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Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson led the rallying chant, "Be nice! Work hard! Climb the mountain to college!" It was the end of year celebration for Reading Partners students, volunteers, staff and parents at Ethel Phillips Elementary School. The program completed its first year on campus and has become a central part of our club's Ethel's Village project.
A group of SIMS members visited the Women's Empowerment center on April 16 to deliver a $3,000 check from our club's Community Assistance Fund. SIMS raised the money earlier this year at the theatre night fundraiser held at Capital Stage. Roseana Herber voiced the feelings of many members, saying she is "proud to be a member of this fine club and doing good deeds to support women and children who are homeless!"
Jul 30, 2014Ethel's Village: Summer Reading Contest Finale
Reading is the ticket to win! SIMS' Summer Reading Contest at Ethel Phillips Elementary will wrap up with an ice cream party and prizes drawing for all students who read books and entered the contest. The buzz is building, and the entries are pouring in.
Jul 30, 2014Programs Committee meeting
Planning the calendar of programs begins. Meeting is at Jessica Little's home.
Aug 23, 2014Summer Paddle Boarding
SIMS members are always ready to try something new. Our summertime social will be an outling at Water Sports Farm to try stand up paddle boarding. This is a special class for our club taught by Rob Macias of FLOW. Bring sunscreen and your sense of adventure! RSVPs due to Sam Caygill by August 8.
Sep 4, 2014Program: 2014/15 Season Begins
Same time. Same location. First business meeting to kick off the new season. Be there!