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2022 School Nurse Fun Run

Holland Hospital is excited to invite all students, families, friends and faculty to participate in the 2022 School Nurse Fun Run on Thu, Sep 29 at Holland West Elementary School. 

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HPS Podcast 4.7

Students and families from around the City of Holland will participate in the 10th Annual School Nurse Fun Run on Thursday at West Elementary… This week we're talking about this great event and program with Holland Public Schools!

HPS Mom Appointed to Governor's Michigan Parents Council

Blanca Astua has children at HLA, HMS and HHS.  She's been appointed to Governor Whitmer's first-ever Michigan Parents' Council.

  • Thank you for serving HPS families and families of students around the state of Michigan!
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Homecoming 2022

Celebrate Homecoming 2022 | September 26 - October 1

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Urgent | Deadline Approaching: Apply for Free/Reduced Lunch

If your family has not yet applied, please do so today.  Applications need to be completed by Friday, Sept 30. For more information, call 616.494.2245

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Power H Shop Open House

The Holland OCSN and Pathways to Potential Team is hosting an Open House for the Power H Shop on Wednesday, October 5th, from 4-6 pm. All Holland Public Families are welcome!

The Power H Shop is an initiative to support families experiencing crisis or financial hardship, by providing free household items through a dignified retail setting, and thus alleviating a family's financial hardship. 

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Deaf Awareness Week - Friday

What's Up!? The kids in the DHH program are wrapping up Deaf Awareness Week with some more ASL words you can use in a conversation today!

The first graduate from the Class of 2023

Congratulations to Yani Marin!! She finished her last classes at HVRT today and becomes the first member of the Class of 2023 to graduate. #HPSProud

Deaf Awareness Week - Thursday

It's Deaf Awarenss Week.  The students from our DHH program want to teach you a few ASL signs you can use in a conversation today!

Arbor Circle Parenting Skills Classes

Upcoming parenting skills education classes with Arbor Circle.

  • Just for Dads
  • Engaging Kids in Discipline
  • Nuturing Parent Programs

To register, email Nikki Reenders-Arens or call 616-745-9511.

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Deaf Awareness Week - Wednesday

Albert, Ati, and Jacob have today’s ASL words to help celebrate #DeafAwarenessWeek #HPSProud

HPSPodcast 4.6

This week, we talk with Student Senate Communications Director Eva Whiteman about all the fun plans for Homecoming 2022!

