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Smoky Hill Library Used Curriculum Sale

Category: Non-PCHE Events Date Posted: Saturday, April 11, 2015 By: Lynette Lembke

When: Friday, May 29, from 9am to 1pm
Where: Smoky Hill Library
What: Used Curriculum Sale
Cost: free
RSVP: Amy Shamblin 303-484-9317

The Smoky Hill Library Used Curriculum sale will be May 29 from 9-1. (Set up at 9 and take down by 1.) Please let Amy Shamblin know how many tables you will need (half a table up to 2 tables). There may be a raffle as well. If you have a service or product you want to donate let Amy know. Please advertise to all groups and RSVP if you need a table. Call Amy at 303-484-9317 with questions and to RSVP or email at her at amybonne@yahoo.com.

Rock Solid Open House

Category: Enrichment Classes Date Posted: Tuesday, March 31, 2015 By: Sheryl Van Denend

When: Thursday April 9, 2015 from 6-8pm
Where: Multipurpose room at 6570 B South Broadway Littleton CO 80121
What: Open house to learn about courses offered
Cost: Free
RSVP: rshs@rocksolidhighschool.com
Contact: Sheryl Van Denend (RSHS parent & Board member) at dslkem@gmail.com

Please join us on the evening of April 9th for an Open House and Art/Science exhibit to learn more about Rock Solid and the 8th grade through high school courses that we offer. Rock Solid is a private, Christian option for homeschool families. We are dedicated to providing a Christ centered education, inspiring students to achieve excellence in moral character, servant leadership and academics. Using the college model, students meet 2 days/week for course instruction and do school at home the other 3 days.

We also partner with Colorado Christian University to offer dual credit courses where your high schooler can take many entry level college courses spread throughout the year instead of doing them as a college freshman over one semester. It will save time and money in the long run...

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Camp Id-Ra-Ha-Je Outdoor Mountain Lab School

Category: Non-PCHE Events Date Posted: Friday, March 13, 2015 By: Lorrie Burdick

When: Wednesday through Friday, April 29-May 1, 2015
Where: Camp Id-Ra-Ha-Je in Bailey, Colorado
RSVP: Colleen Golesh
Contact: Goleshschool@comcast.net

Outdoor Mountain Lab SchoolSpring 2015 at Camp Id-Ra-Ha-Je in Bailey, Colorado!
Visit - http://idrahaje.org/ (Note: you cannot sign up online for our group)

Who? ALL home-school students in 4th – 12th grades are welcome. We’ll be splitting younger campers into a group that is age appropriate, especially for game time. Though this link is for summer camps, this is a good overview of what your kids will be doing. We don’t go swimming or horse back riding.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xu-CcavvhwA

Cost? $125/camper or chaperone (Parent’s are invited to be Chaperones!)

Activities: Rappelling (high and low), ropes course, Riflery, Climbing Tower, Nature Hike, Animal Habitat, Survival Skills, games and more! A Bible verse and lesson is included in to every activity. (C...

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Shadow day at Rock Solid!

Category: How To Do High School Date Posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 By: Sheryl Van Denend

When: Friday, March 20, 2015
Where: Rock Solid High School
What: Shadowing day & pizza lunch for interested students
Cost: FREE
RSVP: 303-797-1005
Contact: Terri or Cecilia

If you have been wondering what Rock Solid is like and whether or not it is a good fit for your family here is your opportunity! RSHS is a private Christian option for homeschool families with full and part time classes available. We offer dual, university credit courses in partnership with Colorado Christian University. It is a great place for Christian students to grow in their Christian worldview and build lifelong friendships with like minded families!

Please call and RSVP by March 17th so your student can join us and shadow classes for the day. Friday's schedule begins at 7:30 am.

We will provide a free pizza lunch to all prospective students as well as an opportunity to meet the staff and current students.

Please visit our website at: http://www.rocksolidhighschool.org and join...

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Early Easter - Come See the Life of Jesus in the Thorn!

Category: Non-PCHE Events Date Posted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 By: Christine Kastens

When: Fri-Sun, March 20 (7:30pm), 21 (10am/7:30pm), 22 (4pm)
Where: Southeast Christian Church
What: The Thorn - Experience What Jesus Did for You
Cost: Starts at $15 (group tix disc. is 15% off)
RSVP: cckastens@msn.com
Contact: Christine Kastens

Group tickets of ten or more are 15% off, so send me an email if you are interested so that I can keep track. Still waiting to hear if they have to be in the same section.

Start off your Easter holiday by attending a performance of the Thorn, an active and passionate account of Jesus' life, fast-paced from creation to the resurrection. It's about as up-close and personal as you can get to going back in time and experiencing what Jesus did for us on a deeper, more visual level.

