Nelson Food Drive

Did you know food banks help more than 850,000 Canadians every month?
Nelson students would like to make a local impact and bring awareness about this issue.
Intermediates will be coming around to collect the items each morning this week.
We have created theme days although you’re welcome to bring in any donation on any day!

Monday, November 29th 
Breakfast foods! ~ hot and cold boxed cereals, oatmeal, granola, muesli, whole grain bran, granola bars, breakfast bars, tea, coffee, canned fruit, pancake mix

Tuesday, November 30th 
Snack! ~ crackers, cookies, natural peanut butter*, powdered skim milk*, rice cakes, nuts and/or seeds*

Wednesday, December 1st
Lunch! ~ canned soup, hearty stews, pork and beans, chili, ready to serve meals, boxed macaroni and cheese, jams, crackers, canned fish

Thursday, December 2nd
Side Dishes ~ canned vegetables*, dried vegetables, side kicks
Desserts and Beverages ~ fruit and vegetable juice in cans, tetra packs, bottles, canned fruit*, fruit cups

Friday, December 3rd 
Appetizers ~ dried lentils and beans*, canned beans and chickpeas*
Dinner! ~ brown and white rice, barley, whole wheat pasta and other grains, tomato sauce, pasta sauce, canned chicken or turkey

Monday, December 6th
Last Donation Day and misc. items / Any item previously listed

*Please bring unused/unopened and non-expired items.

December Kindness Calendar

December Kindness Calendar

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 1

  
A December Calendar packed with super fun holiday activities and the Grinch & Max enjoying a book at our listening centre!?
What’s your favourite song to sing along with at Christmas time?

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 2

A partially decorated door awaiting your finishing touch!
What’s your favourite part of the winter season?!

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 3

IMG_1990Even our bear is joining in the fun! A festive pair of jingle antlers.
Do you or someone in your family have a crazy Christmas sweater or Christmas jewelry they wear at this time of year?

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 4

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A balloon bearded Santa!?
Have you seen the large helium balloons in the Santa Claus Day parade? What’s your favourite shape? I remember a very cool looking Rudolph.

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 5

  
 
Window Stickies! Have you ever seen store windows decorated with stickies, frosted snow or painted Christmas scenes? Do you remember your favourite?

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A stocking, ornaments & a stuck flying reindeer!
Do you help your family put up decorations at home? What’s your favourite one?

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 7

IMG_1835Christmas Clock! What time do you wake up on Christmas morning!?

CHRISTMAS IS COMING ~ 8

A Santa cookie jar filled with the names of division 9 students…
Do you make cookies around Christmas time? With who?