Hello Hallinan families!
Book Fair will be here Monday, November 3 – Friday, Nov 7. It is our library’s only fundraiser. Every dollar spent directly supports our kids accessibility to great books to read!! You can also show your support by signing up to volunteer, opportunities start Thursday, October 30th!!
Volunteers are needed for set up & take down, staffing registers, Grandparents and Special Friends Day and Donut Day! Sign up here:
Book Fair shopping hours
Monday – Weds 8:30 – 5
Thurs 8:30 – 2:30 (early release day)
Friday 7:30 – 3:30
Activities for the week include:
Classroom readers Mon – Fri
Take time to read a story in your child’s classroom. The designated volunteer link will be available soon. Check the PTO site for updates.
After School Readers Mon – Thurs
Join us at 3:30 (Thurs @ 1:30) in the library for a snack and a story read by some of our talented staff. Enter our raffle to win a poster!
Grandparents and Special Friends Day Wednesday Nov 5
Dr. Deboy gives a thoughtful presentation to our guests while they enjoy our hospitality, followed by classroom activities and book fair shopping. Home baked or store bought treats are needed, as well as staffing the event with helpers, please sign up! Detailed grade schedules will be sent home or communicated through your classroom.
Thursday 11/6 is early release @ 1:20. Book fair will close at 2:30
Donut Day Friday Nov 7th 7:30 – 9 a.m.
For our hardworking parents, this is your pre-commute chance to pop in and support us while we treat you to coffee and donuts! What a way to kick off your TGIF!!
Please note that children cannot be left at school unsupervised before 8:55. Please plan to register with extended care if necessary.
Classroom Wish Lists
Posted in the library all week if you’d like to purchase a book to contribute to your child’s classroom library. Books are hand selected by each teacher.
Donations of gently used or new books for underprivileged children will be coordinated by our H.O.P.E.S. team. Stay tuned for details.
Online Shopping 10/25 – 11/14
Want to support our fair but you’re far away? Is there a book you wanted that wasn’t on the shelves? Online shopping is available 10/25 – 11/14. The address is http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/hallinan
. Please note this is a service provided by Scholastic and our book fair staff does not maintain this site.
Don’t miss this fun, fast and memorable week!!
Questions, comments or concerns? Contact Barb Carpenter or Susan Rieflin at [email protected].