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May 2, 2020 | 10:00-4:00 p.m.
2020 Spring Gala 
The in-person gala has been canceled and we are moving to a virtual event.
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Mrs. Goddard's school was in high repute—and very deservedly; for Highbury was reckoned a particularly healthy spot: she had an ample house and garden, gave the children plenty of wholesome food, let them run about a great deal in the summer, and in winter dressed their chilblains with her own hands. It was no wonder that a train of twenty young couple now walked after her to church.

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