December News and Events

Welcome back! We hope you had a relaxing and fun Thanksgiving week!

This week we have our special Library visit on-campus field trip, and our Tk/K class will go visit the Main library! At our on-campus field trip we will be learning about books, authors & illustrators as well as being a librarian and will get a special Christmas themed story time too!

  • Mon. Nov. 27 – MWF Class & Orange
  • Wed. Nov. 29 – Tk/K goes to Library
  • Thurs. Nov. 30 – T/Th Class

Don’t forget to sign up for Christmas Break Camps! – Each week is themed and filled with fun STEAM adventures and hidden academics to help keep your child’s skills sharp when we return to school. Dec. 18-22 is “Advent Adventures” and Jan. 2-5 is “Ice, Ice Baby”. You can sign up for just the days you need care, but due to limited space we recommend signing up early to get your spot! {More camp info here}

Special December Events:

Music Class: Dec. 6 & 7 with Mrs. Karen will feature fun Christmas songs and activities.

Chapel – Dec. 14 & 15 – the Orange Room will be leading worship for our Christmas chapel at 11:15 on these days. The story is called “Baby Jesus and the Good News” and we will be focusing on why we receive presents at Christmas – because Jesus is the best gift!

Class Christmas Parties: Dec. 14 & 15 at 11:15am – sign up for the potluck in the classrooms! After our special Christmas chapel we will head back to the classrooms to have a little birthday party for Jesus!

Christmas Program and Cookie Social: Dec. 15– 6:00pm in the Sanctuary!

We will be using the advent candle lighting ceremony as a frame for our Christmas story this year; each class will be showcasing a special song as part of the program!

Doors open at 5:45 for seating.

River47 church will be providing nursery care for babies and toddlers during the program. Please let us know if you will need nursery care to help them prepare staffing. There will be a cookies and milk social following the program. Please sign up in the classrooms/email us back if you can help bring cookies for the social. We will have chocolate and regular milk as well as lactose free options.

Christmas Break: Dec. 18-Jan 5; school resumes Jan 8 Christmas Break Camp Runs Dec. 18-22 and Jan 2-5