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Pageant crowns winners, raises funds for Relay for Life

Pageant crowns winners, raises funds for Relay for Life

FAYETTEVILLE – (submitted by Melinda Barry-Dreisbach) Pageant goers and participants enjoyed a day of beauty and fun while helping support one of Fayette’s largest cancer research and prevention fundraising events.

The sixth annual Miss South Fayette County Beauty Pageant, held at Brooks Elementary on March 5, raised $1,500 to benefit Relay for Life. Each year the pageant’s proceeds are donated to a worthy cause; this marks the first year the funds have gone to Relay for Life.

Of course, the highlight of the pageant was crowning the winners.

Parenting Expert, Dr. Bisa, Author of National Preschool Curriculum WINGS to appear on Focus Atlanta

Parenting Expert, Dr. Bisa, Author of National Preschool Curriculum WINGS to appear on Focus Atlanta

Author & Parenting Expert, Dr. Bisa Batten Lewis, known as Dr. Bisa, released the 2nd edition of WINGS: The Ideal Curriculum for Children in Preschool, available since January 2011 along with five sets of supporting materials for infants, toddlers, preschoolers/pre-k, family/group child care, and after-school programs. The updated WINGS Curriculum Parent Handbook also includes new information on play and learning, along with more resources and forms to support home-learning.  The first edition was launched in 2009 when Dr. Bisa made good on her promise to produce an affordable curriculum that meets and exceeds national standards. Dr.

Students Create Walking Trail That Teaches Visitors About Importance of Creek

Students Create Walking Trail That Teaches Visitors About Importance of Creek

FAYETTEVILLE -- (FBOE) Soon residents will be able to learn about the area’s native plants while enjoying nature along the newly created Creekside Native Woodland Plant Walking Trail behind Cleveland Elementary.

The school’s enrichment students from Laura Brown’s class are creating the trail that is also an entry in the Disney Planet Challenge, an environmental competition for elementary and middle school students throughout the United States. The program inspires students to be good stewards of the environment and empowers them to make a difference in their school, at home, and in their local communities, all while teaching the about science, conservation, and positive ways to impact the planet.

Students have done a ton of research on the creek that runs behind the school, learning that it impacts the quality of downstream waters, and ultimately the Flint and Chattahoochee Rivers.

Father Daughter Dance at Kedron Fieldhouse

Father Daughter Dance at Kedron Fieldhouse

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, but if you can’t wait, Peachtree City has just the activity for you…and your father, of course. The annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance for girls age 6-12 will be held one night only, Saturday, February 5th in Peachtree City.

The evening will be filled with music, dancing, food, photos, and much more.  This event will be held from 7-9pm at The Kedron Fieldhouse & Aquatic Center. Admission is $30 per couple and $15 for each additional daughter.  If you reside outside of Fayette County the price is $45 per couple.

Author & Early Childhood Education Expert Launches 2nd Edition of National Preschool Curriculum

Author & Early Childhood Education Expert Launches 2nd Edition of National Preschool Curriculum

In July 2008, Author & Early Learning Expert, Dr. Bisa Batten Lewis, known as Dr. Bisa, made good on her declaration to produce an affordable preschool curriculum that meets national standards. In January 2011, WINGS: The Ideal Curriculum for Children in Preschool, 2nd edition, will be available, along with five  sets of supporting materials for infants, toddlers, preschoolers/pre-k, family/group child care, and after-school programs. The updated WINGS Curriculum Parent Handbook includes new information on play and learning, along with more resources and forms to support home-learning.

Annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance

Annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance

Girls don your party dress and grab your dad, then come and join us for the most fun you’ve ever had. The annual Father/Daughter Valentine’s Dance for girls age 6 to 12 will be held one night only, Saturday, February 5 in Peachtree City.

The evening will be filled with music, dancing, refreshments, photos, and much more.  This event will be held from 7-9pm at The Kedron Fieldhouse & Aquatic Center, 202 Kedron Drive, Peachtree City, GA 30269. 

The price is $30 per couple and $15 for each additional daughter. The price for couples that reside outside of Fayette County is $45. You can register at the Recreation Administration Building, Kedron Fieldhouse, The Gathering Place or online at www.ptcrecreation.org.