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ELMWOOD, NEBRASKA
“Growing Together”
August 29, 2007

Fear fest 2007
A “Fear Factor”™ style Middle School Challenge
Saturday, September 8, 2007, EM Elementary, Elmwood

Complete details of “ElMur Fest” events are at elmwoodnebraska.com

Calling all kids in grades 6 to 8; get your courage ready. The Booster Club parents group is once again planning a fearsome competition, ala “Fear Factor” ™ style. Each team of 4 kids will attempt some GRUESOME tasks and try to outstand, outwit and outbrave the other teams. The winning team will have BRAGGING RIGHTS (till next year), CASH PRIZES AND T-SHIRTS TOO. This is whole lot of fun to watch, and even more fun to be a player so sign up soon.

Cost; If you sign up before September 8th, the cost is $5 per person. Sign up on the day of the race is $7 per person. Drop your registration at the school office.

What parents need to know; The activities for FEAR FEST 2007 are planned by parents of middle schoolers with safety in mind and a goal for a fun day. The activities will be challenging, but are not intended to endanger your child. Every effort will be made to make these thrilling activities age-appropriate. We want parents to volunteer to help or just watch, and please call our attention to anything that you feel is unsafe. If you can help, please let us know.

Schedule of events: 9:30 am, Saturday Sept 8, Last chance to register. 10:00am –The challenge begins. Fear Fest Finals are at 1:00pm.

Click here to print Fear Fest registration paper

Kids Bike Race
Grades 3-6
Saturday, September 8, 2007, EM Elementary, Elmwood

Complete details of “ElMur Fest” events are at elmwoodnebraska.com
Note: helmets are required!

Children in grades 3-6 can participate in the Kids Bike Race. Participation requires:
· Must be in grade 3 through 6
· This form must be signed by a parent
· Racers MUST wear a bike helmet that fits
· Recommended but not required; knee and elbow pads

There is no cost to participate, however you must pre-register by 9:30am on the day of the race. Forms can be turned into school or at the race registration table.

Racers must be at the elementary school by 9:30am with all equipment. At 9:45 all participants should report to the registration table and prepare to go out on the race course. Races will launch at about 10:00am.

Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each grade level.

Parents; The kids race is planned with safety in mind and a goal for having competitive fun. The activities will be challenging, but are not intended to endanger your child. Race lengths are age appropriate; Grade 3 will race 1.5 -2 blocks. Grade 4 will race 3-4 blocks. Grade 5 will race 4-6 blocks. Grade 6 will race 6-8 blocks.

Click here to print Kids Bike Race registration paper

Elmwood-Murdock Booster Club Annual Pork Barbecue, Friday, September 7, 2007, serving from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. in the bus barn during the E-M Knights vs Johnson County Central High School (formerly Tecumseh and Nemaha Valley) Varsity Football Game.  Menu includes barbecue pork sandwiches, potato salad, baked beans, dessert, and a beverage.  Cost is $5 for adult meals; and $3 for kids 10 and under.  NOTE:   This is a change from the date listed on the school calendar.  The calendar shows the Tailgate BBQ on Friday, Aug 31st.  The correct date is Friday, September 7th.



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