Blake School to host informational admission events on Dec. 5 and 12
Blake School invites families to learn more about its faculty and students on Dec. 5 and 12.
From 9 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 5, families with children in grades preK-5 can explore the Highcroft campus in Wayzata. The Highcroft campus is located at 301 Peavey Lane.
From 6:30 to 8 p.m., families with preK-12 students are invited to attend a Blake community event at the Maple Grove Community Center, 12951 Weaver Lake Road.
On Dec. 12, Blake is hosting a “Making Blake Affordable” event in St. Louis Park. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the St. Louis Park Library, at 3240 Library Lane.
All admissions and financial aid applications must be received by Jan. 31, 2014. Prospective families also are invited to attend a financial aid workshop at 9 a.m. Jan. 11 at Blake’s Hopkins campus.
For directions or more information, go to www.blakeschool.org or call the Blake admissions office at 952-988-3420.
Blessed Trinity schedules St. Nicholas Party for Dec. 6
Blessed Trinity invites all preschool and kindergarten students to its annual St. Nicholas Party from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Dec. 6 at Blessed Trinity’s Penn Campus, 7540 Penn Av. S. Hear the story of St. Nicholas and listen to songs sung by Blessed Trinity preschool and kindergarten students, then join eighth-graders for activities, games and prizes in the gym.
There is no cost, but all visiting children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 612-866-6906 for more information.
Blue Water Theatre Company to perform ‘The Music Man’
Blue Water Theatre Company of Wayzata will present “The Music Man” Dec. 5-7 in Hopkins.
The show begins at 7 p.m. each evening at the Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy. 7.
Tickets are $14 for adults and $11 for students and seniors. They are available in advance online at www.bluewatertheatre.com or can be purchased at the door beginning one hour before each performance. Seating is reserved.
“The Music Man” features a cast of 41 student actors, representing Armstrong High School, Benilde-St. Margaret’s School, Gleason Lake Elementary School, Hopkins High School, Minnetonka Middle School East, Orono High School, Plymouth Middle School, Wayzata Central Middle School, Wayzata East Middle School, Wayzata High School and Wayzata West Middle School.