Open House – November 18th, 2017

Terre Haute Activity Center

5th and Poplar Street – Terre Haute, IN

1:00 – 6:00 PM



1:00 – 2:00 Arrive Introductions, Q&A, Venture Scouting,  fill out paperwork

2:00 – 2:30 Issue Instruments / Equipment

2:30 – 3:15 Group Marching Basics (Parent/Volunteer Meeting)

3:15 – 5:30 Sections (will discuss care of instruments, conduct part auditions, do some group playing)

5:30 – 6:00 Announcements and pack up.


Each new member must pay $50 application fee that will enroll them in the Venture Scouts guaranteeing liability insurance for the organization.  Adult Volunteers who will be regularly with the corps must also bring $50 for the adult application for Venture Scouts which will include the required criminal background checks.

Brass Players should bring a black bath towel to use to set their horns on.  While the horns include mouthpieces, brass players are invited to bring their own mouthpieces if they wish.

Percussion should bring sticks.

Everyone should have a copy of ID which will be scanned before instruments are released.

Poles and flags will be provided.  Rifles are the responsibility of each visual ensemble member.

Some mallets will be provided at the open house for Front Ensemble

Light refreshments will be provided.