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The latest Thursday Gordon News

Roundtables online

This fall, Gordon's division directors offered a series of roundtables on topics central to the work happening in their divisions.

In-person and Zoom options were offered. The recordings of the Zooms are online at

Celebrating Kim O'Donnell

Come celebrate Ms. O'Donnell as she prepares to wrap up more than thirty years at Gordon, Tuesday the 6th at 5:30pm. RSVP and details at

Winter break camp

The first week of winter break will have child care, with special themed days to keep your child engaged all week long.

Details and a signup link are now online at - the deadline is Friday, December 9th.

Getting Along with Difficult People

Alumni parent Amy Gallo has offered to lead a discussion group based on her new book, Getting Along: How to Work with Anyone (Even Difficult People). She is making this offer, and donating proceeds of copies sold at Book Fair, as a way of giving back to Gordon.

Learn more at

Book Fair next week

The Book Fair is open to browsers Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 7:45am to 9:30am and 2:30 to 5:30pm.

Authors will be on hand for book signings:

Tuesday, December 6th 
3:45-4:45 Deborah Freedman
4:00-5:00 Amy Gallo

Wednesday, December 7th
3:45-4:45 Jeannette Bradley
3:45-4:45 Danielle Greendeer
4:00-5:00 Anika Aldamuy Denise and Christopher Denise
4:00-5:00 Cheryl Willis Hudson and Wade Hudson

Thursday, December 8th
3:45-4:45 Karina Yan Glaser
4:00-5:00 Dan Abdo  

On Wednesday night, there will be a celebration of the Joukowsky Family Library's twentieth anniversary, at 6pm, followed by a presentation from publishing pioneers Wade and Cheryl Hudson. Details and RSVP information is at

Those are the events for parents and caregivers, but the Book Fair is so much more!

Learn about it all at or come to the GCA's Coffee in the Commons tomorrow, Friday, after drop off.

Lost and found 

When you're at the Book Fair, do not leave before checking out lost and found! It’s overflowing! 

The lost and found is here. Starting Monday it will be moved to the Commons, then all items remaining as of December 16th will be donated.

Last call for enrichments

Looking for an after school activity here at Gordon? There is limited space available to join the following enrichments:

Tuesdays: After school animals (N-K), Explore the bay (1st-4th)
Wednesdays: Musical storytelling (N-K)
Thursdays: Explore the bay (N-K), After school animals (1st-4th)
Fridays: Young Rembrandts (N-K)

Please email Jenny Alario at if you would like to register.