2019 Packing List

Salvete amici! We are quickly approaching this year’s state convention, and it’s going to be a blast! Please remember to bring all of these items so that you are well-equipped to have an awesome time at convention!


General Items

  • Water bottle

  • Toiletries (DEODORANT, shampoo, soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, brush, medication, etc.)

  • Desired electronics/camera and CHARGERS

  • Clothes for three days and two nights

    • Socks, underwear, pajamas, etc.

    • LAYER your clothing. It can get cold in the hotel and the convention is VERY strict about letting you return to your room during activities.

  • Art projects, study materials, oratories, etc.

  • Snacks, snacks, snacks!

  • Small backpack or bag to carry things around (not provided this year)

  • Spending money for bazaar

    • There will be a lot of great stuff on sale this year! Feel free to bring school gear to put on sale as well.

  • Sheet for toga banquet

    • You may NOT use a hotel sheet for your toga. Spirit points will be deducted if hotel sheets are used as togas. BRING YOUR OWN TOGAS!

  • Safety pins (everyone) and bobby pins (girls – bring extras)

  • Optional: Games- there will be an awesome game board room

  • Optional: nice outfit for the dance!

  • Optional: sleeping bag if you would prefer not to share a bed with your roommates


Service Project Materials

  • Toga Drive

    • New or gently used twin bed sheets (fitted or flat!), pillowcases, new towels, washcloths

  • Feminine Hygiene Drive

    • Packages of sanitary napkins, perfume, and deodorant (travel size!) as well as other essentials such as soap, shampoo, baby wipes, brushes, toothpaste and toothbrushes, etc.!

    • In honor of Mrs. Strauss’ Birthday to make packages for shelter in Uptown neighborhood of Chicago!

  • Book Drive

    • Children’s books for ages 0-18 (EXTRA points if Classics themed!)

  • Project Linus

    • 1.5 solid yards of fleece

Spirit points will be awarded based on number of items donated and attendance during service colloquia!


Cum Amore,

Humayra, Sam, Sahithi, Blake, Matteo & Madeline

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