The band is always interested in gaining new members for the pipe, drum, and color guard ranks. Lessons are conducted from 7-8 p.m. for beginners. After progressing to the intermediate level, students are encouraged to practice with the band from 8-9 p.m.
The Black Diamonds practice every Tuesday at the Eagle Hose Company, 1 Eagle Lane, Dickson City, PA. The practice hours are 7-9 p.m. The band plays pipes and drums from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. except for the first Tuesday of the month when we play pipes from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m before our business meeting.