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March 17 2017

SPRING BREAK EDITION

Grade 6 Play Photos

CALENDAR


Monday April 3
Spring Terms Begins
Grade 4 Parent Meeting 7 pm (GS)

Tuesday April 4
Class Rep Meeting 7 pm (GS)

Friday April 7
Community Coffee Morning 8:30 pm (GS)
Parent Council Meeting 8:45 pm (GS) 

Sunday April 9
Spring Market 10 - 3 pm (GS)

Wednesday April 12
Felted Egg Workshop 9 am (GS)
VWSS Board Meeting 7 pm (GS)
Lecture for Parents and Teachers - The Third Seven Years:
Towards Responsibility of Soul
 7 pm (HS)

Thursday April 13
Grade 4 Class Play TBA (GS)

Friday - Monday April 14 - 17
Easter Holiday NO SCHOOL

ANNOUNCEMENTS & REMINDERS

Festival of the Arts - Congratulations to all our performers last night for a wonderful Festival of the Arts. Thank you to everyone for your contributions and for holding space for our students and school to shine. Photos will come!

Waldorf 100 Bees & Trees - We've been getting some great interest. Check out the Waldorf 100 website to learn more about this global initiative! Contact Laura at 604-985-7435 ext 202 or at lbergstrome@vws.ca if you would like to be part of a planning committee!

Community Marketplace - Our classifieds include a Car Rental, Accommodations, Honey, Toys & more! Visit our website to see these as well as several Waldorf family businesses.

Vancouver Academy of Music - See Ronaye for free ticket vouchers for A John Williams Tribute on May 7, at 2 pm at the Orpheum Theatre. Vouchers must be presented at the theatre on the day of the concert in exchange for a ticket to the show. Seating begins at 1:15, the box office opens at 1.

SPRING MARKET

Our Annual Spring Market is coming up next month and we're looking for helpers to make the day run as smoothly as possible. Please contact Jann, our coordinator extraordinaire, if you're able to help out.
  • Red Door Store shifts (2 ppl x 3 shifts)
  • Greeters at the Open House table
  • Crafts supervision
  • Soap stone carving (a training session prior to the market will be provided courtesy of the wonderful Bonnie & Dave Gosse)
  • Strong bodies to help set-up and take down tables
Please share our Facebook event with your friends and family, and if you are a vendor, by all means, please post a few photos of your wares to get us salivating! facebook.com/events/462948344095445

THE THIRD SEVEN YEARS

Join Philip Thatcher and karin burns [sic] for a presentation characterizing the stages of adolescence through the four high school years. Explore how the Waldorf curriculum supports the student on his or her journey through those stages toward becoming a responsible human being in our time. *Please note that this event will be held at our High School campus in Edgemont Village.

FUNDRAISING

ENRICHMENT FOR PARENTS

Waldorf Today -  Increase Learning by Napping, Ban Homework: Read & Play Instead, Cultivate Moral Imagination with Puppets - Issue #359. Link

News from AWSNA - Update on Waldorf 100 celebrations, "Is a Waldorf preschool right for your child?", and other Waldorf articles. Link

Cascadia Open House & Craft Sale - Cascadia Society for Social Working is hosting their OPEN HOUSE & CRAFT SALE on Saturday, March 25, from 1 - 4 pm. Link
Waldorf 100 - The Film
The first of the 100th anniversary film series is now released. Enjoy!

NOTES

Enjoy your well deserved Spring Break everyone! It's been a fantastic winter term. See you back on campus on April 3.
Many blessings
Laura Bergstrome
Communications & Events
   
Did you see any errors? Or do you have something to contribute?
Contact Laura at communicationsandevents@vws.ca

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