2022-2023 Meeting Times and Dates
Welcome to the Unit 5 Music Parents 2022-2023 School Year!
We have a new board members and we have the dates/times for all of this school year’s meetings already to go! If you are new to Unit 5 and you would like to be involved, please send an email to the Secretary, Angela DeJaynes (see email below) and we will get you on our distribution list.
Normal WEST [in the IMC]
August 22, 2022 – 7:00 PM
September 26, 2022 – 7:00 PM
October 24, 2022 – 7:00 PM
November 28, 2022 – 7:00 PM
Normal COMMUNITY [in the IMC]
January 23, 2023 – 7:00 PM
February 7, 2023 – 7:00 PM
April 24, 2023 – 7:00 PM
May 22, 2023 – 7:00 PM
President – Josh Jensen [Unit5MusicParents@gmail.com]
Vice President – Emily Evans Miller [Emily.Miller@heartland.edu]
Treasurer – Logan Geigner [U5MPTreasurer@gmail.com]
Assistant Treasurer – Robyn Wenzel [U5MPTreasurer@gmail.com]
Secretary – Angela DeJaynes – [U5MPSecretary@gmail.com]
Pack the Board Meeting
Wednesday, March 15 at 6:30pm
Normal West High School Auditorium
Please join us in attending the last board meeting before the vote to show our support for the referendum!
If you feel so inclined, please consider speaking to the value of ensuring music and other extra-curricular activities stay a vital part of our children’s education.
Speaker sign-up begins at 5:15 and closes at 6:15.
NCHS Bands: Dine to Donate @ Portillo’s
Please consider dining at Portillo’s on
Wednesday, December 7th
to help support Normal Community High School Bands
202 Landmark Drive
For ONLINE of PICK UP use code: PORTILLOS51
NCHS Bands: Dine to Donate @ Panera
Help support NCHS Bands on:
Wednesday, October 12th from 4pm-8pm
208 Greenbriar Drive, Normal, IL
Normal West Bands: Dine to Donate @Chipotle
Normal West High School Bands
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
701 S Main St Ste A, Normal, IL 61761-3286
Order online and pickup Chipotle for your fundraiser by using the Promo Code TBQNP6Y on the Chipotle app or website. Please note that fundraiser online ordering is only valid through pickup during your fundraiser’s scheduled date, time, and assigned restaurant. Ordering delivery for fundraisers is not permitted at this time.
Normal West Bands – Dine to Donate Flyer PDF
NCHS Bands Car Wash: Saturday, April 30, 2022
3 Hours. 2 Locations. 1 Day.
NCHS Bands will host a Car Wash (for donations) on Saturday, April 30th from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Ace Hardware in Normal and Katie’s Kids Learning Center II (The Fort Jesse Center) also in Normal for donations.
Normal West Bands: Dine to Donate at Chipotle Mexican Grill
Normal West High School Bands
- Saturday, May 7, 2022
- 4:00pm – 8:00pm
- 305 N Veterans Pkwy Ste 101, Bloomington, IL 61704-3504
NEW! ORDER ONLINE FOR PICKUP
Don’t forget to include your unique code XFJPYDY in the body of your post so supporters know how to order ahead!
Emergency U5MP Meeting
Unit 5 Music Parents (U5MP) will hold an emergency meeting on Monday, March 7th, at 7pm in the Kingsley Junior High School cafeteria (enter through the north doors) to discuss the upcoming Unit 5 Board’s proposed budget cuts of the 5th grade band & orchestra programs and 8th Grade foreign language program.
All Unit 5 Music Parent Association Members are welcome. Per the U5MP By-Laws, Association Members consist of parents or guardians of students involved in music organizations within McLean County Unit District #5, directors of the music programs, and other persons who request Membership-at-Large, such as music student alumni of Unit 5 music organizations and/or their parents.
Unit 5 Music Parents President
Please share this event on your facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/370124454935627
NCWHS Orchestra: Dine to Donate at Monical’s Pizza
MONICAL’S PIZZA® invites you to participate in a Community Day! This is one of many ways we help area organizations, and is a wonderful opportunity for us to say thanks and give back to our loyal customers and communities. It’s easy and tasty: you, your family, your friends, and your neighbors bring this flier to any of the area Monical’s Pizza® restaurants listed below and enjoy a delicious meal. In return, Monical’s Pizza® will donate 20% of your bill* to NORMAL COMMUNITY WEST HIGH SCHOOL ORCHESTRA Don’t miss your opportunity to help out! Please remember that this special is ONLY good on the date (open-close) listed below. Tell everyone to join in! With Monical’s Pizza®, you’re raising money by eating great food. What could be easier?
WHEN: Tuesday, March 8, 2022
HOURS OF OPERATION: 11:00am – 10:00pm
ALL THREE locations:
BLOOMINGTON 718 S. ELDORADO
BLOOMINGTON 2103 N. VETERANS PKWY.
NORMAL 1219 S. MAIN
Normal West Orchestra PDF Flyer
FLIER MUST ACCOMPANY ORDER FOR DONATION TO BE APPLIED
On the day of this event, you can either bring in the physical flier or show the digital version on a smartphone or tablet. If using the digital flier, please make sure that the flier is mentioned when ordering, especially for call in orders.
*Not valid with any other coupons or discount offers. Offer valid only on date listed. Must mention flier when ordering Carry Out/Delivery. Failure to do so may result in donation not being applied to organization. Gift card purchases will not be eligible toward total donation. Fliers are not allowed to be distributed on restaurant property. Flier must be surrendered for donation to be applied. Other restrictions may apply. Additional fliers and details available at www.monicalspizza.com