December 7 Announcements

 The Chugiak High School Orchestra invites students and staff to attend the Chugiak’s”Concert and Symphonic Orchestras” Concert that will feature Memorable Melodies to Dance To! Music ranges from The Christmas Song and Greensleeves to Lord of the Dance Celtic Music! The concert is free to the public and begins at 7:00 pm tonight in the Chugiak Auditorium. There will also be cookies and bars for sale at the concert! We invite you to attend!

 Bookmark design contest! Artists, come to the Library for details on topic and rules for the Annual Bookmark Design Contest. Four winners will be published by the school district! Entries due tomorrow.

 Please come and join the Russian Club and ROTC for our joint ROTC Russian Karavai party tomorrow at lunch. Linguists from JBER will be here to present information on using one’s World Language skills in their careers as well as we will go over the Cyrillic alphabet military style and learn the Karavai song and dance. Russian food from the Eastern European Deli and Store will also be enjoyed — borscht, stolichni salad, and karavai, the special sweet bread for traditional celebrations and getting to know each other occassions. Please feel free to join us in the range for this celebration from 10:22-11a.m.

 Alaska Native/American Indian High School Juniors, Seniors, and Parents are invited to a College PREP EVENT at the ASD Education Center Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 11:00 am to 4:00pm. Included will be discussions with current college students, a parent discussion group, Native Corporation/Tribal Scholarships, FAFSA information, Scholarship Essay writing workshop and information about the TRIO Programs. This is being sponsored by the Title VI Indian Education Program.

 Help those in need this winter. There will be drop boxes by all major entrances until Dec. 15th. Many families need baby clothes, diapers, and blankets for this cold season. Mittens are especially needed.

 This week is HOUR OF CODE: Go to the Chugiak Library webpage and choose a game at the URL posted in the announcements for the day.

 Next week, December 11 – 15, is Spirit Week!!

  • Monday – wear your holiday socks and hat!
  • Tuesday – winter sports day! Wear your favorite winter sports themed clothing; whether it’s skiing, hockey, snowboarding, or bobsledding!
  • Wednesday – holiday family photo day! Get a group of people together and wear matching clothing!
  • Thursday – dress like your favorite holiday movie character.
  • Friday – wear your ugliest holiday sweater!