Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

gallery_teacher_gallery Thank you to our amazing teachers and volunteers! Grace is the place it is because of you, and our kids are so lucky that their first school experience is with this wonderful team.

Celebrating Earth Day at Grace! – Sunday, April 24

happy-earth-day Come celebrate Earth Day at Grace Cooperative Preschool! Families are invited to join us for a fun morning in the preschool backyard, featuring environmentally-themed arts and crafts, educational displays about vermiculture and home gardens, a book exchange, and…Jungle James and his animal friends! Admission is free, and the event runs from 10:30 am – noon. We hope you can join us!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

unnamedWishing you all a Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Hoping those leprechauns didn’t pull TOO many pranks at your home!

Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day! Sesame Street friends from all over the world have a special message for today! (See link below for video)

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Kami – South Africa

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Galli Galli – India

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Tuktuki – Bangladesh

https://www.facebook.com/SesameStreet/videos/10154002106539549/

Pajama Math for Preschoolers at the Concord Library – March 14, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

March 14 is “Pi Day” – what better way to celebrate than with “Pajama Math” with your preschooler?

Kids and the Internet – Helpful Advice for Parents

A former Grace parent, Traci Bonde, is now the CTO of Dublin Unified School District. She was recently interviewed by OneDublin.org, and had some helpful insights to share with parents about kids and the internet.

http://onedublin.org/2016/02/29/meet-dublin-unified-school-district-cto-traci-bonde-taking-ed-tech-forward/

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Happy Lunar New Year!

happy-chines-new-year-2016-background_23-2147533266 Happy Lunar New Year to all our Grace friends and families who are celebrating the Year of the Monkey with their own little monkeys!

Pancake Breakfast 2016 – Tickets on Sale Now!

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Pancakes! Who doesn’t love PANCAKES?

It’s that time of year once again…time for the annual Grace Cooperative Preschool Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser! (Try saying that 5 times fast!)

When: Saturday, Feb. 6    8:30 – 11 am

Where: The Oak Room, Grace Presbyterian Church

What:

* Adorable Decorations! (This year’s theme: “Look in a Book”)

* Arts and Crafts for the Kids!

*  A Chance to Catch Up with Current and Alumni Families!

* Delicious Pancakes!

* And of course…Our Famous Raffle featuring over 100 Fabulous Prizes, including:

*Ski passes to Sugar Bowl
*Round of golf and golf cart – Boundary Oaks
*Family passes to Lindsay Wildlife Museum, Bay Area Discovery museum, Fairyland, Chabot Space Center, Children’s Creativity Museum
*Gift Cards to Cheesecake Factory, Big 5, Small Talk Cafe, Buttercup Grill, Tutu Ballet School, La Morinda Pizza

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This beautiful quilt handmade by a Grace grandma will be raffled off at the Pancake Breakfast!

And many, many more!

Why: All proceeds go directly towards our wonderful Music Program, Scholarship Assistance, and Classroom Improvements! Who doesn’t love the chance to help everyone’s favorite little preschool??

Ticket Info:

Raffle Tickets: $1/ticket or a bargain at 12 tickets for $10!

Meal Tickets: $5/adults; $3/kids; FREE/children 3 and under

We hope to see you there!!!

 

 

Happy New Year’s Eve!

Regardless of how late you manage to stay up tonight, have a wonderful New Year’s Eve!

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Merry Christmas to You and Yours!

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