A snippet from “Creswell School News“ a weekly news roundup published by Sue Bowers
From the District Office: A reminder that the Healthy Youth Clinic has appointments available at Creslane the first Thursday of each month from 8:30 until noon. Call the office at 541-895-6141 to make an appointment. There is no charge for children who do not have insurance.
From Creslane: The Creslane Choir has a concert on Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 7:00 p.m.
The SMART reading program is underway at Creslane and more volunteers are needed. If you can spare an hour on Tuesday or Thursday mornings and would like to help with this effort to improve all-important reading skills, contact Creslane’s SMART Coordinator Lorannda at 541-514-6194 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
From Creswell Middle School: The CMS Choir will be singing at the city’s Tree Lighting ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 7:25 p.m.
CMS’s annual canned food and money drive will kick off on Dec. 6 and continue through Dec. 16.
From Creswell High School: A Financial Aid Information Session, featuring a guest speaker from the U of O’s Financial Aid Office, is planned for Thursday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS library. All senior and their parents are encouraged to attend—underclassmen are welcome too.
The CHS Band and Choir are scheduled to be part of the city’s Tree Lighting event on Thursday, Dec. 5. (Sorry about these last two items conflicting—things get busy for everyone this time of year. Those band/choir seniors who will miss the CHS Financial Aid night are invited to attend similar presentations at South Eugene on Dec. 4 at 7:00 or Cottage Grove on Dec. 11 at 6:30.)
Important/special news from others in Creswell:
Creswell’s 11th Annual Tree-Lighting is planned for Thursday, Dec. 5 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in front of the Creswell Library (or at the Community Center, in case of rain). Participants are invited to bring a non-perishable food donation for the Creswell Food Pantry and enter to win a holiday food basket.
The Creswell Food Pantry has now moved to its new location in the Cobalt Building, located on Cobalt Street, just east of 5th Street, a couple blocks north of the high school. The Pantry provides a once-a-month emergency food box (plus 4 extra boxes during a year) to income-eligible individuals and families. The Pantry is open every Thursday between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m.
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