Thank you to everyone that attended the first PAC meetings in September. Our PAC officers for the 2019-2020 school year are Sarah Thompson, Brittany Proefke, LeighAnn Sarantopoulos and Tracy Kinney. 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 the Month in room 201 at 9:15 a.m. Come join a committee and make new friends. Siblings are welcome!


Yankee Candle online sales will continue through January 15th so you can download the app, register and send out invitations as well (tax applies to all online orders). It’s a great way to get some early shopping done for the holidays, thank you’s and birthdays!. Let’s make this the best fall fundraiser ever!


Operation Christmas Child is our fall mission. We could not be happier to take part in this amazing cause. Let the packing of shoeboxes begin! Every shoebox gift delivered by Operation Christmas Child is a tangible expression of God’s amazing love. Flyers will go out October 7th with important details.

Collection Dates: October 7th – 25th                                    Assembly Dates: November 4th-8th  


Calling all animals to the ark! The Robin’s Nest 3 and 4 year old’s classrooms have been practicing for this fun event! Parents are asked to bring in an animal costume labeled in a 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.

Parents of two year olds may dress up their child and attend the event together.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 30th: Parent/Wheeley, Martz/Lilly, Bombar/Brinton          
  • Thursday, Oct. 31th: Dominie/Raborn, Parent/Wheeley, Dorsett/Terrio, Blake/Biewend


Mark your calendars! The annual Breakfast with Santa will be held on Saturday,

December 14th at 9:00 a.m. in the multipurpose room/gym. Tickets will go on sale November 4th in the Robin’s Nest office. You don’t want to miss this holiday event!


CONGRATULATIONS – Our list of community partners is growing, 38 and counting! We are happy to inform you that the following businesses and/or families have adopted a classroom:

The Knable Family                                                                     The Jowett Family                

The Schmidt Family                                                                   Sean & Heather Cooper          

Rashael Stasney                                                                         Nichole Agostino

Hawkeye Construction                                                              Ed & Mary Eady (2)

The Christensen Family                                                            The Bache Family

The Thompson Family                                                              The Turner Family

The Fazzini Family                                                                      The Admire Family

The Cox Family                                                                           The Savor Family

Bill & Ashley Gonnelli                                                                James & LeighAnn Sarantopoulos

John & Jenny Goad                                                                   Brain & Spine Neuroscience Institute

The Denicourt Fmaily                                                                Makenzie Attuso’s Grandma (2)

The Ford Family                                                                         Jason & Brittany Proefke

The Clement Family                                                                   The Smith Family

George & French                                                                        The Schmidt Family

The Heuchan Family                                                                  Costal Wave Marine

Good2GTo Chiropractic                                                            The Egger Family

Grant & Jennifer Chenoweth                                                    Tristan Morgan

IT Entertainment                                                                         The McDade Family

The Reback’s                                                                              The Thornton Family

The Bergstrom Family                                                                             

A big thank you goes to all who have participated in the adoption program. Adoption forms are located on the table outside the office!


Oct. 3 & 4               PAC meetings 9:15 a.m.

Oct. 9                     Fire truck visits rooms 102, 104, 108, 112, 114

Oct. 10                   Fire truck visits rooms 108, 110, 112, 116

Oct. 14                   NO SCHOOL (Columbus Day)

Oct. 17                   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. 18                   Conferences for the 3-day 2’s, 3-day 3’s, 5-day 3’s, and 4’s

NO SCHOOL for all children

Oct. 21                   Special Chapel Dorsett/Terrio

Oct. 22                   Special Chapel Bombar/Brinton

Oct. 30                   Noah’s Ark Parade at 11:45 a.m. – rooms 108, 114, 116

Oct. 31                   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

Nov. 2                    Time change – set your clocks back 1 hour for Sunday!