The Saturday Six “Holiday Concert” Edition – November 25, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!  We hope you had a restful holiday of thanks and enjoyed sharing a long weekend with family and friends.  As we turn our sights toward the holiday season, the schedule will turn busy with concerts and celebrations featuring our fantastic students and staff.

This week in the Saturday Six, let’s review the schedule of holiday happenings that will take place in the coming weeks across Kingsport City Schools.  It will certainly be a festive December!

  1. We hit the ground running next week with three events, involving students from elementary through high school.
    • Tuesday, Nov.  28 @ 7:30 p.m. – Robinson Band Holiday Concert (at RNR)
    • Thursday, Nov. 30 @ 2:30/5:30 p.m. – Roosevelt 4th & 5th Grades Winter and Holiday Performance (at Roosevelt)
    • Thursday, Nov. 30 @ 7 p.m. – Dobyns-Bennett Orchestra Small Ensemble Dessert Concert (at D-B Instrumental Music Building) *Please note that this is a ticketed event.
  2. The first weekend of December also features a special event by the D-B Orchestra.  Again, please note that this is a ticketed event.
    • Saturday, Dec. 2 @ 7 p.m. – Dobyns-Bennett Orchestra Small Ensemble Dessert Concert (at D-B Instrumental Music Building)
  3. The first full week of December will again highlight students ranging from elementary through high school.  It will be an incredible display of musical talent!
    • Sunday, Dec. 3 @ 6 p.m. – Kennedy Chorus Hanging the Greens (at Lynn Garden Baptist Church)
    • Thursday, Dec. 7 @ 6 p.m. – Jackson Music Program & Art Show (at Jackson)
    • Thursday, Dec. 7 @ 7:30 p.m. – Robinson Chorus Holiday Concert (at RNR)
    • Friday, Dec. 8 @ 7 p.m. – D-B Varsity Choirs Concert (at First Broad Street United Methodist Church)
  4. The week of December 10th-16th will feature five events over four nights of holiday spirit!
    • Monday, Dec. 11 @ 7 p.m. – Sevier Band, Orchestra, and Chorus 6th Grade Holiday Concert (at Sevier)
    • Tuesday, Dec. 12 @ 7 p.m. – D-B Band, Orchestra, and Chorus Holiday Concert (at Eastman Employee Center)
    • Thursday, Dec. 14 @ 9 a.m./7 p.m. – Sevier Band, Orchestra, and Chorus 7th & 8th Grade Holiday Concert (at Eastman Employee Center)
    • Thursday, Dec. 14 @ 6 p.m. – Johnson 4th Grade Winter Concert (at Johnson)
    • Friday, Dec. 15 @ 6:30 p.m. – Lincoln Christmas Gala: Pre-K – 2nd Grade Art & Music Showcase (at Lincoln)
  5. The final week of the school semester wraps up with a whopping seven student events.  It will be a busy and festive final week of the season!
    • Monday, Dec. 18 @ 6 p.m. – Adams Headliner Choir Winter Concert (at Adams)
    • Tuesday, Dec. 19 @ 6 p.m. – Washington 3rd Grade Concert/Learning Center F (at Washington)
    • Tuesday, Dec. 19 @ 6:30 p.m. – Lincoln Carolers (at Mafair United Methodist Church)
    • Tuesday, Dec. 19 @ 7 p.m. – Robinson Orchestra Holiday Concert (at RNR)
    • Thursday, Dec. 21 @ 8:30 a.m. – Adams Choir Family Christmas (at Adams)
    • Thursday, Dec. 21 @ 9 a.m. – Kennedy Choir Festival of Carols (at Kennedy)
    • Thursday, Dec. 21 @9 a.m. – Lincoln School-wide Christmas Carol Sing-a-long, 9 a.m. (at Lincoln)
  6. Stay up to speed on the full slate of winter activities across KCS by accessing our online activities calendar.  Click here to view the full calendar.

Next Week in the Saturday Six:  The mission of Kingsport City Schools is to provide a student-focused and world-class education that ensures college and career students for all students.  We’ll take a look at the wide scope of special education services that are in place to help KCS fulfill its mission.

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