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March 18, 2010

Looking back at it all

Looking back on it, i can't believe how fast our band trip went. I felt like our day of departure wasn't coming fast enough, but once we got to Chicago the actual trip flew by like nothing. Now that I'm ...

March 16, 2010

Last day in Chicago

The Chicago Band trip has come to an end. These five days have gone by very fast but have been extremely fun. Today, we started our morning by going up to the very top of the Sears tower. All 103 ...

March 14, 2010

The Field Museum and the Blue Man Group

Today was a busy day for the DHS band in Chicago. We started out our day a little later than yesterday and had our first trip into the actual city of Chicago. I could keep my eyes away from the ...

March 13, 2010

Northwestern University and half a chicken

Today was the first offical day of our Chicago trip. I ended up skipping the moring workout because I was feeling lazy at five in the morning. We started off the day by going to the Northwestern University School of ...

March 13, 2010

A long day of driving to Schaumberg

It is midnight as I am writing this and I'm trying not to fall asleep. Our original eight to nine hour bus ride somehow turned into a twelve hour ride and we had a little trouble finding a place to ...

March 12, 2010

Morning of Departure

The band trip is finaly upon us after months and months of preparation, fundraising, and practice. You can tell everybody is eager to hit the road as kids slowly filter into the band room and start calling dibs on seat ...