Easy ways to help out the PTA!

  • Purchase items with the Box Tops for Education logo then clip and send them to school to be collected.  The classroom that submits the most Box Tops each month will celebrate with a popcorn party and an overall winner will get a class pizza party at the end of the school year!
  • Sign up and shop at www.smile.amazon.com. You’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com,  with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchase to the Glen Haven PTA.
  • Sign up for eScrip at www.escrip.com earn special savings for you and money for the Glen Haven PTA.
  • Register your Giant card at https://giantfood.com/school-rewards/.  For each purchase that you make, Giant will donate to Glen Haven Elementary.

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of September 17

Announcements:

Student safety: As parents and caregivers, we often have questions about student safety.  You can find information about how Montgomery County Public Schools approaches student safety at https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/publicinfo/community/school-year-2018-2019/Ensuring-Student-Safety.html

Class Dojo:  Please make sure you set up a Class Dojo account for your child.  Your child’s teacher has the information regarding how to set this up or you can click on this link- https://classdojo.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/205417305-Create-a-Parent-Account#web. The school uses Class Dojo for most communications so it is very important for you to have access to your child’s account and check for announcements daily.

Fundraiser for childhood cancer: September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  Mrs. Pykosh’s School Energy and Recycling Team (SERT) is asking students and parents to collect your spare change and send it in for the Coins4Kids program (https://www.coins4kids) benefitting the Children’s Neuroblastoma Cancer Foundation (http://www.cncfhope.org/).

Giant A+ School Rewards programs has started! From September 7 to March 16, 2019, you can support Glen Haven Elementary School (up to two schools can be supported!):

o  Visit www.giantfood.com and click REGISTER at to create your new online account, or

  • Click on SIGN IN –> MANAGE MY ACCOUNT –> SAVINGS & REWARDS, to log on to your existing online account

o  Once you are logged in to your account, you can select a school for A+ Rewards.

o  You need your 12-digit GIANT CARD number found on the back of the card.  If you have a GIANT CARD but do not know your number, call the GIANT CARD HOTLINE at 1-877-366-2668 and select Option #1.  The representatives will be able to provide you your GIANT CARD number.

o  If you need a GIANT CARD, please visit your local store to obtain one or visit www.giantfood.com and click on I NEED A GIANT CARD.

 Other ways to help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

 
Like us on Facebook!  Glen Haven PTA @glenhavenpta (https://www.facebook.com/glenhavenpta/)

 

This Week:

  • 9/19 – No school for students and teachers
  • 9/21 – 2nd Cup of Coffee; Merienda; Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)

 

Community Events and News:

  • Saturday, September 22

14th Annual Museum Day. All ages (family-friendly event). Times and locations vary. The theme of this year’s Museum Day is “Women Making History,” honoring women in society who are trailblazers in the arts, sciences, innovation and culture, and emboldening others to be pioneers as well. Smithsonian Magazine spearheads this initiative in which participating museums across the United States open their doors for free to those who download a branded ticket. Details online. FREE Various locations, MD, VA and DC.

Check It Out: A Library + Art Pop-up Program. Kids 10 and under. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Check it out! Find our cart in the gallery and check out a kit to use inside the Museum. Kits include a children’s book, suggested artworks for viewing and hands-on materials. This program is a partnership between Smithsonian Libraries and the Hirshhorn. FREE Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC.

Family Saturdays. All ages (family-friendly event). 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. In recognition of Constitution Week, create an original mobile about the three branches of government. Meet in the entrance to Exhibition Hall. FREE Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC.

Montgomery County Education & Activities Fair. All ages (family-friendly event). 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring a picnic and a blanket or purchase lunch from our food trucks. SSFS is on a beautiful 140 acre campus. Enjoy the serenity whild you “digest” the best education and activity resources in the county. Indoors and outdoors, weather permitting. FREE Sandy Spring Friends School, Sandy Spring, MD.

 

  • Sunday, September 23

KIDfest: Find Your Spark!. All ages (family-friendly event). 12 to 5 p.m. KIDfest is part of KID Museum’s ongoing effort to expose children and adults alike to the power of hands-on maker learning and inspire the next generation of creative and confident innovators. Along with two stages of live musical performances and entertainment, the festival also features dynamic talks by local inventors, as well as exhibits and activities that include both fun, off-the-wall inventions and serious science innovations. FREE Silver Spring Civic Building, Silver Spring, MD.

ZooFiesta. All ages (family-friendly event). 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors can kick off the Smithsonian-wide Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at “ZooFiesta: Un dia de diversion animal para toda la familia!” There will be a variety of fun-filled family activities, including live music and educational activities about conservation in Central and South America. FREE National Zoo, Washington, DC.

