Special Events

SONshine Family Christmas celebration – December 16th

Look for details in the classroom. Come enjoy a festive Christmas environment with songs and treats, be sure and bring the whole family!

Love in Nevada County, Preschool and Community-Wide Service Day
April 29, 2017

Be on the lookout for more details and come ready to serve our preschool and our community. Let’s make it great for the kids. Check back for more details!!

Spring Potluck and Open House – June 2, 2017

This is a fun event for the whole family! come check out what we have been up to all year at SONshine.

Fundraising Events

Be ready to hear about more great opportunities to be involved in helping Sonshine Preschool raise funds. This is a significant way that our preschool can flourish!! There are plans in the works!! Keep checking back and be ready to help out!

eScrip: Year Round

SONshine Preschool works with eScrip, the longest running, most successful shop-to-fundraiser “electronic scrip” program in the United States. The great thing about eScrip is that it is free. To enroll click here. eScrip allows you to raise money for SONshine every time you use your favorite stores’ loyalty card and/or debit/credit cards.

Another way to support SONshine Preschool is by making your online purchases through the eScrip online mall. Shop directly through this link (eScrip Online Mall) every time you make an online purchase and SONshine Preschool will receive a percentage of the sales!

Labor Day Weekend- Sierra Presbyterian Church Annual Yard Sale

This is the largest fundraiser for Sonshine preschool. Parents are asked to volunteer during the week, prior to sale days and during sale days if possible. Watch for dates, times and sign-up opportunity.

October Craft Fair – Usborn Book Fundraiser

Watch for dates in October to support our preschool by purchasing Usborn books.

November- Butter Braid Bread Pastry Sales

Perfect for holiday enjoyment and giving, watch for details about sale and delivery dates.

Spring Sonshine Trike-athon!!

Come watch your preschooler ride those tricycles! Collect pledges and support new equipment purchases at preschool. Watch for dates/details.

Past Events

After School Picnic-Wednesday August 26th, 2015

We will meet on the lawn for a casual after school picnic. Bring lunch for yourself and your little one and take the opportunity to get to know other Sonshine kids and their families!

35th Annual Yard Sale: Labor Day Weekend – September 4th-5th, 2015

Sierra Presbyterian Church is hosting the 35th Annual Yard Sale to support SONshine Preschool and other local community organizations. This is the largest fundraiser for SONshine Preschool. Parents are encouraged to volunteer during the week prior to the sale in helping with setup and cashiering on sale days.

Trike-a-Thon-Friday-October 9th, 2015

Icon of a tricycleToday the rubber meets the road! Your preschooler will have the opportunity to help raise funds for new tricycles when they collect pledges and ride to their hearts content in this years trike-a-thon. Details, pledge cards and more will be sent home closer to the event.

Butter Braid Pastry Dough: November 2015

SONshine Preschool will be doing the annual Butter Braid Pastry Dough Fundrasier. Butter Braid Pastries are made with high quality ingredients in a small town in Iowa. Each pastry is hand braided with care to give the customer the feeling of being homemade. Enjoy sharing your pastries during family gatherings, holidays, special occasions, or just because!

SONshine Family Christmas Celebration-December 18th, 2015 – 6:30pm

Words in Christmas Tree Shape: Joy, Noel, Angel, Jesus, Peace, Hope, Wisemen, Christmas, Believe, Faith, Prince of Peace, Thank YouYou and your family are invited to join us December 18th at 6:30pm to celebrate the reason for the Christmas season. We will gather in Ryosa Hall to share hot cocoa, cookies, a Christmas story, sing songs together and listen as the kids share songs they’ve been practicing. Mark you calandars early, you and your preschooler won’t want to miss this fun gathering! (There might even be a surprise guest!)

Preschool and Community-Wide Service Day April 30th, 2016

Be on the lookout for more details and come ready to serve our preschool and community. Come help clean, sort, organize. Let’s make it great for our kids!! We’ll have lots of yummy food and snacks to keep you going!!
*Check back regularly for dates & more events to come!

Spring Potluck BBQ & Open House: May 13th, 2016

Join us toward the end of the year for a potluck/ BBQ. Sit back & relax with other SONshine families for an evening of fun. Our students will sing a few songs, get the chance to show you their artwork on display & share their classroom with family. This is a fun event for the whole family to see what your little one has been up to here at SONshine!