Here is an upcoming event to help benefit the Hoboken Charter School…
Hoboken Charter School Fall Fest Dinner Open Bar and Auction
October 6th 7-10pm at Room 84
“The Friends of Hoboken Charter School are very excited to announce the release of the Fall Fest auction book!
We hope you’ll be excited as we are about all of the fabulous auction items up for grabs!
Take a look at the list of our live items below, and don’t forget to review the full brochure for all silent auction items too. There is sure to be something for everyone. Sports tickets, signed memorabilia, restaurant and spa gift certificates, gym memberships, classes & training sessions, show tickets, dance lessons, items for yourself or your home, kids’ classes, party packages, and so much more…
If you still haven’t bought tickets, a limited number are still available & can be purchased from Class Reps outside of 713 Washington Street at both drop off & pick up this week, or simply use your credit card online at: http://www.hcs-pa.org/event_fall_fest.html. Tickets are $90 ($25 of which is tax-deductible).
We look forward to seeing you at the Fall Fest on Thursday October 6, 2011 from 7-10pm at Room 84, 84 Washington Street, Hoboken.
Also, a very big thank you to Candice Stern (K parent) for putting together all of the stunning graphic work for this year’s event.
We look forward to seeing you all there!”
Sample of Live Auction Items:
Bin 14 wine tasting for 8 people - value $800
Enjoy a fabulous 4 course food & wine tasting customized by chef, Anthony Pino at Bin 14 Trattoria & Wine Bar. Tasty plates of food will be paired with elegant wines to be shared amongst 8 friends.
*valid Mon-Thurs to begin at 6pm or 7pm, expires April 2012, no reservations available during the month of December.
Don DePascale’s “Italiano” dinner for 10 guests – value $1000
HCS’s very own, Don DePascale will pool his knowledge of Italian cuisine, and love of cooking to serve up a delectable ‘Italiano” dinner to 10 guests. Dessert will be provided by the culinary wizardry of Julie Hartigan, and guests will enjoy one case of mixed wines courtesy of Terlato Wines. A gorgeous floral arrangement for your table will also be provided by Diane Alonso of Flowers by Diane.
*the cost of savory ingredients to be borne by the winning bidder.
Hoboken Firehouse Museum dinner for 15 guests – value $1000
Enjoy a relaxed & fun-filled evening at the Hoboken Firehouse Museum with 15 friends as you enjoy delicious appetizers, entrees, and dessert prepared and served “firehouse style” by Hoboken firefighters, Battalion Chiefs John & Dan Cunning.
*winner to provide their own liquor/beverages.
Cocktail Party for 24 guests plus 12 Australian wines - value $1000
Hostess with the mostess, HCS parent, Cherie Tomkins will come to your home and cater a special cocktail party for 24 friends. A customized menu of tasty appetizers and sweet treats will be served to your guests, together with a mixed case of 12 DeBortoli wines from Australia. Cherie will also spend 3 hours in your home serving you and your guests.
Golf Foursome at Metedeconk National Golf Club - value $1500
Step out and enjoy an amazing day of golf at the exclusive Metedeconk National Golf Club in nearby Jackson, NJ. This exquisite golf course is a private 27-hole facility designed by world renowned golf course architect Robert Trent Jones. Package includes Greens Fees for Four (4), Golf Carts, Halfway House & Lunch.
*available for play any time Tuesday through Thursday, or Fri – Sun & Holidays after 12 noon.
Sparrow Wine Spanish wine tasting for 40 guests – value $2400
Enjoy a spectacular evening with 40 of your closest friends sampling a variety of Spanish wines courtesy of Sparrow Wine & Liquor, appropriately paired with delectable savory and sweet treats provided by La Isla Restaurant. All the wine, food, and staff for the night will be included, you simply provide the home and the guest list.
Shipyard Pool Pass – value “priceless”
Everyone wants a family membership at the Shipyard Pool! Valid for the summer of 2012 from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Includes pool access 7 days a week, lifeguard on duty, and Jacuzzi. Enjoy stunning views of New York City as you and your family relax poolside for the entire summer all within easy walking distance of your home!
Principal for a Day - value “priceless”
You get to act as Principal for a full day at HCS. You are in charge of the whole school as you shadow Deirdra between classes, sit in on interviews, and advise teachers. You choose your theme for the day, make your demands and requests, and get to enjoy lunch with our very own Principal. All decisions will be yours!