WHEREAS the City of Galveston recognizes that music unites a community by bringing together people from all walks of life and across all ages and backgrounds, and music enriches the city by bringing joy to the players and all those who hear it; and
WHEREAS the creation of the Galveston Community Band by life-long music educators, Doyle T. Neuwiller and Jack Sheaffer, and all the players who have come together to form this unique group, are committed to performing regularly as a gift of talent to the city of Galveston.
THEREFORE, we the Mayor and City Council of the City of Galveston do hereby proclaim Thursday, November 10, 2016 as:
“Galveston Community Band Day”
In Galveston and encourage the Island’s residents and visitors to attend the first concert of the Galveston Community Band to celebrate Veterans Day at The Meridian from 7:00-8:00pm.
In testimony whereof, witness my hand and the Seal of the City of Galveston, this 13th day of October, 2016