Weekly Update 12/06/19


Monday, Dec. 9

Chicken Alfredo bake, broccoli, strawberries

Tuesday, Dec. 10

Pizza sticks, salad, pears

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns, orange juice, yogurt & blueberries, banana

Thursday, Dec. 12

Hamburger rice hotdish, veggie blend, peaches

Friday, Dec. 13

Corndogs, tator tots, mandarin oranges

Late Start

There is a regularly scheduled two-hour late start on Tuesday, Dec. 10. There will be supervision for students who need to arrive at the normal time.

Christmas Concert

The Immanuel Bands and Handbells will present their annual Christmas Concert on Monday, December 9 at 7p.m. in the church.

Refreshments will be served following the concert.

Band Members:

7-12 Band:  Accessories will be handed out at 6:25.

5&6 Band: meet in the front of the church with your instrument ready to tune at 6:30.

Do not go to handbell classroom.

Concert attire: Black shoes and slacks or skirt, White button-down shirt with collar.


   The Fifth and Sixth Grade Handbell Choir and the 7th & 8th Grade Handbell Choir will participate in the concert this Monday, December 9, at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.  Please wear black and white if possible.  We will meet in the 3rd and 4th grade room at 6:45 p.m., unless you are in band.   

Please contact Mr. Fischer if your child cannot participate in the concert.

Wish Lists

If you’re looking for a Christmas gift for your child’s classroom, please check out the Wish Lists on each classroom door. If you decide to purchase an item, take the tag off the tree, and attach it to your gift with your name written on the tag. Gifts can be dropped off at the classroom or in the office.

Band Switch

Band and lessons will be on Monday, Dec. 9 rather than Wednesday, Dec. 11.

Spelling Bee

The Spelling Bee will take place on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 1:15 pm in the church basement. The finalists are Sam Carstensen, Jeremy Hanel, Gaius Hensley, Cade Libby, William Lien, Travis Miller, Jack Stratton, Jaxon Libby, Alex Matzke, Eve Olmanson, and Jacob Olmanson.

ILS Athletic Calendar

Come watch our athletes and support ILS Athletics. Check out game times at https://www.immanuelmankato.org/school/ils-calendar/

PTO Fundraiser

Volunteers Needed:

Direct Traffic: 6 more volunteers are still needed for the ILS night at the Kiwanis Holiday Lights on Thursday, December 26 from 4:40 to 9 p.m. Volunteers should be ages 16 or older. We can split shifts if you cannot be there the full time.

Clean Up: 2 more volunteers (ages 12 and older) are still needed to help with taking down the lights and displays on January 1, 4 or 5.

Contact Person: Please contact Sarah Kruse to sign up or for more information.  When arriving at the park, sign in and list Immanuel Lutheran School Mankato as your organization so we get fundraising credit for your volunteer time.

Sarah Kruse’s Contact Info: email: sarah.kruse@mnsu.edu; text: 507-380-6018; phone/voice messages: 507-625-3512

sarah.kruse@mnsu.edu; text: 507-380-6018; phone/voice messages: 507-625-3512

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