The Whitewater Ski Dates for 2018 are January 26, February 9, February 23, March 2, and March 9 (no overlapping with cross country ski dates!). Lessons start at 1:15 and are 1.5 hours this year. Please fill out the attached form and return it to the Wildflower office by November 27th where you will also have to sign a colour Whitewater waiver (rental information is included on the waiver). Remember, children 6 and under are free. Please feel free to e-mail email@example.com if you have any questions.
The Nelson Nordic Ski Club (NNSC) will be facilitating x-country ski lessons for Wildflower School this year.
Dates & Times:
January 19 12 – 2:15 pm (afternoon session)
February 2 & 16 9 – 11:15 am (morning session)
Cost: $10.00 per child per lesson, including ski/boot/pole rentals
$8.00 per Parent per day
Location: Apex X-Country Ski Area, located on Hwy 6 at the turn-off to Whitewater Ski Resort
For more information, please download the Wildflower X-Country Ski 2018 form
You can read the letter regarding changes to the new curriculum schedule here: Parents_Guardians Letter
The Wildflower PAC is having a Christmas fundraiser! Oso Negro Coffee (a special Wildflower Blend!), local Creston honey, and beeswax candles. Great gifts (or a treat for yourself).
Forms went home with the children, or you can also download a form 2017 Wildflower Holiday Season Fundraiser form. Forms are due back in the office by Thursday, November 23.
This weekend a few of our students and some former students were swimming at a Regional High School meet in Nelson. One of our Wildflower students qualified for the Provincials later this month. Way to go! Continue reading “Regional Swim Meet”
Summer made way for fall! The kids enjoy the nice fall weather – winter will be here before we know it!
Students from South Nelson joined our seedlings for a tea with the bees today!
City Council voted Tuesday to amend its animal control bylaw, which prevents honey bees from being kept within city limits. This will allow for an observation hive will be installed in Wildflower’s Kindergarten-Grade 1 class on a one-year pilot project through June, 2018.
You can read more at http://www.nelsonstar.com/community/wildflower-gets-its-bee-hive/
Laurryn hosted next year’s Kindergarten students for an orientation. Welcome to our school! Continue reading “Welcome to Kindergarten”
Lets have a big order for our last one of the year! This is a great fundraiser as every dollar spent on a grocery card will go towards your groceries. Save-on Foods and the Kootenay Coop contribute a percentage to our school based on the amount of cards that our school buys. Grocery cards are available in $50 and $100 denominations. The forms are going home with the kids today (or you can download a copy below). Please fill out the form and include cash or cheque made out to the Wildflower PAC by Wednesday, May 31.