Maquoketa Dance Team tryouts for the 14/15 school year will be Friday, May 16th in the dance room. There will be two practices prior to tryout. Only need to attend one, but can attend both for extra practice. Practices will be in the dance room on Tuesday, May 13th from 3:30-5:00 and Thursday, May 15th 5-7pm.
State Fair is offering a Spelling Bee competition for 1st – 6th graders. 6th grade students interested in this opportunity can pick up a Registration form and rules in the office. All participants must be registered by Friday, June 1st.
Central College Middle School Percussion Camp – Aug. 4 – 6, 2014 – This camp is for beginning percussionists interested in learning more about the world of percussion. Attendees will explore, perform, and develop their skills and techniques on mallet percussion (marimba, xylophone, vibes), concert percussion (snare drum, cymbals, tambourine, timpani, etc), world hand drums (congas, djembes), and Caribbean steel drums. Camp cost includes t-shirt, housing, meals and activities. If you are interested, see Mrs. Wold or Mr. Kahn for more details.