Open Enrollment Period for the 2014-2015 school year at Almond Acres Charter Academy will extend through March 15. Forms can be found on the AACA site, http://www.aacacademy.com . If there are more applicants than spaces available, a lottery will take place at the end of the period. The academy is hosting tours of the campus and classrooms at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 23; 9 a.m Jan. 29; and 9 a.m. Feb. 20. Visitors will have an opportunity to meet with Executive Director Bob Bourgault. For more information, go to the website or call 467-2095.
Mission San Antonio de Padua will host its annual Cutting of the Roses and Spaghetti Dinner from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 26.
Donations are $10 per person to help complete the structures earthquake retrofit.
To place advance orders, call the Gift Shop at 831-385-4478. Consider purchasing a meal for a soldier . The mission is at Fort Hunter Liggett.
Be sure to carry current identification, registration and insurance documents. Its website is http://www.missionsanantonio.net.
Lynne Schmitz column is special to The Tribune. Her column appears here weekly. Reach her at Lynne _Schmitz@yahoo.com or at 467-3565.