Calendar

The SBMS Band Calendar can be found above as well as clicking on this link: http://tinyurl.com/sbmsbandcalendar.  This is the most up-to-date, including special rehearsals, contests, and performances.  Alternatively, you can select this link for a List of Band Events for 2018-2019.

Follow the instructions below to add our calendar to your smart phone or tablet so that you always stay up-to-date!

Subscribe to Our Calendar

FOR iPHONES/iPADS:

  1. Select the “Settings” app
  2. Select “Calendar”
  3. Click on “Accounts” then scroll down and select “Add Account”
  4. On the Add Account screen, select “Other”
  5. Under Calendars, select “Add Subscribed Calendar”
  6. For the Server value, type in the following URL exactly as it is written: calendar.google.com/calendar/ical/sbmsband2%40gmail.com/public/basic.ics
  7. Select “Next” in the upper right corner
  8. It will verify the server then show a subscription page.  Change the description to: SBMS Band Calendar
  9. Select “Save” to save the subscription

FOR ANDROIDS/GOOGLE CALENDAR:

To sync with Android devices, you will need to use your Google account and have a Google calendar created.  In your Google calendar on a desktop or laptop computer:

  1. Click on the down arrow beside “Other Calendar”
  2. Select “Add A Friend’s Calendar”
  3. Enter the following address: sbmsband2@gmail.com
  4. Click “Add Calendar”
  5. Google will begin to sync your calendar and it will appear on the screen
  6. Click “Settings”
  7. Change the long name of the new calendar to: SBMS Band Calendar
  8. Your phone should automatically be set to sync with your Google calendar
  9. On your phone: Click on “Calendar,” then bring up the settings for the calendar.  Click on Calendar Sync.  You should see your Google account listed already.  Make sure Auto-Sync is checked.

FOR WINDOWS PHONES:

For Windows Phones with the new “Mango” upgrade, you can now sync your Charms calendar:

  1. On your PC, open the Windows Live Calendar site for the account your phone uses
  2. Click the Subscribe link (between New and Share)
  3. Make sure Subscribe To A Public Calendar is selected
  4. Enter: calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=sbmsband2%40gmail.com&ctz=America/Chicago
  5. Enter “SBMSBand” for the calendar name.  The color and charm don’t apply to the phone.
  6. Click Subscribe To Calendar

Now the calendar from Google is associated with your Windows Live calendar and will appear on your Windows Phone the next time you sync.