Attention all parents of children ages three to 10! Salisbury Township is holding a community Easter Egg Hunt 10 a.m. April 12 at Lindberg Park. A registration form can be found on the Salisbury Township website and needs to be submitted to the township municipal building by April 9. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
My favorite thing to do with all of the eggs my boys would bring home from egg hunts was to make lots of Pennsylvania Dutch pickled red beet eggs. Yum!
Harry S Truman's PTO is sponsoring, "Candy Bingo Night" 6 to 8 p.m. March 28 at the school. The winners walk away with a sweet prize– candy. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win a gift card. Hot dogs, soft pretzels, nachos and drinks will be available to purchase.
March 27 will be T-shirt day at HST.
The spring concert will be held 7 p.m. April 1 with first and second grade students featured.
HST invites parents and guardians to join their first grade students for lunch April 7.
The second annual SGA Dodgeball Tournament will be held 6:30 to 9 p.m. March 20 in the Salisbury High School gym. Sixteen teams will enter, only one will win. This promises to be the event of the year. Tickets are available in advance or at the door. Children under five are free. Tickets will be on sale at the school store.
The Salisbury High School baseball team is having a Boar's Head Sweet Slice Ham Fundraiser. Whole, half and baby ham sizes are offered. All orders come with glaze and deli mustard.
Salisbury Middle School is sponsoring a Strengthening Families Program for families of current fifth and sixth graders. Salisbury Township School District, in cooperation with the Penn State Extension and Valley Youth House, is holding the program to help students make good choices as they enter middle school and the teen years and families develop skills to help their children.
Salisbury Township School District students have missed a considerable amount of school days this winter due to inclement weather.
All Salisbury Township schools will be closed March 14 for a professional development day.
March 14 is also known as Pi day for the correlation between the date 3-14 and the value of Pi as 3.14.
In March 2009, the U.S. House of Representatives resolved to: support the designation of Pi Day and its celebration; recognize the continuing importance of the National Science Foundation's math and science education programs encouraging schools and educators to observe the day with appropriate activities that teach students about Pi and engage them about the study of mathematics.
Harry S Truman Elemementary School will hold kindergarten registration Feb. 27. Call the school at 610-791-2800 for additional information.
Salisbury High School will present William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" 7 p.m. March 7, 2 and 7 p.m. March 8 and 2 p.m. March 9. Tickets can be reserved via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 610-797-4107, ext. 2508. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Salisbury High School Theatre presents William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" 7 p.m. March 7, 2 and 7 p.m. March 8 and 2 p.m. March 9. Tickets can be purchased in advance via email, telephone or through a cast member. Contact email@example.com or call 610-797-4107, ext. 2508.
Congratulations to PJAS participants and winners of the regional competition held at Easton High School Feb. 22. First place PJAS winners will advance to the Penn State competition held in May.
The date of graduation for the Class of 2014 has been moved to 6 p.m. June 11 at Symphony Hall. The nine snow days we have accumulated this year have unfortunately made that a necessity. Hopefully, this big storm will be the end of it and we can start to thaw out.
Spring athletic practices are scheduled to begin March 3, and I have no idea how that is going to happen when it seems like we won't see grass for another month, and when we do it will be a muddy mess.
Salisbury Township District Schools will be closed Feb. 14 for a professional development day and also the Feb. 17 for the Presidents Day holiday.
The Salisbury Township administrative offices will also be closed Feb. 17 in observation of Presidents Day.
Apple, Inc. will be making visits to Salisbury Middle School and Salisbury High School. The middle school is scheduled for Feb. 27 and the high school will receive a visit March 4. For additional information, visit the schools' websites at www.stsd.org.