Rowley Town Notebook: Triton annual report to be released this week

Watch your regular mail this week for a postcard that will indicate the release of the 2019 annual report for the Triton Regional School District and provide the URL for the report.

Superintendent Brian Forget explained that this is the second annual publishing for a report that details a look back at the successes across the district at each school at all levels.

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Triton high schoolers will welcome local senior citizens for the annual Senior Citizen Tea on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. in the high school library.

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Rowley Public Library will host a “Polar Express” event on Dec. 19 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. when children of all ages are invited to enjoy this traditional holiday movie classic.

Pajamas and slippers are welcome attire, and hot cocoa and cookies will be provided. Registration is requested by calling the library at 978-948-2850.

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Triton performing arts students will host their annual free concerts soon: the middle school winter concert will be on Dec. 17 and the high school holiday concert will be on Dec. 19. Both will be held in the high school auditorium and begin at 7 p.m.

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Save all the recyclables from the holidays for the next All-Scout Paper Drive, which will be held on Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon behind First Congregational Church on Main Street.

Redeemable bottles and cans, as well as newspapers, books, cardboard and magazines, will be accepted. Nonperishable items such as diapers, paper towels and toilet paper also will be collected for donation to the Rowley Food Pantry (Note: the pantry at 153 Main Street; the rear door is open Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to noon and Thursdays from 5:30 to 7 p.m.). Call George Pacenka with any questions about the paper drive at 978-948-7918.

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Parents of music and performing arts students are invited to attend the next meeting of TMPO (Triton Music Parents Organization) on Thursday at 7 p.m. in Room A209 at Triton Regional High School.

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Now that the snow is here, Triton Snow Angels are out there helping, but more volunteers are needed.

Those interested in helping out a local senior citizen by shoveling steps and walkways after winter storms are invited to call Julie Romano at 978-270-6434, or email Julie.romano@tritonschools.org to learn more about the program.

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Have a cool collection you’d like to share with others?

Rowley Public Library is looking for unique items to show in its display case each month. Maybe your PEZ collection, or antique miniature car assortment, or even stack of comic books would be good to highlight? Check with Amy Roderick at the library.

Correspondent Michelle Pelletier Marshall reports on the town of Rowley for The Daily News. She can be reached at marshallsinmass@comcast.net.

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