Community Update – September 18

FHS Alumni Band

The 2014 Alumni Band performance will be held on October 3, 2014. Rehearsal will be held on October 2th at 7:00 pm in the Firelands High School Band Room. For music or more info please contact Mr. Wiley at dwiley@firelandsschools.org and register on the FHS Band page.

Wollybear Festival

The 42nd Annual Woollybear Festival will be held on Sunday, September 28th, in downtown Vermilion. wollybear darkerThe festivities start at 9:00 a.m. and will run to 6:00 p.m. This year attendance is expect at over 150,000 people.

In 1972 the newly-elected officers of the Parent Teachers Association at the Firelands-Florence Township Elementary School in the tiny community of Birmingham in Erie County were looking around for a vehicle to raise funds. They heard about Goddard’s idea of a Woollybear Festival. They contacted him and offered to stage the festival with his help.

 

Falcons in Action

Thursday 9/18 Golf @ PAC Tourney (Eagle Crk) 8:30 am
Thursday 9/18 V VB vs Oberlin 6:00 pm
Friday 9/19 V FB @ Columbia 7:00 pm
Saturday 9/20 XC @ Firestone Invite (Black Rvr) 8:00 am
Saturday 9/20 JV FB vs Columbia 10:00 am
Saturday 9/20 FR/JV/V VB @ Lorain HS 10:00 am
*Note—This is old Lorain Southview HS *
Saturday 9/20 V / JV B. Soccer @ Edison 11:00 am

Varsity Football Coverage

The varsity football team will have live coverage from  WOBL 1320 and WDLW 1380 tomorrow, September 19th. The Falcons look to increase their record to 4-0! They will travel to Columbia. Kick off is at 7:00 p.m.

The theme for the game is USA! Wear your red, white and blue!

Go Falcons!

 

 Fundraiser Information

The SAMS Student Council magazine sale and sports/activity charm is still running.  For information about these sales please see the flyer attached or contact Mrs. Ellen Gunderson.

The FES PTG will kick-off its fall fundraiser on September 18, 2014

The Booster Club is holding it’s  annual Athletic Legacy Raffle from 8-31 to 10-31-14

The FFA Meat Raffle will conclude on 9-17-14. For information contact Mrs. Finnegan

The Choir Entertainment Book Sale will conclude on 9-18-14. For information contact Mrs. Johnson