Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Pre-Concert Meal Ticket info

Anyone wishing to eat dinner with the band prior to the Holiday concert has
 magical ways
to sign up for Pre-Concert tickets.

1. This link Pre Concert RSVP will take your directly to our Charms calendar
Select the small black on December 15th
2. and sign-up for the meal
Use this easy Google form at this link - to sign-up
Either way you choose to RSVP
Pay at the door!!
@ Check-in you will be able to reserve a seat for the concert!

Ticket Prices are as follows
$5 Student
The $7 meal includes a reserved seat of
your choice at the concert.
Baked Ziti (Marinara) or Pasta Alfredo
Salad & Drink

Meal will be served from 5 PM to 6:20 PM
Tuesday, December 15.

Parent volunteers will stop serving dinner at 6:20 so that they can clean up and attend the performance.

Feel free to use either the CHARMS system or the Google form link below, EITHER one will work.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Parades in Ontario Saturday December 5th, 2015

Dress in layers+Scarves, plain R/W Santa hat

Petrolia Parade
Petrolia parade participants need to be at
Northern and ready to leave at
12:15 PM.
The town of Petrolia will be serving the band dinner after *their* parade,
and then the Petrolia band will meet the rest of the band in Sarnia!

Sarnia Parade
4:30 PM Eat before you arrive-get on buses in full uniform.
Dress in layers+Scarves, plain R/W santa hats
6:00 PM Parade
8:30 PM Back at PHN
Student MUST have a birth certificate, nexxus card, enhanced ID or a passport
on their person AT ALL TIMES.
We are given explicit instructions not to collect these from the student!

Monday, November 30, 2015

Fundraising updates

Orders due this Friday, Delivery Dec 18th, 2015
Delivery at concert Tuesday December 15th, 2015

Orders dues Dec 11th, Delivery Dec 18th, 2015

Fall Band Banquet 12-7-15

The Fall Band Banquet
Monday December 7th, 2015
will be held in the fall at 6:00 pm in the PHN Cafe.
Tickets are $6/per person or $25 for immediate family

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Santa Parade Friday Nov 27th, 2015

Parade Instructions from TWIB
4:15 Drumline load trailer
4:30 PM Band Room Open
4:45 PM Band Room Closes
5:00 PM Meet behind NEW SEMCO down by YMCA
6:00 PM Parade

7:00 PM Pickup at McMorran North Lot Full uniform. You may wear a Red and white Santa hat. You may wear black headband or earmuffs Dress in layers (yes, it might rain) Tuck any under-layers into your socks Get hand-warmers. You may not wear gloves that interfere with playing You may decorate your instruments and yourselves with lights and garland.

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Poinsettia Fundraiser order due 11-20-15

Port Huron Northern Band Annual Poinsettia Sale 2015

It’s that time of the year, the holidays are upon us and
what better way to dress up your home or
business than with beautiful Poinsettias
and at the same time help
PH Northern bands earn money for music,
instruments, uniforms, etc.

Orders are due no later than:
Friday, Nov 20th
Please may checks payable to:
PHN Bands

Tuesday, December 15
Following the Holiday Concert



Pink (color not exactly depicted)




 $12 for 6.5’ pot (1 plant)

$20 for 8.5” pot (3 plants)

Following the Christmas concert
you can take your plants home!!

Remember your family, friends, business associates with a poinsettia for the holidays 

Monday, October 19, 2015

Email 10-19-15

Several topics to cover today!
Please take a minute to vote for our "COOL" band @ MLive...You need to answer a few questions and ideally upload a great pic that depicts why our band is "COOL"!  If you don't have a pic of your own, email me and I will send you a great pic!

Select the link below to show your support!


 BIG GAME this week!!
PHN Marching band will perform our half-time show at Pregame
Don't miss the final show


Pit Parents:
It takes between 6-10 people to set-up the sidelines at football games.  A few have done every single show, (not naming names).  We would like to invite some fresh faces for this Friday, so those that those parents can watch at least one game from the stands. Go to this link to lend a hand!

