Red Door Store

Red Door Store Open to the public, our little on-site Red Door Store offers an eclectic array of high quality school and art supplies, used by our students in all Grades, as well as a range of natural crafting materials, handmade toys and seasonal consignment items from our talented community. The Red Door Store is your source for Choroi flutes and

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Community Coffee Morning

Community Coffee Morning Come for complimentary coffee or tea on Friday mornings to meet other parents and socialize after drop off. Bring a baked goodie to share. Volunteers needed! Meet in the community kitchen via the Music Room or the Red Door Store.

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Iron Hans – Fairy Tale Christmas

Iron Hans – Fairy Tale Christmas Iron Hans is a collaboration between the co-workers and companions with special abilities from the Cascadia Society and students of the Vancouver Waldorf School. Now in its tenth year, this unique project is an artistic production that has proven to be an unforgettable experience for all participants. The fairytale is presented in eurythmy, an

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The Inner Life of Bees Study Group

The Inner Life of Bees Study Group Join us for an in depth exploration of the Meaning of Bees. We will begin by screening The Queen of the Sun at 7:00 pm on Monday October 23, then continue with discussion for an additional 4 Mondays (breaking on November 6). We will meet again in the spring for an additional 5 weeks for

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New Family Connect

New Family Connect 26 new families have joined our community this school year and we would like to pair each new family with a family from another grade. The idea behind this informal relationship is that the newest members of our community get to meet and connect with more families than those with whom they share a class teacher. This

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Coffee House FUNdraiser

Coffee House FUNdraiser Fun for the whole family! Dinner & goodies (for sale), games, prizes and dancing! Friday, October 27 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm at the Grade School Hall. Suggested donation $10 per person or $20 per family, includes complimentary tea/coffee or juice. All proceeds go toward the Grade 12 year end service trip. The Coffee House is open to ages 10+ (with adult

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Leonard Cohen Lounge & Film Festival

Leonard Cohen Lounge & Film Festival Celebrating the life and achievements of Leonard Cohen, this film festival is open to students grades 8 and over, and to all community members. Each night we will present a double feature – the first (shorter) film about Leonard Cohen as a poet and musician, and the second film focusing on live performances and

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VWSS Board of Trustees – October Update

Message from VWSS Board of Trustees Dear Parents, The Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, October 11 started with a presentation from our external accountants, Manning Elliott LLP, on the 2016/2017 financial statements. Our Treasurer Geoff Woodfield will be giving a presentation on the financials at the upcoming annual general meeting, but in advance we are very happy to confirm

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The Vancouver Waldorf School’s 47th Annual Children’s Christmas Fair!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 18th The Vancouver Waldorf School’s 47th Annual Children’s Christmas Fair! This October has arrived with its splendorous colours and brisk reminders that the winter season is ahead. It may seem early but, here at the Vancouver Waldorf School, October also marks the official beginning of the Christmas Fair season! The VWS Children’s Christmas Fair

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Gift Card Bonanza!

Holiday Gift Card Bonanza! Same great program with more than 50 store options in time for Holiday shopping! Choose from department stores, gas stations, home improvements stores, more grocery options, specialty stores, restaurants, travel, spas and cinemas. Click the button below for the order form or pick one up from Ronaye or Sarah. Place your orders by October 31st. Payments

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QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us?

QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? A film by Taggart Siegel VWS is thrilled to be hosting a screening of QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? as an introduction to our Inner Life of Bees study group which will meet weekly at the Grade School for discussion and study. Monday October 23

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Community & Resource Development Manager

Community & Resource Development Manager Dear Community Members, We are pleased to advise that Mary Henley has been appointed as the Community & Resource Development Manager for the Vancouver Waldorf School. Mary is an active community member and previously acted as co-Community & Resource Development Manager on an interim basis in early 2016. Mary completed a Bachelor of Arts (History)

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Week At A Glance – September 18 – 22

Week At A Glance – September 18 – 22 Here we are in full swing at the beginning our third week of school. I hope you and your child/ren are finding your footing as we put the fanciful days of summer behind in favour of the structured routine of earlier bedtimes and mornings. Here are some of the events you

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