TMS Jr. Optimist Club
NOTICE: Christmas Tree sales will be ending early! Get your volunteer hours before Wednesday, December 19. Tree sales are booming and may sell out, so I advise volutneering ASAP!
WHO: The Thoreau Middle School Junior Optimist Club is partnering with Flint Hill High School for the Vienna Optimist Club Christmas Tree Sales this year. Other participating schools include Oakton HS, Marshall HS, Madison HS, Louis Archer ES, and Wolf Trap ES. This is the first year Thoreau MS has a Junior Optimist Club and will be involved!
WHAT: Provide age-appropriate support to help clean up/sweep the lot, replace sold trees/empty positions on the tree stands, and help sell & load sold trees to cars.
Sat-Sun Dec 15/16: 9-12AM; 12-3 PM; 3-6 PM; 6-8 PM *3 students needed per shift*
Mon-Wed Dec 17-19: 5-8 PM *2 students needed per shift*
WHERE: Vienna Giant Shopping Center on Maple Ave E.
WHY: Help raise money for the Vienna Optimist Club, a volunteer organization that works to promote brighter futures for youth, their communities, & themselves. Read more at: https://www.optimist.org/ & join the Thoreau Optimist Club (we meet every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month during second session after school in Ms. Gabro's room, A-124)!
Service Hours: A sign-in binder will be in the on-site trailer. Sign in with your name, date, and time in & out in the section for Thoreau. A copy of the final sign-in sheet will be sent to Ms. Gabro who will confirm your hours entered on x2VOL (for 8th grade Civics reqs).
You must complete a Junior Optimist Application (available in Ms. Gabro's class, A-124, or the TMS Jr. Optimist Google Classroom, code rbvm043) & return in to Ms. Gabro before volunteering!
Please sign up ASAP! Contact Ms. Gabro with any questions at [email protected]/[email protected]
Vienna Giant Shopping Center on Maple Ave E
359 Maple Ave E, Vienna, VA 22180
|| Michelle Gabro