Tuesday, November 25, 2003

Yavneh organizes book sale


In the schools

By Sue Kiesewetter
Enquirer contributor

SYCAMORE TWP. - Donations of used Judaica, Jewish art and books are being sought for Yavneh Day School's OKI Regional Used Book Sale, Dec. 7-12 at the school, 8401 Montgomery Road.

More than 5,000 used books are included in the sale along with four signed woodblock prints by Benjamin Miller and a signed charcoal sketch of a reclining woman by Margerete Moll.

The sale will run 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 7 in conjunction with the Jewish Federation's Super Sunday annual telethon and Jewish Family Service Israel Art Fair, and Yavneh's annual Jewish Arts Marketplace (JAM).

The sale will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Dec. 8-12.

For information or to donate items, call 984-3770, ext. 3163.

Lunch with Santa at Mt. Notre Dame

READING - Little ones can eat lunch with Santa Claus and enjoy activities at Mount Notre Dame High School's annual luncheon at 11 a.m. Dec. 6 at the school, 711 E. Colombia Ave. Besides getting their picture taken with Santa, children will meet Frosty the Snowman and Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.

There will be a magic show, crafts, games and prizes.

Cost is $6 for the two-hour program. Reservations are required. Call 821-3044, ext. 142.

Families are also asked to bring school supplies for students at Washington Park Elementary School in Over-the-Rhine.

McAuley offers placement test

COLLEGE HILL - McAuley High School will hold a placement test/preview program at 8:15 a.m. Dec. 5 at the school, 6000 Oakwood Ave.

After the test, girls will eat lunch and do activities in the afternoon along with meeting students and discussing McAuley, until 2 p.m.

There is no fee for the test or program. Information: 681-1800 ext. 2272.

Summit students study structures

COLUMBIA TWP. - Architecture and construction activities will be brought to Summit Country Day School today by COSI Columbus' traveling van.

Students in grades K-3 will learn about the scientific principles of construction through the Super Structures program. They will build an arch and a human suspension bridge. With the help of parent volunteers the students will build a structure that can survive a simulated earthquake.

Warehouse sale at La Salle High

GREEN TWP. - La Salle High School will host its seventh annual Warehouse Overstock Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the cafeteria, 3091 North Bend Road.

Items from designer catalogs will be sold at savings of 50 to 75 percent off the catalog price. Solid mahogany home and office accessories, tables, lamps, mirrors, magazine racks, and teak, mahogany and rattan furniture are available.

Proceeds benefit La Salle's swim team. Information: 741-2687.

Newport Catholic has open house

NEWPORT - Newport Central Catholic High will hold its annual open house for prospective students from on Dec. 3 from 7-9 p.m. at the school, 13 Carothers Road.

Students and their parents will be given tours of the school, information on the curriculum, and will have the opportunity to meet the teachers. Information: (859) 292-0001.

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