POOL PARTY TIME!! Posted: 6/27/17 5:40PM
more Documents: Pool Party 2017 T-SHIRT ORDER REMINDER Posted: 6/26/17 1:03PM
T-SHIRTS ORDER...PLEASE... ALL ORDER FORMS MUST BE SUBMITTED WITH PAYMENT TO THE ORRICO FAMILY FOLDER NO LATER THAN MONDAY JUNE 26 BY 5:00PM. NO LATE ORDERS WILL BE ACCEPTED. SORRY, NO EXCEPTIONS. Any later than this date, the T-shirts will not be delivered in time for conference meets.
THANK YOU!! more WEEKLY REMINDERS... Posted: 6/26/17 12:07PM
A SPECIAL THANK YOU!! TO ALL OUR SWIMMER VOLUNTEERS AND PARENTS, WHO SPENT THEIR SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE SWIM TEAM'S CAR WASH YESTERDAY!! IT WAS A HUGE SUCCESS!! AND A HUGE THANK YOU TO AVA GRACE, LILY KENT, AND RACHELLE FOR MAKING AND SELLING RAINBOW LOOM BRACELETS AT THE CARWASH!! ALSO...A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SWIMMERS AND FAMILIES THAT HAD LUNCH... more CAR WASH TODAY! Posted: 6/25/17 9:06AM
CAR WASH TODAY!!!
CAR WASHERS, BE AT ITASCA BANK (IRVING PARK RD) AT 11 AM TODAY!!
BRING A BUCKET, SPONGES AND TOWELS FOR DRYING.
VOLUNTEERS, WEAR YOUR DOLPHIN ATTIRE!!
TELL ALL YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!!
more CONFERENCE 7 BANQUET COMMITTEE MEETING Posted: 6/23/17 4:00PM
ALL A CONFERENCE AND BANQUET COMMITTEE MEMBERS...
Let's meet this Sunday, June 25, 10 am at Starbucks (Itasca) to discuss plans for A Conference and the team banquet. Families...we still need MORE people to volunteer for A Conference! This meet is the final meet of the year and the Dolphins are hosting all the teams! It's extremely... more Volunteer or 2? Posted: 6/23/17 1:20PM Unfortunately again tomorrow, I have to leave the swim meet around 9:15/9:30. Any one interested in volunteering as the meet coordinator for our swim team? The responsibilites are: making sure all of our volunteers are present and working their assignments, filling volunteer vacancies, making sure our team area is respectable (especially after the meet; clean area), solve... more VOLUNTEER CHANGES Posted: 6/23/17 9:55AM
Villa Park's pool is a 6 lane pool. If you assigned yourself a volunteer position as a timer in either lanes 7 or 8, THANK YOU!, but you have been scratched as a timer in those 2 lanes.
The good news is there is still time to re-assign yourself. Many positions left to fill!
My apology for this oversight...THANK YOU! more VOLUNTEERS for WEDNESDAY Posted: 6/22/17 8:56AM
VOLUNTEER SELF ASSIGN IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THIS WEDNESDAY'S MEET AT GLENDALE HEIGHTS, 6:30PM more BUS TO VILLA PARK SATURDAY Posted: 6/23/17 9:29AM
PARENTS...TO AVOID ANY PROBLEMS IN REACHING YOU IN THE EVENT A FUTURE MEET IS CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER AND YOUR SWIMMER IS AT THE SWIM SITE AND NEEDS A RIDE HOME, PLEASE WRITE YOUR CONTACT NAME AND NUMBER ON A PIECE OF PAPER AND ENCLOSE IT IN YOUR SWIMMER'S BAG. THANK YOU!!
BUS TO GLENDALE... more JUDGES/STARTER/REFEREE TRAINING CLASS Posted: 6/22/17 8:31AM
It's hard to believe, we are half way through our season of meets...and Conference Championships are just a little over 4 weeks away! We need ALL families to volunteer between the two Conference meets. If you plan on volunteering for any of the Judging positions or Starter/Referee, you MUST have a valid certification. The only way to update your certification... more More Training Classes Posted: 6/5/17 1:18PM
FROM THE DSDC...
