Students on the Slopes: Our "7th Grade Student Social on the Slopes!" was held on Sunday, February 19 at Boston Mills. It was an unseasonably warm night for an Ohio February which made for a perfect evening for tubing for our dynamic group of 7th graders. THANK YOU to our 7th grade families for supporting our Social! Hosted by the Khayyat, Krejsa, Sakowicz, Senko, Skiera, and Stahl Families.
CELEBRITY NIGHT: On Thursday, November 17, friends from school and the parish gathered at Tangiers for the 5th annual St. Sebastian Celebrity Night. Hosted by the Khayyats, Codys, and Askeas, fun and laughter were the themes throughout the night. Mrs. Schmidlin, Mrs. Myers and Miss Heffern won the prize for the best shift, raising the most tips for the St. Sebastian Teacher Appreciation and Wellness Fund. This year's event raised $1044.75 for the fund. The date has been set for next year, so mark your calendars for Thursday, November 16, 2017 to come out and support your favorite celebrities of St. Sebastian!!!!
St. Sebastian Social Ladies Christmas Boutique a Success! On Sunday, November 6, the St. Sebastian Socials held their annual Ladies Christmas Boutique and Luncheon at Portage Country Club. On this beautiful day, 160 ladies of the parish and school enjoyed a day of gathering with friends and shopped from 27 unique vendors. This event raised $4,000.00 for the St. Sebastian Teacher Appreciation and Wellness Fund. This lovely day would not have been made possible without the generous sponsorship of the following ladies:
St. Nicholas Sponsor: ($1,250.00) Rachel Hagenbush (This sponsorship paid for the ladies of our school teaching staff to attend for FREE), Sugarplum Sponsor: ($1,000.00) Kat Miller, Gingerbread Sponsors: ($500.00) Stacey Zahoranski, Beacon Wealth Consultants; 5 Amigos (Zorica Brdarski-ZDS International Inc., Laura Buehner-Stouffer Realty, Melissa Knauer--Artists Inc., Amanda Leffler, Alissa Skovira), Snowflake Sponsors: ($250.00) Becky Adamczyk, Linda Beringer, Susie Dix, Lois Gerstenmaier, Patty Greenzalis ,Amy Corrigall Jones, Gilda Khayyat, Pam O'Neill, and Colleen Zografakis
5th Grade Backyard BBQ and Bonfire: Come enjoy a beautiful Fall evening and spend time with fellow 5th grade parents. Delicious BBQ food, drink, and lots of laughs provided. Ticket donation is $20.00 per person. Held in the Calleri Backyard.
2nd/5th Grade Night at the Brewery: The 2nd and 5th grade parents decided to combine their social this year since they ended up being on the same night! On Saturday, May 14 the parents of the 2nd and 5th graders enjoyed food and drink at the very cool venue, Thirsty Dog. John Naeway provided a tour of the facility and kindly donated an awesome basket for a door prize loaded with Thirsty Dog items! ($610.00 Raised) A wonderful group of parents helped put the event together including the Brebant, Bitacofer, Dix, Kastelic, Petit, Schlueter, and Zahoranski families for the Second Grade and Kindbom, Walker, and Zografakis families for 5th grade.
1st Grade Drive-In Movie: First grade families hosted a drive-in movie night. Kids decorated their "cars", ate pizza, hot dogs and popcorn and watched the movie CARS. Parents enjoyed food, drinks, and socializing while the kids watched the movie and played outside at Forest Lodge. Father Valencheck even stopped over to check things out. Thank you to the Barbour, Denee, Raita, Russell and Wadington families for hosting this fun-filled family event!
4th Grade Spring Fling: The 4th Grade parents enjoyed a beautiful evening on Saturday, April 9th at our local Highland Square Mustard Seed. The evening was spent with good friends who shared delicious food and spirits as we start to wrap up the school year. The evening was filled with laughter and good conversation while live jazz music filled the background. Another great Social for this great group of parents!
Kindergarten Social: Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's Kindergarten Social! Our crazy carnival theme was a HUGE hit and everyone had a great time! We enjoyed a fantastic turnout in Z-Hall with 31 families and over 60 kids! Parents and siblings had a great time playing games, painting faces and enjoying our magician and balloon artist Cracker Jack!. Thanks for everyone's help in raising over $1,000 to support the St. Sebastian Teachers Appreciation and Wellness Fund!
Sunday, November 8th, 2015 – SUCCESSFUL LADIES LUNCHEON: The 3rd annual Ladies Holiday Boutique and Luncheon held at Portage Country Club on Sunday, November 8 was a huge success! There were 26 vendors that sold their goods to 154 parish ladies and friends who got a jump on their Christmas shopping. The music was festive, the food was delicious, and the company was perfect. We would like to thank the following ladies for their generous support and sponsorship.
St. Nicholas Sponsors: Collins and Hagenbush Attorneys and Counselors at Law
Gingerbread Sponsor: Ann Amer Brennan
Snowflake Sponsors: Becky Adamczyk, Susie Dix, Lois Gerstenmaier, Amy Corrigall Jones, Pam O'Neill, Shannon Schlueter and Colleen Zografakis
Jingle Bell Sponsor: Gilda Khayyat