Local Libraries (http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventcalendar) 

Silver Spring Library

Children’s Author Sue Fliess (Saturday September 22 at 11 am) 

American Sign Language Bilingual Storytime, Ages 2-5 ( Saturday September 29 11 am)

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Lego Weekend Play (Saturdays at 12:30 pm; Sundays at 1 pm)

English Conversation Club (Mondays at 11:30 am)

Baby Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am and 11:30 am) 

Preschool Story Time (Tuesdays 1:30 PM) 

Toddler Story Time (Wednesdays at 10:30 AM and 11:30 am)

Homework Help (Thursdays at 6 pm) 

 

Wheaton Library
Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (Thursdays 4 pm)

Pajama Storytime (Mondays 6:30 pm)

Toddler Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am)

Building Block Time (Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 am)

 

Kensington Park Library

English Conversation Club for Non-Native Speakers (Monday September 17 at 1 pm; Monday September 24 at 11:30 am)

Celebrating Classical Music (Saturday September 22 at 1:30 pm).  Musical sidewalk chalk art, Make Your Own Egg Shaker, and a concert by percussionist Luis Garay at 3 pm.

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Storytime for Babies (Wednesdays at 10:30 am)

Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers  (Wednesdays at 11:15 am)

 Pajama Storytime (Mondays at 7 pm)

 

Parent guides to the Elementary school curriculum:

https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum/elementary/guides.aspx

Montgomery Parks Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles. For more information, visit ActiveMONTGOMERY (https://apm.activecommunities.com/montgomerycounty).

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

 

A Look Ahead:

    • September 27 – English Class starts for parents (9 am – 11 am)
    • October 2 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 3 – Drama Club parent meeting (5:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
    • October 5 –  Early release day for all students
    • October 8 – Open House for parents and guardians
    • October  12 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • October 18 – Fall Academic Night (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 22 to 26 – Red Ribbon week
    • October 26 – Fall Fest 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
    • November – Military Family month!
    • November 6 –  General Election Day— School closed
    • November 7 – Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • November 8 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • November 9 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • November 12 – Parent conferences; Early release day for all students; Take-a-Flake begins
    • November 13 – Parent conferences; Early release day for all students
    • November 15 –  International Night (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • November 20 –  Report card distribution
    • November 21 – Early release day for all students
    • November 22 and 23 – Thanksgiving—Offices and schools closed
    • November 23 – Coat Drive begins
    • December 4 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • December 7 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • December 14 – Take-a-Flake gifts due
    • December 17-21 – PBIS Spirit Week!
    • December 20 – Winter Concert (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • December 21 – Winter Concert/Sing-A-Long (9:30 am – 10:30 am); Winter Wonderland class parties (2 pm – 3:15 pm)
    • December 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31 – Winter Break—No school for students and teachers2019
    • January 1 – New Year’s Day—Offices and schools closed
    • January 4 – First semester SSL hours due
    • January 8 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • January 18 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • January 21 – Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day—Offices and schools closed
    • January 25 – Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • January 28 – Professional day for teachers; Coat Drive ends
    • January 29- February 1 – The Great Kindness Challenge week
    • February 4-8 – School Counseling week
    • February 5 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • February 6 – Report cards distributed
    • February 8 – Drama Club Carnival (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • February 14 – Valentine’s Day parties (2:30 pm – 3:15 pm)
    • February 15 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • February 18 – Presidents’ Day—Offices and schools closed
    • March 1 – Military Caregiver month;  Early release day for all students
    • March 5 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • March 15 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • March 21 – Spring Academic Night/STEM Fair (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • April 1 – Military Child month
    • April 2 – Light It Up Blue (Autism Awareness Day); Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • April 3 –  Paraprofessional Appreciation Day; Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • April 8-12 – PBIS Spirit Week
    • April 10 – Drama Club parent meeting (7:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • April 12 – Career Day (9:15 am – 11:15 am) ; STEAM Day (1:15 pm – 3:15 pm)
    • April 16 – Report cards distributed
    • April 17, 18, 19, 22 – Spring Break—No school for students and teachers; offices closed April 19 and 22
    • April 24 – Secretaries’ Day
    • April 25 – Take Your Child to Work Day
    • April 26 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am); Volunteer Appreciation Brunch (10 am – 11 am)
    • May 1 – National Military Appreciation month begins; School Principal’s Day
    • May 6-10 – Children’s Mental Health Matters week; Teacher Appreciation week
    • May 7 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • May 8 – National School Nurse Day
    • May 16 – Spring Concert (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • May 24 – Drama Club performance (7 pm – 8:30 pm)
    • May 27 – Memorial Day—Offices and schools closed
    • May 31 – Drama Club performance (7 pm – 8:30 pm)
    • June 4 — Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • June 5 – Professional day for teachers
    • June 6 – Field Day grades K-2
    • June 7 – Field Day grades 3-5; second semester SSL hours due
    • June 10 – PreK/PEP Promotion/Celebration (9:30 am – 10:30 am)
    • June 11 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic (10 am – 11 am)
    • June 12 – Grades3-4 Awards/Picnic (9:30 am – 10:30 am); Grades 1-2 Awards (2 pm -3 pm); Grade 5 Promotion!
    • June 13 – Last day of school for students! Early release day for all students
    • June 14 – Professional day for teachers
    • June 24 – Report cards mailed

