5/20 Lincoln PTO Newsletter

 Fun Lunch for Thursday 5/21:  Quesadillas

QuesadillaMany Thanks to Señor Jefe on North Avenue in River Forest,  and our dedicated Fun Lunch Volunteers.  Remind your kids what you ordered – Cheese or Chicken!

End of Year Volunteer Party!

Calling all Volunteers!

What? PTO Volunteer Appreciation Party

Who? Anyone who volunteered this year: room parents, art parents, yearbook, green 4 good, connect4kids, etc., etc.

When? Thursday, May 28 from 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where? 534 William

Please join us for drinks and desserts as we express our gratitude for all of your hard work on behalf of the Lincoln community. Thank you for all you have done to make this year a great one! Questions/RSVP Tammy Travis tamara_irwin@yahoo.com or Nikki Elza njselza@comcast.net

Field Day:  Thursday,  May 28th

fun run clip artWe need just a few more volunteers to make Field Day a success!

This favorite spring event starts with a family picnic lunch on the Lincoln field, followed by the Fourth Grade Maypole and Drumming presentation, and then the real fun begins! Volunteers are needed to help coordinate activities for 1st-4th grade students. Responsibilities include running games, handing out water or Popsicles, running around, and most importantly, seeing your kids have a BLAST!! Please sign up to volunteer on Sign Up Genius.

Contact Gina Hardy at gfrioli@hotmail.com with any questions.  Thanks!

 I Scream, You Scream, We all Scream for the Lincoln School Ice Cream Social & Yearbook Distribution:  Friday, 5/29

sundae Mark your calendars for Friday, May 29 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for our annual end-of-the-year celebration to be held on the Franklin side of the school.

Sprinkles, whipped cream, chocolate sauce and a cherry will be paired with vanilla or sorbet scoops from everyone’s favorite ice cream parlor, the Brown Cow.  Enjoy your dessert while collecting signatures from friends and teachers in the beloved Lincoln yearbook. 
Scoops will only be $2.25.  
Inclement weather will bring our fun inside to the gym.
To volunteer for this event, please go to SignUp Genius.   For any questions, please contact Jennifer Moore at jenniferandrichmoore@hotmail.com or Katie Moroney at moroneykatie@yahoo.com

Still Need to Order a Yearbook?

Cover 1 Reserve your copy now!  $25 gets you a 64-page hardcover book full of memories and a souvenir pen.  Order on the PTO Web Store.

Volunteers Needed for the 2015-2016 School Year

We are still searching for PTO volunteers for the following positions next year: Authors & Assemblies – need 1

Fun Lunch – need 1 volunteer to lead a specific lunch menu

Communications – need 1 for newsletter and/or website

Interested in helping out or need more information?  Please contact Tammy Travis at tamara_irwin AT yahoo.com , or you can contact this year’s volunteers via the PTO list in the School Directory.  Thank you!

 Lost & Found Alert!

The Lost & Found is teaming with sweatshirts, jackets, and yes, even a few pairs of snow pants!    Please stop by to retrieve your items.

Save the Date for these Important Roosevelt Tech Events

Attention incoming 5th Grade Parents!

Your child is scheduled to receive their D90-issued iPad August 25, 2015. There will be a 5th Grade Parent Tech Night for 5th on Wednesday, August 26th. Please plan to attend and come with your questions.

Questions? Please contact Judy Deogracias, RMS PTO Technology Liaison, judy.deogracias@mac.com

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