PAC News

Weekly Update Nov 4, 2018

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Weekly Update Nov 4, 2018
by Lochside PAC - Sunday, 4 November 2018, 10:20 PM


Thank you to everyone who helped out with this weeks Fun Lunch this past week! As always it was a huge success because of the many hands that helped out.

Thank you to Anni Joe for helping to distribute mini peppers to students last week as part of the BC School Fruit & Vegetable Nutritional Program.

Enchanted Forest Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is coming up very soon!  It is such an amazing event and much loved by the kids, parents and staff.  The book fair will run Friday November 19, Monday November 22, and Tuesday November 23.  While this is an event that puts many books into the hands of our kids and into the school, it takes a lot of people to help.  Please clink on the link: to sign up for a shift or two, it is so much fun to be a part of!

Proposed 2018/19 LEPAC Budget

Please see the attached proposed 2018/19 LEPAC budget.  Voting for the budget will take place at our next LEPAC meeting on Wednesday November 21.

Fresh To You Fundraiser

Thank you to those families who have supported our Fresh to You fundraiser by purchasing a fruit or veggie bundle.  Orders will be available for pick-up on Wednesday, November 14th from 2:45 – 5 pm, by the Kindergarten door.  Additional produce and apples will be available for purchase that day as well!  If you are able to help organize and distribute orders on Nov. 14, please contact


Purdy’s Fundraiser - Grade 5 Fundraising Committee

Welcome to our 2018 Christmas School Fundraiser, with Purdy’s Chocolatier!!!  Thank you for your continued support throughout the years. The money raised will go toward sending the grade 5's to Camp Thunderbird.

To start our fundraiser please:

1.    Click or enter in this link online:

2.    Enter in your email address:

a. You will be either prompted to create a supporter account or

b. If you have supported our fundraiser in the past you will be brought right to

our campaign page.

3.   Here you are free to shop!


Purdy’s chocolates are made fresh in Vancouver from only 100% sustainable cocoa.  This program gives 25% of the proceeds will go to the Grade 5 fundraising committee. The campaign runs until November 27. Orders will be available for Pick up on December 7th, at Lochside Elementary in the main entrance. The following dates are scheduled for pick up at Lochside. Thursday December 6th 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. If you have any questions or need to arrange special instructions for pick up, please contact Lynn at


Thank you! and Happy Chocolate Shopping!!  Lochside Elementary Grade 5 fundraising Committee


Early Years Programs

Neighbourhood Market

Saturday Morning Playtime

Saturdays with Dad

Connection for Grandparents


White Hatter Presentation @ Cordova Bay Elementary

Date: Wednesday, NOVEMBER 14, 2018

Time: 7-9pm

Location: Cordova Bay Elementary Gym (5238 Cordova Bay Road)

** Childminding is available **


Space is limited so please reserve your FREE seat at:


See linked poster for more information.

If you have any questions, Contact:


Upcoming Events

Early Dismissal (1:46pm) - Nov 6-8

Remembrance Day Assembly - Nov 9 @ 9am

No School - Nov 12

Lochside Apparel - Due Nov 16

Fun Lunch (Subway) - Nov 16

Scholastic Book Fair - Nov 19, 22, 23

LEPAC Meeting - Nov 21 @ 6:30pm (childminding available)


Thrifty Foods Smile Card

Country Grocer - Save-A-Tape

SPUD Fundraiser:

Cobs Bread

Mabel’s Labels

Lochside Apparel - Due Nov 16