Clay Center Band Concert Honoring C.L. Snodgrass
The July 19 Clay Center City Band Concert will honor long-time band director C.L. Snodgrass for his 50 plus years of leadership as director of the group. The concert will begin at 8 p.m. and will be held in the Dexter Park Bandshell. Following the concert, a reception will be held at the Rex Theatre in downtown Clay Center to recognize C.L. and the Snodgrass family. Refreshments will be served and the public is invited to attend.
Snodgrass, whose father, Wayne Snodgrass, also directed the city band, handed the baton to Daniela Thrasher, CCCHS band director in May. Together Wayne & C.L. directed the band, which is in it’s 107th season, for 80 years, with Wayne directing from 1940-1967 and C.L. directing from 1968-2022.