar”, then bring up the settings for the calendar. Click on Calendar Sync.
  • You should see your google account listed already. Make sure Auto-Sync is checked.

For Windows Phones with the new “Mango” upgrade you can now sync your Charms calendar:

  • On your PC, open the Windows Live Calendar site for the account your phone uses.
  • Click the Subscribe link (between New and Share).
  • Make sure Subscribe to a public calendar is selected
  • Enter https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=ELHSBand as the Calendar URL
  • Enter “Charms” for the Calendar Name. The color and charm don’t apply to the phone.
  • Click Subscribe to calendar.
  • Now the calendar from Charms is associated with your Windows Live calendar and will appear on your Windows Phone the next time you sync!

To sync with Blackberry, you must first download the “google sync” and install it on your phone.

  • Log into your Google calendar on the computer.
  • Under “Other Calendars” click the Add link.
  • Select “Add by URL”
  • Enter the following URL:
  • https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=ELHSBand
  • Click “Add Calendar”
  • Google will beging to sync your calendar, and it will appear on the screen.
  • Click “Settings”
  • Change the long name of the new calendar to something you will remember such as “Charms Calendar”
  • Your phone should automatically be set to sync with your Google calendar.
  • On your phone: Click on “Calendar”, then bring up the settings for the calendar. Click on Calendar Sync.
  • You should see your google account listed already. Make sure Auto-Sync is checked.

Fundraising Opportunities

The Band Boosters provide manpower for the Carolina Panthers Play60 Combine before each home game during the NFL season. Located at Romare Bearden Park, the Fuel Up to Play 60 Kids Combine is a free, interactive area that promotes 60 minutes of fitness through a variety of football skills and drills for children and their families
The Band Boosters and the Marching Band operate the concession stand at the camp meeting ground site in Denver each summer. Often refereed to as the “Shack”, the concession stand is open each night during the 2 weeks of camp meetings, usually in August. The stand offers a wide range of food items from hamburgers, to ice cream, milkshakes and candy.
Thanks to one of our band Parents, Chris von Dolen, he has introduced East Lincoln Marching Band to the world of Baseball! Our parents and band students volunteer their time at home games, which we work several food areas at the new BB&T Ballpark Stadium.

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