Lincoln Weekly Announcements 2017-10-06

Academics Lincoln Elementary

Lincoln Families - We had a great week of learning!

A few important dates:

10.10 - PALS meeting in the Media Center at 7:00 PM

10.12 - Picture Retakes beginning at 8:45 AM

10.12 - Final day for the Read-A-Thon

10.16-10.20 - Box Tops collection for our school, please start saving now!

10.17 - Hearing Tests

10.19 - 5th Grade Concert in the Gym at 7:00 PM

10.20 - Farm To School Kale Day

10.25 - Parent Leader In Me session at Hawkeye Community College, see below for more information

10.31 - Halloween Parade at app. 2:30 PM with parties in rooms following the parade

Read-A-Thon Fundraiser! Thank you for helping your students to begin our read-a-thon fundraiser! Please be sure to share this opportunity with friends and family! In addition, please keep your registration sheets handy in case you need your registration code or login information.

Would you be willing to take a survey to help give information to Lincoln on our Leader In Me work? Thank you for completing this to help us!

Would you be interested in attending the NIFFP 2017 Farm Crawl Sunday, October 8th from Noon to 5 PM? See the attached guide for locations and a map. You can also pick up copies at local Hansen Dairy stores, Sidecar, and other locations or print them from the website:

Learn how local farmers grow your food, enjoy activities for all ages & more. This event is free and no registration required. Visit one or all the farms! The more farms you visit the more chances to win prizes! There will be local food for purchase at some locations.

Parent Leader In Me Session - Leader Valley will be hosting a 7 Habits Parent Session on Wednesday, October 25, from 6:30-8:00 at Hawkeye Community College in Tama Hall room 102.  There will be a brief overview of Leader in Me and the 7 habits with a focus on the Private Victory.  There will be another session in the spring (Feb) that will focus on the Public Victory. Participants need to be pre-registered as space is limited.  Feel free to sign up using this link!

Our neighbors and business partners, First United Methodist Church, are holding a Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, October 25th from 6:00-7:15! Join us at First United Methodist church for TRUNK – OR-TREAT!  The night will kick off with a home style Barbeque dinner at 5:00pm in the Gathering Place. After dinner everyone will begin Trunk-or Treat! We invite all to dress up in family appropriate costumes to celebrate Halloween at First. Kids will walk to trunk to trunk receiving candy and treats. Continue the fun by enjoying crafts, S’mores and Hot Chocolate.

We are pleased to announce that we have an Online Directory! This is an optional opportunity for families to share contact information with other families. Our plan is to make this available digitally. If you have a need for a printed copy, please let us know. If you would like to participate, please provide information using this link and join code cflincoln:

Follow Lincoln On Social Media

We have many options for following our work with your students on social media. Please consider following:



Media Center:

Physical Education:

Lincoln Facebook:

Lincoln Twitter: @CF_Lincoln

See you Monday!