It includes pyrotechnics, martial arts, and gives personification to the temptations in the spiritual realm in the form of demons. If you bring children, here's what they say:

The Thorn is a fast-paced and intense portrayal of the passion of Jesus and may not be appropriate for some children. The Thorn ...

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Babysitting/Nanny

Category: Babysitting Date Posted: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 By: Jeanna Helgesen

Cost: $12 per hour
Contact: Hanna Helgesen - 720-551-2941

My name is Hanna Helgesen and I am an experienced Babysitter/ and nanny. I have been babysitting since I was 11 years old (currently 17) and I charge $12 per hour. I have 3 younger siblings and am currently nannying and babysitting for several families in the Parker/aurora area. I live in east Parker. Please contact me at 720-551-2941 or email me at hannathebonana@gmail.com

Elementary Presentation Day

Category: PCHE Events Date Posted: Tuesday, February 10, 2015 By: Lorrie Burdick

When: Thursday, February 19th, 1:30-3:30pm
Where: Southeast Christian Church
What: Elementary Presentation Day
Cost: Suggested Donation: $3 for 1-2 students, $5 for 3 or more students
RSVP: not necessary, just show up
Contact: PD Coordinator: Lorrie Burdick 303-766-6838 or burdicksc@gmail.com

Presentation Day (PD) is a time for your children (Pre-K to 9yrs old) to learn how to improve their public speaking skills, practice presenting, have a time of fellowship with other PCHE homeschoolers, and build great friendships. The first half of PD time is spent teaching children to be good presenters and allowing them to present. There are also opportunities for the children to act as MC, lead the flag salute, or pray aloud over the time to be shared. Presentation time is followed by a short snack time and then structured social time with games.

Presentations may be anything from reciting Bible verses or poems, giving book reports, playing musical pieces (sorry, no access to a piano), sharing a science experiment, or discussing something that has been learned/studied or something th...

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Art thru Nature Class

Category: Enrichment Classes Date Posted: Saturday, October 4, 2014 By: Alicia Perez

When: Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30
Where: 489 Rocky Cliff Circle, Elizabeth, CO 80107
What: Art thru Nature Class
Cost: $50/quarter
RSVP: ASAP
Contact: Alicia Perez saperezfam@gmail.com or 303-574-1274

Students needed for new art class! This class is part of the co-op that meets near Walmart in Elizabeth. The class has already started for this quarter, but new students can sign up now for the second quarter offering of the same class.

If you are interested please contact Alicia Perez (303-574-1274) for more information.
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Art thru Nature Class

Description

Learn the basics of pencil sketching and art through the study of our Creator’s incredible world. During a 10-week course, your student will study the basic relationship of the pencil and paper, the various techniques used in artistic drawing, the science of proportion and perspective, and the use of composition. Each student will also be treated to a overview of the awesome power of God in His creation. As...

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Presentation Day

Category: PCHE Events Date Posted: Sunday, August 10, 2014 By: Lorrie Burdick

When: 3rd Thursday of each month -- 1:30 - 3:30
Where: Southeast Christian Church
Cost: Suggested $3.00 for 1-2 children and $5.00 for 3 or more children for facility use
Contact: PD Coordinator: Lorrie Burdick 303-766-6838 or burdicksc@gmail.com

Presentation Day (PD) is a time for your family to come and have your children learn how to improve their public speaking skills, practice public speaking/presenting, and have a time of fellowship with fellow home schoolers and build great friendships. We meet monthly, the 3rd Thursday of every months, so mark your calendars! The cost is a suggested cost which helps cover the facility fee. Single moms and missionaries are exempt from paying. Also, if this is a financial hardship, please come as our guest.

We have 3 groups that you can utilize or you can remain as a family in the group of your youngest student. Our Elementary group is for Pre-K to 8 or 9 year olds. Our Tween group is for 9-12 year olds and our Teen group is for 13 on up until your student graduates. The reason for the sp...

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Presentation Day

Category: PCHE Events Date Posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 By: Lorrie Burdick

When: 3rd Thursday of each month -- 1:30 - 3:30
Where: Southeast Christian Church
Cost: Suggested $3.00 for 1-2 children and $5.00 for 3 or more children for facility use
Contact: PD Coordinator: Lorrie Burdick 303-766-6838 or burdicksc@gmail.com

Presentation Day (PD) is a time for your family to come and have your children learn how to improve their public speaking skills, practice public speaking/presenting, and have a time of fellowship with fellow home schoolers and build great friendships. We meet monthly, the 3rd Thursday of every months, so mark your calendars! The cost is a suggested cost which helps cover the facility fee. Single moms and missionaries are exempt from paying. Also, if this is a financial hardship, please come as our guest.

We have 3 groups that you can utilize or you can remain as a family in the group of your youngest student. Our Elementary group is for Pre-K to 8 or 9 year olds. Our Tween group is for 9-12 year olds and our Teen group is for 13 on up until your student graduates. The reason for the sp...

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