e-News Update March 22, 2013 Anderson Private School

Anderson Private School for the Gifted, Talented & Creative

On Friday, March 22, We will meet at 11:00 a.m. for lunch at McKinley’s Fine Bakery and Cafe, 1616 S. University Drive (817-332-3242) and then attend the 24th Annual Texas Indian Festival/Market and Southwest Showcase at the Arlington Convention Center.

The Show Hours on March 22 are from 1 PM to 7 PM. The Admission Price for Adults is $12.00, Children (under 13) are Free.

Pickup is at the Arlington Convention Center at 4:30 p.m. or at the school at approximately 5:00 p.m. Please be patient – sometimes traffic delays us.

A single admission is good for the entire weekend. Admission price includes all shows, performances and demonstrations for all three days.

Location: The “Arlington Convention Center” which is very easy to find adjacent to I-30 and directly beside “Six flags over Texas” and “The Ball Park in Arlington” at 1200 Ballpark Way (817-459-5000). Parking is directly beside the show building and is $5.00.

We plan to attend these Main Stage performances on Friday:

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. – Ehecatl Aztec Dancers

3:00 – 3:30 p.m. – Shelley Morningsong

3:30 – 3:50 p.m. – Gathering of the People

3:50 – 4:20 p.m. – Splash!Animals

The Ehecatl Aztec Dancers offer a visually spectacular mystical dance group with Thunderous rhythms, unique sounds, dazzling costumes, mystical dances and high energy performances. This act is a favorite at every festival! Standing room only crowds are always thrilled and mystified by the sights and sounds of this phenomenal act at every performance! Dr. A may paint his face and try to act normal, whatever that is. Just humor him and step over his body if he is napping.

The Morningsong Band & Zuni Dancers. This Native American songbird is an award winning performer and recording artist that brings a strong element of native spirituality and tradition woven with contemporary music to moving performances. From soul stirring music..to the wonderful dances of the Zuni people, this amazing act is promised to spellbound!

Brings Plenty will present A Gathering of the People – an enchanting experience as Mo Brings Plenty presents amazing, spellbinding and truly soul stirring “gathering” performances of the people. After seeing this act, we will be touched.

Splash! Animals is an award-winning conservation focused live art experience that combines art, music, choreography and features endangered species. The show always begins with a blank canvas and in less than 10 minutes, the speed painting performing artists produce beautiful portraits of endangered animals for our delight and amazement!

Everyone, including parents, friends and neighbors, are invited to join us this (and every) Friday for an unusual and breathtaking experience. Again, We will meet at 11:00 a.m. for lunch at McKinley’s Fine Bakery and Cafe, 1616 S. University Drive (817-332-3242). From there we will caravan to the Arlington Convention Center. Bring your feathers and face paint! Dr. A may not be recognizable.

Our trip last Friday to the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford was wonderful! The Center showcased the talents and skills of fiber artist Katrina Wright and our children had a truly delightful time exploring the fabulous museum and taking turns being inside the authentic Stagecoach. It was a privilege to learn so much about the artist who made the Stagecoach and what it represented.

Our thanks to the beautiful staff and docents at the Doss Center. Weatherford has so much to be proud of in this precious jewel reflecting the heritage and culture of Parker County. I encourage everyone to visit.

Anderson Private School
For the Gifted, Talented & Miniature GOLF fanatics

On Friday March 8, 2013,

putt putt golf 025We will meet at 10:00 a.m. at Hidden Valley Miniature Golf at 8621 Jacksboro Highway, Lakeside, Telephone: 817-237-5463. Please ask for a map if you need one.

Then we will travel to CiCi’s Pizza for LUNCH. Pick up is at 1:00 p.m. At CiCi’s or at school at 3:15 p.m. (your choice). Please feel free to join us for lunch!

Students are NOT to leave hidden valley or the restaurant without the approval of Dr. or Mrs. Anderson.

FINANCIAL: $7.00 per game please pay Dr. A. OTHER: Please bring funds for lunch, if needed. Refreshments: Yes!

Uniform pants with a belt & red monogrammed school shirts are required.

PARENTS / FRIENDS / NEIGHBORS, are invited to participate on our trips.

Hidden Valley is Rated #1 miniature golf facility by Ft. Worth Star Telegram and has an 18 hole course – one of the areas largest courses,

Spread out over more than an acre of pristine astroturf, Hidden Valley has an 18-hole course. Multilevel greens offer varying vantage points to navigate the windmills, water hazards, and other renewable energy obstacles as you begin your hunt for the hole. A lighthouse is in the center of the course and the calming fountains and waterfalls help summon your zen (Kevin?)

Emergency Telephone: 682-777-1908


Mar. 11 – 15 (Next Week) Spring Break Holidays

Mar. 29 & April 1 (Mon. & Fri.) Easter Holidays

April 30 Scarborough Festival

May 1 Tuition Due for 2013-14

May 6 &7 (Mon. & Tues.) Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” at the Sanders Theater

May 21 – 24 Adventure Trip

A . n . d . e . r . s . o . n .

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