Daily Life 1-29-2020

Hillsboro Youth Cheer Clinic coming up

The Hillsboro Recreation Commission will be sponsoring a Youth Cheerleading Clinic for all boys and girls grades K-6.

Conducting the clinic will be the Hillsboro High School Cheerleading squad.

Participants will learn cheerleading basics. The clinic will take place at the Hillsboro Elementary Gymnasium on Feb 17, 19 and 20. Participants will then perform at the halftime of the HHS Boys’ Basketball Game vs. Lyons, Friday, Feb 21 at Brown Gymnasium (HHS).

Each participant will receive an official clinic T-shirt.

The registration deadline is at 5 p.m. on Feb 14.

HMHS Site Council to host meal Feb 11

HMHS Site Council will be having a spaghetti dinner from 5-7 p.m. on Feb. 11 at the game vs Halstead.

The menu will be spaghetti, garlic bread, salad and bottled water for $5.00.

Writers group to meet Feb 1

Creative Writers Fellowship invites you to learn of the family story ‘A Young Man Denounces Hitler then Becomes American Citizen’ by Newton writer Mary Stahl Smith.

Writers from surrounding towns meet the first Saturday of the month at 2 p.m. on Feb.1 at the Hesston Public Library, 300 N. Main St.

Visitors welcome.

Delora Kaufman Book Reveal held on Feb 4

The Delora Kaufman Memorial New Book Reveal will be from 4-6 p.m. on Feb 4 at Hillsboro Public Library, 120 E.Grand Ave. New books for children age toddler to teen, in honor of former HPL Children’s Librarian Delora Kaufman, will be introduced for viewing or check out. Refreshments will be served.

GHS to have Singing Valentines Feb 14

Goessel High School Elbiata Singers will be delivering Singing Valentines as a fundraiser from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Feb. 14. For more information and to schedule yours, please contact unruhb@usd411.org or call 620-755-0745.

Screenings for young children in Peabody

A FREE screening for children birth through five years old will be held Tuesday, Feb 11 in Peabody. Appointments will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. At the screening, development will be checked in the areas of cognitive, motor, speech/language, and social/emotional. Vision and hearing will also be screened. This process usually takes at least one hour for a child to complete. All children are welcome, but an appointment is necessary. Please call 620-382-2858 for an appointment. The screening is sponsored by Marion County Early Intervention Services.