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From the PTO

MASON-RICE BOOK DRIVE – A GREAT SUCCESS!

Thank you to all the families who made donations to our 1st Annual Mason-Rice Book Drive. We delivered almost 1,500 books, CDs and DVDs to More Than Words, a non-profit organization in Waltham (https://www.mtwyouth.org/). Thank you also to the Girls on the Run group for their colorful posters and other

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Summer Garden Volunteers DESPERATELY Needed

We are DESPERATELY in need of families to volunteer to care for our Mason-Rice Community Garden this summer, mostly in August. Garden duty is simple and EASY — it involves watering, weeding and deadheading spent flowers. You don’t have to go every day, just 2 or 3 times a week.

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Summer Garden Volunteers Still Needed!

We STILL need families to volunteer to care for our Mason-Rice Community Garden this summer. Garden duty is pretty simple–it involves watering, weeding and deadheading spent flowers. You can pick flowers and herbs and maybe an occasional veggie. We’re hoping to get 2 families to sign up for each week

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MASON-RICE BOOK DRIVE THROUGH WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20!

Mason-Rice is holding our 1st annual Book Drive. Please gather and donate gently used books (including children’s books; classics; cookbooks; current textbooks and reference books; art, history, philosophy and religious books; travel guides; and coffee-table picture books). You can also donate gently used CDs, DVDs and video games (with original

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Mason-Rice Book Drive

MASON-RICE BOOK DRIVE – JUNE 8TH THROUGH JUNE 20TH Mason-Rice is holding our 1st annual Book Drive! Please gather and donate gently used books (including children’s books; classics; cookbooks; current textbooks and reference books; art, history, philosophy and religious books; travel guides; and coffee-table picture books). You can also donate

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Summer Garden Volunteers Needed

We need families to volunteer to care for our Mason-Rice Community Garden this summer. Garden duty is pretty simple–it involves watering, weeding and deadheading spent flowers. You can pick flowers and herbs and maybe an occasional veggie. We’re hoping to get 2 families to sign up for each week of

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Lost and Found

Please make sure that you take a moment to visit our Lost and Found, located just outside the Centre near our school’s side entrance, if you know your child has lost an item. You will be notified about anything that is labeled with your child’s name – so please label

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2nd graders spend “A Day in Ghana!”

This week, the 2nd Grade Classrooms enjoyed a special presentation from the Creative Arts & Sciences Program, entitled, “A Day in Ghana.” Joe Galeota, an associate professor at Berkeley College of Music, lived in Ghana for many years. He and his wife, Vida, who grew up in Ghana, took the

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FIFTH GRADE PARENTS — CAR WASH FUNDRAISER – 6/3

I am writing you all to let you know about our EXCITING last fundraiser for the fifth grade graduation festivities. We will be holding our CAR WASH on Sunday June 3th between 3-5pm ( Rain Date Friday June 8th – between 3:30-5:30pm) We will be having a 70’s theme car

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