Alright, it’s almost time for our first intramural event! The first event is 3 person volleyball next Monday night, November 25th! Get a couple of friends and join the fast paced action! Remember, all events start at 7:00 pm on Monday nights. They are free and winners receive a t-shirt! All you have to do is show up to play! Please look for intramural information posted around the school, listen to the announcements, or follow Hempstead on twitter! See Mr. Loeffelholz in C230 with any questions, and we will see you soon!

Are you new to puzzles and interested in learning how to solve a Rubik’s Cube? Or are you an experienced cuber and looking for a chance to compete? Join Logan and Jacob on Wednesday November 20 at 7:00 am in C245 or Thursday November 21st at 2:20 pm in C245 to learn more about the HHS puzzle club!

The Polar Bear running club will start meeting tomorrow and meet every Tuesday and Thursday until March except vacation days or cancelled days. The club is informal running/jogging that is open to all students and staff. You can run as far or as short as you want. You do not have to attend everyday to be part of the club, come as you want. Dress accordingly and meet us in the Event entrance by 2:35. If you have questions, see Mrs. Duccini or Ms. Noel.

Students participating in the Carnegie Stout Book Club in the library: we will meet Wednesday, November 20 from 2:30 until 3pm. Hope to see you there!

Want to help provide a free place to stay for families whose children are being treated at the Stead Family Children’s Hospital or St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids? Hempstead senior Anna Fassbinder is collecting pop tabs for the Ronald McDonald House Charities. There are small Ronald McDonald houses located in the main office, teacher’s lounge, library, activities office, student government office, and band room to drop off your pop tabs. Have a larger quantity? They can be dropped off at the main office! Tabs are being collected through November 22nd.

Seniors: The yearbook senior picture deadline is getting closesr. Email a JPG file of your picture to Ms Blosch by Monday, November 25th.