Weekly Update 2/17/23


*All meals come with fruit, vegetable, and milk. Peanut butter & jelly sandwich may be substituted for the main course.

Monday, Feb 20

Chicken patty sandwich

Tuesday, Feb 21

Hamburger rice casserole

Wednesday, Feb 22

Chicken fajita tacos

Thursday, Feb 23

Sloppy Joes

Friday, Feb 24

Chicken tator tot hotdish

High School Choir Sings

The high school choir will sing during the 10:00am service on Sunday, Feb. 19. There will be a rehearsal at 9:45am in the social studies room.

ILS Athletics

Show your support for ILS Athletics. Game dates and times can be found here:

Arts Camp

Register here for Arts Camp 2023!

Camp will run March 24-26 and is an amazing opportunity for creative fun and learning with other young Christians. There will be a variety of sessions in music, drama, crafts and more for students in grades 5th-8th.  

Registration ends March 13!

Science Fair

The 3rd-6th grade Science Fair will take place on Friday, Feb. 24. The students’ projects will be displayed in the church basement throughout the weekend. Feel free to look them over after church.

Basketball Jamboree

Join us for an afternoon of 5th-8th coed basketball with our sister schools from Inver Grove Heights and Okabena.

12:30PMILS Red vs.ILS Green
1:00PMBerea vs.Okabena
1:30PMILS Blue vs.ILS White
2:00PMILS Green vs. Okabena
2:30PMILS Red vs.Berea
3:00PMILS Blue vs. Okabena
3:30PMILS White vs.Berea

Red Cross Blood Drive

Immanuel will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, March 10 from 11:00am-4:00pm. To register, go to

RedCrossBlood.org and enter ImmanuelELC to schedule an appointment.

Spirit Week

Leading up to the CAL basketball tournament, we’ll be celebrating Spirit Week with the following:

Thursday, Feb 23: Favorite 2023 Senior Day (with Senior Night taking place in between the varsity girls’ and varsity boys’ games that evening.)

Friday, Feb. 24: Patterns vs. Jersey Day

Monday, Feb. 27: Costume Day

Tuesday, Feb. 28: Blue & White Day with a Pep Rally at 2:20pm

CAL Basketball Tournament

CAL Volunteers Needed

We are in need of volunteers to help monitor halls, help clean up, and work in the concession stand (We do ask that all students 8th grade and under who wish to work in the concession stand sign up with a

parent/guardian). Also, monetary donations toward boneless, skinless chicken breast are appreciated.

Sign-up sheets for volunteers and donations will be available in the school office. Please contact Amanda Harris at 345-3027 or secretary@immanuelmankato.org to sign up. Sign-up sheets will also

be available after church this weekend and on Saturday and Sunday, February 25/26.

Tournament Passes

Tournament passes (wristbands) will be distributed to members of Immanuel congregation at no charge to show our appreciation for your support of our athletic program. Non-member volunteers will also

receive complimentary passes. Passes must be picked up after church on the dates listed above or in the school office through Wednesday, March 1st. Spectators and volunteers must present a pass or pay the $8.00 admission fee. Children ages 12 and under receive free admission and do not need a pass.

Please Note: Saturday’s location has changed from previous years. All games on Saturday, March 4th

will be played at Prairie Winds Middle School – 1200 Prairie Winds Drive, Mankato.

More information can be found at https://www.immanuelmankato.org/school/cal/

Direct any questions to Julie Busch at 345-3027 or 507-720-4532.

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