This weekly update will help to keep you informed about PTA activities and volunteer opportunities.  


1- The next PTA Family Event is scheduled for this Wednesday, October 11 at City Barbeque in Cary (1305 Kildaire Farm Rd).  ALL Day!!  Dine in and Carry Out orders.  City Barbeque will donate to the PTA 25% of sales generated by Adams community members.  You must show the Adams/City Barbeque flyer at the time of purchase.  You can find a copy of the flyer on the PTA website (

2- Information about participation in Reflections, a National PTA arts recognition program, has gone home with each student who returned an interest form.  If you would still like to participate or need additional information and/or the entry form and rules, please visit the Adams PTA website:

3- Phillips Farm has joined RCityRocks!  If your family is heading there for some Fall fun, you can send a copy of your receipt directly from the Phillips Farms' payment portal, and the PTA receives 10%.  Just enter our text address ( when prompted to send via email.  Also new to RCityRocks......The Butcher's Market.  For more information, visit

4- Our t-shirt vendor sent us a few extra 5th grade shirts.  If you would still like to purchase one, we might be able to help you. The cost is $13 and we have very limited colors and sizes.  Please email Megan Dezendorf:

5- There is a PTA Meeting this Thursday, October 12 at 4:30pm.  We will be meeting on the 5th grade hall.

Volunteer Opportunities:

1- Garden-If you would like to come and help students navigate their way through the school garden on Garden Days, please sign up on the Sign Up Genius:  No experience necessary.  Approved WCPSS Volunteers only.

2- Book Fair- The Adams Book Fair will be October 17-27.  There are numerous volunteer opportunities before, during and after the Book Fair.  If you are interested in helping, please use the Sign Up Genius: For questions, please contact Alexis Hetrick:  No experience necessary.  Approved WCPSS Volunteers only.

3- Character Education Recognitions have started.  Volunteers are needed to check students in, welcome parents and take group photos.   Approved WCPSS Volunteers only.  If you can volunteer at any ceremony, please visit the Sign Up Genius. 

Thank you:

Thank you to Vicki Whittaker, Carolyn Langley and Alexis Hetrick for preparing all of the Book Fair flyers and Amy Mindick-Walling for repairing carts at school.