So many great parties to sign up for during the night of the auction
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Warriors 2016 Playoff Game Watch Party
Date and Time: Late April or May 2016, exact date and time TBD based on the NBA playoff schedule
Location: Adam DeMaestri’s house 17880 Andrews Street, Monte Sereno
Hosts: Adam DeMaestri and Kevin Shannon
Description: Calling all Warriors fans to come support your team in the final moments of the 2016 season! Root them on during a play-off game viewed live on television at the home of Adam DeMaestri. Feast on some grub and brews while rooting for the boys on the court! Join us for a night you’re sure to enjoy!
Cost: $75 per person
Other Important Information: Adults only. No max on attendance – the more the merrier. 40+
Nativity Fimo Making
Date and Time: August 2016, exact date and time TBD
Location: The DeMaestri’s house 17880 Andrews Street, Monte Sereno
Hosts: Sister Nicki
Underwritten By: The Hartnett and Cassetta Families
Description: Ten lucky ladies will have the privilege spending the afternoon with Sister Nicki creating a fimo clay nativity scene that will be treasured by your family forever.
Attire: Comfortable clothes
Other Important Information: 10 people only.
Honky Tonk Hoedown
Date and Time: Saturday – August 27th, 6:00pm
Location: Anne and Steve Milligan’s house, 268 Jared Lane, Los Gatos
Hosts: Stefanie and Kevin Zilka, Kristen and Mike Hansen, Anne and Steve Milligan
Description: Let’s keep this auction party goin’! Lasso yourself a partner ‘n giddy on up to the Milligan-Hansen-Zilka Ranch. Celebrate the end of summer Tennessee-style, with ole No. 7 Nashville BBQ, two-steppin’ music and good Old West, premium quality fun!! Saddle up for an evening of Boot Scootin’ & Jack Shootin’!
Cost: $100 per person
Attire: Dressed for the Old West required!
Other Important Information: 50 adults only.
4th Annual St. Mary’s Bocce Ball Tournament
Date and Time: Saturday - September 17th, 7:00pm
Location: Campo di Bocce 565 University Avenue, Los Gatos
Hosts: Jen and Ben Musolf
Description: Grab a partner and come enjoy a night of wine, Italian cuisine and bocce! You and your partner will enjoy great wine and food on the patio of Campo di Bocce anticipating the 2016 Bocce Tournament! Do you have what it takes to roll your way to the Championship? If you do come try your luck (or strategy) and roll your way to the trophy.
Other Important Information: 16 adults only.
Octoberfest – Mehr, Bier, Bitte!!!
Date and Time: Saturday – September 24th, 5:00pm-9:00pm
Location: Das Plexhaus Biergarten 449 North Santa Cruz Blvd., Los Gatos
Hosts: Kimberly and Scott Olechowski, Dina and Jeff Ferrari, Tina and John Lally, Liz and Ted Baumuller
Description: Join in on the fun! Help us recreate a traditional German biergarten. Enjoy lots of beer, traditional German eats, music, games with prizes and more.
Attire: Casual. Dirndls and Lederhosen’s encouraged, but not required.
Date and Time: Saturday – November 19th, 2:00pm-6:00pm
Location: Vasona Park
Hosts: Lucy and Don Imwalle, Lindsay and Adam DeMaestri, Ashley and Kevin Shannon
Description: To get you all involved, we’re hosting a Sloshball game! For those of you unfamiliar with Sloshball, keep reading. It goes something like this: kickball with a keg at second base and fielding with a beer in hand (or mouth – whatever works) at all times. The objective is to play your heart out and laugh your butt off! Join us for a hoot of a time! Afterwards, a taco truck will be there to soak up the suds!
Attire: Team attire will be distributed!
Other Important Information: 30 adults only.
We’re All Getting Lei’d
Date and Time: Saturday – September 10th, 5:00pm-9:00pm
Location: The Shannon’s house, 700 Cambrian Drive, Campbell
Hosts: The Dawn and Jim Shannon, Flores, Hanson and Obot Families
Description: Aloha!! Dust off your grass skirt and get ready to limbo! Join us for a traditional Hawaiian Ohana Luau. Be entertained by hula dancers and Hawaiian music while enjoying Mai Tai’s and a signature pineapple drink for the kamali’i. There will be a barbecued pig with plenty of drinks and good “grinds” for your dining pleasure. So, go into the attic and take down your “cruise wear” style Hawaiian outfits and join us for a night of great, food great drink and great friends. (Rumor has it there will be hula lessons with a contest at the end…) ‘Okele Maluna and Mahalo!!!
Cost: $200 per family
Attire: Hawaiian, of course!
Other Important Information: Family event, all members welcome.
SF Zoo Rocks!
Date and Time: Wednesday - May 18th, 11:30am-6:00pm
Location: San Francisco Zoo
Hosts: Stella Secchia’s Family
Description: Join us for a fun filled trip to the San Francisco Zoo! Students and chaperones will travel via a luxury motor coach to the city for a half-day trip filled with everlasting memories with your friends and family! You will get a VIP tour with a special docent to give us a behind the scenes view of the zoo.
Cost: $50 per person! Includes: ride to and from the city, admission to the park and the high visibility souvenir t-shirt!
Attire: Students will be required to wear a high visibility t-shirt (provided). Please bring a long sleeved shirt to wear underneath (to stay warm). Wear comfortable walking shoes.
Other Important Information: 50 adults and children only. Adults must accompany kids and no more than 3 children per adult. We have been given special permission from Principal Johnston to leave school an hour early on this day. Please bring a bag lunch. Bottled water will be provided and snacks will be available for purchase at the zoo.
