Mingus Mountain Academy Events Calendar
October 2015

1
  • Mountain Lion Meeting
  • 15th Annual Rodeo
2
3
  • Family Visitation
4
  • Family Visitation
5
  • New Peer Social
6
  • Campus Activity
  • Volleyball Game
7
  • Therapy Group
8
  • Therapy Group
  • Mountain Lion Meeting
  • Volleyball Game
9
  • BHOM Assembly
  • Homecoming Dance
10
  • Family Visitation
11
  • Family Visitation
12
13
  • Campus Activity
14
  • Therapy Group
15
  • Therapy Group
  • Mountain Lion Meeting
  • Volleyball Game
16
17
  • Family Visitation
18
  • Family Visitation
19
20
  • Campus Activity
21
  • Therapy Group
  • Gina's Team
22
  • Therapy Group
  • Mountain Lion Meeting
  • Volleyball Game
23
24
  • Family Visitation
25
  • Family Visitation
26
27
  • Campus Activity
  • Volleyball Game
28
  • Therapy Group
29
  • Therapy Group
  • Mountain Lion Meeting
  • Volleyball Game
30
  • Monster Mash Dance
31
  • Family Visitation
  • Halloween Activities
  • Mingus spent a lot of time preparing for the annual rodeo on 10/1. Several activities included horse barrel racing performed by peer at Mingus, a carnival with several games and prizes, and a barbeque to close the day. Some games included a blind folded three-legged race that staff competed in. During the rodeo a queen and princess will be selected from the seven candidates. The seven rodeo nominees submitted an essay base on why they thought that they would make a good candidate. The Valley houses made cotton candy to pass out while the girls were playing carnival games. Mingus welcomed several agencies, the local community and families to the 15th annual rodeo.
  • The Mountain Lions will be hosting a new peer social at the beginning of the month for all new peers to attend. During this time the Mountain Lion club plays different ice breaker and team builder games with the new peers.
  • Mingus will be welcoming several new Mountain Lions to the club this month. These young ladies have shown leadership, integrity and put in a lot of hard work throughout the Rush process.
  • The Mountain Lions will be traveling to Phoenix to attend another schools homecoming football game and dance. The students will spend the day getting their hair and make-up done before leaving to Phoenix for the game and dance.
  • Juniper Dorm won the BHOM (Best Home on Mountain) trophy in September. The dorm is planning to have a BBQ to celebrate their accomplishments. October winner will be announced on the 9th.
  • The Cross Country season will come to an end at the end of the month. The team will celebrate with a banquet. During this time, the team members will receives awards and trophies. The girls have been doing a great job this season and made a lot of improvement from the first week of practice.
  • The Volleyball teamís season also came to an end this month. The coaches are very happy with the season and the progress the team made from their first game in September. The team will be planning a banquet in November to celebrate their hard work.