Oak Farm Community Memo

March 20, 2015

TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO ORDER SCHOOL LUNCH FOR APRIL!

Dates to Note:

Monday, March 23: Golf Practice - for whole team
Tuesday, March 24:
Track Practice
Wednesday, March 25: Golf Practice - for whole team
March 26 - 27: Parent Teacher Conferences - School Closed
March 30 - April 3: Spring Break
Monday, April 20: SCHOOL WILL BE IN SESSION - make-up snow day
Friday, April 24: Oak Farm Earth Fest 3:30-6:00

Oak Farm Celebrates Earth Day in a new way!

Mark Your Calendar for Earth Fest!


Join us on Friday afternoon, April 24th from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. as we open the campus and the classrooms to celebrate the many ways that our children learn about the Earth and its peoples. This event will feature:


  • Student created music and art

  • Student work, projects and curricular materials displayed in classrooms

  • Activities led by community experts and resources on sustainable living

  • Oak Farm's Annual Book Fair


Stay tuned for more details about this exciting, family friendly event!


Please note - This event will replace the “Arts Festival” held in the past.

Oak Farm's Annual Book Fair

Coming to Earth Fest? Be sure to save some time to check out the Book Fair in the Victorian House Library. There will be books for all ages to peruse and purchase! Doors will be open from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!

Attention 4th Grade Families

Starting in September, every fourth-grader in the nation will receive an “Every Kid in a Park” pass that’s good for FREE admission to all of America’s federal lands and waters -- for them and their families -- for a full year. To learn more, visit:


http://www.nationalparks.org/ook/every-kid-in-a-park

Jr. Indiana Master Naturalist Class

Offered at Fox Island County Park

This course is designed for children, ages 9-12, who are really nuts about nature! If your child is interested in exploring the natural world of Allen County, we offer this class to encourage such exploration. Students will learn about specific topics of nature, such as reptiles or mammals! They will have the opportunity to talk to a live owl or hold a few live turtles. They will study salamanders, frogs, soils, geology, birds and much, much more! Cost: $100. Dates: March 30 – April 3, Monday-Friday 9:30am – 3:30pm (Spring Break) For more information go to http://allencountyparks.org/2014/12/jr-indiana-master-naturalist-class/