Tuesday Tidbits (October 30, 2018)

Book Fair

Mark your calendars!! Come to discover the magical books available at our Enchanted Forest Book Fair from November 5th to the 8th. Please sign up to volunteer here.

The book fair hours are:

  • Monday, November 5th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 6:00pm
  • Tuesday, November 6th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 7th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 4:00pm
  • Thursday, November 8th from 8:00am to 9:00am

These events cannot happen without the help of our volunteers. Please understand that without a full roster of help, the times listed above are subject to change and/or canceled.

 

Mixed Bag Fundraiser

Last week, the Mixed Bag Fundraiser envelopes went home with students. Inside, you will eco-friendly tote bags, travel bags, kitchen ware, and more through the Mixed Bag Design Fundraiser! Hedenkamp PTA gets 40% of online sales and there are tons of beautiful and practical options to choose from. Every order counts.

You can shop online here.

 

AmazonSmile Donations

Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Hedenkamp PTA when you shop at Amazon Smile.

 

Tuesday Tidbits (October 23, 2018)

Husky Howl Thank You!

A huge thank you to all of our volunteers who made our 2018 Husky Howl the best one yet! From the high school students and parents to the staff and our vendors, we are so grateful for your time.

Another shout out to the Starbucks in Bonita Plaza Point for their very generous coffee donation!

 

PTA Reflections Program

Explore the Arts and Express Yourself! For 50 years, National PTA’s Reflections program has helped students explore their own thoughts, feelings, and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful in school and in life.

Each year, hundreds of thousands of students in Pre-K through Grade 12 create and submit original works of art in one or all of the available arts categories.

  • Dance choreography
  • Literature
  • Photography
  • Film production
  • Music composition
  • Visual arts

This year’s theme is Hero’s Around Me. Entries are due by October 29th and will be judged on October 30th.

More information here.

 

Book Fair

Mark your calendars!! Come to discover the magical books available at our Enchanted Forest Book Fair from November 5th to the 8th. Please sign up to volunteer here. 

The book fair hours are:

  • Monday, November 5th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 6:00pm
  • Tuesday, November 6th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 7:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 7th from 8:00am to 9:00am, 11:15am to 1:15pm, and 2:45pm to 4:00pm
  • Thursday, November 8th from 8:00am to 9:00am

These events cannot happen without the help of our volunteers. Please understand that without a full roster of help, the times listed above are subject to change and/or canceled.

 

 

Thursday Tidbits (October 18, 2018)

Husky Howl Volunteers

High School volunteers should report 15 minutes prior to their sign up time. Check in at the volunteer table set up in the MPR. Please bring your paperwork with your name already on it.

Shifts times are: 2:00 – 3:30 pm (Set Up); 3:30 to 6:00 pm (Event); 6:00 to 8:00 pm (event); and 8:00 to 9:00 pm (clean-up).

Husky Howl Cake Walk

Donations needed for our Annual Cake Walk! We’d love to have Brownies, Cakes, Cake Pops, or Cupcakes! (Store bought items only, please). Items may be dropped off at Main Office on the day of the event.

PTA Reflections Program

Explore the Arts and Express Yourself! For 50 years, National PTA’s Reflections program has helped students explore their own thoughts, feelings, and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful in school and in life.

Each year, hundreds of thousands of students in Pre-K through Grade 12 create and submit original works of art in one or all of the available arts categories.

  • Dance choreography
  • Literature
  • Photography
  • Film production
  • Music composition
  • Visual arts

This year’s theme is Hero’s Around Me. Entries are due by October 29th and will be judged on October 30th.

Be on the lookout for inspirational and brainstorming workshops to help get those creative juices flowing!

More information here.

Book Fair

Mark your calendars!! Come to discover the magical books available at our Enchanted Forest Book Fair from November 5th to the 8th. Times and volunteer opportunities will be posted on the blog!

PTA Membership Discounts

Did you know that your PTA Membership cards can get 10% off from the following local businesses? Don’t forget to bring your PTA Membership card with you to get these discounts! Students are encouraged to bring their PTA Membership cards to receive their discount during their lunch-field-trips to Sunbow Plaza.

  • TJ Oyster Bar (located in Sunbow Plaza): 10% off for student/staff PTA members during lunch hour only (not happy hour drinks).
  • Tortifruit (1392 E Palomar St Suite 405, Chula Vista, CA 91913): 10% off entire purchase anytime.

Be on the lookout for businesses that display the following sticker by their checkout registers, which show they give this Perks discount to PTA Members.