February 13, 2018


LILAir photo

Thank you to all the families who joined us in celebrating Spanish speaking cultures last Thursday night! More photos are available on the LILA Facebook Page. Continuing the theme of celebrating, many of our staff will be extra joyful this Thursday and Friday as they usher in the Chinese New Year! Welcome to the year of the dog!



  • James and the Giant Peach, Jr.: LILA is pleased to present James and the Giant Peach, Jr. as its winter musical production. Don't let the dates sneak past you - It's coming up soon, 2/23-25 in the Main Campus Gym! Evening performances take place Friday and Saturday at 6pm, with Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2pm. Free will donations will be accepted. 
  • Child Care: Registration is now open for next year's Little Explorers (Preschool) and Explorer Club (K-5) school-age child care. Summer Explorer Club (K-5) is also open. Unfortunately, there is no Little Explorers during the summer. Visit the website to register today. Space is limited; first-come, first served.
  • MAIN Parents' Immersion Festival: Join other families of immersion students from around the metro at a free festival on March 10! See the flyer for details. LILA Kindergarten teacher Fang Laoshi and a group of students will perform a fan dance at the event!
  • Yearbook Photos - Great photos make for a great yearbook! The Yearbook Staff kindly requests that you submit your photos of LILA events and students by March 9 via the ImageShare app. Details can be found here.



  • Winter Plunge: Skip the beach trip to Florida this year and join us for a dip in the lake, LILA style! Team LILA will once again participate in the Winter Plunge, Gettin' Cold for Your Cause, at Lakeside Park in Forest Lake.  Watch or jump Saturday, February 24, from 12pm-3pm. Visit the team page here!
  • Snow Tubing: Save the date for fun in the snow with other LILA families! The LILA Foundation invites you to Trollhaugen for snowtubing on February 22, 5-9pm. More information to come!


  • 2/19 - NO SCHOOL, Teacher Professional Development Day & Kinder Roundup
  • 2/22 - Snow Tubing @ Trollhaugen, 5-9pm
  • 2/23-2/25 - Winter Musical: James and the Giant Peach, Jr. @Main Campus
  • 2/24 - Winter Plunge, Lakeside Park, 12-3pm
  • 2/27 - 5th Grade Concert, 6pm @ Main Campus


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