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Join us for Prairie Fest 2011
Date: Saturday, March 26, 2011
Location: The Kirkwood Hotel
and the Kirkwood Center (Kirkwood Community College campus)
Time: Doors open
at 4:30 p.m.
What comes to mind when you think of Jimmy Buffett? We think
of PRAIRIE FEST 2011 - 'Another Day in Paradise'!
March 26 is date for Prairie Fest 2011. Offer your support to the
College Community School District by attending this lei'd back tropical
themed dinner, auction, and dance event hosted by the Prairie School Foundation.
This year's best dressed in tropical themed attire will win $50! Prairie
Fest serves to financially benefit the Prairie schools to help provide our
students and teachers with the resources necessary to offer the best educational
Prairie Fest 2011'Another Day in Paradise' begins
with social hour at 4:30 pm. This is a great time to look over the more than
400 silent auction
items that are generously donated by hundreds of area business and individual
supporters. You have several options for donations. You can donate items for
the auction by contacting Foundation Director Steve Doser at 848-5437. You
may also donate to the Prairie Kids Fund through the website www.Prairiepride.org.
The Prairie Fest dinner, prepared by the Kirkwood School of
Culinary Arts, is served at 5:15 pm at Kirkwood Community College, The Kirkwood
Hotel at Kirkwood
Center. The much anticipated live auction with such items as the Prairie campus
street signs, lifetime athletic passes, vacation packages, home décor,
and much more begins at 7:00 pm. The live auction is followed by dancing to
the fun musical selections of the DJ's Too Cool Guys.
Reservations for Prairie Fest 'Another Day in Paradise' are limited
and must be placed in advance. Admission is $50 per person or $600 for a corporate
table for 10. Reservations placed prior to February 26 will be entered into
a drawing to win $250. Parents and past attendees will soon be receiving an
invitation in the mail to attend Prairie Fest 2011. For more information about
the event or to donate items for the auction, please contact Steve Doser, Foundation
Director, at 848-5437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make a night of it. The Hotel at Kirkwood Center is offering a special rate
of only $89 the night of Prairie Fest. To reserve your room, call The Hotel
at 848-8700 and mention Prairie Fest when booking.
Please visit www.prairiefoundation.com or follow
the Prairie School Foundation on Facebook. Search Prairie School Foundation
and look for photos of donated
auction items coming soon.