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Dance concert: 7-8 p.m. Jan. 5, auditorium.
Yearbook photos: The school's yearbook staff is looking for photos of activities involving BMS students outside school for use in the 2011-12 yearbook. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
PTSO meeting: 9 a.m. Jan. 5, media center.
Spelling bee: 8:30 a.m. Jan. 5. Schoolwide competition will determine school's representatives to the county spelling bee.
PTO-Athletic Boosters meeting: 6 p.m. Jan. 9.
Snowflake dance: Jan. 27.
East Mooresville Intermediate
Pretzel day: Jan. 13.
Coddle Creek Elementary
Winter Wonderland Dance: 7-9 p.m. Jan. 6. The third-annual "best guy" - fathers, uncles or grandfathers - and daughters dance will be in the gymnasium. Tickets are $15 per couple and $5 for each additional student in advance, or $20 per couple and $10 for each additional student at the door. Advance payment forms must be turned in by Dec. 21.
Restaurant night: 5-8 p.m. Jan. 26, Brooklyn Boys Neighborhood Pizzeria, 119-A Marketplace Ave., Mooresville.
Lake Norman Elementary
Math Expo/Science Fair Extravaganza: Jan. 4. Winners in the science fair advance to Iredell-Statesville Schools district science fair Jan. 19, while winners in the local math expo will compete in the regional math expo in Boone March 31.
Staff Soup Day: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 13. The school's Parent Teacher Organization will serve soup and sandwiches to teachers and staff.
PTO board meeting: 2:30 p.m. Jan. 15.
Penguin Patch Holiday Shoppe: Open 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Jan. 5-6 and Jan. 8-9 and 7:30-10:30 a.m. Jan. 7.
Rocky River Elementary
All Pro Dads Breakfast: 7:30-8:15 a.m. Jan. 6.
Give Back Day: All day Dec. 29 at Sports Page Food and Spirits, 128-D Argus Lane, Mooresville. A portion of the proceeds from that day's sales will go to the school.
IB Program Nights: 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at Lake Norman High School, Mooresville, for incoming students at Lakeshore and Brawley Middle schools; and 7 p.m. Jan. 12 at South Iredell High School, Troutman, for incoming students at Troutman Middle. Information will be available for students and parents interested in participating in the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme at Mount Mourne IB and Northview Middle IB.
Woodland Heights Elementary
PTO meeting: 9:30 a.m. Jan. 3.
Science Fair: Jan. 5.
Father-Daughter Dance: Jan. 27.
Chick-Fil-A Night: 5-8 p.m. Jan. 10, Mooresville Chick-fil-A, 457 River Highway, Mooresville.
Winter Formal: Jan. 28 at the school for high school-level students.