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John Paulding Book Fair – March 6-9

Save the Dates for the John Paulding School Book Fair!

The PTA “Grow into a Reader” Scholastic Book Fair is coming soon – Monday, March 6 thru Thursday March 9.

John Paulding families, please join us for the “Storytime w/ Milk and Cookies” event on Tuesday, March 7 from 6-8pm for a fun evening.

The PTA also provides a free light breakfast to enjoy during book fair shopping before school on Wednesday, March 8, and Thursday, March 9, from 7:45-8:45am. All book fair purchases benefit the PTA and our schools. See you there!

Reserve las fechas: Feria del libro de John Paulding

¡La Feria del Libro Scholastic “Crecer en un lector” de la PTA llegará pronto! Se lleva a cabo del 6 al 9 de marzo. Familias de John Paulding, únanse a nosotros para el evento “Cuentos con leche y galletas” el martes 7 de marzo, de 6 a 8 p.m. para una noche divertida.

La PTA también ofrece un desayuno ligero gratuito para disfrutar durante las compras en la feria antes de la escuela el miércoles 8 y el jueves 9 de marzo, de 7:45 a 8:45 a. m. Todas las compras en la feria del libro benefician a la PTA y a nuestras escuelas. ¡Te veo allí!

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Morse Book Fair – April 22-28

We’re excited to invite you to the Scholastic Book Fair at WL Morse hosted by the Horsemen PTA! This event will take place on Friday, April 22 to Thursday, April 28 and is an opportunity for students to build their home libraries and further their love of reading. All purchases benefit our school community via the PTA.

After missing out on many beloved traditions, our spring Book Fair will be a familiar, welcome, and safe event for the students.

Here’s what you need to know about the Book Fair –

Friday, April 22 – Monday-April 25 – Tuesday, April 26
Students will visit the fair with their classes, explore the books at the fair and complete a reading wish list to take home. (You may purchase books from this wish list by sending it back into school with payment.)

Sunday, April 24
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
To ensure every family has a chance to visit the fair, the fair will be open for shopping only on Sunday, April 24, from 1-4 p.m. Signup required through SignUpGenius.

Monday, April 25
Please join us for an evening family event including guided tours of Morse School, a free book raffle, story time with Morse staff, fair shopping and more! Signup required through SignUpGenius.

Wednesday, April 27
7:10 a.m – 8:10 a.m.

Donuts with Grownups” breakfast event
Grab a free donut and shop the fair with your child!

All forms of payment are supported at the fair, including cash, check, card, mobile payments(Apple Pay, etc.) and Scholastic’s eWallet solution.

We’re excited to celebrate our love of books together at the Book Fair. We look forward to seeing your child there!

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JP Book Fair

March 6th- 10th, 2022
John Paulding All-Purpose Room

Book Fair Open House
Sunday, March 6th
10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

This shopping day is open to all families with no sign-up required.

Book Fair Shopping Hours (with teachers)
Monday, March 7th – Thursday, March 10
9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m

*additional time slot at 1:30-3:00 p.m. on Monday, March 7th for afternoon Pre-K
During this visit students will create a book wish list during class time to be sent home for parent approval.

Story Time with Milk & Cookies
Tuesday, March 8th
6:00-8:00 p.m.

Parents must register to attend the event. Please click here to register.
One adult and your JP child can attend for our milk & cookies event.
Come and enjoy browsing, shopping, story time, and a craft.
Pj’s are welcome! Milk and cookies provided at the end to-go.

Breakfast and Books
Wednesday, March 9th, and Thursday, March 10th
7:45a.m.- 8:45 a.m.

Bring your child to school early to shop at the book fair and enjoy a story together. To-go breakfast provided by the PTA.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! If you’re interested and available to volunteer at the book fair, please sign up here: or email

All events and book fair shopping will mandate a Covid safe environment- masks required.

If you have any questions about the book fair, please contact PTA Book Fair Co-Chairs Gabriela Barlocher, or Rachael Sokolowski,

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It’s Book Fair Time!

Did you think we’d let this school year end without a Scholastic Book Fair? The answer is: never!

Like most things this year, the Book Fair will look a little different, but it will still be as fun as ever! Be sure to sign up for our OUTDOOR Book Fair on April 24, May 1 and May 2 in the John Paulding School Parking Lot.

****Please note the original April 25 date is cancelled due to a forecast of rain. We will now open the fair on the May 2 rain date. All reservations for April 25 have been moved to May 2. Please update your reservation if that date and time does not work for your family. Thank you!****

Please note this book fair is for ALL of our elementary school families, no matter which school(s) your children attend.

Shopping reservations are required. Here is the link to sign up for a family time slot.

Twenty-five percent of all sales benefit our children and schools via the Horsemen PTA. More details in the attached flyers. Happy Reading!

To volunteer at the book fair, please sign up here. Thank you for your support of the fair and your Horsemen PTA!