Butterfield has added a judge (NO starter/ref) training class on Thursday, June 29th at 7:00 p.m at the Butterfield Park District, 21W730 Butterfield Rd, Lombard, IL 60148 . The information is also listed on the DSDC website. Please let your volunteers know of this opportunity.
more IMPORTANT NOTICES Posted: 6/21/17 9:41AM
CAR WASH FUNDRAISER...BRING BUCKETS, SPONGES, CLEAN TOWELS (FOR DRYING) ► ARRIVE BY 11:00 AM, ITASCA BANK (IRVING PARK RD)...TELL EVERYONE YOU KNOW!!!!
FOOD FUNDRAISER AFTER SWIM MEET AT VILLA PARK SATURDAY!!!! BRING YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY!!! more PORTILLOS FUNDRAISER THIS SATURDAY! Posted: 6/20/17 3:25PM
PORTILLO'S FUNDRAISER FOLLOWING SWIM MEET AT VILLA PARK SATURDAY JUNE 24!!! Driving back from Villa Park Saturday, stop at have lunch! Bring a large of friends and family!
Bring in the flyer, show it on your phone, or mention the ITASCA DOLPHINS SWIM TEAM at checkout. Drive-thru orders MUST inform the first order taker of the fundraiser. SUPPORT... more Documents: Portillios Flyer CAR WASH!!! Posted: 6/14/17 10:48AM
ATTENTION ALL SWIM TEAM DOLPHINS SUNDAY, JUNE 25th – NOON – 3PM, DOLPHIN SWIM TEAM CAR WASH!!! A great way for our swimmers to connect with each other and build relationships. Bring your buckets and sponges and meet at the Itasca Bank and Trust on Irving Park Rd in Itasca to wash some cars and have some fun! Parents are encouraged... more Documents: CarWash CONFERENCE T-SHIRT ORDER Posted: 6/20/17 1:42PM
CONFERENCE T-SHIRT ORDER
Below is the order form for Conference t-shirts. T-SHIRTS ONLY, will have the
full team roster on the back. I will try to have copies of the form available tomorrow at the meet; otherwise, please print from the file below.
I just received this form, even though the order due date... more Documents: dsdc tshirt order form Meet Direction Assistance Posted: 6/19/17 11:16AM
Families, again this Wednesday and this Saturday I am looking for assistance in directing the meet. The reason...I have also volunteered my time to help in another sport. Unfortunately, there are a few timing conflicts between the two. I will be available Wednesday to set-up and go over all the details with someone (or 2 people), and would like to get out... more THANK YOU Posted: 6/19/17 10:51AM
THANK YOU to ALL our volunteers Saturday!, especially to those who volunteered at our scorers table! Depsite the dolphin timing system malfunction, resulting in using all manual watches, the meet continued without much difficulty and delay. Even after a lengthy delay in starting the meet and all the problems occuring during, the meet still finished around 11:40 am! Our... more Volunteers Please Check-In Posted: 6/16/17 7:04PM
THERE IS A TIMERS, JUDGES/REFEREE/STARTER MEETING BEFORE THE START OF EACH MEET. PLEASE MAKE AN EFFORT TO ATTEND THAT MEETING FOR LAST MINUTE DETAILS AND CHANGES. IF YOU SCHEDULED YOURSELF A VOLUNTEER POSITION FOR SATURDAY'S HOME MEET, PLEASE CHECK-IN WITH ME BEFORE THE START OF THE MEET. IF YOU ARE WORKING THE SECOND HALF OF THE MEET AND DONT PLAN ON ARRIVING... more Swim Photos Posted: 6/16/17 4:11PM
IF YOU ORDERED SWIM PHOTOS, YOUR PHOTOS WILL BE IN YOUR FAMILY FOLDER AT TONIGHT'S EVENING PRACTICE.
