Friday, October 24, 2008

Fun Halloween Events

From haunted hotels and ghost stories to monster bashes, music and the scary movies, Halloween parties and happenings in San Diego abound. Scroll through our list for events that'll grab you.

For kids/families
Enjoy an evening of critters, trick-or-treating, arts, crafts, music and more at the Zoo's popular Spooky Sleepover (Oct. 11, 18 and 25).

Create your very own sugar skull art at Bazaar del Mundo's annual Dias de los Muertos fest (Oct. 31-Nov. 2), at the Back From Tomboctou Gallery in Normal Heights and other county Dia de los Muertos events. Cruise for blockheads at Legoland's Brick or Treat (Oct. 4-26) celebrations or explore below the surface at Birch's Haunted Aquarium (Oct. 24-26).

Check out Halloween Family Day at the San Diego Railroad Museum (Oct. 26), or visit your local library branch for fun Halloween activities for the whole family.

List provided by Sign-On San Diego.

Some other fun things to do:
Halloween Spooktacular at Sea World
Bates Nut Farm Pumpkin Patch
Del Mar Scaregrounds Screamzone
The Whaley House

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Happy Halloween!

The PTA will be providing each student with glow sticks on Halloween.
The sticks glow in the dark and are great to use in the evening so your
child can be safely spotted as they trick-or-treat.

Have a Safe and Happy Halloween.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

PTA Movie Night Nov. 7 at 7 p.m.

The Birney PTA is hosting a Movie Night. And in keeping with the Birney Bee theme, we are showing the Bee Movie. This is a great way for families to enjoy an evening out. Admission is FREE. So bring the kids, bring your blankets and have fun.

The PTA will be selling concessions. The movie will start at 7:15 in the Auditorium

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Star Party Was Out of This World

The Star Party on Friday Night was a huge success. All teachers, parents and children had a great time. The PTA sponsored drinks and popcorn to top off the fun. Here are a few photos of the event.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Order Your Birney Sweatshirts & More!

For anyone interested in a Birney Bee Spirit item. We have mugs, hats, buttons and various items that have the Birney Bee Spirit Logo on them. These are great gift ideas for Teachers or for students or family members interested in showing school pride.

Check it out at Birney Bees.

3rd Annual Star Gazing Party

The San Diego Astronomy Association will be on our playground - Friday night, October 17th, from 6:30-8:30 pm. Everyone is welcome. If you have a telescope at home, bring it!

Jupiter will be visible and we will be able to see the equatorial bands and 4 of its moons. We will see star clusters, the Ring of Nebula, and the famous Double-Double Star in Vega.

Don't Miss it!
The PTA will be handing out popcorn and lemonade and a special little treat.