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March 27th, 2019 (8:00 AM)

January 01, 2020

Card making and planning continued.

March 20th, 2019 (8 AM)

January 01, 2020

Students planned for convention while continuing to work on cards.

March 13th, 2019 (3:07 PM)

January 01, 2020

Students began to make cards for Spring/Easter/Passover.

Feb 27th, 2019

Students regathered after a long, well-deserved break to continue to prepare for state convention.

Feb 13th, 2019

Students continued preparing for state convention.

Feb 6th, 2019

Students created cards for Valentines day and started to coordinate for state convention.

January 30th, 2019

January 30, 2019

 Students began planning for state convention.

January 23rd, 2019

January 23, 2019

We held no meeting due to midterm exams! Bonam fortunam to all!

January 16th, 2019

January 16, 2019

Students worked on plans for the state t-shirt contest.

January 9th, 2019(!)

January 09, 2019

Students made Valentines for "Cards for Hospitalized Kids.”

December 19, 2018 (8:00 AM)

December 19, 2018

 Planning for upcoming deadlines; beginning of Valentine project

December 12, 2018 (3:07 PM)

December 12, 2018

Students completed last few holiday cards for “Cards for Hospitalized Kids”

December 5, 2018

December 05, 2018

no meeting; community outreach project

November 28, 2018 (3:07 PM)

November 28, 2018

Students made more Christmas cards and discussed Classics Day.

November 21st, 2018 (8:00 AM)  

January 01, 2020

Students organized giftwrapping for charity while they made cards.

November 14th, 2018 (3:07 PM)

November 14, 2018

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November 7th, 2018 (8 AM)

November 07, 2018

Students continued working on Thanksgiving cards and prepared for Thanksgiving Outreach after school.

October 31st, 2018 (8 AM)

October 31, 2018

Students made Thanksgiving cards and planned for Halloween party.

October Meeting Minutes

October 24, 2018

October 3, 8:00 am

Students planned for the outreach program and made more Halloween cards.

October 10, 3:07 pm

Students made Halloween cards and discussed World Language Dept. Halloween party.

October 17, 8:00 am

Students began to make Thanksgiving cards.

October 24, 3:07 pm

Students discussed Classics Day at BU and made many Thanksgiving cards.

September 26th, 2018 (3:15 PM)

September 26, 2018

We continued to make Halloween cards 🎃 and talk more about upcoming open house.

September 19th, 2018 (8:00 AM)

September 19, 2018

We made cards and prepared for Kickoff!

September 12th, 2018 (3:15 PM)

September 12, 2018

We held our first Latin Club meeting of the year! We got things organized and talked about the club fair. We emphasized club recruitment and just had an overall great start to the year! 

March 28th, 2018 (2:15 PM)

March 28, 2018

Students Attending: Lauren Clark, Vicky Chen.   


Students made birthday cards for the community service project.

March 21st, 2018 (7:15 AM)

March 21, 2018

Students Attending: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Emily Lee.


Students worked on club scrapbook.

March 7th, 2018 (7:15 AM)

March 07, 2018

Students Attending: Laina Chasse, Marina Bellotti, Dan Hogan, Vicky Chen, Emma Chasse, Lyna Zidane.


Students made Easter cards for the community service project.

February 28th, 2018 (2:15 PM)

February 28, 2018

Students attending: Marina Bellotti, Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Emily Lee, Lyna Zidane.  

Students continued to make Easter cards for community service and also worked on assembling the club scrapbook.

February 14th, 2018 (7:15 AM)

February 14, 2018

Students attending: Cate Kneebone.

Cate continued to work on cards and discussed plans for her social media projects.

February 7th, 2018 (7:15 AM)

February 07, 2018

Students attending:  Cate Kneebone.

Cate started working on the Easter cards for “Cards For Kids” during this meeting.

Janurary 31st, 2018 (7:15 AM)

January 31, 2018

Students present: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Emily Lee.
Students discussed newsletter issues while they finished Valentines.

Janurary 24th, 2018 (2:15 PM)

January 24, 2018

Students present: Marina Bellotti, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Daniel Hogan, Cate Kneebone.


Students created Valentines for community service.

Janurary 17th, 2018

January 17, 2018

NO MEETING! Midterms!

Janurary 10th, 2018 (2:15 PM)

January 10, 2018

Students present: Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Aashi Goel, David Mao, Olivia Minton.

Students brainstormed about final t-shirt design while they worked on more cards.

Janurary 3rd, 2018 (7:15 AM)

January 03, 2018

Students present: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Ashley Hallowell, Cate Kneebone, Brooke McGurl.


Students worked on Valentines.

December 20th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

Students attending: Marina Bellotti, Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Dan Hogan, Danielle Rabe.


