April News & Updates
Rock, Paper, Scissors Success!

Thank you to everyone who came out to Big Boss Brewery on March 24th and made our 2018 Triangle Rock Paper Scissors Showdown a success! With an estimated attendance of over 200 people, this year's tournament was one of our biggest yet.

Because of the support from our sponsors and attendees, Learning Together will be able to continue our mission of meeting the developmental, education, and health needs of young children of all abilities.

Congratulations to our winning team , HERE TO SLAY , for taking the Triangle RPS Showdown Championship and our amazing marble trophy, created and donated by Amanzi Granite & Tile.

Mark your calendars for next year's event on
March 30th, 2019!

With special thanks to

Our 2018 RPS Sponsors:
Our 2018 RPS Planning Committee:

Carol LeClair, Teri Riddle, Stacy Askew,
Colleen Davis, Susannah DuRant, & Ryan Pflumm
To view more RPS pictures from this year & upload your own, please visit Facebook.com/TriangleRPS
Kendra Scott Gives Back to Learning Together this Saturday, April 14th

On Saturday, April 14th from 12 pm. to 3 pm. , Kendra Scott will be holding a Kendra Gives Back party, where 20% of all sales will be donated to Learning Together!

Stop in the North Hills location and enjoy sweets and sips, while shopping for yourself or someone special who loves beautiful jewelry and a good cause.

For those who cannot make it to the in-store event, you can browse items you like online and call in to make an order at their North Hills location during our event . They will ship for free and it will also count towards our fundraising!

Community Play Night with UNCTV Kids
May 23rd | 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Come out to Learning Together, 568 E. Lenoir St. Raleigh, N.C. 27601, on Wednesday, May 23rd for our first Community Play Night, featuring an appearing from UNCTV Kids' Rita Roo!

Community Play Night will feature fun outdoor games and activities for families and kids of all ages! There will also be food, drink, and music for all to enjoy, and the event is pet friendly.

We are currently looking for committee members to help plan this night of family fun! If you're interested, please contact Colleen McDevitt, Development & Outreach Manager at colleen@learningtogether.org or (919) 856-7543.

Be on the lookout for more details coming soon on our website and social media pages.
This Month's Featured Classroom: The Petunias!
Teacher: Ms. Ashleigh
Student age: 3 - 4 years old
Meet the Teacher


How long have you been teaching?
A: This is my second year

What makes your class special?
A: Each child has a unique personality and they have a great time together!

How have you seen your kids grow?
A: I had one student who didn't talk much, but as the school year progressed, he began to gain words, become more verbal, and get more comfortable in a school setting. Even his parents saw growth at home.

What does inclusion at Learning Together mean to you?
A: Give all kids an equal opportunity

What does your class need to succeed?
A: Consistent communication with staff and more art supplies!
Meet the Students


What do you like about school?
A: Playing games, basketball, singing songs

What do you want to be when you grow up?
A: A pro basketball player

If you had a superpower what would it be?
A: I want to be able to fly

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be?
A: I would go to my momma's house


What do you like about school?
A: School is cool

What is your favorite part of the day?
A: When I get to play with toys. The motorcycle is my favorite!

What do you want to be when you grow up?
A: A robot

If you had a superpower, what would it be?
A: Superspeed
Learning Together | (919) 856-7453 | colleen@learningtogether.org | www.learningtogether.org