FRIDAY, APRIL 21st, 2017

“Quote me as saying I was misquoted.”  Groucho Marx

ATTENTION...there is a link on our school website that you can go to purchase the GMR 2017 school yearbook.  Check it out!

NOTICE:  The sports late bus will load in front of the school through the rest of the year.

MIDQUARTER is today, Friday, April 21st.  Deficiencies will be mailed out as they are turned in.

Test make up day.
Track at Mahnomen, 4:45.  The bus will leave Badger at 12:45 and GB at 1:00 (excuse at 12:50).  Those going are Emily W, Josh K, Tanner F, Gonzalo B, Greta N, Logan W, Aaliyah C, Morgan P, Trey N, and Gage C.
Golf practice in GB
Softball practice in GB
Baseball practice in GB
Track practice in GB

Softball tourney at GB, 9:45.
Baseball at Fertile, 2:00. (JV/V).  The bus will leave Badger at 10:55, GB at 11:10 and MR at 11:35.

Clay Target scoring and team/Memory Mate photos at the Trap Club, 3:00.

Robotics meeting at 11:45. This is for all members.
Elementary volleyball in GB, 3:30-5:30.
Pitch/Hit/Run competition on softball Field 1, 3:30.
Girls golf at Park Rapids, 9:30.  You will leave Badger at 5:00, GB at 5:15 and MR at 5:45.
JH track at Mahnomen or Bagley, tba.
JH softball vs TRF at GB, 4:30 (doubleheader).

Grade 4 and 7 Math tests.
Elementary volleyball in GB, 3:30-5:30.
Robotics leaves at 7:30 a.m.
Boys golf at Warren, 12:00.
Girls golf at Stephen, 12:00.
Track at Crookston, 4:00.
Softball vs RLF.  The JV plays at 4:30 followed by the JH at 6:00.  Varsity plays at 5:00.
Baseball vs RLC.  The varsity plays in GB at 4:30; JV in Badger at 4:30 and JH in MR at 4:30...this will be a doubleheader.

Reminder: Robotics raffle tickets need to be turned in today. Drawing will take place on Monday.

The BGMR Softball Club will be hosting the Scotts Pitch, Hit and Run competition Monday, April 24st.  It will begin at 3:30 on Field 1 behind the school.  A parent/guardian must be present to sign the registration.  Those elementary students who attend the Greenbush Campus do not need to attend as they will be doing the competition in phy-ed.  It is open to ages 7-14 with you age being determined as of July 17, 2017.

Boys Basketball Players
We have the following summer tournaments available.  If interested sign up with Coach Christian or contact him.  You have until next Wednesday, April 26th.  These tournaments dates are different than the ones we discussed at our post season meeting.
June 7th in Moorhead (JV only)
June 14-15 in Moorhead
June 21 in Moorhead
June 29th in Win E Mac
July 11th in Roseau
July 14-15 in Aberdeen SD

The Driver's Ed “Parent Meeting” will be held Wednesday, April 26th at 5:30 in the GB band room.

Greenbush Summer Rec softball registration and payments are due by April 26th.

The following seniors owe for their graduation orders...Jolene N, Whitlee R.  The Jostens rep will only accept cash or money orders now or payment online.  

Check Mrs. Lieberg's Scholarship web page and listing on boards by senior lockers for complete listing of scholarships.
Temp-Rite Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc to student enrolling in the fall of 2017 to get a degree in HVAC or refrigeration.

Applications for 2017 Lifeguards at the pool will be accepted at the city office until May 5th. Applications are available at the city office, or by email at greenbush@wiktel.com. If you have any questions call 782-2570.

HUNTER SAFETY STUDENTS...ages 11 and up.  “Field Day” will be held on Saturday, May 20th starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Mark Rustad home.  Before attending “Field Day” you must have completed the online course at www.Huntercourse.com.  If you plan on attending, please contact Mark at 218-686-9487.  Information sheets are available outside the high school office.

The city of Middle River is accepting applications for summer help.  Applicants must be 16 years or older and able to operate mowers and other lawn equipment.  The job will not exceed 300 hours, terminate on August 31, 2017 and no minimum hours of work are guaranteed.
Application forms are available at the high school office and the MR City Office at Spruce Valley Community Center.  Applications accepted until 3:00 p.m. on May 3, 2017.  The city of MR is an equal opportunity provider.

Agracia Melcher, Jolene Nelson, Kristy Williamson and Emma Dagenais will be exhibiting at this show!
                    NWMAC Annual Exhibition
                    Opens Thursday, April 20th 
                    Norman County West School
                    Halstad, MN
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council is the primary coordinator and sponsor of this popular area exhibition.  Last year $2,300.00 of prize money was awarded at the Northwest Minnesota Art Exhibition!
       Thursday, April 20, Exhibition Opens to the Public
       People’s Choice Voting Begins
       Saturday, April 30th  Exhibition & Reception
       12:00 P.M. Open for Viewing 
       1:00 P.M. Artist Reception
        2:00 P.M. Program
Including “Of the Year Awards” Presentation and 2017 Creative Minnesota Report about Northwest Minnesota by  Minnesota Citizens for the Arts Executive Director Sheila Smith, followed by a brief discussion of the impact of the arts and culture in the region.
Exhibition Closes Afterwards.  Please join us!