Announcements 2/26/16

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PARENTS

WSMA presents the Wyoming Winter Music Festival this evening, February 26 at 7 p.m. Don’t miss the Wyoming Winter Music Festival on Friday, February 26 at 7 p.m. at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center.  This is the Wyoming School Music Association’s largest single fundraiser and features over 50 Wyoming High School students performing in large and small group ensembles in this casual, and truly unique, adult-only event. The Festival will take place in four different rooms at the Fine Arts Center. Guests will gather at the beginning for beverages, snacks, and fabulous music from our Cello Quintet and “My Fair Lady” cast before following their “backstage passes” and rotating for small group performances.  In the small group performances, guests will enjoy musically inspired hors d’oeuvres while enjoying venues such as Classical, Broadway, British Invasion, and Singer-Songwriter. At the end, guests will join back together for a rousing musical finale from the Corral Pit Band in the ballroom – with dessert! It is truly a celebration of the music and arts in our community! Tickets are only $30 per person and include beverages, and musically inspired food – in addition to the wonderful music provided by our student musicians! Tickets are limited due to space, and they are selling very fast.  Please visit wyomingmusic.org to buy your tickets today!

 

 

Philippine Heritage Through Dance & Music – 2016 Macy’s Arts Sampler

  • February 27, 2016, Two Repeat Performances (3PM -4PM, 4PM -5PM)
  • Wyoming Fine Arts Center, 322 Wyoming Ave, Wyoming, OH 45215

Filipino-Americans are one of the largest Asian communities in the country and bring a unique culture to the diversity of our American society. Families are invited to learn about the Philippine culture through the country’s dance, music and style of martial arts. The audience will have an opportunity to participate after each of the two 1-hour performances (3PM-4PM, then repeated, at 4-5PM) and to partake of free sampling of Filipino street food. Please see the following flyer Flyer-Phil-Heritage-Through-Dance–Music_27Feb2016

Everyone is invited!

 

 

Calling all Euchre Players!   If you missed the opportunity to compete in the PSA Trivia Night, you can still compete in the annual JWC Euchre Tournament on February 27th.  There are two brackets:  competitive and social.  CASH prizes, raffles, free food, fun and games for spectators.  For more information go to www.jwc-wyoming.org.   Spectators are encouraged at both of these fun events.  So beat the winter blues and come on out to support Wyoming City Schools through PSA or JWC.

 

 

Boys Tennis Meeting – There will be an informational meeting for parents of 7th and 8th grade boys interested in competing on the Boys Tennis team on Monday, February 29th at 6:00 p.m. in the middle school Cafeteria.

 

 

Wyoming 5K Fun Run!  MARK YOUR CALENDAR for Saturday, March 12th at 9 AM!

The Wyoming School Foundation invites you to join the excitement of the 5th Annual 5K Fun Run!  The course is in a flat residential area in the Village of Wyoming (Start/Finish: Worthington & Beech).  The race is open to runners and walkers of all ages (grades K-4 run 2.5K).

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet this year’s race Grand Marshalls – 2008 Olympic Medalists David Payne (WHS ’00) and Mary Wineberg (UC ’02).

Click here to see a personal message from David Payne: https://youtu.be/Ml9x-ZhnvaU

Registration is available on-line at: www.wyomingschoolfoundation.org, contact WSF at 821-6909 for additional information.  Proceeds will benefit the students and teachers of Wyoming City Schools.

 

 

The High School Prom Planning committee has organized a fundraiser at Chipotle.  Chipotle will donate 50% of their proceeds from everyone who brings in or mentions the attached flyer from 5-9pm hours on March 13th.  See following attachment Chipotle Flyer

 

 

 

 

Book Fair

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Book Fair will open March 19th and then March 21-25. It will be open daily from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM. Family Night will be Tuesday the 22nd open 7:30 AM to 7:30 PM. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LUNCH MENU – February 29-March 4

Monday – Hot & Spicy Boneless Chicken Wings
Tuesday – Beef Taco in a Bag
Wednesday – Asian Chicken with Brown Rice
Thursday – Brunch for Lunch
Friday – Pizza or Corn Dog with Dipping Sauce

 

 
STUDENTS

Track and Field season starts March 7 – All 7th and 8th graders are eligible for joining the track and field team.  The first day of practice is March 7. If you are interested please register through Final Forms. Registering does not commit you to be on the team but will allow the coaches to email information about the upcoming season.

  • Go to www.wyomingcityschools.org – Click on the Athletics tab and select the Student Athlete Forms link.
  • Sports Physical forms can be found on Final Forms site.
  • All tabs need to be completed and when completed will appear Green.  Some tabs require parent and athlete signatures

Contact Coach Nocks with questions (rnocks@gmail.com)

 

 

 

VARIETY SHOW AUDITIONS!  The Variety Show is April 15 and 16 – you must be available for both shows.  The theme this year is USA.

The auditions will be on Wednesday, March 9.  From 4:15 -4:45 p.m. we will audition 8th graders who wish to be considered as emcees.  From 5:00 – 6:45 p.m. we will audition individual/group acts.

Rehearsals will be March 17, March 23, April 6, April 7, April 12, April 14 – if your child is cast, they will be called for half of the rehearsals (depending which act they are in).   Spring break falls in the middle of this schedule so it is very important they are available when they are called.

The Sign-UP Genius link for auditions will be created and go live on March 1. You can also check the blog at www.wyomingms.blogspot.com for details.
When you sign up, you will HAVE TO LIST YOUR ACT with title of act, song title, and a description of what you are performing. You will also have to list everyone that is in your group.  Those who fail to do this, will NOT be permitted to audition.

Students may only audition for ONE thing (except 8th graders who may also audition to be an emcee).  There will also be an 8th grade closing number that will be approved…. details will be communicated to 8th grade families – this is in addition to anything else for which your child will audition.

ALL Acts are limited to 3 minutes.

ONLY REALLY WELL- PREPARED and WELL-DONE ACTS WILL BE CONSIDERED.  They MUST be polished and perfect at the audition to be considered for the show.  The rehearsal schedule is just waaaayyyyy too short to consider acts that need work.

It is a VARIETY SHOW – think outside the box and come up with something creative!   There is safety in numbers, especially for younger students. If only 20 acts are selected, solo performances from younger students are not as likely to be cast. They won’t take 20 singer-songwriter acts– so dance, juggle, do something different!  This is just parent to parent advice for when you are helping your child find something to audition as I like everyone to be cast, but they really can’t take everyone. Make sure your child is well-prepared!

From Spring:    “If people do not know their song, or they choose the same song as someone else, they need to know that someone else may be chosen over them. They need to look at the sign up and list the song they are singing or playing or skit they are doing on the Sign Up Genius link or they will not be allowed to audition.”

 

 

 

Breathe, Love, Chill Middle School Yoga Grades 5-8 Date/Time:  March 1 – 22, 3:30-4:30 pm Location:  Civic Center Cost: $45M/$50R/$55NR

Does your child need to stretch and strengthen their growing body? Students learn to breathe and de-stress through the cold winter months. Discover your strength as you stretch deeper and hold poses a little longer. Yoga mats will be provided. Instructor: Cezarina Trone.

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