Minutes by Johnny and Mrs. Clay. Snacks by Service-Learning
Community Organization Representative
-Come and Read with Me, Metropolitan Library Systems Angie Walton Taylor Mrs. Walton provide 500 books for Bodine Elementary. Talked about summer service opportunities with her organization and left applications at the Service-Learning Office. She also wants to interview the people involved in the literacy project to feature their effort in the Library website. Several people told Ananya that they will deliver the books with her.
YAC Executive Board
- Reflection and Planning for next year:
Dates need to be in the main Casady calendar by the end of May Taylor asked people to sign-up if attending. Many are out of town or taking ACT's. Several maybes, but no commitments yet
a. Fedex-Strategic Planning Time : Bylaws (process and officers responsibilities), calendar for next school year. May 1, Community Room, 1:30-4:30. Facilitator: Mr. Evan Walter
b. Reflective Group Activity, Senior send off Labyrinth Walk at UCO 1:30-3:30. Cannon Susan Joplin facilitator.
- Children's Hospital Placemats delivery Taylor stated that Sidney has not set-up a date yet
-Bookmarks to boost literacy Project and Bodine Elementary delivery of donated books Ananya
-Boys and Girls Club tennis clinic June 8, 10 or 12, 2015 Dylan Item in the parking lot
-PSA 2015 Team reflection and suggestions for next year Aubrey, Dylan Item in the parking lot
-Peace Week 2015: Looking for volunteer for core planning team Johnny, Cathy, Ananya Item in the parking lot
* Will meet in June, July and August to have a plan ready before school starts. Check e-mails for updates from Mrs. Clay. Johnny will send text reminders of meeting dates
YAC members acting in the community
Friday May 1, 5:30-8:00 PM Johnson Elementary Carnival needs volunteers to help with booths, but especially with tear down after the carnival ends at 7:00 pm. Contact Jana Garlitz : firstname.lastname@example.org. More details at Casady Places to Serve Blog : http://
May 2, 9:00-1:00 PM Casady Archives needs volunteers @ Woolsey House. Volunteers will box and labelled items to be moved to the Crabtree Library, Wear comfortable clothing and bring your box tape if you have one. All ages welcome. Bring friends!
Global Youth Service Day Initiatives- GYSD Project: Bookmarks at Boys and Girls Club Mallory, Gabrielle and Natalie Reported that it was a good time and 270 bookmarks were made. Ananya brought over 1,000 bookmarks. Mercy School made 103 bookmarks. UD French teachers made bookmarks in their classes
- GYSD Project: Girl Rising: Sara and Gabrielle Item in parking lot
Service opportunities at Art Festival last Saturday
Children's Activity Field: Allison T. Aubrey reported that this was fun and to sign-up for next year
Face Painting Venue: Grace P. Ananya stated, "You do not even need to be good a good artist to please the kids in face painting.
Service opportunities at Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon last Saturday and Sunday
Helping distribute t-shirts at Cox Center Item on parking lot
Kids Run, Safety Net
Service Learning Program Agenda on parking lot
- JOIN HANDS DAY: DEFAULT PROJECT SITE: REGIONAL FOOD BANK OF OKLAHOMA, FEDEX TIME IS OUR JOIN HANDS PROJECT
- MAY 5 IS LAST YAC MEETING. IT IS ALSO TEACHERS APPRECIATION WEEK
_ Report on National Service-Learning Conference
a. Middle Division will receive President Volunteer Pins (no certificates or letters from President)
b. Workshops: Poverty Simulation and How Steve Jobs will plan a service-learning project: Social entrepreneurship. Mrs. Clay will work at bringing presenter to OKC, 4 corners investigation starting with ME and ending with a common vision project.
c. World Forum: MD Jr, Peace advocacy speaker, social entrepreneurship, joy, youth4education
d. Networking: Author of Sharing the vision of the elders invitation to attend his Native American Leadership Camp in New Mexico.
- Service Requirement for graduation: 8 seniors will not receive diploma until hours are documented and certified. Mrs. Clay
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