Trinity Times

October 17, 2018

GRADES 6-8 SING AT TLC THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, AT 8:15 AM SERVICE

UPCOMING DAYS OFF - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25 AND FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26

TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH & SCHOOL NIGHT WITH THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS (Vs. DENVER NUGGETS)! SIGN-UP DEADLINE IS THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20!

Trinity families are invited to this special event to see the Bucks in their new home, Fiserv Forum! Pregame activities for Trinity Lutheran Basketball teams and their parents (if 100 tickets are sold).


WHEN: Monday, November 19 - 5:30PM-7:00PM Sports Science Center; 7:00 PM Bucks Tip-Off


COST: $50 per ticket


ORDER DEADLINE: Saturday, October 20 - Order forms were sent home with every student - more are available outside school office in brochure rack. OR CLICK ON BANGO'S PICTURE ABOVE FOR TICKET ORDERING.

B-TEAM VB AND SOCCER UNIFORM RETURN

Soccer players: If you haven't yet, please return your WASHED uniform in a bag with your name on it to Mr. Buch by this Friday.


B-Team Volleyball players:
Please return your WASHED uniform in a bag with your name on it to Mr. Buch by this Friday.

REFORMATION EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH PUMPKIN FEST THIS SATURDAY!

WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 10AM-2PM

WHERE: S39 W32887 Country Road D in Dousman


DETAILS: This is a FUN, FREE, Family Event - RAIN or SHINE!

Be sure to enjoy hayrides, bounce houses, pumpkin bowling, carving AND painting, apple bobbing, donut eating contest, chili and pie tasting, games, door prizes, and much, much more!

RESTAURANT FUNDRAISER AT JOSE'S BLUE SOMBRERO ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24

Dine in at Brookfield's JBS and 25% of all food sales that day will be donated to TLS! You must show this flyer: JBS Flyer


Also, Jose's Scrip cards are offering 20% rebate! Complete short survey below if you plan on purchasing JBS Scrip cards.

PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES COMING SOON!

Please look for a form that will be sent home today or tomorrow to sign up for Parent-Teacher Conferences, November 6-8. Please return that form to your child's teacher by Wednesday, October 24. Here is also a link to that letter: 2018 P-T Conferences

BASKETBALL REMINDERS:

Parents, if your children are involved in basketball at Trinity, please periodically check the athletic calendar for changes and updates.


The practice days for the basketball teams are as follows:

Girl's C-team: Saturdays 9-10:30

Boy's C-team: Sundays 5:30-7


Girl's B-team: Mondays 3:45-5:15 & Wednesdays 5:30-7

Boy's B-team: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 4-5:30


Girl's A-team: Mondays 4:15-5:45 & Thursdays 4-5:30

Boy's A-team: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30-8


Please note that the girl's A and B teams will have an overlap of practice and share the gym on Mondays so that any student involved in band can participate in both activities.

KUMON MATH & READING CENTERS IS OFFERING A 2-WEEK FREE TRIAL!

If you are interested in having your child receive more help in the area of reading or math, Kumon in Waukesha is offering a FREE 2-week trial, October 16-November 15. SPACE IS LIMITED - PLEASE REGISTER BY OCTOBER 22! Click on the picture above for more information/registration. Hard copies are also available in brochure rack outside of office.

PASTOR APPRECIATION DAY:

Wednesday, October 24 is Pastor Appreciation Day at TLS. Trinity students, faculty and families will be thanking all six pastors from Trinity and our sister churches who help with the weekly chapel service. We will be presenting each pastor with a small gift of appreciation for the wonderful work they do at our chapel service that day at 8:45 a.m. Please join us!


We are asking for a small donation of $1-$5 from each student or family to cover the costs of the gifts - however, don't let that amount limit your appreciation. You are certainly welcome to give more! Please bring your donation to the school office by Monday, October 22. Each pastor is invited to eat lunch with the students that day as well. Help us thank our pastors for all they do!


Pastor John Borgwardt (Living Word - Waukesha), Pastor Jonathan Arndt (Reformation – Dousman), Pastor Jason Hacker (Grace – Waukesha), Pastor Aaron Christie (Trinity), Pastor Scott Oelhafen (Trinity), and Pastor Lawrence Gates (Trinity).

OCTOBER'S ACTIVITIES:

  • 10/8-10/19 - MAP Testing
  • 10/17 - Grades 3K/4K Field Trip To Basse's - 8:30AM; Grade 4 Field Trip to Old World Wisconsin - 9:45AM; Photography Club - 3:45 PM; 5th Grade Optimist Run - 4:15 PM
  • 10/18 - Grades 3-5 Math Club - 3:45 PM
  • 10/19 - Grade 1 Field Trip to Ebert's - 8:15 AM; Grades 2-3 Field Trip to Discovery World - 8:45 AM
  • 10/23 - Lutheran Pioneers - 6:30 PM
  • 10/24 - Muffins with Mom - 7:00-8:15 AM; Pastor Appreciation Day & Jose's Blue Sombrero Restaurant Fundraiser Night!

