Res Reminders - Week of November 27, 2016
Junior Class Spirit Apparel Day - Monday, November 28

The Junior Class was the winner of a Spirit Apparel day for bringing in the most baked goods for the Parents Club Cookie Walk at the annual Resurrection Craft Fair on November 12. The Spirit Apparel Day for the Junior Class will be Monday, November 28.

#GivingTuesday - Tuesday, November 29

Following the post-Thanksgiving start to holiday shopping, Giving  Tuesday is the worldwide day dedicated to  giving back and making a difference while supporting organizations that bring meaning to our lives and others.  Make a difference this Giving Tuesday on November 29 and make a gift to Resurrection.   #GivingTuesday - Support Res 

Something for everyone -   Thursday, December 1 - spend the evening at  Res!

6:00 to 9: 00 pm in the Cafe - Jingle & Mingle Parents Club Shopping Event 
Enjoy an evening of shopping, refreshment and raffles - Free Admission! 
Check out a preview of the vendor list here!  The Bandit Boutique will be open and Res spirit apparel for students, alumnae and parents will be available.  Check out the Bandit Boutique Christmas flyer with items and pricing.

 7:00 pm in the Little Theatre -  Res/ ND Band and Jazz Band Christmas Concert 

7:30 pm in the Gym - Varsity Basketball tip off -  Basketball Junior High Fan Night 

Jr. Bandit Night -  Friday, December 2
Girls in grades 5 to 8 are invited to a fun evening of games, food and fun at the  Jr. Bandit Night on  Friday, December 2 fro m 5 pm to 8 pm.  Girls can  enjoy a pizza dinner and then an evening of games and activities - including an obstacle course, bowling in the hallway and basketball and volleyball in the gym.  Dinner & t-shirt included -  $25 per person.

Shawn Mendes Concert  - Fri, December 9 
Details are being still finalized in regards to the Shawn Mendes concert at Resurrection for our students. The concert will be held on Friday, December 9, 2016, but the concert will either be in the afternoon during the school day or AFTER SCHOOL. It is likely that the concert will be after school. We are sharing this information with you at this time so that students can make arrangements with employers or other commitments, if necessary. Updates will be provided when more information is available. Students, if you ordered a concert t-shirt, the $12 payment is due by Tuesday, November 29.

Christmas Open House at Sisters' Provincial Home - Sat, December 10

All are welcome to attend the Sisters of the Resurrection Open House on Saturday, December 10 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the Sisters' Provincial Home at 7432 W. Talcott Ave.  Visit with the Sisters and view Sr. Virginia Ann's 100 piece Nativity collection from around the world. Light refreshments will be served.  Please RSVP to Alisa Martorano at 773.775.6616 Ext 142 or by Wednesday, December 7. 

Manna Gift Cards

Buying Christmas gifts, baking supplies and groceries? Support Resurrection while you do your shopping.  Purchase gift cards through the  Manna Program and Resurrection earns a percentage of the face value of each gift card purchased.  

Gift cards are available for Starbucks, iTunes, Target, Panera, Barnes & Noble, grocery stores, department stores, movie and entertainment venues, and many, many restaurants and stores.  See the  complete list of gift cards available, instructions & order form.

Order by Friday, December 2 for Wednesday, Dec 7 pickup
Order by Friday, December 9 for Wednesday, Dec 14 pickup

Cash Raffle Reminder

The final drawing for the  Cash Raffle will take place on  Thursday, December 8 following the Immaculate Conception liturgy. 

This is our only mandatory fundraiser -  please see the guidelines here for requirements for all families and special requirements for families receiving tuition assistance.  Submit all ticket stubs and payments  by Wednesday, December 7.

Final Drawing - Thursday, December 8:
- Grand prize drawing of $2,500
- Families that have sold $200 or more entered into a drawing for $1,000
- Student seller $100  raffle

Christmas Events at Resurrection 

Check out the full schedule of student Fine Arts Performances - band, choir, chamber ensemble, drama and dance! 

Join us for the Parents Club Jingle & Mingle Shopping event on Thursday, December 1 from 6 pm to 9 pm - shopping, refreshments and raffles.  The Bandit Boutique Christmas Hours will also be during the  December 1 event from 6 pm to 9 pm and during Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 10 from 9 am to 11:30 am. 

Schoolbelles Sale

Schoolbelles is running their biggest sale from  November 17, 2016 to  January 7, 2017  - 20% to 50% off everything and 60% off secret  Saturday  items for in store shoppers. Details are available at at

Winter Athletic Photos

Picture day for winter sports is Monday, December 12 .  Bowling photos will be from 3:15 to 3:45 pm and Basketball photos will be from 3:45 to 4:30 pm.   T he Picture Day ID # is RN906456X0  and all athletic photos can be ordered  HERE .
This Week:

Mon, Nov 28 - Junior Class Spirit Apparel Day

Mon, Nov 28 - Gift Drive sponsored by the Religion Department opens

Tues, Nov 29 - Res Readers Bake Sale - proceeds to support Chicago Books to Women in Prison 

Thur, Dec 1 - Parents Club Jingle & Mingle Shopping Event from 6 pm to 9 pm in the Cafe & Bandit Boutique Christmas Hours from 6 pm to 9 pm

Thurs, Dec 1 - Res/ ND Band and Jazz Band Christmas Concert at 7 pm in the Little Theatre

Thurs, Dec 1 - Basketball Junior High Fan Night 

Fri, Dec 2 - Fine Arts Christmas Assembly at 8:30 am 

Fri, Dec 2 - Jr. Bandit Night from 5 pm to 8 pm 

Next Week:

Mon, Dec 5 - Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available 

Mon, Dec 5 - Choral and Chamber Christmas Concert at 7 pm in the Chapel -  a reception will follow in the Library

Wed, Dec 7 - Deadline to submit Cash Raffle ticket stubs and payment

Thurs, Dec 8 - Immaculate Conception Liturgy at 8:35 am 

Thurs, Dec 8 - Final Cash Raffle drawing following liturgy

Thurs, Dec 8 - Athletic Booster Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafeteria

Fri, Dec 9 -Shawn Mendes concert at Res - time TBD
Fri, Dec 9 - Christmas Drama Showcase at 7 pm in the Little Theatre

Sat, Dec 10 - Alumnae Association Breakfast with Santa from 9:00 to 11:30 am 

Sat, Dec 10 - Bandit Boutique Christmas Hours from 9:00 to 11:30 am 

Sat, Dec 10 - Christmas Open House at Sisters' Provincial Home from 2:00 to 4:00 pm

Looking Forward:

Wed, Dec 14 - Christmas Dance Showcase at 7 pm in the Little Theatre

Thur, Dec 15 - Honor Dance Performance during Seminars A & B at 11:30 and noon

Tues, Dec 20 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafeteria

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