Friday, November 9, 2012

Announcements: Week of November 9, 2012

- Parent-Child Classes
- Friday, November 9th

Parent-Child classes will resume on Friday, November 9th. There will not be a class tomorrow November, 10th due to the school flood. For more information please contact Karen Talluto at

For the new schedule, see the post. >>more

- Holy Mama/Holy Papa

- Wednesday, November 14th

Holy Mama & Papa has been rescheduled to begin on Wednesday, November 14th. For more information on joining this group that supports, honors and inspires the inner life of mothers and fathers, see the post. >>more

- Lantern Walk

- Tuesday, November 20th 4:30-5:30PM
- Tompkins Square Park (entrance at Avenue B and 7th Street)

We understand some of you may be traveling to begin your Thanksgiving break but hope you will be able to join us before you begin your journeys. We will celebrate our first festival of the school year. In consideration of space limitations and safety, we are able to extend this invitation to only the New Amsterdam Community this year. Join us in the Garden for this year's Lantern Walk. Check out the official invitation letter.  >> more

- All-School Parent Evening

- Monday, December 3rd 6:30-8:00PM

Our next all-school Parent Evening will be held on December 3rd, 2012. One family member is expected to attend.  We will start at 6:30 with a short discussion with our mentor teacher Louise deForest on first grade readiness and then move into our classrooms with your teachers. >> more

- Save the Date: Holiday Auction and Cocktail Reception

- December 5th 6:00-8:00PM

In celebration of our winter season and in support of our annual school year fundraising campaign, on December 5th we will launch our Holiday Auction with a cocktail reception at Von on 3 Bleecker street, from 6:00 to 8:00PM, For more information see the post. >> more

- Weekly Article: How Do I Find and Create Goodness for My Children?

Be sure to check out the Weekly Article by Susan Weber, published by Sophia’s Hearth Family Center. >>more