Forrest Center Hosting Yard Sale, Plant Sale and Ford Drive 4 UR School Event

Story Category: Live Updates »

Forrest Center Hosting Yard Sale, Plant Sale and Ford Drive 4 UR School Event

Leonardtown, MD - 4/11/2013

Printer friendly

By St. Mary's County Public Schools

The Dr. James A. Forrest Career & Technology Center is hosting three major events on Saturday, April 13, 2013.  The Criminal Justice Yard Sale, which benefits the SMCPS Shoe Fund, takes place from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m.  Donations of items to be sold at the yard sale are still being accepted at the school site.  For more information, contact SGT. Mickey Bailey, Criminal Justice instructor, at 301-475-0242, x128 or at

The annual Horticulture/FFA Plant Sale takes place from 8:00 a.m. to noon.  A variety of plants will be for sale.  For more information, contact Mr. Ed Carney, Horticulture instructor and FFA advisor, at 301-475-0242, x126 or at

The Ford Drive 4 UR School Event, which benefits the school’s SkillsUSA chapter, takes place from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  The chapter is in need of licensed and insured drivers who are 18 or older to test drive a Ford vehicle.  Ford makes a donation to the school’s SkillsUSA chapter for each drive.  The chapter’s goal is to get 300 people to test drive, the maximum allowed for this event, to help raise funds to send students to state and national competition.  The Forrest Center’s SkillsUSA chapter is among the most successful in the state and annually must fundraise over $25,000 to cover the cost of leadership training, chapter activities and regional, state & national competitions.  For more information, contact Mrs. Bonnie Skinner at 301-475-0242, x129 or at or contact Mr. Eric Millham at 301-475-0242, x143 or at   

News Feedback NOTE: Views expressed below do not reflect the views or opinions of, or the employees of

Send This Story to a Friend!

Back to Top

© 2005-2014 TheBayNet, Inc.