Mixed Bags fund-raiser orders are due April 2. Catalogs were previously sent home in children’s backpacks.

These colorful bags and accessories are reusable and fun for yourself or gifts and will be available in time for Mother’s Day. More information available at middlebrookelementary.com/events.

April 5, International Festival. Volunteers still needed for this fun event. Contact Jeanne Gibbs at jmngibbs@aol.com.

Read to Grow Book Drive is continuing to collect books through April 12. Any questions, contact Mrs. Fink at Finks@Trumbullps.org. Thank you for supporting this important literacy initiative.

Crayon’s for Cancer collection will end on April 5. Bring in your old, broken crayons and they will be transformed into “new” crayons that will be for sale at the Book Fair or School Store for just $1. All the money raised will help children’s hospitals provide toys to patients as well as help offset the costs for parent meals and parking while their child is in the hospital.

March 29, School closed. April 1 and 2, early dismissal, 1p.m.

April 4 and 5, Scholastic Book Fair in the gym.