Our Special Guests

Thanks to parents, grandparents, volunteers and other special guests who have taken an hour or so from their day to teach what they know!  They are an important part of our program!


Mr. Toppings
July 2010

Gary Toppings, grandfather of Kennedy and Hadley, came to play accordion for the kids.  Gary has been playing since he was 8 years old.
 


 
Maddy Rice
September 2009

Maddy graduated from Loving Arms and her little brother still attends. On her day off from school she decided to come in and read the children a book.  She spent the morning with the kids helping in the classroom.



Goldie Locks
September 2009

Melinda Craft, mom of Carly, came to assist with the Grandparent Luncheon.   With the theme of the lunch being "You are beary special to me", she decided it would be fun to dressed up as Goldie Locks.  Melinda helped serve lunch as well as read a books to the children.
 



 
Carlton - Therapy Dog in Training
September 2009

Carlton the Dog  showed us how he listens. Carlton is owned by Rosie our Classroom Consultant. He is training to get his license to be a therapy dog. Carlton listened to Rosie and showed us his tricks.  He did a great job obeying!  He was like a big teddy bear!! Thank you to Rosie and Carlton for being our special guests!






Cat in the Hat

Cat in the Hat came in and brought  Green Eggs and Ham for us to eat!  It  was yummy and a wonderful way to  celebrate Dr. Seuss week!






The Firefighter Puppet Show!

The firefighter department came to Loving Arms and put on a puppet show for us.  It was a blast and we learned a lot about fire safety!  Thank you all for coming!







Melinda Craft, Dance Teacher

Mrs. Melinda comes in and teaches us  how to dance!  It's a great time, and  another wonderful service that is done  at Loving Arms!  Thanks Mrs. Melinda!



 


Jeff, the Firefighter

Mr. Jeff came in and taught us all about fire prevention and what to do if there is a fire. He even brought some of his firefighter friends along, and they brought their truck! Thanks Mr. Jeff!






Coach My!

Coach Meurig (from Happy Feet) has  been seen regularly teaching the  children "mad skills" with soccerballs.  The kids love him and their shouts of  enjoyment can be heard throughout  the whole building!

To learn more about  Happy Feet,  click here.



The Bubble Man

Thank you to The Bubble Man (Ron Tibbetts)!  He put on a show so fabulous that the children talked about big bubbles all day!




Mr. Topping - Musician

Mr. Topping came in to play the accordion for all of us on July 18th! Thanks for making our day, Mr. Topping!




Dr. Milner - Veterinarian and Meg (Trained Therapy Dog)

Thank you to Dr. Milner and her dog, Meg, who came in to share their knowledge during Pet Week! Dr. Milner demonstrated dog training and taught about pet safety with Meg who is a trained therapy dog. She left with us some valuable pet safety tips from the humane society.