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Wednesday, December 5, 2012
A letter from the Burlington Education Foundation.
The following is a letter to the editor from the Burlington Education Foundation on the recent fundraiser circus at Burlington High: Thank you to all who came out and supported the Burlington Education Foundation at the circus. We had a fantastic time watching the Cirque Du Jour performers. The audience was entertained from start to finish by a daring acrobatic aerial act, jugglers, trampoline act, and many others. The dog show was a complete hit! Kids enjoyed playing carnival games and face painting before and after the shows. We would like to thank our sponsors, Edward Jones Investments and LTB Insurance. They helped put on a wonderful show. We want to send an additional thank you to the Burlington Rotary Club for their donation to the …
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
A cloudy day with a chance of showers, a blood drive and a chance to help the Burlington Education Foundation by eating out.
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Monday, April 30, 2012
The race is this Sunday, May 6.
The Burlington Education Foundation is holding it's annual 5K Road Race to support education enrichment for Burlington schools this week. The BEF will hold its 8th annual 5K road race on Sunday, May 6, 2012 beginning at 9am. Register online at www.burlingtonedfoundation.org or on race day at the Burlington High School, 123 Cambridge Street, Burlington, MA 01803. All registered race participants receive a race T-shirt designed by BHS Senior Rachel Glynn. This race day is filled with hundreds of runners, walkers and spectators. The certified 5K (through the streets of Burlington) is preceded by a ½ mile Family Fun Run around Burlington High School. $20 pre-registration fee for the 5K ($25 on race day). $5 for the Family Fun Run. You …
Thursday, April 26, 2012
b.good ice cream truck and Mix 104.1 will be at the Burlington Education Foundation's 8th Annual Exercise for Education 5K Road Race & Family Fun Run on Sunday, May 6.
The folliwing is a release from the Burlington Education Foundation: "We want to be part of the community," says Jon Olinto, co-founder of b.good, a new eatery in Burlington. "We want to give back and be a local-oriented small business. And we think serving locally-grown, natural burgers to kids is a good thing to do." In a display of giving back to the community, b.good is sending “Harvey” to BEF’s Road Race. Look for b.good’s amazing flame covered ice cream truck http://www.bgood.com/ice-cream-truck-champ.php) to pass out some delicious free milkshakes at BEF’s 8th Annual Exercise for Education Road Race on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at BHS. Don’t miss the fun and be sure to say hello to Harvey! The BEF will hold its 8th annual 5K road …
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
The Burlington Education Foundation to hold 8th Annual Exercise for Education 5K Road Race and Family Fun Run.
The folliwing is a release from the Burlington Education Foundation: The Burlington Education Foundation (BEF) is a non-profit organization committed to promoting community support for education excellence in the Burlington Public Schools. The BEF ‘s mission is to channel donations from businesses and individuals to provide Burlington educators with an additional source of funding for creative and innovative curriculum enrichment programs. Since its inception the BEF has awarded close to 70 grants totaling approximately $150,000. The BEF will hold its 8th Annual 5K Road Race on Sunday, May 6, 2012 beginning at 9am. Register online at by clicking here. You can also register on race day at the Burlington High School, 123 Cambridge …
Friday, March 9, 2012
The Burlington Education Foundation provides grant to highlight drama and arts programs.
The following is a release from the BHS Music Boosters Association: Burlington High School is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant by the Burlington Education Foundation (BEF) for use in establishing a permanent Theatrical Posters Exhibit. The BEF grant will provide funding for the reproduction, mounting, matting and framing of the posters which have been created by BHS graphic design students for the high school’s spring musicals spanning the last seven years. Through a coordinated effort each year between BHS art department chair George Ratkevich and musical artistic director and producer John Middleton-Cox, students are given practical experience to research and design the artwork to be used in all manners of publicity…
Sunny today, possible snow tonight, a chance to meet the Easter Bunny and a kids movie night.
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Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Hundreds of people came to the Burlington High School this weekend to see some circus action.
The Burlington High gymnasium was alive with the fun of the circus this past Saturday, much to the delight of the droves of spectators that came out to see the show and support education. The Burlington Education Foundation presented three shows of the Cirque Du Jour, a traveling performance. The show featured former Ringling Brothers comedy duo Bucky & GiGi , Chinese acrobat Li Liu, daredevil The Amazing Sladek, EAST BMX bike show and more. All proceeds from the performance benefited the BEF, which provides grant money to Burlington Public Schools to fund creative and innovative curriculum enrichment programs. See our images from the show and post-show and check out our video of the BMX Bike show, complete with back-flips.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Purchase tickets online for the circus coming to town this Saturday.
Get ready for some classic entertainment; the circus is rolling into Burlington. On Saturday, Nov. 19, the Burlington Education Foundation is presenting the Cirque Du Jour at Burlington High, 123 Cambridge St. Show times are 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. All proceeds benefit the BEF, which provides grant money to Burlington Public Schools to fund creative and innovative curriculum enrichment programs. Each 75-minute show will include former Ringling Brothers comedy duo Bucky & GiGi , Chinese acrobat Li Liu, daredevil The Amazing Sladek, EAST BMX bike show and more. Concessions will be sold in the lobby. To purchase Circus Tickets visit www.burlingtonedfoundation.org Special Deal: (Release from Sportaholics.com) Sportaholics.com and the …