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  • Regional Staff In-service in Anchorage

    Regional Staff In-service in Anchorage

    All day
    11/01/2018-11/02/2018

    The Contact Teachers, Field Reps, Site Admins and Resource Room Coordinators will be at in-service in Anchorage for the week. We will try to answer email as we can. Thanks for your patience. We look forward to seeing you when we return. The Fairbanks IDEA office will be open. Our Computer Tech, Receptionist and the Business Office Staff will be available to assist you.

  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    11/01/2018

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.

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  • Regional Staff In-service in Anchorage

    Regional Staff In-service in Anchorage

    All day
    11/02/2018-11/02/2018

    The Contact Teachers, Field Reps, Site Admins and Resource Room Coordinators will be at in-service in Anchorage for the week. We will try to answer email as we can. Thanks for your patience. We look forward to seeing you when we return. The Fairbanks IDEA office will be open. Our Computer Tech, Receptionist and the Business Office Staff will be available to assist you.

  • Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    11/02/2018

    For IDEA students age 10 and up

    No drop offs ~ a parent must attend with their student

    Mandatory Parent Meeting:  Friday, Sept 7 from 10-11am @ IDEA

    CLUB DATES:   Starting October ~ the first & third Fridays from 10:30am-12pm @ IDEA

    October 5 and 19  * November 2 and 16 * December 7 and 21 * January 4 and 18 * February 1 and 15 * March 1 and 15 * Last meeting:  April 19

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  • Career Day – Culinary Arts Show N Tell 1-3pm

    Career Day – Culinary Arts Show N Tell 1-3pm

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    11/05/2018

    Monday, Nov 5 from 1-3pm

    PAC Presents

     

    Douglas Campbell

    Midnight Sun Catering

    &

    Reba Fansler

    Santa’s Bake Shop

     

    They will be sharing what it takes to successfully

    run a business as a chef and baker.

    Have your students bring their questions and enjoy

    An afternoon exploring two professions of

    The food industry.

    No need to sign-up – just come! For IDEA students of all ages.

     

    Questions? Contact Jen Schutte gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

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  • (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    11/06/2018

    For IDEA students in grades 4-8. This team is just for fun (no competitions). You must pre-register to attend. Please email Coach Jen Schutte at gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

    Will meet Tuesdays from 11am-12:30pm at IDEA. The Oct 23 meeting will be 9-10:30am. Starts Oct 2 runs through Feb 26. Coaches are IDEA parents Jen Schutte and Mike Groves. Thanks Jen & Mike!

     

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  • Fine Art Workshop in Healy

    Fine Art Workshop in Healy

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    11/07/2018

    Who:

    For IDEA students in grades K-12 & their parent or guardian

    When:

    Wednesday, November 7 from 10:00 am-1:00pm

    Where:

    In His Shadow Ministries

    252 Parks Hwy

    Healy, AK 99743

    Details:

    We will have two workshops:  Postcards from Van Gogh for grades K – 5 and Lady Liberty for grades 6th – 12th.  There is a $10 fee per student that can be deducted from allotment provided History and/or Art is included on the ILP. Participants will be led by Dawn Cogan, Sandy Blewett, Mary Ekblad, and Kathleen Kinney in creating beautiful works in chalk and oil pastel. We will also be providing lunch for you so please be sure to sign up by Monday, November 5th. Thanks!

    Space is limited to 15 students for each workshop on a first come, first serve basis.  Please click the following link to register for this event!  https://goo.gl/forms/UYwpg9EIOS3EWMb52

    Please email Dawn Cogan at dawn.cogan@ideafamilies.org if you have any questions.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    11/07/2018

    Chess Club: Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30-2:30 at the IDEA office. For IDEA students of all ages and family members. This is not a drop off event except for kids in 9th grade or above. An adult must accompany students 8th grade of younger. Bring your chess board and be ready to have a fantastic time. Adults can play too! If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail the club coach IDEA parent Catrina by using the following link:  (You will need your IDEA username and password)  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Catrina!

     

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  • Crazy 8’s Math 11:00am-12:00pm

    Crazy 8’s Math 11:00am-12:00pm

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    11/08/2018

    Details TBA

  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    11/08/2018

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.

