Meadowview Update

Meadowview Update

4/21/2014 - 4/25/2014


This Week:

Wednesday, April 23: RCU – Double Stamp Day

Friday, April 25: 5th grade to Blugold Beginnings


Looking Ahead:

Tuesday, April 29: 1st grade to LE Phillips Public Library – morning

Tuesday, May 13: DQ Night 5 pm – 10 pm

Thursday, May 15: Safety Patrol to Action City

Thursday, May 15: Hoffy’s Skate America 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Tuesday, May 20: Fairfax Park Day – picnic in the park and litter clean up

Thursday, May 22: Rain date for Fairfax Park Day

Tuesday, May 27: Bicycle Helmet Distribution 5 pm – 6 pm

Wednesday, May 28: 5th grade end of the year fieldtrip

Thursday, May 29: Rain Date for 5th grade end of the year fieldtrip

Friday, May 30: 5th grade Track Meet


Other News:

The 3rd Annual Essentially Eau Claire Concert

It will be April 28 at 7 pm in the Memorial High School Auditorium. The concert will feature guest soloist saxophonist Tom Luer along with the MHS Jazz I, II, and III bands and combos, South and Delong Middle School Jazz Bands and UWEC's Jazz 1! Each year this concert raises money for the ECASD's middle school instrumental programs. Tickets are $10 in advance from Schmitt Music or Morgan Music or at the door the night of the concert and all profits will be distributed between the middle school programs.


Help Our Eau Claire School Custodians Sweep Hunger From The Chippewa Valley!

Thank you to everyone who brought in items for Feed My People Food Pantry. We collected over six large boxes of food!


Meadowview PTO

The Meadowview PTO board is currently in need of a fish tank cleaner for the 2014/2015 school year.  If anyone is interested in this position and would like more details, please contact Cynthia Hunt at or Kris McKenzie at


Hoffy’s Skate America Night

Congratulations to Brady Anderson. He won a free night of roller skating for the entire school at Hoffy’s Skate America. It will be Thursday May 15 from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm. If you choose to use roller skates they will be free. There will be an extra charge to use their blades and scooters.


Community News:


Touched Twice

Saturday, April 26th

Mark your calendars! All services are free and open to anyone who has a need! No need to pre-register. This event is held at Bethesda, 123 W. Hamilton, Eau Claire.

Services offered include:

•Chiropractic •Doctor Appointments •Cholesterol and Glucose Screenings •Dental Screenings •Eye

Appointments and Glasses •Haircuts •Oil Changes •Massage •Photography •Chit Chat Counseling Services •Community Resources •Free Clothing •Hot Meal



Great way to spend an evening! The MHS Improv teams (under the direction of Ms. Dernbach) will be opening for RATco at the Zorn Arena at UWEC on Friday, April 25th at 7:30pm. RATco is Random Acts of Theatre Company from Selma, Alabama. The group is devoted to creating after school arts opportunities for teenagers and promoting racial and cultural equity. Be sure to make this event part of your April 25th calendar! The cost is FREE (with a suggested $5.00 donation.)



UWEC Summer Boys Basketball Camps

The UW-Eau Claire Men’s Basketball Program will be offering a variety of basketball camps this summer for boys grades 3 and up. These camps offer the opportunity to have fun while learning the fundamentals of basketball from the Blugold coaching staff and players. Please contact Matt Siverling at or visit the camp website at for additional information.  


Eau Claire Aquatic Club Summer Season Begins June 17

ECAC is a non-profit, parent-run competitive swim program which encourages swimmers to improve swimming strokes, stay in shape and have fun! Summer practices will run from 7 am-8:30 am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from June 17 through July 31 at South Middle School. Participants must be 7 years old or older, must be able to swim the length of the pool without stopping and must have basic knowledge of the four competitive swimming strokes. Cost is $140 for the season and a minimum of 20 swimmers must be registered for the season to be held. Email for more information.


Chippewa River Adventure Camp is April 26

The UWEC Environmental Adventure Center is sponsoring a day-long Adventure Camp for students ages 8-16 at Round Hill near Durand. Participants will explore the natural world, get active outdoors and learn something new! Activities vary each year but past activities have included canoeing, kayaking, fishing, archery, map and compass, rifle range, outdoor cooking and a GPS treasure hunt. Each students will have the opportunity to participate in four activities. Cost is $40 per person and includes all instruction/equipment and a brick oven pizza lunch. Parents are invited to attend at no additional cost. Contact Sam Worple at or call 608-302-7430 for more information. Register by sending a check payable to the UWEC Environmental Center to Daniel Langlois, UWEC Hilltop Recreation Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54701.


Mobile Mexican Consulate Will Visit Eau Claire on May 17

The Mobile Mexican Consulate from St Paul, Minnesota, will visit Eau Claire on Saturday, May 17, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 3214 Golf Rd, from 9:30 am-2:30 pm. The Consulate will issue passports and consular IDs and will also provide information on legal, educational and health services for Mexican citizens. 



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