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Happy Thanksgiving to the Bigelow Community

th-2We wish everyone a happy and relaxing Thanksgiving break.  We are thankful for all your support of the school and our students.

Special PTO Meeting 12/3 – Come hear author Erin Fry speak

Please join us to hear Erin Fry, the author of “Losing It”, Bigelow’s One School, One Book book , speak to parents.  The meeting will be at 7 pm in the library. Click here for more information.  We hope you can join us for this Special PTO meeting.

The One School, One Book program is underwritten by your generous contributions to the Bigelow PTO.

For 8th Grade Parents: Turkey Bowl TOMORROW

Will cluster 8E or 8F win Bigelow’s “Turkey Bowl”, the annual 8th grade flag football game? This year it will be this Wed morning at Burr Park.  The PTO will be selling pizza and drinks after the Turkey Bowl at 11:00 in the cafeteria.  Large slices are $2 each.  All proceeds will benefit the 8th grade year end activities fund.

7th Grade Parent Potluck Dinner – Saturday 12/5 PLEASE RSVP

Saturday, December 5th ─ 7th Grade Potluck Dinner at 7pm, at the home of Mary Gwo-Shu Lee and Lex Van der Ploeg, 101 Hammond Street, Newton.

This is a great way to meet and catch up with other 7th grade parents.

Please RSVP to Mary at Gwo-Shu_Lee@DFCI.HARVARD.EDU

Please bring your own beverage and then if your child’s last name begins with:

  • A – E    Please bring an appetizer
  • F – L     Please bring a main dish
  • M – R   Please bring a side dish or salad
  • S – Z     Please bring a dessert

We hope to see you there!!

Please note:  This is an adult only evening.

Bigelow Food Drive – Please send in donations tomorrow

The Bigelow student council is running its annual food drive to benefit local food pantries. They would like to challenge the Bigelow community to collect 500 boxes of pasta before Thanksgiving Break! Collection boxes will be available in homebases. Please help Bigelow make this holiday season wonderful for everybody!