Daily Announcements from Williston Northampton

Ally Week Video

Hi Williston,
As some of you may know, this week is national Ally Week which is a week where we can engage in a national dialogue about how everyone in and out of school can work to become better allies to LGBT youth.
The pride club is going to be filming a video to spread awareness and show how much Pride Williston has. If anyone is interested in being a part of the video please let me, Molly Wilder or Erin An know.

Thank you!
Pride Club

National Portfolio Review Field Trip Oct. 18

Six students will head to the University of Hartford on Saturday, October 18, for the National Portfolio Review, an art field trip.
The trip is optional for art students who are seniors applying to art schools, and wish to have a review of their portfolio by admissions officers of over 40 art colleges.  The trip will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and is being overseen by faculty member Ed Hing.

All My Sons: Rehearsal and Ticket Information

Hello All!

Believe it or not, opening night for All My Sons is right around the corner (Thursday, October 23 to be exact!). This means two things: our cast and crew are about to embark on a very busy week AND it’s time to reserve your tickets!

As usual, we would LOVE to see you all at the play. We are performing Thursday, Oct. 23 through Saturday, Oct. 25. Visit Tixato to reserve your tickets. Also, our final performance is during  Long Weekend. It would be great to have a big turnout that evening so if you’re in town that night come on down to the theater!

Weekend Activities October 17-19

Have fun and take care of each other.

Off-Campus Trips meet faculty at the Schoolhouse

Saturday, October 18

  • Open Gym 7:30-10:55 p.m.
  • Open Reed 7:15-10:50 p.m.
  • Open Mic in the Stu Bop with snacks and drinks 9-10:30 p.m. o   Spoken word, poetry, music, dance, beat box, hidden talents. o   Sign up for a spot on the Activities Board
  • Trip to the Movies at Hampshire Mall departs 6:45 p.m.
  • Northampton Shuttle 7:15-10:45 p.m.

Sunday, October 19

  • Open Reed NFL on big screen with pizza and wings 1-5 p.m.
  • Open Gym 1:15-5:15 p.m.
  • Holyoke Mall 1-5 p.m.
  • Outlook Farm Pumpkin Festival 12-3 p.m. o   Apple-picking, apple cider, hay rides, animals, food. o   New England tradition!

 If you sign up for weekend activities, you are expected to attend.  If you do not attend, and do not alert Mr. Spearing, the faculty chaperone, or the Dean on Duty prior to the event you will lose weekend privileges the following week.

Writing Center Hours This Week: BLUE WEEK 10/12-10/19

The comments are coming! The comments are coming!

Maybe it would be a good idea to visit the Writing Center.  Impress your family and improve your writing all at the same time!

Here are the hours for this week:

Tonight (Sunday):
7:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. (study hall)

Monday
8:30 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. (D, F, C)
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (B2)
7:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. (study hall)

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2014 Dig Pink

Hello Williston!
This year varsity volleyball is proud to have a new shirt to offer our community to raise funds for cancer research.
They are going to be bright pink, $15 and kinda awesome…

If you’d like one, please email me asap with quantity and size.
We’ll be at our concession stand OPENING NIGHT of the fall play on Oct. 23rd taking Sammy Cards and cash.

We’ll have the shirts there so you can wear them to our Suffield game on Oct. 24th at 5:30!
Also, we’ll be making totally yummy cupcakes, cookies, and our smiling players will be cheerfully awaiting your support.

We’ll have a few shirts at our game for anyone that has family visiting for the weekend, but like last year we know these shirts are going to sell FAST.  Maybe order extra for your family just in case!

See y’all around campus!

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Grillin and Chillin on Saturday at 3 p.m.

My name is Andrew Liu and I am the Head Griller/ President of the Williston Northampton chapter of Grillin and Chillin. I am proud to announce that we will be having are first meeting this coming Saturday at 3 PM on the grass nearest the athletic center at Sawyer Field. This meeting will consist of Grillin some burgers and dogs and of course there as well will be plenty of chillin so bring your lawn chair. I am looking for some volunteers to help me do some grilling (seeing as i only have two arms). Please email me if you are interested. After this though make sure to stop by the big battle at Sawyer field between our boys varsity football team and the cats from Cheshire Academy at 6 PM Eastern Standard Time. (3 PM PST and 4PM CST).
I hope to see you all Saturday.

Love,
Andrew Liu
Class of ’15
Head Griller of the Williston Northampton Chapter of Grillin and Chillin.
Member of the Conant House.