24 K-2 Back to School Night (parents only, please)
25 3-5 Back to School Night (parents only, please)
2 FRES Parent CRASH Course Learn more
3 Professional Work Day - Schools close 3 hours early (12:35)
10 Chick-fil-A Spirit Day (tell them you're with Forest Ridge)
18 6:00-8:00 Family Fit Night Learn more
Congratulations to the following students, who completed the Howard County Library's Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock!
Charlotte J., Corey J.
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From the Media Center
We are in need of small cardboard boxes, plastic containers, cartons, other recyclables for students to use in our makerspace activities in the media center. Please send in any clean recyclables with your students to drop off in the media center.
FRES Parent CRASH Course
Here at Forest Ridge, parents are essential to "Cultivating Reading At School and Home." So come for literacy parent workshops on Tuesday, October 2nd from 6 pm-7pm. The PTA meeting for the month is immediately following. Daycare and light refreshments will be provided. Also, you will have the choice as to what sessions you wish to attend. Please RSVP no later than Friday, September 28th by completing this RSVP form. You may contact Mr. Matthew Vaughn-Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Family Resource and Transition Fair
Families of all children receiving special education and early intervention services are invited to get connected to services, resources and tools available in the community and school system at the second annual HCPSS Family Resource and Transition Fair on Saturday, October 27, from 10 a.m.–2 p.m., at the Cedar Lane School in Fulton. Learn more...
Attached is a flyer with more information.
From Howard County Recreation and Parks
The Haunted Experience
Whether you choose fright or fun, a memorable experience awaits you... an ink black night sets the stage for a spooky hay ride through the eerie trails to the ghostly dwelling deep in the woods. Hear haunting tales of ghosts and goblins and horror that will tingle the spine!
$10 at gate (cash only) 7 yrs + Rockburn Branch Pk (Montgomery Rd); Oct 19 & 26 7-10pm Friday; Oct 20 & 27 6:30-10pm Saturday Inclement Weather: 410-313-4451
Happy Haunted Hayride
It’s cute, it’s friendly and not so scary. This hayride is for fun – not fright!
$5 at gate (cash only) 2-7 yrs + Rockburn Branch Pk (Montgomery Rd) ; Oct 21 & 28 2-4pm Sunday; Inclement Weather: 410-313-4451
Get creative at our scarecrow-making event. Bring a baby-footed pajama outfit to dress your scarecrow; we provide the rest! Preregistration is required; children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration/Info: 410-313-0390, 3-12 yrs; $10 center member; $15 nonmember
RP4408 N Laurel Comm Ctr Saturday Oct 20 from 10-11am
Big Wheel 500
On your mark, get set, and go! Join us for one of the most entertaining and family-friendly events in North Laurel. Children race around an indoor course on big wheels, get their picture taken with a celebratory wreath, and take a swig from a cold bottle of milk. (Just like the pros!) Each child must bring their own helmet and wear closed-toed shoes. We provide the big wheels. Enjoy games, crafts and light refreshments. Preregistration is required. Info: 410-313-0458. 3-8 yrs; $10 center member; $15 nonmember
RP4407 N Laurel Comm Ctr Saturday, Nov 3 from 10-11:30am
Parent’s Night Out – Holiday Edition
Need a night out to get that last-minute shopping done? Drop off the kiddos for an evening of pizza, laughter and fun. Activities included games, stocking scavenger hunts, a hot chocolate bar, crafts and a movie. Preregistration is required. Info: 410-313-0458. 5-12 yrs $10 center member; $15 non-member
RP4410.101 N Laurel Comm Ctr Friday, Dec 7 from 5:30-8:30pm