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August 2014 Almanac

August was originally named Sextili in Latin, because it was the sixth month in the original ten-month Roman calendar under Romulus in 753 BC, when March was the first month of the year. About 700 BC it became the eighth month when January and February

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July 2014 Almanac

July is the seventh month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian Calendars and one of seven months with the length of 31 days. It was named by the Roman Senate in honor of the Roman general, Julius Caesar, it being the month of

Five Star Quilters Guild – July 2014

The Five Star Quilters Guild meets September to June on the fourth Wednesday of the month at the Teeswater Community Centre. Our next meeting will take place on Wednesday September 24, 2014 at 10:00 am. On this date we will be hosting Koren Martin from

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50 Seasons

It’s funny, as you get older, the little things you remember, the big ‘important’ things you forget. November 22nd, 1963 was one of those days – I remember all the hoopla and tears, but a month short of 6, it was how I saw the

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Green Gifts That Keep On Giving

(Originally found at Buddsteel.com but uber-cool and worth repeating – ml) Every year Buddsteel Architectural Products Ltd. gives away hundreds of seedlings to school students in honour of Earth Day. As well as helping our environment, Alf Grubb at Buddsteel enjoys spurring the innovation our

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Join The Friendship Trek At VBS 2014!

It’s an adventure as Vacation Bible School 2014 embarks on the Friendship Trek! For five days children to grade 6 will have an opportunity to take an amazing hike through the Bible to meet Jesus, our Forever Friend. Every morning trekkers will assemble at the

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June 2014 Almanac

(with the move of our server over the weekend we are a bit late with the monthly almanac – ml) June is the sixth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars and one of the four months with a length of 30

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Hillcrest Central June 2014 Newsletter

Principal’s Message from Wendy Kolohon, Principal, Hillcrest Central School Once again it has been a very eventful year at Hillcrest Central School. We have accelerated our learning as a community through new understanding about instruction and assessment practices. We celebrated student academic achievement through poster/essay

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An Early Thursday

For some the worst day of the week is Monday – fighting traffic after a weekend of raking lawns or watching the end of a nodding fishing pole. For others it is the dreaded Hump Day – halfway between weekends with a couple more hard

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Hillcrest Central Newsletter May 2014

EQAO All of our grade 3 students will be participating in the provincial assessment Friday, May 30th through to Wednesday, June 4th, 2014. All of our grade 6 students will be participating in the provincial assessment Tuesday, May 27th through to Thursday, May 29th 2014.