TBANS PARENT COMMITTEE 
MONTHLY NEWS

SEPTEMBER 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
Todd Cohen, Baht Weiss, Ari & Ethan for sponsoring the Java Cruiser, and providi ng everyone so me much needed caffeine for the first day of school.

Melanie & Jeremy Pelligrini, Allie, Roman & Mia for sponsoring pizza and Enchanted Escapes (Lynda Levine) for sponsoring sno cones for Family Fun Day.

Katie Goldberg and Danielle Welsh for planning a fun outing at Butler's Orchard, filled with hayrides, hotdogs, s'mores, and more!!

SCROLL BELOW PHOTOS FOR UPCOMING EVENTS
AND OTHER INFO!!!
TEACHER APPRECIATION

September Treats
This m onth our fabulous Teacher Appreciation Committe e welcomed our teachers back with a delicious breakfast of assorted bagels and cream cheese. 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

Yom Kippur Food Drive - Don't forget to bring a bag of non-perishables to donate when you come to services on Yom Kippur.   

October 2nd - FREE* VACCINES AND CAFFEINE - That’s right, we’re giving TBANS parents flu shots (& coffee!) at drop off on Wednesday, October 2. You can thank TBANS mom/pharmacist extraordinaire  Marisa Witkin  for this one. If interested, email tbanspc@gmail.com by Friday, September 27th and bring a copy of your insurance card on 10/2.
*free with most insurance providers.

October 3rd - Cheeburger Cheeburger Community Night - Join us for dinner at Cheeseburger Cheeburger from 5-8pm. 20% of all proceeds go back to the Parent Committee. Please present your flyer when you eat in, or take out. Click HERE for flyer.

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!!!

October 14th - Sukkot Family Festival - 10:30 a.m. - Come sing along with Cantor Larry and enjoy a sweet snack in the Sukkah after the service. RSVP to Jill at JAF@bethami.org

October 30th - Picture Art - Once again every child will have their picture taken during the school day, and proofs will be sent home at a later date with an option to purchase pictures and products. If you would like to bring your non-TBANS children for individual or group pictures before or after school, times will be made available via SignUp Genius in the coming weeks. If you have any questions, please contact Kristin Erdheim at   ktherdheim@yahoo.com or Betsey Poulos at betseypoulos@gmail.com.

October 30th - 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.

November 8th - Dalet Tot Shabbat Oneg - 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.
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: 
Tuesday, October 15th ( NOTE NEW DATE )
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