Miquon Matters, 4.23.18

By Kristin Sanderson


  1. Please bring in your gently used small toys for Spring Fair prizes!
  2. School is closed Fri, Apr 27 for a staff in-service. Register now for Vacation Care.
    Email D.J.
  3. Due to the short week, help your child remember to submit an (optional) hot dog-nugget order by this Weds, Apr 25.
    Order Form
  4. Start promoting our Spring Fair (online) raffle to family and friends!
  5. Contact Andrea if you can volunteer at our Admissions Open House on Thurs, May 10! We will train you!
    Email Andrea



We have on campus adult social events coming up! We hope you can join one!

Creekside Chat 1 with Susannah, held on Mon, May 7, 8:30 – 9:30 am
Creekside Chat 2 with Susannah, held on Mon, May 7, 4:30 – 5:30 pm

Join Principal Susannah Wolf for a refreshing drink and conversation creekside. Susannah will share what’s happening at Miquon, and you’ll have a chance to ask any questions you might have. Meet at the large picnic table between the box elder tree and the creek; if it is raining, meet in the Miquon Office.

Parent Coffee on Thurs, May 10 from 8:30 – 9:00

Swing on by the library for a casual coffee with other parents (there’s no program, no pressure, just coffee and tea).

If you can stay later, we’re hosting our Spring Open House Thurs, May 10 from 9:00 – 11:00 am, and we need volunteers to help greet and tour families. If you’re interested in this, WE WILL TRAIN YOU. Don’t hold back, sign up today!

Contact Andrea


Amazing Raffle Prizes, Online!

Offering everything from Miquon community weavings to a weekend away at Cape May, this raffle is for you! It’s a great way to support the Miquon Annual Fund while enjoying all the fun at Spring Fair. With your children, please reach out to family and friends and share the importance of supporting the very special educational program we offer here at Miquon.

Online Raffle

We Need Your Tables and Tents

We are seeking several 6′ or 8′ foot folding tables and pop-up tents for Spring Fair. If you have one or a few we can borrow, please get in touch with Charlotte! Thank you!

Email Charlotte


Family Photo Session with Mike Batchelor

One of the Miquon community’s talented photographers, Mike Batchelor, is offering mini photo shoots on Sat, May 5! Register for a 30-minute slot from 10:00 am -1:00 pm. Mike is generously offering these mini-sessions for $75, and will deliver 10-15 edited files you can print or post anywhere!

Half the proceeds will go to support Miquon’s Annual Giving Campaign. Sign up for a slot by contacting Charlotte.

Email Charlotte


Adult Tee Shirt Found @ Miquon

A 3XL gray tee shirt with a screen print of an astronaut holding balloons was left in the office; it is in a Kohl’s bag. If it’s yours, contact us to claim it!

Contact us

Girls Rock Philly

This program is a mind-expanding, empowering, liberating, fantastic experience for your child! Girls Rock Philly is open for summer registration. Click on the link below or talk to Science Kate if you want to find out more.

Program Info

Email Kate

Spring Migration Bird Walks
Sun, Apr 29, 7:30 am | 900 Grakyn Ln, 19128

Meet local birder Martin Selzer at Houston Playground to catch an early wave of spring migration in Houston Meadow. All ages; presented by the Wissahickon Environmental Center

Sun, May 13, 7:30 am |Wissahickon Tree House

Meet Martin Selzer at the Wissahickon Tree House to catch spring migration, at what should be the peak of songbird migration in Harper’s and Andorra meadows. All ages; presented by the Wissahickon Environmental Center.

Carol Moog Performs @ Brittinghams
Thurs, May 3, 7:00 pm | 40 East Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill

Miquon’s school psychologist is also a jammin’ harmonica player! Come see Carol Moog, known to be a “huge sound in a small package,” live at Brittingham’s this May!


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