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BRIEFS: Register now for Gus Macker-Morris

Published: Friday, March 8, 2013 8:40 a.m. CST

It started as a driveway game that moved to the parking lots of America.

But in downtown Morris , Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball is once again “takin’ it to the streets!”

Mark your calendars for June 1 and 2, and plan to register for this year’s tournament. Register online today at www.macker.com or call the Morris Downtown Development Partnership Inc. at (815) 941-0245 for an application.

This is the 11-year anniversary for Gus Macker-Morris and the MDDP is looking forward to the biggest tournament yet.

For additional information, contact Julie Applegate, Tournament Director at 815-941-0245 or mddp@downtownmorris.com.  

Kindergarten roundup, assessments slated

White Oak Elementary will be hosting its annual Kindergarten Assessment and Kindergarten Roundup for incoming kindergartners for the 2013-2014 school year.

All children who will turn 5 years old by Sept. 1, 2013, and are residents of District 54 are encouraged to attend Kindergarten Assessment and Kindergarten Roundup.

Assessments will be held March 21 and March 22. Roundup will be held on April 19.

Both events are by appointment. Please call the White Oak office at (815) 942-0047 before March 15 to reserve a spot.

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