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 The Monday Note
Trinity Lutheran School

June 1, 2015

Board of Education – Board of Directors –

Tuesday, June 9th – 7 pm Tuesday, June 16th – 7 pm Contact Eric Rupprecht if you are interested in attending.

FREE VISION AND HEARING SCREENING – The Tuscola County Health Department will be offering free Vision and Hearing screening for any child who will be entering school in the fall. Screening will be done on July 14th and August 11th, between the hours of 11:15 am – 6:15 pm, at the Tuscola County Health Department, 1309 Cleaver Road, Caro, MI. To Schedule an appointment, please call the Department at 989-673-8114, extension 141. The purpose of this screening is for early identification of a possible vision or hearing problem. This screening is mandatory before your child can go to Kindergarten.

FUNDRAISERS FOR THE KITCHEN – Father’s Day Fundraiser – 9X13 Strawberry-Rhubarb Cake - $10. Also, 9” Homemade Lemon Meringue Pie - $10. Sign up sheets will be in the Narthex. Orders are due by Sunday, June 7th. Pick up will be Friday, June 19th, by the kitchen’s back door from 3 – 5 pm. Any questions, call Patti at 868-9974

THE SIGN-UP BOARD FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR – The sign is up by the school office this week! Be sure to sign up!

JERRY – 989-550-8409 AND NATHAN – 989-293-5913 – are students at Trinity and working on a CHANGE THE WORLD PROJECT by mowing lawns. Please call them if you need your lawn mowed.

IMMUNIZATIONS FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2015 – 16 – Waivers will no longer be available from Trinity Lutheran School. Parents will be required to contact the Health Department, make an appointment, and have a short interview before a waiver will be given. This should take no more than 15 minutes. DO NOT ALTER THE WAIVER in any way. We will not be able to accept altered forms. You will have to go BACK to the Health Department for another form. Your child can be excluded from school if we have not received the waiver by the first day of school. To keep your child’s immunizations up to date, please contact the Health Department during the summer for an appointment. Don’t wait until 2 weeks before school starts – appointments may be in short supply!

Please contact the school office if you have any questions.

LOONS GAME – June 18th The Board of Youth is organizing a Family Fun Night to a Great Lakes Loons game. The game is on and the cost is $9.50 per ticket. It is a family feast night which is $1 each for hot dogs, pop, chips, and ice cream sandwiches. The park opens at 5 pm and you can come and get a tour of the park and watch the players practice. Game starts at 7:05 pm. We have 20 reserved tickets. If you are interested please contact Vicky Durkee at 989-868-4200.

CHURCH CAMPOUT – Dates are June 19, 20, 21. Money will need to be to Mrs. Dankert by Monday, June 1st. Cost: $33 a night. Please make the check out to ‘River Valley’. Plan on coming – we have a great time. Questions – see Mrs. Dankert.

WOULD YOU AND YOUR FAMILY BE INTERESTED in being greeters? We are looking for volunteers for the 5thweekends of the month – 5 pm on Saturday or 10:45 am on Sunday services. Contact the office if you are interested.


MONDAY – Cereal, Milk

TUESDAY – School Picnic

This menu is subject to last minute changes by the cooks

FRIDAYS: Every Friday is TIGER DAY. Be sure to wear your theme wear/spirit wear, or school colors: Orange, Blue, and White!

ACOLYTE SCHEDULE FOR MAY/JUNE (If you cannot acolyte during your scheduled time, contact someone to take your place).

Monday, June 1st – 7 pm – Church Service and Pre-School Graduation

MONDAY, JUNE 1ST – Worship Service and Kindergarten and Preschool Graduation at 7 pm.

TUESDAY, JUNE 2ND – Talent Show – 1 pm.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3RD – Chapel – 8:05 am – T-Awards to follow.

SUNDAY, JUNE 7TH – Graduation – 10:45 am service.

MONDAY, JUNE 15TH – Vacation Bible School from 8:30 – 11:30 am – Registration forms are available in the school office for participants and helpers.

