Pipelines - May 3, 2017


Pipelines - The PTO newsletter of Arnett C. Lines Elementary School
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Key Dates
Social Students League (Grades 2-5) Thursday, May 4, 2017
Early Entrance Screening for Kindergarten & 1st Grade Monday, May 8, 2017
PTO Plant Sale Fri, May 12, 9:00am – 2:30pm
PTO Meeting Mon, May 15, 9:30am – 10:30am
5th Grade Memory Night Tue, May 23, 7:30pm – 8:30pm

In This Issue
  • Lines Lost and Found
  • Mother's Day Plant Sale!
  • 5th Grade Mother-Daughter Night
  • Staff Appreciation Week
  • Memory Night 
  • Memory Night Team
  • Recycling Competition
  • Lines Running Club
  • Got2Run/Walk
  • 5th Grade Parents--Canlan End of Year Party!


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Lines Lost and Found


Attention Parents:

There are LOTS of items in Lines Lost & Found. Please check to see if your student is missing anything.

Items found : house keys , boots, shoes , jackets , sweatshirts, gloves, hats, bags, eyeglass cases, snow pants and LOTS more!!



Mother's Day Plant Sale!


Students can buy a beautiful potted flower for that special mom, aunt, grandma, neighbor or friend in their life! FRIDAY, MAY 12 - small flowering plants will be available for students to purchase for $4 each. Cash or checks made payable to Lines PTO.




Bike Mark your calendars! Next Wednesday, May 10, is National Bike to School Day.  All Lines students are encouraged to hop on their bikes and ride to school!  Live to far to bike?  Meet a friend at a closer location!  The Barrington Police Department will be at Lines to register bicycles and representatives from Village CycleSport will be on hand for helmet & bicycle safety checks. Activities start at 8:20 on the blacktop. Grab some friends and RIDE TO SCHOOL! Questions?  

Please contact Emily Colon at emilycolon@gmail.com or Tricia Johnson at tbjohnson1@comcast.net


5th Grade Mother-Daughter Night 


Calling all 5th Grade girls and their moms!MD2

Mark your calendars for Monday, May 8th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for a "girls-only" night to discuss the physical and emotional changes that are a part of growing up. This year, we are honored to have a guest speaker from the Robert Crown Center for Health Education who will share valuable information on the changes to come in a fun, informative and engaging way. This year's event will be held in the beautiful Barrington Area Library Meeting Room. Don't miss the chance to treat yourself and your daughter to a unique bonding experience along with fellow Lines mothers and daughters. Invitations will be sent home this week.

Please hit Click here to download a copy of the invitation.

Please RSVP by May 5th. 

Questions? Contact Debbie Fors (wagsfors@comcast.net) or Lisa Sarnowski (lisasarnowski@aol.com). 


Staff Appreciation Week

Staff Appreciation Week is coming up!!!  This year, it is May 1-5, and the Lines PTO has some awesome events planned for our "world class champions", the Lines teachers and staff!  But we can't do it without you!  Please check out our volunteer and donation needs at the link below and sign up as you are able!  Contact Beth Hendon at bethk309@gmail.com or Karen Benson at bradleymomkjb@yahoo.com with questions.  Thank you in advance!




Thank you so much!!!!



5th Grade Memory Night - Save the Date!


On Tuesday, May 23 at 7:30pm, Lines Class of 2017 will have their 5th Grade Memory Night. Please save the date, and if you have not submitted pictures of your 5th grader for the video presentation, please do so as soon as possible. Email photos to 5thgradelines@gmail.com. The deadline for photos is April 15!


Memory Night Team

The Memory Night Team is looking for "sweet treat" donations for their big night on May 23rd from our wonderful Lines Families.

Please consider helping out on this special event. Check out our Sign Up Genius-http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d44acac2da4fa7-memory

Questions please contact Doreen Muhs @ mdmuhs@hotmail.com

Please help us make a special night even better with your SWEET TREATS! We are requesting that all treats be dropped off at school (gym) at 5:30. If you are unable to do that please drop off that day (8:40 am-3:30 pm) to the front office at Lines. Mark it MEMORY NIGHT. Thank you in advance for your support of this event! 


Lines running club

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LINES ON THE RUN IS SO MUCH FUN!  Lines students have been having a great time at Lines on the Run playing games and getting exercise before school! 






APRIL 19 - MAY 24


Students K-2 must be accompanied by an adult or guardian.

We need parent volunteers to help make Running Club a success! Please email Tricia Johnson at tbjohnson1@comcast.net if you are able to help out!

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REGISTER NOW….Got2Run for Education is May 20! Lrun6

We are just 2 weeks until the 6th Annual Got2Run For Education!! Last year we had over 70 participants from Lines School! Can we get to 100?  Lines School will receive a sizable check from Got2Run in return!  Lines Students will be joining with Hough Street & Sunny Hill Schools before the run.  

Event Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 8:00am

Location: Downtown Arlington Heights
Event Distances: 2.62 Mile Micro-Marathon Run/Walk and 8K (4.97 Mile) Run
Online Registration: www.signmeup.com/118265
Website: www.Got2Run.org

Click here for more details from Mr. K.

If you would like to run and need some financial assistance Lines on the Run would like to sponsor you.  Please contact Mr. K at kienzlekevin@barrington220.org


5th Grade Parents--Canlan End of Year Party!


Please join us to celebrate the end of the school year and your child's years at Lines School on May 31st from 4-6pm. DJ, Games, Pizza, drinks and dessert. $15 per child.

Sign up at https://www.canlansports.com/lakebarrington/1events.aspx


Parents consider being a volunteer at the event, bringing bottled water or making cupcakes.


We would love your help in volunteering and providing desserts at the End of Year 5th Grade Party.... If you have questions please e-mail Doreen at mdmuhs@hotmail.com

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