The Wiz

Sandy Spring Friends School is proud to present "THE WIZ" on Thursday, April 27, Friday, April 28, and Saturday, April 29 at 7:15 pm in the SSFS Performing Arts Center. THE WIZ is a joyous retelling of L. Frank Baum's's classic 1900 children's novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz in the context of modern African-American culture. The1975 Broadway production won seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. This presentation is produced by the Upper School Musical Production class and is directed by Carlo Grossman. Bryan Seith is the musical director, Hannah Kerr is choreographer, and Julie Borsetti is the technical director.

Also, the PA Community Connections Committee is hosting an all-school potluck on Saturday, April 29 from 6:00-7:00 pm in Westview Dining Hall, just before the show. Bring a dish to share and your children of any age, plus neighbors, and relatives too, and get to know more members of our wonderful SSFS community. Please RSVP/Sign Up here.

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For families with children ages 3-5, please join us at our annual Spring Fling event on Saturday, May 6, from 9:00-11:00 am to find out more about our program for 3-, 4-, and 5-year olds while your child enjoys crafts, a petting farm, story time, face painting, and play time on our beautiful natural playground. RSVP online here.

Our Spring Open House event will be held on Tuesday, May 16, from 8:15-11:00 am. Join us for a light breakfast and a chance to speak with faculty, staff, and students. Classroom and campus tours will also be available. RSVP online here. Can't join us May 16? Contact us if you'd like to schedule a tour on a date that's convenient for you!

SSFS Alum Aaron Meisner '84 is the speaker for an event hosted by the SSFS Upper School's Financial Innovation Analytics Club on Thursday, April 27 from 12:00-12:40 pm in Yarnall Library. Aaron Meisner, SSFS '84 alum, officially began his wealth management career in 1992, but developed a passion and familiarity with the industry as a child in the 1970s, running order tickets and learning how to post trades after school at his father's brokerage office. Today, Aaron is the Senior Financial Advisor Vice President at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Baltimore. He will be sharing his insights on "Finances and Innovation" with students. See flyer...

Financial Innovations Analytics (FIA) is an student-led club here at SSFS made up of Upper School students who are passionate about innovation in the financial world, sponsored by SSFS, Young World Leaders Program, Hengxin Asset Management, Merrill Lynch, and Zhongtai International. FIA is composed of four main sectors: investment, education, technology, and research. Find out more here...






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