Spring Great Extravaganza

A few items remain from the auction and a few openings at Great Gatherings. If you are interested in any of the following, please contact Lydia by email or phone at 651-305-2780, ext 102 by Friday, May 18.

Great Gatherings:

Following Breadcrumbs on Saturday, June 23 from 9:30 to 11:30 am.  A morning of Poetry with Christina Beck.  We’ll meet for a morning session of exploring narrative poems triggered by senses.  Transform your memories in to a collection of mini-poems to share with the group.  This is the time for being curious about what emerges.  Includes coffee/tea, treats, lovely pens and paper and a sanctuary for your writing.  $15 per person. 7 spots left.

Last Chance Beer Blast on Friday, June 15, 7 pm- Do you like craft beers?  Interested in some of the new Minnesota microbreweries that have started in the last few years?  Try some interesting beers and some great homemade dessert.  This is your last chance for this event as the hosts’ son is graduating!  Adults only.  $20 per person.  8 spots left.

Solstice Party – Yoga w/wine & appetizers on Wednesday, June 20 from 6:30 to 8:30. Enjoy a yoga class at Tula Yoga & Wellness and then gather afterwards for appetizers ad refreshments.  No Yoga experience necessary.  $20 per person – 1 spot left.

Soap Making Workshop on Saturday, June 9 from 4 to 8 pm.  Enjoy a soap-making workshop when we will make cold-press soap from scratch using luxury oils like Shea and Cocoa butter scented with natural essential oils and color them with clay and other botanicals.  We will also make handmade whipped shea butter scrubs and bath melts.  $25 per adult. 7 spots left.

Silent Auction Items

240  Circus Class
Want to ride a unicycle, walk the high wire or learn to juggle?  Perfect for the aspiring circus performer, this certificate entitles a new student $100 off of a Circus Juventus class in the Fall of 2012.
Value: $ 100
Donated by: Circus Juventus

620 - Sun Flower Garden Art ( 1 left)
A bright metal sunflower adorned with gleaming strands of crystal and glass beads is painstakingly perfected into a sun and wind art piece.  Perfect indoors or out. Designed and hand-crafted by a GRS parent.
Value: $ 50
Donated by: Karen Rajcic

630 – Bead Art Photo/Card/Message Display (several left)

Display up to four photos, greeting cards or personal messages with clip hangers made of colorful glass beads and stones. Each piece takes more than three hours to create. Hand crafted by GRS students.
Value: $ 16
Donated by: GRS Students & Parent & Teachers