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  • Quiet Day

    Quiet Day

    All day
    11/09/2018

    Families and visitors are encouraged to stop by however we have no in-office events planned during business hours however there is an after hours event taking place.

  • Mom’s Night Out 6:30-9pm @ IDEA

    Mom’s Night Out 6:30-9pm @ IDEA

    6:30 PM-9:00 PM
    11/09/2018

    This will include a dinner and holiday preparations theme. For all IDEA moms. This is a kid-free night. Details

    Calling all IDEA Moms!  This night’s for you!

     

    IDEA MOM’S NIGHT OUT: HOLIDAY HACKS    Friday, November 9th, 6:30-9 pm @ the IDEA Office

    Come gear up for the holidays at a night just for you!  We’ll have holiday refreshments, craft stations, timesaving tips, and ideas for crafting with your kids plus holiday hostessing ideas.  Leave with a bag of holiday ornaments and treats that you made!

    Limited to the first 20 moms.  Please sign up here:  

    https://goo.gl/forms/xW2ZFl6MCsCFTuvv2

    If you find you can’t attend and have signed up, please let us know so another mom can come.

    This is a kid-free night.  In order for all moms to have a kid-free evening, please make arrangements for childcare.  Thank you in advance for honoring this!

    Hope you’ll join us Friday, November 9th from 6:30-9:00 pm!

    Tanja Bryan

    Cathy Riley

    Amy Temple

    PAC MNO Planning Committee

     

    Sponsored by our PAC ~ Parent Advisory Committee

    A PAC sponsored event.

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  • PAC Meeting 3:00-4:30pm

    PAC Meeting 3:00-4:30pm

    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    11/12/2018

    2157 Van Horn Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA

    2157 Van Horn Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA

    PAC (Parent Advisory Committee):  First meeting will be Monday, Aug 13. The PAC meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 3-4:30pm @ IDEA. This is a wonderful time to get together with other IDEA parents to talk about homeschooling issues which are important to you, ask questions, help plan activities and events for your children, and meet some really awesome folks. Whether you have been homeschooling for years or are just brand new to IDEA we welcome you. IDEA parent Jen Schutte is PAC Chairwoman. Thanks Sandy & Jen, and all our wonderful PAC officers and PAC members! Questions? Email staff advisor Sandy Blewett mailto:sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or call 456-1368 or 374-2200  Children are welcome.

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  • (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    11/13/2018

    For IDEA students in grades 4-8. This team is just for fun (no competitions). You must pre-register to attend. Please email Coach Jen Schutte at gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

    Will meet Tuesdays from 11am-12:30pm at IDEA. The Oct 23 meeting will be 9-10:30am. Starts Oct 2 runs through Feb 26. Coaches are IDEA parents Jen Schutte and Mike Groves. Thanks Jen & Mike!

     

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  • Crazy 8’s Math 11:00am-12:00pm

    Crazy 8’s Math 11:00am-12:00pm

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    11/15/2018

    Details TBA

  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    11/15/2018

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.

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  • Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    11/16/2018

    For IDEA students age 10 and up

    No drop offs ~ a parent must attend with their student

    Mandatory Parent Meeting:  Friday, Sept 7 from 10-11am @ IDEA

    CLUB DATES:   Starting October ~ the first & third Fridays from 10:30am-12pm @ IDEA

    October 5 and 19  * November 2 and 16 * December 7 and 21 * January 4 and 18 * February 1 and 15 * March 1 and 15 * Last meeting:  April 19

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  • K-12 Fine Art Workshop & Lunch in Delta Junction

    K-12 Fine Art Workshop & Lunch in Delta Junction

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    11/19/2018

    Who:  For IDEA students in grades K-12 & their parent or guardian

    When:  Monday, November 19 from 10:00 am-1:00pm

    Where:  Delta Junction Community Center

    2287 Deborah St,

    Delta Junction, AK 99731

    Details:  We will have two workshops:  Postcards from Van Gogh for grades K – 5 and Lady Liberty for grades 6th – 12th.  There is a $10 fee per student that can be deducted from allotment provided History and/or Art is included on the ILP. Participants will be led by Dawn Cogan, Sandy Blewett, Mary Ekblad, and Kathleen Kinney in creating beautiful works in chalk and oil pastel.  We will also be providing lunch for you so please be sure to sign up by Monday, November15th. Thanks

    Space is limited to 15 students for each workshop on a first come, first serve basis.  Please click the following link to register for this event!  https://goo.gl/forms/PMZGDSu1ZoSiEuJ73

    Please email Dawn Cogan at dawn.cogan@ideafamilies.org if you have any questions.

