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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB Special to The Press in Columns

Western PTA purse bingo March 10

Western Salisbury Elementary PTA will hold its sixth annual purse bingo March 10. Doors open at the Salisbury Middle School cafeteria noon, with bingo 1-4 p.m. Prizes include purses by Coach, Kate Spade, Vera Bradley and more. The day will also include a 50/50 raffle and basket raffles. Food and drinks will be available for purchase at the event. For more information, contact Deena Petrie at 610-442-5988 or email

Salisbury Theatre presents “Honk!” – a variation of the story of “The Ugly Duckling” by Hans Christian Andersen. Performances are 7 p.m. March 14, 15 and 16 and 3 p.m. March 17. Tickets can be purchased at the door or reserved at or by calling 610-797-4107, ext. 2508.

It is time for spring conferences at Harry S Truman Elementary School and Western Salisbury Elementary School. On March 4, 5, 6 and 7, both elementary schools will dismiss 1 p.m. for parent/teacher conferences. All township schools are closed March 8 for a teacher professional development day.

The next operations committee meeting will be 7 p.m. March 4 in the administration building. The next school board meeting will be 7:30 p.m. March 13, also at the administration building. The Devonshire drop-off will open for the season March 16. Hours of operation for Salisbury residents are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday and Saturday of the month. Evening hours begin in May.

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