Salisbury Press

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WESTERN SALISBURY COLUMN

Thursday, June 8, 2017 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB Special to The Press in Columns

Congratulations to the Class of 2017

The last days of school are here!

Graduation will be held 6 p.m. June 7 at Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St. Allentown. Entrance is by ticket only.

The last two days are early dismissals with the following schedule. On June 9, the high school and middle school dismiss 12:15 p.m. and the elementary schools dismiss 1 p.m. For the last day of the school year, June 12, the high school and middle school dismiss 10:30 a.m. and the elementary schools let out the kiddos 1:15 p.m. Let the summer begin!

If you are looking for something to do on these early summer days, the Salisbury Connie Mack and Legion baseball seasons are in full swing. Upcoming home games being played at Salisbury High School include Connie Mack 6 p.m. June 9, 12 and 16 and 10 a.m. June 17. Legion plays 1:30 and 4 p.m. June 10 and 6 p.m. June 13. Come on out for a free night of baseball and cheer on Salisbury teams.

Other things to do this summer with your kiddies include visiting Wildlands Conservancy with programs and camps running all summer for different ages and at different locations.

In Emmaus, Wildlands will hold the following events: June 12 to 16, Nature’s Song; June 19 to 23, Outdoor Skills Camp and June 26 to 30, Taking Flight: Birds and Bugs. In Bethlehem on Sand Island, Wildlands will hold Secrets of the Forest June 19 to 23. For more information on registration and pricing, visit www.wildlandspa.org.

A school board meeting will be held 7:30 p.m. June 14 at the administration building.

The Devonshire drop-off will be open June 17 and 20. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

“If you want to achieve a high goal, you’re going to have to take some chances.” Alberto Salazar