Angel Tree

Angel Tree

We have received our Angel! If you are not familiar with Angel Tree, it is a chance for us to share the holiday spirit with others in the community who are less fortunate.  The program helps provide local children with gifts for the holidays.

PTK-BOO has sponsored RicKylah, a four year old girl.  She would like to have a bike, Doc McStuffins and Dora toys and books, and a baby doll with hair.  Her parents have listed her needs as clothing, shoes, and underwear.  RicKylah’s sizes are:

  • pants: size 9 in girls
  • shirts: size 8/9 in girls
  • shoes: size 9 in youth

If you would like to donate items to RicKylah, please bring them to Ms. Channell in the Midlothian library.  Donations are due by Wednesday, December 3rd before 12:00 p.m.  If you would like to donate funds to help purchase items for our angel, contact Ms. Channell at mchannell@jtcc.edu for more information.  Please send questions to this email as well.

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Blood Drive Registration

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Want to lend a hand to your local community?  How about an arm instead!

On Monday, November 17th, join the Va Blood Services and PTK-BOO in the blood drive on the Midlothian campus.  The drive will be held from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Hamel hall, room H109.  You can register outside the library in Hamel Hall or sign-up online at https://vadonor.org.  Walk-ins will be accepted as well.

If you have any questions about donation, please contact Molli Channell at mchannell@jtcc.edu for more information.

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members meeting Join PTK-BOO in a Member’s Meeting on Thursday, November 13th at 4:00 p.m. in Hamel hall, room H105.  We will be discussing the following projects:

  • Thanksgiving Food Drive
  • Blood Drive
  • Troop Supply Drive

Please come to discuss current projects and share ideas on future BOO events. Member’s Meetings are open to all BOO members.

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Thanksgiving Food Drive

thanksgiving meal Want to help fellow John Tyler families this November?  Do your part by donating holiday food items to the Beta Omicron Omicron chapter’s Thanksgiving Food Drive.

PTK-BOO is collecting holiday staples to help provide four JTCC families with a holiday meal. BOO will buy the turkeys, but we need donations for side and dessert items.

BOO is looking to collect the following types of food:

  • Canned vegetables and fruits
  • Instant mashed potatoes
  • Canned gravy or gravy mix
  • Dessert items
  • Stuffing
  • Other holiday staples

Do you know of a family (including your own) that is in need of some assistance this holiday season?  If so, please contact the Dean of Students, Sandra Kirkland, to nominate a family.

If you would like to donate food items, please place items in the donation box outside the library in Hamel hall.  You can also leave items with Molli Channell inside the library.  Donations will be accepted until Friday, November 21st.

Thank you for your support!

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Member’s Meeting 10/23/14

 

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A Member’s Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 23rd at 4:00 p.m. in Hamel Hall, room H110.

This meeting is open to all BOO members.  Please come and share thoughts, ideas, and help plan upcoming BOO projects and activities.

The agenda will cover:

  • The Thanksgiving Food Drive for deserving JTCC families
  • Angel Tree
  • Future blood drives with the Virginia Blood Services (November 17th)

BOO welcomes new ideas from members.  Please bring your ideas to us!

 

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Member’s Meeting- 9/25/14

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A Member’s Meeting will be held on Thursday, September 25th at 4:00 p.m. in Eliades Hall, room E101.

This meeting is open to all BOO members.  Please come and share thoughts, ideas, and help plan upcoming BOO projects and activities.

The agenda will cover:

  • Upcoming new member information sessions in October
  • The Thanksgiving Food Drive for deserving JTCC families
  • Angel Tree
  • Commit to Complete campaign
  • Future blood drives with the Virginia Blood Services

BOO welcomes new ideas from members.  Please bring your ideas to us!

We are still looking to fill officer positions for the 2014-2015 school year.  Please contact either advisor if you are interested in an officer’s positions. 

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Welcome Back!

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Greetings BOO members!  We are excited to have you all back for the Fall 2014 semester.

First, some news to share:

  • Dr. Roy Kaplan has joined Beta Omicron Omicron as the newest chapter advisor. Welcome Dr. Kaplan!
  • We are still looking to fill officer positions for the 2014-2015 school year.  Please contact Ms. Channell or Dr. Kaplan if you are interested in becoming an officer.
    • Available positions:
      • Vice-President
      • Secretary
      • Treasurer
      • Student Council Representative (2 positions available)
  • The Hello JTCC event will be held on September 17th from 12-2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. at the Midlothian campus.  We are hoping to have representatives available to discuss what PTK is/represents, how to be invited to join, and share the wonderful projects that we support at JTCC.
  • On September 19th, BOO will need a representative for student council.  The meeting is from 1-3 p.m. on the Midlothian campus.  If you would like to represent BOO in this capacity, please contact Ms. Channell or Dr. Kaplan.  BOO can have two student council representative (one primary and one back-up), you do not have to be an officer to represent us on the student council.
  • The first blood drive sponsored by the Virginia Blood Services and PTK-BOO will be held on September 22nd.  More information on that event will be published soon.  If you would like to get involved with the blood drive, contact Ms. Channell or Dr. Kaplan.
  • Interested in becoming a mentor?  Contact Ms. Channell about the BOOM (Beta Omicron Omicron Mentoring) program!
  • We are planning on continuing the Thanksgiving Food Drive for deserving John Tyler families.  More information on this event will come in October.

Again, welcome back and we hope everyone has an amazing fall semester.  Please contact either advisor if you have questions or ideas for BOO projects or activities.  

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End of Year Party!

It’s the end of the year, time to cut loose!  Join BOO-PTK for a party to bring this spring to a close.

Join us on Tuesday, May 6th from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. in Eliades hall, room E101 for refreshments and a chance to meet with your fellow BOO members.

This event is meant to celebrate your achievements this year, but also to plan for next years’ activities.  BOO is still looking to fill a few officer positions, so please come ready to share ideas and prepare for fall 2014!

We would also like to take this time to recognize all the graduating members and officers.  If you cannot stay long, at least stop in to congratulate all of those leaving us after this semester to pursue their next goals.

Thank you for your time and service this year.  Reward yourself and join us for some fun, food, and great company!

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Fool for Art

Interested in lending a hand at Fool for Art on Saturday?  BOO is still looking for volunteers to help with PTK’s art project happening this Saturday, April 26th on the Midlothian campus.

Both BOO and Tau Rho will be helping visitors makes buttons in the “Art of Learning” tent outside Hamel Hall.  If you have any additional time you would like to volunteer to PTK, please do so.  The event will run from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., so please give anytime you can!

Remember, all PTK members who give at least 5 hours of volunteer time will receive a free tassel from PTK at graduation!

If you want more information on volunteering for this event or would like to know when we need you the most, email Dr. John Kirn, Molli Channell, or Linda Luebke for more information!

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Member’s Meeting 4/24/14

Join the BOO officers and advisors for a Member’s Meeting on Thursday, April 24th at 4:00p.m. in Eliades Hall, room E301.  This meeting is open to ALL BOO Chapter members.

We will be discussing end of the semester projects (Fool for Art, Blood Drive, BOO end of year party).  Please come to share ideas and plan for upcoming semesters.  If you are interested in learning about leadership or volunteer opportunities, please join us to learn more!

If you are unable to make the meeting, but need information on upcoming events and activities, please contact one of the officers or advisors.  Find our information on the “Contact Us” page.

 

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