Livonia PTSA Council Courier
News for March 2016
It's NOMINATIONS Season!
- WHEN do you have to select your Nominations Committee
- WHO should make up your Nominations Committee
- HOW you need to select your Nominations Committee
- WHEN does your slate of nominees need to be presented
- WHEN are your elections held
Your BYLAWS will answer all of these questions. MANY UNITS WILL NEED TO PRESENT THEIR NOMINATIONS IN MARCH!! Don't miss this important task - set your Unit up for future success NOW!
Your Liaison is available and happy to assist you if you have any questions.
High School PTSA Voter Registration Drives
Tuesday February 2, 2016
86 students registered!
68 Livonia residents
18 Westland Residents
Wednesday February 3, 2016
125 students registered!
124 Livonia residents
1 Westland resident
Thursday February 4, 2016
76 Students registered!
48 Livonia residents
28 Westland residents
Livonia Culinary Tour
Livonia Culinary Tour on Sunday March 13, 2016 from 1 to 4 pm.
This event will celebrate food while benefiting the LPS program. Patrons can sample food, speak with chefs and bid on items in the silent auction. Proceeds benefit the Livonia Culinary Program and Chef Chuck Sansone.
Tickets are available for $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
Contact instructor Chris Bednarczyk at firstname.lastname@example.org or call
734-744-2655 x 47184 to reserve your tickets now or to find out how your business can participate in this second annual event!
MI PTA Euchre PARTY!
Another Founders Day has come and gone...
Your feedback is welcome...
Survey results are anonymous. Responses have been made public for all to see. Please let us know what you thought!
Amy Kotrych - Distinguished Parent Award
Sandy Christofferson - Distinguished Staff Award
Sarah Petrie - Distinguished Parent Award
Beth Buffington - Distinguished Staff Award
Shawn Grose - Distinguished Parent Award
Charles O'Laughlin - Distinguished Staff Award
Make sure to LIKE us while you're there!
Michigan PTA Annual Convention - REGISTER NOW!
April 15 - 16, 2016
Lansing Community College
Member Pre-Registration (by 3/30/2016) - $99
Non-Member Pre-Registration (by 3/30/2016) - $124
Member On-Site Registration (after 3/30/2016) - $129
Non-Member On-Site Registration (after 3/30/2016) - $154
Student Registration - $59
Convention T-Shirt - $15
Book your room now! Hotel capacity is limited at Convention time!
The Michigan PTA Board and Convention Committee will be staying at the
Quality Suites Hotel
901 Delta Commerce Dr. • Lansing • 48917
Free WiFi • Complimentary Breakfast
State you are with the Michigan PTA Convention
to receive a room night rate of $89 (plus applicable taxes).
PTA Convention is for YOU
1 - Grant & Cass PTA meeting
4 - Randolph PTA Pizza, Pop & Paperbacks night
9 - Garfield PTA meeting
10 - Randolph PTA meeting
11 - Kennedy PTA meeting
13 - Patriot Inn Livonia Culinary Tour @ Franklin High School
14 - Franklin PTSA meeting
16 - Livonia PTSA Council Workshop @
- Johnson PTA meeting
22 - Churchill PTSA meeting
- Cass PTA Battle of the Books
25 - April 1 LPS Spring Break - NO SCHOOL
28 - Membership Due
14-15 - MI PTA Convention, Lansing, MI
20 - Livonia PTSA Council GMM - ELECTION OF OFFICERS @ Stevenson High School
26 - YMAD @ Churchill High School
28 - Membership Due
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