Wish List

Listed below are items needed for our children to enhance their learning experience and feel free to create.  If there is something you can donate, please let us know.  Thank you for helping us make St. Mary’s Child Center a success!

  • Classroom Supplies such as:
    • Wooden Rocking Chairs (adult size)
    • Real Kitchen utensils (no sharp knives) and silverware for play
    • Flour, salt, oil, cornstarch, baking soda, borax for science
    • Towels (can be old to use at water tables)
    • Legos (not kits, just lots of legos)
    • Wooden Toy Trains
    • Small Matchbox Cars
    • Large Baskets
    • 12×18 paper for watercolor, finger paint, mixed media, etc
    • Copy paper for books
    • Black (fadeless) Construction paper
  • Playground Supplies such as:
    • Children’s outside tools such as rakes, shovels, garden gloves
    • Flower Bulbs, specifically crocus, snowdrops, and dahlias
  • Art Supplies
    • Stones and other natural materials (seeds, gourds, acorns, tree cookies (stump slices), clear colored stones, Water Gems
    • Plastic and Glass Beads, & Mosaic Tiles
    • Acrylic Paint
    • Craft Wire & Wire Cutters
    • Glass Jars (like Ball jars (Mason) with lids)/plastic jars with lids, baby food jars
    • Wood working tools (hand tools not power tools), wood scraps, hardware (screws, nails, etc)
    • Child-sized hammers and screwdrivers
    • Beans, Rice, Dried Pasta
    • Wooden crates or boxes
    • Styrofoam trays from vegetables (used for printmaking)
  • Other
    • Unisex pants (preferably elastic waists) (sizes 4-6)
    • Unisex shirts (sizes 4-6)
    • Boys and Girls underwear (sizes 4-6)
    • Digital Cameras
    • iPad Speakers
    • Postage Stamps (Forever)
    • USB Memory Sticks
    • Copy Paper 20lb
    • Yellow note paper/post-a-notes
    • Frames with stands, wood, black, or acrylic
    • Bird Seed and Hummingbird Nectar
    • Field Trip Donations (cash to go on various field trips)
    • Bus Passes (monthly or one time)
    • Gift Cards to Groceries, Big Box stores and gas stations for our families
    • Gift Cards to Home Improvement stores
    • Gift Cards to art supply stores, bookstores, office supply
  • Non-perishable Healthy Food for Child’s weekend backpacks (individual servings please) (no nut products)
    • Fruit cups
    • Pudding cups
    • Horizon milk (on shelf not refrigerated)
    • Fruit drink packs
    • Cheese and crackers (no peanut butter)
    • Pretzels
    • Goldfish
    • Cereal packets (Cheerios)
    • Graham crackers (bite size)
    • Granola bars (avoid almonds and peanuts)
    • Ramen Noodles
    • Microwavable vegetables (like peas – not canned)
    • Raisins
    • Non perishable yogurt (on shelf not refrigerated)

 

St. Mary’s Child Center always needs VOLUNTEERS!

Click here to download a donor form.