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CAFE & RAFFLE PROVISIONS

World renowned actor and mime, Bill Bowers will be at EMS on Sunday Nov. 10 at 11am in the Cohen Center. 

Please join us for a special performance of his new show "The Traveller."

Reserve your free seats today! 

Bill Bowers, actor

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE!

Sunday Nov. 10, 11AM

We have four fabulous workshops for all ages this year! Click here to see workshop details and sign up ASAP.

 

Note: All workshops have limited seating and require advance registration.

WORKSHOP SIGN-UP

Pre-order autographed and personalized books by our guest authors. A wonderful keepsake for all ages, including Lori Richmond for CH, Dan Gutman for LS and James Howe and Misako Rocks for MH students!  

AUTOGRAPHED BOOK ORDERS

We can't do it without your help! Whether you have half an hour or half a day to share, please sign up to volunteer here. Please come and be a part of the EMS community.

VOLUNTEER

Join a 50-year EMS tradition! Purchase and donate hand-selected books to our school libraries to replenish our collections. Each book gets a special name plate forever recognizing each generous donor.

GIVE GIFT BOOKS

Ensure your child has money for the Book Fair, even if you can't be there, with EZ Cash. This secure PayPal option allows our cashiers to hold the cash until your student arrives for their class visit

NEW! GET BOOK FAIR EZ CASH

EVENT SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8:

Volunteer: Set-up

  • 8 am - 1 pm

Workshops:

Alphabet Rockers: Create Music That Inspires Social Change

  • 1st - 5th Grade: 9:00am-3:00pm

Podglomerate: Produce Your Own Podcast 

  • 5th - 8th grade: 9:00 am-2:00 pm

1.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10:  

Special Performance: 

Bill Bowers: World Renown Mime

  • 11:00AM Cohen Center

 

Book Fair : Noon-4 pm

Workshop: 

Learn How to Draw Manga Characters

  • Sunday Nov 10 

  • Kindergarten - 2nd: 12:00-12:50

  • 3-5th: 1:10-1:50

  • 6-8th: 2:20-3:10

 

Alumni Reunion Pizza Party:

  • 12:30PM-2:30PM

2.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11:

Book Fair:  8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Classroom Author Visit: (Students Only)

  • Lori Richmond, Illustrator:

    • 3's to 1st grade: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • Dan Gutman, author

    • 2nd - 5th grades: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Workshop:

  • Storytelling With Pictures with Illustrator Lori Richmond

    • 1st - 5th grade:  3:15 pm - 4:30 pm

3.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12:

Book Fair: 8:00 am - 8:00pm

Parent Alumni Breakfast: TBD

Classroom Author Visit: (Students Only)

  • James Howe

    • 5th -8th grades: 9:00 am-3:00 pm​

 

3's & 4's Family Story Time: 

  • 1:00PM-2:00PM

Kindergarten Pizza Party and Story Walk (Formerly Kindergarten Flashlight Picnic)

  • 6:00PM-7:00PM

Book Fair Raffle: 7:30 pm (all invited!)

4.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15:  

MH Story SLAM:

  • 5th - 8th grades

  • During Assembly, 10:10-10:45 a.m. all parents invited

5.