Oct. 9 school briefs
NHS hosts test-drive fundraiser Friday
CPRD science enrichment classes on tap
The Chehalem Park and Recreation District is still registering students ages 5 to 12 for its six-week Mad Science Meet Me in the Lab after-school enrichment program, which got underway this week at three local elementary schools. Participants will explore the worlds of chemistry and physics through hands-on learning with student-safe lab equipment. Classes run weekly from 3:40 to 4:40 p.m. Dundee Elementary School sessions will be held on Mondays through Nov. 18, with no class Nov. 11. Sessions at Ewing Young will run on Tuesdays through Nov. 12 and Joan Austin will host on Wednesdays through Nov. 13. For more information or to register, call 503-537-2909, visit www.cprdnewberg.org or go in person to the Chehalem Aquatic and Fitness Center.
Bald Peak 4-H Club meeting Oct. 13
Crossing guard needed
Edwards Elementary School is accepting applications for crossing guards. For more information, call Ellen Lowe at 503-554-5000.
Edwards hosting immunization clinic
Yamhill County Public Health will host an immunization clinic from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 29 in the Edwards Elementary School cafeteria. School requirements include two Hepatitis A shots for kindergarten students, a Tdap booster (pertussis) for 7th grade students if no DaTP immunization has been given in the past five years, and two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine by the 2014-2015 school year for students currently in grades five through 10. A parent or guardian must accompany students under the age of 15, who should also bring their most up-to-date immunization record and an insurance card for those covered by insurance. Each immunization is $22, but payment arrangements will be made and no student will be turned away for inability to pay. For more information, call Annie Berger at 503-554-5363.
Spaces open for holiday bazaar
Ewing Young Elementary School is accepting vendor applications for its 2013 holiday bazaar, which will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 23. Cost is $30 per 8-foot space, $20 per 4-foot space or $10 per 4-foot space for children under 18 selling handmade goods or other approved items for a fundraiser. All booth rental proceeds will directly benefit Ewing Young students. Applications are available at the school office or online under the E-Friday Folder tab at www.newberg.k12.or.us. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call Julie Spon at 503-307-8097.
St. Paul Holiday Bazzaar accepting vendors
St. Paul Elementary School will host holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 23. A limited supply of vendor tables are available for $25. For more information, call the school office at 503-633-2691 and ask for Star.