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Screen Free Week

May 7 - May 11
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 7 of May, repeating indefinitely

Committee Chairs: Lisa Wiedholz

Students are encouraged to turn off televisions and screens for a week with plenty of activities to keep them busy. Chairpersons coordinate and communicate the options for screen free week. Work with building administrators to decide on whole school reward for participation. Screen free week activities are already set. Need someone to step in and run it (print/deliver screen free week charts to teacher mailboxes, put up signs/reminders in the hallways).

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Hobby Night

May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every year that begins at 6:30pm on of May, repeating indefinitely

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Shannon Moyano

Hobby Night Hobby Night May 7th 6:30-7:30 Wondering what to do Monday, May 7th for entertainment during screen free week? Come to Hobby Night in the Old Gym where students from Lincoln will be sharing their amazing hobbies! From 6:30 to 7:30 you will be able to walk around and talk to the students about their hobbies and displays. In the past, displays included: rocks/ minerals, coins, stuff animals, baseball cards, erasers, artwork, robots, Pokemon cards, sports, fossils, and marbles. Come and join…

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Cancelled – Science Night

May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Steve Kotarba

Lincoln Families- Science Night, scheduled for TONIGHT, May 9, 2018 is canceled due to significant scheduling issues. We are very sorry and look forward to a great event next school year! We know it is Screen-Free Week, and encourage you and your family to still engage in some STEAM and science fun at home tonight. We know your kids can’t look up any ideas, so below are a few suggestions to get you started. Thanks for your understanding during this busy time! -Abe Lincoln PTA…

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Kindergarten Roundup

May 10 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every year that begins at 6:30pm on of May, repeating indefinitely

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Kindergarten Round-up

Spring 2019 TBD. An opportunity for incoming kindergarten students and their parents to meet the school principal, teachers, and other Kindergarten families. Volunteers are needed for the event.

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Fifth Grade Mixer

May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every year that begins at 6:00pm on of May, repeating indefinitely

TBD, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Date and details TBD.  Social event for all D41 5th graders.

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Volunteer Recognition

May 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every year that begins at 7:30pm on of May, repeating indefinitely

Committee Chairs: Chair Needed!

Invite PTA committee chairs and volunteers to nominate volunteers of the year. Plan an evening party to celebrate (late April). Honor "graduating" parents at 5th grade graduation.

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Birthday Board

June 30
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, repeating indefinitely

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Birthday Board

Student birthdays are recognized each month with a decorative bulletin board.        Volunteer Chairpersons take turns decorating the birthday bulletin board outside the nurse's office.

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Garden Club

June 30
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, repeating until June 30, 2019

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Corinna Weckerle

The Abe Lincoln PTA Garden Club has been responsible for maintaining the courtyard gardens and entrance planters. This year will continue our focus on the introduction of pollinator-friendly native plants into the landscape. We hope to inspire kids and their families to pursue eco-friendly gardening at home. Future goals include the introduction of an edible courtyard garden, certified bird and butterfly gardens, and providing curriculum-based opportunities for students to get involved. We also hope to partner with area organizations to…

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Gift Cards

June 30
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 30 of June, repeating indefinitely

Committee Chairs: Gift Cards

Looking to buy gift cards for someone?  Or do you have anywhere that you shop you shop regularly?  Consider buying your gift cards through the Abe Lincoln PTA and we will earn a 1.25% - 16% rebate!  There is no fee to you - you get 100% of the value of your gift card. New 2017! Scrip gift card purchasing program We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Scrip for our gift card purchasing program. Scrip is…

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Community Outreach

June 30

Committee Chairs: Community Outreach

Community Outreach is a network of students and parents that support families and students in District 41 who are in need.  Families and their needs are identified by school social workers, teachers and administrative staff.  Items provided may include school supplies, clothing, and household items such as shoes, coats, baby gear, etc. Give You can help us throughout the year by participating in our many activities: Family Tree ReSale – shop or donate anytime and tell them you are from D41…

