Registration is now open for children who wish to participate in the annual NYSSMA Festival and are residents of the North Babylon School District. This year’s festival will be held on May 4 and 5, 2012 at Brentwood High School. For additional information, go to and click on the Cultural Arts Department, or call Dr. Kim Lowenborg-Coyne, District Director of Art and Music Programs, at 631-620-7043. Deadline for registration is March 5, 2012.