Time to dig out and dust off all the school curriculum you no longer need, and bring it to . . .
NPLH’s Curriculum Sale!
Come and sell or just to shop!
Guest are very welcome, so do invite your friends.
(If they’d like to sell, please have them contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org)
A limited number of tables will be available, but feel free to bring your own or use the plentiful floor space! =)
Thursday, May 14
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Riverside Community Church
37W130 Crane Road
St. Charles, IL 60175(at Randall & Crane)
Great opportunity if you are in the far Western burbs:
Elburn Community Center Gym
525 N. Main Street,
Drop off: May 15, 10 am – 8 pm
Swap: May 16, 9 am – 2 pm
What is a Swap Shop ?
Swap Shop gives area families a chance
to bring in items they no longer need
and swap for items they can use.
They accept everything in good usable condition. Nothing to swap?
Please come anyway and be blessed with God’s provision.
Would you like to volunteer to have a chance to pre-shop? Other questions? email@example.com
Who organizes the Swap Shop ?
This event is hosted by Authentic Moms, a local Christian mom’s group.
Their desire is to follow 1 John 3:16-18, to love with actions & truth,
not just words.
Received via email:
Thought I would personally send you the upcoming dates and flyers for the My Father’s World expos in Illinois. Registration is free on mfwbooks.com, (under events tab) so it is a great way for homeschool families, or those considering homeschooling, to have an opportunity to browse materials in a more relaxed setting. They are all open house style from 11-3.
Peoria is Thursday, April 30th at the Embassy Suites
Naperville is Friday, May 1st at the Marriot by 88 and Naperville Rd.
Crystal Lake is Saturday, May 2nd at the Holiday Inn on Rt.31
Please pass along to any groups or families that may have an interest. All of the teacher’s manuals, curriculum sets, as well as math and science books will be set up on display. Doug and I are not sure yet if we will be joining the team for the Illnois events this year, but all of the travel teams are super helpful in answering questions!
Field trip opportunity –
Red Clay Dance, is having their annual spring concert school matinee April 28th at the Beverly Arts Center.
Show is from 11am-12:15pm.
Tickets are only $5.
If interested in purchasing tickets for the matinee please call 773-624-8411 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday at 5pm.
Received from Tri Cities Enrichment Co-op (TEC):
Open House & Teacher Expo
April 14, 2015
Are you looking for a home school group for
your family, some additional enrichment
classes, or academic classes to round out
your curriculum at home?
We are a Christian home school group of families who meet on Tuesdays
at Lord of Life Church (just 5 min. west of Randall Rd past Geneva)
- Science: Apologia Biology, Apologia Physical Science and Elementary sciences
- Spanish: Elementary through High School
- Art: Elementary through High School
- Speech & Drama Techniques, Cooking, Sewing
- Geography classes & HS Social Studies
- Language Arts: IEW Writing and Literature
- Gym Classes: Elementary
- And more…
Our instructors are qualified teachers who love their subject areas and
teach from a Biblical Worldview. Teachers are paid, not volunteers.
We are a parent run co-op. The success of our group depends on the
involvement of caring, committed parents. As part of the co-op, parents
are expected to serve periodically.
Please email us at:
Visit our Website at Tri-Cities-Enrichement-co-op.com
Received a notice about this event via email:
Saturday, April 11, 2015, 1 – 4pm
Location Meyer Science Center Building
In celebration of the United Nations’ International Year of Light, Wheaton College hosts a free open house featuring science- and light-themed fun! The event takes place on campus at the Meyer Science Center from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 11.
This family-friendly event invites children and families to learn how light-based technologies work, enjoy interactive, hands-on labs, and (weather permitting) use our state-of-the-art equipment for solar observations.
The Meyer Science Center is located at 430 Howard Street in Wheaton; parking is available in the Howard Street parking lot, or on the east side of the Billy Graham Center. For more information, please call the Office of Media Relations at 630.752.5015.
Received via email (check website for more details):
Spring Concert of Worship
Judson University Choir
with Special Guest Artist
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Herrick Chapel at Judson University
1151 N. State Street, Elgin, IL 60123
Tickets: $10 Adults, $8 Seniors and Alumni,
$5 Students (age 5 and up)
(Note: Children under the age of 5 may attend for free, but may
need to sit on the lap of an adult, depending on seating availability)
and provide name and number of tickets desired.
Pick up and pay for tickets (cash or check only) at
the will-call table at event. Make checks payable to
Tickets also available at the door, however space is
limited and reserved ticketholders will be given priority.
Hope you can join us for a great evening of worship with Michael Card!
Cheryl A. Richardson
Office Manager/Center for Worship in the Performing Arts
Committed to the Student, Spiritual Development and Excellence
Info received from HSLDA:
We are the West Suburban Home School Band, also known as the WSHSB. Our organization follows the model of a community band and includes all wind instruments, woodwinds and brass, as well as a full percussion section. There are 4 band levels, Cadet, completely beginner, to highest level, the Symphonic Band, comprised of students who are in high school, qualified junior high students, and adult musicians. Membership has grown from 46 students/26 families in 2001, to over 150 members from over 80 families in 2014-2015. We are located in suburban Illinois, about an hour away from Chicago, DuPage County.
Our band open house takes place on April 9th, 2015, from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. at Resurrection Catholic Church, 30 W 350 E Army Trail Rd, Wayne, IL 60184.
We encourage anyone interested in a band program for their children to come and check our group out.
If there is any more opportunity for spreading the word about our organization, please let us know.
Anyone interested in joining the band should contact the director, Karen Borow, at email@example.com, 630-231-6155, or visit our website http://www.wshsb.com/.
Please help us in spreading the word about the WSHSB to your group.
Public Relations Representative for the WSHSB