PARENT ADVOCATE CLUB (PAC)
Thank you to everyone that attended the first PAC meetings in September. Our PAC officer for the 2017-2018 school year is Kristina Menke. The Robin’s Nest PAC is open to all parents and members of PHUMC who wish to actively support our school. PAC meetings are generally the first Thursday and Friday of each month at 9:15 a.m. Come join a committee and make new friends. Siblings are welcome!
YANKEE CANDLE FUNDRAISER
Get your tax free orders in by October 6th! Online sales will continue until January 10th so you can download the app, register and send out invitations (tax applies to all online orders). It’s a great way to get some early holiday shopping done. Let’s make this the best fall fundraiser ever!
Operation Christmas Child is our fall mission. We will be packing shoeboxes! Every shoebox gift delivered by Operation Christmas Child is a tangible expression of God’s amazing love. Details will be sent home in backpacks and by email.
Collection Date: Month of Oct. Assembly Dates: Nov. 6th – 10th
PALM HARBOR FOOD FEST – SAVE THE DATE!
On Saturday, October 14th 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Palm Harbor United Methodist Church is having a FOOD FEST! This is going to be a FUN time! There will be lots of children’s activities, bounce houses, food trucks, live music, vendors and carnival games.
NOAH’S ARK PARADE
Calling all animals to the ark! The Robin’s Nest 3 and 4 year old’s have been practicing for this fun event! Parents are asked to bring in an animal costume in a labeled bag (no masks allowed; shoes are required) the day of your child’s event. Everyone is invited to come and watch the Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. in the sanctuary.
Two’s classes are invited to watch the parade with a parent.
- Thursday, Oct. 26th: rooms 108, 114, 116 · Friday, Oct. 27th: rooms 102, 104, 108, 110
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Mark your calendars! The annual Breakfast with Santa will be held on Saturday, December 9th at 9:00 a.m. Tickets will go on sale November 6th in The Robin’s Nest office. You don’t want to miss this wonderful event!
COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM
CONGRATULATIONS – We are happy to inform you that the following businesses and/or families have adopted a classroom:
The Brannon Family The Brightman Family
The Gonnelli Family Audrey and Marc Ford
The Rouse Family The Schmidt Family
The Hanff Family The Jordan Family (3)
The Knable Family The Strong Family
Wayne and Julia Sager The Fernandes-Miller Family
The Wortham Family Chicken Salad Chick/The Rohr Family
The Kratimenos Family Clay and Christie McDaniel
The Flynt Family Makenzie Attuso’s Grandma
The Jackson Family John and Jenny Goad
The Barlas Family The Christensen Family
The Morgan Family
A BIG thank you goes to all who have participated in the adoption program. Adoption forms are available in the office if you are interested.
DATES TO REMEMBER
Oct. 2 Fire truck visits rooms 112, 114, 108, 116
Oct. 3 Fire truck visits rooms 112, 108, 110, 102, 104
Oct. 6 PAC meeting 9:15 a.m. (Santa Shop Coordinators meeting)
Oct. 14 Palm Harbor Food Fest, 11:00 – 4:00
Oct. 16 Hurricane makeup day
Oct. 19 Conferences for the 2-day 2’s and 2-day 3’s classes
No School for 2-day 2’s and 2-day 3’s
Please note 5-day 3’s and 4’s (VPK) will have class!
Oct. 20 Conferences for the 3-day 2’s, 3-day 3’s, 5-day 3’s, and 4’s
NO SCHOOL for all children
Oct. 26 Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. – rooms 108, 114, 116
Oct. 27 Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. – rooms 102, 104, 108, 110
*two year old students may watch the parade with a parent
Oct. 30 Picture Day for 5-day 3’s, 3-day 3’s, Blake/Biewend
Oct. 31 Picture Day for 2-day 2’s, Hibbens/Dorsett, 2-day 3’s
Nov. 3 Picture Day for 3-day 2’s, Bombar/Brinton, Martz/Lilly
Nov. 4 Time change – set your clocks back 1 hour for Sunday!