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Box Tops for Education

June 30
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of June, repeating indefinitely

Committee Chairs: Box Tops for Education

Help support the Abraham Lincoln PTA with Box Tops 4 Education! Students can turn in their Box Tops to their AM teacher. Need more info? Click here http://www.boxtops4education.com/

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Web Store

June 30
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Yearly

Committee Chairs: Web Store

Opening Soon! The PTA Webstore is closed for the summer as we transition to a new system.  Our new store will open in late August.   The PTA Webstore is available for Lincoln families to purchase PTA memberships, pay activity fees, and more!

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Amazon Smile

June 30
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on day 30 of June, repeating indefinitely

Committee Chairs: Natalie Jaeger

Follow this special link before shopping Amazon and a portion of the sale will go to Abe Lincoln PTA.

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Art Club and Art Appreciation

August 1
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of March, repeating indefinitely

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Art Appreciation

Parents volunteer in each classroom twice a year and introduce students to various artists and their work. Fifth graders go to the Art Institute in April.

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Meet and Greet

August 28 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 28, 2018 at 1:30pm

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Abe Lincoln Elementary administration, teachers, and staff welcome families to the new school year with their annual Meet & Greet event.  It's an excellent opportunity to introduce yourself and your child to their new teacher(s) as you visit their classroom(s) and explore the school. Details vary a bit each year, but here is the schedule for the 2018-2019 school year: 1:30 - 2:15  --  Meet and Greet for all students with last names starting with A­-L 2:45 - 3:30  -- Meet and…

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First Day of School!

August 29 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Abraham Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Welcome back to Lincoln!  

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Character Counts Ambassadors

September 1
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on the first Monday of September, repeating until September 1, 2019

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Melissa Walti

Supported by our PTA, the Lincoln Student Ambassador organization is a leadership program for students in 5th grade that focuses on the Character Counts! pillars, while supporting our school in various service projects.  We learn and identify how we can use the character traits every day to better our school, community, and environment. Ambassador activities include organizing the “Fill the Cubbies” food drive, identifying service projects for our holiday room parties (such as collecting candy for the troops), and supporting PTA and other school-wide activities, just to name a few. Meetings are…

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Reflections

September 1
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of September, repeating indefinitely

TBD, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Reflections

Reflections is a National PTA arts program that asks students in preschool through grade 12 to get creative! Students are invited to create works of art in any of six different arts categories, reflecting upon a different theme each year. We are looking for two chairs to head up the committee this year! Click on the link at the bottom of the page to sign-up! The theme for the 2018-2019 school year is "Heroes Around Me" Students can create as…

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No School – Holiday or Institute Day

September 3
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One event on October 8, 2018 at 12:00am

One event on January 21, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on February 18, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on March 1, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on April 19, 2019 at 12:00am

One event on May 27, 2019 at 12:00am

IL

No school today! Here is the D41 2018-2019 School Calendar

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Orange Ruler Fundraiser – Kick Off Assembly

September 5
Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Chair Needed!

Attention Parents! Our big Fall Fundraiser, the Orange Ruler Fun Run, is almost here! This program will last for approximately two weeks beginning with our kick-off assembly on 9/5/2018.  The Orange Ruler team has put together a fun-filled experience for our children and school that focuses on teamwork, staying active and believing in yourself. This important program will help us raise needed funds that will be used for Makers' Space improvements, exciting field trips, fun and educational assemblies, and other…

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Curriculum Night 2018-2019 School Year

September 5 - September 6
Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Wednesday, September 5th for Grades 1, 2, 3 6:30-8:00 p.m.   Thursday, September 6th for Grades K, 4, 5 6:30-8:00 p.m.   More information to come.

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Room Parents

September 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Room Parents

** UPDATE- Room parent sign-ups will occur on Curriculum Night.  If parents would like to volunteer in the classroom, please let your teacher know. Parent volunteer opportunities are as follows (may vary by classroom): Room parents Party volunteers Field trip chaperones Parent support throughout the year Click on this link to become a PTA member.      

