The Brat Pak ~ Home Daycare & Preschool.

 

Contractual Holidays 2019


Labour day                        Sept. 3rd. (Closed Monday September 3rd.)

Thanksgiving Day             Oct 8th. (Closed Monday October (8th.)

Remembrance Day           November 11th. ( Closed Monday Nov12th.)

Christmas Day                   December 25th.

New Year’s Day                 January 1st.

 

R.I.P. Little Lord Foxworth.

You are sadly missed by us all 


Brat Pak Vacations   2019-2020


Christmas Vacation

Thursday 19th/ December - January 3rd (Inclusive)

Re-open: Monday January 6th.

(Someone will be available for private work on Thur./Friday 19th/20th if enough interest is shown.)

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Summer Vacation 2020

 Monday July 20th. - Friday July 31st

(Inclusive)

Re-Open: Monday August 3rd.



Winter Clothing List 2019-2020

 

-All items should be at the Brat Pak as the weather dictates.

-Do NOT over dress your child, use layers and save the heavy guns, snowsuit and winter boots for when winter actually arrives.

 

Please No scarves and No dangling strings on clothing as these are dangerous. NO EXCEPTIONS!

 

- 2-piece Snow suit.  Buy the best that you can afford!

- Warm hat that covers the ears and ties under the chin.

- Neck warmer or one that integrates with the hat.

 

NO TOQUES OR SLIP ON HATS EVER! They fall off easily and do not cover or protect the ears.

 

- The best boots you can afford (Velcro fastenings or remove the laces and replace with elastic.)

- Long Water proof mittens

 

DO NOT ATTACH MITTONS WITH STRINGS, ELASTICS OR SNAPS PLEASE AS THEY ARE DANGEROUS

 

- 3 pairs of warm socks.

- Soft slippers if not already here.

- 3 changes of clothing, a mix of light and heavier items please.

- Changes of underwear.

 

* PLEASE LABEL ALL ITEMS INCLUDING OUTER WEAR.

** PLEASE DO NOT SEND INDOOR SWEATERS WITH HOODS ON THEM AS THEY ARE DANGEROUS IN A GROUP SETTING.

*** PLEASE CONSIDER WHEN DRESSING YOUR CHILD IF THEIR CLOTHING FACILATATES THEIR INDEPENDENCE, ESPECIALLY IF THEY ARE BEGINNNING SERIOUS TOILET TRAINING. The following items have proven to cause problems: 1 piece clothing, tights under pants, snaps, buttons and zippers which they cannot undo, “all by myself.”   xoxoxooxox

 

Babies: Under 20 months.

1 piece is fine for this year!

Boots are not necessary if your child is not walking. we will use thicker socks and slippers or bootlets, so do not worry J

 

                                                                                                                       

IF you have not brought in the last 6 months: - 12 boxes of Kleenex & 12 adult washcloths please.

October 2019 ~ Fridge Door News!

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

 

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Scholastic online due

TODAY

 

SHOW AND TELL

Items from your FALL WALK please.(See Handout.)

THEMES THIS MONTH.

 

 

-FALL.

-THANKSGIVING.

-HALLOWEEN.

 

PARTY DONATIONS 2

I WOULD APPRECIATE IT IF PARENTs COULD MAKE A  CASH  DONATION TOWARDS HALLOWEEN (YOU ARE NOT OBLIGATED TO no child will miss out.) Due October 11th.please!

 

*Weekend Pumpkin outing to Quinn’s Farm.

Dates to be announced soon. *

 

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SHOW AND TELL

Something to inspire our Art Projects. Stickers, cut outs from magazines, paper, buttons, fabric scraps etc.

 

CASH donations for Halloween

 

Party and Loot bags, etc.

 

Due today please.

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            CLOSED

THANKSGIVING LUNCH

Stone Soup.

(Please bring a donation of food to add to our Stone Soup = Show & Tell (See Handout.)

 

WE PLAN TO PICK UP SMALL PUMKINS WITH

THE CHILDREN TODAY!

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SHOW & TELL

A Halloween decoration for our Party (or scary things or stickers etc.)

 

 

 

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SHOW & TELL

Free Choice on theme

(Edible goodies for party due on Friday)

 Parents may like to bake or make something for our party as well / or in place of a cash donation, feel free to do this. 😊

HALLOWEEN PARTY

Child should arrive in costume if possible. ( Or pop in a bag we will dress.)

EARLY PICK UP AT 4:30 P.M.

if possible.