# Parents' Association News

The following fun PA events are happening this term: Make and Bake stall on Friday 17 June, Hamper Raffle on sale now! (drawn at assembly on the last day of term), and the Lazy Sunday Afternoon movie. Click through for more details.

What’s happening this term?

The following fun PA events are happening this term:

‘Make and Bake’ sweets stall – Friday 17th June

· Prep-grade 3 parents have been asked to bake items to be sold.
· Parents and children can drop baked items on Friday morning in the Multipurpose room until 9:30am.
· Sales from 3:20 – 4pm. Parent volunteers are needed. (https://signup.com/go/PdQYjOu).
Thank you to Nadia Liberta for leading this team and reviving this favourite community event. 

Gourmet Hamper Raffle – Drawn Friday 24th June at 2pm (GIPS assembly).

· Following the donation of many fabulous goodies, 15 gourmet hampers have been created which are currently on display in the GIPS office.
· Each hamper has an average value of $200.
· Each GIPS family has been given ten raffle tickets to sell – all ticket butts and any unsold tickets need to be returned to school by Wednesday 22nd June.
· Payment for sold tickets is available electronically via Compass or parents can pay with cash or EFTPOS at the GIPS office.
· Winning tickets will be drawn at the last assembly of Term 2.
Thank you to Suzie Hotchin who has organised this fundraiser and assembled such amazing hampers.  

Lazy Sunday Family Movie – ‘LIGHTYEAR’ (Disney/Pixar), Sunday 26th June

· All tickets $9 – Held at Waverley Cinema.
· Start time TBC (early afternoon – between midday and 2pm).
· Please book & pay directly using this link: https://waverleycinema.com/E_013.php

Parents Cocktail Event and Silent Auction
Congratulations to Lisa Kelly and the team who ran such a successful cocktail evening last week. It was great to get the parent community together enjoy a night out. 
Details of the final amount raised will be shared in the next newsletter. Thank you also to all of the GIPS families who generously donated and bid on the various auction items. 

Thank you,

GIPS Parents’ Association