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Gala and Auction

Saturday, April 18, 2020 | 7:00 - 10:30 p.m.
Funds Support: Student-centered learning at The Colorado Springs School

Theme: Swing, a 1940s inspired dance and celebration. Swing into the historic hall for a swell time. Dressed in spiffy attire we will bring victory and moxie to the school’s largest fundraising event. We can do it!

Gala & Auction Schedule of Events: 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Featuring a silent auction, cork & bottle pull, raise your paddle, themed appetizers & dessert, and complimentary beer/wine. This year we will offer a $99 per person Earlybird ticket. Seating is open. Tickets will be $109 per person after April 2, 2020.

Location: Penrose Library’s Knights of Columbus Hall. This venue is located and entered at 20 W. Pikes Peak Ave. from the lower parking lot at Penrose Library. Thomas MacLaren the well-known architect of the Trianon, City Hall, and City Auditorium also designed the Knights of Columbus Hall. The venue is managed by the Pikes Peak Library District.
Attire: From dapper duds and vintage cocktail dresses to workwear overalls, a-line skirts, suspenders, and wide ties. Be foxy! 1940s iconic fashions encouraged but not necessary.

Interested in donating auction items? Contact, Aubryn Bednar, the auction solicitation chair.
Interested in being an event sponsor?
Contact, Jessica James for sponsorship benefits.  Sponsorship levels ranging from $1,000 - $10,000. Opportunities to underwrite tickets for faculty/staff and military families also available.

Ticket sales and mobile bidding registration coming soon!

Bring Your Own Mobile Telephone to participate in auction bidding. Our tech-savvy auction platform boasts online ticketing, mobile bidding, pre-swiped credit cards, bidding scoreboards, and easy electronic check-out for auction goers.
Can’t Come? Register for Mobile Bidding
We encourage you to still bid on auction items even if you can’t attend the event. All auction items will be available for preview and bidding the week before the event. All registered bidders agree to comply with the auction rules

Childcare Opportunity
A special Saturday Night Out will be held for K-5th-grade students. Click here for pricing and reservation details.

Gala Leadership
A special thanks to all the volunteers working to make our event a success. If you are interested in volunteering with the committee, please connect with us on how to best use your talents!

Gala Chairs: Aubryn Bednar P’28, P’32, Brooke Rawls P’30, P’32, Lee Ann Williams P’19, P’21, P’23  Auction Solicitation Chair: Aubryn Bednar P’32 P’28 | Design & Decor Chair: Brooke Rawls P’30, P’32

Gala & Auction Volunteers

Gala & Auction Volunteers: Sarah Bartz P’29, P’31, Merrisue Baldwin P’24, P’26, Allison Cabaniss P’27, P’28, P’29, Nataly Carmona P’30, P’34, Morgan Chaves P’32, Jennifer Clarke Foster P’27, P’29, Rachel Cronin P’32, Taryn Duncan P’22, Jasmine Garza P’32, Ashley Gillit P’32, Holly Hannum P’29, P’32, Melissa Hocate P’16, P’20, P’27, Melissa Hoefler P’27, Lorie Malone P’19, P’21, P’27, Marti Markus P’32, Nancy May P’23, Kim Mennecke P’29, Kerri Merrit P’28, Amy Momber P’24, P’27, Megan Morris P’22, Becky Mientka P’27, P’29, Marisa Mullins P’27, Amy Pocius P’32, Viive Ralston P’30, Jill Richardi P’18, P’21, Donna Taylor P’17, P’20, Danielle Trina P’32, and Wendy Woodbury P’31

Gala Staff
Jessica James P’30, P’28, Anslee Wolfe P’28, Hunter Hall, and Aaron Schubach P’25

Reach out to the gala chairs or a gala volunteer to discuss sponsorships, auction donations, cork & bottle pull donations, or to receive assistance with ticket purchases.

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