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How did Valdez City Schools parents take advantage of 2 additional weeks before school?
  Took kids to Fair
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  Enjoying time at home with kids
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LAST CHANCE TO WIN AN EXTRA $500  WITH BIG PRIZE FRIDAY
“Big Prize Fridays” are held the first and the last Fridays during the span of the Silver Salmon Derby. The final Big Prize Friday is happening THIS Friday, August 29th where you have the chance to win $500 in addition to the regular daily prize!


The annual Silver Salmon Swim Camp returns this year from August 25th – 29th from 3:30 – 4:30pm. This camp is for kids who already know how to swim. Registration is on the first day of camp, and the fee to participate is $40. Each little swimmer will receive a pair of good goggles, valued at $15. For questions contact Coach Leo Overduyn at Leo.Overduyn@live.com

THINKING ABOUT COMPETING IN STATE FAIR


HERE IS THE INFORMATION YOU NEED TO COMPETE AT THE FAIR
 
Palmer, Alaska – The 2014 Alaska State Fair exhibitor guide is now available on the Fair website,alaskastatefair.org. This is the one-stop resource for anyone thinking about entering an exhibit at the 2014 Fair. Departments include: Art; Baked Goods; Canning; Clay Arts; Creative Arts & Crafts; Crops; Fiber & Fleece; Flowers; Handwork & Needlework; Honey & Beekeeping; Livestock; Photography; Poultry; Quilts; Rabbits; Sewing; Spririt Beverages & Soda Pop and Woodworking.
 
As Alaska’s State Fair, the Fair accepts exhibit entries from around the state. There are entry points in Anchorage, Soldotna, Haines and Ketchikan, as well as at the fairgrounds itself.

Last year, the Fair had 1,900 exhibitors enter 8,055 exhibits, and awarded a total of $40,000 in premiums and in exhibits contests. For more information, visit alaskastatefair.org, or contact Pamella Meekin, Fair vendor and exhibits manager, at 907.746.7159 or pamella@alaskastatefair.org.

LITTLE LEAGUE REGISTRATION


It's not too late to sign your child up for Valdez Little League. There will be: T-Ball; Coach Pitch; Major: Minor and Junior teams. 

CLICK HERE for registration form. May be returned to HHES office before end of school or to any Valdez Little League board member. Call B.J. Williams at 715-790-1888 with questions or to become a volunteer coach.


FAMILY SUPPORT GROUP MEETINGS
Meetings for a local support group welcomes parents, family and friends of children who are intellectually gifted yet challenged by behavioral issues, Autism spectrum, ADHD, OCD and more, will take place on the second Monday of each month at 7pm in the Coast Guard Community Center.
CLICK HERE for more information.

 

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P.O. Box 367
Valdez, AK 99686
907-835-5825
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