Iris Family Center Newsletter Week of November 28, 2011


Dear Parents,

We are thrilled to announce the opening of our January 2’s Program! We are offering two options: Monday/Wednesday 12:30-2:30 or Friday 9:00-12:00.  Spots will fill on a first come/first serve basis, and have already started filling. Winter Toddler TimeRegistration is now open too!  You candownload the registration forms by clicking the link on the left.  If you have any questions regarding these programs, feel free to call or email us at anytime!

phone: 973-763-4600



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Carol & Andrea

Preschool Board


Sunday, December 4th –

Wednesday, December 7th

click here for more info


pizzaJoin Us For a “Pizza in Pajamas” Party –

Sunday, Dec 4 – 5:00 – 6:30 pm

Kids come in pjs, get some new bedtime stories at the bookfair and have fun dancing and singing with Big Jeff and The Bouncy People until bedtime!
Adults are $5, kids are $3 (all are $5 at the door). PleaseRSVP by Wednesday, November 30th – look for the flyer in backpacks this week, or if you have any questions, please contact Rachel646-734-5349 or Michelle 914-882-4878. We hope to see you there!



Any board related questions, please contact:

Erica Barton, Chair –

Debbie Vijayvergiya, Co-Chair –


Parent Volunteers Needed

We have several activities planned for the children in December and January which will include opportunities for parents to be involved in programming with their child(ren).

Chanukah Happening

Tues. December 20th : Wed. December 21st :

Lauri/Laura                                                         Lauri/Liz
Susan/Laurie                                                      Laurie/Debbie
Robin/Lisa                                                          Karen/Sue

Chris/Robin                                                        Susan/April

Sandy/Betsy                                                       Ellen/Elaine

Janet/Linda/Annie                                             Cindee/Betsy H.


The Chanukah Happeningwill take place in the Mansion where we will have music, activity centers, candle lighting, a story and snack.  We need four or five volunteers each day. 

israel plane

Virtual Trip to Israel for the 4’s
Will take place the week of January 9th-12th; parents of the 4’s please mark your calendars.  More information will follow about how you can help make this program successful.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any

Thank you in advance for your help!

Linda Adelsohn, Judaic Program Coordinator

Upcoming DatesDecember 4th Pizza PartyDecember 4th-6th Book FairDecember 5th Parent Conferences No SchoolDecember 6th Parent Conferences 2’s Only – No SchoolDecember 7th Parenting Center: Chat & Chew Mansion @ 9:15amDecember 9th Enrichment Session 1 EndsDecember 12th Enrichment Session 2 BeginsDecember 14th Parent Enrichment 7:30pmDecember 18th ChanukahmaniaDecember 22nd No Lunch or EnrichmentDecember 23rd Winter BreakJanuary 3rd School Re-opens

Iris Family Center For Early Childhood Education.
Supporting the individual & creative growth of each child within a Jewish setting

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