Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.
Information for School News should be submitted to The Meridian Star by 5 p.m. on the Monday before publication. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to (601) 485-1275; or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org (photos should be in JPEG format).
Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian's city, county, private and faith-based schools:
• Carver Middle School Family Literacy Night, 6 p.m.
• Poplar Springs Elementary BBQ for the Arts, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Fundraising event for the PSE's Arts Initiative.
• Northwest Middle Diversity Fair, from 8:30 a.m.-noon, gym.
• Poplar Springs Elementary LinkUp- Fourth Grade Concert, 9 a.m., MSU Riley Center
Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Community College. For more information, call (601) 482-7445 unless otherwise noted:
• Continuing Education: Couponing, 5:30 p.m., Webb Hall. FMI: 601-481-1318.
• Continuing Education: Floral Design, from 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Webb Hall.
• Workforce Development: Forklift Training, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Workforce Development Center.
• Continuing Education: Street Defensive Driving, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. FMI: (601) 482-8892.