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Vendors sought for Webster craft show

The annual Schlegel Road Beautification Fair and Craft Show is coming soon, but interested vendors are being sought now.

The show is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at the school, 1548 Schlegel Road, Webster.

Proceeds will benefit a project to beautify the school cafeteria.

Interested vendors are asked to contact Nicole Noon at NNoon@nothnagle.com or go to the school website, www.websterschools.org/files/filesystem/ArtisanInterestLetter2013.pdf, to download an application.

Courtesy: WebsterPost.com

Fairport Savings Bank announces $1,125 Legacy Scholarship

Fairport Savings Bank is seeking applications for its 2013 Legacy Scholarship Program. All high seniors who live in Irondequoit, Penfield, Perinton or Webster are eligible to apply.

Applications are available at all Fairport Savings Bank locations or online at www.fairportsavingsbank.com. The deadline to apply is April 12, 2013.

The scholarship will be awarded to four students who express a commitment to service and have a desire to make a difference in their community.



Webster Schools to hold Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) Registration & Open House

Webster Central School District  will continue to participate in the New York State Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program for the 2013-2014 school year.

The community is invited to attend an open house on Tuesday March 5 or Thursday March 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at any fo the five UPK sites.

-Doodle Bugs! Children’s Center, 979 Jackson Rd.

-Kids First Childcare, 1676 Empire Blvd.

-STARS Preschool, 1456 Ridge Rd.(inside Holy Trinity)

-Toddler's Workshop/Railroad Junction, 12 May Street

-DeWitt Road Elementary School, 722 DeWitt Rd. (Open House will take place at DeWitt Road, but the program will be housed at Plank Road North Elementary School in 2013-2014.)

The UPK opportunity is free for families who live in the Webster School District. Children must be four years old on or before December 1, 2013 to participate.

Webster Schroeder performs "Footloose"

A cast of 46 students at Webster Schroeder High School is presenting four performances of its spring musical, a production “Footloose,” a 1998 show based on the 1984 film of the same name.

It is co-directed by Schroeder’s vocal music teacher, Carrie Zugelder, and Diane Irwin.

The show opened  Thursday, Feb. 28, but continues at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 1 and 2; and wraps up at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 3, in the auditorium at Schroeder, 875 Ridge Road, Webster.

Tickets, $11, are available at Wegmans and will also be sold at the door.

Courtesy: MPNnow.com

Gallery hosts student exhibit

Gallery at The Arts and Cultural Council of Greater Rochester on North Goodman St. is hosting an exhibit for Youth Art Month, showcasing works by students at Irondequoit, Penfield and Webster high schools.

There will be an opening reception on March 1, from 4:00-9:00 p.m. and a closing reception on March 23, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The exhibit runs from March 1-28, Gallery hours are 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. weekdays.  

Basketball game to benefit the West Webster Fire Department

Basketball game to benefit the West Webster Fire Department

The Willink and Spry Middle School Student Councils are sponsoring a basketball game to benefit the West Webster Fire Department.

Tickets can be purchased at the door for $5. Refreshments and other concessions will also be available for purchase.

All proceeds will benefit the families of the four firefighters impacted by the Christmas Eve ambush in Webster.

The games start at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 1.

Schedule of games:
6th Grade Spry Boys vs. 6th Willink Grade Boys
6th Grade Spry Girls vs. 6th Willink Grade Girls
7th Grade Spry Boys vs. 7th Willink Grade Boys
7th Grade Spry Girls vs. 7th Willink Grade Girls
8th Grade Spry Boys vs. 8th Willink Grade Boys
8th Grade Spry Girls vs. 8th Willink Grade Girls
Spry Staff vs. Willink Staff

Webster elementary school students make hearts to share their 'love' for first responders

Webster elementary school students make hearts to share their 'love' for first responders

tudents at Webster's Plank Road South School recently made hearts to share their love and appreciation to Webster firefighters and police officers.

Among the participating students were Amelya Harris, Madelyn Skender, Camryn Stroyer, Michael Cerone, Oleg Kuchma; Lilyann Privitera, Juliana Ginevra, Harrison Allen, Lindsay Dieter, Elaine Alfano, Samantha Schoenhardt, Sean Manfreda, Paulie Christopher, Aria Olcott, Rebecca Nicastro, Ariana Gates, Emerson Ormond, Anna Rogers, Eve Petro and Kathleen Dailey.

Third-grade teachers Meg VanderStouw, Lisa Harrison, Lynn Hart and Anne Greenberg organized the effort, called the "Hearts for Helpers" project.

Courtesy www.MPNNow.com