Entries by Bobbi

Zamboree Booth Decorating Contest

Zamboree is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 28th! If you haven’t volunteered to help out, please do – this is one of our most popular events and we need all hands on deck!  As well, for those of you who are helping setup the booths……we are running a booth decorating contest. Each grade has been […]

Free Presentation on “Nurturing Boys”

Our friends over at Barton Hills Elementary have invited us to a presentation Tuesday night! Here is their message: We are very excited to present Kirsten Nottleson and her presentation “Nurturing Boys”. Mrs. Nottleson will present on Tuesday, October 17th at 6pm. Kirsten Nottleson, a parent of 18 and 12-year-old Barton Hills alumni boys, has been working as […]

Protecting Your Family From Mosquitos

Austin Public Health announced last week that Mosquitos in Austin have tested positive for West Nile Virus. No humans cases have been reported. The mosquito season is still upon us, as the temperatures have yet to drop. Please be sure to try and protect your family with these tips: Regularly check yards and neighborhoods for […]

Flu Shot Volunteers Needed

Cold & Flu Season is nearly upon us and to help our kids be healthy, we need volunteers for the Flu Shot Stations! Here’s where you can  signup: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F0F4BABAE23A7F85-flushot

Volunteers Needed for Zamboree!

We are looking for more volunteers for our Zilker Zamboree on Saturday, October 28th! If you have an hour or two to spare, please email Kalynn at kalynntupa@gmail.com. In addition, to regular volunteers we are also looking for any parents who are artistic to help man the face painting booth. To volunteer as a face […]

Radio Coffee Fundraiser This Tuesday

THE 10-10-10 FUNDRAISER! Stop by Radio Coffee & Beer any time on 10/10 to support Jabo’s Garden! Radio is generously donating 10% of their proceeds on Tuesday, October 10th to Zilker’s garden program.   Where: Radio Coffee & Beer, 4204 Manchaca Road When: 10/10, all day long!  

Fall Gardening and Campus Cleanup Day

Come out and help us beautify! We have lots to do after the summer vacation: Remove materials and other trash from around campus, left over from summer construction and past projects Prep Jabo’s Garden for fall plantings – weed, mow, and tidy Clean up the library garden – weed and remove dead and overgrown plants […]

Zilker Helps Puerto Rico

Zilker will be collecting donations for Puerto Rico Hurricane relief from Monday Oct 2 to Friday Oct 15th. Please place items in boxes in front of the office. Thanks for your support! Please donate any of the items below: MAIN EMERGENCY ITEMS •Baby and adult diapers •Baby food and formula •Female hygiene items •Mosquito repellent […]

Join The Zilker Running Club

What better way to develop your kid’s love of running, then by joining the Zilker Running Club!  We meet on the track, Thursdays at 7:15am, starting October 5 and ending on May 24.  Part of the Marathon Kids Program, kids can walk, skip or gallop around the track for exercise and fun! They can count these laps towards their […]

Kids! Enter The Zamboree Poster Contest

It’s now October and that means our kids’ favorite event of the year is coming up. Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 28th for the Zilker Zamboree! Any budding artists in your house? Have your kids enter the Zamboree poster contest! Winners will get a free pass for this fun event as well as have […]