 

 

 

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of September 11

Announcements:
Back to School Nights are this week:
-Pre-K through 2nd Grade- Wednesday, September 12 (6:30 pm-8:00 p.m.)
-3rd through 5th grade- Thursday, September 13 (6:30 pm – 8:00 pm)

Class Dojo:  Please make sure you set up a Class Dojo account for your child.  Your child’s teacher has the information regarding how to set this up or you can click on this link- https://classdojo.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/205417305-Create-a-Parent-Account#web. The school uses Class Dojo for most communications so it is very important for you to have access to your child’s account and check for announcements daily.

Fundraiser for childhood cancer: September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  Mrs. Pykosh’s School Energy and Recycling Team is asking students and parents to collect your spare change and send it in for the Coins4Kids program (https://www.coins4kids) benefitting the Children’s Neuroblastoma Cancer Foundation (http://www.cncfhope.org/).

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

This Week:

  • 9/10 – No school for students and teachers
  • 9/12– Back to School night for grades Pre-K to 2nd
  • 9/13– Back to School night for grades 3 to 5
  • 9/19 – No school for students and teachers

 

Community Events and News:
Parent guides to the Elementary school curriculum: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum/elementary/guides.aspx

Montgomery Parks Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles. For more information, visit ActiveMONTGOMERY (https://apm.activecommunities.com/montgomerycounty).

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

   Local Libraries (http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventcalendar) 

Silver Spring Library

Ethiopia Day and Coffee Ceremony (Saturday September 15 at 11:30 AM)

Children’s Author Sue Fliess (Saturday September 22 at 11 am)

 American Sign Language Bilingual Storytime, Ages 2-5 ( Saturday September 29 11 am)

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Lego Weekend Play (Saturdays at 12:30 pm; Sundays at 1 pm)

English Conversation Club (Mondays at 11:30 am)

Baby Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am and 11:30 am)

Preschool Story Time (Tuesdays 1:30 PM)

Toddler Story Time (Wednesdays at 10:30 AM and 11:30 am)

Homework Help (Thursdays at 6 pm)

 

Wheaton Library
Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (Thursdays 4 pm)

Pajama Storytime (Mondays 6:30 pm)

Toddler Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am)

Building Block Time (Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 am)

 

Kensington Park Library

English Conversation Club for Non-Native Speakers (Monday September 17 at 1 pm; Monday September 24 at 11:30 am)

Celebrating Classical Music (Saturday September 22 at 1:30 pm).  Musical sidewalk chalk art, Make Your Own Egg Shaker, and a concert by percussionist Luis Garay at 3 pm.

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Storytime for Babies (Wednesdays at 10:30 am)

Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers  (Wednesdays at 11:15 am)

Pajama Storytime (Mondays at 7 pm)

 A Look Ahead:

    • September 21 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • September 27 – English Class starts for parents (9 am – 11 am)
    • October 2 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 3 – Drama Club parent meeting (5:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
    • October 5 –  Early release day for all students
    • October 8 – Open House for parents and guardians
    • October  12 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • October 18 – Fall Academic Night (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 22 to 26 – Red Ribbon week
    • October 26 – Fall Fest 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of September 4

Announcements:
First Day of School- School begins on Tuesday, September 4, 2018!

 School Hours are 9:00 am – 3:25 pm (doors open at 8:40).  Please be mindful that instruction for students begins at 9 am.  Because we want to assure that students have the entire school day to use for lessons and school work, parents who need to be in the building at or after 9 am will need a guest sticker.

First Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting: Please join us Thursday September 6 for our first Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting of the year! FREE pizza will be served at 6:30pm.  The meeting will begin at 7:00pm.  Alphabest will provide free childcare for school age children. Spanish translation available.

–         For your future planning: Parent Information Sessions/PTA Meetings convene on the first Tuesday of the month, unless otherwise noted.

–         Save the dates! Oct 2, Nov 8 (Thurs), Dec 4, (no mtg in Jan), Feb 5, Mar 5, Apr 2, May 7, Jun 4

–         Schedule each month: 6:30-7pm free pizza, socializing. 7-8pm meeting; free child care provided for school-age children. Spanish translation available.

