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Short Takes • Heritage Middle School 8th Grade Band received a Superior Rating for the first ever in March at the North Carolina Music Performance Assessment. • Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada recently named the Town of Wake Forest as recipient of the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its fiscal year 2016-17 annual budget – marking the third consecutive year the town has earned the GFOA honor. The award represents a significant achievement by the town and reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. • Erin Van Sickle of Wake Forest Middle, Lauren Miron of Rolesville Middle, Christa Hayden of Wakefield High, and Heather Collins of Heritage Elementary are among 26 semifinalists for 2017-18 Wake County Public School System Teacher of the Year. All finalists are scheduled for recognition March 7 at the Board of Education meeting, with the winner announced at a special celebration on May 8 at the Raleigh Convention Center. • Christopher Bradford is the new principal of Wake Forest Middle. He was previously assistant principal at Green Hope High in Cary. • Town of Wake Forest plans its annual Dirt Day at 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, in downtown. The free event offers gardening and composting tips, youth activities, music, food

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vendors and more. Information at wakeforestnc.gov. • Blackpack Comedy Night – which “celebrates differences one joke at a timeâ€? – is 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 1, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 South Brooks Street. Tickets are $15 for adults; $13 for seniors. For information, call 919-4359458 or visit wakeforestrencen.org. • Forest Moon Theater presents “Anne of Green Gablesâ€? on March 10-12 and 17-19 at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. Show times are 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. on Sunday. Advance tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors. Information: forestmoontheater.org. • The annual Arbor Day Celebration and Tree Seedling Giveaway is 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park in Wake Forest. The free event will feature activities, treats, information, and provide 1,000 tree seedlings to participants. Information: 919-435-9400, wakeforestnc.gov. • Heritage High International Club presents its International Showcase at 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. – featuring dinner and a show – on Monday, April 24, at the campus, located at 1150 Forestville Road in Wake Forest. For information, call 919-570-5600 or visit wcpss.net/heritagehs. • NE Piedmont Choral free Spring Sing is 4 p.m. at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic School Fellowship Hall, 600 West Holding Avenue in Wake Forest. For information, visit NPchorale.org.

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