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May Newsletter 2017


Holidays & Closings:

May 2ndNational Teacher Appreciation Day

May 5thCinco de Mayo

May 14thMother’s Day

May 29thMemorial Day: TBC CLOSED

June 9th – Sesame Place Family Trip: TBC CLOSED (see below and attachment for details)



We would like to wish a Happy Birthday to Anthony, who will be 4 on the 15th. Zahkai will be 11 on the 30th and Scarlett will be 4 on the 31st. Happy Birthday!


New Students:

On Monday we would like to welcome Arya, Benjamin and Ethan to our 2 year old classroom!


Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) Meeting: 

Wednesday, May 3rdPlease join us for our second PTO Meeting! It will be at 6:30pm in the new part of TBC. If you couldn’t make it last time, we hope you can come on 5/3. And if not, no problem you can still join our PTO Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/tbcpto/


Mommy & Me Painting Party:

We are excited to be offering a fun activity for Mommies right before Mother’s Day! On Sunday, May 7th at Teddy Bear College from 12:00-2:00PM. Tickets for a couple (mom + 1 child, age 2+) is $45.00. Ms. Colleen, our Art Teacher will be the instructor.


*See attached flyer for more details.


Open House & Referrals

Also, on May 7th from 10:30am-2:00pm, we will be having an OPEN HOUSE! Please share with family and friends. Normally our Referral Program gives the referring family ONE FREE WEEK! Starting May 1st and running through June 30th --- if you refer a family, and they remain at the center for 3 months --- you will receive a $250.00 credit!

*Must register between May 1st and June 30th and begin enrollment no later than 30 days after June 30th.


Important Dates:

May 2nd – National Teacher Appreciation Day

May 3rd – Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) Meeting 6:30-7:30pm

May 7thMommy & Me Painting Party 12-2pm

May 12thSesame Place Orders Due

May 15thSpring Assessments will be completed

May 26th – Parent-Teacher Conference Form & Summer Camp Activities Fees Due ($33.50 cash for all)

May 29th – TBC CLOSED for Memorial Day


ASAP – We are kindly asking parents to check their child’s cubby box to make sure they have 2-3 sets of spare clothes that are WEATHER APPROPRIATE. We are running out of spares to offer. If your child is sent home in TBC’s clothes (they are labeled TBC on the tag), then please wash and return them.



Parent Teacher Conferences – June 5th -8th:

(Please see attached Conference Invitation)

We will be holding Parent-Teacher Conferences from 7:30-9:00 am and 3:30-5:30 pm on June 5th through 8th. The form is attached. Please make sure you turn in your form by Friday, May 26th, even if you do not want a conference at this time. Conferences are not mandatory, if you opt out, you will still receive the same information in your child’s folder.


Sesame Place Family Trip – Friday, June 9th: CLOSED

(Please see attached flyer)

We are gearing up for our Family Field Trip to Sesame Place! This is a family trip, the staff will not be attending the trip (We have an in-service day).

We get discounted group tickets for $25.00/ticket [Regularly $63.00]. SIGN UP form is attached.

-Everyone age 2 and above requires a ticket, children 23 months and younger are free.

-You may order as many tickets as you would like. Spread the word!

-If you have season passes GREAT! We hope lots of families attend!

-Note: These tickets are valid for one visit any operating day Monday - Friday 5/12/17 - 6/16/17.

***You must submit ticket orders and cash payment by Friday, May 12th.


Summer Camp – June 12th –August 25th:

(Please see attached summer letter)

Summer Camp Packets were distributed last month. Everything is attached in this e-mail. Please let us know if you have any questions.

Summer Camp Activities Fees: DUE Friday, May 26th


Thank You,

Teddy Bear College

To contact us:

Phone: 215-245-1184

Fax: 215-245-5680