Buy your tickets for Comedian Pat McGann! Deadline is this Thursday.

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This THURSDAY is the deadline to buy tickets for Comedian Pat McGann!

Chicago native Pat McGann is a stand-up comedian, a television host, and a regular on stage at Zanies! In 2015, he made his second appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Pat created and hosted the Emmy nominated television show “The Chicago Stand Up Project” and has promised Riverside a night of laughs on October 20th!

  • Date: Friday, October 20th
  • Doors will open at 7pm.
  • Show will begin a 8pm with a comedian opener before Pat comes on stage.
  • 50/50 Raffle
  • Cash bar throughout the evening.
  • Food tent (cash only): appetizers and finger food
  • Location: Riverside Golf Club, 2520 Desplaines Ave, North Riverside
  • Cost: $20 per ticket *Everyone is welcome! You do not need to have a student at Blythe Park to purchase tickets.

Click on the CheddarUp button below to purchase your tickets now! (There will be a limited number of tickets available.)

Questions? Contact Katie Lorch at katielorch@gmail.com

PTA Meeting this Tuesday, October 17th

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There will be a Blythe Park PTA meeting this Thursday, October 17th at 7:00pm in the lunch room. Please join us to hear about upcoming events.

The meeting minutes, agenda and Treasurer’s Report can be reviewed by clicking on the following links:

Questions? Contact Katie Ford at fordfamily4@rocketmail.com

Cardio Kids – Volunteer spots still available for this week.

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Volunteer spots for parent/guardian helpers are still available this Wednesday and Thursday for Cardio Kids.

Helpers can sign-up to hand out lap markers or patrol the course to ensure student safety.

If interested, please click on the following sign-up button:

 Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Orientation for Library Shelving Volunteers – Wed., Oct. 25th

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There will be a short orientation meeting next Wednesday for everyone interested in volunteering to shelve books in the library.

Library Orientation – For volunteers interested in shelving.
DATE – Wednesday, October 25th

TIME – 8:05 – 8:30 am
WHERE – Blythe Park Library

Questions? Please contact Mrs. Prodanich at prodanichp@district96.org

Yoga and TaeKwonDo Classes – Registration OPEN for Session 2

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Registration is open for SESSION 2 Yoga and TaeKwonDo classes. (Register by Tuesday, October 31st.)

*NO single class passes will be available this year. You must register for the entire session.

TO REGISTER – Please click on the following CheddarUp button, no matter your payment method (cash, check, credit):

Questions? Contact Katie Lorch at katielorch@gmail.com


Kids Yoga
Stephanie Roldan from Blissful Owl will hold classes every Wednesday from 3:00-3:45pm in the Blythe Park Gym for boys and girls in Kindergarten – 5th Grade.

*NOTE: NO single class passes will be available this year. You must sign up for the entire session. (Also, no prorating, no make-up days unless the instructor needs to reschedule, no refunds.)

**Session 1 Yoga classes end next Wednesday, October 25th.

Session 2
Wednesdays, 3:00-3:45pm
November 1st – December 13th (6 weeks, no class 11/22)
$60


Kids TaeKwonDo
Vinson Villena, owner of Flying V Athletic Center, will hold TaeKwonDo classes every Thursday from 3:00-3:45pm in the Blythe Park Gym for all students in Kindergarten – 5th Grade.

Uniform (Dobuk) is optional. Purchase information will be handed out during class.

*NOTE: NO single class passes will be available this year. You must sign up for the entire session. (Also, no prorating, no make-up days unless the instructor needs to reschedule, no refunds.)

**Session 1 TaeKwonDo classes end next Thursday, October 26th.

Session 2
Thursdays, 3:00-3:45pm
November 2nd – December 14th (6 weeks, no class 11/23)
$60

Hot Lunch is next Friday, October 27th. Make online reservations by Wednesday, October 25th.

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Treat your kid(s) to a hot lunch and treat yourself to a day off from packing lunches!

Hot Lunch is next Friday, October 27th. The menu will include: a slice of cheese pizza, seasonal fruit, a treat and a drink. The cost per child is $5.00. (You can pay for the remainder of the year or single lunches.)

TO REGISTER – Please click on the following CheddarUp button, no matter your payment method (cash, check, credit). Reservation deadline is WEDNESDAY, October 25th.

If paying by cash or check (payable to Blythe Park PTA) please place payment in an envelope marked with your family name and “Hot Lunch” and bring to the school office.

*NOTE – This program is only for children that have the option of staying at school for lunch.

Questions? Contact Katie Ford at fordfamily4@rocketmail.com

Clip Box Tops to earn $$$ for Blythe Park! Contest details coming soon….

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Be on the lookout for exciting information about this year’s Box Tops program and contests in upcoming Happenings.

Clip Box Tops and send them to school in a zippered plastic bag or attached to the collection sheet in the following link marked with your child’s classroom name and return to the Blythe Park office: Box Tops Collection Sheet

You can also learn more about Box Tops by visiting their website and clicking on the following link: Box Tops for Education

Stand-Up Comedian Pat McGann – Friday, October 20th

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Enjoy an Adult Night Out at Riverside Golf Club to see Stand-Up Comedian Pat McGann!

Chicago native Pat McGann is a stand-up comedian, a television host, and a regular on stage at Zanies! In 2015, he made his second appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman.” Pat created and hosted the Emmy nominated television show “The Chicago Stand Up Project” and has promised Riverside a night of laughs on October 20th!

  • Date: Friday, October 20th
  • Doors will open at 7pm.
  • Show will begin a 8pm with a comedian opener before Pat comes on stage.
  • 50/50 Raffle
  • Cash bar throughout the evening.
  • Food tent (cash only): appetizers and finger food
  • Location: Riverside Golf Club, 2520 Desplaines Ave, North Riverside
  • Cost: $20 per ticket *Everyone is welcome! You do not have to have a student at Blythe Park to purchase tickets.

Click on the CheddarUp button below to purchase your tickets now! (There will be a limited number of tickets available.)

Questions? Contact Katie Lorch at katielorch@gmail.com

Scoops for Survivors of Hurricane Maria – THIS Friday

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Blythe Park students can help the survivors of Hurricane Maria by buying a scoop of ice cream this Friday, sponsored by the Student Council!

Scoops for Survivors of Hurricane Maria

WHEN – Friday, October 13th during lunch
COST – Minimum donation of $1 (cash only) for one scoop of ice cream in a cup.

Library volunteers needed to shelve books.

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Mrs. Prodanich is looking for 2 or more dedicated shelvers who would be able to come in at the same time each week to shelve library books.

If you have questions or are interested – Please contact Mrs. Prodanich at prodanichp@district96.org