Calendar

Calendar

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HS: Czech Student Visit
HS: Czech Student Visit
Sep 27 – Oct 3 all-day
 
Special Needs Dance 1:00 pm
Special Needs Dance @ Upper Campus Chapel
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This is the third year that we allow local Christian Dance Studio, Graceful Expressions, use our already-decorated-for-Homecoming-Dance space to host a daddy/daughter, mom/son dance for special needs kids and teens.
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Art (Portfolio and Advanced): Duke Gardens 8:45 am
Art (Portfolio and Advanced): Duke Gardens
Oct 2 @ 8:45 am – 1:30 pm
Students will photograph and sketch the trees, vegetables, flowers, birds, architectural features, and trees at Duke Gardens. One of their photographs from the trip will become the basis for a palette knife Impressionist style oil[...]
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
College Rep Visit 11:25 am
College Rep Visit @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 3 @ 11:25 am – 12:10 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
3rd: Book Club (Boys) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Library
Oct 3 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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4th:Downtown Raleigh 8:45 am
4th:Downtown Raleigh
Oct 4 @ 8:45 am – 2:15 pm
4th grade will visit several buildings in downtown Raleigh, including the Capitol and Legislative buildings, along with the science museum.
ACT & SAT Math Prep 3:15 pm
ACT & SAT Math Prep
Oct 4 @ 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
Mrs. Stone and Mrs. Donoghue will be available to help students with math prep for the ACT (Mrs. Stone) and the SAT (Mrs. Donoghue).
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Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club 8:30 am
Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club @ Hope Community Church 821 Buck Jones Road
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
You’re invited to join Mr. Bradley and Mrs. Taylor in a discussion style Book Club on “The Tech-Wise Family” by Andy Crouch. Each session will allow for in-depth discussion, questions and fellowship. Whether you can[...]
1st: Farmer’s Market 10:15 am
1st: Farmer’s Market
Oct 5 @ 10:15 am – 12:45 pm
This is part of our Harvest Unit. First Grade enters a pumpkin display contest.
4th: Book Club (Boys) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 5 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Boys) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 5 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
6th: Book Club (Boys) 12:20 pm
6th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 5 @ 12:20 pm – 1:00 pm
6th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
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TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Lower Campus Gymnasium
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
TK-2nd: Author Event 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Author Event @ Lower Campus Media Center
Oct 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Mr. Pizzoli will read from the 3 books he wrote & illustrated: The Watermelon See, The 12 Days of Christmas (NEW 9/2017), and Templeton Gets His Wish. Your child’s class will read these books before[...]
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SAT Test Date
SAT Test Date
Oct 7 all-day
Registration Deadline: September 8, 2017
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College Rep Visit – Virginia Commonwealth University (Alanna Johnson) 1:05 pm
College Rep Visit – Virginia Commonwealth University (Alanna Johnson) @ Upper Campus Media Center or Student Center
Oct 9 @ 1:05 pm – 1:35 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
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AP Biology Class Field Trip 7:00 am
AP Biology Class Field Trip
Oct 10 @ 7:00 am – Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm
Students will experience field study and field collection of data that will be used to understand the ecosystems. We will be taking ocean water samples and assessing the chemical health of the water. There will[...]
Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
TK-6 Open House 9:00 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
TK-6 Open House 9:30 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Oct 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
College Rep Visit 11:25 am
College Rep Visit @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 10 @ 11:25 am – 12:10 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
College Rep Visit – Coastal Carolina University (Rebecca Johnson) 1:00 pm
College Rep Visit – Coastal Carolina University (Rebecca Johnson) @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:35 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
College Rep Visit – Elon University (Mackenzie Daniel) 1:05 pm
College Rep Visit – Elon University (Mackenzie Daniel) @ Upper Campus Office Conference Room
Oct 10 @ 1:05 pm – 1:35 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
3rd: Book Club (Girls) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Library
Oct 10 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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11th: We Love You Wednesday 11:00 am
11th: We Love You Wednesday @ Upper Campus (1101 Buck Jones Road)
Oct 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bless the upper campus teachers and staff by supporting the monthly We Love You Wednesday luncheon.
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College Connections Parent Meeting 8:00 am
College Connections Parent Meeting @ Upper Campus Walker Conference Room
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
 
Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club 8:30 am
Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club @ Hope Community Church 821 Buck Jones Road
Oct 12 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
You’re invited to join Mr. Bradley and Mrs. Taylor in a discussion style Book Club on “The Tech-Wise Family” by Andy Crouch. Each session will allow for in-depth discussion, questions and fellowship. Whether you can[...]
4th: Book Club (Girls) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 12 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Girls) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 12 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
6th: Book Club (Girls) 12:20 pm
6th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 12 @ 12:20 pm – 1:00 pm
6th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
Theatre Production: Peter Pan 7:00 pm
Theatre Production: Peter Pan @ Upper Campus Chapel
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Theatre Production: Peter Pan 7:00 pm
Theatre Production: Peter Pan @ Upper Campus Chapel
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Early Dismissal
Early Dismissal
Oct 13 all-day
Today is a early dismissal day: Lower Campus (TK-6): 8:15am start and 11:45am dismissal Upper Campus (7th-12th) 8:00am start and 11:55am dismissal
End of 1st Quarter
Grandparents’ Day
TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Lower Campus Gymnasium
Oct 13 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
TK-2nd: Chapel 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Oct 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Chapel for TK-2nd grade will be held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
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Theatre Production: Peter Pan 2:00 pm
Theatre Production: Peter Pan @ Upper Campus Chapel
Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Theatre Production: Peter Pan 7:00 pm
Theatre Production: Peter Pan @ Upper Campus Chapel
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
School Picture Retakes 8:00 am
School Picture Retakes @ Both Campuses
Oct 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
If you missed the original picture day or wish to retake your picture, please plan on retake day. If you have picture packet, please bring it with you on retake day
College Rep Visit – Lynchburg College (Sarah Anne Carroll) 9:40 am
College Rep Visit – Lynchburg College (Sarah Anne Carroll) @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 17 @ 9:40 am – 10:25 am
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
3rd: Book Club (Boys) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Library
Oct 17 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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3rd: A Matter of Science 8:45 am
3rd: A Matter of Science @ In-House Field Trip
Oct 18 @ 8:45 am – 1:25 pm
The three third grade classes will each have a 75 minute session on “A Matter of Science” in the Science Lab with a rep from “Science Fun for Everyone”. Students will have a “gas” exploring[...]
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting 2:50 pm
Girls Who Code Monthly Meeting @ Lower Campus Room #137
Oct 18 @ 2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
Girls who ARE in the Computer Science Fundamentals elective are encouraged to join, so they can partner with the girls who are interested but unable to take the elective. Together we will learn coding and[...]
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6th: Overnight Retreat
6th: Overnight Retreat
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day
This annual retreat promotes spiritual growth and unity among the 6th graders. The gospel is presented and students are challenged with ways to grow in their personal walk with God. Students will depart GRACE by[...]
Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club 8:30 am
Parents: “The Tech-Wise Family” Book Club @ Hope Community Church 821 Buck Jones Road
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
You’re invited to join Mr. Bradley and Mrs. Taylor in a discussion style Book Club on “The Tech-Wise Family” by Andy Crouch. Each session will allow for in-depth discussion, questions and fellowship. Whether you can[...]
7-12:Open House 9:00 am
7-12:Open House @ Upper Campus Walker Conference Room
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us on Thursday mornings beginning at 9:o0 to be introduced to our 7th-12th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our[...]
7th-12th Open House 9:00 am
7th-12th Open House @ Upper Campus Walker Conference Room
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us on Thursday mornings beginning at 9:o0 to be introduced to our 7th-12th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our[...]
4th: Book Club (Boys) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 19 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Boys) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 19 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
College Rep Visit – Coastal Carolina University (Rebecca Johnson) 1:05 pm
College Rep Visit – Coastal Carolina University (Rebecca Johnson) @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 19 @ 1:05 pm – 1:35 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
Varsity Football Banquet 6:00 pm
Varsity Football Banquet @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The varsity football team will be hosting the year end banquet honoring the seniors and celebrating with families and coaches. Seniors will be honored by coaches.
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3rd-5th: Chapel 8:45 am
3rd-5th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Oct 20 @ 8:45 am – 9:30 am
Chapel for 3rd-5th grade is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
PTF: City BBQ Spirit Night 10:00 am
PTF: City BBQ Spirit Night
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Support GRACE and grab City BBQ for dinner, bring back to GRACE and tailgate in the parking lot prior to the game! City BBQ will run this all day for those who want to support[...]
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7th-12th: Teen Read Week
7th-12th: Teen Read Week @ Upper Campus
Oct 23 – Oct 27 all-day
 
TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Lower Campus Gymnasium
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
College Rep Visit – Rhodes College (Lauren Sefton) 10:35 am
College Rep Visit – Rhodes College (Lauren Sefton) @ Junior Seminar Classes
Oct 23 @ 10:35 am – 11:20 am
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
AP Spanish Luncheon 1:00 pm
AP Spanish Luncheon
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:25 pm
Students will experience the food culture from different Spanish Speaking countries. They will practice speaking Spanish with native speakers in the restaurants we visit. They will hear and identify the different accents. he students will[...]
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 24 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
TK-6 Open House 9:00 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
TK-6 Open House 9:30 am
TK-6 Open House @ Lower Campus Media Center
Oct 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Come learn about what makes GRACE a great place to be. Join us at 9:30 to be introduced to our TK-6th grade program. Meet campus administrators, see classrooms and tour our facility. We look forward[...]
3rd: Book Club (Girls) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Library
Oct 24 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]
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9th-11th: PSAT 8:00 am
9th-11th: PSAT @ On Campus
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
We will be administering the PSAT/NMSQT® at GRACE on Wednesday, October 25, 8:00 am to 11:30 am to all students in grades 9-11. Please make every effort to have them at school on time that[...]
College Rep Visit – Furman University (Elizabeth Hawthorne) 11:25 am
College Rep Visit – Furman University (Elizabeth Hawthorne) @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 25 @ 11:25 am – 12:10 pm
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
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College Rep Visit – Washington College (Sarah Beresik)  9:40 am
College Rep Visit – Washington College (Sarah Beresik)  @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 26 @ 9:40 am – 10:25 am
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
College Rep Visit – University of Dayton (Sean Lewis) 10:35 am
College Rep Visit – University of Dayton (Sean Lewis) @ Upper Campus Room #130
Oct 26 @ 10:35 am – 11:20 am
If you wish to attend a college information session with a college representative that is visiting GRACE but have another class at that time, please fill out the attached form and get approval from a[...]
4th: Book Club (Boys) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
4th: Book Club (Girls) 10:55 am
4th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 10:55 am – 11:25 am
4th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Boys) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
5th: Book Club (Girls) 11:45 am
5th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 11:45 am – 12:15 pm
5th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
6th: Book Club (Boys) 12:20 pm
6th: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 12:20 pm – 1:00 pm
6th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
6th: Book Club (Girls) 12:20 pm
6th: Book Club (Girls) @ Lower Campus Resource Room
Oct 26 @ 12:20 pm – 1:00 pm
6th grade students meet over lunch to discuss a common book they are reading. Boys and girls meet on alternating meeting dates. The meeting is held in the Resource Room where the students discuss the[...]
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TK-6: Chapel 8:30 am
TK-6: Chapel @ Lower Campus Gymnasium
Oct 27 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
3rd-5th: Chapel 8:45 am
3rd-5th: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Oct 27 @ 8:45 am – 9:30 am
Chapel for 3rd-5th grade is held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
TK-2nd: Chapel 9:30 am
TK-2nd: Chapel @ Hope Community Church
Oct 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am
Chapel for TK-2nd grade will be held in the small chapel at Hope Community Church.
MS: Defy Gravity Lock-In 11:00 pm
MS: Defy Gravity Lock-In
Oct 27 @ 11:00 pm – Oct 28 @ 7:00 am
All middle school students are invited to the annual Defy Gravity overnight fellowship event at the Defy Gravity in Durham from 11pm to 7am. Preregistration is required and middle school families will receive registration information[...]
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ACT Test Date
ACT Test Date
Oct 28 all-day
Registration Deadline is September 22, 2017
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Parent Prayer Group 8:00 am
Parent Prayer Group @ Upper Campus Student Center
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Join other GRACE parents (moms, dads, grandparents, all are welcome) to pray for our students and our school.
3rd: Book Club (Boys) 2:45 pm
3rd: Book Club (Boys) @ Lower Campus Library
Oct 31 @ 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm
3rd Grade Boys & Girls Book Club will meet on alternating Tuesdays. Boys will meet on the odd number date; Girls will meet on the even number date. These dates and reading assignments will be[...]