GES Music Teacher Mrs. Andrews (formerly Mrs. J) is looking for GES Alumni to perform together at the GES Spring Concert on May 26, 2017! The first rehearsal will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 7:30-8:00 pm in the GES Music Room.
Registration for the Summer Learning Academy will open on Sunday, March 26 at 6:00 pm. Registration will be through Skyward Family Access - directions are available here. For the complete list of classes, schedules and course descriptions, check out the Summer Learning Academy brochure by clicking here. Some registration reminders:
1. Select classes based on your child's next year (2017-18) grade level.
2. Classes with an asterisk(*) are only for students who have teacher recommendation for that class.
3. Do not register for a class more than once. A class that is offered in more than one session has the same content in each session and should not be repeated.
4. No fees are due at the time of registration, but must be paid within two weeks of when they are posted in Family Access.
Questions? Email Kara in the District Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 262-376-5407.
The second annual Grafton LEGO Expo is onSaturday, April 1 from 12:30 - 3 pm at Grafton Elementary School. This FREE event is open to the public. Join Grafton's LEGO League teams as they showcase their LEGO models and robots from the 2017 season. The Expo will also feature other fun STEM activities, like a LEGO building challenge, a craft station, robot exploration, and more. The Grafton LEGO League is focused on building children's interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. Teams design and build LEGO robot models to solve real-world problems. For more information, contact Alix Riley at email@example.com.
The Ozaukee League of Women Voters and the Grafton Elementary School PTA are sponsoring an open forum for the Grafton School Board candidates on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:30 pm in the GHS auditorium. Click here for more information.
Mark your calendars to take a break from
cooking! The Grafton Community
Scholarship Fund (GCSF) is sponsoring a program called “Dining for Dollars for
Scholars.” This program will increase
business traffic for participating restaurants and allow these restaurants to
donate to our organization a percentage of the food profits for a certain
night. 100% of the donations received by GCSF from this
program will be used for scholarships.
March 21- Papa John's Pizza, March 23- Flannery's at Fire Ridge & March 29- John's Pizzaria
Ozaukee Family Services has openings in the GIRLS GROUP that meets on Wednesdays from 6:00 – 7:00 pm, April 19 – June 7. Girls Group is a counseling group for pre-adolescent girls who struggle with a variety of issues. Girls who attend group gain peer support, learn the qualities of friendship and how to be a leader, and are united in their common experiences as girls in today’s world. With a focus on building self-esteem and recognizing individual strengths, Girls Group creates a safe, positive, and confidential environment to share, learn, and enhance the essential skills needed to deal with stress, recognize and cope with difficult feelings and emotions, and practice appropriate communication with others. Girls Group is intended for middle school girls who may be struggling with low self-esteem, experiencing social problems, having difficulty dealing with emotions, going through changes (moving, death, divorce, etc.), are having problems at home or school, or need the positive structure and environment of a counseling group for another reason.
Flight in Cessna 152 aircraft with an FAA Certified instructor, flight in a helicopter and flight in a glider.
The final day is an optional, no cost experience where EAA Young Eagles fly out to the EAA Museum in Oshkosh, WI. Flying right in to the museum brings to reality what a truly special place it is, and what a privilege it is to be a pilot.
Food, fun, and "funny money" gambling for a great cause! Saturday, April 1, starting at 5:00 pm at the River Club of Mequon. Click here for all the details! Help make the All My Friends playground at Centennial Park in Grafton a reality!
The Grafton 8th grade Girl Scout Troop 8098 is hosting their first Princess/Prince Tea party for all local Princesses and Princes at the Hampton Inn and Suites on March 25, 10:00 am-12:00 pm or 1:00-3:00 pm. Come in your finest, fancy attire and meet many of your favorite Princesses. There will be tasty treats, lemonade, singing, games, a small princess parade and photo ops with princesses Belle, Cinderella, Aurora, Elsa, Rapunzel, and Merida. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door per child (accompanying adult is free). Please click here for more information and the registration form.
The Feith Family Ozaukee Branch of the Kettle Moraine YMCA offers a full summer day camp program, as well as providing wrap-around camps for the Grafton Summer Learning Academy. Please click here for the full brochure and registration information or access the info online here: Feith Family Camp Guide
The Volunteer Center of Ozaukee County is looking for volunteers:
Daytime Transportation - Drive shelter clients to job interviews and other appointments dur- ing the day; must use your own vehicle, have a valid driver’s license and insurance. Contact Advocates of Ozaukee at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-284-3577.
Happy Tails Companions (Pet Therapy)- Bring your pet to visit hospice patients for weekly or bi-weekly visits; pet must be registered as a therapy animal. Contact email@example.com or 262-317-5233.
Food Drive or Donaiton - Organize a food drive or make a donation to help keep The Food Pantry’s shelves stocked. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-284-1148.