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

Meet the new PTA Leadership for 2018-2019!

Glen Haven PTA

Leadership Team – 2018-19

 
   
Position Serving
Executive Committee  
President Scott MacRae
Vice President Jessica Sniffin
Vice President – Communications Katie Campana-Scherer
Treasurer Ruby Yip
Secretary Lois Jackson
Delegate Sherrita Wilkins
Committee/Task Leads  
Membership Daniel Esparza & Kate O’Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Raghad Alkhafaji, Lakisha Morris, & Laura Ortiz
Translation Darlene Aguilar
Room Parents Ruby Lopez Harper & Amy Richardson
After School Activities Rebecca Willis
Fundraising and Community Events Natasha Sturdivant, Laura Ortiz, & Catherine Beaudette
Fundr. and Community Events activities:  
Book Fairs Suzanne Feinspan & Roxana Finkelburg
Movie Nights Heather Ginn & Daniel Esparza
Spirit Wear Gayle Hope
Dine Out Nights Daniel Esparza
2nd Cup of Coffee Raghad Alkhafaji
Box Tops Darlene Aguilar & Lakisha Morris
Election Day Bake Sale (Nov) Gayle Hope
Sweep the Creek Laura Ortiz
Read-A-Thon Amanda Schoch

This Week:

  • 8/31- Open House: Friday August 31 from 1 pm – 3 pm. Come meet your child’s teacher and make sure to stop by the PTA table to sign up for membership and to pick up some Glen Haven Eagles gear!
  • 9/05 – Pajama Day!
  • 9/06 – Crazy Hat Day!
  • 9/06 – First Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting at 6:30 pm

 A Look Ahead: 

 

    • September 10 – No school for students and teachers
    • September 12- Back to School night for grades Pre-K to 2nd
    • September 13- Back to School night for grades 3 to 5
    • September 19 – No school for students and teachers
    • September 21 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • September 27 – English Class starts for parents (9 am – 11 am)
    • October 2 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 3 – Drama Club parent meeting (5:30 pm – 6:30 pm)
    • October 5 –  Early release day for all students
    • October 8 – Open House for parents and guardians
    • October  12 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • October 18 – Fall Academic Night (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • October 22 to 26 – Red Ribbon week
    • October 26 – Fall Fest 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
    • November – Military Family month!
    • November 6 –  General Election Day— School closed
    • November 7 – Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • November 8 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • November 9 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • November 12 – Early release day for all students
    • November 13 – Early release day for all students
    • November 15 –  International Night (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • November 20 –  Report card distribution
    • November 21 – Early release day for all students
    • November 22 and 23 – Thanksgiving—Offices and schools closed
    • December 4 – Parent Information Session/PTA Meeting (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • December 7 – 2nd Cup of Coffee- Merienda- Principal’s Book of the Month (8:40 am – 9:40 am)
    • December 20 – Winter Concert (6:30 pm – 8 pm)
    • December 21 – Winter Wonderland class party (2 pm – 3:15 pm)
    • December 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31 – Winter Break—No school for students and teachers2019
    • January 1 – New Year’s Day—Offices and schools closed
    • January 21 – Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Day—Offices and schools closed
    • January 25 – Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • January 28 – Professional day for teachers
    • February 18 – Presidents’ Day—Offices and schools closed
    • March 1 – Early release day for all students
    • April 3 – Early release day for all students; end of quarter planning
    • April 17, 18, 19, 22 – Spring Break—No school for students and teachers;
    • offices closed April 19 and 22
    • May 27 – Memorial Day—Offices and schools closed
    • June 5 – Professional day for teachers
    • June 13 – Last day of school for students! Early release day for all students.

Community Events and News:
Parent guides to the Elementary school curriculum:https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/curriculum/elementary/guides.aspx

The 2018 Library of Congress National Book Festival (Saturday September 1, 9am – 7:30pm).  FREE admission!  Located at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (http://www.loc.gov/bookfest/)

Montgomery Parks Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles. For more information, visit ActiveMONTGOMERY (https://apm.activecommunities.com/montgomerycounty).

