Dear Senior Division Band Students, Parents and Guardians,

Please see the attached letter and return the permission form to Mr. Martin/Ms. Ward ASAP.

Optimist Seniors Permission Form

The annual Regina Optimist Festival is again upon us and the Prairie Spirit East Senior Winds will be combining with our West Band, travelling down to take part in the prestigious festival on Friday March 24th. All students will also be taking part in Laser Tag which is paid for with the student band fee (see attached if band fees have not been paid)

Students will be bussed to Regina and returned back from two pick up points:

  Leaving:               Returning

       Clavet School:                 7:00am                6:30pm

Dundurn School              7:30am                6:00pm

  • Aberdeen, Allan, Clavet and Colonsay students will need to meet at Clavet
  • SCP, Hanley and Dundurn Students will meet in Dundurn
  • Where: Conexus Arts Centre, Regina
  • When: Friday March 24th performing at 2:45pm
  • What to Bring: Packed lunch, Snack for return ride, Instruments, Music, Uniform, Pencil, Homework for the bus
  • Uniform: Black Pants, long Skirt, White Shirts, Black Dress Shoes, Black Socks. Vests/ties will be given out.


Senior Winds (East)

Friday, March 24th Senior Performance 2:45pm

  • 7:00am Pick up in Clavet Intermediate
  • 7:30am Pick up at Dundurn Gas station
  • 9:40am – arrive at Lazer Tag
  • 10am -11:30am – Laser tag – Dress appropriately
  • 11:40am – Move to Festival
  • 12:00pm – Lunch Concert (University of Regina Winds)
  • 1:00pm – Lunch/Listen to other performances
  • 1:45pm Warm up
  • 2:45pm – Performance
  • 3:00pm – Clinic
  • 3:45pm – Return Home
  • 6:00pm – Drop off Dundurn
  • 6:30pm – Drop off Clavet

Performance Pieces

Flourish for Wind Band…………….Ralph.Vaughan Williams

Resplendent Light……………………Tyler. S. Grant

Written by willmartin