Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: February 2014, Vol 2

Coming Up This Week  

    Friday, February 14th
    • Winter Session II Team Tumbling, Class 3 of 5
      • Beginner/Intermediate Level
        • 6:30 - 7:30pm
        • All beginner athletes to arrive at 5:15 to help with the mats.
      • Advanced Tumbling
        • 7:30 - 8:30pm
        • All advanced athletes to stay after practice to put all mats away.

    Important Announcements 

      Save the Date - JLC Media Day

      • Empire Photography will once again be our official photographer for team and program photos on Wednesday, February 19th.  
      • Sapphire at 6pm for team and individual photos, then stay for program photo with Titanium.
      • Titanium at 6:30pm for combined Sapphire photo, then stay for team and individual photos.
      • All team members to wear their full uniform - shell, skirt, body liner, black briefs, white no show socks, and cheer shoes.  Remove all jewelry.
      • Sapphire to have their hair up in a high straight ponytail with the official competition cheer bow. 
      • Titanium ok to have hair down and pretty.
      • Photo proofs will be emailed to each parent within 24 - 48 hours after the photo shoot.

      Community Day Fundraiser
      • Get a jump on next season's fees by participating in Boston Store's Spring 2014 Community Day Fundraiser ongoing now through February 28th!
      • Coupon books will be distributed in sets of 10.  You'll sell the coupon books for $5 each, and earn 100% profit!
      • I have in-store selling shifts available on the following days/times.  Shifts are limited to 4 athletes each, and will be filled first come, first served.  Profits earned during the shift will be shared equally among all those working that shift:
        • Sunday, February 16th from 2 - 4th
        • Sunday, February 23rd from 4 - 6pm
      • Current 4th - 7th graders, this is a great opportunity to earn funds for cheer camp!

      Save the Date - Mandatory Competition Team Stunting Camp

      • Week of June 23rd, 1 - 4pm each day to be held at Heat Athletics.
      • More information to come!

      Save the Date - UCA Summer Camp
      • UCA Summer Cheer Camp - July 14 - 17, 2014 at Chula Vista Resort & Dells Center
      • This opportunity is for current 4th - 7th graders that will be cheering with us next season (both returning and new JLC cheerleaders)
      • Costs range from $320 - $364 per participant based upon 4 - 6 occupancy.  Families can turn this into a fun family vacation (non-participants will pay a lower fee per person).
      • This is a stunt specific camp, and we will be forming stunt groups based upon grade levels.
      • More details will be shared later this spring.

      Summer Cheer Schedule - Family Vacations, etc.
      • If you're starting to look ahead to your summer family vacation schedule, a good time to book your family vacation without worry of missing summer camp, choreography, etc is July 18 - 31st.
      • Try-outs will be held May 19th - 22nd, with results being posted on May 23rd.

        Quote of the Week …

        "Dreams are renewable.  No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born." ~ Dr. Dale Turner