Holiday Singers

NOTES TO SINGERS

August/September 2015

Welcome to our "Glowing Harmonies" Concert Season!

Rehearsals Begin:  The first rehearsal for the Holiday Singers will be Tuesday evening, September 22 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm.  This is when you will pick up your rehearsal CD and music.  The next rehearsal will be Oct. 13, and will continue thereafter every week until the performance.

Mark your calendar:  Our holiday concert, “Tis the Season…Candlelight Magic,” scheduled for Sunday afternoon, Dec. 20, 4:00 PM.  There will also be additional retirement home performances leading up to that concert.

Reminder to Check the Attendance Sheet:  There is an attendance sheet sitting to the left as you walk in the front door.  Please check off your name as you arrive for rehearsal each week.

Notice of Absence Slips:  Please fill out a “Notice of Advanced Absence” slip when you know you will be missing a rehearsal. (Disregard the Wings of Song title on the Absence slip!)  Thanks.

Concert Wardrobe:  Men should wear a long sleeve black shirt or turtleneck with black pants to the retirement home performances.  For the Marin Center performance, men should wear a tuxedo.  Women are welcome to wear a black long skirt or dress with sleeves.  Or they may purchase the Wings of Song wardrobe:  The cost of each piece is:  Skirts - $35, Jacket - $51, Camisole - $52.  Total wardrobe:  $140 + tax or $151.90. Add an extra $10 for 2X sizes.   

Advertise in our Concert Program Guide:   If you own a business, please consider purchasing an ad in our Concert Program Guide.  Thanks for your support.

Signup for eScrip!:   We would love to have 100% participation in this amazing donation program.  New member, Kate Olds, has agreed to be our eScrip coordinator.  Signing up is easy, but if you need help, she can walk you through the process.  Our ID# is:  3376093.  Every time you shop for groceries at Woodlands Market, and Molly Stones, a percentage of your purchase will go to Singers Marin.  It is that easy.

Do You Shop Amazon?:  We have signed up with AmazonSmile – a program where Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organizations selected by the customer.  Here is the link that will go directly to smile.amazon.com in support of Singers Marin (aka Choral Singers of Marin): http://smile.amazon.com/ch/68-0143745

Shop at Mill Valley Market?:   Did you know that everytime you shop at Mill Valley Market, a portion of your grocery bill will be donated to SingersMarin.  Look down the list at the register for our name.  Our ID number is #7051.  It is so easy to make a contribution in this way.  Your support is truly appreciated.