Photos by Steve Mitchell Supporters of Little Star Montessori School packed the Winthrop Barn last weekend for the school’s annual fundraising auction. The event was themed as “A Night in the Cosmos,” and appropriate intergalactic attire was encouraged. Clearly, that was broadly interpreted by those in attendance. Proceeds will benefit the Little Star schools in […]
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Little Star Montessori School will dedicate its new classroom building in Winthrop during an open house on Sunday (Oct. 14) from 3 – 4 p.m.
The community is invited to tour the new infant and toddler classrooms, expanded playground, and indoor activity space that are part of Little Star’s expansion.
Multi-media art by 3- to 6-year-olds from Little Star Montessori School is featured in a new exhibit at the Spartan Art Project at TwispWorks. Art teacher Matt Armbrust worked with the kids to create the colorful, abstract pieces, which, at several feet across, are as big as the young artists. An art professor of Armbrust’s […]
Little Star Montessori School’s fundraising “barn bash” at the Winthrop Barn last weekend moved the school much closer to its campaign goal. “Our event was a tremendous success,” said campaign chairman Steve Hirsch. “We received over 200 donations at the event, that puts us at 332 towards 360 gifts, which would unlock a $100,000 challenge […]
Little Star Montessori School will host a “barn bash” fundraiser at the Winthrop Barn on Saturday (April 14) from 3 – 6 p.m. Featured live performers will be Luc and the Lovingtons and St. Claire. Food and locally produced beverages will be available. There will be a presentation about the school’s fundraising effort to support […]
The Little Star South Collaborative (LSSC) was a busy place Monday (Oct. 2), with toddlers exploring their new surroundings on the new child care center’s first day.
The LSSC is Little Star Montessori School’s southern campus, providing toddler and …
Opening of Little Star Montessori School’s infant and toddler program at Twispworks has been delayed as partners in the project work to meet the many regulations required for a child care/early education center.
The Little Star South Collaborative (LSSC) hopes to …
Little Star Montessori School is expanding childcare and early childhood education programs in the Methow Valley, with a focus on the community’s youngest and most needy residents.
A new early education and childcare center is nearing completion in Twisp, and groundbreaking has begun…
By Dani Reynaud For kids, summer can be one of most exciting and fun times of the year. No school! Hitting the swimming hole! Archery camp! Sleeping in! Yet some parents — especially working parents — and kids view summer with a mix of dread and anxiety. The “Summer Juggle,” with its constantly changing schedules, […]
Children were the center of the universe for Rayma Hayes, who created a world where childhood is filled with love and encouragement.
That world is Little Star Montessori School in Winthrop, where more than 2,000 Methow Valley children have received the gifts of Hayes’ affection, attention and acceptance over the years.