Mater Dei is a private, independent elementary school (K-8th Grade), founded in 1970 by a group of parents. Governed by a Board of Directors, the school provides Baltimore Catechism-based religious teaching of the Catholic Faith, in the context of a Classical Curriculum. Open house hours: Thursday, March 7, 6:00-8:00 p.m.; and Friday, March 8, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., by appointment. Located at 3695 Elm Street, Whitehall. (614) 231-1984 or www.materdeiacademy.org.