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November 17

Holiday Fair December 12th, 10am-1pm

Join us for our first annual Holiday Fair!


Children and adults alike will delight in the many special activities we have planned:

  • Soft Crafting together
  • Leatherwork
  • King Winter’s cave walk

Adults will enjoy shopping the many local artisans we have lined up to feature items for sale in our holiday market.

And everyone will love the delicious food! Warm soup and bread provided by a New Amsterdam parent, a Wabi Cafe pop-up, and a community bake sale!

Please join us Saturday, December 12th, 10am-1pm at 62 Avenue B


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November 2015

November 10

Save the Date ~ Our Inaugural Holiday Fair Will Be December 12th!

Join us for our first annual New Amsterdam School Holiday Fair, Saturday, December 12th, 2015 at 62 Avenue B!



Children and adults alike will delight in this opportunity to join together in celebration of the season. Our fair will feature:

  • Holiday gift and ornament crafting
  • A curated selection of gifts for sale made by local craftspeople
  • A hearty, warm meal
  • A delicious offering of Macha from our neighbors at Wabi Cafe
  • Our “King Winter’s Cave” activity

We hope you will join us!






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November 2015

November 10

Sample Session: November 21, 2015 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Join us Saturday, November 21, 2015    10:00AM – 11:30AM


A Sample Session is a whole-family event where children enjoy participating in age-appropriate activities with teachers and other children within a Waldorf classroom setting while parents observe. We welcome children from 2 years -6.5 years old. Sample Sessions take place on Saturday mornings.

Children under 2 years old are invited to join a Parent-Child class, according to their age group, which are held during the week. Children who are 7 or older are invited to come visit the grades for a day during the school week.  Please contact the Admissions Office to join a Parent-Child class or schedule a grades class visit at Admissions.newamsterdamschool.org.




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November 2015

November 3

Thank you for Joining Family Garden Work Day!

A BIG thank you to everyone who showed up to help at our family garden work day! Gardeners cleared paths, trimmed shrubs, raked leaves, spread mulch and planted bulbs, all to ready our beautiful garden for the winter months. And they also had a great time!!