WHS Daily Bulletin

 

Friday, August 31:

 

Lunch:  Chicken tender salad or Chili cheese wrap, soft dinner roll, buttered peas, celery sticks with Sun Butter, seasonal fresh fruit, ½ pint of milk

 

SAVE Club members please stop by Mrs. Lorton's room to pick up your locker decoration.

 

Seniors – Turn in your graduation order forms by Friday – last call for cap & gown orders!

 

Pink Out Forms – Sports Boosters will be here at lunch to collect order forms.

 

7:00pm - Varsity Football @ Riverton High School – Bus leaves 5:15pm

 

Youth & Government Interest Essay due Friday, Aug. 31 by 11:59 p.m. Please join Google Classroom (see Ms. Faloon-Sullivan for the code) and follow the directions on the assignment carefully.

 

Saturday, September 1:

 

Boys Varsity Soccer – Four Corners Tournament – Pool Play - TBA

10:00am - Cross Country @ Rochester High School – Bus leaves 7:45am

 

General Announcements:

 

Attention Senior Athletes! Apply today for your chance to wind a $5,000 Wendy's Heisman Scholarship. Visit wendysheisman.com to apply. Deadline: October 17, 2018.

 

After-School Babysitting Job Posting: Sherman family looking for a part-time babysitter to watch 3 boys from 4-7pm Monday-Friday. Duties would include: playing with the boys, helping with homework, making dinner, light housework (laundry, picking up and dishes) and possible running errands when needed.  We pay $10/hr and mileage (0.54/mile).  Please see the Guidance Office for contact information if interested

 

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois is looking for students to be part of their Teen Council program. The council consists of area high school students who raise awareness and advocate for the mission of RMH. There are monthly meetings throughout the school year in Springfield and you will need to attend an orientation on September 9. This is a volunteer position and is a one-year commitment. You must be at least a sophomore to apply.   For more information, please see the Guidance Department. 

 

Youth & Government Mandatory Parent Meeting will be Wednesday, Sept. 5 from 6-7 p.m. 

 

Congratulations to the Junior Class Officers:

President: Carson Cole

VP: Hayley Rapp

Sec.: Anna McBride

Treasurer: Vali Crites

 

Congratulations to the Senior Class Officers:

President: Julia Kienzler

VP: Providence Andrews

Sec.: Joey Janssen

 

Congratulations to Hannah Brennan, the 2018-2019 Student Council President!

 

Any student who is interested in Youth & Government but did not attend Monday's meeting, please see Ms. Faloon-Sullivan today for important information

 

Any freshman interested in becoming a class officer needs to sign up in the office by Friday.  Also, all freshmen should turn in their class dues ($20) to Mrs. Dame in Room 208.  Checks should be made payable to WHS.

 

Boys Basketball- There will be a meeting for any boys interested in trying out for basketball on Thursday in Coach Chladny’s room during the last 10 minutes of each lunch period. If you cannot make the meeting, please see Coach Beard.

 

 

Almost Maine Cast List

  


Prologue:

Pete: Joey Janssen
Ginette: Maya Holsopple

 

Her Heart:

East: Peyton Knowski

Glory: Annie Fulgenzi

 

Sad and Glad:

Jimmy: Nick Arnberger

Sandrine: Julia Kienzler(Saturday)/         Allison Yeley (Sunday )

Waitress: Riley Bolyard (Saturday)/
        Mel Rhodes (Sunday)

 

This Hurts:

Marvalyn: Natalie Lutz

Steve: Bowen Watts

 

Getting it Back:

Gayle: Robbie Thorpe

Lendall: Gavin Holsopple

They Fell:

Randall: Bowen Watts

Chad: Cole Eigenmann

 

Where it Went:

Phil: Konrad Powell

Marcie: Providence Andrews

 

Story of Hope:

Hope: Avery Allen(Saturday)/

        Claire Ibbotson(Sunday)

Man: Josh Yeley

 

Seeing the Thing:

Ronda: Isabella Lang

Dave: Evan Fortner


 

Congratulations to those who were cast!  Please email John at db20180903ewhs@gmail.com by the end of the day Thursday 8/30/18 to acknowledge that you have seen the cast list and that you accept the role you are offered. Thank you to all the auditioned!  John will be reaching out to those not cast in a role to discuss other ways to participate.

 

Picture Day:  If you forgot your order form & payment, go online to interstate.com/order and use order code:  28536PA

 

Williamsville Public Library is sponsoring a chess club every Thursday in September and October.  Adults or students can come in from 3:30-6:00pm on Thursdays to play chess!

 

Volunteer Information

Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested in any of these opportunities

 

WILLIAMSVILLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION – WILLIAMSVILLE FALL FESTIVAL

The Williamsville Community Foundation is sponsoring the Williamsville Fall Festival on Saturday, September 8, 2018.  They are looking for volunteers to help set up tents and unload vendors from approximately 6:30-9:00 a.m., to assist with the bingo games from 10:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., and to help work the obstacle course from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

 

SPORTS BOOSTERS — FOOTBALL CONCESSIONS

The Sports Boosters are looking for volunteers to help out with concessions during the home football games on Friday, September 7, 2018; Friday, September 21, 2018; Friday, October 5, 2018; and Friday, October 12, 2018.  They are looking for a few volunteers per game to wrap sandwiches during the game and to take trays through the stands selling hot dogs, popcorn, and water.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION – QUARTER AUCTIONS

The Williamsville Community Foundation is looking for volunteers to assist with their Quarter Auctions to benefit different charities.  They need help on the second Thursday of every month from 5:30-8:30 p.m. to work concessions during the auctions and on the Wednesday before the auctions from 5:00-6:00 p.m. to set up chairs and tables.  The Quarter Auctions will take place at the Williamsville Community Center.

