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Screenagers and Screenagers, Next Chapter
Do screens play a leading role in your everyday life? Do you ever question the influence social media plays in the development of your child? Or wonder what it truly means to grow up in the Digital Age?
If so, we’ve got 2 movies you won’t want to miss!
Join Friends of Mark Twain as we host TWO documentaries about screens and teens. For $10, you’ll get links to the award-winning SCREENAGERS: Growing Up the Digital Age as well as SCREENAGERS, NEXT CHAPTER: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience. Register now, and you’ll have a whole month to watch them on your own time beginning Friday, March 12, 2021.
*Each registration allows you the opportunity to watch each movie TWICE up through April 13, 2021.
Click below to watch the movie trailers and REGISTER for $10 Double-Feature:
We want to give all interested families in our community the chance to watch these films. If finances are a concern, please reach out to email@example.com for access to complementary links.
Grab some popcorn, your tweens/teens and the couch to unpack the valuable lessons in these films. And don’t forget the feel-goods that come with knowing you’ve helped to raise money for Mark Twain Middle School!
Mark Twain Spelling Bee
Congratulations to our Spelling Bee Finalists! We are so proud of you!
The 10 finalists were:
Corey Zhu - 3rd place
Theodore Romero-2nd place
Theodore Kinsella -1st place
Theodore Kinsella is representing Mark Twain in the LA Regional Bee!
Announcing Mark Twain’s First Annual Auction!
This event will go LIVE on April 3rd!
Our 1st Annual Auction will happen this spring. We invite you to participate in this exciting event and are looking for sponsors, volunteers, and auction items, such as goods, gift cards, services, events, tickets to shows, airfare, amusement parks, hotels, weekend getaways, summer camps, and more! Please visit www.fomtms.org or email Jasmine Jaffe for more details and to receive a copy of the donor letter. FOMT is a 501(c)(3) and donations are tax exempt. Click for the donation form and information letter.
SAVE THE DATES
March 12th – Screenagers and Next Chapter Begins (online viewing)
March 15th - Washington DC Trip Meeting
March 22nd - Dine out at NUEVA
April 3rd our Online Auction will kick off!
April 8th – FOMT Booster Meeting at 6pm
May 3rd - Teacher Appreciation Week Begins!!
May 3rd -7th - Spring Virtual Book Fair
May 5th – Cinco De Mayo Event
June 4th - End of Year Bingo Night
Culmination Pick Up: Week of June 1st and June 7th
Culmination: June 10, 2021 at 10am
Please check the school website marktwainms.net for updates.
Thanks to Halton Pardee for their generous support!
Come check out FOMT’s inaugural banner on Walgrove Ave.
(If your business is interested in donating to FOMT and receiving a “thank you” banner, please click on the SPONSORSHIP tab above.)
Thanks to Burns and Davis for their generous support!
FOMT Site Shortcuts
Please consider donating $5 to $1500 or anything in between. All donations are tax deductible and donating is easy
Ralphs Community Rewards
Please take a moment to designate FOMT as your charity of choice at Ralphs. A percentage of all of your purchases will go to FOMT.