Students prepared calendars with “Felicem Annum Novum” written on them accompanied by a candy cane and distributed them to all of the teacher/staff mailboxes in the main office.

December 13th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

Students attending: Emma Chasse, Emily Lee, Lillian Pickelhaupt


Students made a last batch of holiday cards or the Christmas/Hanukkah/Kwanzaa season. They also discussed plans for a giftwrapping volunteer session.

December 6th, 2017 (7:15 AM)

Students attending: Vicky Chen, Cate Kneebone, Emily Lee, Danielle Rabe, Raelane Chan, Rhiannon Fee


Students made holiday cards for “Cards For Kids” during this meeting.

November 29th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

January 01, 2020

Members attending: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen and Emily Lee.  


Discussion about skit for Classics Day and plans for a gift wrapping project occurred.

November 15th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

January 01, 2020

Members attending: Emma Chasse, Emily Lee.  


Thanksgiving cards!

November 8th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

January 01, 2020

Members attending: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Cate Kneebone.  

Students planned for upcoming Spirit Fair and continued to make cards.

November 1st, 2017 (7:15 AM)

January 01, 2020


Members attending: Aashi Goel, Cate Kneebone.  Students made first round of Thanksgiving cards for “Cards for Hospitalized Kids”.


October 25th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

Present: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Derek Diaco, Olivia Minton, Julia Monsini.

Students made Thanksgiving cards for "Cards for Hospitalized Kids" and discussed a skit for

Classics Day on December 7th.

October 18th, 2017 (7:15 AM)

January 01, 2020

Present: Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Olivia Minton, Lillian Pickelhaupt. Students finalized plans for trip to Kick Off the following Saturday and made the last batch of

Halloween cards for community service.


October 11th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

Present: Stephen Bassett, Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Emma Duncan, Emily Lee, Cella Luchetti, McKenzie Mack, Beatrice Magee, Olivia Minton, Lillian Pickelhaupt.


Students made Halloween cards for "Cards for Hospitalized Kids."

October 4th, 2017 (7:15-7:45)

Present: Vicky Chen, Lauren Clark, Cate Kneebone, Shreya Nair, Lillian Pickelhaupt.


Students created Halloween cards for the "Cards for Hospitalized Kids" community service project.

September 27th, 2017 (11:30 AM)

Present:  Katie A., Julia Blakely, Lacey Ceruolo, Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Lauren Clark, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Cate Kneebone, Vara Mathiyalakan, Justin Yu. Students planned and completed a new publicity poster for JCL/Latin Club to use at Open House the next evening.  They also cut out some of the stickers they would be selling.

September 20th, 2017 (7:15 AM)

Present: Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, Olivia Minton, Beatrice Magee, Lillian Pickelhaupt.


Students made Halloween cards to send to "Cards for Hospitalized Kids".

September 13, 2017 (2:15 PM)

October 01, 2017

Present: Tommy Bellaire, Stephanie Bianco, Emma Chasse, Ghislaine Chasse, Vicky Chen, John Clewley, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Emily Lee, David Mao, Varahunan Mathiyalakan, Dolly Pickelhaupt, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Justin Yu.

Students met for the first time at the start of school. Immediate plans involved preparations for the annual Open House on September 28th.  Students decided they would make a new publicity poster and sell stickers and calendars (generously donated by Vicky's mother).  

June 7, 2017 (2:15 pm)

June 07, 2017

Today students discussed plans for Relay for Life, and talked about fundraising ideas for next year. Stickers, bracelets and more calendars were all suggested. Students also discussed adding products to the JCL website and ways to get costs down next year and membership up.


Present: Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Jennifer Kim and Tommy Bellaire

May 24, 2017 (2:15-3:15)

January 01, 2020

Present: Tommy Bellaire, Julia Blakely, Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Jennifer Kim, Cate Kneebone.


Students agreed on a slate of officers and some approaches to fundraising for convention.  All agreed that stickers were a good item to sell, and Vicky agreed to design some. Jenn and Tommy talked about cooperating on the website next year and transitioning Tommy to take over when Jenn graduates.  

May 17, 2017 (7:15-7:45)          

Present:  Vicky Chen, Derek Diaco


Students discussed upcoming appointments for officers and remaining activities.  They also talked about the McCall Middle School project and how it would be continued in June at the last meeting.

May 10th, 2017 (2:15 PM)

Present:  Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Derek Diaco, Cate Kneebone, Emma Duncan


Students decided on the building project for the middle school activity next Monday.  They decided to use small styrofoam bricks and glue guns to make solid structures. They came up with an idea for something to sell at Relay for Life: coffee.  Vicky said she would check procedures with the captain of Relay and get back to us.

