Tuesday's Daily Buzz
TUESDAY, October 11th, 2022
Who would you like to see in Central Saanich's municipal government? Stelly's Student Vote will take place on Friday, Oct. 14 in blocks 1 and 2. The results of this mock election will be available after the adult voting on Oct. 15. There are 8 candidates trying for 6 seats on council. Google: "Central Saanich Municipal Elections" for information about the candidates.
3on3 Basketball Intramurals begin Wednesday at lunchtime. Check the bulletin board outside the large gymnasium to see when your team plays.
On October 18th there will be an indoor movie night located in the MPR to fundraise money for the Victoria Therapeutic Riding Association. Tickets will be sold on Wednesday and Friday at lunch in the main foyer. Tickets are by donation minimum $4.
We have openings for breakfast club volunteers on Monday mornings from 7:30- 8:45. You are welcome to try it out and see if this is something you would enjoy doing. Please see the office if you are interested!
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.
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 in November. 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: https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/
Peninsula Co-op Hiring Session - Thursday, October 13 at lunch in the Career Centre. Come hear about the benefits of working at Peninsula Co-op that extend beyond the pay cheque: Flexible hours - Tuition assistance - Fitness memberships!
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.
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?
For more information and to register see the Saanich Career Education website at https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/ 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 https://careered.sd63.bc.ca/ under the Volunteer Opportunities tab.
Who Can Become a Scientist? The University of Victoria's Let's Talk Science will be putting on a virtual symposium that discusses equity, diversity, and inclusion issues in science. In this second edition, they will reflect on the traditional image of scientists and the importance of leveraging support from role models and mentors to increase diversity in STEM. October 11, 8:45 am to 11:00 am in Room 41. Students who are interested in joining can register by completing the form here: tps://forms.gle/h1v9NUCWiHtQ7jc88 (link can also be found in Grade level Google Classrooms and on Instagram)
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 email@example.com to sign up and get more information.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Stay Golden . . . and Maroon!