Trinity Times

January 31, 2018

REMINDER: THERE IS NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5!

FEBRUARY 6-9!

*HAVE FUN AND show TLS spirit - Please follow the dress code!!*


TUESDAY, 2/6

Mismatch, Crazy Hair, & Sock Day

WEDNESDAY, 2/7

Red Carpet Day-dress like you are walking the red carpet!

THURSDAY, 2/8

Duct Tape Day-get creative!

FRIDAY, 2/9

Trinity Day-wear blue & gold!!

TLS & TLCC OPEN HOUSE

Trinity Lutheran School and Child Care will be hosting two open houses:

Thursday, February 8: 4:00-7:00 PM

Saturday, February 10: 9:00-11:00 AM

Invite someone you know!

THIS WEEK AT TRINITY...

Wednesday, Jan. 31: GB and BB2 HOME games - 4:30 and 5:30 PM

Friday, Feb. 2: Zoo to You In-School Program for Pre-K students

Saturday, Feb. 3: BB1, BB2 and GB AWAY Basketball Tournaments

Monday, Feb. 5: NO SCHOOL

Tuesday, Feb. 6: Culver's Night - 5-8 PM by Woodman's

Wednesday, Feb. 7: 6th Grade @ Phoenix for a day

LUNCH MENU THIS WEEK...

Thursday, Feb. 1: Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Friday, Feb. 2: Pepperoni Pizza Stick

Tuesday, Feb. 6: Walking Tacos

Wednesday, Feb. 7: Pancakes


NOTE: 2nd and 3rd choices will always be PBJ and Salad Bar.

Please refer to the online lunch calendar to see the side offerings.

LOST & FOUND

There are several items on the table downstairs by the gym. Please come and check if your child is missing anything. Any items not claimed will be taken to Goodwill on February 7. Thank you!

BASKETBALL UNIFORM RETURN

In order to limit mass uniforms coming in at various times, please follow the schedule of bringing in basketball uniforms:

Boys C-team: Friday, February 2

Girls C-team: Tuesday, February 6

Girls B-team: Wednesday, February 7

Boys B-team (B1 and B2): Thursday, February 9

Boys A-team: Tuesday, February 13

Girls A-team: Tuesday, February 20

Please remember to return the uniforms clean (including stains) in a plastic bag with your child's name on it. A reminder that if a uniform is damaged, it the the parent's responsibility to pay the replacement cost for a new uniform. Also, please make sure all the ALL KNOTS are untied. Any questions, please contact Mr. Rydecki. Thank you!

RUMMAGE SALE TO BENEFIT TOMORROW'S CHOICE

Saturday, February 10

Trinity's Fellowship Hall

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

**$5 Bag Sale - 1-3 p.m.**


If you would like to donate items for the sale, please drop them off on

Friday, February 9, between 4-7 PM

Where: Trinity's Fellowship Hall

1052 White Rock Avenue

(lower parking lot, off Baxter Street)

BOYS WRESTLING STARTS SOON!

Wrestling will be starting the week of February 12. Practices will be on Mondays and Thursdays from 3:45 (after school) until 5:30. PLEASE pick up a wrestling packet with important information in the brochure rack outside of the school office. Two important forms to fill out and return are the permission slip and concession form. Any questions, please contact Mr. Rydecki. Thank you!

8TH GRADE GRADUATION PORTRAITS

8th grade parents: Mark your calendars for Thursday, February 15. This will be a special photo session for your child; multiple poses will be taken. You will have the opportunity to view the pictures before you purchase them. More information coming soon!

SINGING AT AREA WELS CHURCHES

On Sunday, February 19, ALL K-8 students will be asked to share their voices at Living Word-Waukesha, Reformation-Wales, or Grace-Waukesha. We have divided all the families between the three churches and will just go out and sing this one Sunday. Please click on this link to see where your child sings: SINGING SCHEDULE. Please contact Mrs. Rydecki with any questions at krydecki@trinitywels.com. Pre-K is also invited to sing if they have siblngs. :)

CONFIRMATION/YOUTH RALLY MEETING SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25

There will be a parent/student confirmation/youth rally meeting on Sunday, February 25, at 9:30 a.m. in the church sanctuary. Any student (grades 8-12) who is being confirmed this year or who is hoping to attend youth rally should plan on attending. Meeting expected to last less than 30 minutes.

