Events

Talent Show
Talent Show

Chair:
When:
March 20th-24th

The Talent Show Committee will select 30, 2-minute performances.
Group performances and variety acts are encouraged.
We will do our best to accommodate as many performers as possible but due to time constraints it may not be possible to host all the applicants.
We will split the performers into two groups. Group A will meet on March 20th and March 22nd after school in the Multi Purpose Room (MPR) from 2:50pm – 4:00pm. Group B will meet on March 21st and March 23rd after school in the MPR from 2:50pm – 4:00pm. Both groups will perform on March 24th during school hours at an assembly and again in the evening for families and friends. The evening performance will be in the MPR from 6:00pm-7:30pm with the performers arriving by 5:45pm.

BINGO Night
BINGO Night

Chair:
When:
October

Did someone say BINGO?!


Winter Dance Party
Winter Dance Party

Chair:
When:
December 9th

Fun, Fun, and more Fun!
Join us for a night of music and dancing!
Spring Carnival
Spring Carnival

Chair:
When:
May

This is a huge community event that is put on each spring. We are always looking for volunteers to run carnival games, food truck vendors, and artists.

Winter Movie Night / Community Service Event
Winter Movie Night / Community Service Event

Chair:
(none)
When:
December

Get in the cozy holiday spirit with your friends and families, and an opportunity to give to others! Past donations have been made to the Food Bank, homeless shelters serving children, and the Snohomish cold weather shelter.

Active Fundraising

Brick Pavers
Brick Pavers

Chair:
When:
Year Round

A great way to "leave your mark" at LCE is to purchase a Brick Paver. This committee is in charge of advertising/promoting the fundraising of our Brick Pavers, as well as organizing the installation of the pavers in the spring time.
Silent Auction
Silent Auction

Chair:
When:
May (at the Carnival)

Our Silent Auction takes place at our annual Carnival. Typical items to be auctioned off include parking spots, front row concert seats, popcorn & ice cream for the year, Principal for the Day, and a few other surprises!

More info here
Wolverine Spirit Wear
Wolverine Spirit Wear

Chair:
When:
Sold 2-3 times during the school year

Wolverine Spirit Wear is sold in the Fall and typically again in the late Winter/early Spring. The chair for Wolverine Spirit Wear helps coordinate the products for ordering and works with our vendor for ordering and screen printing needs. Online ordering and deadlines are provided and advertised when orders are being taken, so keep an eye out for information in the "Wolverine Weekly"! Show your Wolverine pride!

Academic Programs

Science Fair
Science Fair

Chair:
(none)
When:
March 1, 2024

Little Cedar's annual Science Fair will be held on March 1, 2024 from 6-8 p.m. in the Multi Purpose Room.

Students are encouraged to create a science project to display during the school day and at night.

Volunteers are needed for advertising and publications, student signup, placement and awards, as well as general setup and takedown.

Spelling Bee
Spelling Bee

Chair:
When:
January

The Little Cedars PTA Spelling Bee is a fun event open to all Little Cedars Elementary students, where kids get a chance to show off their oral spelling ability in front of an audience.

Art Docents
Art Docents

Chair:
When:
All Year

Classroom volunteers teach a specific artist or painting and lead the children in an art project once a month. Projects are displayed in the hallway monthly and then at the Celebration of the Arts at the end of the year. Celebration of the Arts usually takes place one evening in May celebrating the Art Docent program and highlighting the students' art work. Volunteers will help set up and clean up that evening and work with the Art Docent coordinators as needed.

Art & Culture Night
Art & Culture Night

Chair:
When:
Spring

An evening of Art & Culture! Little Cedars celebrates our student's artwork through the Art Docent Program, as well as Cultural Displays hosted by Little Cedars families. Join us for Culture, Art and refreshments.

Reflections Program
Reflections Program

Chair:
When:
Winter

Reflections is a National PTA arts recognition program that helps students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence, and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful not only in school, but in life.

Students create original works of art in response to a theme.

A student may submit an entry in any of six arts areas. Only original works of art are accepted.

Science Labs
Science Labs

Chair:
When:
All Year

The Science Lab is a PTA funded, volunteer-run program with the purpose to engage all level of students and encourage curiosity of the scientific process. Volunteers help deliver pre-planned science labs in classrooms. No experience is needed to volunteer, and many parents / guardians are able to volunteer during lunch hours.

Check out the Science Lab Web Page for more information!


After-School Clubs

Pokemon Club
Pokemon Club

Chair:
When:
Fall & Winter

After School Pokemon Club offered to students in person. This club will be held right after school at 2:50-4:30. Supplies will be provided.

Please email programs@littlecedarspta.org for additional info.

Art Club
Art Club

Chair:
When:
Fall, Winter & Spring

After school Art Club offered to students in person, starting in this Fall. This club will be after school starting at 2:50-4:30pm. Supplies will be provided.

