Saturday, December 3, 12-4pm
PS 154's annual Winter Fair, our biggest fundraiser of the year, is fun for all ages. Enjoy inspired craft making, student performances, teacher experience, and toy raffles, as well as a tasty lunch and delicious baked goods. There will also be a wonderful silent auction to enhance your holiday shopping. From event tickets and vacation stays to unique experiences and gift cards, everyone on your list will be covered.
THERE ARE SO MANY WAYS TO GET INVOLVED & SUPPORT PS 154:
VOLUNTEER AT WINTER FAIR
We are adding some new fabulous activities and keeping the heart and soul of the Winter Fair as it's always been, so we need YOUR help as volunteers to pull them off. Please consider volunteering a few hours to this fantastic event that enriches the lives of our students in such wonderful ways!
ENTER TO WIN a $500 APPLE GIFT CARD!
$5 per ticket or 5 tix for $20
ENTER TO WIN A TEACHER / STAFF EXPERIENCE RAFFLE
$5 per ticket or 5 tix for $20. Look for info coming home in backpacks!
BUY TICKETS FOR THE PS 154 MEGA 50/50 RAFFLE
$100 per ticket & only 300 will be sold community-wide
SIGN UP TO BRING AN ENTREE
We’re looking for donations of warm baked entrees and baked goods! Please use this form to sign up for an entree. (No need to sign up for baked goods.) Drop donations off in the cafeteria 11-11:30am.
ENTER TO WIN THE COOKIE CONTEST
Our VIP judges will pick 3 winners, and entries will also be sold at the baked goods table. $5 to enter. Drop off entries between 9am and 3pm in the cafeteria on the day of the event. No need to register ahead, but if you'd like to fill out the form ahead of time, it lives here.
WINTER FAIR LEAD EVENT SPONSOR
We’re excited to announce that Brooklyn Game Lab is providing gaming activities and their talented gaming staff for our event, as well as sponsoring our event!
WANT TO BE AN EVENT SPONSOR FOR WINTER FAIR? KNOW A COMPANY WHO'S INTERESTED?
Click below to learn more. Questions? Contact email@example.com.
CHRISTMAS TREE FUNDRAISER
BUY A TREE FROM FOLEY FIRS (8TH ST. & 8TH AVE.) AND MENTION PS 154, AND THEY WILL DONATE TO OUR SCHOOL!
Or order from their website—you can get a tree delivered for free, and never have to leave your home.
-super-fresh trees, cut in southern Quebec just 1 week before Thanksgiving
-3 varieties of trees
-they also sell wreaths and stands
-free delivery and setup
Tell all your friends! They just have to mention the school—don't have to have a child at the school—and we will still get the money. If we get to 80 participants, they will double their donation!
RAFFLE MANIA IS BACK!
For the 2nd year in a row – the PTA of PS 154 is excited to announce our biggest fundraiser of the year!
Thursday, March 16th, 7-10pm
Shepherds Hall (Behind Holy Name Parish)
245 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY 11215
Grab your friends and join your teachers and staff for this adult only, action packed multi-tiered, live raffle event - with hundreds of opportunities to win!
LAST YEAR'S WINNERS WALKED OUT WITH:
Tickets to Wicked (with a backstage tour!), Disney World Park Hopper Tickets, Vacation Rentals, Autographed Sports Memorabilia, Gift certificates, and much much more!
$45 per ticket or $400 per 10 person table
Ticket includes: open bar, sit down dinner and a ticket to our fabulous door prize raffle!
For questions email: firstname.lastname@example.org
OUR SCHOOL'S EVENTS
Not only are our events an important part of the PTA’s fundraising activities, PTA events are also about bringing our community together in fun ways to allow everyone associated with P.S. 154 to show their support for our children and their teachers. Your participation helps our children and our community grow!
Follow the school calendar to keep track of events!
**please note that dates on posters pictured are for previous years!
PAJAMA PARTY MOVIE NIGHT
SEP 16, 2016, 6:15pm
Pre-party in the schoolyard in pajamas and nightgowns, then enjoy an awesome movie in the MMR. Look around the school for posters to see what AMAZING movie we will show! Free pizza provided by local favorite the Sicilian. Suggested donation $5 per person.
