Martinis for Mamas
Date: Saturday, July 23, 2016
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Genevieve Long’s home
Please join Genevieve Long and Mechell Hansen as they host a spectacular night of pampering and fun – be prepared to be spoiled! You will be greeted with a Champagne Delight beverage. Then, we will serve the yummy “Mama’s Martini” to complement the delicious appetizers. Dinner will be catered by a favorite local restaurant and dessert will come from Salt and Straw. Throughout the evening your every need will be served by a staff of waiters. At the end of a night filled with conversation and fun, you will leave with a special commemorative gift.
Out of this World!
Date: Friday, August 12, 2016
Hunt for craters on the Moon, major planets, the Space Station, and meteors with four experienced astronomers! Use large telescopes at a dark-sky site in Scappoose. The Perseid Meteor Shower will be in full swing!
Solar viewing from 6 p.m. until sunset
Star gazing from 10 p.m.to midnight
Perfect for families; kids must be accompanied by an adult.
Rock On! A Private House Concert with One From Many
Date: Saturday, August 20, 2016
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: The home of Rocky and Danette Scales (parents of VCMS and VCHS students) in the Cedar Mill area of NW Portland
On this truly Northwest-inspired evening, spend the evening laughing and talking with all your VCS friends. You will dine al fresco on grilled salmon, fresh from Alaska. Then, after dinner, the band will take the stage and you will be treated to a private concert by Portland’s own indie rock band, “One From Many.” Their primarily acoustic performance will showcase their dynamic songwriting, and explore a wide range of influences beyond their alt-rock core, including elements of Gospel, Indie Pop and R&B.
Experience a special interaction between guest and musician in this warm and intimate venue. Adults only, please.
Movies under the Stars
Date: Saturday, August 27
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: the Apodaca/Olson home in Beaverton
It’s time for Supper and a Show with Sundaes on a Saturday! You’ll dine on a fabulous Qdoba dinner and ice cream sundaes. Then, at dusk, get ready for the show. Grab your popcorn and settle back for a fantastic film (title to be determined). It will, of course, be appropriate for family viewing. Make sure you bring your blanket and a sense of fun. Families only. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Bocce, Burgers and Brews
Date: Sunday, September 11
Time: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: SSMO Convent patio with its own Bocce court
The Sisters love to play bocce and they would like to challenge each of you to a friendly game! Join them for barbequed hamburgers and all the fixin’s and then set the jack for a friendly game of bocce. Be warned, Sr. Charlene and her crew have been practicing since the installation of their court last year, so be ready to bowl!
Play to Win! Poker Night
Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Hansen home in Beaverton
Join your hosts, Chris Hansen and Vince Nguyen for an evening of serious poker. Your buy-in covers the Texas Hold-Em tournament and all prizes. Professional dealers will keep the game moving and bartenders at the open bar will make sure to provide libations. There will be finger foods on hand for your break from the action. The top six players will receive prizes including restaurant gift certificates and movie tickets. The grand prize awarded will be an iPad Mini.
So put on your poker face and be prepared to play to win!
Escape to the Islands
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Reid Family home, Beaverton
The balmy breezes will carry you away on a trip to the Pacific islands. The Reid family will host this tropical getaway at their home, complete with Pan-Asian cuisine catered by Nora Alvis, island-inspired drinks and authentic music. Clear your calendar for Saturday, September 24, 2016 and don your island attire!
Date: To be mutually agreed upon
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: St. John Fisher Rectory
Father Richard Thompson, Pastor of St. John Fisher parish in Portland, will provide a “hands on” barbeque cooking class for eight high school students at the St. John Fisher Rectory. Fr. Richard is a fabulous chef who will share his culinary knowledge with Valley Catholic students. Each guest will learn how to cook a fabulous grilled meal and properly set the table. But the real fun starts when it’s time to consume the results! A custom apron awaits each participant, along with a small “kit” of essentials to take home after the day. Become a grill master at this heavenly barbeque!
VC parents Liz Boileau, Mary Jane Weber, and Stephanie LaRiviere-Miller are lined up to be the kitchen assistants.
VCES Basketball Clinic with Coach Sobotka the stars of VCHS basketball
Date: Sunday, October 23, 2016
Location: VCHS Eagles Gym
Get your child ready for the upcoming CYO season! On Sunday, October 23, 2016 your son or daughter will enjoy this one and a half hour clinic with Valley Catholic's champion coaches. Your little superstar will get to learn "Skills and Drills" from varsity athletes! The young athletes will use their new skills in a scrimmage, and after the game, there will be snacks for everyone!
Parents’ Night Out
Date: Friday, December 2, 2016
Time: 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Location: VC Early Learning School
Christmas Shopping to do? Quiet Dinner for two? Have you been wanting to see the latest film? Whatever the reason, let us take care of your child(ren) and support the VCS Gala too. We'll provide lots of fun, arts & crafts and dinner as well. This party will welcome 20 children ages 3 (must be potty trained ) to 5th grade.
SPONSORS & UNDERWRITERS
THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY
Brian C Jackson, Architect LLC
Independent Dispatch, Inc.
Leonard Adams Insurance Co
Washington Trust Bank
Beaverton Law Group
The Boileau Family
Lease Crutcher Lewis
Northwest Investment Counselors
Colleen and Werner Nistler, Jr.
First Republic Bank
A to Z Wineworks
Lois O'Halloran Photography
West Coast Event Productions