Sunday, March 24, 2013
The group of teachers and administrators won the overall award as well as a People's Choice award with their performance of 'The Devil Went Down to Georgia.'
Spring-Ford SNAP put on a fantastic show on Saturday with its third annual Dancing with the Stars presentation. This year, SNAP did two shows, and both shows were packed with hundreds of fans. The 5-6-7 Burning Temptations took home the Mirror Ball Trophy overall prize as well as winning the People's Choice Award during the afternoon show. The People's Choice Award for the 7:30 p.m. show went to the Spring-Ford Moms. The Judges' Choice Award for the highest point total went to The Sizzling Senora and the Fiery Frenchie during the afternoon show and to Teachers with 'Tude at the evening show. Enjoy our gallery of photos from the afternoon show!
Friday, March 1, 2013
We're got two more featured teams today.
We're almost done profiling our SNAP Dancing with the Stars teams! Two more teams today, and then the last two will be featured as soon as Patch can obtain photos of them. Today we have the Lunch Ladies of Spring-Ford and the Mullet Maniacs! The Lunch Ladies are, as their name implies, cafeteria staff from the Spring-Ford Area School District. They'll be dancing to "Eat It", choreographed by Jane Baron. They're sponsored by K-Dog Fitness. The Mullet Maniacs are made up of several area businesspeople. They'll be dancing to an 80s mix, choreographed by Tija Ore. They're sponsored by Sweet Ashley's Chocolate. We have two more teams to feature, and you can still go to SNAP's website to vote! See our previous profiles here: Part 1, Part 2, …
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
We are highlighting all the volunteers that are taking part in SNAP's annual contest.
The next two teams from the SNAP "Dancing with the Stars" contest are the 5/6/7 Burning Sensations and the Senior High Hot Mixers. The Burning Sensations are all staff members from the 5th and 6th Grade Center and the 7th Grade Center. They'll be performing to "Devil Went Down to Georgia", choreographed by Trish Smith. They are sponsored by Neighborly Home Care. The Senior High Hot Mixers, all teachers from the Senior High School, are choreographed by Kara Bason and will be dancing to a mix of songs from the 70s, 80s and 90s. They are sponsored by Hand & Stone Massage. ______ Spring-Ford SNAP (Students Need an Alternate Party) is getting ready to host its annual "Dancing with the Stars" contest in a few weeks. The contest will be at the …
Saturday, February 23, 2013
SNAP's prom dress boutique brought out moms (and dads!) and daughters looking for that perfect dress.
Quite a few shoppers were browsing the racks on Saturday afternoon during SNAP's (Students Need an Alternate Party) Prom Dress Boutique. Dresses of all colors and sizes were available for just $20 each. All the dresses are like new and have been donated to SNAP. "We're still getting new dresses," said SNAP chairperson Lori Blackburn. "There will still be a lot here for the next sale day." This was the third weekend for the dress sale. There's one more day, March 16, where students can come and shop to their heart's content. The boutique will be at Spring-Ford High School on the 16th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. Students from any district are welcome. When you fill out a registration slip at the event, you'll be entered to win a makeup session…
Friday, February 22, 2013
Patch previews the popular fundraiser/contest's dance teams!
Meet two of the teams vying for the mirror-ball trophy during Spring-Ford SNAP's annual "Dancing with the Stars" contest! Our first two teams are the Royersford Rockettes and the Spring-Ford Music Association Show Stoppers. The Rockettes are sponsored by Phamous Phil's BBQ. They'll be dancing to "Set Fire to the Rain" and choreographed by Kelly Stento. The Show Stoppers will be dancing to "Copacabana", choreographed by Melissa Martin. Spring-Ford SNAP (Students Need an Alternate Party) is getting ready to host its annual "Dancing with the Stars" contest in a few weeks. The contest will be at the high school on March 23 at 4 and 7 p.m. Voting is already open on the SNAP website. A donation gets you a vote for your favorite team—one vote …
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The organization is planning several events to fundraise for the annual event.
Spring-Ford's SNAP organization is in full swing for prom season and is planning several events that will raise funds for the annual after-prom event. This year's theme is "Back to the Future: 100 Years of Pop Culture". The party is free for juniors and seniors and runs from 11:00pm to 5:00am after the prom on April 27. Saturday, February 23 and Saturday March 16 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm are the last two dates for the Prom Dress Boutique at Spring-Ford High School. Gently-used prom dresses are available for $20 each. The annual Dodgeball Tournament is on March 8, 2013. The tournament will be in the high school gym and will start at 6:30pm. SNAP's "Dancing with the Stars" is on March 23 at 4:30pm and 7:00pm. Twelve teams will compete. …