Due to the inability to use the ovens in the WHS school kitchen during the week of September 10, there will be a limited variety of school lunch db20180910 entree options available each day until the problem is fixed. We expect the problem to be resolved by the end of the week. Daily entree options will be posted in the WHS Daily Bulletin each morning.
Lunch: cheeseburger, hot dog, turkey or ham & cheese sandwich, or SunWise sandwich. (Lunch menu changed due to gas leak)
Vocal Music Boosters Meeting: Monday, Sept. 10th at 6:30pm in the WHS Teachers’ Lounge. All JH and HS choir parents are encouraged to attend.
4:00pm - Boys JV Golf vs Pleasant Plains High School @ Pasfield – Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm
4:30pm – Boys Varsity, JV Soccer vs Mt. Zion High School (@ MTZ Intermediate School) Bus leaves 2:30pm, please dismiss 2:20pm
6:00pm - JV Football vs Auburn High School – (H)
Lunch: Cheese ravioli, cheeseburger, grilled chicken sandwich, and SunWise sandwich. (Lunch menu changed due to gas leak)
4:00pm - Girls Golf vs Porta/Auburn/Springfield @ Lincoln Greens – Bus leaves 2:15, please dismiss 2:05pm
4:30pm - Boys Varsity Soccer vs Peoria Christian High School (+JV)
5:00pm - Boys Golf vs Greenview/Marao/Plains @ The Rail
5:00pm – Freshman, JV, Varsity Volleyball @ Porta Jr/Sr High School – Bus leaves 4:00pm
FFA Labor Auction
Lunch: Taco quesadillas or Toasted cheese sandwich, chicken fajita soup, baby carrots, cinnamon applesauce, grape juice cup, ½ pint of milk
4:00pm - Boys Golf vs Hartsburg-Emden High School @ North Greens-Atlanta
Youth & Government meeting for all members from 6-7 pm in Room 101
Lunch: Pasta with meat sauce or Italian meatball sandwich, fruit & rodb20180910e salad with croutons, crunchy ranch chickpeas, mandarin oranges, ½ pint of milk
4:00pm - Girls Golf vs Auburn/Porta/Rochester @ The Rail
4:30pm - Boys Golf vs Auburn High School (JV )
4:30pm - Boys Varsity Soccer @ Pleasant Plains High School (+JV)
5:00pm – Freshman,
JV, Varsity Volleyball vs Maroa-Forsyth High
6:00pm - Freshman Football vs Maroa-Forsyth High School
Lunch: Stuffed cheese pizza or Sausage pizza, creamy coleslaw, buttered corn, fresh fruit, fresh-baked cookie, ½ pint of milk
Jostens will be here at lunch – $60 deposit - Any questions? Call 217-483-8989
· Sophomores – time to order rings!
· Seniors – last day to order graduation caps & gowns.
TBA - Varsity Volleyball @ Mt. Pulaski Tournament
3:30pm - Girls Golf vs Sacred Heart - Griffin High School (@ The Rail )
7:00pm - Varsity Football @ Maroa-Forsyth High School
Varsity Volleyball @ Mt. Pulaski Tournament
TBA -JV Volleyball @ Lutheran High School (Lutheran JV Tournament )
9:00am - Boys Golf @ West Central Tournament @ Plum Creek
9:00am - JV Soccer vs Williamsville JV Tournament
10:00am - Cross Country @ Dunlap High School
PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES - Parent Teacher conferences are taking place November 8 and 9. On November 8, students will be dismissed from school at 11:30. Conferences take place from 12:30–3:30pm, 4:00-8:00 pm. On November 9, there will be no student attendance. Conferences take place from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. Sign-ups will be available October 1.
Chess Club - Williamsville Public Library - every Thursday in September and October. Adults or students can come in from 3:30-6:00pm on Thursdays to play chess!
Cheer Camp - The WHS Cheerleaders will be holding their annual Fall cheer camp on Monday, September 17, at WHS from 5:30-7:30 pm. Come join them for a fun time of learning cheers and stunts! Those who attend the camp will then cheer at the home football game on Friday, September 21. Camp forms can be found on the db20180910 page of the school website.
Any young volunteer in grades 5-12 are welcome to apply.
Discover Duke--Duke admissions officers will present information and answer questions about the university, the admissions process, financial aid, and much more on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 6:30PM at St. Louis University High School. Please register at admiss.ugrad.duke.edu/discover-duke.
The Coast Guard is Hiring! Do you think you have what it takes to save lives, bust drug traffickers, or protect the environment? Stop by the guidance office for an informational packet or visit the guidance webpage for more contact information.
Congratulations to the following Freshman Class Officers:
· Ross Bodine (President)
· Addison Lopian (Vice-President)
· Claire Ibbotson (Secretary)
· Hunter Moser (Treasurer)
Please see Mr. Martens if you are interested in any of these opportunities
SPORTS BOOSTERS — FOOTBALL CONCESSIONS
The Sports Boosters are looking for volunteers to help out with concessions during the home football games on 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.
ST. JOHN VIANNEY — FALL FEST
St. John Vianney needs volunteers for their Fall Fest on Sunday, September 16, 2018. They are looking for volunteers to help serve meals, work children’s games, etc. Volunteers will need to work from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.