Saturday, March 10, 2018
7:30 – 10:30 pm
Palatte22
4053 Campbell Avenue
Arlington, VA 22206

Purchase your tickets here!

 

Blind Bid Auction Items

At the event, submit your bid and watch the screen. If your bidder number appears, you are in the lead.  If it does not appear at all or appears and later disappears, someone else has placed a higher bid and you need to bid again.

 

101. Slumber Party at ACDS with Ms. Holland, Mrs. Culberson, Ms. Komnik, and Ms. Harter
Ever wonder what it’d be like to sleep over at ACDS?  Your child and up to five friends, in grade 3 or up, will find out when they have a Friday night slumber party at ACDS with Ms. O’Neill, Ms. Holland, and Mrs. Komnik.  They will cook dinner and dessert, play games, and watch a movie.  Grab a sleeping bag – it’s going to be a blast!

Restrictions: The sleepover will take place on a mutually agreeable Friday night before the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Liz Holland, Gretchen Komnik, and Sarah O’Neill

102. ACDS Parking Space
You’ll never worry about finding a space or having to cross Russell Road when you have your very own reserved space in the ACDS lot for the 2018-2019 school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: ACDS

105. Name the ACDS Alley
Don’t miss out on the chance to have the ACDS alley named after your child or family for the entire 2018-2019 school year!
Value: Priceless
Donated By: ACDS

106. Head of School for a Day
Just what does it take to be the Head of ACDS?  Your child will have the chance to find out when he or she takes over as Head of School for a day.  The day will begin greeting students on the front steps and include meetings with administrators, as well as lunch off campus with Mr. Baytosh and a friend of your child’s choice.  Your child will also accompany Mr. Baytosh to observe faculty teach their classes.  And will it be a free dress day?  It’ll be up to your child to decide!

Restrictions: Your child’s day as Head of School will take place on a mutually agreeable date during the fall of 2018.  However, if your child is in 8th grade, we will schedule their day as Head of School this spring.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Scott Baytosh and Summer Sonner

107. Name the Sport Court
Don’t miss out on the chance to have the Sport Court named after your child or family for the entire 2018-2019 school year!

Value: Priceless
Donated By: ACDS

 

 

Silent Auction Items

200’s Faculty & ACDS Items

200. Pottery Painting with Ms. Hall and Mrs. Godek
Your little artist and a friend will have a blast on a trip to Paint This! with Ms. Hall and Mrs. Godek.

Restrictions: This one-hour outing will occur on a mutually agreeable date between May and August 2018.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Ellie Hall

201. Mr. Lieberman, Take Us Out to the Ball Game!
Mr. Lieberman will take your child and two friends to cheer on the Nats from great club seats at a game during the 2018 season.  He’ll even spring for peanuts and Cracker Jack!  Root, root, root for the home team and bid high for this item!

Restrictions: This outing is for students in grades 4 and up, and will take place on a mutually agreeable date during the 2018 season.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Scott Lieberman and Kathleen & Bruce Oehler

202.  Top Golf with Mr. Ros and Mr. Sahlin
Mr. Ros and Mr. Sahlin will take up to eight students in grades six to eight to Top Golf for a round of mini golf, time on the driving range and food.

Restrictions: This outing is for students in grades 6 and up, and will take place on a mutually agreeable date before June 30, 2018. Transportation to Top Golf will need to be provided by parents.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Chris Ros and Matt Sahlin

203. Adventure Theatre with Ms. Carew
Your child and three friends will go on a grand adventure with Ms. Carew to see Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt at Adventure Theatre.  If the carousel is open, they will also take a ride.

Restrictions: This outing will take place on a mutually agreeable date between April 20th and June 3rd.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Laura Carew

204 – 206. Name the Hallways
Your child will love walking down the K-2, 3-5, or 6-8 hallway bearing the name of your choosing during the 2018-2019 school year.

Value: Priceless
Donated By: ACDS

207. A Spanish Afternoon with Sra. Hernandez Basta, Sra. Escobar, y Sra. Gutiérrez
Up to six students will spend an afternoon with their favorite Spanish-speaking teachers, watching a movie in Spanish and enjoying some tasty Latino treats.

Restrictions: This will take place at ACDS on a mutually agreeable afternoon (3:15 – 5:15) before June 5, 2018.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Monica Escobar, Vanesa Gutiérrez, and Jessica Hernandez Basta

208. Yoga and Lunch with Ms. Mo
Ms. Mosier will treat four lucky middle schoolers to a yoga class and lunch.

Restrictions: This will take place on a mutually agreeable date before the end of the school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Meg Mosier

209. First Grade Art Piece
After studying Van Gogh’s “The Sunflowers”, first graders worked together to make this beautiful piece of art.  Each child contributed two flowers to the piece.

