GLOW currently has 11 Raffles we are selling tickets on, everything you can imagine from a 50/50 Raffle, Treestand, free meals, haircuts, movie rentals, Picnic Baskets, Complete Gift Baskets, GREAT CHRISTMAS GIFTS! Drawing is Nov. 9th! Contact one of us to get your tickets now! $1.00 each or 6/$5.00!!!
It's time for the 2016-17 school year and we are EXCITED! Glow has lots of new things in store for this year, Including Arts & Crafts Classes and a monthly Cooking with Kids class, many new exciting field trips are coming up! We will be doing bake sales among other fundraisers to earn money to help offset the cost of some of these new things for the families in our group! We have grown from 6 families to around 30 families! Please invite anyone you know who homeschools to our group or if you homeschool and live in any surrounding area, contact us and join us, we would love to have your family join us! We will be updating our schedule of events, field trips, and meetings in the next couple of days!
2016-17 GLOW SCHEDULE!
National Homeschool SPIRIT WEEK 9/26-9/30 Lets all Participate and take pics!!!
*Monday, 9/26 Crazy Hair Day
*Tuesday, 9/27 Out & About Day
*Wednesday, 9/28 Super Hero Day
*Thursday, 9/29 Movie Day - do we want to all go to a movie or watch movies at home?
*Friday, 9/30 Giving Back Day - Idea by Jessica Langley! Lets bake cookies and take them to your local Police Dept, Sheriffs Office, Fire Dept, Ambulance Service. Those who live in Hot Springs, Dequeen, Nashville, etc... No need to come to us, Give back to your local people!!! Those in Pike County, we could take to the Ambulance Service in Glenwood & Murfreesboro, as well as the Sheriffs Office in Murfreesboro and Police Dept. in Glenwood!
10/5 GLOW Cooking with Kids Class
10/7 Old Washington Field trip - Frontier Days - 9:30am-4pm. $5.50 per person plus tax! Lunch at 12 noon. We will bring sack lunches or bring your ice chests for picnic Lunches!
JUST ADDED!!!! RAFFLE /BAKE SALE: Saturday, Oct.8. Nashville, AR Parking Lot of Cash Savers. Setup starting at approx. 8:40, complete by 9a.m. Please let us know if you can bake stuff for the bake sale for us to pickup or if you can come help work the booth that day, and the times you can be there, even an hour is a tremendous help! Thanks!
10/12 GLOW Arts & Crafts Class/Pinic/Meeting! THIS MEETING IS IMPORTANT!!! We will try to do Tie-Dye Shirts on this day for all the children to wear to the pumpkin patch, If you are unable to attend this day, PLEASE let us know if you will be attending the Pumpkin patch Field trip so a shirt can be done for your child! Picnic and Meeting will immediately follow Arts & Crafts! We will draw names for our Christmas Gift Exchange on this date!
Other Agendas for this meeting: Planning of the remainder of the school year, January - May.
Wed. 10/19 Family Farm Pumpkin Patch in Malvern, AR.
Wed., 10/26 - GLOW Arts & Crafts Class - Time and Location TBA - For Art on this day, bring your pumpkins, we will be carving and painting pumpkins!!!
Wed., 11/2 - GLOW Cooking with Kids Class.
Wed., 11/9 - GLOW Arts & Crafts Class/Picnic/Meeting - Time and Location TBA We will plan our Christmas Potluck Menu at this meeting.
DRAWING FOR ALL RAFFLES!
AGENDA: Glenwood Christmas Parade.
Wed., 11/16 - Mid America Field Trip - More details to come... I am sending in an application for a scholarship to pay expenses for this trip for our kids!
Wed. 11/30 - GLOW Arts & Crafts Class (This class was moved from the 4th Wednesday, to the 5th Wednesday, due to Thanksgiving!) Kids will make Cards/handmade gifts to take to the Nursing Home and Retirement Center on Dec. 7th for Christmas Caroling.
Monday, 12/5 - Garvan Gardens - Hot Springs Field Trip
Wed., 12/7 - GLOW Cooking with kids class. 10-12 noon We will make up fruit bags/ cookies/ etc... and package this to take to Nursing Home and Retirement Center in Glenwood after this class.
CHRISTMAS CAROLING at Glenwood Nursing Home and Retirement Center following the cooking class!
Wed., 12/14 - GLOW Arts & Crafts Class - Time & Location TBA
Saturday, 12/17 - GLOW CHRISTMAS POTLUCK & GIFT EXCHANGE!!! Exact Location TBA - Arrive at 5:30 pm, eat dinner at 6pm. Gift exchange after Dinner.
Wed., 12/28 - NO ART CLASS. THIS CLASS WILL BE SKIPPED DUE TO CHRISTMAS BREAK!