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Virtual Backpack is the Norton Public Schools platform for distributing community flyers and information. 

Check here for information about local events and programs of interest for students and families. To submit a flyer to the Virtual Backpack, please contact Pamela Anderson at panderson@norton.k12.ma.us

 

 

Registration Open - NPS Summer Enrichment

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Norton Public Schools
Summer Enrichment Program 2024

Week 1: July 8-July 11, 2024
Week 2: July 15-July 18, 2024
Week 3: July 22-July 25, 2024
Week 4: July 29-August 1, 2024

Registration for the 2024 Summer Enrichment Program is now open. Please click to view this year's Summer Enrichment Program Brochure. Registration ends on May 31, 2024.

*Classes with spots will remain open on the
Registration Form after May 31st*

Any questions? Contact Kelly Allen, Summer Enrichment Coordinator, kellyallen@norton.k12.ma.us 

 

 

It Takes a Community Kathy Bailey Memorial Basketball Game

itac informationJoin us for the 20th annual Norton Police vs. Norton Teachers community basketball event on Friday, May 3rd beginning at 7pm at Norton High School. Steven Bishop will be the master of ceremonies. There will be balloon animals, 50/50 raffle, face painting and more! If you would like to sponsor this event or have quesitons, please email itacnorton@gmail.com 

YMCA April Vacation Programs

students and counselors engaged in camp activitiesAttleboro Norton YMCA
Let the Fun Begin! April Vacation Programs
See Full Flyer for Details

School Age Vacation Care - Pleasant Street & Norton Outdoor Center
April 15-19 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 

School Age ½ Day Vacation Care – Downtown
April 15-19
AM Session 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
PM Session 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Basketball Clinic – Downtown
Wednesday, April 17 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Lifeguard Trainings – Downtown
April 16-19 | 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

REGISTER TODAY! attleboroymca.org/april-vacation

Old Colony History Museum

Text bubbles, TRWA logo, OCHM logoAPRIL VACATION @ OCHM

STOYTIME | CRAFT | MUSEUM EXPLORATION

April 16-19, 2024
66 Church Green, Taunton
Free with adult admission

MY TAUNTON RIVER – AGES 0-5 | 11:00 AM
ADVENTURES OF WATER – AGES 6-12 | 2:00 PM

With special guest – Taunton River Watershed Alliance
Wed., 4/17 at 11:00 AM & Thurs., 4/18 at 2:00 PM

OLD COLONY HISTORY MUSEUM

For more information: oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org

Babysitting 101 Class

caregiver with two childrenBABYSITTING 101 CLASS

Registration Deadline: April 19th

Saturday, April 27th from 9 am to 1 pm
$50 per Student

Edith Read Lodge | 79 North Worcester Street

  1. Taught by Debbie LaFlamme, who has over 35 years teaching and day care experience.
  2. Learn how to entertain the kids, what to do to keep them safe, and how to manage your new business!
  3. Basic First Aid and CPR will be taught. The students will not be certified though. 

Norton Parks & Rec reserves the right to cancel the class if the minimum attendance requirement isn’t met.

www.nortonma.com/parks-and-rec

 

Meet John Adams

George Baker - John Adams ImpersonatorThe Norton Historical Society Presents
MEET JOHN ADAMS
SECOND PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

An entertaining and informative one-man show
Starring George Baker

Sunday, April 21st at 2 o’clock
Norton High School Auditorium

Admission:
Adults $20 | Students $10
Discounts available for parties of 5 or more.
Call 508-285-7070 for details.

Send checks to
NORTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

P.O. BOX 1711, NORTON, MA 02766
Your ticket will be waiting for you at the door.

