LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie School Bulletin
Oct. 29, 2013
Menu: Hamburger or Turkey Burger, Curly Fries, Baked or Green Beans, Fruit Sauce, Lettuce Salad, Milk
Congratulations the LPHT football team on their 54-26 win over Minneapolis North on Saturday. The Bulldogs
will now play Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa on Friday Nov. 1st @ Sauk Center High School. Game time is 7:00.
The bus for the football team on Friday will leave LP at 2:50 and HT at 3:05.
There will be a fan bus for the football game on Friday in Sauk Center. We will leave Lester Prairie at 4:15 and
Holy Trinity at 4:30
“Any Baseball player that was unable to attend the Poinsettia Fundraiser Kick Off on Sunday, please stop by
Mr. Kley’s Room asap to pick up your fundraising packet.”
Anyone interested in being part of the 2014 LP/HT/W-M Trap team please come to an informational meeting
on Monday Nov. 4th at 6:30 p.m. in Mr. Bjork’s room (Rm 126). We need to know what we have for interest
to determine some of the costs of the season. We will also be discussing our raffle fundraiser. Questions? See
There is a sign-up sheet in the office for everyone interested in playing 7 & 8 grade basketball.
There is a sign-up sheet for 9-12 Girls Basketball. Please sign up in the office.
There will be a Knowledge Bowl meeting today at 3:30. Please meet in the Lobby. If you still wish to
participate in Knowledge Bowl, sign-ups are still n the office. Thank you!
The “No Tricks Just Treats” band concert will be on Monday, November 4th at 7:30pm. It will feature, Jazz
Band, Drumline, Junior and Senior Bands.
Junior High band students are asked to bring a dozen treats to the band room by noon on Monday November 4th
for the band concert.
Sophomore, Junior and Senior parents, please join us Wednesday, November 6th at 7:00 p.m. in Bulldog Central
for an After Prom Party meeting. Everyone is welcome!! If you cannot make the meeting but would like to help,
please call Christine Dammann at 395-2858. Hope to see you there!!
This week, Miss S and her second graders are learning about cowboys. They are dressing up as cowboys and
cowgirls on Thursday. If you have any cowboy/western attire such as vests, hats, etc and would be willing to let
Miss S borrow them for a day, please let her know. Thanks in advance!
The junior class has started their annual fruit sales fundraiser. If you have not been asked and would like to
order, please let Mr. Bjork know and a student will come see you.
JUNIORS: Anyone who did not get fruit order forms or if you need extras, see Mr. Bjork
The LP/HT/W-M Trap team is selling raffle tickets as a fundraiser to cover the cost of targets next spring. If
you are interested and have not been asked, please let Mr. Bjork know and a team member will be sent your
Friday, November 1st is the end of the first quarter and school will be dismissed at 11:30. High School students
will go to 1st to 4th hour and will not eat lunch at school. The elementary students will receive lunch at school
before being dismissed.
The LP Student Council and National Honor society will be participating in “We Scare Hunger” (Trick or
Treating for canned foods) on October 31 from 6-8 p.m. in Lester Prairie. Students are taking action to collect
non-perishable food items in the community to help stop local hunger before it strikes. All perishable food
items will be donated to the McLeod County Food Shelf. Please join us in the act to stop local hunger by
donating! Thank you!
The next free lunch will be on Wed., Nov. 13 at the UCC Church.
We will have homework help after school every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 – 4:15. All grades are
welcome to attend.
Any high school student who is interested in officiating youth basketball please see Mr, Walstorm. It is good
pay and easy work.
There will be a spaghetti dinner for the benefit of Doug Minnick on Sunday, November 3 from 11:30 to 2:00 at
St Paul’s Lutheran Church at 124 Maple Street N. in Lester Prairie. Freewill donations will be accepted at the
door. Doug was involved in a motorcycle accident last summer and money raised will help alleviate medical
expenses. Proceeds raised from this project will be matched by the home office of Modern Woodmen of
America up to $2,500. Doug’s wife, Shirley Minnick, was a para at Lester Prairie Schools for several years.
Please show your support.
There will be a public flu clinic sponsored by Homeland Health held at LP School during conferences on
Monday, Nov. 11 and Thursday, Nov. 14 from 5:00 to 7:00. The clinic is offering the new Quadrivalent Flu
Vaccine and is open to anyone ages 6 months and up. Please bring your health insurance card to the clinic.
They are an in network provider for Medica, BCBS, Health Partners, Preferred One, UCare, America’s PPO,
Prime West, South Country Health Care Alliance and Medicare. They will bill your health plan. The cost if
uninsured and over 18 years will be $30 for the injection and $35 for the FluMist. The cost if uninsured from
ages 6 months to 18 years is $15. Cash only, no checks please.
College Representatives-Please sign up with Mrs. Mattson
Winona State-Tuesday, October 29th @ 11:00
November 5th @ 11:30- College of St. Kate’s
Play Practice Schedule