Wilkinson Weekly Event & Activities Email
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Happy Monday, Wilkinson! Today is Day 3. Here's your weekly rundown of what's happening at the school.

Wilkinson Art Show
The annual Art Show, on this week, is special because every child in the school participates, and each child chooses the piece they’d like to display. Please free feel to pop in and view the gallery in Room 3 at the following times:

  • Monday 12:00 to 4:00
  • Tuesday 8:30 to 4:00
  • Wednesday 8:30 to 4:00
  • Thursday 8:30 to 5:00
  • Friday 8:30 to 11:30  

Reminder: Wilkinson Open House
The annual Wilkinson Junior Public School Open House will take place on Thursday, May 5th from 10.00 to 11:00 am and again from 2:00 to 3.00 pm. This is a great opportunity for our current families to visit the school to meet the faculty and staff. Student Ambassadors will give a guided tour of the school, so please feel free to drop in.

Message from the TDSB: Live Webcast
We are always looking to improve communication with parents across the city. Please join us on Tuesday, May 3 from 8:00 to 9:00 pm as we host our first live webcast for parents/guardians. Please join the conversation.

We will begin the session with a welcome and update on recent developments at the TDSB. This will be followed by a chance for parents/guardians to ask questions. After the webcast, please participate in a short survey about the webcast format and share your thoughts about topics for future sessions.

HPE Program Update
Healthy Snack of the Week
May 2-6 Cucumbers
May 9-13  Peaches, Plums or Pears

Be sure to check Mr. Kasaval's website for sports updates. 

Fun Fair Information Packages
Please check backpacks because Fun Fair information packages are on the way home this week. Visit the Fun Fair page on the website for regular updates as we get closer to the biggest Wilkinson event of the year!

Reminder: Parent Council Meeting TONIGHT
The next meeting of the Wilkinson School Community Council is on TONIGHT from 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the library.* See the agenda to learn what's up for discussion this month. 

Childcare is available upon request. All parents/guardians are welcome, you don't need to be a member to attend. 

* Note location change

Movie Night on Friday
Join us in the gym on Friday, May 6 at 7:00 pm for a showing of Alvin and the Chipmunks - The Road Chip. See the movie night flyer for full details. 

Reminder: Learning Garden Clean-up on Saturday
The annual clean-up of the Learning Garden is scheduled for Saturday, May 7th from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and we would love to have your help! Please be prepared to bring your own gloves and tools, and visit the Wilkinson website for more details

Refugee Sponsorship Group Meeting
The Wilkinson-St. David's Refugee Sponsorship Group is having an open information meeting at St. David's Anglican Church, 49 Donlands Ave, on Thursday, May 19th from 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Ian McBride from the Anglican United Refugee Alliance will update us on our wait for a family.  We will also provide a fundraising update, information about the government-assisted refugee family we are helping through the Welcome Project, as well as information about how you can help us advocate to sponsor a family sooner.  
If you've missed our other meetings please feel welcome to come to this one.  If you would like to read more about our Welcome Project efforts or to download sample advocacy letters, please visit our website. See you there!

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