Thursday, May 29, 2014

Summer Session News

Dear Parents,

We are excited to have your child/children in our first ever Summer Preschool Program!  Our class will be called “The Summer Explorers” and will meet on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am until 11:30 am.  The first class will begin on June 10 and the last class will be held on July 17.  There will be no class on July 3.

Here are a few things you need to know to help us get off to a great start:

  1. The entrance to Preschool is at the far east end of the church building (you will see our sign and The Little Free Lending Library is a landmark to watch for.  Preschool classroom doors will be opened at 8:55 and children should be picked up outside the classroom at 11:30.
  1. Please send only one time  1 -  2 quart or larger bottle of 100% fruit juice and 1 -  
     box/bag of a snack that will serve 22 children.  Apple juice is always a hit and we
     suggest ritz or saltine type crackers, animal cookies, vanilla wafers, goldfish type 
     crackers or graham crackers.  Please let us know if your child has any food allergies.

  1. Please apply sunscreen to your child each time before they come to school.  We will be spending a lot of time outside.

  1. Children should be  dressed in appropriate clothing and shoes for garden work and     
     outside play. (Tennis shoes)

  1. Each day please have your child bring a backpack marked with their name to school.

  1. These are the themes we will be exploring each week:
      June 10th - Gardening
      June 17th - Camping
      June 24th - Bugs,Insects and Other Garden Critters
      July 1st - Celebrate the USA
      July 8th - Water, Water Everywhere
      July 15th - Summer Sports

  1. For questions:
     Preschool Phone - 651-633-0158
     Pam Carlson, Director, Home Phone - 651-439-3490
     Liz Forestell Home Phone - 651-482-8334   Email:
     Shelly Wehr Home Phone - 612-788-0177
     Pam Stavem Home Phone - 763-786-7750

We are looking forward to having an amazing time with your child this summer!