Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Rehearsal Day; Muscatine, IA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Muscatine High School, 2705 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
  • Plan ahead now for the community performance tomorrow night at the end of the ensemble.  Estimated time is around 8:30 PM.
  • Don't forget about the Summer Premiere this Friday, June 22 at 7:00 PM on the University of Dubuque's Chalmers Field, 2000 University Ave, Dubuque 52001.
  • Check out the up-to-date 2018 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Links.  Any day we don't have at least four volunteers (not counting seamstress or drivers) listed is a day we're short.  Two or less and we're critically short!  Contact Bill via email (volunteers@colts.org) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • If you're stopping by the cooktruck, pick up some fresh vegetables and/or fruit to donate.  The kids love them!
  • Mail Drop address for delivery by June 22 is:
    Colts Drum & Bugle Corps
    C/O Member Name
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003
  • Mail will be delivered from the Colts office to the corps throughout Spring Training.
    Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate
    7:45 AM - Wake/Meal 1
    8:45 AM - Stretch
    9:15 AM - Warm up for ensemble
    10:15 AM - Full ensemble
    1:00 PM - Meal 2
    2:00 PM - Sectionals; TBD pending rain
    5:15 PM - Meal 3
    6:15 PM - Sectionals or ensemble TBD pending weather
    9:00 PM - Announcements and warm down
    9:30 PM - Field is cleared and lights are out on field
    10:00 PM - Movement/production/sectional block
    11:00 PM - Meal 4
    12:15 AM - Lights out

    What's being served?
    Cereal and milk served at Meal 1.
    Milk typically served at Meal 4.
    All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.
    Meal 1
    Breakfast Tater Tot Casserole
    Fruit

    Meal 2
    Chicken Alfredo
    Salad
    Garlic Stick or Toast

    Meal 3
    Beefy Tacos
    Spanish Rice
    Lettuce Salad

    Meal 4
    Meatball Subs
    Chips
    Sliced Carrots

    DCI's Best Volunteers
    Ross Sample
    Gary Metzger
    Lisa Hitt
    Sue Sample
    Joel Gordan
    Ashley Wilson
    Cathi Roberts
    Shelly Gordan

    Happy Birthday to
    Zach Adams & Brian Gooch๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽˆ

    Monday, June 18, 2018

    Rehearsal Day; Muscatine, IA

    Checkout today's weather HERE.
    Current housing is: Muscatine High School, 2705 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
    • Plan ahead now for the community performance on Wednesday night at the end of ensemble.  Estimated time is around 8:30 PM.
    • Don't forget about the Summer Premiere this Friday, June 22 at 7:00 PM on the University of Dubuque's Chalmers Field, 2000 University Ave, Dubuque 52001.
    • Check out the up-to-date 2018 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Links.  Any day we don't have at least four volunteers (not counting seamstress or drivers) listed is a day we're short.  Two or less and we're critically short!  Contact Bill via email (volunteers@colts.org) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
    • If you're stopping by the cooktruck, pick up some fresh vegetables and/or fruit to donate.  The kids love them!
    • Mail Drop address for delivery by June 22 is:
      Colts Drum & Bugle Corps
      C/O Member Name
      2300 Twin Valley Drive
      Dubuque, IA  52003
    • Mail will be delivered from the Colts office to the corps throughout Spring Training.
      Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate
      7:45 AM - Wake/Meal 1
      8:45 AM - Stretch; brass and battery stadium, guard on field 3
      9:15 AM - Visual
      10:00 AM - Visual ensemble
      1:00 PM - Meal 2
      2:00 PM - Sectionals; front in stadium, guard on field 3, brass and battery in subs
      3:45 PM - Music ensemble in stadium
      5:15 PM - Meal 3
      6:15 PM - Rewarm
      6:35 PM - Full ensemble
      9:00 PM - Announcements and warm down
      9:30 PM - Field is cleared and lights are out on field
      10:00 PM - Movement/production/sectional block
      11:00 PM - Meal 4
      12:15 AM - Lights out

      What's being served?
      Cereal and milk served at Meal 1.
      Milk typically served at Meal 4.
      All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.
      Meal 1
      Cheesy Bacon English Muffin
      Hashbrown Patty
      Fruit

      Meal 2
      Beef Stew
      Roll

      Meal 3
      Balsamic Chicken
      Rice
      Broccoli

      Meal 4
      Cheeseburger
      Ranch Potatoes

      DCI's Best Volunteers
      Ross Sample
      Gary Metzger
      Lisa Hitt
      Sue Sample
      Joel Gordan
      Ashley Wilson
      Cathi Roberts
      Shelly Gordan

      Happy Birthday to
      Bethany Olson๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽˆ

      Sunday, June 17, 2018

      Rehearsal Day; Muscatine, IA

      Checkout today's weather HERE.
      Current housing is: Muscatine High School, 2705 Cedar Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
      • Happy Father's Day to all the fathers reading this blog!
      • Plan ahead now for a community performance on Wednesday night at the end of the ensemble.  Estimated time is around 8:30 PM.
      • Check out the up-to-date 2018 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Links.  Any day we don't have at least four volunteers (not counting seamstress or drivers) listed is a day we're short.  Two or less and we're critically short!  Contact Bill via email (volunteers@colts.org) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
      • If you're stopping by the cooktruck, pick up some fresh vegetables and/or fruit to donate.  The kids love them!
      • Mail Drop address for delivery by June 22 is:
        Colts Drum & Bugle Corps
        C/O Member Name
        2300 Twin Valley Drive
        Dubuque, IA  52003
      • Mail will be delivered from the Colts office to the corps throughout Spring Training.
        Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate
        7:45 AM - Wake/Meal 1
        8:45 AM - Stretch; brass and battery in stadium; guard in gym
        9:15 AM - Visual
        10:00 AM - Visual ensemble in stadium
        1:00 PM - Meal 2
        2:00 PM - Sectionals; front in stadium, guard on field 3, brass and battery in subs
        3:15 PM - Music ensemble in stadium
        5:15 PM - Meal 3
        6:15 PM - Rewarm
        6:35 PM - Full ensemble
        9:00 PM - Announcements and warm down
        9:30 PM - Field is cleared and lights out on field
        10:00 PM - Movement/production/sectional block
        11:00 PM - Meal 4
        12:15 AM - Lights out

        What's being served?
        Cereal and milk served at Meal 1.
        Milk typically served at Meal 4.
        All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.
        Meal 1
        Biscuits & Gravy
        Sausage Patty
        Fruit

        Meal 2
        Shepard's Pie
        Cheesy Biscuit

        Meal 3
        Chicken Stir Fry
        Egg Roll

        Meal 4
        Mac & Cheese
        Hot Dogs

        DCI's Best Volunteers
        Ross Sample
        Gary Metzger
        Lisa Hitt
        Sue Sample
        Joel Gordan
        Mark Nilson
        Ashley Wilson
        Cathi Roberts
        Shelly Gordan