The next number of Fridays are our fundraising initiatives promoted by the Social Justice Club. For a donation of a toonie, St.James is assisting the ever-deserving Sunrise Orphanage in Myanmar.
Fri., Feb. 12 - Pajama Day
Fri., Feb. 19 - Tacky Tourist Day or Hawaiian Day
Fri., Feb. 26 - Crazy Hair Day and/ or Fashion faux-pas Day (socks & sandals, stripes & polka dots, slips longer than skirts….)
Fri., Mar. 4 - Sport Jersey Day: professional, local, or your own team!
Fri., Mar. 11 - Baseball Cap Day or Intriguing Hat Day
Fri., Mar. 18 - March Break, no school
Friday, Mar. 25 - Good Friday - no school
Also here is an opportunity for children interested in writing and illustration: Deadline 22nd of February: MASC Young Authors and Illustrators Conference – Deadline Extended
Limited spaces for the MASC Young Authors and Illustrators Conference are still available. The deadline to register has been extended to February 22, 2016! Students in grades four to eight with a passion for writing and illustration won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to work directly with some of Canada’s finest authors and illustrators for a day of hands-on creative workshops.
Featured award winning authors and illustrators include: Marie-Louise Gay, Kate Jaimet, Kevin Sylvester, Jessica Scott Kerrin, Joel Sutherland, Karen Krossing, Patricia Storms and Alan Silberberg.
The conference will take place at the Canada Aviation Museum in April, 2016. There are still some spaces available forThursday, April 21. A limited number of spots remain for Wednesday, April 20. Please note that Tuesday, April 19 is full.
Register now to avoid disappointment: http://www.masconline.ca/en/events/young-authors-illustrators-conference.aspx The cost to participate for one full day is $50 per student.