Sunday, March 2, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: March 2014, Vol 1

Coming Up This Week  

    Wednesday, March 5th
    • Annual Awards Banquet
      • Venice Club, 1905 N. Calhoun Rd.  Park on the right side of the building, near the banquet room entrance.  We will be in the Venetian Room.
      • Doors open at 6:30pm, dinner will start at 7pm.
      • Athletes are encouraged to dress nicely - for a band/orchestra/chorus concert - or nice clothes for school photos.
      • Team awards will be presented, as well as our very first JLC Parent Hall of Fame inductees!
      • Returning cheerleader will also get a sneak peek on next year's uniforms!!

    Important Announcements 

    JLC Media Day - Save the Date!

    • Monday, March 10th @ Tonawanda Elementary School in the gym
      • Sapphire should arrive at 5:50pm, and wear their full uniform from head to toe:  shell, skirt, black bodyliner, briefs, no-show white socks, cheer shoes, and hair up in a high ponytail with the original competition cheer bow.
      • Titanium should arrive at 6pm, and wear their full uniform: shell, skirt, black bodyliner, briefs, no-show white socks, cheer shoes, and hair should be down and pretty (no ponytails, please).
      • Light make-up is ok per the dress code policy for competitions.
      • Earrings are ok, no necklaces, bracelets, or anklets.
      • Cheerleaders should bring any medals won during the season if they want to have their individual photo taken with their medals - New Berlin Ike Showcase, Brookfield Blast, and KMLHS (Sapphire only).
      • Any Titanium team members that borrowed poms for Nationals should bring them to picture day.

    Spring Cheer Tumbling Classes
    • Elite Tumbling & JLC will offer a complimentary tumbling class on Wednesday, March 12th at 5:30pm for anyone that hasn't already attended an Elite Tumbling class, including brand new athletes interested in joining JLC next season.  Pre-registration is required, space is limited.
    • Spring Tumbling will be held at WHMS on the following dates, and will be open to anyone wishing to taking cheer tumbling classes:
      • Spring Tumbling, Session 1 of 2 ($40 payable to JLC)
        • March 20th, 27th and April 10th, 24th
      • Spring Tumbling Session 2 of 2 ($50 payable to JLC)
        • May 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th, and June 5th
    • Summer Tumbling will be once again taught by Elite Tumbling, with classes held at Heat Athletics.  More details to come in June.

      2014-15 Parent Informational Meeting
      • Thursday, May 8th at 7pm at Wisconsin Hills Middle School.
      • We'll talk about our exciting new plans for our 6th season, and also show off our new uniforms!
      • Try-outs for 6th grade and older athletes will be held the week of May 19th with a 3 day try-out clinic, and try-outs held on May 22nd.

      Save the Date - UCA Day Camp @ Badger High School
      • All 2014-15 registered cheerleaders 5th grade and older are invited to attend a UCA Cheer Camp at Badger High School in Lake Geneva on Saturday, June 7th.
      • Camp and bus fees will be included in your JLC 2014-15 registration fee.  
      • Cheerleaders will get a head start on their season and learn their football halftime cheer and dance at camp!  We hope you can make it!

        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 20 - August 10th.

          Quote of the Week …

          "The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart." ~ Hellen Keller