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posted Nov 30, 2016, 5:30 AM by Jennifer Lainey

OPEN GYM - Starting Sunday, November 20 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM OPEN GYM - Starting this Sunday, November 20 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Open Gym will be held most Sundays through March 26, 2017 from 12 - 2 at the YHS Gym. Open Gym is open to all Yarmouth Students Grade 5 - 12. You do not have to be a current basketball player. An updated schedule will be available in the coming weeks. Open Gym is FREE, but Yarmouth Community Services asks that all participants register either in person at the YCS office at 200 Main Street (behind Town Hall) - Hours M-F 8:30 - 4:30 or by using this link - https://apm.activecommunities.com/yarmouthcommunitysvcs/Activity_Search/5087 You just need to register once for the whole time - whether or not you plan to go a few times or every time. A parent will be on site every Sunday to oversee the activities. If you would like to help out with this please let us know. A contact email will be provided with the updated schedule of OPEN GYM. Entrance to the YHS Gym is only through the gym door at that back of YHS. Yarmouth Basketball Boosters

Community service opportunity: Bell Ringing for the Salvation Army Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to ring bells outside of business locations throughout the holiday season. For more information please contact Stacy Liskey via email at portlandkettlemanager@gmail.com or by phone at 207-774-4172.

Earn community service hours - shoveling for local seniors YCAN (Yarmouth Cares About Neighbors) is looking for student volunteers interested in shoveling for local seniors after a snow fall or a snow storm this winter. It's a great way to earn service hours and help out the community. Please email me back if you're interested in shoveling throughout the winter, and I will add you to the volunteer list! Thank you! - Eva Then

Yarmouth Knit Hats For Sale! Yarmouth Knit Hats For Sale! $25. Contact Brenda Whitney 847-4120, or brendawhitney@rheritage.com to get one of these Go Clippers!

The Global Action Club is holding a clothing drive The Global Action Club will be holding a clothing drive from now until December 15. A donation bin will be located in the main office. Please consider donating clothing in good condition. Summer-weight clothing (t-shirts, shorts, pants, sandals) will be donated to an organization helping those affected by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti. Winter clothing (hats, boots, coats, sweaters, pants) will be donated to Catholic Charities, which currently is resettling Syrian refugee families in the greater Portland area. Thank you for considering a donation! - YHS Global Action Coalition

Get your Yarmouth Gear!!! -sale extended through Wednesday, 11/30!!! Hey YHS! Need some new threads to rep our school? Want to start your holiday shopping early? You're in luck! Now until Thanksgiving break, The Class of 2018 will be selling lanyards, hockey-style sweatshirts, tshirts, and more at every lunch. Come check things out and pick up an order form! It's a great year to be a Yarmouth Clipper! Buy some gear and show your pride! Go Yarmouth! -Class Council 2018

Portland Jazz Orchestra concert - 12/4 Portland Jazz Orchestra is performing at YPAC on December 4 at 2 P.M. sponsored by the Yarmouth Music Boosters. This is a free holiday concert with a suggested donation of $10. The Orchestra will be performing some music from the Nutcracker.

Unified Basketball sign up YHS Students, The Unified Basketball Season is just around the corner! An informational meeting for all student-athletes and partners will take place on Monday, December 19th 6:00 p.m. in the Flex room. If you are interested in playing please plan to attend. Additionally, it will be important to update your selection on Powerschool to "Unified Basketball" prior to the meeting. The season begins January 12th and runs through March 15th. We plan for 3 days of basketball which works out to 2 practices 3:00-4:00 a week and one game. Please utilize the link below to sign up for the team so we know in advance of the meeting how many students are interested. I have attached the MPA bulletin to this e-mail so that you can familiarize yourself with the rules. Unified basketball is a great sport and I highly recommend your participation! Unified Basketball Sign-up: https://docs.google.com/a/yarmouthschools.org/spreadsheets/d/19PHQ-RXu5f_ca-NdD6VZYOc12l5Ijf-4mBd3dRuOLro/edit?usp=sharing GO CLIPPERS!