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Lend a hand this Friday, October 17th!

We are seeking volunteers for two maintenance projects which will take place on the morning of October 17th. First, we need to replace the plastic flags that line the fences on the playgrounds as they are starting to look a bit worn. Also on that day we will be trimming the shrubbery along Colorado street. We have had a problem with transients sleeping in that area due to … [Read More...]

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Book Fair & Parent Conference Information

FUMP is a flurry over activity over the next two days!  Here is all of the information you need: Parent Conference Information: You should have received an email reminder of your conference time from Volunteer Spot.  If you need to check your conference time, please visit: PARENT CONFERENCE TIMES Child care is provided during your conference for FUMP-enrolled … [Read More...]


2014 Frosting Fund

We are now kicking off FUMP’s Frosting Fund Drive for the 2014 school year.  In your child’s cubby, you will find our brochure about the Frosting Fund’s purpose and goals in great detail.   Please take a few moments to read over this information.  We are happy to answer any questions that you may have on our Frosting Fund.  Please see our FROSTING FUND page for more … [Read More...]

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The FUMP experience

People often ask me the difference between First United Methodist Preschool and other preschool programs, which is sometimes hard to put into words.  After 25 years of association with FUMP, it is like family to me, and so many of our values are intrinsic to me now.  There is so much jargon thrown around these […]

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Welcome to “Preschool Mode”, FUMP’s Unplugged Philosophy

As I write this in a coffee shop, there is a parent with a child who looks to be three years old. The parent is typing and reading on a smart phone.  The child mostly entertains herself.  She calls out to her parent to get her attention.  The parent says yes each time without looking […]

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