SEPTA News & Upcoming Events

DyslexiaDiscussion March Meeting: March 10, 2020 at 7:30 pm in the Middle School Library:

Literacy Nassau Topic: Kim Nau from Literacy Nassau spoke about dyslexia and programs available at Literacy Nassau. Go to their website for more information: https://www.literacynassau.org/ We hope you found it informative and insightful. Kim Nau has sent some resources that we are sharing with you.

1. Here is the link to the video about Dyslexia that she had discussed: What is dyslexia? - Kelli Sandman-Hurley

2. We've attached some documents she sent to us that she thought we would find helpful.
Dyslexia Basics Fact Sheet | IDA Fact Sheet for Effective Instruction

3. Here is a link to the book that she recommended: Overcoming Dyslexia by Sally Shaywitz, MD: Overcoming Dyslexia - Yale Dyslexia and you can purchase it on Amazon.com at https://www.amazon.com/Overcoming-Dyslexia-Complete-Science-Based-Problems-ebook/dp/B000S1LEMY


Boon Supply Fundraiser
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"Starting March 1, 2020, a new bag waste reduction law will take effect in New York State...As a consumer, you can help and #BYOBagNY - Bring Your Own Bag." To read more go to: https://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/50034.html

On March 4 Wantagh SEPTA will be starting a fundraiser from Boon Supply and they have an amazing selection of reusable shopping bags. The catalogs will go out by next week. If ordering from the catalog, there is a $1 shipping fee for each item, but no tax. Check out their website: https://www.boonsupply.com/collections/bags

Here's the order form.
Help support us and go to: https://www.boonsupply.com/collections/606801-wantagh-septa


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Wantagh SEPTA Shenanigans: Chunky Blanket DIY Fundraiser

Simple Little Detail will teach us how to hand knit our own chunky blanket. Bring your own beverages and snacks. We will have Irish Soda Bread and water available. There will raffles and baskets too!
Date and Time: Friday, March 20, 2020 with check-in at 6:30 pm and start time at 7 pm
Location: Seaman's Hall of Wantagh Memorial Congregational Church next to Pixies Nursery School, 1845 Wantagh Avenue (with parking in the back)
Cost: $60 | All Supplies included. Colors offered: Ivory, Oatmeal, Light Gray and Charcoal
For questions or information or to RSVP contact Kristen Konecky at 516-220-6610

Go to our Facebook Event for more information or to RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/626329344762562/
Attached is the form.


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Wantagh SEPTA merch is here! Go to our merchandise website for some inspirational and fun messages on shirts. They could be a great gift for teachers, aides, and anyone who supports our kids.

www.wantaghsepta.com