    We look forward to seeing you there!

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  • (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    11/20/2018

    For IDEA students in grades 4-8. This team is just for fun (no competitions). You must pre-register to attend. Please email Coach Jen Schutte at gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

    Will meet Tuesdays from 11am-12:30pm at IDEA. The Oct 23 meeting will be 9-10:30am. Starts Oct 2 runs through Feb 26. Coaches are IDEA parents Jen Schutte and Mike Groves. Thanks Jen & Mike!

     

  • Grades 9-12 IDEA Student Art Workshop: PERSPECTIVE

    Grades 9-12 IDEA Student Art Workshop: PERSPECTIVE

    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    11/20/2018

    Who:  For IDEA students in grades 9-12 (parent are welcome as participants but are not required to attend).

    When:  Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 2-4pm

    Where:  IDEA office

    Details:  Perspective ~ meaning and etymology  Topics:  Space with depth, atmospheric perspective, vanishing point, high viewpoint, low viewpoint, sighting an open door, sighting a room corner, sighting ellipses, drawing to scale, one and two point perspectives.

    Sign-up:  Please click the following link to sign up:  https://bit.ly/2RPx0un

    Presenter is Contact Teacher Kathleen Kinney. For more info please call Kathleen at 374-2200

     

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  • Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    11/21/2018

    Chess Club: Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30-2:30 at the IDEA office. For IDEA students of all ages and family members. This is not a drop off event except for kids in 9th grade or above. An adult must accompany students 8th grade of younger. Bring your chess board and be ready to have a fantastic time. Adults can play too! If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail the club coach IDEA parent Catrina by using the following link:  (You will need your IDEA username and password)  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Catrina!

     

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  • IDEA CLOSED for THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

    IDEA CLOSED for THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

    All day
    11/22/2018-11/23/2018

    No additional detail for this event.

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  • IDEA CLOSED for THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

    IDEA CLOSED for THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

    All day
    11/23/2018-11/23/2018

    No additional detail for this event.

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  • (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    (LEGO) Robotics Recreational Team grades 4-8, 11am-12:30pm

    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    11/27/2018

    For IDEA students in grades 4-8. This team is just for fun (no competitions). You must pre-register to attend. Please email Coach Jen Schutte at gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

    Will meet Tuesdays from 11am-12:30pm at IDEA. The Oct 23 meeting will be 9-10:30am. Starts Oct 2 runs through Feb 26. Coaches are IDEA parents Jen Schutte and Mike Groves. Thanks Jen & Mike!

     

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  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    11/29/2018

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

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  • High School Book Club 4:30-5:30 @ Barnes & Noble

    High School Book Club 4:30-5:30 @ Barnes & Noble

    4:30 PM-5:30 PM
    11/30/2018

    419 Merhar Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA

    419 Merhar Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA

    High School Book Club:   Meets the last Friday of every month (same as the Jr/Sr High social) from 4:30-5:30pm at Barnes & Noble. Coach is IDEA parent Melissa Mitchell. Please click on the following link for more information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):   https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485   This group will continue based on the interest level of high schoolers. Thanks Melissa!

  • Jr/Sr High Social (grades 7-12) 6:00-9:00pm

    Jr/Sr High Social (grades 7-12) 6:00-9:00pm

    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    11/30/2018

    Jr. & Sr. Social: Usually meets the last Friday of the month at IDEA from 6-9pm. For IDEA students in grades 7-12. Watch your email for details! Group leader is IDEA parent Jessica Garcia. For more information please click the following link:   (you will need your IDEA username and password to login)   https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Jessica!

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