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In the Da Vinci Waldorf classroom: End of a great year!

Summer is drawing us outside into its splendor. The last weeks of school have been filled with many adventures and final curriculum blocks. The May Faire was a wonderful celebration of community life and the glory of color, song, and dance. The year culminated with a kindergarten ceremony sending our young ones out of the […]

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May Faire

Title: May Faire Location: Water’s Edge Waldorf School, 150 W. Bonner Road, Wauconda, IL 60084 Description: Bring the whole family to Water’s Edge to celebrate spring! Maypole dancing, pony rides, crafts, puppet show, live music, delicious home-cooked food and more. Start Time: 1:00 p.m. Date: 2011-05-14 End Time: 6:00 p.m.

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Michaelmas

This year’s Michaelmas celebration is this Saturday, September 26th, 2009.  Festivities are open to the public and will run from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.  For those who are new to Michaelmas, here is an article prepared by Early Childhood teacher, Donna Brooks: Michaelmas is the feast of St. Michael. St. Michael is known as […]

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Picture of The Week: May Faire

(click image to view larger) Early Childhood Teacher Donna Brooks and Teacher’s Assistant Nicole Griffith perform the May Faire puppet show in the Sunflower Garden classroom. The beautiful story was featured twice during the event and was enjoyed by both children and parents alike.

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Weekend Update: May Faire Picture

(click to view larger) May Faire 2009 – Onlookers watch as the 4th & 5th grade students weave an intricate pattern with ribbons of the May Pole as they dance to music performed by the older students.  This was just one of the many fun events at the Water’s Edge School May Faire today.

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Upcoming Events

Everyone who’s anyone at Water’s Edge School knows that Saturday, May 16th from 2-6pm is May Faire, but do all your friends and family know too?  See yesterday’s post for the terrific poster with all the details! Members of WES community should be aware of the following upcoming events: May 15, Friday, 6:45 p.m., first […]

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Picture of The Week: May Faire Poster 2009

(click on image to view larger) Rumor has it that these will be available in poster and flyer version by tomorrow morning!  Please pick up some to share with local businesses, libraries, etc.  You may also contact Amy Howard (amy@rayndragon.com) for a PDF version if you would like to email announcements to your friends and […]

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May Faire is Coming!

Be sure to mark your calendars for May Faire on Saturday, May 16th!  The event runs from 2pm to 6pm and is open to the public, so be sure to bring your friends and family.  Tickets will be sold at the door – don’t forget to save some for pony rides or the Pocket Lady! Parents – […]

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Events: May Faire is Coming!

Things are winding down after the flurry of excitement with this year’s auction.  Now it’s time to switch into spring and start thinking about preparations for May Faire! May Faire will be held Saturday, May 16th, from 2-6 pm and is open to the public.  What a great opportunity for friends and family to come […]

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