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  • 1 October
    • TIME TBD- Cross Country-MS @ Otsego Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
      Location: Away - Otsego Invitational
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4764
    • Cross Country-V Boys @ Otsego Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      Location: Away - Otsego Invitational
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4648
    • Cross Country-V Girls @ Otsego Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      Location: Away - Otsego Invitational
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4649
    • HOMECOMING PARADE 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      HOMECOMING PARADE
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
      Location: Hollland High School
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Cheer on students from around the district! The parade will start in the student parking lot, head East on 24th, South on VanRaalte, and West on 27th.
    • Soccer-V Boys - VS West Ottawa HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Soccer Complex
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4882
    • Soccer-JV Boys - VS West Ottawa HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Soccer Complex
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4883
    • Homecoming Dance 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
      Homecoming Dance
      Date: Oct 1
      Time: 8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
      Tickets are $10.00 each and are required to attend the dance.
      You may purchase tickets:  hhsdances.ludus.com
      Guest passes are due by 3:30 p. on 9/28/22.  Please turn in to Officer Soto C1244.
      Cash ticket purchases will be made in the Athletic office during both lunches and after school ONLY THE WEEK BEFORE THE DANCE (week of 9/26/22)
  • 3 October
    • Soccer-7th Boys @ Crestwood MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Crestwood MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-7th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4695
    • Tennis-MS Girls @ Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Creekside MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      RESCHEDULED FROM 09-20-2022 - CANCELLED - Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4889
    • Volleyball-7thR Girls - VS Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4720
    • Soccer-8th Boys @ Crestwood MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Crestwood MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4696
    • Volleyball-8thR Girls - VS Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4721
    • BOE Teaching for Learning Committee Mtg
      Date: Oct 3
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
  • 4 October
    • Golf-V Girls @ MHSAA Regionals (Yankee Springs GC) (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
      Location: Away - MHSAA Regionals (Yankee Springs GC)
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      MHSAA Regional - Golf-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4891
    • BOE Finance Committee Mtg 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      BOE Finance Committee Mtg
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Soccer-7th Boys - VS Grandville MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Soccer Complex
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-7th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4697
    • Tennis-MS Girls @ Lakeshore MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Lakeshore MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4676
    • Tennis-V Boys - VS Jenison HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Tiger Teusink Tennis Courts
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4886
    • Soccer-8th Boys - VS Grandville MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Soccer Complex
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4698
    • Volleyball-F Girls - VS Reeths-Puffer High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4529
    • Volleyball-JV Girls - VS Reeths-Puffer High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4530
    • Soccer-JV Boys @ Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away - Wyoming High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4581
    • Volleyball-V Girls - VS Reeths-Puffer High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: HOME - HHS Dome
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4528
    • Swimming-V Girls - VS Mona Shores HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Community Aquatic Center
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4633
    • Soccer-V Boys @ Wyoming High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 4
      Time: 6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away - Wyoming High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4578
  • 5 October
    • BOE Executive Committee Mtg
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • OCSN Power H Shop Open House
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar

      The Holland OCSN and Pathways to Potential Team is hosting an Open House for the Power H Shop on Wednesday, October 5th, from 4-6 pm. All Holland Public Families are welcome!

      The Power H Shop is an initiative to support families experiencing crisis or financial hardship, by providing free household items through a dignified retail setting, and thus alleviating a family's financial hardship. 


      Join us on Wednesday, October 5th, for the opening of The Power H Shop at Longfellow School (32 E 24th St, Holland, MI 49423). 

      At the event there will be a resource fair, children's activities and an opportunity to see the shop firsthand! Come and learn more about this exciting new resource for our Holland Public families!

      If you want more information on how you can become a partner in this initiative, join us on the 5th! 

      Contact Mallory Timmer if you want to learn more: mtimmer@hollandpublicschools.org 