THANK YOU! more IMPORTANT VOLUNTEER REQUEST Posted: 6/16/17 12:28PM
As many of you know, two key volunteer positions at swim meets are the Referee and Starter. Besides myself, the team has only 2 other certified individuals capable of working those positions. This Saturday, one of those 2 other certified volunteers is not available to work. As we scramble to get volunteers at many of the other needed positions, we need... more SATURDAY WARM-UP TIMES Posted: 6/16/17 9:00AM
SATURDAY JUNE 17, WARM UP TIMES
11 & UPS ► IN THE WATER AT 6:29 AM
10 & UNDERS ►BE ON DECK AT 6:45 AM
JUNIOR DOLPHINS ►BE ON DECK AT 7:00 AM more TEAM PICNIC REMINDER Posted: 6/12/17 3:44PM
NEW FUN THIS YEAR...GAMES AND PRIZES!!
(Please provide plastic serving utensils if you dish calls for it...Thank You!)
DON'T MISS THIS ANNUAL EVENT!!! more Documents: Picnic 2017 Swi Team Info Posted: 6/14/17 11:52PM
THE VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP SHEET IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 17, vs BUTTERFIELD, HOME at ITASCA WATER PARK, 8AM.
THANK YOU to ALL the volunteers that assigned themselves for Wednesday's cancelled meet at Lombard. Volunteer sign-up was nearly 100% complete! Let's make that happen again for Saturday! THANK YOU!! SWIM TEAM PICNIC SATURDAY... more Documents: Picnic 2017 TONITES MEET CANCELLED Posted: 6/14/17 5:36PM
TONITES MEET HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Your swimmers can be picked up at the bus the parking lot at Lombard
more Bus Posted: 6/14/17 6:05PM
If your swimmer has not been picked up at Lombard, the bus is driving them back to Itasca Village Hall
more Need a Volunteer Posted: 6/13/17 1:19PM DOLPHIN SWIM TEAM FAMILY...Wednesday swim meet at Lombard...I am looking for a volunteer or two to assist me as "meet director(s)". I have another work obligation during the meet that I need to attend to. I will meet the individual(s) at Lombard at 5:00pm to set up our team area, go through general responsibilities and introduce them to Lombard's meet director.... more IMPORTANT...PLEASE READ Posted: 6/13/17 4:05PM
FROM THE ITASCA PARK DISTRICT...
ROAD PAVING AT CATALPA BEGINS TOMORROW MORNING AT 7AM. THAT INTERSECTION WILL BE A MESS.
CONSIDER USING THE NATURE CENTER PARKING LOT FOR EASY ACCESS TO THE POOL FOR PRACTICE.
PLEASE SHARE THIS MESSAGE. more Bus to Lombard Wednesday Posted: 6/8/17 11:10AM
IF YOU ARE TAKING THE SWIM TEAM BUS TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY (6/14), TO LOMBARD, PLEASE ARRIVE AT THE VILLAGE HALL PARKING LOT BY 4:30 PM FOR AN ON-TIME DEPARTURE.
IF YOU ARE NOT TAKING THE BUS, PLEASE BE AT LOMBARD FOR WARM-UPS BY 5:30 PM REMINDER: THIS IS A ONE-WAY RIDE...THERE IS NO BUS RIDE BACK TO ITASCA. RETURN TRANSPORTATION... more Information Posted: 6/11/17 12:57PM
THE VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP SHEET IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, SWIM MEET AT LOMBARD
...AGAIN, TO ALL OUR FAMILY VOLUNTEERS WHO WORKED SATURDAY AT WOOD DALE! AND A "SPECIAL THANK YOU" TO THE HAND-FULL OF ITASCA PEOPLE WHO STEPPED UP AND WORKED AS A WOOD DALE VOLUNTEER TO HELP FILL THEIR EMPTY POSITIONS!...AND... more Volunteers NEEDED Posted: 6/9/17 2:48PM
I know everyone is tired of receiving this kind of email...and I'm exhausted begging for volunteers. There are 192 email addresses receiving these emails. And so this question is asked; Why is it so difficult to get just 30 people to volunteer at an away meet? As of now there is 1 individual that has volunteered for a position... more Personalized Team Towels Posted: 6/8/17 11:26PM
Swim Team Towels ► $38.00/each
The swim team will place a order for Itasca Swim Team towels. one-time The towels are made of a heavyweight velour and are a supreme quality. They have the team logo centered along with your swimmer’s name printed in heavy vinyl. Name printing can be: first name only, first and last name, last... more Documents: 2017ItascaTowelOrderFlyer Bus Departure Change for Saturday Posted: 6/8/17 11:06PM
Swim Team Bus will leave Itasca Pool Parking lot at 7:15 AM Saturday, June 10, for Wood Dale. Please be at the bus early for an on-time departure.
