FOX FALL INTO READING FESTIVAL
Mark your calendars! For this fun fall event!
TWO WAYS TO HELP
Decorate a fake/plastic pumpkin as your favorite book or book character! Fun activity for kids and they will love to see them displayed in the library! Bring them to the PTA office or the front desk by Oct 19th.
Go to our signup genius for information on volunteer opportunities. http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0545afaf23a75-fall3
DRESS AS YOUR FAVORITE BOOK CHARACTER
Join Spirit Day and dress as your favorite book character!
Here is another way to join the fun and create your own book shirt! http://teachingmyfriends.blogspot.com/2012/03/book-talk-with-little-bit-of-pi-on-side.html
FOX GARDEN UPDATE
Mark your calendars for our School Garden Harvest Day, October 19th from 11:30-1:30pm.
Students will harvest all the remaining fruits and vegetables. They will be washed and available on the School Garden table at Fall Reading Festival (Oct 20th). Also, look for their works of garden art on display at the Fall Reading Festival!
Several parent volunteers will be needed at the harvest from 11:30-1:30pm on the 19th and for the garden table at Fall Reading Festival. Please contact PTA Garden Chair Lianne at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to volunteer.
PAYBACK BOOK FUNDRAISER - WOW, THANK YOU!!!
Thank you to all the students, parents and teachers for making this year's Payback fundraiser a huge success!
Congratulations on helping the us break our record by earning over $10,000!!
**If you did not purchase or sell a book, please return the sample book to the office as soon as possible.
FREE MOBILE APP: If you purchased a Payback book, remember to download the free Payback mobile app! You can access coupons without having your Payback book with you. There is an extra $10 off coupon for Chuck's Produce on the app so that's a total of 3 Chuck's coupons (2 in the actual book and 1 on the app) where you can save on your groceries!!
Get POPPIN' WITH BOXTOPS!
Contest Deadline is October 31st!
Keep those boxtops coming in! Send them to your child's teacher so they can be one of 2 classes that get rewarded for bringing in the most.
Our top K-2 and 3-5 classrooms will receive prizes, a Box Top trophy, and a class picture in the yearbook. The top 3 individual winners will receive regal gift cards.
**Remember to CLIP them, make sure they are not expired, and send them in baggies of 50 or glue them to your game board (one per square). Do not glue them or tape them on the back of your game board.
TROLLS ARE COMING TO DOROTHY FOX!
MOVIE NIGHT! SAVE THE DATE - December 8th, 6:00-8:00PM
For added fun...come dressed as a troll character, wear your troll shirt or just come in your favorite bright colored shirt! Free Admission. More details to come!
PICTURE RE-TAKES - **UPDATED to Nov 1st
Re-takes have been rescheduled from October 19th to November 1st.
October 23rd - 27th
Early release Monday - Friday for parent teacher conferences. 1:10 dismissal each day.
STAFF APPRECIATION DINNER
Let's show our Staff how much we appreciate them with a Staff Appreciation Dinner during Conference week on Thursday October 26TH.
We need volunteers to bring soups, chilis, salads, breads/rolls and desserts. Please bring your food to the library by 3:30 pm on October 26th and pickup your crock-pots/containers at 5:30. Please remember to label your dishes and serving utensils.
Thank you for supporting our Staff. FOX ROCKS!!
PLEASE SIGN UP ON OUR SIGNUP GENIUS
THANK YOU FOR HELPING MAKE THE BOOK FAIR A SUCCESS!
The book fair was a great start to the year!! We earned just over $3,900 in scholastic dollars! Thank you!
STAY IN THE LOOP!
Visit our Calendar for more important dates and visit our website for more information! www.dorothyfoxpta.com
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SPRINKLE KINDNESS WHEREVER YOU GO
YOU SHOP, FOX EARNS DONATIONS at NO EXTRA COST TO YOU!
WOW!! Fox has already earned $177.82 from Amazon Smile and Fred Meyer! Thank you to everyone who is already signed up for this free program! Signing up is simple, just add Dorothy Fox PTA to your existing Amazon account and your existing Fred Meyer Rewards card! See detailed instructions above.