School Briefs - Jane Ryan School

There will be no school on Monday, Jan. 20, in honor of Martin Luther King.

Jane Ryan students Lauren Vitola and Ally Scabo are hosting Walk Out Hunger on Sunday, Jan. 19, at Twin Brooks at 10 a.m. Walkers are asked to bring non-perishable food items to donate. Monetary donations are also accepted.

All proceeds will go to the Connecticut Food Bank. Walkers will receive a prize for participating and will be asked a series of hunger-themed questions along the route. All ages are welcome to attend.

Contact Lauren Vitola and Ally Szacbo for a sponsor sheet.

Families are asked to participate in a food drive at Jane Ryan by sending in a non-perishable canned food item between January 21-31, 2014. All donations go to the Connecticut Food Bank. Boxes will be in the entrance and bus hallways.