May 3rd, 2017 (7:15 AM)

Present: Emma Chasse, Shannon Crowe,  Derek Diaco, and Cate Kneebone

Students reviewed plans for their afterschool outreach at St.

Charles School today.  They also made some Spanish birthday Cards as requested by “Cards for Hospitalized Kids”.

April 26, 2017 (7:15 AM)

January 01, 2020

Present: Emma Chasse, Derek Diaco and Cate Kneebone


Students discussed plans for the next outreach activities at St. Charles and McCall. Attendance was sparse; students made some birthday cards.

April 12, 2017 (2:15 PM)


Present: Julia Blakely, Emma Chasse, Vicky Chen, Derek Diaco, Julia Monsini, Rhiannon Fee,  Justin Yu


Students discussed the recent convention, electing new officers for the coming year and some upcoming activities, such as Relay for Life.  Vicky, Derek and Julia M. spent the time making cards (birthday) for “Cards for Kids.”

March 15, 2015 (2:15 pm)

March 15, 2017

Students discussed the Ides of March and its significance while they started working on cards for

Easter. There was some conversation about the snow day on Tuesday which shortened Classics Week.

Present: Julia Blakely, Vicky Chen and Derek Diaco.

March 8, 2017 (2:15 pm)

March 08, 2017

Students planned activities for McCall Outreach and Decided on practicing different languages on home-

Made papyrus. While they talked, students created More St. Patrick’s Day cards.

Present: Lindsay Hallowell, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone, Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Lyna Zidane, Natasha Botis, Megan Crowe.

March 1, 2017 (7:15 am)

March 01, 2017

Students met to plan the design for the “Latin window” for Foreign Language Week. Some students made a last

batch of St. Patrick’s Day cards for community service. Recent clothing donations were tabulated.

Present: Julia Blakely, Natasha Botis, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Cate Kneebone.

Feburary 15, 2017 (2:15 pm)

February 15, 2017

Students gathered before winter break to make some Cards for Hospitalized Kids. The St. Patrick’s Day

initiative is underway. Students also planned for upcoming JCL events.


Present: Justin Ong, Emma Chasse, Julia Blakely, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Vicky Chen, Cate Kneebone.

Feburary 8, 2017 (2:15 pm)

February 08, 2017

Students met to make cards for St. Patrick’s Day while planning their next outreach to McCall Middle School. They decide to plan some games of Kahoot! About the Cultural topics they previously presented. Plans are made to attend the BLS certamen on Saturday.


Present: Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Emma Chasse, Rhiannon Fee, Alison Romagna, Tess Kneebone.

Feburary 1, 2017 (7:15 am)

February 01, 2017

Students finalized plans for outreach at St. Charles School today. They collected vocabulary words and Art supplies to make Latin valentines. They also made A last batch of Valentine cards to mail to “Cards for Hospitalized Kids”.

Present: Emma Chasse, Derek Diaco, Julia Blakely, Daviana Englander, Justin Ong, Tess Kneebone.

January 25, 2017 (2:15 pm)

Students continue to produce a plethora of fun and spirited cards for the community service project. Plans were made

to attend the JCL Board Meeting if possible. Students discussed the many contributions to the latest editions

of the newsletter.


Present: Julia Blakely, Emma Chasse, Julia Monsini, Nick Forcione, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone, Rhiannon Fee, Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Justin Ong.

January 11, 2017 (2:15 pm)

Students began working on Valentine cards for the ongoing community service project. Other business was discussed as they worked, including preparation for the outreach to the McCall Middle School on the Monday following midterm exams. Students decide not to hold a club meeting during Midterm Exam Week.


Present: Abby Taylor, Vicky Chen, Emma Chasse, Tess Kneebone, Natasha Botis, Shannon Crowe, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander.

January 4, 2017 (7:15 am)

Students check their plans for the Afterschool program at St. Charles School that afternoon. They compile a list of winter vocabulary words to use with the children. Plans are made to attend the BLA certamen on January 21 st .


Present: Daviana Englander, Alison Romagna, Derek Diaco, Julia Blakely.

December 14, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students finish their last batch of holiday cards for the “Cards For Hospitalized Kids” program. Students also discuss plans for the state t-shirt contest as it is due in January.


Present: Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Emma Chasse, Lyna Zidane.

December 7, 2016 (7:15 am)

Students finalize plans for gift-wrap volunteer opportunity at Henry Bear’s Park Toy Store in Arlington. Dates and times are established: December 9, 3:00 – 8:00 and December 23, 12:00 – 8:00. More holiday cards are made for the “Cards for Hospitalized Kids” initiative.


Present: Lindsay Hallowell, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Julia Blakely, Cate Kneebone, Emma Chasse, Lizzy Murray, Alison Romagna, Tess Kneebone.

