In honor of Latin Club, the Trojan War, and the National Junior Classical League Costume Contest Milton JCL had a costume contest of their own. The choices were Laocoon, Iphigenia or Priam+Hecuba. The competition was fierce but Davis Anderson won first place with a three-way tie between Anna Barton, London Best, and Caroline Burkes for 2nd. Congratulations Eagle Classicists!
Also, don’t forget the Milton vs. Roswell Latin Club Bowling Night Tuesday, November 1st at 6:30 pm. Details are below…
It’s October, and that means that Fall Forum, the Georgia Junior Classical League’s first state-wide event of the year, is just around the corner. Fall Forum, the annual kick-off meeting of the Georgia Junior Classical League, will be held on Saturday, October 22th, 2016 at Woodstock High School in Woodstock, GA. This event is an opportunity to learn about the GJCL by participating with other students from across the state in a myriad of activities related to Latin and the Classics.
Fall Forum is an opportunity for Latin students from all over the state to commingle and compete in certamen and gladiator fights as well as learning from over 20 different workshops. Learn about Roman food, insults, music and dancing!
Regular Registration ($15) ends: Saturday, October 8th.
Late Registration ($20) ends: Tuesday, October 18th, 11:59 PM (no submissions will be accepted after this time)
Milton’s first home football game this year is on September 2nd vs. Cambridge High School. In honor of Milton’s modern gladiators putting on a spectacle in the arena, the Milton High School Junior Classical League is cooking burgers, hot dogs and veggie burgers, wearing togas, playing twister, corn-hole and can-jam, and rocking out HARD in the parking lot in front of the stadium. The Toga Tailgate begins at 5:45 and ends at 6:45 – kickoff is at 7:30. All Latin Club members in good standing feel free to come eat, drink and be scary!