Value: Priceless
Donated By: The First Graders and Marie Darling

210-212. VIP Seating at Grandparents’ Day, Graduation, or the Holiday Concert
The best seats will be reserved for you at the next Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day performance, Graduation, or the Holiday Concert.

Restrictions: Holiday Concert and Graduation seating will be the full first center pew designated for guest seating. Seats for Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ are 6 seats in the first row of guest seating.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: ACDS

213. Second Grade Art Piece
After studying Van Gogh’s “The Sunflowers”, second graders worked together to make this beautiful piece of art.  Each child contributed two flowers to the piece.

Value: Priceless
Donated By: The Second Graders and Marie Darling

214. Chinatown Adventure with Mr. Woods
Four lucky middle schoolers will love leaving their parents behind and heading to Chinatown with Mr. Woods.  Their two-and-a-half hour adventure will start with bowling at Lucky Strike, where they are sure to work up an appetite.  Fortunately, there are many great eateries in the area, and your child and his/her friends will get to choose one for dinner.  Sweets at a local dessert shop will be the perfect ending to this great adventure!

Restrictions: This outing will occur on a mutually agreeable date before the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Ryan Woods

215. Take a Hike with Ms. Stratigos
Ms. Stratigos will take four students for a hike on the Billy Goat Trail followed by a snack or ice cream.

Restrictions: This outing will occur on a mutually agreeable date before the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Colleen Stratigos

216. Acting or Public Speaking Coaching from Valerie Issembert
All the world’s a stage and Valerie Issembert will help you succeed on it with one-hour of private acting or public speaking coaching.  Please note that this coaching is for an adult only.

Restrictions: The coaching will take place on a mutually agreeable date before the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Valerie Issembert

300’s Out & About

300.  Chalk Painting Workshop
DYI-ers, this Chalk Paint Workshop at Forge Industrial Works is for you! Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan is a unique decorative paint developed in 1990 with a palette of 32 mixable colors. Made in the USA, Chalk Paint® is perfect for painting furniture, floors and walls and produces a beautiful matte, velvety finish. It adheres to surfaces like wood, concrete, metal, matte plastic, earthenware and may even be used on most surfaces outside, all while creating gorgeous results both quickly and easily. Chalk Paint® is different. It is not simply paint with chalk added to it. It is not chalkboard paint. It is not made by adding plaster of Paris or grout or even baking soda to an existing paint; it draws on a lifetime of Annie Sloan’s research and experience in working with paint and color, which results in a quality product that is both easy to use and full of endless possibilities.

Value: $175
Donated By: Forge Industrial Works

301. PBS Newshour Behind the Scenes Tour 
Get a behind the scenes tour of PBS Newshour at their Shirlington Studios with Associate Producer, Julia Griffin.  Meet Judy Woodruff and other members of the Newshour team as you walk on set and sit in the newsroom during the taping of the show!  An amazing opportunity to learn all the ins and ours of a live, national broadcast, and meet some amazing journalists!

Restrictions: The tour is limited to four people and will take place on a mutually agreeable date.
Value: Priceless
Donated By: Julia Griffin and PBS Newshour

302. DC United at the New Audi Field
Cheer on DC United at their new home, Audi Field from three amazing Club Seats.  You’ll have a great view of all the action from section C6, row 7.

Restrictions: The tickets will be for a mutually agreeable game during the 2018 season.
Value: $525
Donated By: The Rowe Family

303. Golf at Bear Trap Dunes
Heading to the beach this summer?  Spend a day away from the water at Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club in Ocean View, Delaware.  You and a guest will enjoy a round of golf with this certificate good for two greens fees, including cart fee and practice facilities.

Restrictions: The certificate is valid Sunday through Thursday after 10:00 am and expires March 10, 2019.
Value: $200
Donated By: Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club

400’s Sports & Fitness

400.  Pete Rose Autographed Ball and Photo
This ball and photograph signed by “Charlie Hustle” himself will make a great addition to any baseball aficionado’s collection.  Pete Rose remains the MLB all-time leader in hits, games played, outs, at-bats, and singles.  He has three World Series rings, three batting titles, one Most Valuable Player Award, two Gold Gloves, Rookie of the Year Award, and made 17 All-Star appearances.

