Arts Council Schedules Meeting
The Water Valley Arts Council will be having it’s monthly meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at the Water Valley Main St Assn. office at 207 North Main St. Items for discussion: The Art Crawl, FUNd-raising events, the “Decorate your Bike” (or anything with wheels) Parade…and more.
You don’t have to be an Arts Council member to attend the meetings.Just come with enthusiasm and community spirit. For further information call Ramona Bernard at 473-9851 or Bill Warren at 473-0972.
WVHS Will Be Open To Visitors During Watermelon Carnival
Water Valley High School will be open to visitors from 10:30 a.m.-12-30 p.m. Saturday morning, August 3, during Watermelon Carnival Weekend. Principal Glenn Kitchens will be in the office and available to visitors who would like to take a look around the building.
Lions Resume Pancake Breakfast
The Lions Club monthly pancake breakfast will resume Saturday, August 3, after their summer break.
Serving will be from 6-10 a.m. in the Depot Building on Main Street. The menu will be the usual, all you care to eat of pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee.
“Come out and enjoy visiting with friends and eating a good meal, while helping to support the many charitable projects of the Lions Club,” invites Lion Ernie Aune.
Everyone is also invited to visit the Lions Club’s Booth at the Park on both Friday and Saturday for hamburgers and drinks.
Open House Is Aug. 6 At Davidson Elementary
Davidson Elementary School will have Open House/Meet the Teacher on Tuesday, August 6, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. There will be a brief general session at 3:30 p.m. in the gym to introduce the new principal, Dr. Carol Gary, and the School Attendance Officer, Earl Jones. New teachers will also be introduced at the general session, after which parents will go to their student’s homeroom. Parents are welcome to bring their student’s school supplies and visit their classroom. Teachers will also provide parents with pertinent information on classroom procedures, daily schedules, the DES Covenant, arrival/dismissal schedule, and other forms that will assist us in having appropriate information for a productive school year. Parents may also pay the $15 materials/supply fee during Open House/Meet the Teacher.
The first day for students is Wednesday, August 7. This will be a full day. “The DES administration, faculty, and staff are excited about our students’ return to Davidson Elementary where we will ‘Decide Everyday to Succeed’,” stated Dr. Gary
“Parents of Kindergarten students may walk their students to their classrooms (if necessary) from Wednesday, August 7 through Wednesday, August 14. Please stop by the front office before proceeding to the classroom with your child. We will be asking parents to leave picture identification at the front office. This is a new procedure for DES to help ensure the safety of our students,” concluded Dr. Gary.