As the excitement continues seeing the new George N. Parks Marching Band Building take shape in the form of concrete and steel forms, we’ve just gotten word that the former abattoir section of Grinnell Arena has been approved for development into 10-14 individual practice rooms! This represents the final piece of a truly world-class facility for the Minuteman Marching Band.
With this latest addition to the building program, it is more critical than ever to make or renew your gift to the Minuteman Band Building Fund. Easy payment options and naming opportunities are available.
These undated photos, courtesy of Special Collections and University Archives, show two views of the abattoir section of Grinnell, previously unoccupied by the Minuteman Band: