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How the Garden Grows at Rachel Carson

Photo | Phil Fabrizio

Members of the Rachel Carson PTA Courtyard Group gather for a planning session. They are (front row, L to R) Bridget Ryder, Ilana Newman, Elana Dennis, Anita Tempchin, Alisha King; (back row, L to R) Angelo Witten, Lisa Latour, Srelyne Harris, Principal Lawrence Chep, Stacey Solis and Michelle Vaca.

By Pam Schipper For many years, the courtyard at Rachel Carson Elementary School (RCES) has been a special place, said Bridget Ryder, mother of fifth-grader Olivia and PTA volunteer with 12 years’ worth of experience at the school. Every year,…

Frighteningly Fun Fall Events

Grey Rock Ranch Fall Festivities Oct.1-31, call for hours of operation Celebrate autumn with family fun like visiting the pumpkin patch and a petting zoo, riding a pony and taking a hay ride. $5 charge for pumpkin patch, pony ride…

Assignment Education

Compiled by  Pam Schipper High Notes at Lakelands Middle Lakelands Middle School Advanced Orchestra and Advanced Band received commendations at the State Festival. The orchestra was awarded the highest possible rating of “superior” by all three performance adjudicators and a…

Arts & Entertainment

Compiled by Pam Schipper Red Molly Oct. 4, 8 p.m. Don’t miss this sweetheart trio performing Americana and folk music. Tickets are $25 at the BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown. Visit www.blackrockcenter.org for more information. King Teddy Oct. 5,…