Friday, March 9, 2012

March 13 News

OHCMarch 13
 Regular Rehearsals
at Grace United Methodist Church, OKC

Pay Day

Just a friendly reminder that the payment for middle school tour is due on Tuesday.  The cost is $65.  Also, if you did not turn in your second payment for high school tour last week or make your March tuition payment, please try to do so before Spring Break.  Thanks!

No Rehearsal

Next Tuesday, March 20, we will not have rehearsals due to Spring Break.  Enjoy the time with family and friends and we'll see you again on March 27th.

Parent Meeting

We will be having an all-choirs parent meeting on Tuesday, March 27th at 7 p.m. in the high school rehearsal room of Grace United Methodist Church.  We will be discussing several events that will be taking place before the end of the year including (but not limited to):  convention, high school tour, middle school tour, and our non-profit status.  Hope to see you there!

Spring Calendar

Just a reminder of our Spring calendar.  We have lots of fun things in store so mark your calendars now.  We are counting on each of you as it takes all of you to make a CHOIR.

March 20    No Rehearsal
April 14  Illumination’s Heartland Music Fest, Frontier City (see details below)
April 26-29   Bella Voce Kansas City Tour (see details below)
May 4-5   OCHEC Convention
May 8  Spring Concert @ Springlake Metro Technology Center, OKC

Heartland Music Fest
Saturday, April 14

Tentative Schedule:  9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. 
Contest Location:  Edmond/Guthrie Area (exact location TBA)
Cost per Student: $65
Cost includes:  Contest fees, bus rental, lunch, and admission to Frontier City
Payment Due:  March 13

*Parents may sign up to be sponsors at the reception desk beginning January 10th.  The first 3 sponsors to sign up must be willing to ride and stay with the students at all times, but will be able to attend free of charge.

Bella Voce
Kansas City Tour
Thursday, April 26 thru Sunday, April 29

Tour Highlights:
·         Hotel with Indoor Water Park
·         Worlds of Fun Music Festival and Day at the Park
·         Barber of Seville Performance @ the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Cost per Student: $500
Cost includes:  Contest fees, bus rental, hotel, meals, and more tourist sites
Payment Plan Due Dates:  February 1--$200, March 6--$150, April 3--$150