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

Local Libraries (http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventcalendar) 

Silver Spring Library
Preschool STEM Story Time (Saturday September 1 at 11 am) 

Preschool Bilingual French Story Time (Tuesday September 4 at 6:30 pm) 

Breaker Space (Saturday September 8 at 3 pm)

Ethiopia Day and Coffee Ceremony (Saturday September 15 at 11:30 AM) 

Children’s Author Sue Fliess (Saturday September 22 at 11 am) 

American Sign Language Bilingual Storytime, Ages 2-5 ( Saturday September 29 11 am)

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Lego Weekend Play (Saturdays at 12:30 pm; Sundays at 1 pm)

English Conversation Club (Mondays at 11:30 am)

Baby Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am and 11:30 am) 

Preschool Story Time (Tuesdays 1:30 PM) 

Toddler Story Time (Wednesdays at 10:30 AM and 11:30 am)

Homework Help (Thursdays at 6 pm)

Wheaton Library
Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (Thursdays 4 pm)

Pajama Storytime (Mondays 6:30 pm)

Toddler Storytime (Tuesdays at 10:30 am)

Building Block Time (Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30 am)

 

Kensington Park Library

English Conversation Club for Non-Native Speakers (Monday September 17 at 1 pm; Monday September 24 at 11:30 am)

Celebrating Classical Music (Saturday September 22 at 1:30 pm).  Musical sidewalk chalk art, Make Your Own Egg Shaker, and a concert by percussionist Luis Garay at 3 pm.

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Storytime for Babies (Wednesdays at 10:30 am)

Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers  (Wednesdays at 11:15 am)

Pajama Storytime (Mondays at 7 pm)

It’s Summer!

We hope everyone is having an excellent summer so far!

We’ve had two fun summer playdates, with one more planned for August. Stay tuned for the date.

A few announcements:

  • Do you have an incoming kindergartener? Please make sure to register your child for school as soon as possible! It’s really helpful for the school to know who will be there next year!
  • Are you on our listserv? To subscribe please send an email to glenhavenelementaryschoolcommunity-subscribe@yahoogroups.com
  • Do you want to be more involved in the PTA next year? Please email our new President, Scott MacRae  president at ghespta.org

 

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of June 10

Announcements

 

Summer Food Service Program – The Summer Food Service Program provides free, nutritious breakfasts and lunches to children and teens in low-income areas during the summer months when they are out of school. See the link for more information

https://211md.org/summer-food-programs-for-kids

 

GHES Summer Playdates–  Each playdate will be at Evans Park (2001 Evans Pkwy, Silver Spring, MD 20902) from 2:00pm – 4:00pm.  This is a great opportunity to see old friends and make new ones especially for incoming kindergarten students. The playdates will be held on Saturday, June 30th; Sunday, July 15th; and Saturday, August 18th.  There are no rain dates.

 

Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!

 

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

 

This Week:

  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day- Students will be dismissed at 12:55pm. 

 

Misc/Community News

Capital’s Parade– Rock the Red and celebrate the Caps’ Stanley Cup victory! A parade will take place on Constitution Avenue, starting at 23rd Street NW and heading east to 7th Street NW. It kicks off at 11am, but get there earlier if you want to stake out a good spot to see it — optimal viewing will be between 7th & 17th Streets NW.

 

Twilight Concert Series – Each Tuesday evening in June at Brookside Gardens there will be a series of musical performances.  Bring your friends and family, and don’t forget your chairs or blankets (allowed in the Gardens on concert evenings ONLY). Food trucks will also be available. This is a FREE rain or shine event.

https://www.montgomeryparks.org/events/summer-twilight-concert-series-5/

 

Bethesda Summer Concert Series – All ages (family-friendly event). 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy live music that rocks Thursday nights! Bethesda restaurants will also be a part of the concert fun! Check out the schedule for more information. Entertaining tonight: Hard Swimmin’ Fish (Blues/Jazz). FREE Veterans Park, Bethesda, MD.

https://www.bethesda.org/bethesda/summer-concert-series

 

Kids Pajama Jam Party – Music performance on June 17th at 5:30pm featuring Secret Agent 23 Skidoo with Students from the Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra.

https://www.ampbystrathmore.com/live-shows/secret-agent-23-skidoo

 

Washington D.C. Restaurant Week- For Kids! – From June 20 – 27, children will be the guests of honor at over 20 restaurants around the city.

http://www.kidfriendlydc.com/2010/06/15/washington-dc-restaurant-week-for-kids/

 

MLB All Star Week – From July 13 through 17, baseball will be king in the nation’s capital.  Check out the link for the week’s schedule.

https://washington.org/mlb-all-star-week-events

 

Washington Parent – Here’s a site with great articles and a calendar of events if you’re looking for activities to do with your kiddos this summer!

https://www.washingtonparent.com/calendar.php

 

Kid Friendly DC –  Another website with family friendly activities in the DC Metro Area.

http://www.kidfriendlydc.com/

 

 

Silver Spring Library

English Conversation Club (6/11 11:30am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129343

 

Read to a Dog (6/11 7:00pm – 8:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138857

 

Libraries Rock! Dance Party (6/16 3:00pm – 4:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=144894

 

Lego Weekend Play (6/16 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 6/17 1:00pm – 4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129795

 

 

Wheaton Library

Summer Read and Learn (6/11 -6/16 All day)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=151188

 

Meet the Silkworms! A STEM Family Event! (6/11  6:30pm – 7:15pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=149090

 

Pajama Storytime – (6/11 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=151150

 

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (6/14 4:00pm -4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=149544

 

HAVE A WONDERFUL & SAFE SUMMER BREAK!!!

