Volunteers Needed for BookPeople Family Shopping Night!!

The Zilker PTA’s 9th annual BookPeople Family Shopping Night will be on Wednesday, November 8, 5-8pm.

For those of you new to Zilker, this is a fun evening that kids and families very much look forward to. Volunteers bring cookies and milk, teachers and staff read books to the kids, families shop, and a portion of the proceeds are donated to the school.

If you’d like to volunteer to bring milk or cookies, or to help out during the event, please use the following Signup Genius link:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c44a9a62ca7f58-bookpeople

For more information, please contact Katherine Smith (katherine.smagula@gmail.com).

 

 

BookPeople Shopping Week and Family Night

It’s super easy! Between Sunday, November 13th and Saturday, November 19th, shop at BookPeople (603 N. Lamar Blvd) for books, cards, crafts and unique gifts. At checkout, simply return the Zilker BookPeople flyer distributed in Thursday folders and available at BookPeople to the cashier.  BookPeople will then donate 20 percent of sales to the Zilker PTA.  If you forget your flyer, just tell them you are shopping on behalf of Zilker. ONLINE SALES COUNT TOO! Be sure to add “For Zilker BookFair” in the comment section!  Ask friends, family members and neighbors to shop for Zilker Elementary November 13th-19th!

On Wednesday, November 16th, the Zilker PTA will host a special event at BookPeople from 5 to 8 pm.  Children and their families are invited to come to BookPeople to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoys some stories read aloud by some of our beloved Zilker teachers.

If you are able to volunteer and/or bring milk and cookies, please use the Sign Up Genius link:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0f4ba9a82ea6fd0-zilker1

For more information or to help volunteer for this event, contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbrode.com

 

 

Volunteers Needed for BookPeople Family Shopping Night!!

On Wednesday, November 16th, the Zilker PTA will host a special event at BookPeople from 5 to 8 pm.  Children and their families are invited to come to BookPeople to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoys some stories read aloud by some of our beloved Zilker teachers.

If you are able to volunteer and/or bring milk and cookies, please use the Sign Up Genius link:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0f4ba9a82ea6fd0-zilker1

For more information or to help volunteer for this event, contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbrode.com

 

Support Reading, the Local Economy and the Zilker PTA by Shopping at BookPeople

It’s super easy! Between Sunday November 29th and Saturday December 5th (just in time for the holidays!) shop at BookPeople (603 N. Lamar Boulevard) for books, cards, crafts and unique gifts. At checkout, simply return the Zilker BookPeople flier distributed in last week’s take home folders and available at BookPeople) to the cashier.  BookPeople will then donate 20 percent of the net sales to the Zilker PTA.  If you forget your flier, just tell them you are shopping on behalf of Zilker.  Anyone can participate! So ask friends, family members and neighbors to shop for Zilker Elementary November 29th – Decemeber 5th!

Volunteers Needed for BookPeople Family Shopping Night!!

On Wednesday December 2nd the Zilker PTA will host a special event at BookPeople from 5 to 8 pm.  Children and their families are invited to come to BookPeople in their pajamas to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoy some favorite stories with Principal Thomson and some of our beloved Zilker teachers.

If you are able to volunteer and/or bring milk and cookies please use the Sign Up Genious link:

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0f4ba9a82ea6fd0-zilker

For more information or to help volunteer for this event, contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbrode.com.

Report From BookPeople Family Shopping Week

Thank you to all the Zilker families and teachers who participated in BookPeople Shopping Week.  The event has a huge success. We raised over $1500 for our school. A special thanks to Mr. Thomson, Mr. Aziz, Mrs. Kraal and all the teachers who volunteer their time to attend and read stories to our kids. Further thanks to all the parents who donated milk and cookies to share and helped set up, manage and clean up at the event.

BookPeople Family Night- Wednesday! Shop Through 11/21!

Shop this week through Friday 11/21!  BookPeople is a great place to buy holiday gifts & stocking stuffers! Make sure you give the cashier the flyer for Zilker to get 20%! (See Thursday folders,  zilkerelem.org, and attachment for flyer!).  If you forget the flier, just say you’re shopping on behalf of Zilker.

BookPeople Family Night This Wednesday

From 5 to 8 pm children (and parents) are invited to come to BookPeople in their pajamas to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoy some favorite stories with Principal Thomson and some of our beloved Zilker teachers and staff.  We still need milk & cookie donations! For information,  to volunteer, or bring milk or cookies, please sign up here at Sign Up Genius, or contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbrode.com. Thank you! BookPeople Address: 603 N Lamar Blvd.

