Hi Smith families,
Join us Saturday April 29 from 9-12 to help get CP Smith in shape for spring and get the raised beds ready for class gardens! Day in the Dirt volunteers will work together with CP Smith volunteers.
Bagels, juice, and coffee will be served!
If you have them, please bring: shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, buckets, hammers, drill/screw gun.
Background info: Day in the Dirt 2017
Vermont Community Garden Network is hosting the 5th annual Day in the Dirt! on Saturday, April 29. Teams of volunteers help get community and school gardens ready for spring planting from 9am-12pm, then celebrate with a picnic lunch and prizes at the Intervale from noon-2pm.
Day in the Dirt! is presented by the Vermont Community Garden Network in partnership with Green Mountain Compost, Burlington Parks Recreation & Waterfront, the Intervale Center, UVM CDAE students, title sponsor Gardener’s Supply, and many other local businesses who sponsor teams and support the event with food, supplies, and prizes. More info is at http://www.vcgn/org/dirt
Today was the last drawing for Smith Smackeroos, and the winning ticket was purchased by Sid and Mary Waite! That means they are $500 richer!
Here’s the list of all this year’s Smith Smackeroo winners:
- Monday, April 3rd – Liz Mitchell $25
- Tuesday, April 4th – RJ Lalumiere $25
- Wednesday, April 5th – Pat McGrath $25
- Thursday, April 6th – Cindy Booth $25
- Friday, April 7th – Elizabeth Connolly $25
- Monday, April 10th – Joe Plunkett $50
- Tuesday, April 11th – Kristin Fontaine $50
- Wednesday, April 12th – Aram Bedrosian $50
- Thursday, April 13th – Bernie and Jane Sanders $50
- Friday, April 14th – Norma Jodoin $50
- Monday, April 17th – Amanda Waite $100
- Tuesday, April 18th – Amy Mellencamp $100
- Wednesday, April 19th – Karen Speidel $100
- Thursday, April 20th – Peter McConville $100
- Friday, April 21st – Sid and Mary Waite $500
Today’s $100 Smackeroo winner is Peter McConville!!
Karen Speidel won $100 yesterday!!
This week’s Smackeroo winners so far:
Monday 4/17, $100, Amanda Waite!
Tuesday 4/18, $100, Amy Mellencamp!
(This week’s cash raffle winners listed at the bottom of this page.)
Today was a big day for Smith Smackeroos! At morning meeting this morning prizes were given out to all students who sold $100 in tickets or more (all 36 of them!!) and prizes were given to the top seller in each grade.
Over 100 kids participated in Smith Smackeroos, selling 815 tickets and earning $6000 in funds (after expenses). A huge round of thanks to our Smith community for making this fundraiser a success!
If there are any more tickets out there, please drop them in the main office asap!
Please keep in mind the following businesses who donated prizes for our student winners:
- The Bagel Cafe
- Merrill’s Roxy Cinema
- Pizza Putt
- Phoenix Books
- Leonardo’s Pizza
- Metro Rock
- Petra Cliffs
- Get Air
Our cash prize winners to date are:
- M 4/3 Liz Mitchell $25
- T 4/4 RJ Lalumiere $25
- W 4/5 Pat McGrath $25
- TH 4/6 Cindy Booth $25
- F 4/7 Elizabeth Connolly $25
- M 4/10 Joe Plunkett $50
- T 4/11 Kristin Fontaine $50
- W 4/12 Aram Bedrosian $50
- Th 4/13 Bernie and Jane Sanders
- F 4/14 Norma Jodoin
Next week is the grand finale with $100 dollars given Monday-Thursday and on Friday the…