SCHOOL BRIEFS


First Posted: 3/13/2014

‘SWITCH’ SHOWN

AT SEMINARY

“Switch: Discover the Future of Energy,” will be presented at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 14 at the Wyoming SeminaryBuckingham Performing Arts Center, North Sprague Avenue, Kingston. The event is free and open to the public.

This presentation is supported in part by the Louis Maslow STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) School at Wyoming Seminary, which hosts a monthly series of lectures on a variety of science topics. The lectures are intended to show the integration and application of science, technology, engineering and mathematics across disciplines and within society.

For more information, contact Rachel Bartron at rbartron@wyomingseminary.org or call the Sem communications office at 570-270-2192.

VENDOR/CRAFT

FAIR SLATED

The Trucksville Early Childhood Education Center wil hold a vendor/craft fair and silent auction from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on March 29 at the school.

Participating vendors include Tastefully Simple, Barefoot Books, Advocare, Silpada, Scentsy, Pampered Chef, Pink Papaya, Paparazzi, Little Cuties Boutique, Marietta’s Treasures, Miche Purse, hand crafted jewelry, painted glass, lamps, candles and more.

Each vendor will auction a basket during the silent auction, with many other donated items and gift certificates from local restaurants and businesses up for bidding as well.

The TECEC Board of Directors will prepare food for purchase at the fair and the Trucksville United Methodist Church Youth Group will host a bake sale to support church missions.

MU PLANS

OPEN HOUSE

Misericordia University will hold an open house program on the Back Mountain campus for high school students and their parents on Saturday, March 29 beginning with registration at 9 a.m.

The program offers a tour of the more than 124-acre campus, meetings with Misericordia students, faculty and coaches, as well as information sessions with admissions and financial aid counselors.

The program begins with registration at 9 a.m. in the Anderson Sports and Health Center at the North Gate of the upper campus. A special “Meet the Coaches” session will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. The open house program will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The schedule includes refreshments, campus tours, a faculty session and lunch, and meetings with representatives of student services, athletics and financial aid. A session will also be held on the university’s Alternative Learner’s Project for students with learning disabilities.

For more information, contact the Misericordia University Admissions Office at 570-675-4449 or by e-mail at admiss@misericordia.edu.

‘RUMORS’ AT MU

The Misericordia Players will present Neil Simon’s Tony Award-winning comedy, “Rumors,” at 8 p.m. Friday, April 3 through Saturday, April 5 . in Lemmond Theater in Walsh Hall.

Tickets are available at the door for $5 for general admission and $3 for senior citizens and students.

For more information, call the Misericordia Box Office at 570-674-6719.

COACH/VERA

BRADLEY BINGO

Coach/Vera Bradley Bingo will be held on Saturday, April 5 at Lake-Lehman Junior/Senior High School, Old Route 115, Lehman. Doors open at noon and Bingo starts at 1 p.m.

A purhcase of $20 buys 20 games of Bingo. Tickets pre-purchased (prior to April 5) buys 20 games plus a free game sheet for Coach Special #1.

Homemade food, baked goods and refreshments will be available. Proceeds benefit the Lake-Lehman Last Knight 2014 Graduation Lock-In Celebration.

Pre-purchase tickets by calling Amy Spess at 570-239-0737.

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