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with the instructors of the Branch Normal School in giving a course of public lectures during the winter months.
These lectures will be on various scientific, literary, and philosophical subjects of popular interest, the aim being to give the citizens generally some of the educational advantages of the Normal School. Lectures illustrated with stereopticon views will be given frequently.
An effort has always been made by the teachers to direct the amusements of the students. Now that a large hall, well-floored and well-furnished, is provided in the new Science building, the school is prepared to give proper recreation, in the way of dancing, concerts, and other social pastimes, under the supervision of the teachers.
No tuition is charged in either the preparatory course or the regular normal course, but an annual registration fee of $5.00 is required.
Teachers wishing to enter after the close of the public schools may do so any time after April ist by paying a registration fee of $2.50.
The privileges of the library and museum are free. In the laboratories, workshops, cooking rooms, and in typewriting, students are charged an incidental fee to cover the cost of material used by them in their exercises.
All students are held responsible for any injury done by them to the Normal School property.
Students can obtain board at from $2.50 to.$3.50 per week.