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50th Anniversary September

11/07/2017
Our anniversary is less than 9 weeks away and the Anniversary Committee is hard at work to make this day memorable.
We are not only having an Art Soiree on Friday night 1 September but we are also continuing with the art show Saturday 2 September along with a display of Street Machines on the oval, Memorabilia items, and the usual fete/festival attractions.
I would like to ask students and our school community to let us know what attractions/games they would like to see at the festival.
We currently have organised:
Food vans – Boost Juice, Twirling potatoes, Waffle Barn, Churros, Hot chips, Food vans – Boost Juice, Twirling potatoes, Waffle Barn, Churros, Hot chips,  dagwood Dogs, etc.
Rides – Dodgem cars, Tea Cups, Giant slide, Jumping Castle and we’re hoping for one more. Ride passes will be available next term.
School stalls so far – Face Painting, Sweet/Cake Stall, Barbeque, Crazy Hair,        Devonshire Tea, Cent Auction, Lob a Choc.
Thomas the Tank for the little ones. One they can sit in and take a photo and two model layouts they can operate
Coding Robotics from Building Blocks Studio Sandgate
Market stalls
3 stage areas with entertainment from various community groups and school talent and Captain Jack (a band consisting of four original NSHS students) finishing off the busy day at the major stage on the oval at 5.00pm just before the fireworks.
Fireworks at 6.00pm
What do we need:-
We need sponsors – if anybody can help with sponsorship either through work, owning their own business, group of friends, etc. please contact us and we will send you a sponsorship prospectus, that are available from $50 - $2,500.
Donations of items for our Cent Auction. If anybody can help with prizes, we’d love to hear from you.
Starting next term, we will also be asking for donations for stalls
Memorabilia – if anybody knows a past student that may have photos that can help us, please let us know. We would like as many photos from the beginning years as we can get. We are also looking for props, e.g. typewriters, work books, tape    recorder, microfilm reader, sporting pennants, shorthand books, telex machine etc. all those items that we used to use and our children have no idea what they are.
4 litre ice cream containers
Entertainers
Sewing Mannequins to display old school uniforms on
Volunteers and helpers leading up to and during the Anniversary and festival.
Anniversary Book
The pre-order forms for our Anniversary Book will be available on our website from Friday 23 June. The pre-order price is $65 per book plus postage if required.
Art Soiree
Tickets for our Art Soiree on Friday 1st September can be purchased through Trybooking.com. Ticket price is $20.00 which includes nibbles and a glass of wine. This will be an over 18 event.
An Expression of Interest form for anyone interested in performing or having a market stall is almost complete and will be placed on our school website and facebook page as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or information you’d like to share, or forward your Anniversary Book pre-order form please send to our P&C email address: pandc@bracridgshs.eq.edu.au