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of June 3

Announcements

Field Day– It’s time to celebrate the culmination of another school year with Field Day! Students in grades PreK – 2 will celebrate Field Day on Wednesday June 6, 2018. Students in grades 3 – 5 will celebrate Field Day on Thursday June 7, 2018. Parents are invited to assist with Field Day. Please contact Mr. Hatcher, the Physical Education Teacher, or your child’s teacher if you are available on those dates. Thank you for your support!
 

Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!

 

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

 

Meet the new PTA Leadership for 2018-2019!

 

Glen Haven PTA Leadership Team – 2018-19
Position Serving
Executive Committee
President Scott MacRae
President-elect
Vice President Jessica Sniffin
Vice President – Communications Katie Campana-Scherer
Treasurer Ruby Yip
Treasurer-elect
Secretary Lois Jackson
Delegate Sherrita Wilkins
Delegate
Committee/Task Leads
Membership Daniel Esparza & Kate O’Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Raghad Alkhafaji, Lakisha Morris, & Laura Ortiz
Communications (n/a: VP Communic leads)
Finance (n/a: Treasurer leads)
Translation Darlene Aguilar
Room Parents Ruby Lopez Harper & Amy Richardson
After School Activities Rebecca Willis
Fundraising and Community Events Natasha Sturdivant, Laura Ortiz, & Catherine Beaudette
Fundr. and Community Events activities:
Book Fairs Suzanne Feinspan & Roxana Finkelburg
Movie Nights Heather Ginn & Daniel Esparza
Spirit Wear Gayle Hope
Dine Out Nights Daniel Esparza
2nd Cup of Coffee (if continues) Raghad Alkhafaji
Box Tops Darlene Aguilar & Lakisha Morris
Election Day Bake Sale (Nov) Gayle Hope
Sweep the Creek Laura Ortiz
Read-A-Thon Amanda Schoch

 

This Week:

  • 6/5 – PTA Meeting- Please join us for out last PTA Meeting of the year! Pizza will be served at 6:30pm. The meeting will begin at 7:00pm.  Alphabest will provide childcare at 7:00pm.
  • 6/6 – Field Day (Kindergarten – 2nd grade)
  • 6/7 – Field Day (3rd grade – 5th grade)

 

 

 

A Look Ahead:

 

  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion at 2:00pm
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion at 6:30pm
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day

 

 

Misc/Community News

 

Twilight Concert Series – Each Tuesday evening in June at Brookside Gardens there will be a series of musical performances.  Bring your friends and family, and don’t forget your chairs or blankets (allowed in the Gardens on concert evenings ONLY). Food trucks will also be available. This is a FREE rain or shine event. This week’s performance by Ocho de Bastos (Latin Rock) https://www.montgomeryparks.org/events/summer-twilight-concert-series-5/

 

Montgomery Parks Summer Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles this summer. Summer registration is open via ActiveMONTGOMERY.

 

 

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

Everyday Summer Reading: A Must!(presented in English and Spanish)- Monday, June 4th, from 11:30 – 1:00pm or 7:00pm – 8:30pm, at Rocking Horse Road Center Auditorium, 4910 Macon Road, Rockville, MD 20852 

Active Parenting Now! (Part 4 of 6) – Thursday, June 7th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Earle B. Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20877

 

Silver Spring Library

English Conversation Club (6/4 11:30am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129342

 

Pajama Storytime– (6/4 7:00pm – 7:30pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138815

 

Summer Reading Kickoff with Matthew Pauli the Clown (6/9 11:00am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=145097

 

Lego Weekend Play (6/9 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 6/10 1:00pm – 4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129795

 

Wheaton Library

 

Pajama Storytime – (6/4 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=124893

 

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (6/7 4:00pm -4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=149543

 

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of May 27

Announcements

Field Day– It’s time to celebrate the culmination of another school year with Field Day! Students in grades PreK – 2 will celebrate Field Day on Wednesday June 6, 2018. Students in grades 3 – 5 will celebrate Field Day on Thursday June 7, 2018. Parents are invited to assist with Field Day. Please contact Mr. Hatcher, the Physical Education Teacher, or your child’s teacher if you are available on those dates. Thank you for your support!
Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!

 

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

 

Meet the new PTA Leadership for 2018-2019! 

