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    Walnut Acres Annual Food Drive
    April 14-18

    This month, we will host our annual food drive benefiting the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano, and the 149,000+ people they feed each month. Their mission is to reduce food waste, feed hungry people, and raise awareness on hunger in our community. Let's join them by donating any of these food items:
    • Canned Meat, Fish & Soups
    • Canned Ready to Eat Meals
    • Canned Vegetables & Tomato Products
    • Peanut Butter (plastic container)
    • Iron Rich Cereal (45% or more of daily value)
    • 100% Fruit Juice (48 oz. or less plastic bottles)
    • Canned Fruit (in juice)
    • Dry Beans (any type)
    • Enriched Rice or Pasta
    • Powdered Milk
    We will be accepting canned/packaged food in barrels set up in each classroom.  Look for the brown paper bag coming home soon, and fill it and send it in theweek of April 14-18.
    Thank you for your support!
    Leigh-Ann Andrada and Erin Roeder
    Community Service Co-Chairs

    Upcoming Key Dates

    4/3- Site Council 3-4 PM
    4/3- Art Show
    4/14-18- Food Drive
    4/15- PFC Meeting 7 PM, WA Library
    4/17- Sing Out/Volunteer Appreciation 8 AM MUR
    4/21-25- Spring Break
    5/1- Site Council Meeting 3-4 PM
    5/5-9- Teacher Appreciation Week

    2013-14 Monthly key dates (click here)
    2013-14 Google School Calendar 

    PFC President's Message

    • April 4, 2014
      “Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.” -Anonymous

      Greeting and Happy Spring Walnut Acres Families!  

      There is much excitement involved at Walnut Acres as the end of the school year is just around the bend.  The PFC board members have been busy throughout the year and are now involved in planning for the next school year on all aspects of support and volunteerism.

      You’re invited!  The Parent Faculty Club invites you to an informal coffee in Room A-1 (next to the school office) on Thursday morning, April 10th from 7:45am-9am. This is a great opportunity to learn more about volunteering on the PFC and how you can get involved.   If you are not able to attend the coffee because you are heading off to work or have prior commitment please feel free to contact me at  I, along with the current board members, are happy to answer questions or provide you information about the various board positions available.   All parents have the opportunity to find a place to help within our school and our volunteers are a vital part of Walnut Acres‘ success! 

      The next PFC meeting is schedule for Tuesday, April 15th at 7pm in the school library.  As I mentioned before, the next two PFC meetings will be an essential part of planning for the next school year.  We will present the proposed 2014-15 PFC Budget, discuss the Jaguar Fund donation and go over the open board positions.  The May PFC meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 20th at 7pm.  I look forward to working together on these important decisions to support Walnut Acres’ success in the coming school year!

      What an amazing Auction and special thanks to all of the families who were part of the process.  We are excited to report that through our community’s collective generosity and hard work, the PFC raised $92,000 for our children!

      I am truly proud of the wonderful community of Walnut Acres families who so generously share their time and talent, donate and work hard to provide our children enriching experiences and help support Walnut Acres to continue to manage the high standards we want for our kids. Thank you and have a safe and memorable Spring Break!

      Graciously your 2013-14 President,

      Monica Chang

      Posted Apr 15, 2014, 3:46 PM by PFC President
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    Special Thanks to...

    • April & May 2014
      Special thanks to the following volunteers for sharing their time and talent for our current community events, enrichment programs and ongoing communication.

      Art Show:
      Robin Piantidosi

      Golf Tournament:
      Todd Scheid
      James Vanderbeek

      Open House:
      Jodi Magee
      Erin Eyerly

      Teacher Appreciation:
      Kristi Leto
      Debbie Sullivan

      Erin Jordahl
      Elizabeth Salmon-Omski

      District Liaison:
      Beth Bremer

      Recycle Program:
      Christianna Cohen

      Posted Apr 15, 2014, 3:44 PM by PFC President
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