MEMBERSHIP REMINDER…

PTA Membership Campaign is ongoing from:  

June 30, 2018 to July 1, 2019

Also, the Winter 2019 Membership Challenge begins January 1, 2019. All units that register 25 members or more during the month of January receive a free registration to the June Leadership Training Event! Email membership@pta1.org for details!

Mental Health Awareness Event! 

California State Senator Anthony J. Portantino in partnership with First District PTA & Turtlesea Group Presents

Youth Mental Health First Aid

JOIN THE MOVEMENT Youth Mental Health First Aid is a one day 8-hour training course designed to give members of the public key skills to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. The training will help you identify signs and symptoms in adolescences and encourage you to ask questions and not dismiss concerns as typical behaviors. For your convenience, we are offering two different training dates – February 2, 2019 and February 15. 2019. 

Download the official invitation here

For more information, please contact instructor, Theresa Reed, at MHFA_get_trained@outlook.com or First District PTA at pta1stdistrict@aol.com

Advocacy News:

  • Registration Open Now! California State PTA Legislation Conference is January 14-16, 2019! Visit www.capta.org/leg to view details and to register your delegates. This is an approved PTA expense and all units should have a budget line for this event!
  • Ed100 is a free, online resource with short, plainly worded lessons that explain how California’s systems really work.  Ask your PTA board members to join you by signing up for Ed100.org. It’s free and available in English and Spanish. To sign up for Ed100 on a mobile device choose “Join | Login”. On a computer click the orange “Start Learning” button.

FIRST DISTRICT NEWS

The Aquarium of the Pacific is pleased to announce that our discount program has gone digital. Members are now able to access Aquarium discounts any time through the online Member Perks program, eliminating the use of physical coupons. https://capta.org/join/member-perks/

For many years, the Aquarium has printed coupons for your membership. This program has been replaced by a new online discount link that ensures every member has the opportunity to take advantage of the Aquarium of the Pacific’s discounts year-round without the use of a coupon. Simply visit the Member Perks website and purchase your e-tickets in advance. Pricing through May 23, 2019 is $18.95 adult and $13.95 child; regular pricing is $29.95 adult and $17.95 child. A PDF flyer with this information is attached.    

Special Promotion: Buy an adult e-ticket and get a child e-ticket for FREE! Now through March 31, when you purchase our special adult e-ticket, your order will automatically include a free child e-ticket. Adult e-tickets must be purchased from your Aquarium e-ticket store. Free child e-tickets are valid any day through March 31, 2019. Adult e-tickets are valid one year from date of purchase. Buy your e-tickets now.

 Downloadable Calendars…

 2018-19 Master Calendar 

2018 – 2019 Financial Calendar 

Don’t see what you are looking for? 

Email us at communications@pta1.org so that we can direct you to the resources you need.

We are here to help!