Monday, December 8, 2003

Classroom briefs


Anderson students face off against faculty

ANDERSON TOWNSHIP - Anderson High School's DECO marketing club will host the fifth annual Seniors vs. Faculty Benefit Basketball Game 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the school gymnasium, 7560 Forest Rd.

Admission is $2. All game-day proceeds will be donated to the Hematology and Oncology Division of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

The faculty team has never lost.

Information: 232-2772.

Wyoming High hosts UD holiday singers

WYOMING - In partnership with the Wyoming School Music Association, the University of Dayton Chorale will entertain 7 p.m. Thursday in the Pendery Center for the Arts at Wyoming High School, 106 Pendery Ave.

The chorale will perform a variety of holiday selections. The Wyoming High School Holiday Show Choir opens the concert.

Admission is $5. Proceeds will help defray expenses for the group's February trip to New York.

Fairfield High plans free seasonal concert

FAIRFIELD - The Fairfield High School Chamber Orchestra will present a free holiday concert 9:15 a.m. Wednesday in the school's performing arts center, 8800 Holden Blvd.

The orchestra has extended a special invitation to senior citizens as a way of extending holiday greetings from the students. Refreshments will be served after the concert.

St. Bernard-Elmwood to sing by candlelight

ST. BERNARD - The music department at St. Bernard-Elmwood Place Junior/Senior High School will present a free Candlelight Concert 7 p.m. Wednesday in the school auditorium, 4615 Tower Place.

Hamilton schools celebrate with arts

HAMILTON - Three holiday arts events are scheduled this week in the Hamilton schools.

A Winter Arts Night will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the gymnasium at Adams Elementary School, 450 South F St.

A Winter Concert featuring students in grades K-3 and the choir will begin at 7 p.m. at Madison Elementary School, 250 N. Ninth St.

And an Honor Holiday Concert, featuring vocalists and instrumentalists from elementary schools, is set for 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium at Garfield Junior High, 250 N. Fair St.

Reiley Elementary pen pals pay visit

ALEXANDRIA - Reiley Elementary School has been presented a certificate of appreciation from the 478th Engineers Battalion (Army Reserve) based in Fort Thomas. Several classes wrote to the 478th last year when the battalion was mobilized in Kuwait and Iraq.

After presenting the certificate at an assembly in November, three members of the battalion visited classrooms. Two of the three have volunteered to return to the Middle East in January, and they will continue to correspond with Reiley students.

Lakota West welcomes donated canned goods

WEST CHESTER TWP. - Lakota West High School's Jazz Program will present "Jazz to the World" 7 p.m. Monday in the school theater, 8940 Union Centre Blvd. Organizers request a donated canned good or clothing item to benefit Reach Out Lakota.

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