Diving Into Fall

Now that autumn has finally arrived at Twin Cities School of Dance, here are a few reminders of some upcoming deadlines:

Nutcracker apparel orders are due on Saturday, October 7. Order forms must be accompanied by payment (cash, or check made out to TCSD Parent Guild).

•Program ads and congratulations one-liners are due Saturday, October 14. All ad forms must must be accompanied by payment (cash, or check made out to TCSD Parent Guild).

•Sign-ups to walk with TCSD in the ISU Homecoming Parade (October 21) and to assist at the Barnes & Noble Book Fair fundraiser (November 12) are on the Parent Guild bulletin board. Both events are great ways to represent and support our studio!

Nutcracker tickets go on sale at the Braden Box Office, and through Ticketmaster, beginning October 2. The shows run December 2-3, both at 2:00 p.m.

•Mark your calendars for the Land of Sweets Tea at Bloomington Country Club (Sunday, November 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m.)! Tickets will be on sale in early October at the studio.

•Next Parent Guild meeting: Thursday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m. Hope to see you there!

Questions? Please contact the school, or email Parent Guild president Zarina Plath directly: zmplath@comcast.net

Thank you for supporting the arts!



September News!

Happy Fall, dance families! The months of September through November are full of activity here at the studio, and the TCSD Parent Guild wants YOU to be part of it.

We recently held our first meeting of the year, and it was fabulous to see some new faces alongside returning parents.  If you’re the type of parent who gets involved in your child’s school PTO/PTA, then you already know some of the reasons why getting involved with the Guild is so important. Attending a meeting is a great way to learn more about things that have been happening at the studio and what plans and projects are underway.  If you missed the meeting, here are some dates to mark on your calendar:

Nutcracker Open Auditions (ages 3+)—Saturday, September 23, 1:00 p.m.

•Moe’s Restaurant Night Fundraiser—Wednesday, September 27, 11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. (See flier below)

•September Parent Guild Meeting—Thursday, September 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; come for the hour or leave when you need to. Infants and small children welcome!

Nutcracker Program Ad Sales—Deadline for all ad forms and money is Saturday, October 14. (Forms available at the studio)

•ISU Homecoming Parade—Saturday, October 21, 10:00 a.m. step-off (Participant sign-up sheet on the Guild bulletin board)

•Land of Sweets Tea—Sunday, November 5, 2:00-4:30 p.m., Bloomington Country Club

•Barnes & Noble Book Fair Fundraiser—Sunday, November 12, 1:00-5:00 p.m. (Volunteer sign-up sheet on the Guild bulletin board)

•Schnuck’s eScrip Cards—Ongoing; pick up a free card at the studio and sign up online any time to start earning money for TCSD with every purchase!  https://secure.escrip.com/signin/index.jsp

Also stay tuned for upcoming information about fall apparel sales, our Coffee Hound coffee fundraiser, team-building activities, fall raffles, and chances to win fun prizes.

As always, thanks for your support—working together helps make TCSD the best place to learn and dance!

Guild Meeting
August 31 Guild meeting. All that’s missing here is YOU!
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Welcome to Moe’s!