We are also in need of more food items for the game use this link to sign-up for fruit,

If you didn't already know....rehearsals are only 90 minutes this week
  • Tuesday 6-730
  • Thursday 245-415

and last...Amy Bryce (PHN Bands official photographer) intends to take section pictures after Thursday's practice. Have your section coordinate alike as they did last year for the pic!!

Last: DoP or otherwise known as Day of Percussion!
This is a great event that is allows our drumline to interact with the phenomenal talent of the MSU Drumline and several other high schools in Michigan.  Go here for event details.

For our Drumline, student cost is $10 to cover lunch and fuel, and bring money for McDonalds dinner following the event.   This is a very full day and all students report having a blast!! Mark your calendar for October 25th.  Travel permit forthcoming, watch

Saturday, October 10, 2015

ETA from Alma tonight!

MarchingMichigan at Alma College

I would like to connect parents that are attending the event at Alma College today.
I have a remind group started, here are the instructions.
Send a text as shown below.

If you are not able to attend but would like to be included feel free to join and be "in the loop".
This is super easy...give it a try!

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Cedar Pointe - Halloweekends pics invite!

We had many parents join us today at the Pointe!
It would be great if you would share your awesome shots with all that participated.

You can email photos to this link:

or go to this page to upload them directly:

Its time!!!!

Football game 9-19-15

Chinny 1 and Chinny 2

Ready for running of the Bulls

A "peaceful" group of bandos!

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Game is still ON unless you hear otherwise!!!!

If it is still raining at drop-off time go to the FRONT DOORS of PHHS (doors facing Jimmy's Frozen Custard).  We will wait out the rain at PHHS.

We still perform, even in the rain (as long as there is not any lightning).

Rain is expected to subside within an 1 to 1-1/2 hours.
Come prepared.
Bring extra socks if needed.  Bring a trash bag to wear over your shirt or rain proof jacket.

If you have a question call or text me at 810-841-0328.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Football game last minute needs.

We are still in need of helping hands for the football game.
The job which seems to be left open at this point is:
Food Coordination.
Its not a difficult job, just show up at the north gate to of the field and collect a volunteer lanyard.
Gina Hiller will give you instructions.
Basically help move food and water into the stands and help with clean-up after the game.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

First Football Game!!

Thank you to the parents that donated and
volunteered on Thursday!
Amy Diller
Amy Bryce
Arlene Halifax
Beth thompson
Beth Vos
Bob Bryce
Carrie Taylor
Christine Carwyn
Danielle Clark 
Denise Lamb
Diana Purdy
Donna Walker
Ginger Knott
Gretchen Ringvelski
Heather Gaffney
Heather Mehnert 
Jennie McClelland
Jennifer Fraley
Jill Hartson 
Joe Haynes
Josephine Kamendat
Karen Stephens
Mike Le Vey
Pati Johnson
Patti Bundy
Rob McNeill
Ronda Bingham
Sandy O'Neill
Shannon Dobel
Shannon McKeever 
Stacey Hamann
Stacey Le Vey
steve hiller
Suzanne Tallmadge
Wade Richards

Monday, August 17, 2015

Panera Fundraiser

Fundraiser for Port Huron Northern Bands on Wednesday August 19th between 4PM-8PM at Panera Bread in Fort Gratiot.
Please come out and help support them.
We will need at least 20 flyers to guarantee a donation.

A printed flyer or an electronic version of the flyer on a mobile phone or tablet must be presented when ordering.

The donation given will be based on the amount of sales associated with the flyers.
20-30 Flyers: 10% of net sales from redeemed flyers

31-49 flyers: 15% of net sales from redeemed flyers
50+ Flyers: 20% of net sales from redeemed flyers

Please share this with family and friends and lets try to get more than 50 flyers turned in.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Share your camp photos,,,it's easy

Did you have a blast at Band Camp??

Share your photos with all your bando friends.
It's easy to do!

Please share them with all your bandos at this link.

You can upload them directly and download any that you like for your keeping.   (NOTE: These photos do become free-domain and subject to standards of our program.)

You can also email them to

Friday, July 31, 2015