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Amherst Idol auditions are Dec. 6 and 7 after school in the dance studio.

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 10:29pm

Have you always wanted to be in the spotlight? Feel like you can sing the tiles right off the shower walls? Played air guitar on a tennis racket? or just know you can sing well and want to share your gift with the world? Amherst Idol auditions are Dec.

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This Weekend Borders Gives Schools Free Gift Cards for $15

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 8:28pm

The much discussed documentary "Waiting for Superman," has inspired a promotional collaboration among the Borders Group superstore chain, an education fundraiser and the publisher of the movie's companion book.On Dec. 4 and Dec.

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Article Available: The Media Use of American Youngsters in the age of Narcissism

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 7:39pm

Dr. Patchanee Malikhao and Professor Jan Servaes wrote an article on the subject of 'The media use of American youngsters in the age of narcissism. Surviving in a 24/7 media shock and awe – distracted by everything'. For a copy of the article, email csschange@gmail.com and send a request.

Get Up Get Down is looking for new members.

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 7:37pm

GET UP GET DOWN, a program presented by The 21st Century After School Program and Youth Action Coalition (YAC), is looking for new members! Get Up Get Down is a program that gives students a chance to speak their mind through public art.

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Services available for Immigrant Parents

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 7:27pm

The 21st Century After School Program partners with the ESL Center at Jones Library to connect with the parents of immigrant students at Amherst Regional High School.

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Support the Boy Scouts when you buy your Christmas Tree

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 7:25pm

Please support the Boy Scouts' annual Christmas Tree sale at Kendrick Park in Amherst. The sale has started and will run through December 24th or until we run out of trees. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 4-8 PM, Saturday-Sunday 9-5 PM.

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Holiday Appreciation Gifts in Honor of Special Teachers & Staff

Submitted by Colleen Osten on December 2, 2010 - 6:06pm

Join the Amherst Education Foundation (AEF) in celebrating our teachers and supporting our schools!

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Support ARHS Athletics!

Submitted by Kate Troast on December 2, 2010 - 12:12am

 Carlo Night 2011 is March 12 – mark your calendars! Tickets are onsale NOW!! Beat the rush and buy your tickets early for ARHS’ biggestfundraiser! Purchase tickets at www.amherstmontecarlo.com or from yourfavorite ARHS student athlete.

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Coffee with the Superintendent on December 16th at 8:15 am at Wildwood School

Submitted by Anonymous on December 1, 2010 - 10:22am

Coffee with the Superintendent

Date: Thursday, December 16, 2010 8:15am

Place: Wildwood School

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Parent/Guardian Workshops - Grades K- 6 (Spanish version)

Submitted by Anonymous on December 1, 2010 - 10:18am

Parent/Guardian Workshops: The Student Services Office will be sponsoring an Education and Discussion Series for Parents and Guardians of Students in Grades K-6 (Spanish version).  The first

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"Communicating in the Digital Age"- Thursday, December 2 at 7 pm

Submitted by Kate Troast on November 26, 2010 - 12:34am

On Thursday, December 2nd, ARHS parent/guardians and community members are invited to the second in a four part series of evening conversations about raising teenagers. The topic is "Communicating in the Digital Age: What adolescents hear and what they don't".

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Winter Clothing Distribution

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:29am

clothesIndividuals or families in need of boots, jackets, snow pants, hats and/ or gloves are invited to come to Crocker Farm School on Monday, December 6th between the hours of 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM or 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Senior Varsity Athletes

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:28am

If you are a senior varsity athlete with at least a 3.0 GPA and have done community service, go to Hood.com to apply for a $10,000 scholarship and be chosen a "Good Sport" and entered into the Good sport Hall of Fame. You can also look at Naviance under scholarships for more info.

Amherst Idol Auditions - Dec 6 & 7

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:26am

Have you always wanted to be in the spotlight? Feel like you can sing the tiles right off the shower walls? Played air guitar on a tennis racket? or just know you can sing well and want to share your gift with the world? Amherst Idol auditions are Dec. 6 and 7 after school in the dance studio. Do it!

2010 Teen Choice Book Award

Submitted by Colleen Osten on November 26, 2010 - 12:19am

The Massachusetts Teen Choice Book Award nomination process is underway. Any teen aged 12-18 years old may nominate as many 2010 titles as they like. Fiction, non-fiction, anime, and manga qualify. Teens aged 13-18 can nominate their favorite 2010 titles on the readsinma website: http://www.readsinma.org/index.asp?lib=tcba. Watch for an informational bulletin board in the ARHS library.