Value: $1,000
Donated By: Mary and Keith Burner

401. Trea Turner Autographed Baseball
Considered one of the fastest runners in the league, Trea Turner is one of the Nat’s stars and you won’t want to miss the chance to own this autographed ball.

Value: Priceless
Donated By: The Washington Nationals

402. One Month of Unlimited Classes at Local Motion Studio
Conveniently located near the King Street Metro, Local Motion Studio offers a large variety of fun and inclusive movement classes, including Yoga, Barre, Aerial Yoga, Pilates, Ballet, and more.  You can try them all with this certificate for one month of unlimited classes.

Restrictions: This certificate must be redeemed by July 1, 2018
Value: $129
Donated By: Local Motion Studios

403. 30 Days of Yoga at Radiance Yoga
Check out Radiance Yoga with this new student pass for 30 days of yoga. Radiance Yoga is an inviting and peaceful place to explore and discover the many benefits of yoga. They offer classes in Flow yoga, Kundalini yoga, Yin yoga, Restorative and Prenatal. Their classes and workshops help students build strength and flexibility, experience relaxation, and feel healthy and vibrant.

Value: $29
Donated By: Radiance Yoga

404. 5 Free Rides at Ascend Cycle
Climb higher, sprint faster, and become a better version of yourself with five free rides at Ascend Cycle.

Restrictions: This certificate must be redeemed by April 10, 2018
Value: $95
Donated By: Ascend Cycle

500’s Fun for Everyone

 

500.  Two Weeks at Camp Twin Creeks
Camp Twin Creeks in a premier tradition 2-week West Virginia summer camp for boys and girls ages 7-15.  Your child will have a blast making new friends, gaining independence, and enjoying traditional camp activities with this certificate good for a two-week session.  You’ll only be responsible for a $750 deposit.  Visit www.camptwincreeks.com for more information and session dates.

Restrictions: This certificate is for new Twin Creeks families only and is subject to space availability.
Value: $2,850
Donated By: Camp Twin Creeks

501. ZavaZone Birthday Party
Celebrate your child’s next birthday in style with this free Explorer Party Package at ZavaZone in Sterling, VA.  This package includes 15 participants, 90 minutes of Fun in Motion!, and 30 minutes in a Party Room with a Party Host.

Value: $395
Donated By: ZavaZone

502.  Tiny Dancers Birthday Party
Your tiny dancer will love celebrating with this certificate for $50 off a Tiny Dancers Fairy Tale Birthday Party.  For 15 dancers ages 3-5, the party includes 90-minutes of fun, games, dancing, story, dress-ip and imagination.

Restrictions: This certificate cannot be combined with other offers and must be used by December 1, 2018
Value: $50
Donated By: Tiny Dancers

503. Four Recreations Passes to Wintergreen Resort
Each of these four passes may be redeemed for one of the following: an 8-hour lift ticket for skiing or snowboarding, 18-holes of golf at Stoney Creek, 1-hour of outdoor tennis court time, a winter tubing ticket at The Plunge or a Mountains of Adventure Pass.

Restrictions: The passes may only be redeemed between noon on Sunday through Friday night and are not valid on holidays.  They expire on March 10, 2019.
Value: $148
Donated By: Wintergreen Resort

504. Learn to Ski at Liberty Mountain Resort
Try skiing or snowboarding with these two beginner ski or snowboard packages at Liberty Mountain Resort.  The package includes a restricted lift ticket to the beginner ski area, complete rentals, and a 90 minute class lesson.

Restrictions: The passes may only be redeemed on Sunday through Friday and are not valid between Christmas and New Year’s, MLK weekend, or Presidents’ Day Weekend.  They must be used during the 2018-2019 season and cannot be used by children ages 7 and under.
Value: $216
Donated By: Liberty Mountain Resort

505. Learn to Ski at Whitetail
Try skiing or snowboarding with these two beginner ski or snowboard packages at Whitetail Resort.  The package includes a restricted lift ticket to the beginner ski area, complete rentals, and a level one class lesson.

Restrictions: The passes may only be redeemed on Sunday through Friday and are not valid between Christmas and New Year’s, MLK weekend, or Presidents’ Day Weekend.  They must be used during the 2018-2019 season and cannot be used by children ages 7 and under.
Value: $204
Donated By: Whitetail Resort

506. Carol Dyer Print of Old Town
This print of Old Town Alexandria by Carol Dyer will look great in your home or office.

Value: $100
Donated By: Robert & Jennifer Mattson