CALLING ALL RUNNERS AND WALKERS! Join family and friends on Saturday, October 5, 2013 for the second annual 5K/10K Run for the Kids sponsored by Wyoming Youth Services. The course begins and ends at the Wyoming Recreation Center (9940 Springfield Pike) and follows streets around the Oak Park area. Check-in time is 8:00 a.m. Race begins at 8:30 a.m. Prizes will be awarded for the top male and female finishers in each age group (adult and youth) for the 5K and 10K races.
Cost is $30 for adults (16+ years) and $15 for youth. Pre-registration deadline is Friday, September 27, 2013. Registration forms are available at GNC Woodlawn, Wyoming Recreation Center and www.wyomingyouthservices.com. Race-day registrations are welcome, but t-shirts and goodie bags will be available only while supplies last.
Proceeds will fund vital programs provided free of charge to Wyoming residents by Wyoming Youth Services, who serves not only at-risk youth, but provides growth and enrichment opportunities for all youth in Wyoming. With your support, Wyoming Youth Services can continue to fulfill its mission – to strengthen our community through prevention, support and volunteerism.
Magazine Turn-in Day – Tomorrow, September 12th, is the second turn-in day for the Magazine Sale Fundraiser. Turn your orders in before school begins at the Pendery Center Lobby.
Make It Happen will have its first meeting on Monday, September 16th. Make It Happen is the Middle School service club. The meeting will be held in Mrs. Anglim’s Art room right after school until 4:00. Our first project will be to raise funds for the Sheltered Paws Dog Rescue. We will have an honored guest-a four legged one- and his friend to tell us about this organization. Any student in grades 5-8 is welcome.
Tech Club: There will be a meeting today, September 11th at 3:15 in the Learning Center. Check the Learning Center Blackboard Page for the groupings.
Recess/Lunch: Be sure that your full name is on your lunch box and jackets/sweatshirts. Remember to “unplug and play” at recess. Also, remember that the cafeteria is our cool zone if you do not want to go outside for recess.
Middle School Athlete Recognition Night: This Thursday, September 12th, during halftime of the varsity football game at Wyoming we will recognize the middle school student athletes. Each student athlete will get in free and should wear his/her team jersey. Teams will line up on the track near the scoreboard with 4 minutes to go in the 2nd quarter. The middle school student athletes will be introduced (as a team) at the beginning of halftime, prior to our band taking the field.
Wyoming School Music Association
WSMA invites you to join us for Beats, Eats, and Cleats on Thursday, September 12, before the varsity football game against McNicholas. This event, formerly the Roundup Tailgate, will offer a great dinner in the High School cafeteria — catered by CityBBQ. Sign-up online at: wwww.WyomingMusic.org