Published On: Mon, Nov 4th, 2013

Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of Nov. 7

CLUB SCHEDULE:

Wednesday, Nov. 6 – Manager’s Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Monday, Nov. 11 – Veteran’s Day Holiday (Club, School and Tribe)

Wednesday, Nov. 13 – Board Resolution Deadline – 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Health Screen – 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. – Club Lobby

Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Board of Directors Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Thursday, Nov. 21 – Safety Committee Meeting – 11:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 27 – School Early Release – 11:30 a.m.

Thursday, Nov. 28 – Thanksgiving Holiday (Club, School and Tribe)

Friday, Nov. 29 – Tsali Day Holiday (Club, School and Tribe)

HALLOWEEN THANKS!

Thanks to the Club’s Halloween Committee for their hard work and dedication to the Safe Trick or Treat Night event held last Thursday.  The Club’s booth theme this year was “Minecraft” which is a game that allows players to build constructions out of textured cubes in a 3D procedurally generated world. Special thanks to Tiff Reed, Trista Welch, Terry Bradley, Beth Bradley, Sherry Toineeta, Paige Crowe, Nikki Crowe, Gina Crowe, Jody Saunooke, Michael Bradley, Leslie Lossiah, Ietan Reed-Littlejohn, Hayes Reed, Herbie Lossiah, Chad Carver, Travis Smith and Missy Ledford for their assistance in this project.

THANKS!

Thanks to everyone who coordinated the benefit for Jerry Sherrill last Friday.  Thanks also to those who came out to support the sale of the Indian Dinners at this benefit    held at the Acquoni Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Jerry, a Boys Club Bus Driver and C&F employee is currently undergoing treatment for leukemia.

THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS

Please keep the friends and families of Bill Ledford, Frances Littlejohn Smith, Betty Lossiah, Charles Lambert, Mary Murphy and Mildred Catolster in your thoughts and prayers as they go through this difficult time in their lives. The Boys Club extends their sincere sympathy to all of these families.

FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES NEWS

The Family Support Services’ office will not be taking applications for heating or emergency assistance during the months of November, December and January.  Their policy does not provide this assistance the month before, the month of, and the month after Per Capita distributions.  They will begin taking applications again Feb. 1, 2014.

CHRISTMAS STORE TAKING APPLICATIONS

Applications for the Christmas Store sponsored by Family Support Services begins today – Monday, Nov. 4.  For more information, please contact Leslie Lossiah at 497-6092.

FRELL OWL AWARD DEADLINE

Friday, Nov. 8 at 12pm is the deadline for submission of Frell Owl Award nominees.  If you need a nomination form, you can get one from the receptionist at the Boys Club or you can have a form e-mailed to you.  The Frell Owl Award recognizes people in the community who have significantly contributed to the welfare of children and families outside of the requirements of their job.  Contact Jeannie Arkansas at 497-9101 for more information.

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