Hannah Miler, from Wenham, a Glen Urquhart School, won the best holiday costume award at Manchester's Annual Jingle Bell Run.
Glen Urquhart School students and alumni took top prizes and raised over $4,000 for The Junior Board of Friends of the Orphans in Manchester-by-the-Sea's Annual Jingle Bell Run last Sunday. Hannah Miler from Wenham won the best holiday costume award and eighth grader Will Weingartner from Beverly Farms came in first. All of the alumni went to an NPH orphanage during their eigth grade work week at Glen Urquhart. Over 70 runners participated, including eight current Glen Urquhart students, many of whom won prizes. Additionally, Glen Urquhart Spanish teacher Barbara Kelley was awarded a national award for a volunteer who goes "Above and Beyond" for the organization. - Submitted by Kelly G. Rostad of Glen Urquhart School.
Get Out! gives you a quick rundown on some great local activities to do for the coming weekend in Hamilton, Wenham and the surrounding area.
The weekend is here and Hamilton-Wenham Patch delivers you our “Get Out” planner for what is shaping up to be a great mid-summer weekend. We bring you a quick rundown on some weekend activity options in Hamilton and Wenham, plus the chance to visit Peabody-Essex Museum in Salem for free and an Arts Festival around the downtown of neighboring Manchester-by-the-Sea. But there’s much more going on this weekend than what’s here so we encourage you to look past this weekend guide into our full calendar of events, where we have all the events in the towns listed. Remember, if you have great ideas of your own that you want to share, please feel free to add them in the comments section at the bottom. 1. VISIT PEABODY-ESSEX MUSEUM FOR FREE Where/…