Library News

Librarians:  kelsey.hedrick@aas.ru & kris.feller@aas.ru 

Open Hours: Mon – Fri: 07:30 – 17:00
Open 10:00 – 13:00 on the following Saturdays:
Nov. 2, Nov.23, Jan. 18, Feb. 1, Mar. 14, Apr.18, May 30, Jun. 13

  • Happy 70th! 
  • Next week, we will host our Breakfast and Browse! That’s a Thursday and Friday morning where we put all the newest books out with some snacks to encourage your new book for break!
  • We’ve done a bit of a fall clean out of the library, and there are a stash of things available for you to take home.  We have many DVDs that are looking for a new home that will be in the library until the end of the week. 
  • As of October, 1, 2019, all patrons with books overdue from summer will be unable to check anything out.  Please make every effort to clear up your business by stopping up at the library. 
  • Sign up for the NY Times here while on campus.
  • Check out our Overdrive here and email library@aas.ru if you need an account set up. 
  • Check out these databases that may be useful to your children.
  • Upcoming Library Events:
    • October 17 and 18 Mornings (Thurs and Fri): Breakfast and Browse (A pre-break event to enjoy new books over coffee, all readers welcome)
    • October 31/November 1 (Thurs and Fri): Make sure you check out the Halloween Displays and Bulletin Board!
    • November 2 (Saturday): Library Open
    • November 23 (Saturday): Library Open + Quiz Night
    • December 9-13 (Mon-Thurs): Visiting Artist Laurie Halse Anderson for Grades 5 and up.
    • December 18 and 19 (Weds and Thurs): Breakfast and Browse (A pre-break event to enjoy new books over coffee, all readers welcome)

Check the Lost & Found under the main stairs!

  • All unclaimed items from the lost & found under the main stairs will be donated to charity on October 19.

 

PTO Enhancement Grants

  • The 2019-20 Enhancement Grants Program is now open. We will be accepting proposals until October 18, 2019.
  • Example Proposal   Grant Application Form
  • Any community member (student, teacher, parent, or staff) is invited to submit ideas for projects that will enhance the learning experience at AAS. 
  • Enhancement Grants can fund innovations or existing programs, purchase equipment for classrooms or activities, or sponsor visits by expert guests who bring a new dimension to learning. Learn more at www.aas.ru/about-us/pto.

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  • Halloween costume swap at the Exchange!
    • Bring your gently used Halloween costumes to the Exchange NOW!
    • Use Halloween costume swap tickets received or use cash to purchase costumes from October 7. 
  • We recycle glass now! Look for the specially marked recycle bins in the cafeteria. 
  • Do you have an example of #CareAAS in relation to the environment? Let us know what actions your family committed to in order to reduce your impact on the environment. 

Non-AAS Leagues and Clubs

New!Moscow Youth Basketball League

  • The start of the Moscow Youth Basketball (MYBL) Season is just around the corner. 
  • The League includes divisions for players K-Gr.12 and welcomes girls and boys of all experience and skill levels. The sessions are held at AAS Moscow and mainly scheduled for Saturdays with some Sunday's due to gym availability. 
  • Fees for this season are, 6000 rubles for grades K and 1st and 10,000 rubles for grades 2 and up, same as the prior year. 
  • Be on the lookout for the Registration Form which we expect to distribute in the coming days. 
  • Any queries can be directed to Joe Borer "Moscowyouthbasketball@gmail.com

New!Pumpkin Sale from the Girl Scouts

  • AAS Girl Scouts will be selling pumpkins in the Hall of Flags on Oct 14-18. 
  • Click Here for details, and be sure to buy all your pumpkins from our Girl Scouts! 

Cub Scouts

  • Our next meeting is this Saturday, 12 Oct 2019, right after the Craft Fair in the Community Room 3004
  • Sign up your child K-5th grade and don’t miss out on the next fun adventure.
  • Our Girls group is growing.  Girls in grades 2-4 are encouraged to come and see what the scouts have to offer.
  • For more information, you can email us at cubscoutsofmoscow@gmail.com