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  • Frogs, gardening, and building a better community.
    Join the discussion at this month’s all school meeting on Wednesday September 30th from 7-9pm at the Co-op.  
    Urban farmer Maybin Imbuto Chisebuka is seeding a vision to grow a stronger community.  Originally from Zambia, Maybin now lives in Bellevue with his wife and five wonderful children.  He brings his audience the captivating heart of a storyteller and the joyfulness of an ardent gardener.  He is a passionate volunteer at both Hopelink and the Bellevue School District.  Maybin is also the author of the children’s book "Ants Go Shopping" and resident farmer at Farmer Frog Urban Farm in Bellevue.

    Photo credit: Drew Busse

    Farmer Frog grows healthy children, families and communities. Their growing techniques are used to help restore urban ecosystems and revive underserved communities to turn them into environmentally sound, food-producing farms and gardens.  Learn more here 

    Also joining us is former Co-op parent, Nancy Gellos.  Her work as a creative director at her company ShinShinChez is focused on building a stronger, more united community.

    Posted Sep 19, 2015, 10:03 PM by Magnolia Cooperative
  • It's back to school time!! Below are some important dates and links to get you started off right!!
    School start dates:  
    individual class orientations will have more information on slow starts for 2's through Pre-K

    Thursday Sept. 10 
    Classes: A, B, E, G and I

    Friday Sept 11
    Classes: C, D, H and enrichment O

    Monday Sept. 14

    Posted Sep 4, 2015, 11:04 PM by Magnolia Cooperative
  • Come play with us!

    Summer 2015 Co-op Play Dates

    Every Wednesday in August you can connect with your Co-op friends, meet new classmates, and have a great time while your kids use up some of that summertime energy!

    Open to all members and their kiddos. Summer play dates are held at the Co-op playground.


    Wednesday, August 5th, 10am – 12pm

    Wednesday, August 12th, 10am – 12pm

    Wednesday, August 19th, 10am – 12pm

    Wednesday, August 26th, 10am – 12pm

    Please remember sunscreen and hats for your little ones!

    Feel free to bring your own ride-on toys, all riders must wear a helmet.

    Posted Aug 1, 2015, 11:11 PM by Magnolia Cooperative
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Growing with parents and children for more than 70 years, we are the oldest and largest cooperative preschool in Seattle. The emphasis of our program is the social development of the child. Of primary importance is building a child's positive self-image, self-esteem, and self-confidence. Social, intellectual, and psychological gains are made through creative and cooperative play. 

Magnolia Cooperative Preschool
3555 West McGraw Street
Seattle, WA 98199
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