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White Mountain Waldorf School May Faire

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Celebrate community, sunshine, and the beginning of Spring on Saturday, May 13th at the White Mountain Waldorf School May Faire. This event is free and open to all ages and is located at the North Conway Community Center in North Conway. Spend the day dancing and singing to live music while your children sport their handcrafted floral wreaths and painted faces! Explore a variety of exciting and unique children’s crafts, hair wraps, and plants in the plant sale. Reconnect with old friends in the community and introduce yourself to friends you’ve yet to make. Come help us wake up Mother Earth!

For more information, call the White Mountain Waldorf School at 603-447-3168 or visit their website at www.WhiteMountainWaldorf.org.

Fiesta Friday Fundraiser for White Mountain Waldorf School

waldorfBring your sombrero and dinero to celebrate Cinco De Mayo and support local education on Friday, May 5th at 6pm for the Fiesta Friday Fundraiser for the White Mountain Waldorf School at Tin Mountain Conservation Center. There will be tacos, trivia, and the White Mountain Waldorf School Annual Auction to keep you entertained throughout the evening!

Tickets are $35 per person and include delicious food and two cocktail tickets for legal adults. This event is the primary fundraiser for the White Mountain Waldorf School’s school year, so please come out and support your local Waldorf Education center!

To purchase tickets, call (603)-447-3168 or stop by the office at White Mountain Waldorf School at 1371 Rt. 16, Albany, NH.

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About the White Mountain Waldorf School

Officially founded in 1984, the White Mountain Waldorf School is a nonprofit school, located on a 75 acre campus in Albany, NH offering programs from parent/infant, nursery and kindergarten, to elementary and middle school classes through Grade 8. We instill creativity and a desire for learning through an education that balances academic, artistic and practical life skills, fostering each child’s ability to think with clarity, feel with compassion and act with purpose and social responsibility in the world.

The White Mountain Waldorf School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration, and other school administered programs.

The White Mountain Waldorf School Mission

The White Mountain Waldorf School instills creativity and a desire for learning, cultivates social responsibility and personal integrity, and supports the home and greater community.

For more information about the event or the White Mountain Waldorf School,  visit  www.WhiteMountainWaldorf.org or call 603-447-3168. 

Waldorf School News for June

Important Upcoming Dates:

June 14th: It’s a Tuesday, but it will be the last pizza day of the year!

June 15th & 16th:  Early Release for Full Day Kindergarten and Elementary Students at noon.  We will be offering Aftercare as scheduled until 5pm.  Also, Early Childhood last day of school is the 16th.

June 16th:  8th Grade Projects and Graduation–all are welcome to attend! 6pm, Tin Mountain Conservation Center

June 17th:  Last Day of School for Elementary and All School Assembly, 8am at Tin Mountain, students will be dismissed from Tin Mountain.  They will not be returning to school after the assembly ends.  No Aftercare available.

Beach Day on the 17th:  After the Assembly, please feel free to bring your families to Silver Lake Beach, any time after noon.  Please note that unless you are a Silver Lake resident, you need to find parking on the street or in the grassy area across from the beach. This is always a fun way to wrap up the last day of school, and we hope to see everyone there! The Town Beach at Silver Lake is located off of East Shore Drive, Madison, NH

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Reminder:  Please come and check lost and found if your child is missing items.

 

Understanding the Modern Adolescent with the White Mountain Waldorf School

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The White Mountain Waldorf School, will present a public lecture “Tweens and Teens”
at Salyard’s Center for The Arts, in Conway NH, on March 7th at 7:00pm.

This wide-range presentation will introduce many issues that challenge the modern-day tweenager, teenager, parent and teacher. Kim John Payne will present and explore many issues effecting young people between the ages of 10 and 18, and offer workable strategies for navigating what is one of the most difficult periods for parents, teachers and teenagers alike. Some topics include: Navigating the Squalls (the phases of adolescence and how these may be expressed and anticipated), Venus & Mars (the similarities and the differing needs of boys and girls), Coming of Age (rethinking how to help the 12-14 year old prepare for a changing world), Threshold Issues (an overview of addictive tendencies and how to meet them in creative ways) and “But they are my friends!” (the peer group and defining the roles played within it and how can adults work with the peer group and not against it).

Kim John Payne, M.ED, has been a family and school counselor, adult educator, consultant and researcher for twenty seven years. He regularly givesMiss G's circle 43 key note addresses at international conferences for educators, parents, and therapists as well as runs workshops and trainings around the World. In addition, he is a consultant and trainer to over 110 U.S. independent and public schools including the White Mountain Waldorf School.  In each role, he has been helping children, adolescents and parents explore issues such as social difficulties with siblings and classmates, attention and behavioral issues at home and school. He will also address emotional issues such as defiance, aggression, addiction and self-esteem and the vital role that living a balanced simple life brings.

He has appeared frequently on media including ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox, on radio with the British Broadcast Corporation, Sirius/XM, CBC and National Public Radio NPR and in print including being features in Time Magazine, the Chicago Tribune, Parenting, Mothering, Times Union and the LA Times.

The Tweens and Teens lecture will be presented by Kim John Payne at Salyard’s Center for The Arts in Conway, on March 7, starting at 7 pm. This event is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the White Mountain Waldorf School.

The White Mountain Waldorf School would like to especially thank The Conway Historic Society for providing Salyard’s Center for The Arts for this event.

There are many opportunities to learn more about the White Mountain Waldorf School, including A Walk Through The Grades every Tuesday at 8am, which is an observation of grades 1-8 during their main lesson. To register for these events, contact Karen Albert, Administrator 603.447.3168 or info@whitemountainwaldorf.org.

Founded in 1984, The White Mountain Waldorf School is an independent, not-for-profit, non-sectarian school providing pre-school, kindergarten and elementary education, located on 75 acres in Albany, NH just south of Conway Village.

Visit us on-line at http://www.whitemountainwaldorf.org for more information