If you are NOT riding the bus, please be at the Wood Dale Pool by 7:30 AM.
As always for away meets, bus transportation is a one-way ride!
more Saturrday Meet @ Wood Dale Posted: 6/8/17 2:04PM
...TO ALL OUR VOLUNTEERS LAST NIGHT!!! YOUR HELP BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER THE MEET WAS SINCERELY APPRECIATED!! JOB WELL DONE!!!!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR SATURDAY'S MEET AT WOOD DALE. PLEASE GO TO THE CALENDAR ON THE TEAM WEBSITE, SELECT THE V IN THE BOX (June 10) AND ASSIGN YOURSELF A VOLUNTEER POSITION. IT'S JUST AS IMPORTANT TO VOLUNTEER... more Big Brother/Sister Posted: 6/7/17 11:03AM
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS
Please check your family folder for the Big Brother Big Sister questionnaire. Please complete the questionnaire and return it to the requested family folder NO LATER THAN THURSDAY this week (tomorrow). Younger swimmers will receive their Big Brother Big Sister matches (hopefully) by the end of the week. Please... more HOME SWIM MEET TONIGHT Posted: 6/7/17 9:58AM
HOME SWIM MEET TONIGHT!
Dolphins vs. Bartlett Barracudas, Itasca Water Park, 6:30pm
ALL DOLPHIN SWIMMERS (except Juniors), BE READY TO ENTER THE POOL FOR WARM-UPS at 5: 00PM (Swimmers MUST be present and checked in with their coach for warm-ups by 5:00 pm)
(No Junior Dolphin events tonight)
more NEED VOLUNTEERS!!! Posted: 6/6/17 2:45PM
Y O UR SWIM TEAM NEEDS YOUR HELP!!!!
There's still 40 volunteer spots NEEDED to be assigned by tomorrow! Parents, you are strongly encouraged to be active at the swim meet and in the Swim Team Parents Organization. The Parents Organization raises funds to provide benefit for YOUR swimmer; timing systems, trophies, events,... more Cookie Tuesday Posted: 6/6/17 2:02PM
Sign-Up for Cookie Tuesday now!!
more Another Training Class... Posted: 6/5/17 3:03PM
Bloomingdale just informed me that they are having a judge and starter/referee class TONIGHT. They apologize for the short notice.
Here is the information: Bloomingdale is running a judge and starter referee training on Monday, June 5, 7 PM at Bloomingdale Johnston Recreation Center, 172 S Circle Ave Bloomingdale, IL Phone: (630)... more Reminder... Posted: 6/5/17 1:40PM
The activities on the Final Reminder email preceding this email, are all for today, Monday June 5
(sorry) more REMINDER... Posted: 6/5/17 1:31PM
Team and Individual photos today at 4:30pm (ALL SWIMMERS, INCLUDING JUNIORS)
ALL SWIMMERS (except Juniors) Practice following pictures til 6:00pm
McCoach's Night at McDonald's 6:00pm-8:00pm (Irving Park Road, Itasca) SUPPORT YOUR TEAM!!!! more McCoach Posted: 6/4/17 7:50PM
AFTER PRACTICE TOMORROW NIGHT, PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR DOLPHIN SWIM TEAM and TREAT YOUR FAMILY...
