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posted Oct 24, 2016, 5:14 AM by Jennifer Lainey

Picture retakes are Wednesday, 11/16 If you had your picture taken and would like to have a retake done, please bring your photo package with you on the 16th and give it to the photographer.

Community Service opportunity - 10/28 The Annual Halloween Party at the Y is coming up on 10/28 from 6-8pm and we are in need of volunteers for a variety of activities. The activities that we need volunteer help with are below: Haunted Trail (14) Refreshment Server (4) Popcorn makers (2) Fortune Tellers (2) Crafts (6) Mad Science lab (2) Games (6) Face painting (3) Post-Party clean up (as many as possible J) Volunteers should arrive by 5:30pm to get set up and get any necessary directions. If students are interested in helping or have any questions, they should contact Nykole Cadigan, Youth Development Coordinator at ncadigan@ymcaofsouthernmaine.org

Creative Writing Day is on!! October 28th Creative Writing Day is ON for this fall! This year it will take place on Friday, October 28 from 8:45-2:45. If you've enjoyed the day in the past, hope you'll be able to make it again! If you've never done it, it's like a voluntary in-school field trip. Six local writers will be here to lead workshops in specific writing genres. If you love writing, creativity, and sharing your ideas and work with others, consider signing up! Read about it all here: YHS CREATIVE WRITING DAY WEBSITE & SIGN UP Participation is limited. Sign ups will close when we have 80 students or on Oct. 14--whichever comes first. AND, Friendly reminder that you are responsible for making arrangements with your teachers for work you will miss. Any questions? Ask Ms. Tommaso

Community Service opportunity On Wednesday, October 26th, the PTO is excited to host Circus Maine for our Fall Community Event. We need a few volunteers for each show. Please free to volunteer for both shows to add up those hours! Please see the "Sign-up" for all the details and times. http://signup.com/go/HwBLes Any questions, email the Yarmouth PTO at Yarmouthpto04096@gmail.com Thank you!!

Athletic playoff this week.... Playoffs in Chronological Order: Monday: October 24th Field Hockey will travel to Kennebunk in a semi-final playoff game 3:15p.m. *Girls Ice Hockey information night 6:00 p.m. in the Flex Room Tuesday: October 25th Boys Soccer will host Gray New Gloucester at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday: October 26th Girls Soccer will play the winner of GNG/Mt. Valley (will be played Monday) Volleyball will travel to Scarborough for a semi-final game at 6:30 p.m. *Field Hockey Regional Final if the team advances Friday, October 28th Football will travel to Wells in Quarterfinal Football Game at 7:00 p.m. *Volleyball State Championships @ Gorham High School 7:00 p.m. if team advances Saturday: October 29th Cross Country Regionals @ Twin Brook in Cumberland Boys Race 11:00 a.m. Girls Race 11:35 a.m. *Girls and Boys Soccer semi-final playoff games if teams advance

Girls Ice Hockey meeting - Monday, 10/24 6:00 pm in the flex room Hello All, Please be reminded that we will have a Girls Ice Hockey Meeting next Monday the 24th 6:00 in the Flex Room. If you are interested in playing hockey please plan to attend with your parents. Please contact Coach Vaughan with questions. Coach Vaughan megmirving@gmail.com GO CLIPPERS!

Community Service Opportunity Please see below and contact Sue Murphy, information@spirwink.org or 207-797-2512 x3417 if you are interested! ____________________________________________________________ SKIERS WANTED! If you are a skier, I bet your excitement is mounting!! Fall is here…the first frost is coming…and soon……the white stuff will fall! Did you know that Spurwink has a ski program at Sugarloaf for children with autism? We are entering our 6th season, and looking for volunteers! What do volunteers do? You provide 1:1 support for a child with autism who is enrolled in Sugarloaf ski school lessons. What is the obligation? You are asked to commit to one weekend (more if you’d like) – a Saturday and a Sunday (from 9:30-12 and 12:30-3). The program begins January 7 and ends March 26(weekend of Feb 18 excluded). What are the perks? 1) You open the door to possibilities for a child with autism; 2) You receive a FREE ski voucher ($95 value) to use any other time; 3) You can stay at Sugarloaf in the brand new Adaptive Outdoor Education center for free, both Friday and Saturday night! What are the qualifications? To be a good skier, and to have experience with and understanding of autism

Support the YHS Golf Team with dinner at Pats next TUESDAY!! (10/25) Yarmouth Golf is “tee-ming” up with Pat’s Pizza on Tuesday October 25th from 5-8 o’clock pm with Pat’s donating a percentage of the sales back to the golf teams. Hope you can join us on Tuesday and support our golf teams.