November 9th Newsletter


A BIG thank you to all of the volunteers who made last Saturday’s Bash a HUGE success!

It would not have been possble without the hard work from the Bash Planning Team- Jess Taylor, Holly Danen, Meghan Burns, Kelly Manion, Jen Hardman, Alicia Bartz, Erin Frederick, Malissa Westcot, Mindy Comincioli, Carmela Klaus. Thanks to Audrey Templeton for donating all the Miller Beer products and Leff’s Luckytown for donating the keg.Thanks to all the teachers and staff for donating their time for many of our best auction items.

2018 Unfundraiser: Today wraps up our PTO Unfundraiser Campaign! Thank you so much to all of the families that have already donated! Donations can still be made online or by turning it in to school 🙂

PTO Volunteer Opportunities:

Everyone must have a current background check on file in order to volunteer. If you’re unsure if yours is current, contact Anne in the office. To complete your background check, click the link below.

Upcoming PTO Events:

November 9th 5:30-7:00 Free Family Night in the gym. The event will focus on health and kindness. There will be yoga, a “try it” food station and a special project making a craft for babies at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.

November 14th 7:00PM: General PTO Meeting- Our wonderul new reading specialist, Jeni Berthold, will be telling us about the writers workshop program and Lincoln’s first ever “All School Read”. Childcare and light refreshments will be provided. The agenda is attached. If you will need childcare, please sign up using the following link for planning purposes.

Eat Out for Education: Please see the attached flyer for information about our monthly restuarant nights. They are on the 2nd Wednesday of the Month (November-April). You will need to bring the flyer or show it on your smartphone. 

November 14 – Panera (Village) – flyer attached.
December 12 – Noodles (Village)
January 9 – Mod Pizza (State Street)
February 13 – Qdoba (Wauwatosa Ave)
March 13 – Rocky Rocco’s (Bluemound)
April 10 – Jose’s Blue Sombrero (Village)

Other PTO Information:

5th Grade Poinsettia Sale: The 5th graders are selling poinsettia’s as part of their yearly fundraising. The money they raise goes towards their class gift to Lincoln. I have attached the order form, which is due by 11/15. Please contact Maureen Millman at or 414-875-0883 with any questions. The flyer is attached.

SPIRITWEAR: Lincoln Spiritwear is now available. We are exited to offer many new items this year. I have attached the order form, and one will be sent home in Friday folders today. You can also order online by clicking this link.

Please do not hesitate reach out with questions 🙂
Liz Heimerl-Rolland
President (2018-2019)
Lincoln Elementary
1741 Wauwatosa Avenue
Wauwatosa, WI 53213
PTO Website:
Facebook Page: Lincoln Elementary PTO-Wauwatosa