Emma! A Pop Musical presented by theThayer Central Vocal Music and Drama Departments Nov. 18, 3:00 and 7:00, $3 per person (run time: 80 minutes) Emma (Maggie Harris), a senior at the private school Highbury Prep, is certain she knows what's best for her classmates' love lives, and she is determined to find the perfect boyfriend for shy sophomore Harriet (Sydny Havel) by the end . . .
Rick Souerdyke from Nebraska Game and Parks came into our classroom to help us learn about animals native to Nebraska. During the presentation, the students were able to see furs from the animals, learn about what they eat, and what kind of homes they build. We also heard the different sounds that the animals make in the wild. The preschoolers enjoyed feeling the fur, and looking at the skulls. A few . . .
Winter Blues and Other Mental Health Concerns This is the time of year when the winter blues can hit. Talk to a loving, trusted adult at home, school, church or in your community. Thayer Central offers mental health counseling for school aged children provided by ESU 5 staff Jen McNally, MA, LIMHP. Contact Kathy Brzon for more information. There are also many safe and informative links . . .