Please email programs@littlecedarspta.org for additional info.

FIRST Robotics Club
FIRST Robotics Club

Chair:
When:
All Year

Robotics Club is looking for volunteers for the 2022-23 school year.
Gardening Club
Gardening Club

Chair:
When:
Spring

After School Gardening Club offered to students in person, starting in April. This club will be right after school at 2:50-4:30pm. Supplies will be provided.


LEGO Club
LEGO Club

Chair:
When:
All Year

Lego Club is a cherished and highly attended club at Little Cedars!



Meditation Club
Meditation Club

Chair:

Is your child stressed? Meditation can help.
Research tells us that children are more stressed than ever.
Register to have your child join us!

Meditation Club will meet every other week.

Spanish Club
Spanish Club

Chair:
(none)
When:
Winter, Spring

Spanish Club is looking for volunteers. Please contact programs@littlecedarspta.org

Staff / Parent / Community Support

Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:

This committee plans & coordinates the meals for our staff & teachers during conference week in October and March. They will set up a sign-up list for volunteers to bring in food and oversee the setup of this. They will create treat bags for the end of the semester in January. And this committee will help coordinate Staff Appreciation Week in May. This will include deciding the theme and creating sign-ups for volunteers to donate items/meals.

Kindy Camp
Kindy Camp

Chair:
When:
August

After you drop off your Kindergartener at Kindergarten Camp, join us for some coffee. This is a great chance to mingle outside and get to know other Kindergarten families! The Little Cedars PTA will be on hand to help answer questions about starting school and the upcoming school year.
Meet The Teacher
Meet The Teacher

Chair:
(none)
When:
Week Before School Starts

Students & families, come meet your new teachers and see your classroom! Families will be divided into two sessions (Last names A-L or M-Z) to minimize the crowded parking situation.

Students are encouraged to bring their school supplies so that they can be put away in their classrooms. PTA volunteers will be on-site so you can join PTA, volunteer for events, purchase yearbooks and spirit wear, and ask questions about the new school year.

WatchDOGS Sponsored Events

WatchDOGS
WatchDOGS Pizza Party
WatchDOGS Pizza Party

Chair:
When:
October 4th, 6:30 PM

Pizza Party and Info Night

Join us in the Multipurpose room on Wednesday, October 4th at 6:30 PM

Come eat pizza with your kids, learn about the WATCH D.O.G.S program and signup for YOUR day!

Silent Fundraising

Box Tops for Education
Box Tops for Education

Chair:
When:
All Year

Collect “Box Top” labels and deposit them in the box in the front office or place in a Ziploc bag and give them to your child's teacher. Each one is worth 10 cents for our school which will be used for educational items, programs and events! You'd be surprised at how many household products and foods offer this great chance to raise additional funds for Little Cedars Elementary: Ziploc, General Mills, Betty Crocker, Kotex, Pillsbury, Kleenex and SO MANY MORE!

Fred Meyer Community Rewards
Fred Meyer Community Rewards

Chair:
When:
All Year

Link your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Little Cedars. Then, every time you shop and use your Rewards Card, you are helping Little Cedars earn a donation!

Other

Fundraising
Fundraising

Chair:

Our PTA couldn't support the students at Little Cedars Elementary without the generous donations of our community. We need volunteers to make our various fundraisers happen.

Choose one or help with them all, we always need extra hands:
- Spirit Wear Sales (fall/winter)
- Fall Fundraiser (October/November)
- Apex Fun Run (March)
- Silent Auction (May)
- Brick Pavers (June)

Programs
Programs

Chair:

This is a great opportunity to serve students at Little Cedars Elementary!

There are a variety of ways to assist with Programs:
- Art/Science Docents in the classroom (five times per year) or shop for supplies
- After School Clubs (day/frequency is up to you!) - Lego, Meditation, Gardening, Pokémon, Spanish, and Art
- Spelling Bee (January)
- Science Fair (March)
- Arts & Culture Night (March)

Events
Events

Chair:

Do you love throwing a good party? This is the volunteer opportunity for you! We need planners, organizers, and day-of people to make the magic happen.

Help with your favorites or volunteer for all of them:
- Kindy Camp (August)
- Meet the Teachers (August)
- Fall Family Event (October/November)
- Winter Dance (December)
- Bingo (February)
- Talent Show (March/April)
- Carnival (May)

Membership
Membership

Chair:
(none)
When:
All Year

Membership Signup Page

Yearbook
Yearbook

Chair:
(none)

This committee produces an annual Little Cedars' yearbook available for purchase by students and staff, and delivered in June. The chairs and committee work to plan and design the yearbook. The yearbook features every class, specialist, and school group. It also highlights other activities that occur during the school year. Several volunteers who are comfortable with a camera are needed to photograph various school-wide and grade-level activities throughout the year.