(PDF FILES BELOW FOR YOU TO PRINT)
more Documents: McCoaches fundraiser slips McCoaches Nite 2017 PRACTICE REMINDER Posted: 6/4/17 7:16PM
REGULAR SWIM PRACTICE STARTS TOMORROW, MONDAY, JUNE 5.
11 & UP's. ► 6:00-8:00 am M-F
10 & Unders ► 8:00- 9:00 am M-F
Junior's ► 9:00-9:45 am M, T, Th ALL SWIMMERS (except Juniors) ► 5:00-6:00 pm Mondays & Fridays,... more Volunteer Committees Posted: 6/2/17 12:01PM
Your assistance is needed to continue the team's tradition of promoting the special events held each year. Please go to the following link:
and volunteer to help support your swimmer! Thank you!
more Sign Up Genius Posted: 6/1/17 9:44PM
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d4ca4aa22a46-2017 more PLEASE COMPLETE SWIM MEET AVAILABILITY SHEET Posted: 6/1/17 4:57PM
If your swimmer has not done so yet, PLEASE COMPLETE THE ATTACHED SWIM MEET AVAILABILITY SHEET AND HAVE YOUR SWIMMER RETURN IT TO THEIR RESPECTFUL COACH, BY FRIDAY JUNE 2.
Thank you! more Documents: Swim Meet Availability TRAINING CLASSES AVAILABLE Posted: 6/1/17 4:45PM
Bartlett Barracudas will be conducting a Judges Training Class on June 6th at 7pm. The training will take place at the Bartlett Park District. Contact information is Diane Kalchbrenner-Herby 630-532-4063 more VOLUNTEER SELECTION NOW AVAILAVBLE FOR 1ST MEET Posted: 6/1/17 4:13PM
SELECTING VOLUNTEER POSITIONS are now available for our first home meet, Wednesday, June 7, 6:30pm.
Go to our website, (from a computer), click on calendar, click on the V in the box, click on " need volunteer " in the coordinating position you would like to volunteer for, find your name and select. From a handheld device,... more Hi Lisa! Posted: 6/1/17 3:38PM
Hi Lisa! If you are still able and willing to host a training class, please let me know when you are available. Our season starts Wednesday, June 7. I have been so far behind on things and it's all catching up now! Any help is greatly appreciated! Please let me know. I have passed along other training classes from other teams, and was hoping we could host one or two...
more EXTREMELY IMPORTANT Posted: 6/1/17 3:28PM
Butterfield has added a judge and starter referee training on Monday, June 5th at 7:00 p.m at the Butterfield Park District, 21W730 Butterfield Rd, Lombard, IL 60148 . The information is also listed on the DSDC website. If you have been a timer in the past, the time is now to "pass... more NEW TIME FOR PICTURES Posted: 6/1/17 2:48PM
TIME CHANGE FOR PICTURE DAY
TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL PICTURES WILL BE TAKEN ON MONDAY, JUNE 5, AT 4:30 PM. (This is a change from the original time of 5:00pm) Please gather in the grassy area of the pool and please be considerate to the pool guests as the pool will be open to the public until 5:00pm on Monday. A FULL TEAM PRACTICE (except... more Documents: picture day link Saturday Practice Posted: 6/1/17 2:25PM
SATURDAY, JUNE 3, SWIM PRACTICE, ALL SWIMMERS (EXCEPT JUNIORS) ► 8:30-10:30 AM
SATURDAY, JUNE 3 SWIM PRACTICE, JUNIOR DOLPHINS ► 9: 00AM - 9:45/10:00 AM more Junior Dolphins Posted: 5/30/17 12:16PM
JUNIOR DOLPHINS FIRST PRACTICE IS THIS THURSDAY, JUNE 1, AT 9: 00am ., at the ITASCA WATER PARK more REMINDER NOTICES... Posted: 5/22/17 12:03PM
HERE IS THE NEW SWIM SCHEDULE REMINDER FOR THIS WEEK:
TODAY, Tuesday, May 30, 5-6pm ► Swim Team Evaluations/Jr Dolphin Safety Swim
TOMORROW, Wednesday, May 31, 4:30-6pm ► ALL SWIMMERS (Except Jr Dolphins)
Thursday, June1, 4:30-6pm ► ALL SWIMMERS (Except Jr Dolphins) Friday,... more Request for Volunteers Posted: 5/26/17 2:48PM If you have volunteered and/or been in charge of a swim event (i.e. pool party, picnic, big brother/big sister, etc.) in the past and want to continue that responsibility this year, please contact me by Monday, May 29, with your name and the event. A non response will mean, that event is open for a new volunteer this year. I will be requesting volunteers to fill those vacancies... more IMPORTANT CHANGE Posted: 5/26/17 2:21PM
***CHANGE OF EVENTS***
Sorry for the late notice...the Dolphin Swim Team will not be walking in the Memorial Day Parade on Monday.
