Let’s get together and feel alright! Some awesome events coming your way: H&S Update/Social tomorrow night at Danforth Sidebar, Staff Appreciation Lunch, Silent Auction & Fun Fair!

The sun is shining and so are many H&S events that will soon be here!  H&S update/social tomorrow night, our annual awesome staff luncheon, the highly anticipated Silent Auction and spring Fun Fair!!

Home & School Association Update/Social at Danforth Sidebar


  • It’s been a loooonnnng winter so H&S will be hosting an update + parent/guardian social!  Let’s chat, share and socialize!
  • Date/Time:  Tuesday, February 25th at 8:30 PM
  • Location:  Danforth Sidebar (161 Danforth Ave.- between Broadview Ave. & Ellerbeck St.)
  • All are welcome; we encourage you to join this meeting to participate in open discussions about how the strike has/may continue to impact our social events calendar/H&S organized activities. We’ll also chat about the way forward for the balance of the school year.  Please bring your fresh ideas!
  • DRAFT agenda can be found here
  • Please note, we are unable to offer childcare for this evening. However, those interested in joining the discussion via Facebook live, please let us know by emailing:  withrowhands@gmail.com .  If we are able to secure an area that has no audio/visual issues, we will definitely attempt going live!**

Staff Appreciation Lunch

In just under 2 weeks, the annual staff appreciation lunch will be here! A chance for our community to show our appreciation to the staff at Withrow School for all that they do by serving them lunch in their beautified staff room!

DATE: Friday March 6th, 11:45AM, Staff Room


WHEN to drop-off luncheon contributions: Anyone can drop off their dish/contributions anytime that morning (Fri. Mar. 6th)

WHERE to drop-off/pick-up contributions: Table located in Withrow’s main lobby. We’ll return the clean dishes to the same spot in time for student pick-up.

WHAT to drop off:
*Food dishes of any kind
*Non-alcoholic drinks

WE NEED HELPING HANDS! Volunteers requested please:

*Set-up (Thurs. March. 5th after-school and Fri. Mach 6th morning)

*Serving & Clean-up (FYI the best volunteer spot, you’ll thank us later!).

– SIGN UP! If you would please let us know how you’d like to contribute by picking a spot on this sign-up site, it would be greatly appreciated!


– ONE LAST THING/QUESTIONS: Please know that we never turn away anything or anyone unannounced! Questions? You can always email Adrienne Law at alaw_gg@yahoo.com

****SHOULD THERE BE A STRIKE DAY ON MAR 6TH, we will let everyone know through the class reps, Home & School website, Facebook and Twitter about a backup plan. If you’ve signup on Signup.com above, then you will also get an automatic reminder just before the event of what you signed up for*****

Thank you from the Appreciation Luncheon Co-Chairs,

Adrienne Law and Jacquie Heath


Silent Auction:

We are getting SO close to our major fundraiser of the year- only 39 days until the Silent Auction!


  • Friday, April 3  **TENTATIVE NEW DATE ONLY – MUST BE CONFIRMED** SATURDAY, ARPIL 4TH **New date pending permit approval; THIS COULD CHANGE**

    An update will be circulated if date/location must be changed.

  • Adult-only event; have you booked your babysitter yet?
  • THANK YOU for your auction item donations so far!  Let’s keep growing our list – enter details of your donations here

Fun Fair:

Spring is in the air which means our Fun Fair will soon be here!  A major fundraiser for our school plus a highly anticipated family event.


  • Saturday, May 23rd
  • Kid-tested, kid- approved and some have even commented that it’s the Disney of the North!
  • The planning committee needs your help! Email:  withrowfunfair@gmail.com to join this awesome team.


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