In this Update…
This year’s Spring Fayre takes place on the 26th of May (this Saturday), from 1 to 4pm in the grounds of the school.
We need 4 MORE VOLUNTEERS for FACE PAINTING at the Spring Fayre and all the RAFFLE TICKETS back please.
Read on for more details… Continue reading “PTA Spring Fayre: We Need your help!!!”
You can see snaps from today’s PTA Fun Run on the Community website. Just click the photo below.
In a minor change the route of the five kilometre Fun Run for Saturday 24th March has been altered.
The previous route took in the Boggs Holdings main road which lacks pedestrian footpaths. The revised route now avoids this, making it both safer and requiring fewer marshals on the day.
Click the image below for further details and to see the revised map.
Whether you plan to take part in the PTA’s Fun Run on the 24th March, or you simply want to know which places would be good to catch all the action on the day, the PDF map will tell you what you need to know.
View pictures from this evenings PTA Ceilidh.
Parents may already be aware of the campaign by members of the community trying to raise much needed funds for the repair of Pencaitland Parish Church. In order to hit the target of £70,000 (now at £47,000) a number of local fundraising events are planned.
If you would like to know more about what’s coming up please visit the full story and list of planned events on the Pencaitland Community Council’s website.
The Pencaitland Playgroup’s annual summer fair takes place tomorrow (Saturday 25th) at the Carriage House, between 1 and 4pm.
There will be food (burgers, ice-cream, teas and coffees and home baking), plenty of stalls (second-hand books and toys, bric-a-brac, bags, jewellery, make-up), face painting, arts and crafts, tombola and a number of competitions where you can win, amongst other things, tickets to East Links, the Air Show at East Fortune.
ABOUT PENCAITLAND PLAYGROUP
Open since 1968, the playgroup has a long tradition of working with the children of Pencaitland and the surrounding area. It offers a safe and happy environment for children to work and play in, with two full-time staff members providing a morning service based in the Sports Pavillion next to the bowling club. Activities offered include sand and water play, art and craft activities, baking, books and music and movement.
The annual PTA Summer Fayre will take place on
Saturday 28th May 2011, from 1-4pm.
The PTA would be grateful of donations of the following:
- Used (not broken) toys
- Books (all ages)
- CD’s and DVD’s
- Children’s bikes, adult bikes, trikes and scooters (there will be a bike stall)
- Home baking (bring on the day)
- Bottles, biscuits, chocolates, general gifts for tombola
Please drop off any donations at the school office.
If you can’t manage to bring donations to the school, please contact Graham Wilson 01875 341 021 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and they will arrange pick-up.
HELPERS – Please fill in a helper form at the school reception or contact one of the PTA if you can help at the Fayre. You can help for half of the event or the full event.
Thank you in advance for your support,
Pencaitland Primary School PTA
At just £2.50 a copy, it’s not only a practical calendar put together by the PTA and volunteers, but also contains useful and important dates throughout the year for parents. It makes an excellent gift this Christmas. Remember, money raised from each sale will go to the many good school projects which the Parent Teachers Association supports.
Check your child’s school-bag for the supplied order form or hand in your name, number of copies required and the relevant amount to school reception.