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October 29, 2014 - Volume 9 Issue 8

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2014-15 Theme Verse:  “...in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.”--Romans 8:37

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Daylight Savings ends November 2 - don't forget to set your clocks back

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Fairview Bazaar November 

What will you find at the Fairview Holiday Bazaar on Saturday,

November 8, from 10a-4p in the Fairview gym?

Fresh food to eat: Hot Cinnamon Rolls (served at opening)

 Baked Potato Bar ~ Chili ~ Salad ~ Hot Dogs ~ Pie  (lunch served from 11:30a—1:30p)

Items to buy: Jewelry ~ Greeting Cards ~ Photography ~ Cosmetics ~ Toys

Kitchen Things ~ Hand Bags ~ Scarves ~ Baked Goods ~ Gifts for Children

Candy ~ Jams ~ Pottery

and many other handcrafted items.

 

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Fairview Harvest Party

The Harvest Party is approaching fast. Here are the ways you can help: donate individually wrapped candy, small prizes or money to help buy these items; bring canned goods to help kick off our Food Drive (and receive free tickets for each item you bring); help set up, clean up or run a booth. This will be a fun event for the whole family with games, costume contest, candy, food (dinner available for purchase in the auditorium starting at 6p), follow by a showing of "It's the great pumpkin Charlie Brown." Mark your calendars and plan to join us Friday, October 31. Doors open at 6:30p. Tickets will be 5/$1.00 and most games will only cost one ticket. There’s something for everyone until 8:30p. 

**Volunteers still needed and also candy donations.

 

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Christmas Wreath Fundraiser

Get a head start on decorating for the holiday season. Order beautiful Evergreen products from our Sherwood Forest Farms fundraiser! Share with all your friends and family! Be sure to get your wreath orders in soon. Sale ends November 4! 

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Fairview Faculty Five Fun Facts

 

Cheyenne Mckay—Kids Care Teacher and pre-k assistant 

 

1. The Mckay zoo includes 3 cats, 2 birds and a fish

2. I know kung fu

3. I have worn glasses since I was 10 months old

4. I am obsessed with hedgehogs

5. I was named after a high way sign

 

 

 

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Operation Christmas Child Update

Every autumn, Fairview Church, Christian School, and Child Center pack shoebox gifts for Operation Christmas Child. Last year, we packed 131 shoebox gifts; this year, we hope to pack at least as many. Information went home last Wednesday. Additional brochures and ‘Think Inside the Box’ papers are available in the office.

 

There are many ways to be involved…pack a box as a family, donate items for the boxes we pack as a group, and/or participate in our packing party.

If you have items to donate, or would like to donate money for us to use to purchase items, please bring it all in by Monday, November 3. We are especially in need of colored pencils, crayons, marbles, toothpaste, pads of paper, jump ropes, balls…..well, pretty much anything, really! Please check the ‘Think Inside the Box’ paper for ideas and limitations.

If your family is packing shoebox gifts, please bring them in by November 12.

If you would like to help pack shoeboxes, come to our Gift-Packing Party on Sunday, November 9, at 12:30, in the auditorium. Bring a snack to share. It is not necessary to RSVP, but I would love to know if you’re planning to attend.

Questions? Comments? Contact Tori Rochleau-Rice at [email protected].

As usual, we are also looking for $500+ to cover the shipping of our boxes. If you would like to contribute, you may write a check to Samaritan’s Purse, or you can donate on-line. If you donate on-line, please let me know, so that I can keep track. Thanks! 

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International Dress Day (Oct. 22)

International Dress Day was a fun highlight to our Social Studies Week! We enjoyed getting to see our friends throughout the school wearing clothing that represented numerous countries. Check out our class!

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Author: Kate Henderson

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from the West Wing

Once again we have come through another rather devastating week; another week where a seemingly senseless act changes the lives of so many in the twinkling of an eye. So many questions; so few answers. As the days unfold, there are increasing opinions of why and still no answers. As I reflected on some of the events of the past …

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Author: Sharilee West

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