Waterloo's Give and Gobble Turkey Trot
Waterloo’s “Give & Gobble” Turkey Trot!
Friday, November 16, 2018
Who: All Waterloo ES students, staff, and families are invited to participate!
What: Give. We are asking each student to donate at least one canned or
nonperishable food item if able. Donations will be
collected in homeroom pods from November 12 th -16 th .
*Please see the back of this sheet for holiday food item ideas. If you’d prefer to send in a gift card
donation, please feel free to do so. Just remind your child to ensure that the gift card goes to his/her
teacher and NOT into the donation box
Trot. Run, jog, or walk the course.
*Families are welcome to join the run or help monitor the course. If
you’re able to volunteer, please email Mrs. Eckley at
When: Friday, November 16th during your child’s Related Arts
Rain date: Monday, November 26th
4 th grade: 9:30-10:30
3 rd grade: 10:30-11:30
5 th grade: 11:30-12:30
2 nd grade: 12:45-1:45
1 st grade: 2:45-3:45
Where: Grades K-2: The ½ mile course consists of 3 laps on the playground
fields behind the school (by the parking lot).
Grades 3-5: The 1-mile course is 2 laps around the perimeter of
the school starting in the grassy area by the Pre-K/K wing.
Why: Our goal is to promote a healthy lifestyle. In addition to the run, all
students will be invited to “gobble” down a healthy snack. Many
thanks go out to Giant Foods for their generous fruit donation.
We also wanted to provide support for some of our Waterloo families
for the Thanksgiving holiday. Extra food will be donated to Grassroots.
Holiday Food Item Ideas
If possible, we would love to provide typical Thanksgiving dinner items to
Waterloo families in need for the upcoming holiday. Please consider donating
any of the following items for our food drive. Thanks so much!
All items should be nonperishable…in other words, packaged in a can or a box