Mothers, daughters paint together at Equestrian Trails Elementary


ALEXANDER W. DREYFOOS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

The Theatre Department will present Cole Porter’s Tony Award-winning musical “Kiss Me Kate” at the school’s Meyer Hall, 550 Tamarind Ave., West Palm Beach. Curtain time is 7 p.m. Oct. 27-28 and Nov. 3-4; and 2 p.m. Oct. 28-29 and Nov. 4-5. Tickets start at $10 and are available at www.seatyourself.biz/awdsoa. For groups of 10 or more, call 561-802-6005 or email b.castillo@palmbeachschools.org.

SEMINOLE RIDGE HIGH

Students of the Week for Oct. 2-6: Todd Holley, Miranda Aucoin, Ametha Jackson and Rhiannon Bevan.

An admissions representative from Florida Atlantic University will speak to juniors, seniors and their parents at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the auditorium. To attend, sign up in the school counseling office by Tuesday.

Juniors, seniors and their parents can attend a presentation by a representative of Florida Polytechnic University at 9 a.m. Oct. 19 in the auditorium. Sign up by Wednesday in the school counseling office.

The Drama Department will perform “Murder on the Nile” Oct. 19–21. Tickets, available online or at the door, are $5 for students/seniors, $7.50 for adults

The Army JROTC color guard will present and post the nation’s colors Oct. 20 at Western Pines Middle School to introduce a presentation from a local World War II veteran.

The Hawk Battalion will host a car wash at the Acreage Burger King beginning at 7 a.m. Oct. 21.

BRIEFLY

The Palm Beach Poetry Festival has launched its annual high school poetry contest. Students can submit one original poem, 30 lines maximum, for consideration by Dec. 1. The winning poet will receive $200. Four runners-up will each receive $100. For details, visit www.palmbeachpoetryfestival.org.



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