Early Entry Day on Aug. 22 • An Early Entry Day for Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) students entering grades six and nine will be held on Monday, Aug. 22, at all BCPS middle and high schools. Students will start their day in period one and continue through their entire class schedule, including lunch. Students also will have the opportunity to engage in activities designed to acclimate them to their new school environments; such as visiting their lockers, taking school tours and meeting teachers and school counselors. Transportation will be provided for those students who will take buses to middle and high school. Those students will be picked up at their assigned bus stops at their regular scheduled times and will be transported home at the end of the half-day schedule. A complimentary lunch will be served to all participating students, and students will be able to add funds to their cafeteria accounts in preparation for the first day of school on Wednesday, Aug. 24. For more information, contact your child’s school. Back to School • A free Back to School event will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the Sollers Point Multi-Purpose Center, 323 Sollers Point Road. The event will include free health screenings, visits by the BCPS Parentmobile, bookmobiles, fire engines, police cars and K-9 dogs. Students will receive free backpacks while supplies last. Edgemere Elementary School • Edgemere Elementary School will host a Sneak a Peek at your Seat event at the school on Tuesday, Aug. 23, from 2 to 3 p.m. and Back to School Night on Monday, Aug. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. School board meeting • The Board of Education of Baltimore County will hold a public work session on the Fiscal Year 2018 Capital Budget on Tuesday, Aug. 30, at 5:30 p.m. in the Education Support Services Building on the Greenwood Campus, 6901 North Charles Street. Patapsco High School and Center for the Arts • Quarter Auction to benefit the Patapsco Instrumental Music Boosters begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16, at MD FOP Lodge 34, 730 Wampler Rd. in Middle River. Three paddles for five dollars. To reserve tickets email email@example.com or call 410-960-9241. • Quarter Auction to benefit the Patapsco Vocal Music Boosters begins at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18, at Gunpowder VFW Post 10067, 6309 Ebeneezer Road.