Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Seniors, please sign up in the office to sell 50/50 tickets at home games and meets. You can earn credit toward extra Dollars for Scholars scholarship money.

Seniors, Mrs. Nelson is looking for volunteers to help get kids into their costumes for the PBJ Christmas programs December 11 and 18, at 1:30 and 6:30. Please call her if you’d like to help.

Sanford Health Center is hosting a SCRUBS Camp Monday, January 15th, from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Sanford in Mayville. Students in grades 8-11 are invited to attend. The camp exposes students to careers in the health field. If interested, pick up an application from Mrs. Hanson. Applications are due by December 15th & it is limited to 25 students.

There will be auditions for the MSU Theatre Spring play, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” today and tomorrow, December 5 and 6 at 6:30 each night in the MSU Old Main Theatre (Main 209). Please e-mail robert.sylskar if you would like to audition for this show or even if you just want to help. If you can’t make either audition time, but still want to be part of the production, please let me know that as well. No preparation is necessary. Just show up and read. We hope to cast the show and have a couple of read-throughs of the show before Christmas break, with full rehearsal schedule resuming at the start of Spring Semester. Bob Sylskar, Director.

The Book Fair is open all this week! Hours today, Wednesday and Friday are 8 AM to 4 PM. Thursday hours are 8 AM to 9 PM. If you are interested in volunteering, please see Miss Geisinger in the library.

Speech practice will be Thursday, December 7, instead of today this week.

The High School Music Department will present it’s Christmas Concert this Thursday at 7:30. If your last name begins with letters N-Z, please bring 1 dozen bars or cookies. Let’s all come out and support the Arts at MPCG!

Let’s all bring items to donate to our local Food Pantry! Please note that they DO NOT NEED green beans or mac & cheese. They DO NEED breakfast cereal, breakfast bars; bathroom supplies such as soap, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, as well as other items. The last day to bring is December 13. Let’s all help those in need during the holidays. 33 middle school students have brought a total of 512 items for the food pantry. We have only about a week left to bring items to reach our goal. If you haven’t brought anything yet, please bring so we can reach our goal. Thanks to those who have brought.

Today the Girls’ Basketball Teams host Park River Fordville Lankin, 7th and 8th grade at PBJ starting at 4:00, and JV and Varsity here, starting at 6:00. Let’s all come out and support the Patriots!

Congratulations to Kendall Nelson of 8H and Gavin Mewes of 8J for winning the preliminary competition of the Geography Bee in their classes. They will compete against four others to determine the school champion on December 19.

Today’s menu is Ham, Twice-baked Potatoes, Carrots, Coleslaw, Pears, Juice.