Trinity Times

September 19, 2018

GRADES 3-5 WILL BE SINGING AT THIS SUNDAY'S 8:15 AM SERVICE

Lawnmower Parenting

Please take the time to look at this article I found published in a mom's blog. I think it does a good job of explaining some pitfalls that caring parents can sometimes fall into without realizing the affects this could have down the road.

GRADES 3-5 MATH CLUB

This Thursday, September 20, Third, Fourth, and Fifth Graders are invited to join us for some math fun. We will meet after school in the science lab until 4:45. We will have a small snack and do a number of activities focused on place value. Contact Mrs. Kaulitz (skaulitz@trinitywels.com) with any questions.

UPCOMING FIELD TRIP: GRADES 1 AND 7 VISITING THE MILWAUKEE PUBLIC MUSEUM THIS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21!

JOIN THE FAMILIES OF THE WLHS CONFERENCE FOR A FUN NIGHT AT RAABE FIELD!

All families are welcome to come to WISCO's Football Tailgate and Game on Friday, September 21, at Raabe Stadium. Click here for the full details: WISCO Tailgate Party. Please RSVP to wlhs.org/tailgate before Thursday, 9/20.

DANCE TEAM PRACTICE THIS SUNDAY

Trinity's first Dance Team practice is this Sunday, September 23, from 12-3. We will be learning one whole routine at this practice. All dancers should bring a water bottle and healthy snack. Looking forward to starting another fabulous season!

Email coach Deanna at deannadodge@gmail.com with any questions.

PARENT & STUDENT WEB IDS & ACCESS CODES

The above form was sent home to students in Grades 2-8 recently, which will allow you to create a parent account in Power School. In order to receive notices, such as your child's progress at school or lunch account balances, your account needs to be set up first. Once account has been set up, click on this link and follow directions on how to receive notices: Power School Notices

VOLUNTEER TO HELP OUT IN THE LIBRARY

Are you looking for an easy & fun way to help here at Trinity? The school library could use a few more volunteers to help during classroom library times. If you are interested in giving 30 minutes or more of your time each week, please fill out the survey (https://goo.gl/forms/fCNGeMySpEs9CkJC3) or email Mrs. Kaulitz (skaulitz@trinitywels.com)

SPOTS ARE STILL OPEN - CONCESSIONS/SCORE BOARD HELP NEEDED FOR HOME VOLLEYBALL GAMES

There are still spots left to help with the couple remaining HOME VB games. Any parents are welcome to help! :) Thank you! SIGN-UP GENIUS

SCRIP NEWS!

Right now, Kwik Trip is running a bonus, offering a 9% rebate on each gift card. All cards in stock or ordered prior to September 28 will have the 9% rebate, so don’t miss this great opportunity to take advantage of earning some extra rebates!!

KWIK TRIP MILK CAP COLLECTION

This year we are collecting Kwik Trip milk caps and bag tops. The money is used for after school clubs. Every nickel helps! CLEAN milk caps and bag tops can be placed in the collection box outside of the school office. Thank you!

LUNCH MENU

Thursday, 9/20: Mini Corn Dogs

Friday, 9/21: Pepperoni French Bread Pizza

Monday, 9/24: Grilled Cheese

Tuesday, 9/25: Walking Tacos

Wednesday, 9/26: French Toast


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

EHP LOOKING FOR LEGOS

EHP/TLCC is accpeting donations of any Legos you are willing to part with (smaller pieces only). Thanks!

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: $237.66.

Thank you!

BOX TOPS (CLASSROOM COMPETITION - SEE NOTE BELOW!) & SENTRY RECEIPTS COLLECTION

Trinity will again be collecting UNEXPIRED Box Tops for the 2018-2019 school year, however, we have changed things up a bit! We are going to make the box tops a class competition. So we are going to instruct parents when they turn in the box tops to indicate a teacher they go with. Then we will keep a tally and display the totals outside the office. The winning class will earn some kind of reward at the end!


We are also collecting Sentry receipts (drop off is in box on bench outside school office). PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR SENTRY RECEIPT INCLUDES STICKER AND DATE.


Thank you for your continuing support!

ATTENTION 7TH GRADERS THROUGH TEENS - THIS MONTH'S EVENTS:

New Teen Bible Study: Every Sunday 9:40am-10:30am

We are going to provide a series of workshop style sessions on Sundays you can attend with (or without) your parents. These sessions are aimed at providing real-world applications to living our lives as Christians. They will be lead by many familiar Trinity faces throughout the year. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!


Piala's Nursey Fall Festival Event - September 30, 10 AM-1 PM OR 1 PM-4 PM - Psst - SERVICE HOURS ALERT HERE!!

Once again, this year the Trinity Youth Team is on deck to support this fun family event. We are in charge of the children's game station, which means all we need are 3-4 volunteers in each time slot (10-1 or 1-4) with some friendly smiles and a willingness to hand out prizes and help with games. We get a chance to share our faith in action and donations go directly back Trinity. So WINS all around! Please let Mrs. Reinke know which one you can help out at (Parents, too!!!)


For all RSVP/questions - email Mrs. Laura Reinke - youthgroup@trinitywels.com

or call/text 414-254-3397

2018 WLC WARRIORS BASKETBALL ATTACK ADADEMY FOR BOYS IN GRADES 1-8

Wisconsin Lutheran College is holding a basketball academy for boys in grades 1-8 on October 21, November 11 and December 2. You may register here by clicking on this link: WARRIORS ATTACK ACADEMY


Or if you prefer, paper copies are available outside school office in the brochure rack.

TRINITY BIBLE INFORMATION CLASS (BIC) LAUNCHING 9/19/18!


You are invited to a new session of Trinity’s Bible Information Class starting Wednesday, September 19, from 7-8:30 pm, and/or Sunday, September 23 from 9:40-10:30 am in the church conference room. It's free, fun, biblically informative, and includes FREE child care! One night a week for 12 weeks, 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.


Listen to BIC participant Sarah who said: “The class helped expand our knowledge and understanding of the Bible. After we finished the class, our newborn Matthew was baptized along with my husband Michael. We felt so blessed to have found such a wonderful church that brought our family together with Christ.”


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)

NEW FALL SESSION OF TRINITY GROWTH GROUPS LAUNCHING!

A new Trinity favorite is Growth Groups, launching the week of September 24-30 for five weeks. Over 250+ Trinity members have participated. This fun, social Bible study meets primarily in member homes and is based on the weekend Trinity sermon. Organized by age groups, get to know new friends as you grow in Christian faith. It’s also the main way we welcome our newest members. To get your preferred date, sign up NOW at: http://bit.ly/TGG18September or sign-up in the entryway. Interested in hosting your own group? We’d like to expand our current 8 groups. Contact Trinity Growth Group coordinator Jason Scherer 414-517-8373 or Pastor Oelhafen 262-442-8568.

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