· Science Night: Professor Gizmo will be back at Sowams School on May 16, 2019, at 6:00. This is a fun, free family night. Information can be found here.
· Device Free Night: May 16 is also device free night in Barrington. If you are not able to attend Prof. Gizmo (or even if you are), much more information can be found here about Barrington’s Device Free Night.
· RULER Parent Information Night: RULER is an evidenced-based approach to Social and Emotional Learning developed at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. Learn more about the work being done in Barrington for the Social and Emotional well-being of teachers and students. The parent event will take place on June 4, 2019, at 7:00 at the Barrington Middle School Library. More information may be found here.
· Earth Week: During the week of May 13, Sowams will celebrate Earth Week. There are various activities that will take place that week. You may click here for more information about what is happening that week. Two activities to point out:
o Walk to School Day: On May 14, students have the opportunity to walk to school with faculty and staff members. They will meet children at certain locations and walk together to school. More information, including the locations and times, may be found here.
o Planting: We are looking for some parents to volunteer to assist our students with planting flowers at our school on Wednesday, May 15. If you have a background check on file with the district and would like to volunteer, click here to sign up.
· Paw Sox Game: The Sowams PTO is having a Sowams night at a Paw Sox game on May 18, 2019. Following the game on this night are fireworks. This is a fun night to watch some baseball while spending time with your family and Sowams friends. More information including the order form can be found here.
· Town Meeting: The next Town Meeting is May 14. Class of the week is Mrs. Howard’s kindergarten class.
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