Connections is selling buy one-get one free McDonald's peelers for $10. Proceeds will be used for Math Counts and Battle of the Books. Peelers are available in the office.
Alaska Great Skate will host a home-school skate day from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday. Admission is $4.
The Boys and Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula's annual fine arts exhibit is coming up. Members of the Kenai, Nikiski and Soldotna clubs are eligible. For more information, call Kim Lee at 283-2682.
The Alaska SeaLife Center home-school day is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday for students in grades seven through 12. For more information, call Sandy at (907) 224-6306.
The deadline for sixth-grade entries in the Alaska Municipal League's "If I were mayor, I would ..." essay contest is Dec. 17. For more information, call 262-6315.
AXA Achievement Scholarship, in association with U.S. News and World Report, offers college scholarships of $10,000 and $25,000 for high school seniors. The deadline is Monday.
The Alaska Department of Fish and Game Sport Fish Division invites students in kindergarten through sixth grade to submit artwork for the covers of the Bristol Bay, Kodiak and Southcentral Alaska sportfishing regulation booklets. For more information, call Fritz Kraus at (907) 267-2265 or Tracy Smith at (907) 267-2896.
The U.S. Army is sponsoring a contest for students in grades six through nine. The registration deadline is Monday, and the project due date is Feb. 23.
The Connections office will be closed Dec. 22 through Jan. 4.
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