Calling All Superheroes!
Superheroes come in all shapes and sizes, each having incrediblepowers to help others in need. Karen Weeks was a superhero, suitingup each morning to help our children grow and learn. Even whendiagnosed with cancer in 2000, she continued to walk and show herphysical and mental strength to the West Side community until she losther battle in 2005.
This year marks the 11th annual Family Fun 5KDub event which helpsfund the Karen Weeks Scholarship. Recipients of the scholarship arealso everyday heroes and must exhibit all the traits of a true Montessorichild; have a love of learning, respect for the environment, and be akeeper of peace.
We ask you to join us in honoring our heroes and support scholarshipsfor students at WSM. Please consider attending the event to be heldTuesday, May 16, 2017 at Olander Park (Nederhouser building). Theevent will have family fun activities for children of all ages includinggames, a DJ, and dinner. Dress as your favorite superhero and join thecrowd for our 5K walk/run too! There will be a special area for LH and CH fun!