    • Volleyball-7thR Girls @ Baldwin Street MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Baldwin Street MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4722
    • Cross Country-MS @ MKO Jamboree (Holland Christian) (Game)
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 4:15 PM to 6:15 PM
      Location: Away - MKO Jamboree (Holland Christian)
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4668
    • Volleyball-8thR Girls @ Baldwin Street MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Baldwin Street MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4723
    • Football-8th Boys @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 5
      Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Football-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4663
  • 6 October
    • Superintendent's Open Office Hours
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
      Location: District Administration, Lincoln Conference Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Soccer-7th Boys @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-7th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4699
    • Tennis-MS Girls - VS West Ottawa MS (Black) (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4677
    • Soccer-8th Boys @ Hamilton MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Hamilton MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4700
    • Soccer-JV Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4582
    • Volleyball-F Girls @ South Haven High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Away - South Haven High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4532
    • Volleyball-JV Girls @ South Haven High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Location: Away - South Haven High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4533
    • Football-JV Boys - VS Grand Rapids Union HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Ray and Sue Smith Stadium - Hope College
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Football-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4496
    • Volleyball-V Girls @ South Haven High School (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Away - South Haven High School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4531
    • Soccer-V Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4579
    • Voter Forum 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Voter Forum
      Date: Oct 6
      Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: Holland Middle School Cafeteria
      Calendar: HPS School Board
      The League of Women Voters will host a forum to introduce Holland voters to candidates for the Board of Education.
  • 8 October
    • TIME TBD- Cross Country-V Girls @ Portage Central Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 8
      Time: 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM
      Location: Away - Portage West Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4651
    • Cross Country-V Boys @ Portage Central Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 8
      Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Away - Portage West Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4650
    • Volleyball-V Girls @ Hopkins Invitational (Game)
      Date: Oct 8
      Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
      Location: Away - Hopkins Invitational
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4534
  • 10 October
    • Tennis-MS Girls @ Riley Street Middle School (Game)
      Date: Oct 10
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Riley Street Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4680
    • Volleyball-7thR Girls @ Grandville MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 10
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grandville MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-7thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4724
    • Volleyball-8thR Girls @ Grandville MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 10
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Grandville MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-8thR Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4725
    • Board Study Session 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Board Study Session
      Date: Oct 10
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
  • 11 October
    • Tennis-MS Girls @ Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: Away - Creekside MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4678
    • K-5 Conferences 4:14 PM to 7:14 PM
      K-5 Conferences
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 4:14 PM to 7:14 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
      4:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m
    • Soccer-8th Boys - VS Creekside MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4702
    • Volleyball-F Girls @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-F Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4536
    • Volleyball-JV Girls @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4537
    • Soccer-JV Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 5:00 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4583
    • Volleyball-V Girls @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Volleyball-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4535
    • Swimming-V Girls - VS Hamilton HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Community Aquatic Center
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Swimming-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4634
    • Soccer-V Boys @ OK GREEN TOURNAMENT (Game)
      Date: Oct 11
      Time: 6:45 PM to 8:45 PM
      Location: Away -
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-V Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4580
  • 12 October
    • Cross Country-MS @ MKO Conference Meet (Game)
      Date: Oct 12
      Time: 4:15 PM to 6:15 PM
      Location: Away - Macatawa Bay MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Cross Country-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4765
    • Football-7th Boys @ Holland Christian MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 12
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Away - Holland Christian MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Football-7th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4890
    • Football-8th Boys @ Holland Christian MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 12
      Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Away - Holland Christian MS
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Football-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4664
  • 13 October
    • 6-12 Conferences 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      6-12 Conferences
      Date: Oct 13
      Time: 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar
    • Soccer-7th Boys - VS Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Oct 13
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-7th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4703
    • Tennis-MS Girls - VS Holland Christian MS (Game)
      Date: Oct 13
      Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Tennis-MS Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4679
    • Football-JV Boys @ Muskegon HS (Game)
      Date: Oct 13
      Time: 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Away - Hackley Stadium
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Football-JV Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4498
    • Soccer-8th Boys - VS Cityside Middle School (Game)
      Date: Oct 13
      Time: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: HOME - Holland Middle School
      Calendar: HPS Athletics
      Soccer-8th Get more event information at http://mi.8to18.com/HollandPS/event/4704
  • 17 October
    • OCSN Mobile Food Pantry 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      OCSN Mobile Food Pantry
      Date: Oct 17
      Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
      Location: Holland High School, 320 W 24th St, Holland, MI 49423, USA - Parking Lot #1
      Calendar: District Calendar
      These events are open to the public and anyone who is in need can attend. Please contact Lauren Gray (lgray@hollandpublicschools.org) or Caity Deboard (cdeboard@hollandpublicschools.org) for more information.


      Drive past the Holland Public Schools Administration building heading west.
      You will see a sign for Student Parking Lot #1 on the left side of west 24th St.
    • Optional Prayer Meeting Prior to Board Meeting
      Date: Oct 17
      Time: 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
      Location: District Admin Lobby Conference Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
    • Board of Education Meeting 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Board of Education Meeting
      Date: Oct 17
      Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: District Admin Board Training Room
      Calendar: HPS School Board
      Watch this meeting

      This meeting will be broadcast via Zoom.

      Public comments can be made in person. 
      Board members may be contacted via the District website.
  • 18 October
    • 6-12 Conferences 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      6-12 Conferences
      Date: Oct 18
      Time: 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      Calendar: District Calendar