Join us for Bids 4 Kids,
Ocean Avenue’s PTO Auction
Thursday November 6th, 5:30-8:30 at the Mariner’s Church at 368 Fore Street
Planning to attend? RSVP to Cricket or Kerri today!
We’ve got lots of fantastic auction items coming in such as:
- Two Celtics tickets – 12 rows off the floor!
- Night at the Hyatt Place in Portland, complete with couples’ massage!
- Sky Box for Sea Dogs game May 9, 2015!
- $500 gift card from Revision Heat
- Weekend getaway at a Sugarloaf mountainside condo
- Sketches from children’s author and illustrator Kevin Hawkes
- Special artwork our kids have been creating such as Miss Brenner’s class clock, Grade 2 bead bracelet, and the scarf made by kids in BEACH.
Thursday October 23 | 6:00 – 7:30pm
OAES Library | Child Care Provided
- Hear Lisa Crowley, OAES teacher and learn about Talk Science
- Help OAES create its mission statement, vision, and beliefs about teaching and learning
- Learn about the PTO, activities and events
- Meet other OAES parents and guardians
Check out the September Meeting Minutes here. FMI contact Nanette Dyer Blake, PTO President at email@example.com
Check out the Ocean Avenue School and PTO October Newsletter for information on upcoming events and programs you won’t want to miss!
Thursdays October 9,16 and 23
3:15 to 4:15pm at OAES
The Ocean Avenue PTO is excited to welcome One Tree Center/Artists for Social Change for an after-school enrichment program. Art instructors from One Tree will explore various social and cultural themes with our kids using a variety of mediums including painting, collage, sculpture. Fee for 3 classes is $36.
All kids aged K through 5 are welcome!
Questions and registration contact:
Enrichment Director Lisa Hicks at Lisa@oapto.org
Monday September 29 from 7 to 8:30pm
The Woodfords Club, 179 Woodfords Street Portland
Meet the candidates: ask them questions, learn more about how they plan to improve Portland. Plenty of parking, snacks and drinks provided.
School Board candidates include:
- Gene Landry: father of two students at OAES, active in public education, owner of Persistence Media (running at-large)
- John Eder: former State Representative, Green Party member, co-founder of Friends of Congress Square Park (running at-large)
- Stephanie Hatzenbuehler: social worker with Maine Medical Partners (District 4)
- Rebecca Wartell: community organizer and activist (District 4)
- Justin Costa: current School Board Member for District 4
- Raymond Ruby: Director of South Portland Boys and Girls Club
- Rosemary Mahoney: non-profit director and former Portland City police officer