|HUMS Artists display their amazing works at the recent|
Harwood Art Show. Be amazed by their talents and efforts! Pictured here is only a sample of their work. Curious about what your students did - ask them how it went?
Martin Luther King Day
FROM THE HEALTH OFFICE: FLU VS. COLD
Influenza (also known as flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness. Flu is different from a cold. Flu usually comes on suddenly. There have been reported cases of flu in our area.
In addition to the treatments that your doctor will recommend for the flu, we encourage everyone to keep practicing the following protocols to help keep us all as healthy as possible:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2018, December 10). Treatment. Retrieved from https://www.cdc.gov/flu/
Please note that the opportunities/events listed below are not specifically endorsed or screened by school staff. As always, families should use their own standards and review processes to determine appropriate activities.
A Seventh and Eighth Grade Dance will be held next Friday, January 25th, at CBMS. $10 admission at the door. Thanks in advance to parents for not dropping students off early and for picking them up promptly at 9:00! CBMS/HUMS staff
The Hungry Heart A screening and conversation about opioid addiction in our community, Sunday, January 29th, 6pm, at the Big Picture Theater. Join the Mad River Valley Libraries for a screening of "The Hungry Heart", a documentary by Bess O'Brien that shares the often hidden world of prescription drug addiction and recovery. Primarily shot in Franklin County, Vermont, the film takes an intimate and powerful look at those who have been swept into the downward spiral of addiction and highlights the struggles and hopes of recovering addicts and their quest for a better future. Matt Whalen from the Vermont Department of Health will also be on hand to help facilitate a discussion of the opioid crisis and how it manifests in our community. Light refreshments will be served, and the event is free and open to all. Generously sponsored by the Big Picture Theater, MRV Libraries, Capstone Community Action, and the MRV Community Fund.