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Fete Newsletter

Semper Fidelis

Celebrating 20 years 2013

Issue 10 May 2013 Wow – we are nearly there. Final preparations are being made to the BIG DAY – and what promises to be the highlight of the year. The entertainment lineup is amazing, there are new and exciting rides, enough variety of food and drink to satisfy all, the Cent Auction which is offering an amazing array of prizes, and stalls that have a wide variety of choices. And if you haven’t bought your ticket in the Major Raffle, it is not too late. The prizes being offered are fabulous and are well worth the price of $3 price for a ticket. The value of first prize is $ 3,900.00 thanks to Spicers Retreats, Hotels and Resorts. With all of the prizes and donations, we would like to say thank you to all who have made a significant contribution toward the Fete. • Spicers Retreats, Hotels and Lodges • Turtle Beach Resort – The West Family • Flight Centre Robina • Hurley Burleigh Toys • Telstra • Hazir Family again for Surf Packpacks full of goodies • James family for sector nine skaties • Please support our major sponsors as listed below Bingo has received great prizes from • Jades on Lawson – Donna Pike : $100 voucher thanks to Amart Sports • Bunnings vouchers • Sports Action at The Pines for sport pack, vouchers, ladies fashion vouchers, There will be an ATM available at this years Fete, but please be aware that it will only be dispensing $50 notes, so it would be appreciated if you could arrive armed with smaller notes to spend on all the exciting rides, stalls and food available, and this will make the Treasurer much happier.

Rides Ride tickets for the Fete are on sale online – please check the St Andrews Website for more details. Click here to buy now! Cash sales Will be available at JS bus shelter before school Monday 13 May. Volunteers Volunteer request forms are being distributed with each Fete Newsletter. If you are interested in volunteering for a particular stall or helping out in any way, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Jolien Hornsey by email at Donations Donations now accepted in bus shelter every day of the week. If you haven’t had the time to send any donations in, here is a reminder of what we need to help ensure the Fete is a huge success: Food Stalls We still need • 3 x BBQ’s for Fete day. Can you lend your BBQ ? • Donations of Rice and Vegetables for our Thai food stall. If you can help with any of the above items, contact Julie Catherwood on 0405 533 725. Crazy Hair Stall We still need Accessories, clips, hair extensions, headbands, bobby pins, combs, feathers.....Let your imagination run wild. Chocolate Chocolate donations have started to come in but we need more to meet the target. Bars, blocks, mini bars, mini eggs, packets of freddo’s - any chocolate will do. We promise we won’t eat it. Check the choco meter in the bus shelter to see how we are going. Lucky Dips Small toys, Lollies, match box cars, stickers, tattoos, again let your imagination go wild.

Soft Toys for Teddy Town Any clean soft toys welcome, We will re home them for you.

Plants The Middle/Senior Creative Writing Group is again running the Plant Stall.

Gift ware Anything at home that you are not using but is good to give away. Now’s your chance to clear some space and allow new things to come into your life. Candles, photo frames, gorgeous lovely gifty and crafty kind of things are all welcome for the Gift ware and Craft stall.

We would love it if anyone has any spare pots (any size will do) or potting mix, or even plants would be a great to help our stall. We can store plants here at school. Or you can save them till the week before then drop them in. Please organize a time for drop off at school (outside the room next to the uniform shop please) with Debby Burnell or if you have any enquiries please call 55685900 or email

Vouchers Myer, DJ’s, Coles, Woolies etc, they will all help and would be wonderful. We would love to see you at our next meeting! The next scheduled meeting’s will be held on each Cake Stall Thursday leading up to the Fete starting at 1.30pm in the Get your baking brains beaming and pop the ingredients Junior School Staffroom. So if you are free on the 9th, onto your shopping lists. Cake boxes will go out the week 16th or 23rd of May please come along. before the Fete to be filled with fabulous home baked goodies. If you would like further information regarding the Fete please give us a call and have a chat on the numbers Pre-loved Clothes below: We would love to borrow clothes racks. Promise to look after and return them. Call Sharon on 0401 081 505. The Fete Team is: Fete Convenor Trash and Treasure - goods still required - clean and good Steve Dignan – 0417 733 547 quality. Stalls Pre-loved toys Sandy Gooley – 0417 911 105 Please keep those donations rolling in. No broken toys please. Food Stalls Julie Catherwood – 0405 533 725 Celebrations Art Exhibition Submission of your art work is coming up! Entertainment Let us show the community the creativity of St Andrews Melissa Sharp – 0408 700 058 Monday 20 May to Wednesday 22 May 7.50am- 8.30am in the Junior school Utilities room B12. If you haven’t got an Logistics entry form please ask at Reception or Art room. Ian Garlick – 0438 765 616 Awards and encouragement prizes!

Cent Auction Tracey Wright – 0448 885 195

We would like to thank our esteemed panel of judges: Shirley Marais Artist, Cor Radmeyer former head of PhoRides/Raffles tographic Society of South Africa, Alex Turnball Artist and Liz Hanlon – 0498 945 021 Felicity Havakian Design Billabong. Sponsorship and Advertising Any queries please contact Cathy Osborne catosb@westSteve Dignan – 0417 733 547 or 0407 406 650. Volunteer Coordinator Entertainment Jolien Hornsey – 0466 343 933 We are very excited for this years entertainment program which is set to showcase some of the amazing talent our students possess including a sneak peak of our upcoming Junior School musical ‘Seussical’, we also look forward once again hearing the sweet sounds of Matt Stokes on stage.

St Andrews Lutheran College Fete Saturday 25th May, 2013 Volunteer Form The Fete is approaching fast. We are less than 3 weeks away from the Big Day and most stalls still need many volunteers! Please donate some of your time to make the Fete a success. There are opportunities for you to get involved with: 1- stalls on the day 2- receiving art (20 -22nd May) and set up (Friday 24th May) 3- clean up (Sunday 26th May) You are of course welcome to volunteer for all 3 options! but any involvement is greatly appreciated. Please complete this form and return to your class teacher as soon as possible, email to fete@salc.qld or phone Jolien on 0466 343 933 to enable rosters to be drawn up. ________________________________________________________________________________________ Yes I would love to help out with the Fete: Name:________________________________________________ Contact number:________________________ Contact email:_______________________________________ 1- Below are the details of stalls that require volunteers on the day. Please number your preference from 1 to 3 in the white squares in this table. Stalls 25th May 10am - 12pm 12pm - 2pm 2pm - 4pm Any 2hr slot Books FULL Cent Auction Crazy Hair Face Painting Fete information Thai Vegetarian Trash & Treasure FULL Souvlaki Sushi FULL Super Soaker FULL FULL Parking and Logistics Any Stall 2- We also need volunteers for receiving art work. It only takes 40 minutes (please tick the box). Receiving Art 20 May 21 May 22 May 23 May 7.50 – 8.30 NA Hanging Art NA NA NA

3- Last but not least (please circle): YES/ NO, I can help with set up on Friday 24th May (we will be in touch regarding times) YES / NO, I can help with pack up on Sunday 26th May (we will be in touch regarding times)

Fete Newsletter Issue 10, 10 May 2013  

Fete Newsletter Issue 10, 10 May 2013

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