Keep current with what's going on at Island School. For parents, students, and anyone who wants to be "in the know."
Thursday, October 2, 2014
This Weekʻs Classifieds/Community Events
Help Needed For Art Day
Artistsʻ Luncheon Coordinator. This
job entails organizing the potluck lunch for the artists and volunteers
on Art Day. Two or three parents could share this job. Please contact
Penny Nichols for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
Square egg trays needed: Anyone
with a restaurant connection: we need lots of square "egg trays" (the
gray ones that restaurants get their eggs in). We could use a stack six
Sewing Machines: Cristy and
Joan are offering a high school quilting workshop - making tiny quilts
for preemies. Machines should be in good working condition. (They
promise to take good care of them.) If you can lend your machine, please
email email@example.com, and plan to deliver it to her classroom by Monday, October 20. Volunteers from Kaua‘i Quilters Guild will be mentoring the students - so your machines will be in good hands.
small cardboard boxes, large pieces of heavy cardboard, quart-sized
plastic containers (with or without lids),fabric scraps: solid colors
and children's prints.
Bring your donations to the art room or leave them in the front office labeled "For Penny." Out in the Country at Hanchett Ranch Grades5-8 (plus their younger siblings) are invitedto spend Fall Break, October 6 - 10, horsebackriding, farming, hiking and more, from 8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Hawaiian crafts at Hanchett Ranch in Moloa‘a. $200 each. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. Spaces are limited.
Looking For Fake Pumpkins for 5th Play They
need to be plain on one side and scarey on the other. So if you have
some extras, please drop them off in the Drama Office, or contact Peggy
at email@example.com. Mahalo.
Lauren Calhoun Has Tickets for An Evening of Hawaiian Song &Dance
Email Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.
Book & Bake Sale
Kapa‘a Friends of the Library is having its annual book and bake sale on Friday, Oct.3, and Saturday, Oct. 4. Friday is for members only and goes from 5-8pm. Saturday
is from 10 to 6 and is open to everyone. The Coconut Festival and Kapa‘a Art Night are also happening on Saturday,
so it's a fun stop to make while enjoying all the festivities. Great
prices on books in excellent condition, with a special section just for
kids and young adults. This is the library's only fundraiser of the
year, so they need our support. Community Service Opportunity - Volunteers for the book and bake sale are needed from
Thurs. afternoon thru Sat. evening. Students can get community service credit hours for any time
spent helping. Contact Maria Walker for more information at email@example.com.
Puppy Needs a Home
Need a new home for a seven
month old Lab/Airedale mix.
Moving and can't have pets. Sweet personality, kid friendly, housebroken. Male. Call Thomas @ 386-679-0411
Study Skills -- Organization and Time Management
ALL iSchool subjects
except Spanish, plus programming and Latin
Individual or Small Group Lihu‘e to North Shore
Lexa Mink-Flacco, IS ’11 and now studying Computer
Science and Classics at UH Manoa, is on-island this year and offering tutoring services.
While at IS, she took and did well in 4 classes
with Mr. Bray, 7 science classes, and 3 years of Chinese; plus Creative
Writing, AutoCAD, a year of Calculus at KCC. She’s also worked with children
and adults with Asperger’s and autism spectrum disorder.
Individual instruction is $30 an hour with a 1-hour
- very inexpensive small-group
supervised and assisted study sessions afternoons at Island School
and evenings in Princeville.