 

Sinfonia Portuguesa

tile motif background, picture of featured musicianBROCKTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
A Greater Brockton Treasure

John Masko, Music Director
SINFONIA PORTUGUESA

Sunday, April 21, 2024 | 3pm
Christ Congregational Church  | 1350 Pleasant St Brockton

Featuring
Clarice Assad – Brazilian Fanfare
Joaquin Rodrigo – Concierto Del Aranjuez For Solo Guitar
Joly Braga Santos – Symphony No. 3 In C Major, Op. 15

SEATING IS LIMITED – ORDER YOUR TICKETS TODAY!
Order tickets at BrocktonSymphony.org
Adults $25 | Seniors $20 | Children & Students with ID FREE!
Ticket Sales At Door
If Ordering Online Is Not Possible, Please Call (508) 588-3841

Mass Cultural Council

Spring Craft Fair

tulips and butterfliesSPRING CRAFT FAIR
Saturday, April 27, 2024
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Sponsored by NHS Science Honor Society

Raffles | over 70 vendors including
home decor | candles | photography | soaps
tumblers | wooden items | pet accessories | jewelry
sea glass art | wreaths | chocheted items | pottery
bird houses | stained glass | cannoli | jams & jellies
and so much more …

Go shopping for the perfect Mother’s Day Gift

Norton High School
cafeteria and gym
66 W. Main Street, Norton, MA

Wheaton Pre-College

students engagined in science, fencing, swimming

WHEATON Pre-College
Create your future this summer

Tech/AI | Science | Arts
Criminal Justice | and More!

Experience campus life.
Discover your passion in college-level courses.
Join a supportive community where your ideas matter.

Chose your path
Student Experience: Two courses in one or more disciplines
Athlete Experience: One course + training in Fencing or Swimming from NCAA coaches

Learn more!
Contact us at precollege@wheatoncollege.edu
508-286-8242
Click here for more information.

Wheaton College Massachusetts

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Program details:
July 6 – August 2, 2024
For rising high school juniors and seniors
Residential or commuter options

Life beyond classes:
Connect with peers
College life workshops
Trips & social activities

Interdisciplinary studies: (credit or non-credit)
AI, Technology & Innovation
Communicating Creatively
Environmental Sciencein Action
Justice, Law & Psychology
Nursing & Life Sciences

Resources:
Expert faculty & support staff
Innovative research centers, labs & studios
Beautiful friendly campus

Norton Clean Up Day

Darth Vader and crossed light sabersNORTON CLEAN UP DAY
2024

Sat. May 4th
Check In: 9-10 am Everett Leonard Park (6 Parker St.)
Clean Up: 10 am – 1 pm
Post-Event Cookout: 12:30 pm Bog Iron Brewing (33 W. Main St.)
FREE for anyone who helps cleanup!

MAY THE 4TH BE WITH US!

For more information and to register
www.nortonmaus.org/parks-and-recreation

Brought to you by:
Norton Highway | Norton Select Board | Norton Conservation
and Norton Parks & Rec Departments
Along with partners: Bog Iron Brewing | Marchand Environmental | Home Depot

Foxboro Sports Center

skaters in hockey equipmentIts Time to Skate
JOIN US FOR PUBLIC SKATE AND STICK + PUCK

PUBLIC SKATE
$& Adults | $5 Children
(No Figure Skating, Jumping, or Pucks)

STICK + PUCK
$10 Player | Goalies Free | Open to All Ages
(13 and Under Require Full Gear)

Use the QR Code to View Schedule and Register
for Public Skate and Stick + Puck

Rental Skates Available at Goal Line Pro Shop

Visit www.foxborosportscenter.com for more information.

NBK Football and Cheer

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2024 Fall NBK Football

Registration is Open!
Grades 3-8
Tackle Football $350 | Grade K-2 Flag $175
Scan QR Code to Register
Season Runs August 1st-December 15th
Registration Includes: (5) $10 raffle tickets, once sold, parents can keep first $50 of ticket sales
When Registering: Please choose the grade your athlete will be entering in Fall 2024.
AYF Player packet, report card & 2024 medical clearance due prior to first practices.
More information: wwwnortonyouthfootballandcheer.com

cheer squads competing

NBK SPRING CHEER

Register NOW through 4/1!
When: April 8th-June3rd
Grades K-3 Mondays 5:30-7:30 pm
Grades 4-11 Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 pm

