Published On: Mon, Aug 27th, 2012

Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of Aug. 30

CLUB SCHEDULE:

Friday, Aug. 31 – School Furlough Day

Monday, Sept. 3 – Labor Day Holiday (School, Club and Tribal Holiday)

Tuesday, Sept. 4 – Board of Directors Meeting for New Board members – 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 5 – Manager’s Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Friday, Sept. 14 – School Early Release – Staff Development

Wednesday, Sept.12 – Resolution Deadline – 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 19 – Board of Directors Meeting – 8:30 a.m. (Current Board Members)

Thursday, Sept. 20 – Safety Committee Meeting – 11:30 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 24 – School Furlough Day

Wednesday, Sept. 26 – School Early Release – Sacred Path

 

CLUB BOARD OF DIRECTORS’ ELECTION

Five Board members were selected as Board members for the Boys Club’s Oct. 1, 2012 through Sept. 30, 2014 term in the Club election held last Thursday.  The five selected were:  Albert Arch, Terry Bradley, Dwayne “Tuff” Jackson, Robert Lambert and Tiffani Reed. 

 

The newly elected Board members will convene on Sept. 4 to select two outside business people to serve on the Board and to elect officers for this term.  The High School student body will select a student representative to serve on the Board and Council appoints a representative (currently Perry Shell) bringing the total number of board members to nine.

 

VARSITY AND JV GAMES FOOTBALL GAMES CANCELLED

Because of scheduling conflicts with Thomas Jefferson and Townes County, the JV Football game on Thursday and Varsity Football game on Friday has been cancelled.  At this time these dates are being shown as open dates.

 

CONGRATULATIONS VARSITY BRAVES!

Congratulations to the Varsity Braves Football team who defeated Mitchell School Friday night 35-6.  This win brings the Braves’ season record to 2-0!  Thanks to all the players, coaches, staff, parents and fans for all they do to support Cherokee academics and athletics.

 

SEQUOYAH CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT

The 7th Annual Sequoyah Classic Golf Tournament was held Thursday, Aug. 23 and Friday, Aug. 24 at Sequoyah National Golf Club.  Over 180 golfers participated in this event.  Thanks to everyone who participated in this event as players, sponsors, volunteers; the tournament committee (including Tigger Lambert, Cris Weatherford, Vice Chief Larry Blythe, Robert “Birdie” Saunooke, Rita Grasty Matt Hollifield and Ryan Ott).  Special thanks also to Ryan Ott and his staff at Sequoyah National for all of their assistance.

 

Proceeds from this tournament will benefit the Cherokee Children’s Home, Bill Taylor Scholarship Endowment and the Cherokee Youth Center (Boys and Girls Club of America).

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Resident Counselor (Part-Time/Full Time/Temporary)

Opening Date:  August 16, 2012

Closing Date: August 30, 2012

For more information, contact the Club’s Receptionist at 497-9101.

 

CHILDREN’S COALITION MEETING

The Cherokee Children’s Coalition will meet in the Walkingstick School Age building Conference room on Thursday Aug. 30 at 11am.

 

BIODIESEL FUEL PRODUCTION

Remember to bring all your used cooking oil to the Boys Club’s Shop to be recycled into biodiesel fuel.  If you are unable to bring it by, contact Donnie Owle at 497-9101 so arrangements can be made to pick it up for you.  The fuel is being manufactured on-site and used in the Club’s School Buses and equipment.

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