Thursday, 10/18: Chili Mac

Friday, 10/19: Cheese French Bread Pizza

Monday, 10/22: Grilled Ham & Cheese

Tuesday, 10/23: Walking Tacos

Wednesday, 10/24: Mini Waffles


NOTE: 2nd and 3rd choices will always be PBJ and Salad Bar. Please refer to the online lunch calendar to see the side offerings.

KIDS HEART CHALLENGE

On Wednesday, October 24, the students will be participating in the Kids Heart Challenge to raise awareness and funds for the fight against heart disease. All students received pledge forms this week. If you would like to participate in raising money, all donations should be turned into Mrs. Eggert by Thursday, November 8.

MUFFINS WITH MOM - OCTOBER 24

Next Wednesday, 10/24, is Muffins with Mom from 7:00-8:15 AM in the Fellowship Hall. Enjoy some yummy muffins, milk, juice or coffee, and good conversation with other Trinity moms! Hope to see you there!

ATTENTION 7TH-12TH GRADERS:

Trinity’s English as a Second Language is in full swing, and will continue until Monday, December 10. ESL meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm. Babysitters are needed for all sessions. This is a great service opportunity! And babysitters receive nominal payment! Moms & Dads - Please see Mrs. Hierlmeier in the school office to sign up your student for any and all service dates. You can also email at khierlmeier@trinitywels.com. This means so much to our Hispanic friends!!!!! Thank you!!!!

BOX TOPS UPDATE

Remember to bring in your UNEXPIRED Box Tops - classroom competition is taking place and it looks like 5th grade is taking the lead with 1st and 3rd a close second! The next collection date is November 1, so please get them in by October 26! The winning class will earn some kind of reward at the end of the school year! Thank you for your continuing support!

MISSION OFFERINGS

Mission offerings can be brought to chapel each Wednesday. During the 1st semester, offerings will be given to our Russian missionaries.

Mission money collected so far: $384.98.

Thank you!

UPCOMING YOUTH GROUP EVENT FOR 7TH-12TH GRADERS

October 26-27, 8:00 PM-8:00 AM - The Lock-In Is Baaaack!

Back by popular demand, for all 7th-9th grade youth groupers.

For TEENS:

1) $10

2) A 2--liter beverage OR a snack to share

3) A signed youth behavior contract (email Mrs. Reinke to get a copy)

For PARENTS:

We need a total of 8+ parents to help chaperone (4 in 2 shifts) to help keep the youth safe. If we do not have enough by October 22, we will have to cancel event. Please email Mrs. Reinke for the youth contract and/or to help volunteer for this always fun event!

For all RSVP/questions - email Mrs. Laura Reinke (youthgroup@trinitywels.com) or call/text 414-254-3397

GRANDFRIENDS' DAY COMING NOVEMBER!

Trinity is excited to announce that we will be hosting a school wide Grandfriends’ Day on Wednesday, November 21, starting at 8:45 until 11:00 a.m. Please let Grandfriends in your family know we would like them to join us for this fun event. More details to follow.

TRINITY BIBLE INFORMATION CLASS HAS LAUNCHED - STILL TIME TO ATTEND!

You are still invited to join a new 12-week session of Trinity’s Bible Information Class every Wednesday evening from 7-8:30 pm, or every Sunday from 9:40-10:30 am in the church conference room. It's free, fun, biblically informative, and includes FREE child care! Ask questions and receive Bible-based answers to help you learn the main teachings of the Bible. Would you like to know more about what TLS teaches (or give even better help to your student in their homework for Religion/Bible class)? Join this session.


Know a family member, friend, co-worker, or neighbor who might join you? Invite them to try a class. To register, call Pastor Oelhafen 262-442-8568 or go to www.trinitywels.com/bic to sign up now.


"Grown in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ." (2 Peter 3:18)

TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH INFORMATION

Please visit the TLC website to see our Worship Schedule and information on other events!

Click on these headings to find out more information:

BIC

Trinity You Tube Channel

God's Yellow Pages

TLS WEBSITE

You can view the a short list of the following information/forms on our school website for the 2018-2019 school year. More can be found on the actual website:

TLS Website (Lunch Calendar/Athletic Calendar/Monthly School Calendar)

2018-2019 Yearly School Calendar

Power School Notices (to receive your child's academic progress and lunch balance notices)

Background Check

ALL Athletic Forms

Medication Administration Consent Form

Pre-Planned Absence Form

Singing Schedule