Friends of Music

Bellingham Carnival & Fireworks

Saturday, August 13, 2022

Location: BHS Football Field on Blackstone Street, Bellingham, MA

The Bellingham Friends of Music will be running the Main Concession Stand for the Bellingham Carnival & Fireworks on Saturday, August 13, 2022.  We need volunteers at the concession stand starting at 3:00 p.m.  Please click and sign up below.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f094bafac2da7fb6-concession5

We are also collecting donations of items to support our Concession Stand. A Donation Sign-up will be posted shortly!

Thank you for whatever assistance you can provide!

The purpose of the Bellingham Friends of Music is to:

1. Promote the best possible music education for all students;

2. Broaden the cultural opportunities of the students;

3. Increase the performing and creative skills of students through exposure to all forms of music;

4. Provide incentives for those students with extraordinary musical talent;

5. Make scholarships available to graduating seniors pursuing higher education who have participated in one or more of the programs for band, chorus or color guard.

BFOM OFFICERS

Beth Sullivan, President beth@bbsullivan.com

Vice President 2022-2023 Bev Pierce

Treasurer 2022-2023 Sarah Doyle

Kim Hughes, Secretary 2022-2023

Concession Stand Director Melissa Giosi 2022-2023

Apparel Chair: Katie Hunt for 2022-2023

All music parents (Band, Chorus & Guard) with students in grades 5 through 12 are encouraged to volunteer and support BFOM events. Please join us at a meeting or email an officer for more information.

Upcoming Meetings, held at BHS Library & on Zoom

The June BFOM Meeting will be Tuesday, June 14 at 7:00 p.m. in person and via Zoom:

Topic: BFOM June Meeting

Time: June 14, 2022 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://bpsdk12-org.zoom.us/j/84064186485?pwd=U0hJdW84VGRENHMrbjBNaENrSmNZZz09

Meeting ID: 840 6418 6485

Passcode: 573112

BHS Graduating Senior Scholarships:

BFOM is once again offering a scholarship program to graduating BHS Seniors. Students who are members of the Band, Chorus, and Color Guard are eligible to apply for this scholarship.  BFOM normally awards one or two $500. scholarships each year.  Please download and complete the PDF here, attach transcripts and letter(s) of recommendation.  Applications should be submitted to the BHS Guidance by April 15th.

Bellingham Friends of Music Concession Stand – Home Football Games at BHS

The Bellingham Friends of Music run the concession stand at the BHS Varsity Football home games. The concession stand is located at the main football field on Blackstone Street (between BMS and the Library).  The home football game dates are TBD for Fall 2022:

Friday, Sept 17; Friday, Sept. 24; Friday, Oct. 8; Friday, Oct. 29, Friday; Friday, Nov. 12 home game at 6:00 p.m; Friday, Nov. 19 (TBD) and home Thanksgiving game this year, Thursday, Nov. 25 (10 a.m. game time).  All Friday night games have a 7:00 p.m. start time unless otherwise noted.

Please click here to volunteer at our Concession Stand! We need adult and student volunteers!

Please click here to donate items to our Concession Stand! This is an AMAZON wish list and items will be delivered directly to us.  Just click away and donating is super easy!