The Triton Regional School District will culminate a year focused on kindness with a Kindness Rocks event on Tuesday from 6:15 to 8 p.m. in the high school auditorium.
The event, sponsored by the PTAs, will reflect the spirit of kindness that unites the district. Attendees are encouraged to create kindness rocks (rocks that are decorated and include kind, inspirational words), which will be brought back and “installed” in a special location at each of the district schools.
Other sponsors include Essex County Asset Builder Network, Martignetti Enterprises Inc. and Lowe’s Home Improvement. Learn more at www.facebook.com/events/429784121103540/.
The Friends of the Rowley Public Library sent out a big thank-you to everyone involved – volunteers, staff and shoppers – in this year’s annual Book & Bake Sale, which took place in early May.
The event raised nearly $3,500, which will be put toward programming events for all at the library. Consider getting involved in the Friends – attend their June 11 meeting (7 p.m. at the library) to learn more or join the Friends’ board. Questions can be sent to email@example.com.
The adult summer reading program at Rowley Public Library begins June 10. Readers are encouraged to keep a list of their summer reading feats and enter the prize drawing at the close of the summer. For more information, contact the library at 978-948-2850.
There are several vacancies on the Rowley Cultural Council as well as other town positions. Anyone who is interested should send a letter of interest to the Board of Selectmen, or call 978-948-2372.
Triton graduating seniors will step back in time on Thursday as they head back to Pine Grove School for a visit. The seniors will take a “walk” through the school at 10 a.m. that day to say hello to new students, visit past teachers and realize just how far they’ve come.
On June 10, district sixth-graders will head to Triton Regional Middle School for a “meet and greet” to learn more about the school. The students will spend time getting to know the children from the other district schools in preparation for attending school together in the fall.
The last day of school in the Triton Regional School District is June 14, which is a half day of school.
The end of the school year brings a time to offer feedback and Brian Forget, superintendent of Triton schools, has presented a very brief survey for parents to provide their input. Multiple-choice questions allow for a quick response. Take the survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TNFPMX9.
Interested in golf? Then, do it for a good cause: the first Triton Education Foundation Golf Tournament will be held June 21 at Ould Newbury Gold Club in Newbury, with a shotgun start at 8 a.m.
Proceeds benefit educational programming at the district schools. Sponsorship opportunities are available as well, with a deadline of June 7 to ensure listings on signs. Learn more and register your foursome, go to http://www.tritonedfoundation.org/golf-scramble/, or contact Chris Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michelle Pelletier Marshall reports on the town of Rowley for The Daily News. She can be reached at email@example.com.