Tuesday, September 18
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Good morning LVR Soccer Boys, you have practice tomorrow, that is Wednesday, at the lakeside field from 3:45-5:15 pm. You need to be there in order to play in Vernon this Friday. Please see Mr. Morton today at lunch to ensure your spot for the Vernon trip happening this Friday. That's Mr. Morton, room 302, stop by for a minute to ensure that he has you on the list to play and all other necessary paper work that is required.
Any students interested in the Selkirk College Trades Sampler program for Semester 2: there is a field trip to Selkirk this Thursday Sept. 20th in Period 3. Please meet in the Multi Purpose Room at 1 pm. Bussing will be provided there and back. See Ms. Malloff, Mr. Konken, or Ms. Wiltshire if interested.
There is a special opportunity for Intercultural Ambassadors. You are invited to attend a free educational training with Dr. Kyra Garson on Interculturalization! She is a renown speaker and professor on the topic and she will be in Nelson this Friday, September 21st. It is a pro-d day and would take place at the school from 8:50 to 10:30 along with Ms. Naka's Math class. There are only 3 spots available so the first to confirm with Tanis will have the spots.
A reminder to all REC leadership students that we are meeting today at 11:45 in room 207.
A reminder to all Ab-ed students: if your pink 1701 paperwork is not back by Monday the lovely Tony and Jesse will begin phoning home to get it completed.
A number of Alberta universities and colleges will be at LVR on Tuesday Sept. 18 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM in the multi purpose room. Parents and students are invited to come out and talk to the representatives. It is a great opportunity to get information and have all your questions answered.
Are YOU a Harry Potter Fan? The "Haghum School of Witchcraft and Wizardry" invites students ages 11 - 17, to compete for "House Cup", October 27th. Students will learn wand-working skills, solve a mystery quest, eat delicious food and, of course, play quidditch! Visit taghumhall.ca. Registered witches or wizards can expect their "school letter" by owl-mail by early October. Don't be late for wizarding school! Registration is only open until September 28th for $35. This event is a fundraiser for the Taghum Hall Society.
This Thursday from 10:45 - 12:15 Grace Nakano, the medical practitioner will be here. She can diagnose regular medical conditions, write prescriptions or refills, has morning after pills or condoms, can provide referrals to specialists or provide mental health care. If you would like a confidential appointment you can see Robin in the counselling area.
Mandy from Freedom Quest will be here all day Wednesday. She proves such supports as drug and alcohol information and harm reductions strategies, emotional regulation techniques, grief and loss support, information on self awareness, self-esteem, empowerment and personal rights. Please see Robin in the counselling area or Kathy in Room 205 if you would like to make a confidential appointment.
"Culture days" are being held this Wednesday from 4 to 6 at the Hall street plaza. There will be many fun activities for all. Ambassadors and International student alike are encouraged to check it out!
Runners of all ages and abilities! The Cross Country season is underway. If you are interested in being part of the LVR team, practices are held every day after school. Don't worry you don't need to make all the meetings. If interested, meet with Alex up on the soccer field, ready to run!
Races are Wednesdays afternoons for the months of September and October. If you have questions, please find Mr. Vissers in Room 315.