Cost $100
T-Shirt & Bow Included with Fee

Practice includes stuning, tumbling, dancing, & sideline cheer

To register please scan the QR code

cheer squads competing, NBK logo

2024 Fall NBK Cheer

Grades 2-8 – $430
Grades K-1 – $255
*Fee includes 3 bows, pink shirt for competition, game day shorts, sweatpants
Scan QR Code to Register

Season Starts: August 1st
Registration Includes: (5) $10 raffle tickets, once sold, parents can keep first $50 of ticket sales
When Registering: Please choose the grade your athlete will be entering in Fall 2024.
AYF Player packet, report card & 2024 medical clearance due prior to first practices.
More information: wwwnortonyouthfootballandcheer.com

PCC ASP - Summer Camp Residential Program

summer camp counselors and campersProject Contemporary Competitiveness
Advanced Studies Program

”A Summer of a Lifetime”

Take Unique Classes and Make New Friendships
Grades 7-10

An Incredible Four Week Exerience
Located on the Beautiful Stonehill College Campus

Click here to visit pccasp.org and learn more about this amazing program.

Applications due May 1st.

Follow PCC: @PCCASP

 

 

 

Affordable Housing Lottery

Norton Links

195 Mansfield Avenue | Norton, MA

Affordable Housing Lottery

Information Packet | Lottery Application

Rally Against Cancer - Team Norton Public Schools

Red Sox Mascot with a child wearing team jerseyJoin Our Rally Against Cancer Team
and Support Patients At Dana-Farber Cancer Institue

Our Team Name: NORTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
 

Click Here To Donate to Our Fundraiser
 

Donors of $50 or more receive a Red Sox hat!

Our Team Coach: Sara Horton

Rally Againt Cancer
The Dana-Farber Campaign | Defy Cancer

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
The Jimmy Fund

Attleboro Arts Museum Summer Classes and Workshops

art projectsATTLEBORO ARTS MUSEUM
Summer Art Weeks and Classes
June – August 2024

Children | Tweens | Adults
 see full list of classes here
W. Charles Thompson Museum School

Scholarships available for students of all ages.

Attleboro Arts Museum
86 Park Street | Attleboro, MA 02703
508.222.2644

 

Register Online www.attleboroartsmuseum.org
Click on Our “Classes”

College Gate | College Academy

sunshine with sunglasses graphicThink Summer!
Day and Extended Day Programs – Bus Options – Outdoor Activities

a S.T.E.M. experience in Easton

College Gate | Kindergarten – Grade 3
Stonehill College | July 8-26 & July 29-August 16
www.collegegate.org

Art “Rageous” | Awesome Astronomers | CG Detective | Chess (beg/adv)
Creative Confections | Computer Coding | Curtain Call | Dance Studio
Engineering | Lights, Camera Action | Flying Things | Marine Biology
Minecraft Creator | Photograpy Fun | Pond “Tastic” | Power It Up!
Robotics (beg/adv) | Rocketry | Science Discovery | Sculpture | Woodworkers

College Gate | Grades 4-8
Stonehill College | July 8-26 & July 29-August 16

www.collegeacademy.org
Actor’s Workshop | Animation | CA Shark Tank | Campus Courtroom | Chemistry
Chess (beg/adv) | Creative Confections | Dance Studio | Finding Forensics
Gone Fishin’ | Graphic Design | It’s Sketchy | Marine Biology | Minecraft Creator
Movie makers | Music Production | Physics Factory | Radio Broadcasting
Robotics (beg/adv) | Rocketry (beg/adv) | Sculpture | TV Production

APPLY NOW! A Summer Experience That Lasts a Lifetime!
Click to See What Our Parents are Saying

Women, Infants, & Children Nutrition Program (WIC)

 

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The Mass WIC Program and the Mass Cultural Council have partnered to offer discounted admissions to over 100 of the Commonwealth’s museums and cultural institutions. Because of the generosity of the participating organizations, WIC clients can receive free or discounted admissions by showing their WIC Card.

 

For a complete list of participating organizations visit: www.mass.gov/orgs/women-infants-children-nutrition-program

 

 

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