Students entering kindergarten in the York Suburban School District for the 2012-13 school year should be registering now.
Parents should call to make an appointment to register their children at the school they will attend in the fall: Valley View Elementary School, 885-1220, or Yorkshire Elementary School, 885-1230.
If parents are not sure which school their children will attend, they can enter their home address on the district's website, www.yssd.org, or call the schools to find out.
Christian school applications
Applications for the 2012-13 school year are now being accepted at Hope Christian School, Hanover, for kindergarten through 12th grade.
Parents interested in learning more about Christian school options are invited to attend an open house at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Parents will have the opportunity to meet with school administration, view and discuss curriculum and tour the facility.
A ministry of Hope Baptist Church, 6450 Hope Way, Heidelberg Township, Hope Christian School began in 2004. The school is a member of Keystone Christian Education Association, and all teachers are accredited by KCEA.
Call 717-633-1479 to register for the open house or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. Information about the school is also available at www.hopebaptistchurch.org.
April happenings at Mason-Dixon Public Library, 250 Bailey Drive, Stewartstown, call 993-2404 for information:
---Traveling Book, now through Saturday. Visit during National Library Week to see pictures of all of the places the library's "Traveling Book" went last summer -- even all the way to China.
---Card Class. Two card classes are being offered this month: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, and April 26, 6-8 p.m. The April 26 class will focus on cards for guys. Attendees will make 12 cards (three each of four designs). Envelopes are included. The cards are predesigned, cut and prepared by the teacher, who walks participants through the card-making process. Class limit: 15. Spaces available on first-pay basis. Cost: $18. Contact Becky at email@example.com.
---Clean, Green Living, Wednesday, April 18, 6:30-8 p.m. A free workshop in the library's Community Room about cleaning and caring for your home without toxic chemicals. The workshop has ideas for reducing, recycling, re-using, saving money and lightening your load. For more information, visit kidfriendlyorganiclife.blogspot.com.
A half-day leadership session featuring Steve B. Wiley of Steve B. Wiley and the Lincoln Leadership Institute at Gettysburg as the keynote speaker will be offered Wednesday in Hanover.
"Thriving in an Ever-Changing Business Environment: A Summit of Leaders" will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 1 :30 p.m. Wednesday in the Hanover High School auditorium. The leadership session is presented by the Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce, Hanover Hospital, StoudtAdvisors and HealthAmerica.
Wiley is an entrepreneur, author and acclaimed speaker who has spoken in front of top executives from companies including Ford, Pfizer and ABC News.
The event also features a panel discussion with Bill Yanavitch of Glatfelter speaking about corporate culture; Jeremy Frey Esq., Barley Snyder, on the importance of succession planning; Dan Day, HealthAmerica, about using a healthy work force as an economic advantage; and Alec Sivel on marketing and social media. Participants will be able to ask questions and interact with the speakers.
The lunch keynote features Eric Menzer of the York Revolution on "Why is downtown important?"
The event is $30 for chamber members and $40 for non-members, and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.
To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 637-6130.