Walled Lake Holiday Collage Concert

Walled Lake Holiday Collage Concert

Walled Lake Holiday Collage Concert, originally uploaded by cletch. Final song of the outstanding performance. 1200 students from Walled Lake Northern, Central and Western High School Orchestra, Band and Choirs sang and played 3 sold out shows over two days at WLN. Pat Williams 248-842-5527 CyberCletch LLC Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry Continue reading

Homecoming Fashion Show at WLN

Homecoming Fashion Show at WLN

I was a little surprised when my son told me he was participating in the high school fashion show, modeling wasn't something I thought he was interested in. The fashion show is raises funds - I assume for the homecoming dance or prom - and provides entertainment for the audience and kids involved. I'm sure it took a lot of time and coordination on the part of the organizer and participants; it was a lot of fun to watch. If you have a facebook account you can see how the students Continue reading

H1N1: How Accurate is the Information?

H1N1: How Accurate is the Information?

We've all been hearing the hype about the recent Swine Flu (H1N1). What we hear most about are the deaths and hospitalizations. Yes they're scary. I remember when I had my unplanned C-section and was given a consent form to sign listing the mortality rates, it was terrifying! Instead, I focused on all the mother's who had given birth and NOT died. Perhaps we need to do the same for those afflicted with the H1N1 virus. There are many people who have had the flu and survived. There are Continue reading

Saturday Afternoon Marching Bands

Loved the Third Annual Marching Band Preview Show organized by Walled Lake Central High School! I attended it last year at Central and was blown away by how well these high school students perform after a mere month of practice. This year the event was held at Northern and the variance in the routines and music impressed me further. Steven Clark of Detroit's Channel 7 Action News introduced the bands and entertained the audience with his humor and University of Michigan vs. Notre Dame Continue reading

1st Peek: 2009 Walled Lake Northern Marching Band

I've been a little slow in posting this but here is the post-camp performance of the Walled Lake Northern Marching Band. I wanted to keep Mary Hulliberger's introductions and volunteer thanks but I was limited by upload time and file size. If you're a WLNMB parent and want a copy of the entire performance, drop me an email and I'll make a copy for you. It's so hard to believe that these kids have learned their routines and music in only two weeks! A week of day camp at the school and a Continue reading