Saturday, October 24, 2009

New Homeschool Orientation Meeting - October

Please pass the news that the next New Homeschooler Orientation Meeting is coming up soon!

Tuesday, Oct. 27th 5:45-7:45pm

Millard Public Library

3214 Westwood Ln
Omaha, NE 68144-3556

New homeschooler orientation meetings give new homeschoolers or families interested in homeschooling the opportunity to ask questions, obtain help with paperwork, receive lots of helpful information about resources and activities in the Omaha metro area, as well as connect with other parents who are just beginning the home education journey. Plase spread the word to those you know who are new to homeschooling it or considering it. HEN members, as well as non-members, are welcome! Call or email Shana Baker for information at or 332-4449. Note: please do not call the library for meeting information.

Monday, October 5, 2009

Vala's Pumpkin Patch

Homeschool days at Vala's Pumpkin Patch are:
Tuesday, Oct. 6th and Tuesday, Oct. 13th

Check their website for details on cost and programs available. Click on group information and then school field trip at

Homeschooler Days
Tuesday, September. 29th
Tuesday, October 6th
Tuesday, October 13th

Parents and their homeschooled children may take advantage of the school group student rates and stay all day and evening. Prices vary according to the type of school tour. Apple Education, Gem Mining, and Pollination lessons need to be scheduled before 2 pm. (Call 402-332-4200 to set this up) Simply identify yourself as a Homeschool family or group. All adults are $6.50 and babies under age 2 are free. On-line booking is available for groups of 20 or more. Call for groups of less than 20 (402-332-4200)