Please have a SAFE Memorial Day!!!
more IMPORTANT SWIM INFO Posted: 5/22/17 9:53AM
***IMPORTANT SWIM TEAM CHANGES***
In anticipation of inclement weather tomorrow, Tuesday (5/23), swim evaluations are being moved to next Tuesday, May 30th at 6:00pm. at the Itasca Waterpark. Please communicate this message to any friends that may not be receiving email communications. Also, Dolphins first swim practice will move... more Carthage College Swim Camp Posted: 5/19/17 10:46AM
..Carthage College offers a great summer camp for swimmers of all ages and is run by very qualified and fantastic coaches! I truly love being a part of this team and thought the Itasca families would be interested in the camp! SWIM CAMP.
Itasca Dolphin Swim Coach Angela Shaw
more Documents: Carthage-Brochure TRAINING SESSION REMINDER... Posted: 4/26/17 3:14PM
REMINDER...ALL THOSE INTERESTED IN RECORD KEEPING... Tomorrow... Saturday, May 20th DSDC will be holding a training session for record keepers in regards to Team Manager and Meet Manager software as well as general record keeper guidelines. This is meant for teams who may need some additional help and guidance before the swim season begins.... more REMINDER Posted: 4/26/17 3:04PM
more REMINDER...NEW SWIM SUIT ORDERS Posted: 4/26/17 2:54PM
REMINDER... NEW TEAM SWIM SUITS ORDERS... TONIGHT!!!!!
Swimmer’s Edge will be at the Itasca Park District for New Team Swim Suit fitting days and placing orders, tonight, May 17 th from 6-8pm . There will be limited sizes of new swim suits and non-team swim suits available... more ONLINE REGISTRATION BOX Posted: 4/26/17 12:47PM
The ONLINE REGISTRATION BOX on the website is NOT for registering your swimmer(s) for the swim team. It is ONLY used for NEW FAMILIES to register their personal information to receive team communications via email. PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS TO REGISTER YOUR SWIMMER(S). THIS MUST BE DONE AT THE PARK DISTRICT FRONT... more 2017 Registration Form and Waiver Posted: 4/26/17 11:38AM
Attached is the 2017 Swim Team Registration Form and Waiver.
(Sorry if the previous email's attachment was unable to view.)
more Documents: 2017 Registration Form with waiver Swim Team Sign-Up and Parent Meeting Posted: 4/22/17 2:53PM
more Documents: Swim Team Registration Flyer 2017 Schedule of Events Posted: 4/22/17 3:18PM
more 2017 SWIM TEAM FUND RAISER Posted: 3/2/17 3:36PM
Dolphin Swim Team !
HAPPY 2017! Despite the cold weather…again…it’s not too early to start thinking warm weather and Dolphin swim season! I have plenty of information to share with everyone and that will come out soon. However, first I want to briefly discuss an important phase of our team’s success and introduce a time sensitive idea.