Farm Bureau is almost ready! Unfortunately, we haven’t quite finished yet so we will not be able to provide an open house today, but our management staff will be able to give you the full tour tomorrow when you arrive. You’ll probably be able to notice some big differences right away! If any teachers would like to stop by today to see their new room, you are welcome to anytime between 11:30 and 1:00. We can’t wait to be with you all tomorrow!
Posted on November 15, 2015 by admin.
We are hard at work getting our Farm Bureau location ready for all of our new families! With new carpet, new partitions, new paint, and a brand new set-up with a cafeteria, we’ve got a lot of work ahead of us, but we will be ready for our Monday opening date! If we finish by Saturday, we plan on having an open house the following day. We will keep you updated on our progress. Construction pictures to follow at our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/GenerationNextIA/.
Posted on November 10, 2015 by admin.
Happy May…I mean November! Enjoy your last remaining 70 degree days before the chill settles in. Here are some events for a packed month!
Picture Day with Tim McConnell Fine Photography will take place this month.
November 10th: Ankeny Nursery, Infants, and Pre-tots
November 11th: Ankeny Toddlers, Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors
November 12th: Johnston Nursery, Infants, and Pre-tots
November 13th: Johnston Toddlers, Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors
November 17th: All Urbandale classrooms
November 12th: Our mascot Finley the Firefly and Generation Next will be celebrating their 8th birthdays this month! We’re going to have a big birthday bash in the pit to celebrate! Please bring a wrapped book for Finley and your child’s classroom!
November 16th: Our Farm Bureau location will be open! We’re so excited to be able to get to know the families of the West Des Moines community!
This month we will have the Senior Formal Luncheon for all of our seniors. We’ll celebrate your final year with some style and class with a special luncheon just for you! All seniors are asked to dress up and show off all of the great manners they’ve learned throughout the year at a candlelight lunch.
Generation Next will also be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 26th and 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy your family and friends during this time and eat lots of great food!
Thanks for being here to celebrate another awesome month with us!
Posted on November 04, 2015 by admin.
We are extremely excited to announce that Generation Next has been approached with the opportunity to expand into the Farm Bureau offices in West Des Moines! We could not be happier or prouder of our incredible staff who have helped us develop and maintain a great reputation that has led us to being asked to take over the child care facility within the building. We will open January 1st, 2016 and are excited to begin helping a whole new community of families and children learn and grow!
Posted on October 15, 2015 by admin.
I don’t know if you can tell, but apparently fall, cold weather, and October hit us overnight. Here are the events for the month!
Thursday, October 22nd: Join us for a walking taco Simple Supper from 4:30 to 5:45 in the cafeteria.
Throughout the month of October, all of our classrooms will be decorating their doors! The week of October 26th you can place your vote for your favorite door (until Thursday).
Friday, October 30th: Today will be our Halloween Costume Parade. Be sure to come dressed up and ready for a party! We can’t wait to see what you all come as this year!
Posted on October 01, 2015 by admin.