Stargazing 2014

StargazingFlyer 2014We are excited to present the details for this year’s Stargazing concert!  Please note that this event is open to currently enrolled Maple Village families only.  Click on the flyer to enlarge it!

Summer Camp 2014


Maple Village Waldorf School is very happy to once again offer our Summer Camp!   Two different day camps, each with a weekly theme, will provide children with Waldorf-inspired summer fun.   Program activities will be led by Maple Village aftercare teacher Victoria Seaborn.  Children do not need to be enrolled in any MVWS program to enroll in Summer Camp.

Visiting the World Together, June 16th – 20th

Imaginative Journeys, June 23rd – 28th

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Children can come for one or two weeks.  Drop-ins are also welcome as space allows.  

Ages: 4 years to 10 years old

One week: $195 | Two weeks: $390 | Daily drop-in rate: $45

Full payment is due at time of registration.

Registration Form PDF:  Summer Camp 2014

To register, please bring your completed registration form and payment to the office.  You can also mail it to us at:

Maple Village Waldorf School    4017 E. 6th St.    Long Beach, CA  90814

This evening, Thursday, May 22nd, Ms. Lynne’s 3rd & 4th Grade Evergreen class will be performing their play, “Treasure of the Gods”, downstairs in the Meadow (Fireside) room at 7:00 p.m.  The play will be followed by a delicious bake sale to begin to raise funds for their 7th/8th Grade trip!  All are welcome to attend the performance.  The Evergreens have been working very hard and would love to see you in the audience!  Attendance is free!!


Our big evening “Under the Stars” is coming up soon! Please buy your tickets in the office and invite your family and friends!  We hope to see you there!  Folks from outside the Maple Village community are welcome and encouraged to attend. :)

Steve Spitalny’s workshop at Maple Village has been cancelled due to low ticket sales.  However, he will still be speaking at Seeds of Joy this Friday, May 9th at 7:00pm for a suggested donation of $20. Check out their website for all the information and to RSVP!



Step Into Waldorf Preschool

Presented by Deborah Parrish

May 6, 2014 6:00 – 7:30 pm

What is a Waldorf Preschool? 6:00-6:30

Come and find out what a Waldorf Preschool is and how it differs from a

Waldorf Kindergarten and mainstream programs. We will talk about the role

of circle, cooking and storytelling, and imitation in early childhood.

The Magical World of Play in the Waldorf Curriculum 6:30-7:30

Play has a crucial importance in the Waldorf preschool. We will cover some

practical insights about play and ways to best facilitate play in order to

support the developing young child. We will also look at how the role of play

is unique in Waldorf Education.

This event is open to all who are interested!  Donation-based childcare is available with Ms. Mele, our assistant preschool teacher.  Please let us know if you intend to use childcare.  Contact us if you have any questions and we’ll see you on Tuesday!


This weekend Maple Village is hosting a Picnic, Music and Art in the Park celebration.  The grades children will be sharing a folk dance and the May Pole will be available for everyone to dance around. If inspired please bring flowers, rafia and a picnic to make flower crowns.

We are excited to announce we have the following musicians sharing their gifts during this gathering.  Performing in this sequence: Ramon Rodriguez & Family, Alec Bridges, Maple Village Kids, Tara Rose Davidson, and Elizaveta. In addition, we will have crafts for the little and big kids… Ramon Rodriguez, Missy Washington, Nicole Ichtertz, Donni Webber and a few children will be sharing their inspirations. Magical Sun Tea will be available…please bring a cup or bowl for your enjoyment.

Please share this event with your family and friends. It is a great way for them to enjoy the Maple Village Community.  The Facebook invite is HERE.  Donations will be received the day of at tea blanket. Suggested donation for Adults $11 and Children are Free (or they can bring their spare coins). Contributions are for Maple Village School.  Artists might have their music for exchange… if inspired to support the ARTS have some extra cash on hand!

Side note:  We ask everyone take home their waste from the park. We would like to leave as little of visible imprint on the park, including in the trash containers.

Please direct any questions, thoughts or RSVPs to Suzannetoro@gmail.com.

With Gratitude,




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