TBANS PARENT COMMITTEE 
MONTHLY NEWS

OCTOBER 2019
Welcome to the Temple Beth Ami Parent Committee monthly newsletter. It's everything you need to know about parent sponsored fun, at your fingertips. 
THANK YOU
Yom Kippur Food Drive - Thanks to all who brought in food to help fill the shelves at MANNA.

VACCINES AND CAFFEINE - Thanks to Marisa Witkin for providing flu vaccines for all those who wanted them.

Cheeburger Cheeburger Community Night - Thanks to Laura Hosid for organizing our first community night of the school year. We had a great turnout and brought in some money for the school as well. Thanks to all who came!

Sukkot Family Festival - Thank you to all who attended this fun event!

Bet Bowling - Thanks to Melanie Pellegrini for organizing such a successful Bet Parents Night Out. A great time was had by all!

SCROLL BELOW PHOTOS FOR UPCOMING EVENTS
AND OTHER INFO!!!
TEACHER APPRECIATION
This m onth our fabulous Teacher Appreciation Committe e provided some pocket hand sanitizer to help our teachers stay germ-free in the upcoming months. Thanks to all who helped!
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Click on the following links to find out more about our upcoming events: 

2019-2020 at a Glance - Calendar of Events

Charleston Wrap Fundraiser - GOING ON NOW UNTIL NOVEMBER 7!
 Two ways to shop:
1) Online: at  www.charlestonwrapstore.com  (school ID z-15845)
2) Paper order form/catalog (return order form to Jill in TBANS office)
(Delivery by 12/14).

Notecards Mitzvah Project - Order forms will be coming home in tote bags soon. These notecards with your child's art work will be available to purchase and will benefit The Children's Inn at the NIH and the Ronald McDonald House at Fairfax Hospital in Northern Virginia They make great holiday gifts!!!

November 6th - Dalet Bowling (for parents! 7-9pm) - forms went home last week

November 8th - Dalet Tot Shabbat Oneg - Sign ups coming this week!

November 13th- PARENTS' NIGHT OUT - GAME NIGHT - Open to all staff and parents - Details coming soon!

December 12th - Book Fair from 10-12. There will be crafts, treats, books, and of course a sing-along with Cantor Larry at 11:00. More information to come.

December 13th - Gimel Tot Shabbat Oneg - More information to follow.

January 29 (NEW DATE) - Children's Inn Dinner - Each year, TBANS provides a dinner for the patients and their families at the Children's Inn at NIH. You can sign up to volunteer your time or to donate items for the dinner.
STAY IN TOUCH
  
Parent Committee Meetings
EVERYONE IS WELCOME!!! 
Wednesdays at 7:30
 Venue will be announced prior to each meeting.

Dates of this year's meetings: 
November 13th (PARENTS' NIGHT OUT - GAME NIGHT!)
January 15th
February 12th
March 11th
April 22nd
May 13th

TBANS TALK
TBANS_Talk (the Nursery School Listserve) is a private forum for sharing useful information and reminders. Please sign up so you can receive the latest news about Parent Committee events and other happenings in our school community. For TBANS (current and alumni) only. Visit the nursery school's website  HERE and scroll down to the "Nursery School Listserve" heading to enter your email address for admittance. 

FACEBOOK
Look for TBANS on Facebook for updates and news.

EMAIL US

CHECK YOUR CHILD'S BAG
Flyers, forms, and invitations often go home in your child's school bag. Don't forget to take a peak inside!

VISIT US IN THE LOBBY
We table throughout the year...discount cards, shop and eat airbrush sales, photography sign ups, raffles...all sorts of good stuff. Come on in and see what's new!
IDEAS WANTED!
Every Parent Committee program started as an idea from a parent like you.
Have an idea for something new? Let us know!!!


Contact us with any questions at:
Kristin Erdheim, Jodie Fishman and Melanie Pelligrini
Parent Committee Co-Chairs