Anyone unable to attend should email Laura Reinke directly at lreinke@trinitywels.com

CAPTURE PHOTO MOMENTS/MEMORIES USING TRINITY'S SHUTTERFLY SITE

Trinity utilizes Shutterfly for members to download their pictures. In order to become a member, you will need to fill out a form and submit it to the school office. Here is the link for FAQs and the Sign Up Form: Trinity Shutterfly

ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY!

Children should have brought home an order form for yearbooks this week. If you would like one, please turn in the order form with payment (check payable to School Pics or cash) to the school office. Orders can be placed via www.schoolpics.org as well. Please follow directions on sheet. Orders are due by: March 9.

7th AND 8th GRADE LUTHER PREP RECRUITMENT WEEKEND MARCH 9 & 10, 2018

7th and 8th grade students and parents are invited for a FUN recruitment trip to Luther PreparatoRy School in Watertown, WI, that includes seeing the school musical, "Beauty and the Beast", and playing in a grade school co-ed basketball tournament with 45+ WELS schools from across the country!


A letter/permission slip will be sent home this week, but here is a link to that as well:

LPS Recruitment/Basketball Tournament


PLEASE RETURN MONIES AND PERMISSION SLIP TO THE SCHOOL OFFICE OR PASTOR OELHAFEN BY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9.

UPPER GRADES SPRING PLAY MARCH 23

For the 2018 spring performance, Trinity's upper grades will be performing "Little Red Robin Hood" by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus. This play is a humorous retelling of Robin Hood with many fairy tale characters making an appearance. The show will take place March 23, with a performance at 4:30 p.m. and again at 7:00 p.m.


The show will have 25 characters for which students can audition. The remainder tryout dates are today and tomorrow. All upper grade students who do not receive a speaking part in the show will be encouraged to participate as extras, stage hands, set designers, and more.


If you have any questions, please speak with Ms. Seiltz or Mrs. Krueger.

MISSION OFFERING will be collected for Zambia, Africa

So far this semester, Trinity Lutheran has collected

$37.00.

To God the Glory!

BIBLE INFORMATION CLASSES - WEEK 2

There’s still time to join up with our Wednesday Bible Information Class known as BIC on Wednesdays from 7-8:30 pm in the Church Conference Room. It’s free, fun, and this class reviews the main teachings of the Bible. Last week, 12 people (8 non-members) came to learn more of God and His Word. This class is designed for folks new to Trinity. To register for the class, simply call Pastor Oelhafen 262-442-8568. For more info, go to www.trinitywels.com/BIC. Introduce your friend to our best friend & Savior Jesus.

WINTER GROWTH GROUPS LAUNCHED W/110+ SIGNED UP!

God blessed us with 110+ people who signed up for our Winter session of Growth Groups. WOW – it’s the single, largest Bible study at Trinity. Still want to sign up for these FUN social, small group Bible studies based on the weekly Trinity sermon? It’s not too late to join a group for 4 more weeks to get to know God’s Word better and see new friends (as well as welcome our newest members). You are invited! Simply sign-up NOW at http://bit.ly/TGG18January or contact coordinator Jason Scherer 414-517-8373.

FEBRUARY MIDWEEK LENTEN SCHEDULE:

February 14 - Ash Wednesday w/Communion

10:30 am & 6:30 pm

February 21: 10:30 am & 6:30 pm

February 28: 10:30 am & 6:30 pm

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 about these events:

2017-2018 Bible Classes (various – men’s, women’s, Sunday morning, BIC)

Trinity You Tube Channel

TLS WEBSITE

You can view the following information/forms on our school website for the 2017-2018 school year:

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

Yearly School Calendar

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

Athletic Forms

Parent & Athlete Concussion Agreement

Medication Administration Consent Form

Pre-Planned Absences

Singing Schedule

Background Check