Nature Scavenger Hunt

In celebration of Screen-Free Week, one of our fourth grade parents and students—Jennifer and Edgar—created a Nature Scavenger Hunt together that families can use on the trails at Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden in Minneapolis. Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden asks that …

Capital Campaign Update

Affirming Our Foundation, Forging Our Future

Greetings to our City of Lakes Waldorf School Community! As you may recall, last year we conducted a feasibility study with the assistance of Panorama Fundraising. Through a school-wide survey and in-person interviews we gathered community input on several proposed …

Community Weaving Project

Community Weaving Project

Calling all parent and student handworkers of all abilities! Join us in creating a Community Weaving, made with funky threads and lots of love. This will be a group effort, with each participant having a hand at weaving part of …

Community Talent Night and Art Auction

Community Talent Night and Art Auction at the Parkway Theater

Our first-ever Talent Night and Art Auction is coming up on Saturday, March 9, from 6:00 – 10:30 pm at The Parkway Theater! Don’t miss this incredible evening of entertainment led by Emcee Extraordinaire Jason Burnstein, including dancing, singing, drumming, …

2018-19 Great Gatherings

2018-19 Great Gatherings

Great Gatherings are fun, fixed-price events meant to engage and grow our community, and thanks to the generosity of the hosts, all proceeds support the school! Gatherings can be designed just for kids, just for grown-ups, or for the whole …

Back to School Events 2017-18

Welcome, new and returning families! We have a variety of events coming up to welcome everyone to the 2017-18 school year. Orientation Sessions @ CLWS Early Childhood Orientation | Tuesday, August 22, 5:30 – 7:00 pm Have the opportunity to …

ALL Are Welcome Here: Community Forum on Immigration Justice

All Are Welcome Here

All Are Welcome Here: Community Forum on Immigration Justice Thursday, May 18 | 6:30-8:30 pm @ CLWS Though the Twin Cities are considered sanctuary cities by some, what is happening to immigrants and refugees here? How can we become informed …

3rd-4th Grade Food Drive Collects Over 400 Pounds of Food!

3rd and 4th grade food drive

We have a very special update to share regarding the 3rd and 4th grade food drive held earlier in the school year. This joint donation drive collected over 400 pounds of food for the Simpson Food Pantry! Thank you to the many parents …

Back to School Events 2016-2017

Welcome, new and returning families! We have a variety of events coming up to welcome everyone to the 2016-17 school year. All-School Back to School Picnic @ Lake Harriet Thursday, August 25, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Beard’s Plaisance Picnic Shelter …

New Family Welcome Program

The Parent Association invites current CLWS families to join our new family partnership program to welcome… you guessed it: new families! As our enrollment is finalized over the summer for the ’16-17 school year, we will pair current families with a new …