Announcements November 17th

Announcements
November 17, 2015
Day 1

  • Reminder that Ms. Forbes will be hosting a movie “A Girls Life” for any girl who has brought in permission forms.
  • Basketball Practice
    • 3:15pm-5pm Boys AA Practice
    • 5pm-6:30pm Girls A Practice
  • Yearbook will be after school November 17 Tuesday till 4:30pm
  • Wednesday November 18 Pink Shirt day anti-bullying
  • Healthily living group Meeting November 18th Wednesday afterschool
  • Parent Council Meeting Wednesday November 18th at 7pm. All Parents and Guardians are welcome to attend.
  • Senior Band Wednesday November 18th till 4:30pm
  • Parent Teachers Interviews:
    • Thursday November 19 4pm-6pm
    • Friday November 20 9am-12pm ( No school for Students)

Celebrate RBC Sports Week in Canada with these FREE Events!

Free Public Skates at the following arenas on November 15th:
Tignish – 4pm-5pm
Alberton – 1:50pm-2:50pm
O’Leary – 2pm-3pm
Tyne Valley – 12:30-1:30
Evangeline – 1pm-2pm

Curling
Free Family Fun Night at Maple Leaf Curling Club, O’Leary on Monday, November 16 at 7pm.  Come out with your friends or family and give the sport of curling a try!  All you need is a clean pair of sneakers, children under 12 must wear helmets. Contact Alison at 859-8856 or griffin.wsrc@gmail.com for more information.

Try Pickleball

Tuesday November 17 from 5:30-7:30pm at Bloomfield Elementary School. For adults of all ages, no experience necessary. Pre-registration is required, contact Lauren at 859-8856 or harrison.wsrc@gmail.com


Try Archery
Wednesday November 18 from 6-8pm for anyone age 12+ at Hernewood Junior High School

Friday, November 20 is National Jersey Day! – Show your love and support for sport by wearing a jersey to school, work or play!

Dodgeball
Friday, November 20 from 1-3pm for children age 8-12 at Ecole Evangeline.  Cost is FREE, pre-registration is required by contacting Lauren at 859-8856 or harrison.wsrc@gmail.com

Mini Olympics
Saturday November 21 from 1-3pm, Children ages 5-12 at Ecole Pierre-Chaisson(Deblois). Children will be split into teams to participate in fun games and sports. Cost is FREE, pre-registration is required by contacting Lauren at 859-8856 or harrison.wsrc@gmail.com

Abegweit Archery OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, November 21 from 10am-3pm for anyone age 12+ at Miscouche Recreation Centre, contact Bruce at 436-5469 for more information

Alberton Bowling Alley OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, November 21 from 2-5pm come enjoy free bowling at Alberton Bowling.  Children must be accompanied by an adult and it will be first come first serve.  Contact Lauren at 859-8856 or harrison.wsrc@gmail.com for more information.

Tyne Valley Bowling Alley OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, November 21 from 3-6pm come enjoy free bowling at Tyne Valley Bowling Alley.  Children must be accompanied by an adult and it will be first come first serve. Contact Lauren at 859-8856 or harrison.wsrc@gmail.com for more information.

Children’s Programs

go!play After School Program
Our after school programs provide a safe and non-competitive environment for children to have fun and be active! Contact Alison for additional information Currently being offered in the following Schools:
Ellerslie Elementary –    3:00-4:00 Tuesdays for grade K-2 from Oct. 6 – Nov. 24
3:00-4:00 Thursdays for grade 3-6 from Oct. 8 – Nov. 26
Bloomfield Elementary – 2:50-3:50 Wednesdays for grade K-2 from Oct. 7 – Nov. 28
2:50-3:50 Fridays for grade 3-6 from Oct. 9 – Dec. 4
Miscouche Consolidated – TBD
Ecole Evangeline – TBD

Try Hockey
This free 6-week program  will introduce children in grade K-6 (not enrolled in Minor Hockey) to the sport of hockey.  All equipment is provided with the exception of skates
O’Leary
– Tuesdays from 3:30-4:20 starting November 10. O’Leary Elementary students can stay after school for a supervised walk to the arena.
Alberton – Wednesdays from 3:30-4:20 starting November 18.  Alberton Elementary students can stay after school for a supervised walk to the arena.
You must pre-register by contacting Alison at 807-9294 or griffin.wsrc@gmail.com

Try Biathlon Fun Day
Great opportunity for children age 8-14 to try the sport of Biathlon (skiing and shooting) on December 4 from 11-3 at Mill River Ski Park.  Event is free of charge but children mut bring a bicycle helmet and gloves for roller skiing.  Lunch will be provided but you must pre-register by contacting Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 859-8856

Parent’s Night Off
Drop your children age 5+ off for an evening of supervised physical activity while you finish your last minute Christmas shopping, baking or gift wrapping! Cost is $5/child or $10/family, snacks will be provided.  Space is limited so you must pre-register by using the information below:
Hernewood – TBD
Miscouche – TBD
Alberton – TBD
Tignish – TBD

Adult/Older Adult Programs

Cooking Class
10-week Healthy Cooking Class lead by Carole Chiasson 7-9pm Mondays starting September 28 at ME Callaghan Junior High School.  Program is being offered in conjunction with Community School – cost is $15.  All ages are welcome! Contact Alison for more information at 807-9294 or griffin.wsrc@gmail.com

go!Older Adults
Join Heidi Hudson for this free 8-week introduction to physical activity and healthy living program aimed at older adults of all abilities.  Anyone can join anytime! Contact Lauren at harrison.wsrc@gmail.com or 902-859-8856 for more information.  Current programs:
H2 Fitness – Tuesdays at 522 Mill River East Road at 9am starting Sept. 29
Tyne Valley – Wednesdays at the Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church at 9am starting Sept. 23
Evangeline – Wednesdays at Le Bel Age Seniors Complex (common room) at 10:45 starting Sept. 23
St. Louis – Thursdays at St. Louis Community Centre at 9am starting Oct. 1

go!Walk O’Leary
Join Jo-anne Wallace on Mondays at 12pm for a lunchtime walk break starting Sept. 14! Meet at O’Leary Guardian Drug Store and head out on Confederation Trail. Contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 902-807-9294 for more information.

go!walk Tignish
Join Anne Doucette on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30pm at Home Hardware! Free program starts September 22 – December 3, contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 902-807-9294 for more information.

Indoor Walk/Run Club ME Callaghan
Join Cherissa Arsenault on Thursdays at 7:30 at ME Callaghan for an indoor walk/run club.  She will help get you started on the right track to meet your goals.  Program starts November 5th.  Contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or 859-8856

50+ Walking Group Ellerslie
The Ellerslie walking group meets at 9am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday for approximately 1 hour of physical activity.  Anyone is welcome to join, but meeting location changes each week so please contact Mary McGuire for more information 831-2812.

For more information about our programs please contact Alison at griffin.wsrc@gmail.com or Lauren at harrison.wsrc@gmail.com.

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