Littlebrook PTO Newsletter
Tue, Mar 6 11:13am
Littlebrook Elementary School
 
REGISTER NOW FOR THESE UPCOMING PARTIES:
 
C13. Littlebrook Bounce Party
Donated by the families of Eleanor Adams and Ewan Dunn
> Date: Thursday, March 15th, 3-5pm
> Location:  BounceU of West Windsor, 410 Princeton-Hightstown Road, West Windsor
> Open to:  Grades K-5 (Max:  50 children)
> Donation:  $15 per child
Burn off some of that early dismissal afternoon energy, whatever the weather may bring! We have the whole center to ourselves!!! Come bounce, run, and slide with your Littlebrook friends in a giant stadium filled with inflatables. Includes bounce, snack and drink. Depending on registration, we will aim to have younger and older children starting in separate rooms, then switching rooms as BounceU does for its parties.
 
 
C14. St. Patrick's Day Family Game Night
Donated by the family of Adeline Cole
> Date: Saturday, March 17th 6:30-9pm
> Location: Adeline's Home, 244 Dodds Lane
> Open to:  Grades K-2 (Max:  20 adult/child teams)
> Donation: $25 per adult/child team of two
Channel your inner-Irish luck and compete in the Family Game Night! Get to know other Littlebrook K-2 families while playing board games like Trouble, Charades, Yahtzee, etc. Appetizers and (kids and adult) beverages included.
 
 
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE - Tuesday, March 13th
Thanks to the generous support of Heartland Payment System, the Princeton School Gardens Cooperative is again bringing their successful “Garden State on Your Plate” program to Littlebrook during the 2017-2018 school year. “Garden State on Your Plate” brings local farmers  to lead school-wide produce tastings. We need one more lunchtime volunteer to help the chefs prepare tasting samples of arugula and set up tasting exercises. Sign up here!
 
ART ROOM VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
If you love art and you would like to come in to the art room twice a month (or weekly) for one hour to assist with mounting student artwork (in preparation for the much anticipated art show in May) please contact Mrs. Dell at colleendell@princetonk12.org.
  
CALLING ALL SCIENCE ENTHUSIASTS!
This year, the 9th annual LB Science Expo will be held on Friday May 18. That means we need LOTS OF scientists, biologists, mathematicians, engineers, physicians, astronomers, chemists, geneticists, and more, as well as those who have a scientific hobby or passion to contribute! Share an activity and your knowledge and enthusiasm about math or science with our students! To find out more and register as a facilitator, please visit the PTO's Science Expo webpage
 
PTO FUND ON NOW!
Thank you for everyone who already contributed to the 2017-2018 PTO Fund!  We made great progress toward our goal, which will go toward funding programs for your children, such as residencies, assemblies, and field trips.  To contribute online, please follow this link to the PTO website, and to the PayPal icon in the upper right hand corner of the page. 

  

AROUND TOWN

 

PRINCETON 5K - Sunday, March 25, 8:30 a.m.
Come out and support the Princeton High School Cross Country and Track & Field programs at the 8th Annual Princeton 5K, scheduled for Sunday, March 25, 8:30 am.  Presented by Pacers Princeton Running, this fast, flat USATF-sanctioned course weaves through the Princeton community.  Registration is $35; $25 for PHS athletes.  Register at http://www.princeton5k.com.

LEARN TO ROW (FOR ADULTS) - LITTLEBROOK TEAM FORMING!
Have you ever wanted to learn to row? The Princeton National Rowing Association is running and Adult Summer Rowing League geared toward brand new rowers as well as people who rowed a million years ago and wanted to get back in a boat.  Let's put a Littlebrook team together - parents, teachers, administrators - and have some summer fun! The team will meet once per week in the evening during the summer at Caspersen Rowing Center on Mercer Lake in West Windsor.  Please contact Littlebrook parent Hilary Gehman for more information at hgehman@rowpnra.org 
 

DON'T FORGET! 

Go to konstella.com/amazon when shopping on Amazon!
 
Drop off Box Tops and McCaffrey receipts in the office. 
 
Purchase Mabel's Labels through our campaign page and the PTO fund will receive 30% commission! Select our school name from the "select your organization" dropdown menu.