The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 15, 1968 · Page 59
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 59

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1 PAGE 2 :.f7 , Stuart Club ieus - . ' " A ED Q tin q.q me. 1 j ' mm. WALKING THE PLANK St. Lu- ing as part of a new program. Coor- iie first graders are having their dinating the county-wide project is motor perception tested, right Mrs. Jan Wood, seen leading the along with their reading and w rit- youngsters along a six-foot plank. First Graders Learning Perceptual Motor Skills ) FOR THE BAZAAR Mrs. Jim lub of the North Palm Beaches Davidson models an apron that will uuzaar, which will be held Nov. 20 be on sale at the Junior Woman's .1 the Palm Beach Mall. l-'ORT IMKKCK-IVrccptu-.il motor skills. Sounds like something to be Iciincd in ;i hiyh school shop coursr not a firs! grade cl.issioom doi'sn'l it? Hut perceptual motor skills are l)ein taught in St. Lucie Countv Schools to 1,11TB tirst m ailers who think it's tun and names to balance on a board, or try to slav upright on a revolving board, or to draw great sweeping circles on the blackboard. According to Mrs. Jan Wood, the personable young teacher who has the mammoth job of discovering which tirst graders are having problems with muscle coordination and which are not, the program is a "preventive" one. liv discovering why a child can't take an active part in normal classroom activities, the teachers hope to head off the frustrations and inability that lead to poor grades and lack of interest in learning. The program, a new one this vear in the local school system, is financed by the federal government and is part of the OLD FASHIONED SPARE RIBS PIT BARBEQUE PORK Or BEEF 53 FRESH FU. LOBSTER FRIED JUMBO SHRIMP SCAUOPS AND .. DFVUFD CRABS ROAST PRIME RIBS OF BEEF SOUTHERN FRIED or BBQ CHICKEN DELMONICO STEAKS $3.75 FILET MIGNON S2.95 Auxiliary Plans Gift Of $6,000 By EMILY LECHER STUART At its November meeting the Martin Memorial Hospital Auxiliary voted to contribute $6,000 to the hospital for needed equipment. Some of the equipment to be purchased is a ventilator, a Polaroid, a microscope, a circo-lectric bed and a rotating tourniquet. This will be the 1968-69 project. The auxiliary also reported that there are now 171 active members and 89 associate members in the organization. During the month of October, 100 volunteers contributed 1,428 hours of service to the hospital. Mrs. William Ong and Mrs. Walter Bauman will represent the auxiliary at the State Hospital Auxiliary meeting in Jacksonville on Dec. 4-6. A reorientation program for all members who work at the emergency desk will oe held Nov. 21 at 10 a.m. in the hospital conference room. The auxiliary gift shop located in the hospital lobby is now open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. dailv. 69 Pints Donated More than 69 pints of blood were donated at the election day blood drive, the Martin County Blood Bank reports. Refreshments were donated by local businesses and organizations and served by Mrs. Toni Henry and Mrs. Shirley Granfield. Martin Memorial Hospital provided beds and linens, and transported donors to the Woman's Club building where the drive was held. Mrs. Martha Spinney assisted the technicians from the Palm Beach Blood Bank who conducted the drive. Rummage Sale Planned The Business and Professional Women's Club of Stuart will hold a rummage sale Nov. 14-16 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the old National Bank building on Haney Circle. Members will be at the building on Nov. 1.1 after 1 p.m. to receive merchandise for the sale. Family Day Scheduled The Martin County Chapter of the American Cancer Society is giving advance notice of a family day to be held Dec. 8 at the Matheson Ranch on Murphy Road. Activities planned for the big day include a beef and pig barbecue, horse races, pony rides, square dancing and an auction. No age group has been neglected. Information on ticket sales will be announced at a later date. Leadership Contest Set The beginning of the 1968-69 youth leadership contest has been announced by William Watts, youth activities chairman for Stuart-Jensen Elk Lodge 1870. Americanism, church work and leadership in other worthwhile activities will be considered. All senior high school students are eligible to participate. Those interested should contact Clifford Rollins, Marfin County High School principal, or the youth activities chairman. Savings bonds of $75 and $25 will be awarded to first and second-place winners in both boys' and girls' competition. The winners will then represent the Elks Lodge in the state and national contests. Judges for the awards are Guy Cromwell, Martin Memorial Hospital administrator, Jack T. Williams, president of the Bank of Stuart, and Don Wallen, vice principal of Stuart Junior High School. Card Parly Planned The 42nd district Nurses' Association will hold a dessert card party Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Tierra Verde Condominium auditorium from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. There will be a section of duplicate bridge directed by Jay Mans Donations will be two dollars and will go to the scholarship fund. The Nurses' Association from this district gives a scholarship each year for nursing education and training which continues as long as the student is in school. Rusty Spurs Show The Rusty Spurs Riding Club will have its next show Nov. 24 at the Martin County Fairgrounds starting at 2 p.m. Announcer will be Dr. R. M. Kuhn. Pole bending will be the last event of the day. mm 1TI5.9 pm. curriculum directed by the Reading Center. The program was offered in Palm Beach County last year and the Kort Pierce program was guided along the same lines that proved successful there. By building up the sensory motor skills, the more complex activities of reading, writing or arithmetic won't be as difficult. Research, according to Mrs. Wood, has shown that motor or muscular coordination has much to do with the way a child will progress in school. For some children to achieve, they must be first t.iught how to learn ind that is where Mrs. Wood and her balancing boards and other paraphernalia come in. Watching the playgrounds crawling with agile youngsters ,heso fall davs, it is hard to imagine any boy or girl not able to sucsslullv make his wav down a six-foot length of board, or able to keep his balance without awkward posturing of his hands, or having a difficult time tracing a big "lazy 8" on a blackboard. But plenty of these same children, whose weaknesses are not noticeable to the casual observer, find themselves struggling to master reading and writing with muscles that don't read properly. Walls Home Dedicated LOS ANGKLES UPi -What barkers call the first home built under u new federal home -ownership program has been erected in Watts in hours. The Rev. George Scott Jr. of the sponsoring Community Pride Inc. dedicated the modern, three-bedroom prefabricated house Tuesday, saying, "Three years ago, Watts burned itself into history with a rampage that endured for hours. Now, that time period is being used as both a recognition and a hopeful talisman of better times to come in the south central I.os Angeles area." Nearly three dozen died in the 1Mb.") rioting in the predominantly Negro area. The home came complete with carpeting, appliances, carport and grass and trees for the lronl and back yard. Under the lHttj tedcral Housing and Urban Development Act the home and property can be bought for $1.",ih) with no money down, a! 1 per cent interest. OPEN DAILY 11-2 P.M. SERVING MEALS OR SANDWICHES INVENTORY CLEARANCE SALE 25 OFF ON ALL . . . 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