Week At A Glance November 4 – 8

Dear Community,

What a wonderful start to the month of November! Glimmering in the calendar this week are lantern walks in the Kindergartens, Grade 1 and 2 classes, and on Thursday evening at 7:00 pm in the GS Hall, our Grade 7 Class is presenting their play, Camelot.

Then on the horizon, we have Parent-Teacher interviews which begin on November 12 (and will run until March 2020), in 3-weeks time we will be hosting our Night Market (November 22) and Children’s Winter Fair (November 23), then the following week we are celebrating with Cascadia Society with our eurythmy collaboration of Bees and Trees in recognition of Waldorf100!

Upcoming Events:

TUESDAY – November 5

  • The First 7 Years Guidance & Discipline 7:30 pm, ECC

WEDNESDAY – November 6

  • Plum Cottage Kindergarten Lantern Walk 5:30 pm, ECC
  • Class Rep Meeting 7:00 pm, GS

THURSDAY – November 7

  • Grade 1 & 2 Lantern Walk 5:00 pm, GS
  • Red Rose Kindergarten Lantern Walk 5:30 pm, ECC
  • Grade 7 Class Play: Camelot 7:00 pm, GS

FRIDAY – November 8

  • Community Coffee Morning 8:30 am, GS


REMEMBRANCE DAY & NOVEMBER BREAK – Please note that there are no classes from November 11 to 15.

GIVINGTUESDAY – For the first time, we are participating in GivingTuesday on (and around) December 3. You may have seen some information in our newsletter these past few weeks as we begin to share more and more about this campaign of celebrating the collective spirit of generosity. Watch your inbox for more information, and for now, you can visit our landing page here https://vwecc.ca/givingtuesday/ to learn a little more.

PARENT-TEACHER INTERVIEWS – An email was sent from Sarah to High School families this morning with details about interviews, please check your inbox for her email. Grade School families should have received an email this morning as well, with options for online sign-ups. (If you do not see your teacher listed, please contact them directly to schedule your interview.) For Early Childhood families, physical sign-up sheets have been posted, please select a time when you pick up or drop off this week.

Camelot Invitation

Have an amazing week.

Laura Bergstrome
Communications & Events Coordinator
Vancouver Waldorf School

604-985-7435 ext 202
Waldorf100 Vancouver Waldorf School

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