Group to stage fall production Wednesday
Milano High School One- Act Play production class will present its fall show “10 Ways to Avoid the Zombie Apocalypse” by Don Zolidis for a one time only performance. The curtain will go up at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the MHS cafetorium. Admission is $4 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens.
There will be a silent auction on display before the show and a few minutes after. The proceeds of the auction go to support the group’s OAP competition shown in the spring and awards for the group’s graduating seniors.
“Team Tammy,” a Relay For Life team from Milano, will host a costume party and dance Thursday, Oct. 31 at the Milano Civic Center, 400 W. Avenue E in downtown Milano.
The team will offer dinner while trick- or-treating, offering hot dog meals for sale (two hot dogs, chips and drink for $5) starting at 5 p.m. at the civic center. Admission for the dance is $3 per person, with ages three and under getting in free.
Costume contest at 8 p.m. Age divisions: 5 and under, 6-12, 13 and up (including adults). Prizes for top male and female in each division. A silent auction will also be held.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the American Cancer Society. For more information, contact Tammy Storey, 936-245- 4813, Karen Coldiron, 512-760- 0563 or Marie Bakken, 254-718- 0133.
There will not be a trunk-ortreat at the school parking lot this year.
Milano Elementary School has set the date for its fall festival for 4-6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1. The event will include lots of games and fun for the whole family, along with a silent auction full of themed baskets.
Picture retakes for Milano ISD will be taken the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 6. All elementary pictures re-takes will be done in the library first and then move over the high school. Please contact Mindy Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or concerns.
Milano ISD will also hold a Veterans Day program at 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at the high school gym. All area veterans are invited to attend. There will be a reception for them following the program.
Our sympathy goes out to the Valerie Herod family on her passing last week. Her husband Mike is the lead guitar player for the Milano Opry house band. Saturday’s Opry was cancelled due to Valerie’s death.