Father/Daughter Pre-Dance Hair and Makeup
Date and Time: Saturday - November 5th, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Location: The DeMaestri's house 17880 Andrews Street, Monte Sereno
Hosts: Ashley Fijman, Amy Vanderbosch, Ashley Shannon
Description: Your daughter will enjoy sipping on Shirley Temples while being primped and pampered, ready to dance her socks off with Daddy! Light makeup and hairdos will make her night extra special! There will be 3 different hairstyles to choose from, nail polish and glitter galore.
Cost: $30 per person
Attire: Come wearing your Sock Hop ensemble.
Other Important Information: 15 girls only.
American Girl Doll
Date and Time: January 2017, exact date and time TBD, 3 hours in duration
Location: The Lally’s house 16300 Hilow Road, Los Gatos
Hosts: The AG Sisters
Description: You, your doll and your friends can join Kate Lally and her friends in an afternoon of American Girl doll fun! You and your doll will be baking yummy treats, making cute crafts and giggling through fun games. Lunch will be provided. The AG Sisters hope to inspire all girls with the power of creativity and friendship! Because dolls can be your best friend!!
Cost: $60 per person
Other Important Information: 10 children and 10 dolls only.
Father/Son Flag Football Game
Date and Time: Saturday – February 4th, 2017, 11:00am-1:30pm
Location: St. Mary’s School Grass Lot and The Men’s Club
Hosts: Bill Baumel and Johnny Mesa, with Guest Referee JD Testa
Description: Are you ready to start your Super Bowl weekend off with some football???!!!! Calling all football loving Father & Son pairs! Come join us for a rugged but fair game of dads and boys in a game of good ole flag football. After the game, kick back and enjoy some BBQ grilled by none other than Johnny Mesa and some cold drinks!
Cost: $50 per pair
Attire: Represent your favorite team by sporting your game jersey!
Other Important Information: 20 pairs of fathers and sons only.
Rock Climbing to Your Peak!
Date and Time: Wednesday - March 15th, 2017, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Location: The Peak of Fremont 4020 Technology Place, Fremont
Hosts: The Musolf Family
Description: Come experience a premier climbing facility under the new management of Campo di Bocce! Whether you are a beginner looking to learn the ropes or ready to be challenged with a steep, hard climbing terrain, you will find a way to the top! Be sure to reach new heights by signing up for this exciting adventure.
Cost: $35 per person
Attire: Sports wear – comfortable. Wear tennis shoes and comfortable/appropriate attire. If a skirt is worn, please ensure monkey bars are also a part of the attire selection.
Other Important Information: 20 children only. Water, soft drinks and lunch will be provided. If a special diet is needed, please inform upon purchasing ticket for event. Transportation to and from is not provided. Children under the age of 18 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times. Ages 4+ recommended. Waivers will need to be filled out.
Cupcake Baking Contest
Date and Time: Wednesday - May 4th, 2:35pm-4:35pm AND Thursday – May 5th, 3:05pm-5:05pm
Location: St. Mary's School Kitchen
Hosts: Mrs. Packard
Underwritten By: The Marquez and Walsh Families
Description: Join Mrs. Packard for a St. Mary’s Cupcake War Party! Children will come together to bake multiple types to compete for the best cupcakes. Children will enjoy creating recipes, baking their own cupcakes and of course, decorating and eating them! Children will be going home with their creations as well as fun baking accessories selected by Mrs. Packard herself.
Attire: Baking appropriate
Other Important Information: 16 students only (8 students per party).
Painting at Petroglyph!
Date and Time: Thursday - May 12th, 3:30pm-5:00pm
Location: Petroglyph in Los Gatos
Hosts: Mrs. Hernandez and Mrs. Deane
Underwritten By: The Cain Family
Description: Come paint with us in downtown Los Gatos at Petroglyph! Students will meet at Petroglyph where Mrs. Hernandez and Mrs. Deane will be eagerly waiting to greet them! Upon arrival children will receive snacks and goodie bags. Teachers will pickup and deliver the students work to them within two weeks following the event.
Attire: Comfy. Something you’re okay getting a little dirty perhaps.
Other Important Information: 9 students only. Children will need to be dropped off and picked up at Petroglyph.
Under the Sea Bowling
Date and Time: Wednesday - May 25th, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Location: Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl (Bass Pro Shop) - 5160 Cherry Avenue, San Jose
Hosts: Mrs. Vindasius and Mrs. Chavez
Underwritten By: The Farwell Family
Description: Join two of your favorite teachers at this unique underwater themed bowling alley. Roll your way to a super fun afternoon while checking out the new facilities at Bass Pro Shop. Watch out for sharks and crocodiles, as they are sure to be seen. If the sharks don’t eat you first, you will have some snacks and bowl some more!
Cost: $50 per person
Attire: Comfortable and casual. Socks are a must!
Other Important Information: 8 students only.
Date and Time: Thursday - June 16th, 11:30am-1:30pm
Location: Mrs. Lemann’s house Los Gatos
Hosts: Mrs. Mantecon and Mrs. Lemann
Underwritten By: The Paterson, Blake and Marquez Families
Description: Ten students from Grade 4 and up may sign up to learn to make California rolls (inside-out roll), cucumber rolls and Vietnamese spring rolls (using rice paper). Enjoy what you make and take home your own sushi kit for future rolling.
Other Important Information: 10 students from Grade 4 and up only.