Friday, August 28, 2015

September 1, YAC Meeting, Activities Harper Wing

This meeting is for "planning team", "peace team," and YAC and non YAC members who participated in the Students Rebuild Literacy Challenge during National Volunteer Week in April 2015 and Global Youth Bookmark Service Day @ Boys and Girls Club.

Planing Team Agenda

1. Peace Week: 9/11 Bake Goods for police and firefighters sign-up. 
Bookmark Students Rebuild webcast with Peru Sign-up  Service Projects sign up

2. Activities Fair, September 18  2 minute presentation at chapel, Clubs Fair during Activities

3. Fall Fest: Cake Walk, first opportunity to sign-up

4. Students Against Hunger - Casady Cans Do Food Drive update

5.Other items

It time allows it
Activity:  pinwheels 
Skill: Understanding Service Learning

Suggested Agenda items by Mrs. Clay

1. Peace Team


Monday August 31st(2:00 PM) and Tuesday September 1 outdoor labyrinth drawing by Butterfly Garden.  Donation of Cannon Susan Joplin

Thursday, September 3rd: Peace Begins with Me; Labyrinth chapel presentation by Saint Paul's Episcopal, Cannon Susan Joplin.  Labyrinth experience during Activities.  All language clubs invited to participate

Friday, September 4,-Skype with Jeremy Gilley-   10:05, Cochran library. All YAC members welcome.  Please watch this 27 minutes video before the SKYPE

Find his documentary of his journey to establish the 21st of September, International Day of Peace and his initiative PEACE ONE DAY @

YAC PEACE WEEK TEAM and YAC activities before Peace Week
-September 9th and 10th  Peace Team sets Global Peace Village @ buildings

-Wednesday, September 9th and Thursday September 10th: 10:45 Bookmark Student Rebuild Literacy Challenge.  9th Rehearsal of Webcast with Peru, 10th live broadcast at Cochran Library Audiovisual Room.  The rehearsal will start at 11 and should take 45+- minutes.  Register at
If you are not in the room, you can view from wherever you are.  You just need to register at

Casady YAC Bookmark Students Rebuild Literacy Challenge Ambassadors
1. Mallory Woodruff
2. Gabrielle Moore
3. Aubrey Hermen
4. Dylan Dobson
5. Natalie Hugos

Miss Sheila Kruse
Mrs. Carmen Clay
Mr. Wesley Frier

Helpful links to understand the scope of this amazing project

About Student Rebuild Challenge and webcast

About the Bezos ( Foundation

About Global Nomads  They are handling the webcast and they have a lot of information about the webcast with Peru in their website.


Pictures of the small team that made bookmarks at Boys and Girls Club during National Volunteer Week:Global Youth Service Days:

-Peace Week Chapel Speeches and Activities
- September 4th UD, MD and LD  Peace Week @ Each Division
UD: Global Peace Village, Global Compassion Games, documentary screenings, service projects, pinwheels for peace for Syrian refugee children, Peace Walks, Peace Meals, Seedling give away
MD: International Club making pinwheels, MD Service Club September 18th Fest for YMCA, MD SEE letters to Veterans
LD: After School labyrinth Walk
PD: Pinwheels blessing and songs during their chapel service
September 15:  Possible speaker on economic justice and racism
September 16:  Possible Choir Piece of Peace performance
September 17: Orchestra performs Piece of Peace

11 Days of Global Unity:  PEACE WEEK
_ Friday September 11th:  Introduction of speaker: Sam Presti, Thunder General Manager, if in town, or Video about September 11 and Hope is Born.   Play the Global Compassion Games! Celebrate International Day of Peace  Make pinwheels.  Visit Global Peace Village in all buildings


9/21 United Nations International Day of Peace

9/21 Peace One Day Celebration in Rwanda

Peace Village @ Wing, Open to the public with donated refreshments
Pinwheel blessing before school, at the Wing
Pinwheel blessing at chapel in other divisions
6:00-8:00 PM

Check your schedules and sign up for service projects
9/11 Baked Goods and ice cream for Village firefighters and police
9/12: Jesus House Interfaith Alliance Service Day
9/13 Peace Walk and Faith-4-Peace One Day popcorn screenings
9/18: YLOKC Training/Boys and Girls Club/ MD YMCA Fest
9/19 Boys and Girls Club Day for Kids and YLOKC Trainintg
9/20 1:30-5:30 Interfaith Youth Tour  Recipiece Meal at local restaurant