Friday, February 7, 2014

Weekly Bulletin


MEMORIAL SCHOOL NEWS  
February 7th, 2014
(Memorialprincipal.blogspot.com)

Main office: 781-270-1721         Absentee Line:781-273-7649           Nurse:781-270-1724


IMPORTANT DATES
Feb 10th & 11th - Kindergarten Registration, 9am to 11am
Feb 17th - No School - Presidents’ Day
Feb 18th - 21st - No School - Winter Vacation
March 6th - All-Town Band Concert 7pm - 8pm


MAIN ENTRÉE CHOICES (SEE LUNCH MENU FOR MORE DETAILS) February 10th - 14th
Monday

Hot Dog
Tuesday

Burlington Sampler
Wednesday

Chicken Patty
Thursday

Pasta
Friday

Sal’s Pizza


From the Student Information Office:
Registration of children entering Kindergarten in September 2014 will be held the following dates and times at the elementary school they will attend:

  • Francis Wyman School - February 3rd & 4th 9am to 11am
  • Fox Hill School - February 5th & February 6th, 9am to 11am
  • Memorial School - February 10th & 11th, 9am to 11am
  • Pine Glen School - February 12th & 13th, 9am to 11am

For more information, please call 781-270-8179


Adopt-A-Class 2020 Fundraiser:
Sponsored by the Liquor Cabinet on March 7, 2014 , Jim Plunkett Entertainment & DJ 7:30 pm - Midnight held at Son's of Italy - Woburn  168 Lexington Street
$25 Per person Admission - includes appetizers.  Raffle & Silent Auctions   Questions please call Linda Norden 781-272-2726   Reserve tickets on line at http://adoptaclass2020.blogspot.com


Child Development Preschool:
Is now accepting applications for September enrollment.  Monday through Thursday morning sessions - 8:30am to 11:15am. Your child must be 3 years of age by August 31, 2014. Tuition cost is $500/year. There is Experienced Staff, Certified Early Childhood Teacher, Qualified High School Assistants provide and Ideal Child/Staff Ratio, located within the Burlington High School, easily accessible room, convenient drop off/pick up, many school resources available and a Nurse on duty.  For more information, please contact Sheila Kennedy at kennedy@bpsk12.org or call 781-238-4629.


The Burlington Baseball Softball Association
Is now accepting online registrations for Spring baseball and softball.  We are also looking for coaches.  Anyone interested in coaching should fill out an online application and must have a current CORI with the BBSA.  Please go to bbsaonline.com for more information and to register.  A discount is offered for early registrations.  We look forward to seeing you at Opening Day in April!


From Burlington Youth Lacrosse:
Spring Lacrosse registrations is open for all levels (boys and girls).  Spots are limited, so register soon.  Please visit the Burlington Lacrosse website for details and registration information - http://www.burlingtonlax.com/



COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE PROGRAM IN BURLINGTON
Burlington Presbyterian Church and Farmer Dave’s, a sustainable farm in Dracut, MA, continue to bring locally-grown, fresh fruits and vegetables to the town of Burlington with a Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. In the CSA program, consumers receive a share of freshly-harvested produce throughout the growing season. Shares are picked up on Monday afternoons from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. at Burlington Presbyterian Church, 335 Cambridge St.  The Spring season starts on March 3 and runs 14 weeks. Farmer Dave’s also offers vegetable shares (June-October), fruit shares (July-October), and late fall shares (November-December). For more information about 2014 CSA membership, contact Ginger Turner at (978) 349-1952 or visit www.farmerdaves.net to register.



BHS HOCKEY TO PURPLE THE PALACE:
On Wednesday February 12, 2014, the BHS Red Devils and the Stoneham High School Spartans will participate in the Coaches vs Cancer game for the American Cancer Society.  Both teams are dedicating this game to help the American Cancer Society saves lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays.  The teams will play in honor of two young men who have both been courageously battling cancer, Marty Wells of Burlington and Brandon McCarthy of Stoneham.  Raffle items, purple bracelets, 50/50 will all be included in this fun evening.  The games will be held at the Burlington Ice Palace on February 12th.  The Boys’ game begins at 6:15pm and the Girls’ game at 8:00 p.m.




BHS SELECT SINGER FUNDRAISER:
On Friday, February 14th, 2014, 6pm to 9pm, Join us for a Valentine’s Day Movie Night at the BHS Fogelberg Performing Arts Center.  Watch the movie - Monsters University on the big screen, play games and win prizes!  This fundraiser will help raise money for the BHS Select Singer’s trip to Carnegie Hall in NYC.    Tickets are $10 per child, $20 max per family pre-sale, and $12 per child, $24 per family at the door.  For more information,contact Faydeen Sateriale at : faydeen83@hotmail.com


The Burlington Education Foundation's annual Trivia Night Fundraiser is coming up. We always have a fun crowd and hope to see some returning faces this year! It's a great night out with friends or family. Be sure to email desantis.chelsea@gmail.com and reserve your table! This year's theme is That's Entertainment!

Date: Friday, February 28th 6:30
Time: Doors open at 6:30 and trivia starts at 7
Location: Sons of Italy in Woburn
Cost: A tables cost $150. There can be four to ten people at each table.
As always, team “uniforms” or costumes are encouraged!! If you are in need of some inspiration, check out pictures from past events on our Facebook page or blog.  Prizes are awarded to the winners, best costumes, and best table spread. There will be a cash bar and you may bring whatever food you wish. Don't forget some extra cash to buy some mulligans!  Reserve your table now! Call 781-572-5002 or email desantis.chelsea@gmail.com.  Check out our NEW Facebook and Twitter pages!