Littlebrook PTO Newsletter
Tue, Apr 24 11:13am
Littlebrook Elementary School
LITTLEBROOK'S INTERNATIONAL NIGHT - This Friday, April 27th, 6:30-8pm
Join us on Friday for a fun and informative evening celebrating our international community. There will be displays, activities, international cuisine, a scavenger hunt and live entertainment. Please bring an international food to share (drop dishes off to the APR on arrival. Please label with country and, if possible, allergens. Add your name if you would like your container returned - thank you!) Don't forget to get your costumes ready for the children's costume parade! Wear clothing from your favorite country, or dress as an international character or historical figure. The costume parade will begin the event, so please arrive on time to participate. If you'd like to volunteer, click here.  See you on Friday!
 
REGISTER FOR A PARTY OR TWO:
 
A10. A Vibrant Indian Soiree
Donated by the families of Simi & Shaan Rath, Devan Jayachandran and Jayen & Serena Shah
> Date:           Saturday, May 5th, 7:30-10pm
> Location:     Shah Residence, 119 Random Road
> Open to:      Adults  (Max:  40 adults)
> Donation:     $40 per adult
Join us for a Slice of India - a fun-filled evening full of color, music, food and cocktails.
 

A11. NEW!  Couch to 5K - Spring Season
Donated by the families of Roy & Sidney Bellace and Sophia & Tyler Cassese
> Date:           Six Weeks - Thursdays, 8:30am (5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/24, 5/31, 6/7)
> Location:     Littlebrook School - Main entrance (outside)
> Open to:      Adults  (Max:  20 adults)
> Donation:     $60 per adult
Enjoy watching the spring bloom while running outdoors! Littlebrook parents and run club coaches Dara Bellace and Allie Cassese are back by popular demand for another Couch to 5K season! This is a six-week program, meeting for about an hour 1-2 mornings a week. ALL ability levels are welcome! Dara and Allie will work with our Littlebrook group to ease even first-time runners into a healthy running regimen. The goal will be to run the HomeFront Rock & Roll 5K together, which will be held on Sunday, June 10th, 2018 in Princeton. Register here

 
NOMINATE SOMEONE FOR 2018-2019 PTO EXECUTIVE BOARD!
Get involved with the PTO Executive Board! We are always seeking new energy and ideas to continue enhancing our children's education and the Littlebrook experience! Stay tuned for other opportunities as well. Open positions include Co-President, Secretary, and Treasurer. You're welcome to nominate a friend or yourself. Just fill out this form and return to the main office by May 4. (Form is also available if you go to Konstella, More, Files & Links). The vote will be held in May.
 
 

GARDEN CLUB - Monday's 3-4pm
Join us in the garden to get your hands dirty and learn about all things gardening.  Meet at the back doors near the kindergarten play groud.  Parents and children welcome!  Email questions georgettestern@gmail.com

 

LB ART SHOW - SAVE THE DATE! - Thursday, May 10th, 7pm-8pm
Don't miss the 2018 Littlebrook Art Show!  Each Littlebrook student will have artwork displayed in the show.

WE NEED YOU, SCIENCE ENTHUSIASTS! - Friday, May 18th
We need more Science Enthusiasts for our 9th annual LB Science Expo, including scientists, biologists, mathematicians, engineers, physicians, astronomers, chemists, geneticists, 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 TODAY!


5th GRADE MIXER - Friday, May 4th, 6-8pm
RSVP to the John Witherspoon Middle School Mixer of Princeton public schools’ 5th graders! Come meet your peers from all four elementary schools for a free, fun filled evening of games and music. Principal Jason Burr and a school counselor will be there to welcome the 5th graders and answer questions.Register online here.
 
 

AROUND TOWN

 

WATERSHED TRAIL RUN & FESTIVAL - Sunday, May 20th
For information please click here!
 
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.