Manatee County school notes

October 25, 2012 

Retro Bill to speak to youths

BRADENTON -- Bright House Networks will bring Retro Bill, one of the most sought-after children's speakers, to the Daughtrey Elementary Boys & Girls Club on Nov. 5. Retro Bill has put fun into safety, self-esteem and character counts education for Kindergarten through 12th-graders for the past 13 years. He delivers a serious message to the kids, but in a fun way. He will speak about being kind to others, listening to adults and always having a positive attitude.

For more information about the Boys & Girls Clubs call 941-761-2582.

Braden River Elementary to have Havest Moon Bash

EAST MANATEE -- Braden River Elementary School invites friends and families to enjoy its "Harvest Moon Bash" 4-6 p.m. Saturday. Families are invited to bring their car trunks full of candy treats and park in the schools front parking lot.

Children can come wearing their family friendly costumes, parade through the parking lot and enjoy food, games, a bounce house, candy treats and more.

-- Herald staff reports

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