Whittier Weekly – Jan 28, 2020

Whittier Weekly – Jan 28, 2020

Family Fun Night – Tonight!

Do you have a busy night planned? Let Lou Malnatti’s make dinner while helping to raise funds for Whittier! Today, 1/28, from 4-10 PM, Lou Malnati’s of Downers Grove, at 440 W 75th Street, will donate 20% of total sales to the Whittier PTA from every order received from Dine-in, Carryout or Delivery. On-line orders excluded, so feel free to call (630) 241-2400.

Additional details attached

PTA Investment Survey

As announced at the last PTA Meeting, the PTA would like to capture information from parents, staff and students on ideas for how to allocate dollars to represent our entire school population.

We are working with Mr. Krugman to gather feedback from the staff and students, and have created a Survey Monkey to gather feedback from our Parents at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VFVY6JP

Whittier Family Fun Fair: Saturday, February 8, 2-4 PM

Please save the date for the first ever Whittier Fun Fair! The event is free for all Whittier Families and will feature Games, Prizes, Treats and More!Save-the-date-Fun-FairDownload

2020 Spring Fundraiser – Friday, February 7

As you may have seen in the backpack flyers, we are excited to announce our Spring Fundraiser, which will be held at Neat Bar and Kitchen in Westmont.

Do you or your family/friends own a business that would want to create meaningful impact right here in our Whittier community? We are looking for additional businesses and families who would be willing to donate funds or items to help make our event a success in return for your business to be featured in our marketing materials.

WE NEED YOUR HELP selling tickets for the GRAND PRIZE RAFFLE!   The winner will take home a trip for two to an all-inclusive resort in Riviera Maya, Mexico, including roundtrip airfare from Chicago to Mexico!  Please read the following info with all the questions and answers! 

Please review the attached files, and visit the link https://whittierschoolpta.org/special-events/spring-fundraiser/. For more info, contact Cindy Maquet for any questions you may have or to get the tickets! cindymaquet@hotmail.com GRAND-PRIZE-RAFFLE-2DownloadSpring-Fundraiser-Event-Order-FormDownload

Chess Scholars Winter Session-Limited Spots Left!

Is your child looking for a fun after school activitiy, which takes place right at Whittier? Chess Scholars may be for them!

No previous knowledge of chess is necessary. Each class will consist of a fun, interactive teaching period and guided practice time. Both beginner and experienced players are welcome and will get to the next level under the guidance of an experienced Chess Scholars coach. There will also be a chess competition with prizes at the end of the session!

Classes are offered weekly on Thursdays, 3-4 PM, starting January 30, ending March 26.

To sign up for chess, please visit https://www.learningmeansfun.com/signup, course code WDG1.23.20