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Attention troops! We are going camping to a book fair that will be out of sight! We are excited to announce our “Happy Camper” theme Spring Book Fair! We will be at the School Gym for this event so grab your hiking boots, sleeping bag, and a cozy tent  to camp with us from May 8th-12th!

 

 

The Book Fair hours will be:

- Monday, May 8th: 12:00pm for classes to visit and 2:45pm - 4:30pm open for all

- Tuesday, May 9th: BREAKFAST EVENT - 7:30am - 4:30pm

- Wednesday, May 10th: 8:00am - 7:30pm - S’MORES SOCIAL & BOOK FAIR FAMILY NIGHT STARTS AT   

 

  5:00pm

- Thursday, May 11th: 8:00am - 4:30pm

- Friday, May 12th: 8:00am-10:30am

 

What a better way to promote reading to our students than by supporting this important literary event? We invite your entire family to participate by purchasing the latest and greatest in children’s books. 

 

Your support of this vital literary event is key in helping us obtain new resources for our school. You’ll find hundreds of quality books at our Book Fair with a wide assortment for all reading levels. 

 

Teachers will send home with your kids a Book Fair flyer that provides a preview of only a FEW of the many books available to purchase at our Fair. The flyer will also contain a special Family Event raffle ticket that parents can fill in during our Family Event so you can enter to win a ice cream machine with flavoring, cones, and straws PLUS $50 in books – $25 for your family and $25 for your child’s classroom! You will also get a raffle ticket for every $50 dollar you spend during the Book Fair days to win a popcorn maker with containers, popcorn, and flavored toppings! ALSO, ALL kids will have a chance to enter our Bear guessing game to win a cotton candy machine with the accessory kit and a $25 Amazon Gift Card!

 

There will also be a classroom wish list at the book fair if you would like to grant a book wish to a class please check the display at the fair.

 

 

SPECIAL EVENTS:

 

- Breakfast and Books on Tuesday, May 10th, from 7:30 - 8:20 am! Bring your family and enjoy a light breakfast provided by our 8th graders to support their graduation fundraiser and shop for books.

 

- S’mores Social and Book Fair Family Night on Wednesday, May 10th from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.! It will be a fun night for all with our camp photo booth to take a picture with our giant bear, mystery readers, scavenger hunt, and fun raffles!! All those that take a picture at the photo booth will get a chance to enter a raffle to win our giant camp bear! Also, 8th Graders had been given the opportunity to host a Bake Sale during this event so please support their fundraiser.

 

Our ONLINE FAIR is available for an extended time starting Thursday, May 11th, so you can buy your kids wish list even if you can’t make it to the Book Fair. We look forward to having you participate. The Online Fair is also helpful for family and friends that wish to participate but may not be in the area. Go to http://www.scholastic.com/bf/greenwichcatholicschool1 for a direct link to the online book fair. You can create wish lists and invite friends and family to shop with eCards. Best of all, purchases benefit our school and will help us achieve our Book Fair goal.  All online orders ship for FREE to the school after the Online Fair has ended.  

 

Don’t forget to mark the Book Fair dates on your calendar! We look forward to seeing you during our Book Fair and thank you in advance, for supporting this great literary fundraiser. Mostly, thank you for believing in books and the importance reading has on your child’s future!

 

Volunteers are welcome and needed. Please click here to sign up:https://volunteer.scholastic.com/#/signup/Ql07TV070