Support DMARC and our community in need. Bring in your canned and boxed food from November 6-17. The red bins are located by the entrances at Valley. This is in conjunction with the NHS Blood Drive on November 20.
Western Hills Play
Assist the students at Western Hills Elementary with their theatrical production of Law & Order: Fairy Tale Unit. This is a fun and exciting time for students as they bring their characters to life on stage in this creative and laugh-out-loud production. Several opportunities are available including costume creation; set design; wrangling students; make-up/hair; etc. Sign up using the link below: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0D4CADA728AA8-western1 For more info contact Beth Barkley at email@example.com.
Hillside PTO Meeting
Volunteer childcare helpers are needed for the upcoming Hillside PTO meeting scheduled for Tuesday, November 10 from 6:15-7:45 p.m. Duties include playing games, helping with homework, and providing childcare for kids whose parents are attending the PTO meeting. There are two spots open so this would be a fun opportunity for friends. To volunteer please contact Erica Weeklund at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hillside is located at 713 8th Street in West Des Moines.
Sign up to donate blood at the NHS sponsored Blood Drive on November 20. Donations run 7:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Stop by the sign up table during lunch this week! All donors are to sign up during a planning time.
Join us at our next FCA huddle on tonight, Monday, November 6 at 8:00 p.m. in the North Gym. Former Drake track coach LaRon Bennett, who participated in the 2016 Olympic trials in the 400m hurdles, will be our guest speaker. We’ll also have a fun game to play, plus some treats. All students are invited to attend! Follow us on twitter @Valley_FCA.
FCA will be collecting used sports equipment at our next two huddles for a school in Nicaragua. The school needs basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, baseballs/softballs, soccer nets, volleyball nets, and baseball/softball gloves.
The offseason weightlifting program will begin with an orientation meeting on Tuesday, November 7 at 6:30 in the Valley high school weight room. The athletes should come dressed for active participation, the program will last for approximately one hour. Any and all questions should be directed to coach Bakey at bakeyt or 515-633-4260.