1st Grade Parent Lunch & Learn - Bring your lunch and come to the school computer room to learn more about your child's 1st grade curriculum on Friday, Oct 5th at 12 noon.
Pumpkin Sale & So Much More - Please fill out the Pumpkin SalePre-Order form also in today's envelope. We'd love to accommodate everyone & fulfill your specific requests, so please return the form to school asap. The Sale is Oct 18th & 19th from 3 to 6:30 pm. Come browse our "Autumn Boutique" outside the auditorium and purchase your favorite decorations for the fun holiday... Either through pre-order or on the days of the Event.
Library Volunteer Needed - Are you be interested in spending some time in the library? If so, the Merion library needs your help. Contact Mrs Schumacher <SCHUMAA@lmsd.org> if you are interested.
Get out your yoga mats 2nd to 5th Graders - Yoga Club starts after school next week at Merion. See the 2nd & 3rd grade registration form and the 4th & 5th grade registration form that were also in last week's envelope for more information.
Electronic Thursday Folder - If you opted to receive your folder by email, we will start sending it electronically next week. If you don't receive this week's fyi by email, please firstname.lastname@example.org to update your email address.
International Night at Merion - We still need volunteers for this October 24th event. Please return your volunteer form if you can help.Fall Picnic Follow-up - Here's to a successful 2012 back to school fall picnic. Thanks to all the Merion families who enjoyed the evening with us. Your support helped us raise over $1000. Also, thanks to all of the volunteers who helped out, the Merion custodians for their help, and to Tony Roni's for giving us a great deal on hoagies, salads & pizza. It wouldn't have been a success without all of you! Finally, Thank you to Elementary Connections for sponsoring the Disney on Ice Raffle. Congratulations to the lucky winner Micah Dubnoff in Mrs. Grippi's PM Kindergarten!
Community Events and Programs
Basketball Clinic Series (Grades 3-8) - October 18 through November 15, 2012 - Register early! The fall clinic series SOLD OUT last year.
Lower Merion Basketball Little Hoops Fall Clinics - Designed to introduce both boys and girls in K-3rd grade to the game of basketball. A registration form is also in today's envelope.
LMHS Class of 2014 Fall Fair and Flea Market (Looking for Vendors) - October 27, 2012
Friends of the Cynwyd Heritage Trail 3rd Annual Fall Festival - October 28th, 12-3 pm, Historic Cynwyd Station, Bala Cynwyd. Enjoy a hayride on the trail, food, live music, Exotic Critter & Creatures (featuring the Philadelphia Zoo) and more. Fun for the whole family.