School Valentine Parties for the Young

February 13, 2008 at 8:06 pm 2 comments

If your a mom like me and volunteered to help with parties, only to have tornadoes, flue, ice storms, and fevers distract you until the night before {you out of breath yet, ’cause can assure you that I am!}, here’s the cool linkage I’m finding:

For Starters:  Games Needing No Supplies


Cheese Pizza

Red Hots for Bingo Game


Drinks (1/2 water bottles for us)

Door prizes for games (if desired)


Call and invite other moms on party list, ask for donations for anyone who wants to help (I tried doing this just before the storm last week and haven’t thought about it since!)  Moms like to be part, even if they can’t be there, so go on and call!

Touch base with teacher (email/phone)

Help children with Valentines

Get There Before School to Cover Tables with Holiday Paper

Write Thank You Valentines of your own to teachers

Get there early enough to find parking!

Go home, feed kids candy for supper, take a nap.


Entry filed under: Everyday.

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2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. bellissimanh  |  February 13, 2008 at 10:16 pm

    Cool website! Thanks for sharing it!

    I’m tired reading this post. LOL


  • 2. Cindy  |  February 13, 2008 at 11:55 pm

    Oh to be the mother of elementary school age children again!

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