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Monday's Daily Buzz

Stelly's Rowing team had amazing races at this weekend's regatta with the Senior eight and Novice quad making it to the first Finals. Rowing practice is cancelled today due to smoke. Rowers, enjoy a day off!

Art Club meeting on Tuesday, October 18th after school in the Art Room. Any questions please see Mr. Strutynski in the Art Room.

Swimmers…  Super important meeting today at break in Mr Sieberts room to confirm regional entries and rides for this saturday. 

Movie Night Fundraiser' is happening tomorrow night in the MPR for the VTRA, snacks and hot chocolate will be available for purchase, donations are welcome. Horses are arriving at 6:15, and the movie starts at 7. Survey for which movie will be shown is still up so vote for your favourite choice of movie. Hope to see you there!             

Attention Grads!! Are you thinking of applying to Camosun but want some help?  Do you have questions about the programs they offer?  Come and meet with an admissions advisor on Monday, October 24th at lunch in the Learning Commons to get your questions answered.

Stelly's Scholarship Club - Are you interested in learning how to access/apply for scholarship and grant opportunities, how to apply, when to start applying, including creating resumes, writing essays?   See Ms. Hackman, Ms. Lizama and Mr. Bishop for more information.  Join our Google classroom for up to date details - the code is 4lxwt46  

Homework Help is available every morning from 7:15 am to 8:30 am in room 46 and after school in the learning commons until 4 pm.

Kiwanis Cafe at the Panorama Arena is looking for a couple of students!!  Starting wage $16 hr.  Required qualifications are being able to deal with the public in a polite and courteous manner - be a team player - able to work flexible hours (mostly weekends).  If interested, please contact: Jean @  (250) 652-8386

Mary’s Bleue Moon (9535 Canora Road, Sidney, BC) is looking for a part time dishwasher to start immediately.  The shifts would be evenings and weekends.  Experience is preferred but not required.  $15.65 hour + tips and meals. Apply in person or email

Homebuilders Association Vancouver (HAVAN) Virtual Career Expo. There’s never been a better time for young women to start a career in residential construction. 

November 1, 2022 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

4:00-5:00 Explore Your Career Choices

5:00-6:00 How Do I Get Started?

6:00-7:00 Trailblazers

For more information and to register see the Saanich Career Education website at under the Events, Info Sessions and more or the Opportunities for Girls tab.

Victoria Chinatown Care Society is looking for Student Activity Assistant Volunteers. The student Activity Assistant Volunteers support the Activity Coordinator by working with residents as they engage in arts, crafts, and exercise.  For more information and to apply see the Saanich Career Education website at  under the Volunteer Opportunities tab.

Heritage Acres and The Vancouver Island Model Engineers are hosting “The Halloween Pumpkin Express”.  They are DESPERATE!! Volunteers are needed for supervising Halloween activities, and getting props ready prior to the event!  Sunday, October 16th from 10:30-2:30, setting up graveyard ghosts, witches and games.  Friday, October 21 & Saturday, October 22 from 4:00pm-8:00pm, Sunday, October 23 from 2:00pm-6:00pm.  If interested, please email to sign up and get more information. 

LEARNING TO LEAD™ TRADES | NOVEMBER 25-27, 2022     Minerva's Learning to Lead™ Trades program is for self-identified girls who are looking to gain confidence in their leadership, and are curious to learn about the career prospects in Trades. The 2022 virtual program is being offered on November 25th 6 pm to 8 pm - November 26th 10am to 4 pm - November 27th 10 am to 12 pm.   Apply before November 14, 2022.  See the Saanich Career Education website at:

Katimavik National Experience is a life-changing experience for young adults to explore Canada, make new friendships, gain valuable experience and contribute to positive change through volunteerism.  You will be participating in volunteering for 30 hrs. week - learning about Indigenous peoples in Canada - team building - designing and implementing community projects.  See the website for more.  Applications are open for the January 2023 cohort which runs from January 11 to June 14, 2023 or July 14 to December 13, 2023.  See the Saanich Career Education website at Under the Volunteer Opportunities tab for more information and the registration link.

Ireland's virtual universities fair is scheduled for Wednesday, November 2, 2022.  Join the live chat at anytime, Pacific Time 2 pm to 6 pm.  Speak privately with Ireland's best Universities, Colleges and Government officials.  See the Saanich Career Education website at Under the Events, Info Sessions and more tab for more information and the registration link.

Stay Golden . . . and Maroon!