February 7, 2016                                                           Volume 24 Issue 12

Upcoming Events


This Week

• Thursday, February 11- Author's Faire  

The Following Weeks

• Monday-Friday, February 15-19 - No School

• Monday, February 22 - Talent Show Permission Slips due

• Thursday, February 25 - Thursday Sing

• Friday, February 26 - Spring LEGO League starts

see more events on the AB google calendar


Adobe Bluffs News


Author’s Faire 2016 Author Linda Whiteside - Thursday, February 11

Children's book Author LINDA WHITESIDE to visit Adobe Bluffs Author's Faire on February 11th, 2016!

Storyteller Linda Whiteside will be at Adobe Bluffs on Thursday, February 11th for the annual Author's Faire.  Ms. Whiteside taught fourth and fifth grade for 11 years.  When she decided to be a Storyteller she wanted to learn from the best, so she went to East …



Spring LEGO League Sessions Coming Soon

This Spring we're holding three 4 week sessions, Fridays from 2:05 - 3:45, starting February 26th.

Students in grades 1 - 5 will have their choice of activities, ranging from LEGO Build Challenges, LEGO Kits (WEDO 1.2, WEDO 2.0, Motorized Mechanisms, EV3) and fun non-LEGO STEAM stations (KEVA, OSMO, BridgeStix, Sphero, Makey Makey, Snap Circuits, Chaos Machine, etc).

For details and signups, please go here:  https://goo.gl/forms/0Jx27QOS7y

Questions?  Email Orlando Cardoso at abesjrfll@gmail.com


2016-17 Adobe Bluffs PTA Board


President: Jill Episcopio

EVP: Amie Butman

Membership: Autumn Dobbins

Programs: Phuong Huynh

Volunteers: Brenda Rodriguez

Legislation: Michelle O’Connor-Ratcliff

Secretary: Marcella Drake

Treasurer: Mandi Zimmer

Historian: Kim Knott

Financial Secretary: Amy Whelan

Auditor: Rich Levine

Elections will be at the Association Meeting on Thursday, March 10th in the MPR.


AB Talent Show

Friday, March 25 at 6PM 

Pizza, popcorn, and other concessions will be available during the show to support the 4th grade class!

ALL auditions must be submitted online to abtalentshow@gmail.com,

All acts must be registered at http://goo.gl/forms/elcbP9y3rn,

and All permission slips turned in

by February 22, 2016

Details & permission slip are in the office or click here.

This event cannot happen without your help!  Volunteers are needed at the rehearsals on March 17 and 24 from 12:30-3PM and March 25 from 5:45-8PM in the MPR during the show.  Please sign-up today at abtalentshow@gmail.com.


Book Sale

The Adobe Bluffs PTA and Mrs. Lingner are partnering up for a new opportunity for getting new books into our kids hands!  Every Thursday we will have gently used books for sale at pickup time, from about 12:15 to 12:45 (if it's raining we will set up in the MPR).  Paperback books are 50 cents and hardback books are $1.  We will be rotating the supply out every couple weeks so come by and pick up and new book or two! All proceeds go to support our AB library.  If you would like more information or would like to help, contact Carol Rodman at hautmair@me.com.


Order Your Child's Yearbook Online!

1) Visit http://www.memorybook.com/online-pay/login.aspx

2) Enter our school code 79392 and click next

3) Select the yearbook or personalized yearbook option and complete the order form. *Please enter what you want stamped on your child's book (Line 1: Christine Smith)

4) Submit order, payment and you're done! *Even though we will receive a list of who bought online, please keep a copy of your receipt.

Those who have sent in payments, THANK YOU!!  You should receive a receipt via email.  Please check that your order is correct, including your love line (if ordered).