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Friday, January 14, 2022

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY OF SERVICE - Did you know that MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all Americans to volunteer to improve their communities? It has been designated as “A day on, not a day off.” MLK Day of Service is intended to empower individuals, strengthen communities, bridge barriers, create solutions to social problems, and move us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a “Beloved Community.” Go to for links to find volunteer opportunities in your community. (Desiron)

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLUB-Have you always wanted to learn American sign language? Well now’s your chance! By playing games and having fun, learn how to fingerspell and have basic conversations! Join us on January 19th in room 318A at the O'Plaine campus from 3:20-4:00 pm! All skill levels are welcome! Hope to see you there! (T. Swanson)

ASTRONOMY CLUB - The Astronomy Club will meet for our first In Person meeting of the new year tonight at 6pm in Room 249 Almond Road.  We will discuss the latest news involving the new James Webb Space Telescope.   If clear, we will go outside and view the moon through our 8-inch telescope, so dress warmly!   Bring a snack and bring a friend! (Nelson)

TABLETOP GAMING CLUB - Are you a gamer? If so, stop by the Tabletop Gaming Club at O’Plaine in room 302 Tuesday from 3:20 to 5:00 pm and play some of the best board games you've never heard of or bring and share your own favorites. Best of all, our custom dice are in! (Harkins)

ASVAB TEST & CAREER EXPLORATION PROGRAM - WTHS is hosting the ASVAB for interested WTHS Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors on Saturday, January 22 at 9:00 a.m. at the Almond Campus. The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery assesses a student's ability to learn new skills and is a predictor of success in training and education programs. It produces Career Exploration Scores that can aid in the exploration of a wide variety of career options. This would be a great test to take if you are unsure what you’d like to do in the future. The ASVAB is offered at no cost to you and there is no military obligation just by taking the test. Interested students can sign-up in the Guidance Office with Mrs. Joy (Almond) or Mrs. Ellis (O’Plaine) by January 19. Spots are limited so sign up soon if interested! (Hartley)



GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD OPEN GYM - There will be an open gym for any Freshmen or Sophomore girls interested in coming out for Track and Field this season on Wednesday, January 19. We will meet at the O'Plaine Weight Room from 3:30 until 4:30. Come ready to work out and be sure to have a ride home for afterwards. If you have any questions, please email Coach Malkowski. (Malkowski)

COLLEGE PLANNING NIGHT FOR SOPHOMORES - SOPHOMORES, are you thinking about going to college after high school but not sure how to begin? Then plan to attend Sophomore College Planning Night on Thursday, January 20 at 7 p.m. in the O'Plaine Auditorium! Come hear from an Admissions Counselor from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater about how to begin your college search and what you can do NOW to enhance your resume and college application senior year! Consider yourself one step ahead in the college planning process if you attend this beneficial night! Hope to see you and your parents there! (Hartley)