 

SENIOR SERVICES OF CENTRAL ILLINOIS — ILLINOIS SENIOR OLYMPIC GAMES

Senior Services of Central Illinois is looking for volunteers to help with the Illinois Senior Olympic Games.  The games will be held from Thursday, September 13, to Sunday, September 16, and Wednesday, September 19, to Sunday, September 23, 2018.  They are looking for volunteers to help with check-in, to pass out t-shirts and medals, and to help keep score and monitor many different events, including pickleball, table tennis, shuffleboard, swimming, bowling, horseshoes, 5k and 10k road races, track and field, etc.  Each of the events are held at various times and at various locations around Springfield.  The biggest need would be for volunteers to help with swimming, which will be held at the Eisenhower Pool on Saturday, September 22, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., and track and field, which will be held at Memorial Stadium on Sunday, September 23, 2018, from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. for the field events and from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for the track events. 

 

LINCOLN HOME NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE — CANDLELIGHT AT THE NEW SALEM STATE PARK

The Lincoln Home National Historic Site needs volunteers to help prepare for their popular event known as Candlelight at the New Salem State Park.  Volunteers will need to work from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) and will be cleaning lanterns, placing candles inside lanterns, picking up trash in the campground and alongside Route 97, and collecting fallen branches and raking leaves inside the village.  Items such as trash bags and trash grabbers will be provided.

 

LINCOLN MEMORIAL GARDENS – INDIAN SUMMER FESTIVAL

Lincoln Memorial Gardens is having their Indian Summer Festival on Saturday, October 6, 2018, and Sunday, October 7, 2018.  Volunteers will most likely be helping in the Children’s Area working with the crafts and games, and shifts are from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days.

 

CAPITOL RADIO GROUP—ZOOLIE GHOULIE AT HENSON ROBINSON ZOO

The Capitol Radio Group is sponsoring Zoolie Ghoulie at Henson Robinson Zoo from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2018, and 1:00-5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 27, and Sunday, October 28, 2018.  Volunteers will be passing out candy in the safe trick-or-treating event inside the zoo gates or working in the carnival area.  Volunteers are also encouraged—but not required—to dress in costumes if they can.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM – SPOOKTACULAR EVENING WITH ABE

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Spooktacular Evening with Abe.  Volunteers will be needed to operate family-friendly games on Saturday, October 20, 2018, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

 

SHERMAN HOLIDAY WONDERLAND

Volunteers are being sought to assist with the Sherman Holiday Wonderland, which will be hosted at the Sherman Athletic Club on Sunday, November 18, 2018.  Proceeds from the Sherman Holiday Wonderland are put toward the Sharon Miller Scholarship.  Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, November 18, 2018, helping set-up for the event from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m., helping vendors unload from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m., and working the Welcome Table from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM – FUN FROSTY FRIDAY

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist with their Fun Frosty Friday.  Volunteers will be needed to operate family-friendly games on Friday, November 23, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL — CLEAN-UP FOR BOYS’ BASKETBALL GAMES

The custodians at Williamsville High School are looking for assistance cleaning out the bleachers after the home boys’ basketball games on Friday, November 30; Saturday, December 1; Tuesday, December 4; Friday, December 7; Friday, December 14; Tuesday, January 15; Tuesday, January 22; Saturday, February 2; Friday, February 8; and Friday, February 15.  They are looking for a couple of volunteers per game, and while you will probably be needed for less than an hour, you will earn an hour of community service.

 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY AND MUSEUM – HISTORY DETECTIVE

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield is looking for volunteers to assist as a History Detective.  Volunteers will be needed to facilitate a children’s scavenger hunt in the museum during Winter Break in December and Summer Break in June and July.  Volunteers will need to work a four-hour shift, either from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., on any day of their choice during those timeframes.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL — WINTER CHOIR CONCERT

The Vocal Music Boosters need volunteers at the Winter Choir Concert on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.  Volunteers will need to work from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and will be plating the cheesecake during the choir concert and serving it immediately after the concert.

 

WILLIAMSVILLE’S HEALTHY KIDS’ RUNNING SERIES

Williamsville’s Healthy Kids’ Running Series is looking for volunteers leading stretches, directing runners along the courses, helping keep kids in order at the finish line, etc.  The races take place at the Williamsville Park on Sunday afternoons September 16, 23, and 30, and October 7 and 14.  Volunteers would need to be at the park from about 3:15-5:45 p.m.  They would also like volunteers to help run a few “healthy activities,” like jump rope, and to hand out fliers and stickers, etc. 

 

WILLIAMSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY AND MUSEUM — CHESS CLUB

The Williamsville Public Library and Museum is looking for volunteers with experience playing chess to assist younger and novice players learn the game during their Chess Club every Thursday during the months of September and October.  Volunteers can work from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or from 4:30-5:30 p.m. during any of the available dates.