Livonia PTSA Council Courier
News for April 2016
2016-2017 Nominees for Livonia PTSA Council Executive Board
President - Joanne Hayes
Vice President - Karen Werden
Second Vice President - Debbie Pline
Treasurer - Tytti Newton
Recording Secretary - Amanda Walworth
Corresponding Secretary - Joy Ellis
The Livonia PTSA Council officers’ election will be held at the General/Annual Membership meeting April 20, at 7:00 P.M. in the Stevenson LMC. Additional nominations will be taken from the floor. Those eligible to vote shall hold a membership in a unit with a good standing status. Voting by proxy shall be prohibited.
Respectfully submitted by Kellie Dummer, Karen Werden and John Grzebik
ELVs is back for Summer 2016!
Sessions will be held at the Civic Center Library on 5 Mile near Farmington. They will be scheduled based on child and volunteer availability Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:30am - 4:30pm. Parents or guardians are required to remain at the library while their child is with the volunteer.
To register your elementary student for the summer ELVs program, follow this link:
If you would like to volunteer as an ELVs tutor, follow this link:
If you are interested in more information, please contact Amanda Walworth:
Cleveland PTA kicks off March is Reading Month
Way to go Cleveland Elementary PTA!
Rosedale celebrates March is Reading Month
Michigan PTA Convention is coming up quickly!
Michigan PTA Annual Convention - REGISTER NOW!
April 15 - 16, 2016
Lansing Community College
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
We have been told the Quality Suites Hotel is fully booked for Friday night.
Below are other hotel options in the area.
Please note that Michigan PTA does not have any special room rate arrangements with these hotels.
Crown Plaza • 517-323-7100 • 925 S. Creyts Rd., Lansing, 48917
Country Inn and Suites • 517-648-6547 • 6511 Centurion Dr, Lansing, 48917
The Michigan PTA Board and Convention Committee will be staying at the
Quality Suites Hotel
901 Delta Commerce Dr. • Lansing • 48917
UPDATED CONVENTION SESSIONS!!!!
Spring is trying to arrive...
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5 - Grant & Cass PTA meeting
6 - Randolph PTA meeting
8 - Cass PTA Movie Night, Grant Battle of the Books
11 - Franklin PTSA meeting
12 - Kennedy PTA meeting - ELECTIONS
13 - Garfield PTA meeting
14 - Frost PTSA meeting
15 - LPS NO SCHOOL
15-16 - MI PTA Convention, Lansing, MI & Kennedy PTA Mom 2 Mom Sale
18 - BOE meeting
20 - Livonia PTSA Council GMM - ELECTION OF OFFICERS @ Stevenson High School
- Johnson PTA meeting
26 - YMAD @ Churchill High School
- Churchill PTSA meeting
28 - LPS NO SCHOOL
- Membership Due
25 - Livonia PTSA Council Officer Training @ Franklin High School
28 - Membership due
30 - LPS NO SCHOOL (Memorial Day)
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