Thank you to everyone that attended the first PAC meetings in September. Our PAC officer for the 2017-2018 school year is Kristina Menke. The Robin’s Nest PAC is open to all parents and members of PHUMC who wish to actively support our school. PAC meetings are generally the first Thursday and Friday of each month at 9:15 a.m. Come join a committee and make new friends. Siblings are welcome!


Get your tax free orders in by October 6th!  Online sales will continue until January 10th so you can download the app, register and send out invitations (tax applies to all online orders). It’s a great way to get some early holiday shopping done. Let’s make this the best fall fundraiser ever!


Operation Christmas Child is our fall mission. We will be packing shoeboxes! Every shoebox gift delivered by Operation Christmas Child is a tangible expression of God’s amazing love. Details will be sent home in backpacks and by email.

Collection Date: Month of Oct.             Assembly Dates: Nov. 6th – 10th


On Saturday, October 14th 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Palm Harbor United Methodist Church is having a FOOD FEST! This is going to be a FUN time! There will be lots of children’s activities, bounce houses, food trucks, live music, vendors and carnival games.


Calling all animals to the ark! The Robin’s Nest 3 and 4 year old’s have been practicing for this fun event! Parents are asked to bring in an animal costume  in a labeled bag (no masks allowed; shoes are required) the day of your child’s event. Everyone is invited to come and watch the Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. in the sanctuary.

Two’s classes are invited to watch the parade with a parent.

  • Thursday, Oct. 26th: rooms 108, 114, 116          · Friday, Oct. 27th: rooms 102, 104, 108, 110


Mark your calendars! The annual Breakfast with Santa will be held on Saturday, December 9th at 9:00 a.m. Tickets will go on sale November 6th in The Robin’s Nest office. You don’t want to miss this wonderful event!


CONGRATULATIONS – We are happy to inform you that the following businesses and/or families have adopted a classroom:

The Brannon Family                                       The Brightman Family                                                              

The Gonnelli Family                                        Audrey and Marc Ford

The Rouse Family                                           The Schmidt Family                                                                 

The Hanff Family                                             The Jordan Family (3)                                                             

The Knable Family                                          The Strong Family

Wayne and Julia Sager                                   The Fernandes-Miller Family                                                 

The Wortham Family                                       Chicken Salad Chick/The Rohr Family                                     

The Kratimenos Family                                   Clay and Christie McDaniel

The Flynt Family                                               Makenzie Attuso’s Grandma

The Jackson Family                                         John and Jenny Goad

The Barlas Family                                             The Christensen Family

The Morgan Family

A BIG thank you goes to all who have participated in the adoption program. Adoption forms are available in the office if you are interested.



Oct. 2                     Fire truck visits rooms 112, 114, 108, 116

Oct. 3                     Fire truck visits rooms 112, 108, 110, 102, 104

Oct. 6                     PAC meeting 9:15 a.m. (Santa Shop Coordinators meeting)

Oct. 14                   Palm Harbor Food Fest, 11:00 – 4:00

Oct. 16                   Hurricane makeup day

Oct. 19                   Conferences for the 2-day 2’s and 2-day 3’s classes

                                   No School for 2-day 2’s and 2-day 3’s

                                   Please note 5-day 3’s and 4’s (VPK) will have class!

Oct. 20                   Conferences for the 3-day 2’s, 3-day 3’s, 5-day 3’s, and 4’s

                                    NO SCHOOL for all children

Oct. 26                   Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. – rooms 108, 114, 116

Oct. 27                   Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. – rooms 102, 104, 108, 110

                                    *two year old students may watch the parade with a parent

Oct. 30                   Picture Day for 5-day 3’s, 3-day 3’s, Blake/Biewend

Oct. 31                   Picture Day for 2-day 2’s, Hibbens/Dorsett, 2-day 3’s

Nov. 3                    Picture Day for 3-day 2’s, Bombar/Brinton, Martz/Lilly

Nov. 4                    Time change – set your clocks back 1 hour for Sunday!