November 30, 2016 (7:15 am)

Students discuss other options for December community service since the JDRF giftwrapping fundraiser is not being held this year. Suggestions were: Cor Unum, which serves meals, an animal shelter or other local service. More Christmas cards were made.


Present: Justin Ong, Alison Romagna, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone, Daviana Englander, Julia Blakely, Emma Chasse, Abby Taylor, Derek Diaco, Lizzy Murray, Natasha Botis, Shannon Crowe.

November 23, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students begin to make holiday cards for Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year. Some cards are too creative to use!


Present: Vicky Chen, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone, Emma Chasse, Derek Diaco, Lindsay Hallowell, Lyna Zidane.

November 16, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students discuss their disappointment about not being able to attend Classics Day. They were very excited about their skit. More cards are made!


Present: Derek Diaco, Emily Lee, Abby Taylor, Alex Casey, Alison Romagna, David Mao, Vara Mathiyalakan, Emma Chasse, Justin Ong.

November 2, 2016 (7:15 am)

Students begin to produce Thanksgiving cards for the service project. A small but focused group goes to work and makes beautiful cards.


Present: Julia Blakely, Daviana Englander, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone.

October 26, 2016 (2:15 pm)

There is a practice Certamen using the questions from Kick-Off. We finalize plans for those who will attend Praetoria.


Present: Derek Diaco, Julia Blakely, Elise Boudreau, Rhiannon Fee, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Emily Lee, Vicky Chen, Emma Chasse, Vara Mathiyalakan, Justin Yu.

October 19, 2016 (7:15 am)

This is the final chance to make Halloween cards so they can be mailed on time. A busy group enjoys croissants and makes many cards.


Present: Daviana Englander, Julia Blakely, Derek Diaco, Justin Ong, Alison Romagna, Sophie Wilcox, Tess Kneebone, Cate Kneebone.

October 13, 2016 (7:15 am)

Students gather to make and hang posters advertising the Latin Club. There was no school yesterday so today’s meeting is on a Thursday. Four students can go to the Kick-Off event.


Present: Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Rhiannon Fee, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Abby Taylor, Emily Lee, Jennifer Kim, Daviana Englander, Marcus Albanese, Lizzie Splaine.

October 5, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students meet to review activities they will do with elementary school children at St. Charles School today. There will be a pumpkin craft and some writing; a list of Latin words appropriate for Halloween is compiled.


Present: Julia Blakely, Emma Chasse, Justin Yu, Derek Diaco, Vicky Chen, Lily McCarthy.

September 28, 2016 (7:15 am)

Students met to continue making Halloween cards before school. There was a short, informal certamen practice.


Present: Abby Taylor, Sophie Wilcox, Emma Duncan, McKenzie Mack, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Emma Chasse, Lizzie Splaine, Alison Romagna, Alex Casey, Vara Mathiyalakan, Lizzy Murray, Siobhan Hickey, Justin Yu, Emily Lee, Derek Diaco, Julia Blakely.

September 21, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students check their plans for Open House the next evening. Some make the posters to advertise the club and the items being offered for sale. A schedule for covering the booth is created and filled. Students were wondering about the Elite Certamen at B.U. and found out it was for adults. Some dues were collected. Students decorated the classroom with last year’s convention ribbons and also decided to make some food to sell with the water bottles and calendars.


Present: Emily Lee, Jennifer Kim, Jack Walsh, Elise Boudreau, Emma Duncan, McKenzie Mack, Sophie Wilcox, Daviana Englander, David Mao, Justin Yu, Beatrice Magee, Emma Chasse, Derek Diaco, Julia Blakely, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Vicky Chen, Rhiannon Fee, Justin Ong, Celia Bianco.

September 14, 2016 (7:15am)

Students begin making Halloween cards for the “Cards for Hospitalized Kids” program. Some new members come to their first meeting while others who are investigating clubs drop by.


Present: Derek Diaco, Lillian Pickelhaupt, Rhiannon Fee, Vicky Chen, Andrew Murray, Lizzy Murray, Maeve Hickey, Siobhan Hickey, Alex Casey, Julia Blakely, Celia Bianco, Noah Wilson, Jack Walsh, Tommy Bellaire.

September 7th, 2016 (2:15 pm)

Students hold first meeting of the school year. Plans are made to organize for Kick-Off at Mt. Greylock and Open House at WHS.

Present: Justin Yu, Varahunan Mathiyalakan, David Mao, Jennifer Kim, Derek Diaco, Daviana Englander, Julia Blakely, Paul Constantine, Justin Ong, Lauren Lavey, Shannon McGurl, Rosie Crawford, Emma Chasse, Emily Lee, Alison Romagna, Tess Kneebone.

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