Saturday, December 13, 2014

December 2014 Newsletter

Christmas Temple Square

Wishing you a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

Upcoming Events:

Mothers’ Meeting: Christmas Gathering and Gift Exchange

When: Thursday, December 18th, 7 PM

Where: Café Ole

3284 East Pine Avenue

Meridian, ID 83642

Come join us for some downtime before Christmas! Bring a wrapped gift to exchange—something YOU love or enjoy and would like to share with someone else (interpret that however your wish!) Please RSVP to Stacey Lytle at or 453-2945 by Wed. Dec. 17th at midnight, so we can make sure your seat is saved!

Coming in January:

Homeschooling Women’s Evening Retreat: Calm the Chaos, Restore the Magic!

“You can achieve what you believe you can. Trust and believe and have faith.”—President Thomas S. Monson, “Living the Abundant Life”, Ensign, January 2012

Are you looking to develop more vision and direction for your homeschool? Need ideas for time/household management? Need some motivation to keep on keepin’ on? This evening retreat is designed to help you discover (or refine!) YOUR vision and motivation o reach YOUR goals for your homeschool in 2015!

When:  Choose your session:  Friday, January 9th, 5-9 PM OR Saturday, January 10th, 5-9 PM

Where: Stacey Lytle’s Home

1298 N. Cambrick Dr.

Kuna, Idaho 83634

Registration fee: $25.00 per person, includes dinner and materials.

Please note each session is limited to 20 attendees, so register early!

To register, please contact Stacey Lytle at or 208-453-2945

Classes, Co-ops, Activities:

Teen Classic Book Club: Thursday, Dec. 18th at 10:30 AM. Please contact MelissaMatt Wolfe via Facebook for location.  December’s book: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis.


Treasure Valley Commonwealth is hosting a Christmas Craft and Gingerbread House party for homeschoolers

Wednesday December 17

Open House Style : 10 - 12:30

The Journey - 9105 W Overland Road, Boise, Id

3 and under - $1 - crafts and sugar cookie only.
4 and up - $3, a couple of crafts, decorating a sugar cookie.
Gingerbread house - $4, this is in addition to the above cost. You can choose how many houses to do for your family.
RSVP to Nancy @ - so we can have enough supplies prepared.
It will be open house style, come, create, snack, and leave as fits your schedule.