Nevada PTA Minutes October 3, 2016

Minutes from our October 3, 2016 meeting now available! Please review what we talked about at our second 2016-2017 meeting. Minutes will be up for approval at our next meeting, November 7, 2016. Please join us at 5:45 pm for a light supper and our meeting at 6:00 pm in Central Elementary library!



October Treasurer’s Report



Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda October 3, 2016

Join us October 3, 2016 for our monthly meeting! A light supper will be served at 5:45 pm. Meeting at 6:00 pm in the Central Elementary library.
Review the minutes of our last meeting at this link:
What’s on the agenda for October? Click on this link to find out:
Orders for Nevada PTA Volunteer shirts due that day–$12.50 each.
It’s a busy month! Come help us “enable and empower” Nevada students!
See you there!

Nevada PTA Minutes September 12, 2016

Please review our September 12, 2016 minutes to see what we did in our first meeting of the 2016-2017 year! Click on this link:



Nevada PTA Halloween Costume Swap


Drop-off new/gently-used costumes from 5:00-5:30 pm;
return to shop with your swap tickets from 6:00-6:30 pm.
Between 6:30-7:00 pm, no tickets required; one costume per child.

Click on link to see whole poster:



PTA Volunteer Shirts Available!



Have you noticed the gold Nevada PTA Volunteer shirts at various activities? Or is yours getting a little faded (or you volunteer so often it’s dirty when you need it again?) We will submit an order for new Volunteer shirts after our October 3 meeting. Shirts are $12.50. If you are unable to attend the meeting, we will accept orders at our PO Box 26 address or we have a mail slot at Central Elementary. Volunteer shirts help show how much PTA is helping and identify you to both other volunteers and patrons. Click on the line below to print your own form:




Nevada PTA Halloween Costume Swap!


Keep watching for details…


Come join us for a potluck!


Sunday, September 18, 2016 * 5:00-7:00 PM
Harrington Park, corner of 19th and Lincoln Way
Bring a dish to share. PTA will provide lemonade, paper products and some prizes!

Hope to see you there!


Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda September 12, 2016

Hope you are excited for a new Nevada PTA year! Our first meeting is Monday, September 12! Please join us for a light supper at 5:45 pm, followed by our 6:00 pm Meeting in Central Elementary’s library. Meetings generally take about an hour. Children are welcome.

Please click on the link and review our September 12 Agenda to see what we’ll be talking about!

Review our May, 2016 Minutes at this link: Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-05-02

Older minutes are also available. Scroll through website to find links to minutes of each meeting.

PTA has already started 2016-2017 activities! If you can help with either of the following activities, please click on the appropriate link(s) below to go to our SignUpGenius. Thank you!

Dr. Warren Phillips–Discipline, Sept. 21 – serve pizza at 5:00 pm; help with childcare 5:30-7:30 pm

PTA meals at 5:45 pm before meetings first Monday of each month–cook or make arrangements

Hope to see you Monday night!



Become a Nevada PTA Member!

PTA envisions “Making every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.”

Look for PTA at school orientations, Lincoln Highway Days and other community events. Print out this one-page form and return to the Nevada PTA to become a member and get email updates. You can also “like” us on Facebook at Nevada Iowa PTA for school, community and parenting news!

Meetings are held at 6:00 pm in Central Elementary the first Monday of the month beginning September 12.

PTA Membership Form




Nevada PTA 2016-2017 Meeting Schedule

Want to get involved in “enabling and empowering” Nevada students? Nevada PTA works for students in preschool through 12th grade. We meet the first Monday of the month at Central Elementary library. Please join us for a light meal at 5:45 pm and our 6:00 pm Meeting (we are usually done by 7 pm). Put these dates in your planner:

September 12  *  October 3  *  November 7
December 5  *  January 9  *  February 6
March 6  *  April 10  *  May 1

Watch this space or our Nevada PTA Facebook page or give us your email address for updates on additional exciting opportunities!


Nevada PTA celebrates Lincoln Highway Days!

Movie Party 2


First Day of School is August 23!

Online registration for both new and returning students at


“Going to the zoo, zoo, zoo! How about you, you, you?”

The next Nevada PTA activity is
our Movie Night, August 27
during the Lincoln Highway Days!

Movie Party 1

Watch this space–or our facebook page
(Nevada Iowa PTA)–for more details!



Thank you to all who made our Pool Party a “splashing” success!

431 attended Nevada PTA Pool Party on July 10!
283 kids and 148 adults turned out to wade, swim, slide, dive!


Thanks, Nevada Parks and Rec, for providing the fabulous venue and the lifeguards and staff! Thanks, Kona Ice, for shipping up colorful icy treats. Thank you to Nevada PTA volunteers for planning and staffing the event! Thank you to all those who helped get the word out. Thank you, Nevada PTA Summer Activities Committee, for jumping in and pulling it off! And to all those who attended and made the work worthwhile–thank YOU! Hope to see you at our next activity–and many times throughout the school year!



Is your summer going ‘swimmingly’?


Nevada PTA Minutes May 2, 2016

Here are the minutes of our final meeting of Nevada PTA’s 2015-2016 school year. We elected a new vice-president and treasurer; caught up on some of our May events; looked ahead for the summer. Please click on the link to review our meeting:


Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-05-02


Next PTA event: Free Pool Party at Fawcett Aquatic Center Sunday, July 10 from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm for all Nevada students and their families. Plan to join us!



New PTA Officers Elected

2016-2018 Officers


Buy One, Get One Book Fair starts this week!

Digital Bk Wk-Bk Fair Flyer


Nevada PTA Agenda May 2, 2016

Come elect our new Vice-President and Treasurer at our last meeting of the 2015-2016 school year Monday, May 2!

A light supper will be served at 5:45 p.m. in Central Elementary library. Meeting will start promptly at 6:00 p.m. In addition to officer elections, we will be discussing PTA scholarships, reviewing the After-Prom party and looking forward to upcoming events including our Book Fair, summer events like our pool party and kicking off the next school year! See our complete Agenda by clicking on the link. Hope to see you May 2!
Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda 2016-05-02