READ AROUND THE WORLD IS ALMOST HERE!
Important event details are outlined below, but here is the summary of key links to participate:
To buy book fair gift certificates Click here
To volunteer at the book fair Click here
To attend Family Night on Friday, February 16th Click here
To volunteer on Family Night Click here
To represent a country at Family Night Click here
BOOK FAIR HOURS (ROE LIBRARY)
Tuesday, February 13 9:30 – 4:00
Wednesday, February 14 8:30 – 4:00
Thursday, February 15 8:30 – 4:00
Friday, February 16 10:00 – 7:00 (Family Night from 5-7)
Each day during the Book Fair, we invite you to come to school and “LUNCH WITH YOUR WORLD TRAVELER” (your student) and then come shop the Book Fair!
It’s time to clean out your book shelves before Book Fair!
Ms. Clark’s class will be conducting a Book Drive to benefit Books Between Kids, a nonprofit that works to build home libraries for children in need. The Book Drive will start on Monday, February 5th and run through Book Fair. During February 5-12, the students will have boxes in classrooms and the halls into which students can drop book they wish to donate. During the Book Fair (Feb. 13-16), they will have a box in the Book Fair room (the Library). Thanks so much for your support of their amazing project!
Unable to make it to school to shop during lunch or after school? No problem! We are excited to offer Gift Certificates for purchase again this year. Gift certificates are an easy way to allow any ROE student, teacher, or specialist to purchase books at the upcoming Book Fair. Gift certificates will be delivered to the child’s classroom each morning and may be used to purchase items sold in the Book Fair on any day of the Book Fair, including on Family Night (gift certificates cannot be used to purchase Family Night tickets). Any unused funds from the gift certificates will be given as a contribution to the ROE PTO at the close of Book Fair. Gift certificates will also be available for purchase at the Book Fair.
Please Click here to purchase your gift certificates
BOOK FAIR VOLUNTEERS
We need your help to make this year’s Book Fair the best one yet!!
Please Click here to volunteer during the week of Book Fair (February 13 – 16):
BOOK FAIR FAMILY NIGHT IS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, FROM 5-7 PM
Take a trip around the world, with activities provided by our amazing ROE families representing over 15 different countries and cultures. Don’t miss out on the incredible learning opportunities, a great selection of books, yummy food, and fun!
Family Night admission tickets are $5 each and include the activities for the evening, food, and Kona Ice! We will also hold a raffle that evening, including fun gift certificates from local restaurants and businesses, spirit store items, and special globes. Tickets are $5 and each item in the raffle is guaranteed to be worth at least $10! Make sure to purchase your tickets early to ensure you can get to all of the amazing activities and avoid the lines on Family Night!
Please Click here to pre-purchase your Family Night tickets and raffle tickets by Tuesday, February 13 at 10:00 am.
All Pre-purchased tickets and raffle tickets for Family Night will be sent home with your oldest child during the week of Book Fair. Admission tickets and raffle tickets will be available at Family Night as long as quantities last.
VOLUNTEER ON FAMILY NIGHT
Want to help us make this special evening an adventure your students won’t forget?
Please Click here to volunteer on Family Night!
REPRESENT YOUR COUNTRY OR CULTURE AT FAMILY NIGHT
We still need families to represent their countries and cultures! To date, families have signed up to represent the following countries/cultures: African American culture, Algeria, Belgium, China, Colombia, El Salvador, France, Honduras, India, Iran, Ireland, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, South Korea, Spain, Turkey, Venezuela, and Vietnam!
Please Click here to sign up to represent your country or culture OR to join a group representing any of the above cultures or countries. The deadline to sign up for a table for your country or culture is Friday, February 9.
SPECIAL THANKS TO:
FOR THEIR GENEROUS SUPPORT OF OUR BOOK FAIR