Upcoming Events

FWFS Annual Meeting
Tuesday, October 26, 2021; 6:30-7:30 PM
Meet Jackie Herrera, WFS’ new Program Coordinator, to learn how the WFS continues to navigate the pandemic and what plans are ahead for the Waltham Family School. Friends of the Waltham Family School will share an update on its work these previous years. Register now.

Coffee & Conversation in Covid-19
Wednesday, December 8, 2021; 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Please join the Waltham Family School for a virtual conversation to either reconnect with us or learn more about what we do. You will have a unique opportunity to get an inside update on the school. The Friends of the WFS will share plans for the future of the Waltham Family School.
Please use the link above to register and receive the zoom link.

Past Events

A Celebration of the first 18 years of WFS Leadership: Honoring Britta McNemar – Virtual
Thursday, June 17, 2021
The Friends of the WFS hosted a virtual celebration to celebrate Britta’s amazing work and her commitment to the children and families in the Waltham Family School.

WFS Graduation – Virtual
Friday, June 11, 2021
The second socially distant celebration of the successes of all the WFS families in 2020-2021! WFS celebrated the graduating parents from the Waltham Family School and the preschoolers who will go to kindergarten!

Virtual Fiesta! for Waltham Family School
Thursday, April 15, 2021; 6:30-7:30 PM
FWFS shared stories from WFS Alumni, Solea offered a lesson to make your own sangrĂ­a, the band Los Sugar Kings played great Cuban music and shared a clave/dance lesson. Guests participated in an online auction and more at this fun virtual event.

Coffee & Conversation in Covid-19
Friday, March 19, 2021; 10:00 – 11:00 AM
Virtual conversation with an inside update on the school. The Friends of the WFS shared plans for the future of the Waltham Family School.

WFS Readathon to benefit the Waltham Family School
Saturday, November 7, 2020 @ 4-6:15 PM
Readers from the Brandeis and Waltham community will read books targeted to preschool-aged children, the age of children enrolled in the Waltham Family School. Support families reading and learning together.
Tune in on WCAC or online at bit.ly/WFSreadathon

Please note: Because of copyright protection, this program will air only once and will not be uploaded online.

WFS Graduation – Virtual
Friday, July 31, 2020
The first socially distant celebration of the successes of all the WFS families in 2019-2020! WFS celebrated the graduating parents from the Waltham Family School and the preschoolers who will go to kindergarten!

The annual WFS Showcase – CANCELLED
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 @ 10 AM – 12 PM
The annual WFS Showcase is a wonderful opportunity to meet Waltham neighbors and to support and encourage them in their learning. All you have to do is talk!

Cancelled – Fiesta! for Waltham Family School
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Tickets and more info.
Check out 2019 Fiesta! photos

Coffee & Conversation
Thursday, January 30, 2020; 9:30 – 11 AM
Come see Waltham Family School in action. You have a unique chance to talk with WFS parents and receive a tour of the Waltham Family School.

FWFS Fifth Annual Meeting
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 @ 6:15 – 8 PM
Friends of the Waltham Family School shared an update on the work the previous year and the future plans for Waltham Family School.

The annual WFS Showcase
Thursday, June 6, 2019 @ 10 AM – 12 PM

WFS Family Fair
Saturday, June 8, 2019
We’ve added FUN in FUNdraiser! WFS parents and alumni are leading a fun event full of games, photo booth, face painting, a clown show, and snacks.

Fiesta! for Waltham Family School
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Tickets and more info.
Check out 2018 Fiesta! photos