Today's Topics, 10/18/17

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 3:52pm

News from Music Foundation, PTSA, Boosters, and Community Events


Apple and Bakery Fundraiser #2 / October 20- November 2!

The Marriotts Ridge High School Music Foundation is selling apples, cider, apple butter, apple sauce, apple pies and of course Baugher's famous apple fritters!  All items from Baugher's Orchard and Bakery in Westminster.  You can support our music program and a local farm at the same time!

Orders may be placed online from Oct. 20 – Nov. 2, withdelivery on Nov. 21.  Orders are placed online with payment through PayPal and all major credit cards at   




HC DrugFree’s program, “Not My Child…Yes, Your Child” presented in partnership with Marriotts Ridge High School PTSA and Mount View Middle School PTA will be held on Thursday, October 19 at 7:00 pm in the Marriotts Ridge High School auditorium. This event is free and open to high school and middle school parents/grandparents, family members, and any adults working with teens who think their children will never get involved with drugs and those who are already suspicious or dealing with a child’s experimentation! Hear facts, strategies, experiences and encouragement and get your questions answered by HC DrugFree and its community partners, as well as parents and others with stories to share. For more information, contact HC DrugFree, or visit



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Reflections Arts Program Kick-Off  Each year, the National PTA Reflections program offers local, state and national opportunities for young artists to be recognized for their creativity. Marriotts Ridge PTSA is proud to present our nation's best Reflections in the areas of dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and the visual arts.  

This year's theme is "Within Reach".  If you would like to more information about the program, please watch the introductory video using this link:  

If your child is interested in submitting an arts piece or if you are interested in volunteering to assist, please contact Kennisha Firstley at or Tracy Schutty at



MRHS PTSA Restaurant Raffle Fundraiser

This is our major fund raiser for the year, and most of our profits go to support the After Prom party.  

We are accepting GIFT CARD DONATIONS until Friday. Any amount for any restaurants in Howard County would be wonderful.  If you can donate a gift card, please contact Theresa Yodzis at you so much!


Calling all Harris Teeter customers! Please register your HT rewards card so that PTSA can received a percentage of the sales. Right now, we have 92 families who are signed, but we’d like to get to 1,000 families! If we earn $1,000 this year, HT will match it and also give us $1,000.  So, when you’re at Harris Teeter next, please connect your HT card to MRHS by telling the clerk to link your card to our MRHS number #2504 OR go to the HT website to link it.






Help Us Tee Off!!

Volunteers Are Needed for the 

12th Annual MRHS Boosters Golf Outing

this Friday, October 20, 2017 at Waverly Woods Golf Course.

Please click on the Sign up Genius link below to Volunteer:


Driver Education  Street Smarts of Maryland hosts multiple sessions of Drivers Ed held at Marriotts Ridge High School.  Please consider supporting this important Boosters fundraiser!


Plan Ahead . . . Next Session . . . 

November 1-15 from 2:45-6:00 p.m. at MRHS.

To register, use this link:



Community Notices

Please visit the Community News and Programs page on the HCPSS website for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.