Palm Beach Gardens Elementary to host dads, daughters


PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS

PALM BEACH GARDENS ELEMENTARY

The inaugural Daddy/Daughter Dance will take place 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 10 in the cafeteria. Light refreshments and desserts will be served. Tickets are on sale now. Direct questions to PBGEPTA1@gmail.com.

BRIEFLY

The George Snow Scholarship Fund will sponsor its 24th Cowboy Ball, 6-11 p.m. Feb. 25 at at the Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton. The evening includes food from several restaurants, whisky tasting, square dancing, line dancing, an auction and mechanical bull rides. Tickets to the ball are $175 per person. A charity raffle offers a grand prize of $5,000, and tickets are available for purchase by guests as well as those not attending the festivities. For tickets to the event or raffle tickets, visit www.scholarship.org or call 561-347-6799.

Florida Power & Light Co. is accepting applications for its annual $20,000 STEM education college scholarship. The scholarship application period will run through Feb. 15. To qualify, a student must have participated for two or more years in a FIRST robotics program in FPL’s service area; have a cumulative GPA of 3.5; and have been accepted to an accredited four-year college or university majoring in engineering or information technology. The winner will be announced in May. For more information on applying for the STEM scholarship, visit www.FPL.com/education.

TREASURE COAST SCHOOLS

BRIEFLY

The Education Foundation of Martin County presents An Evening of Excellence beginning at 6 p.m. March 25 at Mariner Sands Country Club. Cocktails, dinner, a silent auction and musical entertainment are planned for the evening, which raises money to help enrich and enhance the quality of education in the county’s public schools. Tickets are $175 per person and are on sale at www.educationfoundationmc.org.

Compiled by Sy O’Neill. Send school news to neighborhood@pbpost.com. Dated items must be sent at least two weeks before the event.



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