Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to announce a groundbreaking ceremony will be held for the soon-to-be reconstructed Eastern Elementary School on Thursday, June 1, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (1600 Eastern Ave.). The ceremony will take place before the demolition of the old building and construction of the new building begins, which is expected to take place between June and July.
The groundbreaking will be immediately followed by the Eastern Elementary School Memorabilia Sale, which will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the same location. Items for sale include lockers, desks, bulletin boards, pencil sharpeners, maps, piano, scoreboard, room signs, swings, gym equipment, and more. Each item will be individually priced and sold in “as is” condition. Cash or check only. Purchased items must be picked up at the time of sale. Items will not be held for future pick-up.