April 13, 2018

April 23, 2018







Super Smash Bros Tournament

  • When-Today, April 13th from 3:30-5:30
  • Where: Jamie’s Room (204)
  • What:Fundraiser for the High School Spring Trip 
  • Cost:$5 to play, free to watch.

Snacks for sale. All ages are welcome!

Join Rhino’s Youth Center and Monster House Press for a Community Zine Making workshop

  • When-Today, April 13th @ 4pm
  • Who: Open to the public
  • Where- Rhino’s Youth Center

Inspired by Richard Ross’ visit to Bloomington the previous week and his workshop at the Ivy Tech Center for Lifelong Learning, participants and community members are invited to attend this Zine making workshop and put what they’ve learned from Ross into practice. 

For this workshop, participants need to bring a photo of a person that is meaningful to them or has changed their life in some way, and if possible, interview that person about their childhood or adolescence. If an interview is not possible, do not worry! Monster House Press will help you write a creative writing piece based on the photo provided. Bring the interview text and photo to the workshop, where each participant will create one or two pages to contribute to the community-wide Zine. 

The final Zine will be published and distributed in Bloomington by Monster House Press. This workshop will be held at Rhino’s Youth Center and is free and open to the public.  


Youth Radio

Tune in to Youth Radio on WFHB every Saturday from 6:00-10:00 P.M. For more information visit http://wfhb.org/

Here’s this week’s line up of Harmony students:

6-8: Bailey and Luke (Ivy Tech and North)

8-9: Shane (Harmony)

9-10: Jane (Harmony)


Annual High School Rummage Sale

  • When- Friday, April 20thfrom 3-7pm and Saturday, April 21st from 9am-4pm

We are now accepting donations. We have put a table outside of the office for you to put your donations on. We will accept donations all the way until the day of the sale. All of you have been so thoughtful in the past and this sale cannot be a success without your donations. Thank you.

Register for the 38th Annual Gene Flander Harmony School Golf Outing!

Math/Science/Environment EXPO

  • When- Friday, April 27thfrom 9:30AM-12PM, field trips to follow from 1-3PM
  • Where- Harmony School

Need PIP hours?? 3+ PIP Hours are available if you can help set-up, staff and tear down the EXPO. Help set up tables and equipment, and help out at popular stations where lines of enthusiastic young scientists may form.

Shift time 9:00-12:30

Numbers of volunteers needed 5-8


After the EXPO: We’re in need of chaperones for staff-led hikes and field trips, from 1pm-2:45pm. Options include:


  • Hike at Griffy Lake
  • Hike to the Valley of the Bluebells
  • Walking field trip to IU
  • Walking field trip for neighborhood clean-up


We need at least two people from each program to make this work!

Contact Malke Rosenfeld: mjrbton@gmail.com


Yoga with Matece Skow of Nourishing Heart Yoga

  • When- Tuesday mornings from 7:45-8:45 am
  • Where- the 1/2 small room
  • Cost- Free to all Harmony staff, parents and students




Parent Drivers

Please make sure your license and insurance info are up to date with the office before driving on field trips. We appreciate your help!


Tuition Reminders

Tuition payments are due on the 1st of each month, unless you’ve made special arrangements or paid ahead. Please remember your monthly payment is split into 12 months, so you should continue to pay through the summer months, unless you have paid ahead. This includes students who graduate in May.


Mugs, Forks, Bowls, and Umbrellas

Harmony needs donations of the before mentioned items.  If you have some you could spare, please consider making a donation.



Imagination Creation! 

  • When-May 6 from 1pm-4pm for girls, grades 4-6

Through play, story and visualization girls in grades 4-6 will be invited to tap into their most creative selves. Themes will include Journey, Small Spaces, Garden of Your Dreams and Out of this World. Sign up for one or both! Facilitated by Laura Lasuertmer and Angi Sullivan.

 Registration:  www.womenwritingbloomington.org Questions: Contact@womenwritingbloomington.org

Summer Guitar Lessons

Our rock band teacher, Nathan. is booking times for summer guitar lessons. Please get in touch with him if you would like to learn this summer. 

$30, $45 and $60 for half hour, forty five min and one hour lessons.

Scholarships available. Contact Nathan at: 312-576-1126 or email him


Bloomington Black + Brown Arts Festival

Application deadline: April 27th at 5:30pm (Application in link below)

Event date:  May 19th, 2018

Where: Banneker center, 12-4pm

The Bloomington Black + Brown Arts Festival celebrates Black and Latino creative arts and artists in the Bloomington community. The festival will showcase visual and performing arts to preserve art appreciation in a community space, affirm the African and Latino diversity.

For more information about this event and to apply, go to: https://form.jotform.com/80676034872159

Host Families Wanted!


  • For- 2018 Myanmar Youth Leadership Program
  • When- April 16th-21st

We are looking for families to open their homes to one or two high school age students from Myanmar. For more information or to apply, contact Heather Duemling @hduemlin@indiana.edu 


Have a great weekend,


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