The Union Elementary Chess Tournament will take place Saturday, May 2nd at 8:30am in the Grand Hall of the Union Collegiate Academy. First through fifth grade chess players will compete for medals and bragging rights for their elementary schools. Those interested in volunteering to help judge or serve in another position should contact Megan Setter at firstname.lastname@example.org or Stacey Roemerman at email@example.com.
A brief summary of the Board of Education meeting has been posted which includes information on a financial audit of the district's finances, enrichment camps, and an award-winning STEM design.
Union Repertory Theatre presents the comedy "Clue," ay 7 p.m. Aril 20-25 at the Union Studio Theater. Tickets are $5. Like the 1980s movie it is based on, the movie has multiple endings. The audience will vote via donations on which character they think should be the actual murderer. The donations will be given to a local charity. See rehearsal pictures inside.
Who wants to dance with the Highsteppers and Pom? Young students from kindergarten through seventh grade do! Two dance sessions will be offered to provide just such an opportunity through Union's Intramural program. PARENT MEETING: Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 5:30 p.m. at the Union 9th Grade Center Gym, 7616 South Garnett. Parents and dancers will have the opportunity to meet Union Varsity Pom Coaches and Union Varsity Highstepper Directors, as well as the instructors for the program, after the meeting, the athletes will stay until 7:30 pm for their first training session.
Union Public Schools’ 36th annual YouthArts! festival runs through May 7 at the Union Multipurpose Activity Center. “We try to celebrate all the great things the students are doing in the arts,” said Matt McCready, fine arts director at Union. Photo gallery inside.
Union will host the 36th annual YouthArts! April 13-May 7, one of the state’s longest running arts festivals, showcasing the artistry of Union students. YouthArts! provides a showcase platform for students outside of the classroom, featuring visual art from every school from paintings to drawings to photography to ceramics in an exhibit at the UMAC.