Band alumni needed for homecoming

Gazette News Report

XENIA — The Xenia High School Band Boosters is looking for all band, color guard and drill team alumni to participate in homecoming Friday Oct. 9 at Doug Adams Stadium.

Music will include the traditional songs plus other selections to be performed jointly with the high school marching band. The songs will be made available in the coming weeks either online or in the band room.

The rehearsal will be 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 8 in the XHS band room and on the practice field. Those needing to pick up a T-shirt or an instrument should arrive 5:30 p.m. Call time for the game is 6 p.m. in the Cox Elementary gym.

Participants will be wearing the same alumni T-shirts that have been used in the past. They can be ordered in advance through the band boosters.

To register, email [email protected] or mail XHS Alumni Band, 303 Kinsey Road, Xenia, Ohio 45385. Please include your name, your instrument, an email address, and a phone number where you may be reached. If you are ordering an alumni band T-shirt, be sure to include your size. Deadline for T-shirts is Monday, Sept. 21.

There is a limited supply of school instruments available.

Gazette news report compiled by Scott Halasz.