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Spirit Day

September 7
Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Liz Callaway

ORDER SPIRITWEAR TODAY! Show your Lincoln spirit on Fridays with a new Spiritwear shirt! We only have a few small sizes left in stock, but all other shirts will be delivered via backpack mail at the end of September. Check out the PTA Webstore to see our 3 new options!  Deadline to order is September 12th. Don't delay! Contact Liz Callaway at lizcallawaypta@gmail.com with any questions.

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PTA Meeting

September 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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One event on October 16, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on November 13, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 13, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on January 15, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on February 12, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on March 12, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on April 9, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on May 14, 2018 at 9:30am

Teacher Lounge, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Communications

Our meetings are a great forum to share your feedback and ideas for our ever-improving and active PTA.  Your contributions are very important to our all-volunteer organization and, if your busy schedule allows, we would love to see you at our next meeting! Most PTA meetings consist of the PTA Board members, active committee chairs, certain staff, a few other parents, and a smattering of young siblings. PTA Meeting Schedule   Meeting Agendas, Minutes, and Budget Reports PTA Agendas, Minutes, and Budget Reports are…

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Last day to order Lincoln Spiritwear!

September 12

Committee Chairs: Liz Callaway

**DEADLINE TO ORDER SPIRITWEAR IS TODAY! Show your Lincoln spirit on Fridays with a new Spiritwear shirt! We only have a few small sizes left in stock, but all other shirts will be delivered via backpack mail at the end of September. Check out the PTA Webstore to see our 3 new options! Contact Liz Callaway at lizcallawaypta@gmail.com with any questions.

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Ice Cream Social and Gaga Pit Ribbon Cutting

September 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on September 19, 2018 at 5:30pm

Playground, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Ice Cream Social

An evening of ice cream and introductions, this first event of the year provides an opportunity for Lincoln families to get to know one another. Volunteers are needed to set up and serve ice cream.

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Spirit Day

September 14
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until June 7, 2019

Abe Lincoln Elementary, 380 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Liz Callaway

On Fridays students show their school spirit by wearing school colors & Spirit Wear.  

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SIP Day

September 14 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
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One event on October 26, 2018 at 11:30am

One event on December 21, 2018 at 11:30am

One event on February 15, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on March 22, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on April 18, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on May 10, 2019 at 11:30am

One event on June 6, 2019 at 11:30am

IL

*No Pre-K, Early Childhood or Kindergarten student attendance on SIP Days or any other ½ day early dismissal; Early dismissal time for grades 1-8 will be 11:30 a.m. for all schools. For more information about student attendance on SIP Days, please contact the building principal.

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Chess Club

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on October 9, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on October 23, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 6, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on November 27, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on December 11, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on January 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on January 22, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on February 12, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on February 26, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on March 12, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 2, 2019 at 6:30pm

Telemation Room, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: Jen Hart

Come join Lincoln's Chess Club! Want to learn chess?  Want to improve your chess game? If you answered yes to either question, then Lincoln’s Chess Club is the place for you! No previous chess experience necessary. 1st- 5th students meet on Tuesdays twelve times a year to practice playing chess. Logistics Chess Club will meet in the Telemation Room from 6:30-7:30 p.m.  Please enter through Door #29 on the west end of the building.  Chess club is $25 per family. Volunteer…

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Dad’s Exercise Night (DEN)

September 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until May 28, 2019

New Gym, 308 Greenfield Ave
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States

Committee Chairs: DEN

Come join other Lincoln Dads each Tuesday evening, starting September 4th, 2018 for 2 hours of basketball. This group was formed to give D41 dads a different way to exercise one day during the workweek.  We are always looking for new dads to join with no weekly commitment.  It's an open gym format, so come only on the weeks that work for your busy schedule. Where: Abe Lincoln Elementary, New Gym; Enter at Door 4 (far east door), there is…

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