Wyoming Area Catholic School news: Book fair is Sept. 16-21

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Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair will be held from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16 through Wednesday, Sept. 21 at St. Cecilia’s Parish Center. The theme for the fair reflects a pirate theme, called “Bookaneer Book Fair: Where Books are a Treasure!”

On Friday, Sept. 16, Family Treasure of Activities Night will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16 in St. Cecilia’s Parish Center. There will be games, refreshments, story telling, a craft and shopping for books. Students can come dressed as a pirate to win a prize.

If unable to attend the fair in person, visit the online Book Fair at scholastic.com/fair. Online fair orders are available from Friday, Sept. 9 to Thursday, Sept. 22.

Family Liturgy

Wyoming Area Catholic School invites all parents, families and friends to attend the beginning of the school year Family Liturgy at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, in the school auditorium. Msgr. John J. Sempa, Pastor of Corpus Christi Parish in Exeter, will be the main celebrant.

After the liturgy, everyone is invited to the Family Scholastic Book Fair and social in St. Cecilia’s Parish Center.

Touch-A-Truck Event

The inaugural Touch-A-Truck Event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 at the school with a silent hour from 11 a.m. to noon. Admission is $5 per person or $15 per family. There will be food to purchase.The event will give participants an opportunity to check out cement trucks, excavators and other heavy machinery.

Used glasses collection

The Pittston Area Leo Club and Wyoming Area Catholic School have joined efforts to fight blindness by collecting used glasses.

A collection container can be found in the school lobby for students to drop off eyeglasses.

Acceptable eyewear include prescription glasses or sunglasses. Eye glass cases will not be accepted.

For more information contact Mary Ann Paddock-Kaminski at 654-7982.


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Information provided by Mary Ann Paddock-Kaminski.

Information provided by Mary Ann Paddock-Kaminski.

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