Duffy eBlast 10.06.2019
Sun, Oct 6 1:18pm



New!  Yom Kippur - October 9th
No school Wednesday
Duffy Bingo Night - October 10th @ 6:00 pm
Join the PTO in the Cafeteria for games, fun and snack. We will be collecting non-perishable items for the West Hartford Food Pantry. They are in need of cereal, canned fruit, soup, spaghetti, baked beans, rice and mac & cheese. View flyer here.
New!  Duffy Farmers Market & Garden Club Activity - October 17th @ 3:20 pm
Please join us on the front lawn following dismissal for this fun event! Fresh produce will be available as well as pumpkin decorating! See details here.


View all activities on the Duffy Master Calendar.

New!  Pie and Cookie Fundraiser - October 7th to October 21st

The PTO is sponsoring a Lyman Orchard Pie/Otis Spunkmeyer Cookie fundraiser with ALL proceeds supporting the continued project to diversify Duffy's books.  Our goal is to raise $5000 for our students!  Just in time for Thanksgiving, orders will be available for pick-up the afternoon of Wednesday, November 20th.  All items MUST be picked up during this time.


Click here to sign up and send out to family & friends! Order forms will also be coming home with your child this week, so be on the look out.  Email Molly Towne or Meghan Rich with questions.


New!  Don't have time to sell Pies and Cookies?

If you can't participate in the fundraiser, please consider making a donation to the PTO. Donations can be made in two ways:

  • Credit card: credit card donations to the Pie/Cookie Fundraiser Donation fundraiser can be made in Konstella here.
  • Check: checks payable to Duffy PTO can be placed in your child's folder or dropped off in the main office (submit in an envelope labeled PTO Fundraiser Donation)

 Thank you for your support!


Girls Who Code

The club is a FREE after-school program for third and fourth grade girls to join a group of supportive peers and role models and use computer science to change the world. Check
out https://girlswhocode.com/ for information. Click here for the signup form. Deadline to register is October 11th. 



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Please send announcements you wish to have included in the weekly eBlast by Friday 3:00 pm to  Erin Gadarowski and Amy Janangelo . Thank you.