MOMS Club® of Buckingham North

January 2016 Minutes for Moms

Message from the President

It's amazing to me to think that it's 2016! They always say the years go by faster the older you get....I'm starting to believe them. I honestly feel as though I was just writing this newsletter for January 2015, nevertheless 2016. I hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season this year with family and friends and is finding time to relax a bit in between the hustle and bustle. Now it's time to take a post-holiday deep breath and sip your coffee while the children play with all their new toys and activities (and hope it occupies them for most of the day!). Then it's time to buckle up for the winter months ahead and cross our fingers that it's not a tough winter with a lot of snow, ice and record breaking cold temperatures...or at least that's my personal wish because I am a warm weather, flip-flop loving girl at heart! So cheers to a new year and may it be filled with health and happiness for everyone!

January Birthdays- Happy Birthday!!

Moms:

2 - Tonia Maschi
6 - Missy Sanchez
7 - Stacey Friedman
11 - Ann Marie Manelski
22 - Stacy Kingsbury

Kids:

? - Baby Sanchez
2 - Sofia Sanchez
3 - Benjamin Poretta
6 - Aidan McKeever
10 - Sofia Lerro
25 - Jake Friedman
31 - Sam Maschi

Upcoming Events

Here are the events for this month:

January 8th: Open Gym at Central Bucks 10 - 11:30 am
January 11th: Giggle Discoveries 10- 1 pm at Giggleberry Fair
January 15th: Snowman Party 7 pm
January 19th: Toddler Storytime 11 am at Doylestown Library
January 22nd: Members Social at Library 10 - 11:30 am
January 27th: Playpals 9:30 - 12 pm at Buxmont Indoor Center
January 28th: Mommy's lunch date 12:30 pm at Chik-Fil-A, Warrington

Past Events

December was a fun month! Our big event for this month was our Holiday Party- it was a great night out! We had our annual event at the Bucks Club- it was a night of good food, laughs and even some door prizes. It was so nice to see everyone there!! We also had our monthly members social, a library playdate, and a day at Rebounderz.
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Hosts Needed

We are looking for hosts for our February, March and April Members Social. If you would like to volunteer to host one of these events at your house, you would pick the date and time that work best for you. You would provide a few snacks and drinks and everyone attending the event would bring a peanut free snack to share as well. If you would be interested in hosting one of these events, please e-mail me: kdavison18@hotmail.com. Thanks!!

Did You Know...

For something new and different, here are some (very!) random facts you may not know...

Elephants are the only mammals that can't jump.

A duck's quack doesn't echo, and no one knows why.

The name Jeep came from the abbreviation used in the army for the "General Purpose" vehicle, G.P.

Despite its "Sunshine State" nickname, Florida is not the sunniest U.S. state- Arizona is, closely followed by Nevada.

The "french" in french fries, actually describes the way the spuds are sliced, not their country of origin.

The "x" in "X-ray' indicates an unknown quantity, much like it does in mathematics.

You can tell from the statue of a mounted horseman how the rider died. If all four of the horse's feet are on the ground, he died of natural causes. One foot raised means he died from wounds suffered in battle. Two legs raised means he died in action.

Craft Ideas

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Sunshine Committee

The Sunshine Commitee is in place to help out fellow moms of the club if the need arises, by arranging meals or support from other members. So if you know of a MOMS Club member who is expecting a baby, has a long-term illness, or is in need of meals or support from other members, please contact Stephanie at: slwenger@hotmail.com.

Board Members

President:
Kellie Horvath
215-370-4039
kdavison18@hotmail.com

VP of Administration:
Leslie McGrady
LD726DOLL@yahoo.com

VP of Membership:
Noel de la Pena

noelpdelapena@hotmail.com


Secretary:
Erin Leber

erin.wegeler@gmail.com

Treasurer:
Joy McDonough
joymcdonough@yahoo.com

Contacts

Primary Coordinator
Cara Borian
249 Atlantic Ave.
Sinking Spring, PA 19608
(610) 927-9129
cara3914@yahoo.com

Secondary Coordinator
Erin Fischer
508 Bentley Court
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 280-0330
erin.fischer@momsclub.org

Conference Coordinator
Nadine Young
Nadine.young@momsclub.org

A little smile, a word of cheer, A bit of love from someone near, A little gift from one held dear, Best wishes for the coming year. - John Greenleaf Whittier

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