Glen Haven PTA Leadership Team – 2018-19
Position Serving
Executive Committee
President Scott MacRae
President-elect
Vice President Jessica Sniffin
Vice President – Communications Katie Campana-Scherer
Treasurer Ruby Yip
Treasurer-elect
Secretary Lois Jackson
Delegate Sherrita Wilkins
Delegate
Committee/Task Leads
Membership Daniel Esparza & Kate O’Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Raghad Alkhafaji, Lakisha Morris, & Laura Ortiz
Communications (n/a: VP Communication leads)
Finance (n/a: Treasurer leads)
Translation Darlene Aguilar
Room Parents Ruby Lopez Harper & Amy Richardson
After School Activities Rebecca Willis
Fundraising and Community Events Natasha Sturdivant, Laura Ortiz, & Catherine Beaudette
Fundr. and Community Events activities:
Book Fairs Suzanne Feinspan & Roxana Finkelburg
Movie Nights Heather Ginn & Daniel Esparza
Spirit Wear Gayle Hope
Dine Out Nights Daniel Esparza
2nd Cup of Coffee (if continues) Raghad Alkhafaji
Box Tops Darlene Aguilar & Lakisha Morris
Election Day Bake Sale (Nov) Gayle Hope
Sweep the Creek Laura Ortiz
Read-A-Thon Amanda Schoch

 

This Week:

 

  • 5/28 – Memorial Day – No School
  • 6/1 – Drama Club PerformanceSupport Glen Haven students as they sing, dance and act – come and see the Glen Haven Drama Club production of Annie jr!  Shows will take place Friday, May 25 and Friday, June 1in the Glen Haven Cafeteria at 7:00pm. Admission is $2. Refreshments will be sold.

 

 

A Look Ahead:

 

  • 6/5 – PTA Meeting
  • 6/6 – Field Day (Kindergarten – 2nd grade)
  • 6/7 – Field Day (3rd grade – 5th grade)
  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion at 2:00pm
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion at 6:30pm
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day

 

 

Misc/Community News

Hometown Holidays – Celebrate Memorial Weekend with the 30th Annual Hometown Holidays Music Festival featuring more than 30 free live performances, the Taste of Rockville, children’s activities and more! The festivities end on Monday, May 28 with the Annual Memorial Day Parade.  http://www.rockvillehometownholidays.com/

 

Clark’s Elioak Farm Memorial Weekend Fun –  Memorial Day weekend from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. enjoy free admission for all active duty military and their families. We honor you and appreciate your service. Come be our guests any day this holiday weekend! http://clarklandfarm.com/

 

Montgomery Parks Summer Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles this summer. Summer registration is open via ActiveMONTGOMERY.

 

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

Everyday Summer Reading: A Must! (presented in English and Spanish)- Thursday, May 31st, from 11:30 – 1:00pm or 7:00pm – 8:30pm, at Rocking Horse Road Center Auditorium, 4910 Macon Road, Rockville, MD 20852 

Active Parenting Now! (Part 4 of 6) – Thursday, May 31th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Earle B. Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20877

 

The Taste of Wheaton – The 23rd annual Taste of Wheaton will take place on Sunday, June 3, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

https://www.wheatonmd.org/events/item/taste-of-wheaton4

 

Silver Spring Library

English Conversation Club (5/28 11:30am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129341

Lego Weekend Play (6/2 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 6/3 1:00pm – 4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129795

 

Wheaton Library

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (5/31 4:00pm -4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=149542

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of May 20

 

Announcements

2017-2018 GHES Yearbooks!– It’s that time of year again to order your Yearbooks!  Please see Ms. Rykoskey or Mrs. Vactor to purchase. Cost: $22 (checks payable to GHES) or cash accepted. Online orders can be made using a credit card at the link below:

https://classic-photo.mypaysimple.com/s/glen-haven-elementary-school

 

Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!

 

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

  

This Week:

  • 5/25 – Drama Club PerformanceSupport Glen Haven students as they sing, dance and act – come and see the Glen Haven Drama Club production of Annie jr!  Shows will take place Friday, May 25 and Friday, June 1in the Glen Haven Cafeteria at 7:00pm. Admission is $2. Refreshments will be sold.

 

 

A Look Ahead:

 

  • 5/28 – Memorial Day – No School
  • 6/1 – Drama Club Performance
  • 6/5 – PTA Meeting
  • 6/6 – Field Day (Kindergarten – 2nd grade)
  • 6/7 – Field Day (3rd grade – 5th grade)
  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion at 2:00pm
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion at 6:30pm
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day

 

 

Misc/Community News

Montgomery Parks Summer Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles this summer. Summer registration is open via ActiveMONTGOMERY.

