Local news briefs

Pre-kindergarten registration

Whitehall Elementary School is accepting registrations for its pre-kindergarten classes for the 2011-2012 school year.

Registration packets are available at the elementary school from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The following documentation is needed for registration: birth certificate, immunization record, dental screening and physical.

The parent information meeting will be held at 6 p.m., April 6, in the school cafeteria.

 

Free movie at Rec Center

The Whitehall Recreation Center will offer a free movie for youth at 5:30 p.m., Friday, March 25. The movie will be “Shrek 3.”

Recreation director Dan Welch said the center drew 35 youth to its first dance last week. “It was very successful,” said Welch, who expressed his appreciation to Putorti’s Market, Joe’s Pizza, Sunoco and House of Pizza for providing refreshments for the event.

Admission to the dance was one non-perishable food item, and Welch said those have been donated to the Whitehall Ecumenical Food Pantry.

 

Girl Scout spaghtti dinner

The Granville-Whitehall Girls Scouts Service Unit will host a Spaghetti Dinner with seatings at 5, 6 , and 7 p.m., Monday, March 28, at Bernardo’s Restaurant in Granville. The cost is $5 to eat in and $6 for takeout. The dinner benefits the group’s Adopt-A-Family program for the Christmas season. For further information, please contact Tami Clark at 642-3395 or by e-mail at granvillescoutm@hotmail.com.

Grange meeting April 11

The Whitehall Grange No. 922 would like to remind all of its members that its monthly meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. April 11 at the Chamberlain residence, 3627 County Route 21, in Whitehall.

All members are strongly encouraged to attend, and as always, non-members, friends and family are always welcome. For further information, please contact Gail Chamberlain at 499-1028 or Howard Ryder at 499-1652.

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