Week 22: March 11th-15th
Fri, Mar 8 2:41pm
Little Wonders - A Parent-Child Center

Week 22: March 11th - 15th

ON OUR CALENDARS

3/12 - Board Meeting

3/15 - Mon. AM PJ Night

3/19 - Optional Night Class: Sibling Relationships and Birth Order, 7:30-9:30pm

3/22 - Bacchus Wine Tasting & Auction Night

4/1- 4/12 Little Wonders CLOSED for SPRING BREAK

4/1- 4/30 Open Registration for Summer & Fall 2019

Ongoing until  4/30 - Spring Good Eggs Fundraiser

 

DISCUSSION CYCLE 11

AM Classes- Parenting In Public

PM Classes- Failure and Growth Mindset

Staff will post handouts on Konstella. Please do take a look.

 

BOARD MEETING - TUESDAY, MARCH 12

Eat, drink, and talk business! Official meeting generally runs 7pm-9:30pm. RSVP to President Shannon Adams-Ferris directly: president@littlewonders.org.

 

FINAL OPTIONAL NIGHT CLASS - SIBLINGS AND BIRTH ORDER

Come enjoy a fun and informative session with Teacher Maggie on Siblings and Birth order.  This will be held on Tuesday March 19th from 7:30-9:30 in the LW classroom. Teacher Maggie will cover ideas for preparing for a coming baby, how to minimize sibling conflicts and the effect birth order may have on your family dynamics. Attending this class can count as make up for missing the All School Meeting. Please Respond to the Evite.

 

GOODEGGS FUNDRAISER - WEEKLY INCENTIVE

There is a new incentive for families to join each week! Join our fundraiser this week and win a free flower bouquet. The first 5 new families to join our fundraiser with our school code will win flowers. Good Eggs will contact the winners directly, and the flowers will arrive in your next Good Eggs delivery. See the bottom of these announcements for link and code to order groceries.

 

BACCHUS WINE TASTING AND AUCTION - TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE!

Friday, March 22, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Bacchus Wine & Spirits Shop (map)

ATTENTION GROWN-UPS! Grab a partner or a friend (or a bunch of friends!) and join us for some wine tasting at Bacchus Wine and Spirits Shop! Hors d'oeuvres and desserts will be served, and there will be both a silent and a live auction. $30/person will include food and one glass of champagne. (Additional drinks and bottles of wine available for purchase.) A few of the items to be auctioned off include (but are not limited to):

 

  • Mireille's Tahoe Cabin - 2 Nights
  • Story-time/Sitting with Mireille
  • Young Art - Paint Event good for 10 adults
  • Hamilton Tickets
  • Barre3 - Class Pack
  • Children's Theatre - 2 Tickets to any CMT Show
  • Scoops Pilates - 2 Classes
  • Happy Hallow - 4 Passes
  • Bacchus - Wine

 

Plus more art, dining, photography, athletics, and other goods and activities galore!

Register here: https://littlewondersorg.formstack.com/forms/2019_bacchus

 

SPRING KEEPSAKES ARE COMING!

We have some fun spring items that will make great Mother’s Day or Father’s Day gifts for those special people in your lives. The order form will be live sometime this week, but in the meantime please start thinking about your pre-order! Keepsakes will be made in class for PM and Evening families week of March 25th, and for AM families week of April 15th.  If you need an out of class appointment, please email Mireille at director@littlewonders.org.

 

FAMILY CONNECTIONS BOOK DRIVE

We are getting a jump start on the Spanish books for our book drive due to a special Scholastic is running now through March 31.  With a class order of $100 we can receive 5 free books. This is a great opportunity for parents to order some books in Spanish for the book bags we deliver to Family Connections.  1. go to scholasticbooks.com  2. Enter Class code GKC39 3. Shop By Collection CLUB LEO ESPAÑOL.  Pick a book or two! Deadline for orders is March 31.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA REQUEST

The social media team is working on a series of posts, ‘Parents of Little Wonders’ - similar to Humans of New York, for those familiar.  This social media campaign will help our community get to know each other better, in addition to showcasing to local families who are interested in joining LW what the program is all about.  We’re looking for parents who’d like to be interviewed and featured in the series. Please email Jessica Kane if you’re interested.

 

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

Kid (pulls up shirt, points at stomach): “Mama… it's my peh-nis!”

 

Have you heard something hilarious or poignant in class recently? Send your “quote of the week” to liaison@littlewonders.org.

 

         Questions? Visit www.littlewonders.org, or contact your class liaison via Konstella.

Website password: Wonder18

Tel: 650.348.0736

Blog: http://www.littlewonders.org/blog/

Upcoming Events: http://www.littlewonders.org/events

 

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Support Little Wonders while you shop!

Amazon Affiliate: Click here!

ShutterFly/TinyPrints Affiliate: http://littlewonders.shutterflystorefront.com/

Primary.com: www.primary.com/school/littlewonders, code LITTLEWONDERS

Scholastic Books: www.Scholastic.com/bookclubs, Activation code “GKC39”

GoodEggs: http://schools.goodeggs.com/ with code LITTLEWONDERS19