 

The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

 

Introductory to Secondary Transition Services – Monday, May 21st, from 7:00pm – 8:30pm, at Francis Scott Key Middle School, 910 Schindler Drive, Silver Spring, MD 20903

Navigating the School System – Tuesday, May 22nd, 11:30am – 1:00pm, at Rocking Horse Road Center Auditorium, 4910 Macon Road, Rockville, MD 20852 

Active Parenting Now! (Part 4 of 6) – Thursday, May 24th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Earle B. Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20877

 

The Taste of Wheaton – The 23rd annual Taste of Wheaton will take place on Sunday, June 3, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

https://www.wheatonmd.org/events/item/taste-of-wheaton4

 

Silver Spring Library

 

English Conversation Club (5/21 11:30am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129340

 

Bilingual French Storytime – (5/22 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=142432

 

Community Storytelling: Home and Identity – (5/22 7:30pm – 8:45pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=143929

 

Lego Weekend Play (5/26 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 5/27 1:00pm – 4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129794

 

Bilingual Storytime -Amharic (5/26 1:30pm – 3:15pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138829

 

Wheaton Library

 

Homework Help (5/21 4:30pm – 6:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=145796

 

Pajama Storytime (5/21 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=124891

 

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (5/24 4:00pm -4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=124417

Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of May 13

Announcements

Arty Party – Is your child interested in nails, hair, and art projects? Then sign your child up for the FREE after school “Arty Party” run by Miss Jenny Burke.

Who: K-5th grade students
When: Mondays (5/14, 5/21, 6/4, 6/11)
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: GHES Room 114

Please email Rebecca Willis at rebecca.h.willis@mcpsmd.net if youare interested in having your child attend. Please include student’sname, parent’s name, phone number, email, and who will pick upthe student at 4:30 p.m. (first 15 students)

2017-2018 GHES Yearbooks!– It’s that time of year again to order your Yearbooks!  Please see Ms. Rykoskey or Mrs. Vactor to purchase. Cost: $22 (checks payable to GHES) or cash accepted. Online orders can be made using a credit card at the link below:

https://classic-photo.mypaysimple.com/s/glen-haven-elementary-school

Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!

Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/hni70rrfmunsxof/Copy of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0

This Week:

  • 5/17 – Spring Concert – At GHES from 6:30pm – 8:00pm

A Look Ahead: 

  • 5/25 – Drama Club Performance
  • 5/28 – Memorial Day – No School
  • 6/1 – Drama Club Performance
  • 6/5 – PTA Meeting
  • 6/6 – Field Day (Kindergarten – 2nd grade)
  • 6/7 – Field Day (3rd grade – 5th grade)
  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion at 2:00pm
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion at 6:30pm
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day

Misc/Community News

Move More Montgomery Festival – Montgomery County Recreation will host the third annual Move More Montgomery Festival on Saturday, May 12, from 12:00pm to 4:00 pm at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm, located at 506 S. Frederick Avenue in Gaithersburg.

http://news.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/quicknotes/montgomery-county-recreation-host-move-montgomery-festival-may-12/

Invent the Future Challenge Summit – This free event will take place on May 20th, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Magruder High School in Rockville.  Please see the link for more details.

http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/mainstory/story/586945/Invent-the-Future-Challenge-Summit/

 The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at www.mcpsparentacademy.org

Plugged in Parents: Keeping Kids Safe, Happy, and Healthy in the Digital Age Monday, May 14th, from 7:00pm – 8:30pm, at Cabin John Middle School, 10701 Gainsborough Road, Potomac, MD 20854

Discovering Your Child’s Giftedness– Tuesday, May 17th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Silver Spring International Middle School, 313 Wayne Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Active Parenting Now! (Part 3 of 6) – Thursday, May 17th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Earle B. Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20877

Gaithersburg Book Festival – Montgomery County Public Schools is proud to be a partner in the 2018 Gaithersburg Book Festival on Saturday, May 19th, on the grounds of Gaithersburg City Hall, 31 South Summit Avenue in Gaithersburg.  See link for more information.

http://gaithersburgbookfestival.org/

The Taste of Wheaton – The 23rd annual Taste of Wheaton will take place on Sunday, June 3, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

https://www.wheatonmd.org/events/item/taste-of-wheaton4

Silver Spring Library

English Conversation Club (5/14 11:30am – 1:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129339

Read to a Dog (5/14 7:00pm – 8:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138856

Read to a Dog (5/15 7:00pm – 8:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138843

Lego Weekend Play (5/19 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 5/20 1:00pm – 4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=129793

STEM SMART: Electronics (5/20 2:00pm – 4:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=138605

Wheaton Library

Homework Help (5/14 4:30pm – 6:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=145794

Pajama Storytime (5/14 6:30pm – 7:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=124890

Homework Help (5/16 4:30pm – 6:00pm)

http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=145795

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (5/17 4:00pm -4:30pm) http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventsignup.asp?ID=124416