JUNE BIRTHDAYS – Jacob K., (6/3), Brady B. (6/9), Kathryn H. (6/11), Nash L., (6/21), JULY BIRTHDAYS – Dominic P., (7/6), Ella A. (7/9), Jillian P. (7/9), Ruthie S. (7/9), Eli A. (7/18), Jayden K. (7/19), Mitchell N. (7/24), Kyle R. (7/27), Mr. Wright (7/31). AUGUST BIRTHDAYS – Kendall A. (8/7), Eli B. (8/11), Ally S. (8/13), Kenton R (8/27), Nathan H. (8/28), Bradley H. (8/31), Mrs. Abatelli (8/30).

JUNE BAPTISMS – D. Neumann (6/2), Blayke W. (6/6), Preston C (6/8), Eric S. (6/8), Mandy V. (6/16), Liam H. (6/19), Elizabeth H. (6/17),Alanna Bull (6/27), Kathryn H. (6/27), Dominic P. (7?29).


Valley’s Summer Camp programs include Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Football, Band, Art and Liturgical Dance. New Camps this year: Wrestling, Computer Animation, PowerPoint Graphics and Animations. Classes run from June 9th – June 26th. For complete details check with our office at Trinity or you may download the brochure from:www.vlhs.com/calendar/camps-and-clinics


CAMP CONCORDIA programs – Information is available at www.campconcordia.org.



PERSONAL CARE AND BEAUTY BRIGADE – We are accepting hair care such as shampoo bottles and caps, conditioner bottles and caps, hair gel tubes and caps, hair spray bottles and triggers, and hair paste plastic jars and caps. Skin care packaging such as lip balm tubes, face soap dispensers and tubes, face lotion bottles, tubes and plastic jars, body wash containers, soap tubes and dispensers, body lotion dispensers and bottles, shaving foam tubes (no cans), and hand lotion bottles and tubes. Also, cosmetic packaging such as lipstick cases, lip gloss tubes, mascara tubes, eye shadow cases, bronzer cases, foundation packaging and bottles, powder cases, eyeliner cases, eyeliner pencils, eye shadow tubes, concealer tubes, concealer sticks, and lip liner pencils.

PRAIRIE FARMS – Peel off the Prairie Farm sticker to reveal the code. Go to PrairieFarms.com to register your codes or you may bring in to the school and we will register the caps for you. You may enter 9 codes per day. We will receive 5 cents per code entered. Don’t throw them away!! DRINK MILK!! Thank you for your support.

CONTINUE TO SAVE – Box tops from General Mills throughout the summer. Since 2004 we have received $8,150.

PLEASE SAVEold dried up pens and markers, tape dispensers and cores. Bring these items to the school office or the library.

COKE REWARDS– Save all bottle caps and the tear-off codes on 12- and 24-packs of cans of all Coke products. Also, save the caps from Sprite, Minute Maid, Fanta, Barq’s, Fresca, Mello Yellow, Mr. Pibb, Nestea and the shrink wrap of Dasani water.

Use GOODSEARCH.COM for all of your web searches, and we will get 1 cent every time it is used.

PLEASE SAVE: Used Ink Cartridges/Phones – Please save all used laser cartridges, inkjet cartridges and old cell phones. A box is provided across from the library to drop off items.

CAMPBELL’S SOUP LABELSare saved all year around.

SAVE: Capri Sun and Kool-Aid (rinsed out!). We receive 2 cents for each. All others – we receive 1 cent

SCHAFER BREAD UPC’S– We earn 5 cents for each UPC turned in.

Trinity-St. James Lutheran Church, Munger, is selling cookbooks for $10. All proceeds from the sale of these books will go to the Caring Christian Friends program. This program helps those in need within the congregation and in the community throughout the year with food assistance, holiday food baskets, purchasing gifts for any tags that aren’t taken off the Christmas Caring Tree and various other needs. We have copies available in Trinity’s school/church office. You may also contact the office at Trinity-St. James at 659-2506 to purchase or contact Tammy Hopp at 225-8440. Any cookbooks purchased will be brought to Trinity and available for pick up in the church/school office.

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