Stanstead’s got tal­ent!

Stanstead Journal - - FORUM - Vic­to­ria Vanier Stanstead

Sun­nysideEle­men­tary is putting on its an­nual tal­ent show to­mor­row evening with the doors open­ing a lit­tle be­fore 6:00pm.

is a fundraiser for the school’s end-of-year school trip to Ot­tawa for the 5/6 class and will fea­ture eigh­teen acts by peo­ple in three cat­e­gories: ele­men­tary, high school and adult. “Tak­ing part we have some stu­dents, teach­ers, par­ents and brothers and sis­ters of our stu­dents,” said grade 5/6 teacher Emily Grey who or­ga­nizes the event.

The en­ter­tain­ers, who all had to au­di­tion for the event, will sing, dance, play in­stru­ments, per­form gymnastics and more. There will also be home­baked goods and re­fresh­ments for sale, half and half con­tests and a spe­cial raf­fle. “We’ll be raf­fling off a pair of $25 coupons for

but the money from that raf­fle will go to­wards the pur­chase of our stage lights,” ex­plained Ms. Grey.

This is the fi­nal fundraiser for the trip and the stu­dents and teach­ers, with the help of many par­ents, have al­ready raised over $8000 – al­most enough. “We just got a new stu­dent a few weeks ago so we need to cover a few more ex­penses for the trip,” added Ms. Grey.

Tick­ets for the show are $5 each (chil­dren un­der 4 years of age are free) and can be bought at the door.

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