Spring Fling : Hoe Down on March 15!

Grab your cowboy hat & boots and join us for an evening of family fun!

When: Friday, March, 15th 2019 from 5:30p-7:30pm
Where: Rattlesnake School in both gyms and the halls. Enter through the old gym doors.
What: This year’s Spring Fling theme is “Hoe Down!” This community event will feature kid and family friendly activities (bingo, face painting, dancing, picture booth, and more) plus a silent auction fundraiser and prize raffles.
Why: The Spring Fling is both the biggest community event, and the biggest fundraiser, of the year at Rattlesnake School. By combining a wide variety of fun and free activities with our Silent Auction, we hope that everyone can enjoy the Spring Fling!

All community members are welcome at the Rattlesnake Spring Fling! Invite your friends, neighbors, and relatives – they need not attend the school to enjoy this great event.



Sign up to volunteer: Many volunteers are needed to make this event happen. Sign up here to help:


Silent Auction: The silent auction features items donated by businesses (both local, and from around the region) as well as baskets created by the Rattlesnake students in each grade. Both cash and credit card accepted for the Silent Auction items.

Basket Themes: We will be collecting items to create gift baskets. Donated items for baskets should be given directly to your child’s teacher.

  • Kindergarten theme is Arts & Crafts! Please consider donating crayons, pencils, paint, coloring books, craft kits, canvases, art class gift cards, etc.
  • First Grade theme is Gardening! Please consider donating seeds, tools, gloves, garden art, watering cans, planters, soil, nursery gift cards, etc.
  • Second Grade theme is Coffee/Tea! Please consider donating coffee, tea, mugs, tea baskets, baked treats that won’t go bad (like biscotti), travel mugs, teapots, etc.
  • Third Grade theme is School Spirit! Please consider donating a Rattlesnake Elementary or UM/Griz item. Ideas include: water bottles, socks, coffee mugs, t-shirts, sweatshirts, Monte items, game tickets, etc.
  • Fourth Grade theme is Family Fun/Game Night! Please consider donating board games, jacks, playing cards, dominos, checker boards, movie passes, DVDs, HUB gift cards, etc.
  • Fifth Grade class Spring Fling Auction Baskets is STEM (Science, Technology, Electronics, Mathematics). Please consider donating circuits, educational books, coding materials, fossils, science build kits etc. 

Items can be sent in with your child to school or dropped off at school anytime from now until February 22nd.  Monetary donations and other auction items are also appreciated.  Email rattlesnakepta@gmail.com with any questions. Thank you to all who have donated thus far!

Raffle Prizes: A few choice items will be available only through raffle tickets! Tickets will be cash only. We’ll post the raffle items here ASAP!

Food & Apparel Information: Fun food options (both dinner and snacks) will be available for sale, exact menu to be determined soon. There will be a table selling Rattlesnake hoodies, socks, teeshirts, water bottles, etc. as well. Both cash and credit card accepted.

Entry to this community event is free! All the fun activities are free! Hope to see you on March 15th.




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