Manor MS hosts Fun Fest April 26

    Manor Middle School will host its eighth annual Family Fun Fest from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the middle school at 2950 Charlestown Road.The event, which is open to the public, will feature a “bounce house,” talent show, crafts, face painting, engineering competitions, games and a dunk tank. In addition, local community groups and police and fire departments will participate, and refreshments will be available.

    The engineering competition, new this year, will include a race of CO2-powered cars for students in grades seven and eight and a problem-solving challenge for students in grades three to six and seven and eight. For more information on the competitions, contact Janice Adams at

The Fun Fest was started eight years ago as a way to introduce sixth-graders to the middle school and has been expanded over the years to include events for the entire community. It is run by Manor Middle School staff and students.

All proceeds will benefit the Penn Manor Family First Fund.