The Lasagna Dinner scheduled for tomorrow night, Friday, January 22, 2010 has been canceled. Please call the school if you need more information.
Friday, January 22, 2010: BLUE JEANS for HAITI: For just $1.00 teachers and students can wear blue jeans to school with the blue polo uniform shirt and all proceeds will benefit the earthquake victims in Haiti through Maryland Kids Care Campaign: OPERATION HAITI.
Saturday, January 30, 2010: Healthy Hearts Haiti Fun Run Laurel Elementary School will be hosting a Healthy Hearts for Haiti Fun Run in order to raise money to assist with the relief efforts in Haiti. This event will take place at the Laurel High School Track located at Kirby Field behind the school. Participants are being asked to collect donations and pledge to run or walk as many laps as they can for a 60-minute time period. The event will begin at 12:00 PM and end at 1:00 PM on Saturday, January 30, 2010. Light refreshments and prizes will be provided for participants. All community members are encouraged to participate. The proceeds from this event will be donated to the American Red Cross. Prizes are needed. The organizers are welcoming any gift cards or tangible goods local business owners are willing to provide. Please contact Jake Potter at the Laurel Elementary School, 301-497-3660 for further information on how to donate or participate. Information will be going home with the students soon. Please be on the lookout for it so that we can achieve 100% participation and reach our goal of raising $5,000.00 for the earthquake victims for the American Red Cross.