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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

FOUNDER’S DAY!
Let us remember…that we are in the holy presence of God.
+ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, Amen.

From Saint John Baptist de La Salle:
Be assured, the more you devote yourself in prayer,
the more you will do well in your work.
      Meditations 95:1

Saint John Baptist de La Salle – Pray for us.
Live, Jesus, in our hearts – Forever!

 

  • Period 5    8:30am – 9:55am
  • Founder’s Day Mass   10:00am – 11:20am
  • Period 7    11:25am – 1:35pm (Lunch Waves)
    • Wave 1   11:25am – 12:05pm
    • Wave 2   12:10pm – 12:50pm
    • Wave 3   12:55pm – 1:35pm
  • Period 8  1:40pm – 3:00pm
Breakfast Pizza, Fruit, Milk
Entrée: Hard or Soft Shell Beef Tacos

A La Carte Items:
Turkey BLT Sandwich
Tossed Salad with Egg

CLICK HERE for today’s competition, practice, and meeting events.
Go, Islanders!
FOUNDER’S DAY MASS
Today we welcome our special guests Archbishop Bernard Hebda, head of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis; Brother Michael Fehrenbach, the Provincial Visitor of the Christian Brothers in the Midwest part of the United States; and many Brothers from the communities living here at DeLaSalle, at Cretin Derham-Hall, from Saint Mary’s University and the District Office.
During the Mass, Brother Michael will present to Archbishop Hebda the Letters of Affiliation which is a way of thanking the Archbishop for his life-long support for Lasallian education.
There will be an ice cream social for all after the Mass.
SPRING ARTS WEEK
Islander pride shines this week through special visual and performance arts events. The drawings and paintings of 15 Islander artists are currently on exhibit in the lobby of the U.S. Courthouse in downtown Minneapolis. Tonight, these artists will be honored with a reception with the judges, attorneys, and staff who work at this courthouse. All are welcome, 5:00 – 7:00pm, 300 S 4th Street. For a list of this week’s arts events, click here.
ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB – TODAY’S MEETING
The environmental club will be showing the 45-minute movie “Kiss the Ground” after school today. Narrated by and featuring Woody Harrelson, this is an inspiring and award-winning film that reveals a very viable solution to our climate crisis: care for the soil. Free popcorn! Meet in the kitchen at 3:15pm, we’ll move to the viewing room from there.
TWO MORE DAYS TO BRING IN YOUR BOOK DONATIONS
Thanks to everyone who has donated to the National Honor Society’s Children’s Book Collection for The Free Book Buggie.  The collection continues until Wednesday.  Boxes are located at the main school entrances; put your donation in your class box. Anyone wanting to donate money that will be used to purchase books may bring the donation to the Main Office. Thank you!
SUMMER SERVICE OPPORTUNITY
Big Brothers, Big Sisters Twin Cities is now recruiting volunteers for its summer Free Arts program which offers children who have experienced poverty, homelessness, or abuse an emotional outlet through the creative arts. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old and be able to commit to at least one hour per week for the ten summer weeks. For more informatin, contact Leah Moore at lmoore@bigstwincities.org.
ACT PREP CLASS
Attention Juniors:
Dr. Rachel Engstrom will be providing an ACT Prep Class for the June 11 testing date. The classes will be offered on the following Saturdays, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, on the following dates.
April 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 4
The cost for the class is $350 plus the purchase of “The Official ACT Prep Guide 2021-2022” for $34. Students who are eligible for free and reduced lunch, please see Mrs. McAdams if you need reduced pricing for the class. The book can be ordered through Dr. Engstrom or from Amazon.com. To register for the class, please come to room B102 and sign up with Ms. McAdams. If you have specific questions about the class, you can email her at rengstrom88@gmail.com.