December 5, 2022

Fiction Book Club, Monday December 5, 7 p.m.
Join us for our in-person Parent Fiction Book group. We will be reading “Guest List” by Lucy Foley. We would love to see you all. This is a wonderful way to catch up with old friends and make new ones all while discussing a wonderful book with insights from our History Department Chair Rebecca Van Horn. We will be meeting at the MBS Anderson Library at 7 p.m. Please RSVP to or

MCC Welcome Committee Meeting — Tuesday, December 6, 7 p.m.
The MultiCultural Collaborative (MCC) fosters equity, promotes and sustains an atmosphere conducive to educational, cultural, social, professional growth, and success in the MBS community. 

The MCC Welcome Committee invites you to join our monthly Zoom meeting every first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. to plan and host activities to support the Morristown Beard administration during the recruitment, enrollment, and orientation of new families to the Morristown Beard community.

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MCC Service Committee Meeting — Tuesday, December 6, 8 p.m.
The MultiCultural Collaborative Community Service Committee meets by Zoom every first Tuesday of the month at 8 p.m. to support the School's community service programs. It serves as a liaison to Morristown Beard School's Community Service Committee.

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MCC Programs & Activities Committee Meeting — Wednesday, December 7, 8 p.m.
The MCC Programs & Activities Committee meets via Zoom the first Wednesday of every month at 8 p.m. to organize parent/family activities, trips, and programs to increase cultural competency and opportunities to socialize with the MBS student body and other independent schools. 

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Global Studies Vendor Day — Thursday, December 8, 8:45 – 10:30 a.m.
Join us in the Boardroom in the Dining Hall for Global Studies Vendor Day. Refreshments at 8:30 a.m. followed by the program at 8:45 a.m.  Learn about travel programs offered by a select group of vendors offering programs for Middle and Upper School students.

11th Grade Parent Social, Saturday December 10, 6-10 p.m.
7 Pond Hill Rd, Boonton Township
RSVP to or Kristin at

Hiking Club — Thursday, December 15
Please join your fellow MBS hikers for our final trek of 2022 at lovely Natirar Park - 2 Main Street in Peapack. Let’s burn some pre-holiday calories together! Further updates ahead, please stay tuned! Questions? Contact club leader Ken Sperling at (973) 476-0031.

PA Gala Celebration Help Needed
The MBS PA is currently planning their February 2023 Auction and in-person Gala Celebration, "Crimson Crush"!  We are looking for a tech-savvy volunteer to assist with the electronic invitation and website. Also, we are looking for a volunteer to obtain a raffle license from the Florham Park Town Hall - perhaps a Florham Park resident. For more information, please contact

PA Upcoming Dates
December 5 — Fiction Book Club
December 6 — MCC Welcome and Community Service meetings
December 7 — MCC Programs & Activities Meeting
December 8 — Global Studies Vendor Day
December 10 — 11th Grade Parent Social
December 15 — PA Hiking Club