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November 28th, 2011

Tags for giving

There is a display located in the library lobby with tags designated for toys desired for the Salvation Army toy drive. To participate, select a tag for the gender and age of the person of your choice and shop for that item. Return the new, unwrapped item to the box in the lobby by Dec. 10 for pick-up by the Salvation Army. Or, deliver it, in person, to the Salvation Army office in Coralville by Dec. 14.

Stop and see the trees

Over 20 beautifully decorated Christmas trees are in place in the reading area at the west end of the library. Entries have been received from individuals, families, clubs and businesses. The trees will be judged for prizes and then sold to the highest bidder in a silent auction.
Prizes will be awarded for first, second and third place as well at the Humanity Award. The newly formed tree judging committee will take the place of the public vote from previous years. Trees will be judged for placement by the tree committee. The community will vote for the Humanity Award.

Movie Clips

Sarah’s Key (2010, PG13, Drama) In modern-day Paris, a journalist finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup in 1942. Stars Kristen Scott Thomas.
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D (2011, PG, Action/Comedy) A retired spy is called back into action, and to bond with her new step-children, she invites them along for the adventure to stop the evil Timekeeper from taking over the world.

Adult yoga classes to be offered this winter in Solon

SOLON– The Solon Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for an adult yoga class this winter. A five-week introductory course will be offered twice a week in December and January. Yoga is a great way to improve your overall health and helps an individual stay fit during the cold winter months. Yoga classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. For more information visit the parks and recreation page on the City of Solon website at www.solon-iowa.com, or pick up a registration form at the Solon city office at 223 S. Iowa St.

Calendar Reminders

Dec. 1: Early out, 1 p.m.
Dec. 1: HS Parent/Teacher Conferences 1:30 until 7 p.m.

School Board meetings

The regular November meeting of the Solon Board of Education will be Monday, Dec. 12, in the Central Office conference room beginning at 6 p.m.

Attention parents

Since winter weather is inevitable, the possibility of weather related cancellations exist. If it becomes necessary to cancel school due to inclement weather or other emergency weather situations, we will use the School Messenger Parent Notification system to inform you of weather related issues. Also please listen to radio stations WMT, KCJJ, KRNA, KHAK, KZIA or watch channels KWWL-7, KGAN-2, FOX 28, or KCRG-9. Announcements of school closings will be made as early as possible.

Barnes and Noble book fair

The annual Barnes and Noble book fair in support of Solon Community School District media services will be held Sunday, Dec. 4, at the Coral Ridge Mall Barnes and Noble, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. Contact kkaldenberg@solon.k12.ia.us or visit the website http://mediaservices.solon.k12.ia.us for more information.

Solon Athletic Booster clothing sale

The Solon Athletic Boosters will be having its clothing open house on Wednesday, Dec. 7, from 4 until 7:30 p.m. in the high school commons. Great time to do your holiday shopping.

School Cents Update: Please help Solon earn points

The Solon Community Schools are again taking part in a program sponsored by Lindale Mall, WMT-FM Mix 96.5 and the Gazette.
Lindale Mall is offering $25,000 to area high schools related to their participation in the program. Customers vote for their favorite participating high school by turning in mall receipts to receive points for their schools.
Solon Community High School will receive 10 points for every Solon dollar spent at Lindale Mall (receipts turned in) and 100 points for every Solon dollar spent at the food merchants in the mall (receipts turned in).