Local student qualifies for geo bee
Karthik Sreedhar, a sixth-grader at Lakeridge Junior High School, qualified for the Oregon State Geography Bee. The state finals are slated for Friday at Western Oregon University. Sreedhar snagged the top spot in the Lakeridge Junior High Geography Bee before moving on to state.
Thousands of students in fourth to eighth grade compete every year nationwide to be the champion of their schools geography bee.
Oswego Playschool sets open house
Oswego Playschools open house is on tap 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the preschool.
Membership Committee of Oswego Playschool is organizing the free event for prospective students and their parents to meet families with students at the school, speak to the Oswego Playschool teacher and explore the site.
The school, at 516 Eighth St., also will be holding a Parent and Tots Class, an eight-week class involving art and music for ages 20 to 36 months. It will be held 1:30 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays starting next week. Registration is $25 and tuition for the class is $60.
For more information, visit oswegoplayschool.com.JW_DISQUS_ADD_A_COMMENT