A message from Mr. Hallihan: This week's email includes a variety of opportunities. Have a great weekend!
February 26: Joliet Central Band Winter Concert
On Sunday, February 26, 2017, the Joliet Central Band invites students, families and the community to their upcoming Winter Concert starting at 3pm in the Joliet Central Auditorium, 201 East Jefferson Street in Joliet. The event is free and open to the public.
Joliet Central Varsity Athletic Information
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 Boys Basketball Regional game at 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 2, 2017 Shamrock Shuffle Indoor Girls Track Meet
Joliet Central Fieldhouse 4:30
March 2: SIP Day A
March 4: AABE Scholarship for underrepresented students in STEM-related disciplines
The American Association of Blacks in Energy is a professional organization of African Americans in the energy industry. Through its Scholarship Program, AABE seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans (underrepresented minorities) in energy related fields. AABE Scholarship Application
March 10: Scholarship Application Deadline for Dr. Daniel Gutierrez Scholarship 2017
Senior students are encouraged to apply to Dr. Daniel Gutierrez Scholarship 2017, awarded by the Hispanic Latino Coalition and the Silver Cross Healthy Community Commission to Hispanic students interested in pursuing a post-secondary education. The scholarship deadline is March 10, 2017. Please click here to learn more.
March 11: Minority Enrichment Luncheon (RSVP by March 4)
The Minority Enrichment Luncheon will be on Saturday, March 11th from noon-3pm at Joliet Central High School, 201 E. Jefferson St. in Joliet. This year’s theme is entrepreneurship and economic empowerment. All are welcome to attend. Please RSVP by contacting Mr. Ernest Crim III (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Mrs. Cassie Crim (email@example.com) by Saturday, March 4th.
March 11: Know Your Rights Presentation with Immigration Attorneys
The Office of Human Dignity from the Diocese of Joliet and Nuevo Horizonte invite the community to a presentation with the Southwest Suburban Immigrant Project group. There will be a large number of agencies that will share about their services and resources. To learn more, please contact Karina De Ávila at 815-221-6095.
March 12: JTHS Foundation “Classic TV”-themed Trivia Fundraiser Day
The Joliet Township High School Foundation invites the Joliet area community to its annual Trivia Fundraiser Day at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 12th at 176 West, 1100 NE Frontage Road in Joliet. Doors open at 2 p.m. Funds raised will go towards grants and scholarships for JTHS staff and students.
The contest theme this year is "Classic TV” and will involve ten rounds with 10 questions in each round. The teams placing in first and second place will receive prizes for their expert Classic TV knowledge. A prize will also be awarded to the team with the best Classic TV-themed table décor and costume.
To reserve a 10-member table for $150, please call Mark Turk at (815) 922-4065 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Table reservations may also be purchased online at www.jthsfoundation.org.