Wayland All Schools News 11-20-15
From our Schools & Affiliates
School Committee Meeting
Monday, November 30, 7:00 PM
Town Building

Public welcome. Agenda posted soon.

From the Community
Support Wayland Girl Scouts
TODAY November 19, 11AM - 9PM
Bertucci's, Wayland

Support Wayland Girl Scouts by participating in Dining for Dollars at Bertucci's on Thursday, November 19 from 11:00 am - 9:00 pm. Mention the Wayland Girl Scouts when placing your order, and 15% of your purchase total (before tax and gratuity) will be donated to the Wayland Girl Scouts. This includes dine in, carry out or delivery.  Please support a great cause and take a break from cooking on Thursday.  Thank you!
Put the Giving Back in Thanksgiving through the Parmenter Food Pantry
Deadline November 21
Two Ways You Can Give!

Cupcake Donations. In the spirit of the giving season, Amy's Sweet Solutions will donate a dozen cupcakes to the Parmenter Food Pantry for Thanksgiving for every order of a dozen turkey cake pops received before November 21. Chocolate-covered turkey cake pops are decorative and delicious. A dozen cost $32. The goal is to provide the Parmenter Food Pantry with 40 dozen cupcakes by November 21 for its Thanksgiving food distribution. Please help! Orders may be made by e-mailing amybodonnell@hotmail.com or calling 617-530-0724 

Food Donations. The Parmenter Food Pantry is seeking the following items for its Thanksgiving distribution: stuffing mix; cans of cranberries and cranberry sauce; bags of potatoes; bags of carrots; and jars of gravy. All donations may be delivered to Parmenter at 266 Cochituate Road, Wayland between the hours of 8am and 5pm Monday, November 16 through Friday, November 20. Thank you in advance for your kind donations to help members of our community.

Thanksgiving Day Pancake Breakfast
Thursday, November 26, 7:00 - 10:00 AM
Weston High School Cafeteria

The Wayland/Weston Thanksgiving Day football game is at Weston this year at 10:00 am, Thursday, November 26, and Weston would like to invite Wayland families to their Pancake Breakfast, which is being held in the Weston High School cafeteria from 7:00-10:00 am. The cost is $5 per child and $10 per adult, or $30 per family. There will be activities for young children and gluten free pancakes will be offered.

Wayland Dads/Kids Drop-In
7 Saturday Mornings
Beginning November 28
Loker Gym

Join us during our Saturday morning Dads/Kids drop-in at the Loker gym. We open up the gym, lay out the mats, empty out the ball room and let the kids play. Dads have fresh coffee, bagels, a toaster over, and great conversation.

Dates: 11/28, 12/12, 1/09, 1/23, 2/06, 2/27, 3/12


Grades K - 5
Monday, November 30, 3:30 - 5:30 PM
Wayland Town Building GYM
(Please enter through the decorated doors!)

Children:  Make a list of those special people that you would like to surprise with a gift this holiday season. Select those special gifts at the Shoppe and then visit our wrapping department before meeting your families back in the Café. Holiday Shoppe “elves” (Middle and High School students) will be ready to help you in any way.
While the children shop, accompanying adults and older family members may enjoy complimentary refreshments and ‘select’ shopping in the Holiday Boutique and Cafe

The Holiday Shoppe is a 28 -year Council on Aging tradition. All revenues from the Children’s Holiday Shoppe benefit the Holiday Shoppe Community Fund supporting area non-profit organizations.

Annual Ski Swap
Saturday, December 5
9AM to 3PM
WHS Commons

The Wayland HS Ski Team will hold its Annual Ski Swap on Saturday, December 5th from 9 to 3 pm at the Wayland HS Commons. You can drop off your used ski equipment and skates between 9 and 10 am. The swap will be open from 10 am to 2 pm.  There will also be vendors selling new and used equipment. If your items sell, you will receive 75% of the sale. You can pick up your unsold items or proceeds from 2 to 3 pm. All proceeds from the sale will benefit the Wayland High School Alpine and Nordic Ski Teams. Please come support our teams and get ready for the season!

Winter Ski & Snowboard Program
6 Monday Sessions 1/4, 1/11, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/22
Grades 3 - 8
Wayland Recreation Department

Learn more HERE.

Register HERE or call 508-358-3660

Ski buses pick up at our three elementary schools at 3:05 PM, and at the Middle School at 2:25 PM. All buses return to the Middle School between 6:30 and 6:45 PM.  

This ski program is made possible in large part due to parent volunteers. Please consider being one of our chaperones this year. Two chaperones needed from each school. Chaperones ski for FREE and get FREE rentals. This year we are offering our chaperones a $100 credit toward their child’s ski program registration (one child per family).

Reminders (in date order)
WHS Boys Lacrosse
Register by November 22
Donate a Bike Fundraiser

Please register for this fundraiser no later than November 22 by sending an email to bikes4whslax@gmail.com with the number of bikes you are giving, your address, and confirmation of your total donation based on $30-plus per bike. Checks should be made payable to Wayland High School Boosters, indicating WHS Boys Lacrosse in the memo line of the check.  Please have the bikes in your yard on December 5 with your check in an envelope taped to one of the bikes. The Lacrosse Team will pick up the bikes throughout the day on December 5, starting at 8am. Thank you from the Wayland High School Boys Varsity Lacrosse Team.

Weston Friendly Presents:
Bye Bye Birdie
November 21, 27, 28 at 7:30PM
November 22, 28 at 2:00PM
Weston Town Hall

Call the ticket line at 978-295-9085 or visit Westonfriendly.org.

College A Cappella Concert
Saturday, December 5, 7:30 PM
WHS Auditorium

This concert always sells out, so don’t delay! Tickets are $18, available at Donelan’s, Russell’s Garden Center, and online at the WHS CAPA website www.whsarts.com.

Kids Night Out
Saturday, December 5
6:00 to 10:00 PM
Kindergarten through 7th Grade
WHS Field House

Questions? Contact maura.keating96@gmail.com
Sign up HERE.
Wayland Youth LaCrosse
Registration Open Until  December 8
Grades K - 8

For registration information, as well as practice and game times, visit www.waylandlacrosse.com.  

Spring Baseball
Registration Now Open
Discount Until December 31
Grades K - 9

To register, visit www.waylandbsa.orgBe sure to register before December 31st to get your $20 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT! 

December through February
Grades K - 8
High School Field House Wrestling Room

Link: http://www.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t1.wcs

Registration for this program is OPEN now!

Please Donate Textiles
All Schools
PTO Green Team Bins

Please continue to donate footwear, clothing and accessories, linens, and stuffed animals, in any condition as long as clean and dry, in the Wayland Schools PTO Green Team bins located at each of the Wayland Public Schools and at the Wayland Transfer Station. All items must be bagged. Your donations are most appreciated!
Please note, not all announcements included in the Wayland All Schools News are school sponsored, but are community based, non-sectarian activities, and are included here as a service to the Wayland school community. News items for consideration should be submitted to ramah_hawley@wayland.k12.ma.us.
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