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Mark your calendars for Bledsoe’s Fall Festival on October 20th from 5-7pm!

Tickets are on sale now and envelopes were sent home last week with your child. Preordered tickets

ordered by October 16th are $10 per child. Each ticket includes all games, prizes, cotton candy and popcorn. Food trucks will be on site to purchase food. All prepaid tickets will be available for pickup at Will Call at the festival. Tickets purchased at the door the day of the Fall Festival will be $15. Adults and kids under 4 are free.

Sip N Snips

Our next Sip n’ Snips will be held on Friday, October 20th in the cafeteria immediately following Good Morning Bledsoe. Enjoy time with fellow volunteers as we “Sip” some coffee and “Snip” projects to help our teachers! Everyone is welcome! The only requirement is that your background check has been completed. Please contact Julie Anderson at with any questions. We look forward to seeing you there!

Book Fair

Howdy! Are you ready to saddle up and read? Our Wild West Book Fair kicks off on October 20th after GMB. We are currently looking for volunteers to make our Book Fair run smoothly. If you are interested in helping, please click on the link below to sign up. There are multiple days and times available, feel free to sign up for as many as you'd like!

Descriptions of each available volunteer positions are on the above link. We are looking for help with putting up decorations (October 12-13), setting up the Book Fair (October 16-17), support during class preview days (October 18-19), floor support and cashiers during the Book Fair (October 20, 23-25) and take down (October 25). Thank you so much for your help with the Wild West Book Fair.

If you have any questions please email the Book Fair Chair at

PTA Reflections

Is your child interested in participating in Reflections this year but they aren't sure how to get started?

- Consider the category that you are most passionate about: writing, film, photography, music composition, visual arts, or dance choreography.

- Reflect on this year's themes, "Within Reach"

- Create

- Program rules and entry forms can be found at:

- Submit your entry into the Bledsoe Library by Friday, October 27

*When filling out your entry form, please make sure that a member of your household is a PTA member.

* 50% of your score will come from how well your artwork reflects this year's theme. You can best describe this in your "Artist Statement" found on the entry form.

- Additional Questions:


The 2017-18 Bledsoe Directory is now available. For full instructions and additional information visit the PTA website.

Upcoming PTA Dates:

Thursday, October 19- Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

Friday, October 20- Sip N Snip

Friday, October 20- Fall Festival 5-7pm and Book Fair

Monday, October 23 and Tuesday, October 24- Spring Creek BBQ Spirit Nig

Important Dates

October 13th - GMB

October 20th - Book Fair Opens & Fall Festival

October 23rd - 27th - Red Ribbon Week

October 28th - Gary Burns Fun Run