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Northwest Missouri State University


News Release

April 30, 2013

Celebrate Horace Mann during ‘Together We Can Carnival’ May 5

The public is invited to celebrate Northwest Missouri State University’s Horace Mann Laboratory School and its families at the school’s “Together We Can Carnival” from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5.

The event will feature a variety of carnival games along with a bounce house. Bobby Bearcat will be on hand for family pictures, and the Northwest soccer and basketball athletes will meet and play with children. Food also will be available.

The event will take place in the circle drive and play area west of Everett Brown Hall on the Northwest campus. In case of rain, the carnival will be in the Horace Mann gym.

Tickets may be purchased prior to the carnival at a cost of $7 for 10 game and food tickets or $3 for a bounce house bracelet. At the door, tickets are $10 for 10 game and food tickets or $5 for a bracelet. Tickets may be purchased at the Horace Mann office, located on the first floor of Brown Hall. All proceeds go to supporting Horace Mann.

For more information contact Vanessa Parsons, Horace Mann music instructor, at Vparson@nwmissouri.edu or 660.562.1233.

The Horace Mann Laboratory School, located on the Northwest campus, is an innovative program that provides clinical experience for pre-service teachers and a diverse and interactive learning environment for children. Housed in Brown Hall, Horace Mann serves about 130 students in kindergarten through sixth grade. Early childhood classes for children age 3 through pre-kindergarten are offered in the Phyllis and Richard Leet Center for Children and Families in Brown Hall.

The school is now enrolling for the 2013-14 school year.


For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Media Relations Specialist
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468