Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of March 28

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Friday, March 29 – Good Friday (Tribal Holiday – Not Club Holiday)

CCS Spring Break – Monday, April 1 – Friday, April 5

Friday, April 5 – School Furlough Day

Wednesday, April 3 – Managers’ Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, April 10 – Board Resolution Deadline

Tuesday, April 16 – Health Screen – 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, April 17 – Board of Directors Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Thursday, April 18 – Safety Committee Meeting– 11:30 a.m.



The special election will be held on Thursday, March 28, for the vacant Cherokee Boys Club Board of Directors’ seat.  The election will be held in the lobby of the Cherokee Boys Club from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Anyone that attended Cherokee High School or Middle School can vote in this election.  You do not have to be a Boys Club employee to vote.

Nominations were taken the week of March 4 through March 8.  The following people were nominated and have accepted the nomination:  Helana Beth Bradley, Samuel Crowe, Jack Davis, Joseph Saunooke, Jr., Jimmy Smith, Jesse Sneed, David Stamper, and Nancy Taylor.  The nominee with the highest number of votes will fill the one vacant seat.


Resolution 2525 – Approve Head Parker for 2013 Unto These Hills Shuttle/Parking Agreement – Passed  (June Wolfe)

Resolution 2526 – Approve Boys Club to Sponsor 2012-13 Braves Achievement Awards – Passed



The Week of the Young Child Children’s Fair will be held on Thursday, May 2 from 4:00 p.m. ro 7:00 p.m. at the Cherokee Fair Grounds.  This event is a free children’s fair geared toward children ages birth to five years old and their families celebrating a young child’s life.  It is free to all who participate.  Tribal and community programs come out to support our children and families and offer assistance to help them with school readiness.

There is no entertainment or event schedule; just come and participate in games and activities at a variety of booths.  There are no fees.  There will be door prizes and tickets will be issued at the gate. The Week of the Young Child Committee expects around 500-700 participants.  If you would like to volunteer with planning, set-up or clean-up, please call Robin Swayney at Qualla Library or Amanda Bradley at Dora Reed Center.