News for 10/31/18

Veterans Day Celebration in Kensington

Make plans to attend the annual Veterans Day Celebration in Kensington on Saturday, November 11th. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the WWI armistice, or truce agreement to cease fighting. There will be anniversary pens for sale.

Starting at 9:00am, visit the Pie Stand at the Vo-Ag building hosted by the ladies of the American Legion Auxiliary. The ladies will also have poppies and raffle tickets for sale. Visit the Kensington Library for the Scholastic Book Fair from 9:00am to 2:00pm and get great books for the kids. At 11:00am, this years’ guest speaker Major Jamie Schwandt will address the community, followed by the parade at 11:15am. Bring your own containers/dishes and tableware for the FREE BBQ serving beans and sandwiches at 12:00 noon. Be sure to stay and view the flag retirement ceremony at 1:30pm.

Raffle tickets are available to purchase from any Legion member or Legion Rider. Guns and prizes to be given away Saturday starting at 9:00pm at the American Legion hall. No dance but the bar will be open for fellowship. Stick around, Sunday morning the Lions Club will host their annual Pancake Feed.

Ringing Bells of Peace

“At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, the Great War ends.” In remembrance, we are asking everyone who has a bell, to ring it 21 times on November 11 at 11:00am. The church bells will be ringing and bells will be ringing across the nation.

Thunder Ridge School News

TR Activity/Game Dates

Wed. 31- Halloween Parties 2:45pm Middle School, Elementary School 3:00pm


Thur. 1- MS BB Sports Pictures 3:15pm

Fri. 2- HS FB Regionals

Nov. 5-10th- Fall Buffer Week; Check out the Book Fair at the Kensington Library this week!

Mon. 5- 6pm Steering Committee/Post Prom Meeting

Tue. 6- MS BB @ Home vs Lincoln 4:00pm

Thur. 8- Math Relays @ FHSU; MS BB @ Osborne 4:00pm; lv @ 2:30

Sat. 10th- Veterans Day Parade in Kensington; Scholastic Book Fair at the Kensington Library from 9am-2pm

Thur. 15- MS BB @ Rock Hills 4:00pm; lv @ 2:55

Fri. 16- 4-8th Digital Planetarium – World in Motion @ MS

Mon.- 19 MS BB here w/Logan 4:00pm

Tue. 20- Pre-K Thanksgiving Feast 10:45-12:15; Dismiss @ 12:15pm for Thanksgiving Break

Wed. 21- No School – Thanksgiving Break

The Scholastic Book Fa