If anyone can lend a hand next week, Mr. R and co. would love the help. http://www.queenanneelementary.com/health--fitness.html
Don't miss out on this upcoming buy-in party! Proceeds go to QAE PTSA.
Sign up at http://www.queenanneelementary.com/auction-buyins.html
Girls Night Out - Sipping & Shopping at QA Dispatch - May 31
$45 / per person (payable via Paypal at URL above, or by cash or check at the door)
Socialize with friends, enjoy wine and hor's d'oeuvres, live DJ music and have the personal stylist at Queen Anne Dispatch offer fashion advice. Goodie bags, Mimisan spa treatment raffle and 20% discount on anything in the store.
There are 20 spots available for child care at Kids Co for the next PTSA meeting, so sign up now!
$5/child, ages 4-12. Please call Patrick to reserve your space, 206 216 2250
Mark your calendar!
Please join us Tuesday June 12th at 6:30pm for the final QAE PTSA General Meeting of the school year.
Come to learn about:
Thursday night was a blast and amazingly well-attended! Thank you all for coming. So sorry for those of you who arrived at the end and didn't get a chance to savor the salad and bread. We will make sure to have more of both next year! Also, a very special thank you to all our volunteers, without whom you would have been eating paper plates. Although there is no wine allowed in the building, maybe tonight you can raise a glass to Carrie Jemley, Jennifer LaScala, Amy Janas, Elizabeth Kruse, Alison Papays, and last, but certainly not least, Sandra Aposporos! They were absolutely amazing!
We would also like to thank the 4th graders for their lovely desserts, The Doolittle's for organizing and manning the bone marrow drive (and helping us with the oven), Marne for cheerfully allowing us use of her kitchen, Mr. Trong for cleaning up after us with a smile, and Mr. Elliott for being Mr. Elliott; always there, making it all come together.
Thanks again, it was great to see the community come out in force!
Your PTSA Board
Don't forget that there's an early dismissal this Wednesday, May 16 for Professional Development Day
Our first QAE Spaghetti dinner, that is! Please join other QAE families for this fun and free event this Thursday, May 17 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm in the QAE Cafeteria.
In addition to eating some yummy food you will also have the opportunity to join the Puget Sound Bone Marrow registry. Please look for a table at the dinner, and/or contact Lynn Doolittle at 432-1503 with any questions.
Derek Munson, children's author and Young Author's Day's special guest, will be at QAE again this Friday, May 11, with signed copies of his book, Enemy Pie.
Get your signed copy by printing and completing the order form located here (ignore the due date specified on the form), then send it back with your payment no later than Thurs, May 10. Please be sure to send it back in your student's orange folder no later than Thurs. May 10 (that's right - this week!), so we can make sure there are enough books on Friday.
Do you know of great space for a fabulous party? If you have ideas or connections to party venues that are big enough for 300 people, please let us know. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
QAE Spaghetti Dinner, Thurs. 5/17, 6 - 8pm
Share in the community of our school at this free spaghetti dinner, sponsored by QAE PTSA. More details to follow.
Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive
Thursday, May 17, 2012 from 6-8pm during the QAE Spaghetti Dinner
In conjunction with the Puget Sound Blood Center and Queen Anne Elementary PTSA, we are holding a Bone Marrow Donor Registry Drive on Thursday, May 17 from 6:00-8:00pm during the QAE Spaghetti Dinner (details about the dinner coming soon!). We will have a table available where interested adults, between the ages of 18 and 60, can sit with a volunteer to educate themselves about the donation process, complete a questionnaire to ensure eligibility and perform a simple cheek swab for testing.
Registration is free! The Puget Sound Blood Center covers ALL costs for registration and testing.
70% of all patients cannot find a match within their own family. Please consider stopping by the table to talk with us!
Lynn Doolittle and Brandon Bussell
Parents of Fiona Carroll (Ms. Meck's class)
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