ROCS Kids Clothing Swap!
May
17
to May 18

ROCS Kids Clothing Swap!

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Kids' Clothing Swap is a Benefit for Red Oak Community School (ROCS)

This swap is just in time for summer break. Don't miss the chance to turn your kids' hand-me-downs into next year's favorite outfit!

Swap Day:
Saturday, May 18 11am - 4pm

Drop Day;
Friday, May 17 4:30-6:30pm

How it works:
Bring your kids' best and only gently-used kids clothing and "gear" (ROCS's term for outwear including rain boots, snow boots, waterproof shoes, gloves, hats, rain and snow pants).

Dress-up costumes in good condition also welcome.

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2nd Annual Happyokai Recital and Mini-Matsuri Festival
Apr
27
1:30 PM13:30

2nd Annual Happyokai Recital and Mini-Matsuri Festival

Red Oak Community School is hosting a unique take on the Japanese spring Matsuri (festival). Students from this nature-immersion elementary school have directed and will perform a Happyokai (student recital) to kick off the afternoon’s festivities along with the Columbus Koto Ensemble.

All are welcome!

During Happyokai (12:00) — Red Oak students will perform the Mukashi-Banashi (Japanese folktale) called "Omusubi Kororin," or "Rolling, Rolling Rice Ball." The children participate in almost every detail; Happyokai is child-led. They design the props, help make costumes and are involved in the creation from start to finish.

The family-friendly festival Matsuri (1:30 - 4:00) — Follows the Happyokai performance. Matsuri is free, but some booths require a ticket to participate and will cost $1-$2 depending on the activity. Wristbands for unlimited game play will be available at $20 each. All proceeds benefit Red Oak Community School.

Kid-friendly activities like:

  • origami booths

  • yukata (summer Kimono dress-up) by Columbus Kimono

  • A green tea ceremony

  • Traditional children's games

  • prizes &raffles

  • Food truck

  • Make your own rolling rice ball.


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Chipotle Fundraiser & ROCS Poetry/Art Show
Apr
1
4:00 PM16:00

Chipotle Fundraiser & ROCS Poetry/Art Show

Burritos for ROCS!! ...And a Show!

This year we're adding an event to this fundraiser. At 4p, our students will meet at "the rock" for a poetry slam and will also unveil their art installation. Please join our families for a burrito picnic on the "field" for this free, family-friendly show!

Picnic blankets and/or camping chairs are encouraged.

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