OCT 22, 2016, 5-8pm
Boo Bash is a Saturday evening event that is highly attended and super fun for the kids. The event features a dance party (with glow sticks and LED goodies for sale), crafts, lots of food, a witches den, face painting, cotton candy, and more. New this year: a dance-a-thon!
PARENTS' HAPPY HOURS
THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Watch the Calendar for Dates!
Raise a glass, and raise our PTA funding at the same time. Local bars sponsor PS154 Parents Night throughout the year. Visit Adirondack, Hamilton's, The Double Windsor, and others along with new and old friends. Drink tickets bought from the PTA go to support our school programs!
NOV 18, JAN 20, and MAR 24
Feature films are shown and the concession stand is open! Pizza, hotdogs, snacks & beverages are sold.
Please note that Movie Nights are not drop-off events. All children require a responsible adult in attendance.
The Book Fair is a great way to get our kids excited about reading and raise money for our school. Each class visits the book fair to buy books. A portion of the proceeds go to support PTA-funded programs. We also accept gently used books during this time.
PS154 Jets NIGHT
NOV 13, 2016, 1:00PM
It's the Sunday football game of the season: the Jets vs the Rams. Join your friends from school–and Principal Havlik–to cheer on the Jets! Watch your backpacks for a flyer about this brand new school event and fundraiser.
DEC 3, 2016, noon-5pm
Held in early December during the holiday season with fun for all ages. While the children enjoy student performances and craft making, parents participate in a silent auction with an amazing assortment items including camps, gifts, memberships, gift certificates and more.
P.S. 154 READ-A-THON
BEGINS JAN 9, 2017
Each class that reads the most minutes in their grade gets a special visit from Principal Havlik, and the top reader from each grade gets an individual prize, too. Students also enter the bookmark contest–the winning bookmark in each grade gets printed for the entire grade. Collectively, our students raise over $9,000 during Read-a-Thon 2016.
MAR 16, 2017
Now in it's second year, this adults-only event takes place in Shepard's Hall in nearby Holy Name Church. It is a community-wide, multi-tiered, fast-paced, evening raffle event featuring over 300 different prize, food, and adult beverages! Parents, teachers, and neighbors come together to support the school.
CLASS ART PROJECT AND AUCTION
FEB AND MAR
The creativity of our PTS154 students and parents knows no bounds. Paintings, pottery, and more are created in collaborative art projects by each class. We then auction off these amazing works of art to our PS154 community, with auction proceeds going to help support our PTA Programs.
APR 26, 2017
PS 154 celebrates National Poetry Month with every student contributing to our school wide PTA-sponsored poetry journal. We then invite students to read their poetry, or a favorite poem, on stage!
MOTHER'S DAY PLANT SALE
MAY 12, 2017
The Friday before Mother's Day
During the school day, students shop for Mother’s Day at our plant sale. A great assortment of flowers and other garden plants for all the important women in your child's life.
PTA 5K RUN
MAY 13, 2017
The Saturday before Mother's Day
This event benefits ALL Brooklyn PTAs, and takes place in Prospect Park the Saturday before Mother’s Day. This event has raised over $20,000 yearly for Brooklyn PTAs with a huge PS154 showing.
Get ready for bouncy houses, face paint, carnival games, and a magician! Our formula for community fun returns to the schoolyard every Spring to help our community come together for fun, and for fundraising for the school.
This annual tournament is open to students in grades K-5, divided by age levels. The chess tournament sponsored by the PTA and run by our PTA-sponsored chess teacher Mr. Jairo. All participants will get a prize.
FATHER'S DAY COOKIE SALE
JUN 16, 2017
During the school day, children can buy cookies for Dad–and all the important men in his or her life. Beautiful professionally decorate cookies are sure to delight everyone.
BROOKLYN CYCLONES NIGHT
Enjoy a family night at a ballgame where the proceeds benefit fundraising efforts of the PTA. Kids can run the bases before the game. Look for announcements as the minor league season approaches.