Cherokee Boys Club Report – week of Oct. 3

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Cherokee Boys ClubCLUB SCHEDULE:

Tuesday, Oct. 1 – Managers’ Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 1 – Club closing at Noon (Annual Leave Day) – Manager’s discretion

Wednesday, Oct. 2 – Cultural Heritage Day (Club, School and Tribal Holiday)

Wednesday, Oct. 9 – Board Resolution Deadline – 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 15 – Flu Shots – 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 16 – Board of Directors’ Meeting – 8:30 a.m.

Thursday, Oct. 17 – Safety Committee Meeting – 11:30 a.m.


Congratulations to Madison Crowe for being crowned Miss Cherokee for 2013.  The annual pageant was held on Saturday, September 28 at the Chief Joyce Dugan Cultural Arts Center.

Crowe, 20, is from the Wolfetown Community.  She was a 2011 graduate of Cherokee High School and is a junior at Mars Hill University majoring in Art Therapy and Art Education.  Madison is the daughter of Radonna and Peanut Crowe.

Congratulations also to Paige Jackson who was named runner up in the pageant.  Our thanks and appreciation goes out to Karyl Frankiewicz for her outstanding representation and service as Miss Cherokee 2012.


Cherokee Central Schools will have an early release day on Tuesday, Oct. 1 in preparation for the Cherokee Indian Fair Parade that begins at 4p.m.  Boys Club departments will close half a day on Tuesday as an annual leave day for employees.  This will be at the department managers’ discretion. Cherokee Central Schools, the Tribe and the Boys Club will be closed on Wednesday, Oct. 2 to celebrate Cultural Heritage Day. (This is also Children’s Day at the Fair.)

Please drive carefully during Fair Week.  There will be increased traffic and congestion in and around the fairgrounds.  Especially watch out for the children during this time.


Equipment Operator

Construction and Facilities Department

For additional information, see the Employment Section in this issue of the Cherokee One Feather.


Flu Shots will be available in the Boys Club’s Lobby on Tuesday, Oct. 15 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.  The shots will be available to any and all Boys Club employees and community members during this time.


Congratulations to Sasha and Stephan Watty on the birth of their second daughter, Sela Liona Watty, who was born on Wednesday, Sept. 25.  Sela weighed 7 lbs. 13 oz. and was 19 ¾” long.  Little Miss Watty is the granddaughter of Regina Watty and Vickie and David McCoy.  Regina and Vickie are both Boys Club employees and work in the Administration Department.


Agelink Child Care and After School program thanks everyone for their participation in the Hamburger Fundraiser on Friday.   Thanks to the parent group, the staff, and everyone who came by to purchase meals or make donations.  The proceeds will be used for the children’s Christmas celebration.