This information is current as of 20 September 2016.
The MWPBA 2016 Annual General Meeting will be held on November 5, 2016 at 1:00pm at The Scottish Home, 28th & Des Plaines Ave., North Riverside, IL.
All are welcome and encouraged to attend, and all bands should ensure that they are represented, either in person, or online via the web broadcast To view the broadcast, login to Ustream and view the MWPBA Channel. Get online a few minutes early to get set up.
If you are a voting band representative and you will be voting during the MWPBA, you will need to login to UStream so that you can cast votes by private chat. Anonymous users can still chat but will be unable to vote. For the seminar, anonymous is fine if you prefer.
Here are the various documents, reports, and agenda that will be covered during the meeting:
Fellow MWPBA member & piping competitor Christian Rhoads has been invited to the 20th annual George Sherriff Memorial Invitational Competition that takes place in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
For more information about the event, check the PPBSO's website for further details.
Christian was invited to this event in 2015, and placed 3rd overall. He is also a member of the St. Louis Caledonian Pipe Band based in St. Louis, MO
The 16th annual Winter Storm Pipes & Drums Event is currently open for registration. Please visit the Winter Storm website for more information on how to register, event details, etc.
The band results summary is as follows:
Grade 4 Medley (2) : 1. St Louis Caledonian Pipe Band (BDC, BBS) 2. St Andrews Society of Central IL Pipes and Drums
Grade 5 QMM (1) : 1. Celtic Cross Pipes and Drums (BDC, BBS)