The Salisbury kindergarten through 12th grade art show is almost here. Come out to the high school 5-8 p.m. May 8 to peruse the artwork of our talented students. There will be live music and refreshments.
The Salisbury Athletic Booster Club is holding a clothing drive fundraiser. Drop off your bagged or boxed clothes between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at Salisbury Middle School April 27. They accept clothes, shoes, accessories, linens and small stuffed animals. Please do not bring kitchen items, electronics or toys.
Prom tickets are on sale until April 30. They can be purchased in the cafeteria during lunches. The Salisbury High Prom will be held at Lehigh University May 18. All juniors, seniors and their guests are welcome to attend. Doors will open 5 p.m. for seniors and 6 p.m. for all other students.
All Salisbury Township schools will be closed for spring break April 18 through 22. Schools will reopen April 23.
The Harry S Truman PTO will host a fundraising event at Queen City BBQ, 27 N. Seventh St., Allentown, 4-8 p.m. April 18.
Make sure you mention you are supporting the HST PTO and the school will receive a portion of your purchase as a donation. It’s also half-price wing night.
The next HST T-shirt day will be April 25. Don’t forget your green shirt.
Multiple Allentown Central Catholic High School students were honored at the Via All-Star Basketball Classic banquet at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center March 29.
Finally some warm weather!!
Salisbury Middle School students will take the English/Language Arts portion of the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment testing April 15 through 17. Western Salisbury Elementary School students will take the test April 24 through 26. Make sure your students in third through eighth grades get a good night’s sleep and a hearty breakfast.
The Salisbury Baseball Booster Club will hold a car wash fundraiser noon to 3 p.m. April 14. Come out to Big Woody’s, 1841 S. Fourth St, Allentown and support the cause.
Get Involved, Value Everyone, Salisbury High School’s newest club, focuses on giving back to the community. Club members are running an Easter basket drive this spring for New Bethany Ministries.
To accomplish their goal of filling 50 or more Easter baskets, they are asking for donations from the Salisbury community.
Organizers are asking for baskets, fake grass, candy, gift cards to Target or Walmart and small toys for ages 18 months to 17 years old. All donations are greatly appreciated and due at Salisbury High School by April 12.
The annual Harry S Truman Elementary School PTO candy bingo will be held 6:30-8 p.m. April 5 in the school cafeteria. Doors open 6:15 p.m. There is no admission for this event; however, donations are accepted and appreciated. Every donation to the PTO gets your name into a raffle. Food is also available for purchase. Come out and enjoy time with friends and family and try your luck at winning some candy.
The Allentown Central Catholic High School Science Olympiad Team placed fourth out of 30 teams in the Science Olympiad Regional Competition at Kutztown University March 14, qualifying for the state competition at Juniata College April 27. The team won 10 medals for their strong performance.
Salisbury High School’s No Place For Hate club is selling T-shirts for the annual Day Without Hate. Students interested in buying a T-shirt should fill out the form, which can be found in an email sent by Ms. DosSantos. All forms and money are due by April 1.
The Salisbury Recreation Advisory Committee is sponsoring the Salisbury Township egg hunt 10 a.m. April 13 at Franko Park. This hunt is open for township children ages three to 10, but you must register by April 10. The registration form is located at www.salisburytownshippa.org under the heading 2019 Easter Egg Hunt and must be returned to the Salisbury Township Municipal Building.