Kindergarten Round-up March 6 at Rivermont Collegiate


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Posted Online: Feb. 18, 2014, 11:55 am
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Press release submitted by Rivermont Collegiate.

Rivermont Collegiate Kindergarten Round-Up will be 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6, at the school, 1821 Sunset Drive, Bettendorf, located directly off 18th Street, behind K&K Hardware..
Meet teachers and experience curriculum with hands-on activities. Parents are encouraged to bring their future Kindergarten students. Childcare will be provided for siblings.
For information contact Karen Roebuck, director of admissions and marketing, 563- 359-1366 ext. 302 or roebuck@rvmt.org

















 



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