P.A. Day Fun December 1st – Come Sing With Us

P.A. Day Fun December 1st – Come Sing With Us

The Riverdale Share Holiday sing-along is back again this year. Join us at the Second Cup on the Danforth between 11am-12pm to sing some holiday songs. The Second Cup is generously giving $1 of every beverage purchased that day to Riverdale Share. Oh – and there may be a visit from a special someone too. Fa la la!!

Frankland Book Fair: Next Week in the Library – Volunteers Needed!

Frankland Book Fair: Next Week in the Library
Support Frankland and Can You Help Out?
This year we have partnered with the local bookshop, Ella Minnow Children’s Bookstore. Our fall Book Fair runs next week in the Library, from Tuesday afternoon through Friday morning. Hundreds of items will be available: kids’ books, general interest, graphic novels, themed materials and more. Proceeds go toward enlarging and maintaining our divisional and library collections.
Your child’s class will visit (without purchasing) during a school day. Purchases can be made after school to correspond with our Parent-Teacher Interview schedeule.
Book Fair Hours:
Tuesday Nov 14 – 3:30-4:15 Cash sales only Parent Volunteers Needed
Wednesday Nov 15 – 3:30-4:15 Cash sales only Parent Volunteers Needed
Thursday Nov 16 3:30-8:00 Credit cards accepted as well.
If you can help out on Tuesday or Wednesday, please let Ms. Ellis know.

The Annual Withow Park Pumpkin Parade is back! Wednesday November 1st – Starts at 6:30 pm

Bring your Jack-o-lanterns to the main Hogarth – Strathcona pathway and help us light up the night.

A few notes:

  • please bring a candle or tealight with your pumpkin if you can
  • this is a 100% volunteer run event. Please help us clean up at the end of the evening by putting your pumpkin in the bin.
  • High School students want some hours? Help us out by cleaning up at our event. Contact friendsofwithrowpark@live.com to let us know.

Pumpkin Parade Poster 2017

Literacy, Numeracy & Learning with Marguerite Campbell – Nov 15th 2017, 7-9pm

Marguerite Campbell is currently a centrally assigned Principal in Teaching and Learning at the TDSB.  In over 28 years as an educator, she has taught Kindergarten to Grade 6 as well as physical education, integrated arts, special education, has been a literacy coordinator and a school administrator.  Marguerite was involved with teaching and administering the Additional Qualifications course at OISE/UT and also spent time as a Course Director for York University’s Faculty of Education at Regent Park Site and OISE/UT at the Urban Diversity site.

Frankland Parents Halloween Bash: October 28

October 28 – 8:00pm
Royal Canadian Legion
1083 Pape Avenue

Hi friends and neighbours. Our sure-to-be awesome Halloween Bash is only a month away! This is a self-funded event, and we’re required to make payments to the Legion in advance of the party, so please send $10 per person to juliakoene@rogers.com (PW BADDPRESS).

But get on our list as soon as possible – we sold to capacity in June – and get your (optional) costumes ready: best costumes win prizes!