MVACG Info for Week of 1/29/18 & Upcoming Performances

posted Jan 28, 2018, 9:34 AM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
Dear ACG members and parents:

Practice
  • Monday, January 29: Practice from 6:30-7:45pm at Jane Chance Elementary
Schedule for Feb. 3 and Feb. 4

Please follow these times that I am posting for our first competition weekend:

MIAMISBURG SHOW SATURDAY, Feb. 3: Miamisburg High School, Address: 1860 Belvo Road, Miamisburg 45342
  • Meet at 2:30 at the guard entrance, look for signs and go to the cafeteriaThe staff will meet you there.  Use the restroom and get your equipment. We will  leave that area and go to warm up at 3:15. 
  • Parents helping with the tarp will meet Mike in the hallway. 
  • We will enter the gym at 3:50 and perform at 3:55. 
  • Awards are at 4:03. Accepting those awards will be Michael. Abbey, Jayla, Olivia, Stephanie, and Leah. You are then free to leave.        
NORTHMONT SHOW SUNDAY, Feb. 4: Northmont High School, Address: 4916 National Rd, Clayton 45315
  • You will meet staff at guard entrance at 11:15. You will follow same procedure as Saturday. 
  • We will leave for  warm up at 12:00. 
  • Enter the gym at 12:30 and perform at 12:38
  • Awards are at 12:45. Accepting awards will be Hailey, Zoe, Annie, Hunter, and Mackenzie
 We will wear our new t-shirts with jeans and gym shoes for both shows this weekend. For those still needing their t-shirt, Diane is picking them up from Classic Stitch on Thursday, Feb.,1 and will bring them to the Miamisburg performance for your child to change into. I WILL ANSWER ANY OTHER QUESTIONS MONDAY AT PRACTICE FROM 6:30 TO 7:45 AT JANE CHANCE.

OTHER INFO:
 This time next week, you will have already performed one time at Miamisburg and just about getting ready to perform your second time at Northmont. To all the new families this year, please do not get discouraged if your son or daughter has not mastered every move right now. We don't expect them to until March and then our final showing in April. It's a slow process, so please do not get discouraged, everyone will get it. To all new members, I invite you maybe to come earlier than I said to be there at Miamisburg. I can get you in at no cost to come watch some other color guards and see what this is all about. It's totally different than fall season, you are going to find it really, really exciting.  I am going to be there pretty early, and tomorrow night at practice we can discuss a time that if you would like to bring your son or daughter to come and just watch a few groups in the gym before we perform. They're going to go oh oh oh wow and so are you. You're going to see our kids actually do quite well in comparison to some of the groups that practice three, four, or five times a week. Again, please do not get discouraged. If it would happen to snow so much tomorrow afternoon that we cannot have practice, we will practice on Thursday, February 1st, so plan on that. I'm planning on doing our Monday practice tomorrow if at all possible that's what I want to stick with. We'll see everybody tomorrow, again please do not get discouraged . Your sons and daughters are all doing great!

Thank you,
Cathy Barnes-Miller
MVACG Director
937 287-2960


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