Story time schedule:

5:00 Patrick Aziz
5:15 Randall Thomson
5:25 Ashley Cohn
5:35 Jodi Avant
5:45 Elda Garcia
6:00 Leticia Saucedo
6:15 Judi Thompson
6:30 Elizabeth Vreeland
6:45 Tracy Rakusin
7:00 Jackie Kraal
7:15 Jan McClendon
7:30 Jessica Montanez

We hope to see you all there!  Happy Shopping!

BookPeople Flyer

BookPeople Event Starts this Friday!

Shop this Friday 11/14 through 11/21, (just in time for the holidays!) at BookPeople for books, cards, crafts and unique gifts.  603 N Lamar Blvd.

At checkout, simply return the Zilker BookPeople flier to the cashier.  (See Thursday folders,  zilkerelem.org, and attachment for flyer!).  BookPeople will then donate 20 percent of net sales to the Zilker PTA. If you forget the flier, just say you’re shopping on behalf of Zilker.  Anyone can participate! Please ask friends, family members and neighbors to shop for Zilker Elementary!

Mark Your Calendars for BookPeople Family Night is Weds. 11/19! Zilker PTA will host a special event at BookPeople, from 5 to 8 pm. Children (and parents) are invited to come to BookPeople in their pajamas to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoy some favorite stories with Principal Thomson and some of our beloved Zilker teachers and staff.  We still need milk & cookie donations! For information,  to volunteer, or bring milk or cookies, please sign up here at Sign Up Genius, or contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbrode.com. Thank you!

BookPeople Flyer

BookPeople Event: Support Reading, Zilker, & A Great Local Bookstore!

It’s super easy: Shop from Friday November 14th to Friday November 21st (just in time for the holidays!) at BookPeople for books, cards, crafts and unique gifts.

Location: 603 N Lamar Blvd

At checkout, simply return the Zilker BookPeople flier to the cashier.  (See Thursday folders,  zilkerelem.org, and attachment for flyer!).  BookPeople will then donate 20 percent of net sales to the Zilker PTA. If you forget the flier, just say you’re shopping on behalf of Zilker.  Anyone can participate! Please ask friends, family members and neighbors to shop for Zilker Elementary!

Mark Your Calendars for BookPeople Family Night! On Wednesday, November 19th, Zilker PTA will host a special event at BookPeople, from 5 to 8 pm. Children (and parents) are invited to come to BookPeople at 603 N Lamar Blvd in their pajamas to shop, eat yummy treats and enjoy some favorite stories with Principal Thomson and some of our beloved Zilker teachers and staff.  For information,  to volunteer, or bring milk or cookies, please sign up here at Sign Up Genius, or contact Susan Terrell at sudon@txbode.com. Thank you!

Thank You Zilker Families and BookPeople

A big thanks to all the Zilker families who participated in Zilker’s 5th Annual BookPeople Fundraiser. The event brought in more than $1700 for the Zilker PTA which will be used to pay for tutoring, campus beautification and enrichment programs that benefit all Zilker panthers.

A special thanks to Jane Sharpe who designed the fundraiser flyer and poster. We would also like to thank room parent coordinator, Shelly Leyden and the many parents who helped during Family Shopping Night by staffing the snack table or donating milk and serve cookies (Jacquie Benestante, Brooke Daniel, Monica Boulton, Shannon Carabetta, Shawna Castellano, Amy Constant, Charlotte Cotera, Velma Cruz, Andy Elder, Rachel Elder, Leah Ellis, Martine Fedyszyn, Andrea Goldstein, Jen Interiano, Brian Lindauer, Jen Mansfied, Micki McHale, Kim McKnight, Sheila McMullins, Elvia Medel, Vera Muniz, Miriam Murtuza, Missy Nathan, Gentil Najera, Ann Pizer, Lis Riley, Daniella Sadeh, Ingrid Spencer, Heather Way, Vicki Vasquez Castaneda, Marie White and Mr. Thomson).

We would also like to thank all the teachers who spent the evening reading to Zilker Panthers and inspiring them through their example to be lifelong readers!

Thank you again for making this fundraiser a success.

Amy Spiro & Susan Terrell, BookPeople Fundraiser Co-Chairs