01-16-2020 Schools News & Calendars

HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL… “Students of the Week” for January 6 – 10, 2020 are: (from the left) 9th Grade – Mitzy Grana Diaz, student of Arturo Grana & Lorena Diaz; 10th Grade – Hunter Bloom, student of Dale & Laura Bloom; 11th Grade – Ariah Jordan, student of BJ Jordan & Erin Jacobs; 12th Grade – Miguel Cardoso Caldero, student of Napoleon Cardoso & Alicia Calderon. Congratulations to these “Students of the Week” and keep up the great work!

Coloma Community Schools events

Friday, January 17 Varsity Girls Basketball at Gobles, 6:00 p.m.; Varsity Boys Basketball at Gobles, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 18 Varsity and Middle School Competitive Cheer at Mattawan, 9:00 a.m.; Varsity Wrestling at Hopkins, 9:30 a.m.; Middle School Wrestling at Bloomingdale, 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 20 Bowling at Comstock, 4:00 p.m.; Middle School Girls Basketball at Fennville, 5:00 p.m.; Varsity and Middle School Competitive Cheer Home Invitational, 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 21 Varsity and Middle School Competitive Cheer Meet, 6:00 .m. Wednesday, January 22 Bowling at Schoolcraft, 3:00 p.m.; Middle School Girls Basketball vs. Saugatuck, 5:00 p.m.; Wrestling at Watervliet, 6:00 p.m. Thursday, January 23 Full Day K-5; Grades 6-12 half day for exams; Middle School Wrestling, 5:00 p.m.; JV Girls Basketball at Watervliet, 5:30 p.m.; Boys Basketball at Watervliet, 7:00 p.m.

Watervliet Public Schools events

Thursday, January 16 1/2 Day for All Buildings – MS/HS Final Exams; MS Wrestling SAC Meet at Lawton, 5 p.m.; Girls & Boys JV Basketball, Home vs. Saugatuck, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.; Girls Varsity Basketball at Hartford, 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 17 End of Semester 1; 1/2 Day for All Buildings – MS/HS Final Exams; Pre-School Field Trip; North School Spirit Day; Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball at Saugatuck, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 18 Varsity Wrestling at Marcellus Tournament, 9:00 a.m.; MS Wrestling at Bloomingdale Tournament, 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 20 NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Day; Boys JV & Varsity Basketball at LMC, 6:00 & 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, January 21 Girls JV & Varsity Basketball at LMC, 5:30 & 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, January 22 MS Girls Basketball, Home vs. Lawton: 4:30 p.m. – 7th Maroon, 5:30 p.m. – 8th White, 6:30 p.m. – 8th Maroon; Varsity Wrestling SENIOR NIGHT and Trent McKinney Memorial Scholarship Meet, 6:00 p.m.; Freshmen Boys Basketball at Bridgman, 7:00 p.m. Thursday, January 23 MS Wrestling Area Meet at Coloma, 5:00 p.m.; Girls & Boys JV Basketball Home vs. Coloma, 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.; MS Girls White Basketball at Andrews, 5:30 & 6:30 p.m. Friday, January 24 Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball at Coloma, 6:00 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 25 Rec Council Baseball/ Softball Sign-up, High School Cafeteria, 8:30 – 1:30 p.m.; MS Wrestling at Comstock Tournament, 9:30 a.m.; TBA Boys JV & Boys Varsity Basketball at Hartford; PTO Movie Night at South School, 5:15 p.m.

Community Calendar

Thursday, Jan. 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m. “BURGER NIGHT” at Coloma American Legion Post 362, corner of East St. Joseph and Sassafras streets Thursday, Jan. 16, 6 p.m. “TAILS FROM THE TRAIL” by Bonny & Joe Barrett at Coloma Public Library. Trail snacks and talk on 3,680-mile bike adventure across the U.S. Saturday, Jan. 18, 1-3 p.m. “SCIENCE OF SNOW” at Sarett Nature Center, 2300 Benton Center Rd., Benton Harbor. In absence of snow, presentation will be on bubbles in nature. Cost is $3/person Tuesday, Jan. 21, 7 p.m. “HISTORY TRIVIA SHOWDOWN” at North Berrien Historical Museum, 300 Coloma Ave., Coloma. Free competition open to the public. Prizes and refreshments included. No RSVP Wednesday, Jan. 22, 6:30-7:30 p.m. “THE ROBERT’S COVE WRECK” lecture on Combining Archaeological and Historic Research to Identify a Shipwreck by Wayne Lusardi at Michigan Maritime Museum, 260 Dyckman Ave., South Haven. Admission is $8, $7 for seniors. There is no admission fee for Museum members. Visit www.michiganmaritimemuseum.org Friday, Jan. 24, 4-9 “GAMING FUNDRAISER” at Watervliet District Library. Many ways to play and raise money for the library’s computer upgrade. Anyone needing further information or interested in participating is encouraged to contact the library at 269-463-6382 or info@wdlib.org. Prizes, pizza and snacks at the event. Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. “BOOK SALE” in the Community Room at the Coloma Public Library Saturday, Feb. 22, 5:30 p.m. “HUNTING HERITAGE BANQUET” at Pebblewood Banquet Hall, 9794 Jericho Rd., Bridgman hosted by Berrien County Trophy Toms chapter of National Wild Turkey Federation. Call Dale Jasper at 269-921-3474 or send email to kkdjasper1992@sbcglobal.net for more info. Saturday, Feb. 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. “INDOOR SHOP HOP” hosted by Sweet Charity Sewing Group at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 601 Sycamore St., Niles. Quilting related items for sale from Indiana, Illinois & Michigan vendors. Raffle tickets