Thursday, March 7, 2013

UESeNews #41 Community News March 7, 2013

UESeNews Community News March 7, 2013

Table of Contents:
+CCIU Summer Camp Open House
+Movie: Head Games- Concussion in School Sports
+Unionville High School Music Competition
+UHS Youth Softball Clinic
+URA Lacrosse Registration is OPEN
+UHS Girls Lacrosse Clinic
+Save the Date: Chadds Ford Art Sale and Show

+SAVE THE DATE: United Way Family Pasta Dinner FUN

*****Message 1 of 8
Help Chester County families jump-start their summer planning with a night
of food and fun! Explore camps, activities, and local vendors and decide
on a great summer! Admission is free!!

Students from K to 12 and their parents will be able to meet with
representatives to gather information for a summer to remember. Vendors
include summer camps, summer schools, party venues, tutors, music and
theatre, sports and exercise, arts and crafts vendors, out-doors camps,
and more!

Summer Adventures Camp and Activities Fair!
Date: March 20, 2013
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Place: Chester County Intermediate Unit
Technical College High School Brandywine Campus
443 Boot Road
Downingtown, PA 19335
Admission: FREE!!!
More info: Visit

*****Message 2 of 8
HEAD GAMES: The Concussion Crisis in Sports
Tuesday, March 12, 7PM at Unionville High School Auditorium
The Center for Sports Medicine at duPont Hospital for Children, in
collaboration with FOCUS and the UCFSD Nurses, brings you the
award-winning doucmentary, HEAD GAMES, about the silent concussion crisis
in American sports. Athletes from youth to professional levels share their
personal struggles in dealing with the devastating and long-term effect of
concussions, an epidemic fueled by the "leave everything on the field"
culture so prominent in American sports.
A question and answer period will follow, featuring Kathleen O'Brien, MD,
Medical Director of The Center for Sports Medicine at duPont Hospital for
Children, in addition to other panelists. This program is free, but please
register at to attend.

*****Message 3 of 8
Enjoy music and excitement as 32 indoor percussion ensembles from six
states compete in a regional WGI "Sport of the Arts" show at Unionville
High School on Saturday, March 16, 2013. These elite ensembles are divided
into classes based on each program's complexity and the group's
affiliation. Units are coming from as far away as New England and West
Virginia. Penn State University's performance is sure to be one of the
day's highlights!
Doors open Saturday, March 16 at 8:30 a.m., with the preliminary round
starting at 9 a.m.. Doors will reopen at6 p.m. for finals at 6:30 p.m.
Ticket prices are $10 for prelims, $15 for finals, $20 for a combination
ticket. Cash and credit cards accepted (no checks). Food—including tacos,
meatball sandwiches, chicken sandwiches, pizza, salad, and baked
goods—will be available all day. Come cheer on the Indians as they perform
on their home turf!

*****Message 4 of 8
Unionville High School
Youth Softball Clinic
Saturday, March 9th
1 to 3pm
Unionville High School Gym

PRE-REGISTRATION FEE: $40 (registration below)/AT THE DOOR: $45
Chester, PA 19382
Registration forms can be found on
Questions: contact Sarah Mims

*****Message 5 of 8
URA Girls Lacrosse Registration is OPEN!

URA Girl's Lacrosse Program is for girls in the 1st through the 8th grade.
Our program will run from the end of March through the end of May. Our
objective is to teach the skills and fundamentals of the game such that
everyone will be able to appreciate, understand and enjoy the game. This
is a recreational program and therefore there are no tryouts. Everyone

Registration is open now for the URA Girls Lacrosse Program Spring Season
2013 by

*****Message 6 of 8
Girls Lacrosse Clinic
on Saturday April 6, 2013 from 1:00pm-3:00pm on UHS stadium turf!
Girls in grades 1st thru 8th, come out and work on your LAX skills with
the UHS girls lacrosse team and coaches. Only $25 in advance, $30 at the
door. Walk ups welcome. Click link for flyer and details:!/2013/03/girls-lacrosse-clinic-46.html

*****Message 7 of 8
Save the Date - 64th Annual Chadds Ford Art Sale & Show on March 15-16,

Please mark you calendars for CFE's largest fundraiser on March 15-16,
2013. This popular art show raises significant money for enrichment
programs and supplies for CFE students each year. This year's featured
artist is Stephen Brehm, and the donating artist is Madeleine Kelly. We
also welcome special guest John Gallagher, a cartoonist, self-publisher,
award-winning designer and Comi-Con exhibitor. Gallagher will create
unique, personalized cartoon works for purchase that are a perfect gift
for kids or the young at heart. Gallagher has written and illustrated his
online and printed graphic novel series "Buzzboy" since 1998, and has
worked in graphic design, interactive media, and comics book creation
studio since 1990. His latest endeavor, "Zoey & Ketchup," co-written with
his daughter, Katie, was released this past September.

Find us on Facebook! "Like" the art show on Facebook today by going to Please share this link with your
friends & family.

More details on how you can support the art show will be coming soon.
Please contact chairs Luci McClure or Andrea
Pandolfi with any questions.

*****Message 8 of 8
Join us at the United Way/UCF Family Pasta Dinner Night!

This fun night out with the family will be held on:

SATURDAY, APRIL 20 from 5 – 9 PM at Unionville High School

- Spaghetti dinner buffet
- Silent Auction of unique items and gift baskets
- Amazing Raffle baskets
- Musical and dance entertainment
- Arcade games for the kids
- $5 Family Portraits
- And More! There's something for everyone!

Learn more and purchase tickets online at:

Save $2 - $5 off the door price when you purchase early!
You can also sponsor a needy family for $30.
So mark your calendars now !!!

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