High school music festival to take place in Lawrence Thursday
Lawrence will be playing host to a variety of high school musicians on Thursday.
The Kansas State High School Activities Association Large Group Music Festival is bringing musicians from across the state to Lawrence to perform.
Orchestras, bands and choirs will all perform throughout the day. Orchestras will perform at Lawrence High School, choirs at Free State High School and bands at the Lied Center. Performances span the day, with the first beginning at 8 a.m. and the last at 4:30 p.m.
The symphonic bands, wind ensembles and orchestras from both Lawrence and Free State High School will perform, as well as multiple choirs from both schools. A full schedule of performances is below.
In other news and notes:
The Broken Arrow Elementary family fitness night will be from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The site council will meet from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
First-graders at Deerfield Elementary will perform their music program from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Fifth-graders will perform their program from 7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Second-graders at Quail Run Elementary will take a field trip to Science City from 8:50 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Second-graders at Sunflower Elementary will perform their music program at 6:15 p.m. Third-graders will perform at 7:30 p.m.
Lunch menu options:
Main dish: lasagna with breadstick; parfait with muffin; peanut butter and jelly with string cheese; chef salad with breadstick
Sides: steamed carrots, peaches, salad bar, milk
Middle school level
Main dish: lasagna with breadstick; parfait with muffin; peanut butter and jelly with string cheese; chef salad with breadstick; hamburger, grilled cheese
Sides: steamed carrots, peaches, fruit juice, creamy tomato soup, salad bar, fresh fruit, milk
High school level
Main dish: lasagna with breadstick; pasta fazool; deli bar; pizza; cereal with string cheese; parfait with muffin; veggie shaker; peanut butter and jelly with string cheese; chef salad with breadstick; daily sandwiches
Sides: asparagus, marinated mushroom salad, peaches, fresh fruit, fruit sorbet, fruit juice, oven potatoes, salad bar, cream of broccoli soup, milk