FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2016

STUDENTS AND STAFF:  Grand Opening for this years POPSHOP is Tuesday the 18th and Thursday the 20th.  Please bring your $1.00 for a Fresh Box of Pop Corn and/or a Giant FREEZE POP. Please help us raise money to donate to the School Wide Fundraiser.   Thank You for all your Support of the PopShop.

STUDENTS AND STAFF:  The Varsity Club's annual Taffy Apple sale is today. Please look for a Varsity Club member to purchase your Taffy Apples.

STUDENTS: The Maine West LP Appreciation Society will have it's first meeting Tuesday, October 18 from 3:30-4:30 in the LRC. The LP Appreciation Society is for those of you that are passionate about listening to music on long playing record albums.  If you like buying, seeking out, listening to, looking at records, talking about your favorite bands and discovering new music, this club is for you. For more details contact Mr. Greenberg in the LRC.

SENIORS: Please go to the bookstore to order your senior t-shirt. $12 for a short sleeve and $15 for long sleeve.

POKEMON GO CLUB:  We will meet right after school today to talk about the field trip. Meet in room A204.

MOVIE CLUB:  Movie Club is meeting today after school, in L101, the little theater. Movie club will be starting the Halloween season with the movie "1408", where the Dolphin Hotel invites you to stay in any of its stunning rooms. Except one. Don't stay in 1408.

MATH TEAM:  The first IML math contest is on Tuesday, October 18th before school in room A201.  Anyone interested in math and challenging problems is encouraged to attend. You can start any time between 6:45 AM and 7:10 AM.  You will have 30 minutes to work on the problems once you begin. If you have questions about the IML contest ask your math teacher.

BOYS:  If you happened to miss the Guys Orchesis meeting, it is not too late. Please see or email Mrs. Jacob or Mrs. Claus today.  We will add you to the list for our first rehearsal next Monday.

YOGA CLUB:  Yoga Club will meet Tuesdays beginning next week after school at 3:30 pm in room C200A. We will practice yoga in a safe, non-judgemental environment. Learn how to control your emotions and meet new friends. We will stretch our bodies and our minds while we change the things we can. Contact Katie Petersen to let her know if you are interested.

COLLEGE AND CAREER ANNOUNCEMENTS

The following colleges will be visiting the CRC today:

3rd - Washington University
3rd - University of Denver
4th - Elon University
5th - Holy Cross College
6th - Michigan Technological University

The following colleges will be visiting on Monday:

2nd – University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
3rd – Dominican University
4th – Blackburn College
7th – University of Alabama

SPORTS ANNOUNCEMENTS

BOYS BASKETBALL: Registration for boys' basketball is now open. You can access the online registration by visiting the boys' basketball website or by visiting the Maine West Athletics website. All registration forms are due by Monday, October 31st. If you have not completed the registration process, YOU WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO TRYOUT. Check out the boys' basketball website for upcoming workouts, open gyms, and everything that is Maine West Boys' Basketball.

STUDENTS: Interested in Fencing? Swing by H106 after school on Tuesday the 17th for a brief informational meeting.