Duffy eBlast 10.17.2021
Sun, Oct 17 9:15am


New!  Farmers Market - October 22nd @ 3:20 pm

Popcorn, cider, pumpkins, and select produce will be available for cash purchase. Click here for further information and the link to buy delicious CSA shares ready for you right at Duffy pick-up. Please note: full or half shares are not available for purchase the day of the event. They must be pre-purchased  by tomorrow.  Email Faydra Siegrist or Marcia Lawlor with questions. 


School Picture Day - October 28th

Schedule those haircuts and pick out your sharpest duds: School Picture Day is on Thursday October 28th!


Please check the Duffy calendar for a complete list of activities.


Due Tomorrow!  Duffy Cookie/ Pie Fundraiser  

Thank you to those who have submitted orders so far. To those that haven't, please get all those last minute orders in by tomorrow! Click here to review the instructions and full details.  


Amazon Smile: Two easy steps and you're raising money for Duffy!

1. On Your Computer: Add Duffy to smile.amazon.com

2. Also, on Your Phone App: Tap "AmazonSmile" within the Settings menu in the Amazon Shopping app on your phone

New!  Back-To-School Celebration - October 24th @ 2:00 pm

Join fellow WHPS families of color in this affinity space to kick off the year! Click here for details and to register. Whether you want to help or want to learn or both, don't hesitate to reach out to one of our co-chairs, Tracy Wu FastenbergThao Hau or  join the Committee via Konstella.

New!  Volunteer Opportunities for the 2021-2022 School Year

We are excited to share that volunteer opportunities for the 21-22 school year have been added to a sign-up sheet in Konstella!

Check here for a list of openings, a description of each, and to see others interested in the same opportunities. Please note – if you submitted a volunteer form to us already, we have automatically added you into the sign up! Questions about volunteering?  Email Tiffany Dammarell and/or Shannon Pecorelli.



Let's hear it for all the ROOM PARENTS who are going to great lengths to make October special in our kids' classrooms! We're hearing about pumpkin painting, fall-themed stations, and craft-making galore. Duffy Room Parents and Classroom Volunteers: Our pumpkin-spiced thanks goes out to you all! Seasonal Celebrations wouldn't be the same without your efforts. 


One Year, One Time! If you want to submit a shout-out to someone making Duffy better, please email Sarah Dolan, PTO President.



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