Schoolbits, Nov. 3, 2013

Family bingo night

Wiesbaden High School’s Senior Parent Association invites everyone out for a night of fun Nov. 21 during family bingo night in the school’s multipurpose room. Doors open at 5 p.m. (pizza dinner available for purchase) and bingo games (win a themed gift basket) will be featured from 6-8 p.m. Proceeds benefit the class of 2014. Email for more information.

Tell Me A Story

The Parent-To-Parent Program hosts a Tell Me A Story event Nov. 17 from 3-5 p.m. at Hainerberg Elementary School. Lt. Gen. Donald Campbell Jr., U.S. Army Europe commander, will read “The Remarkable Farkle McBride” by John Lithgow. Families will receive a free copy of the book — and activities and snacks will be provided. Reserve a space by Nov. 11 by emailing

Activities at Aukamm

Aukamm Elementary School holds an awards ceremony Nov. 12 at 1:30 a.m. The Parent Teacher Association meets at 8:15 a.m. Nov. 14 and a Principal’s Coffee is at 9 a.m. Nov. 14. The school holds a School Advisory Committee meeting at 2:45 a.m. Nov. 20. Aukamm school spirit days are Nov. 15, 22, Dec. 6, 13 and 21. Wear blue and yellow to show your spirit.

Parent-teacher conferences

There will be school for students at Aukamm and Hainerberg Elementary Schools Nov. 7-8 during school parent-teacher conferences. Wiesbaden Middle and High School students are off Nov. 8 during the parent-teacher conferences.

UMUC registration

There is still time to register for weekend classes with the University of Maryland University College. The class meeting dates for BMGT 398Z, Creative Problem Solving, are Nov. 16 and 17 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; LIBS 150, Introduction to Research, is a two-week hybrid class which meets face-to-face on Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information stop by the UMUC office in the Education Center on Clay Kaserne (Building 1023E, Room 12) or call civ (0611) 705-5917, Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.