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2017-18 PAC Executive:

President: Michelle Carpenter

Vice President: Carla Donaldson

Secretary: Angela Foulkes

Treasurer: Shelley Watton

Fundraising Coordinators: Cori Steele, Nicole Rae, Greer Desveaux


Please check the Fundraising/Events Calendar below:

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Poirier PAC Announcements for November 1st

Hello Poirier Parents,


October has been a very busy month for PAC activities and included our monthly PAC meeting, Halloween dance (we raised $733.17!), and the completion of DFS Christmas orders, Papa Murphy’s Halloween pizzas, Entertainment books and student Art card projects.


We have lots more in store for the coming months, here are all of the notables:



Nov 1-14

Our annual online auction kicks off Nov 1st. Be sure to visit the event page on Facebook to place your bids!



Nov 19th 6-9:30pm at Hillside Mall

Night of Lights tickets are on sale now! All proceeds go to Poirier PAC. Tickets are $5.00. The evening includes retailer incentives/discounts, door prizes (including a trip for 4 to Disneyland), entertainment, appetizers and TONS of FUN! Entrance to this special evening is for ticket holders only! Tickets are not available at the door. Please contact Nicole Rae at outrageous@shaw.ca to purchase your tickets. Tickets are also available in the school office.



Order deadline Nov 14th

Our annual Purdy’s chocolates catalogues are now out and orders are due soon. Please contact Emily at ekoos642@hotmail.com for more info. You can also visit http://www.purdysgpp.com to place your order.



Order deadline Nov 3rd

A reminder that if you are ordering an item from the Created by Kids Art Project (your child brought home a picture they created that can be turned into a greeting card, mug, blanket etc) to please have those orders in by the end of this week.



Dec 9th 10am-4pm, Poirier Gym

Join us for our first Christmas Craft fair! There will be all kinds of exciting vendors, food options and entertainment. Find the event here on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/353590375085360/?acontext=%7B%22action_history%22%3A%22null%22%7D



As always if you are interested in volunteering for a PAC activity or fundraiser, please email us at ecolepoirierpac@gmail.com Also be sure to find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/188369854598991/ where we share updates and volunteer callouts.


Our next monthly PAC meeting is:

NOVEMBER 21st @ 7pm

Babysitting is provided and all parents are invited to attend.



The Ecole Poirier Elementary School Parent Advisory Council
250-642-0500, or email ecolepoirierpac@gmail.com
Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/188369854598991/



Ecole Poirier Elementary PAC News for October 17th

Hello Poirier Parents!
October is always a welcome month as we all settle into fall routines and enjoy this amazing season.
This month we have several fun PAC fundraisers starting and wrapping up, here are all of our notable events for the month:

Join us in your best costumes this Thursday for our annual parent/child Halloween Dance! Here are all of the details:
Thursday, Oct 19th
6-8pm, $2/child (parents are free!)
Snacks and glow sticks will be available to purchase
Please no drop-offs, parents are asked to stay for the fun!

Make dinner on Halloween night a little easier by ordering a halloween pizza from Papa Murphy’s. Order forms are available on the PAC board.
$12/large pizza
Order deadline is Oct 20th
Pizza’s will be delivered to the school (uncooked) on Oct 30th for your child to take home.

Our Save Around Book fundraiser ended last week and it has been a great success! If your child has not returned either money or unused books please do so this week.

One of our tastiest fundraisers went home last week, the Purdy’s Chocolates order. Order deadline is Nov 14th Instructions on how to place online orders went home with the catalogue. Please visit http://www.purdysgpp.com to sign up and order. You can email Emily at ekoos642@hotmail.com with any questions.

Your child recently came home with a several DFS Christmas catalogues, this is a brand new fundraiser for our PAC this year! The deadline for orders is Oct 24th.

Our annual online auction is nearly here! We’ve had some incredible donations so far, so get those bids ready! The auction runs Nov 1-14th, find the auction here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1459949724089602/

The kids have all been busy creating amazing art for our annual art card fundraiser. Completed artwork with order form will be coming home this week. There are many great options to transform the artwork into including, greeting cards, mugs, blankets and more! Deadline to submit orders is Oct 27th.

Our first hot lunch day of the year, Subway day, will be Friday, Oct 27th. The order deadline has passed, so if you missed out on this one our next hot lunch day will be in November.
A quick reminder to find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/188369854598991/ to ensure you stay up to date on all PAC related events and fundraisers!

As always a big thank you to all parents for their ongoing support of the PAC events and fundraisers!
Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions or if you are interested in becoming involved with the PAC events.

Our next monthly meetings are:
Oct 17th
Nov 21st

The Ecole Poirier Elementary School Parent Advisory Council
250-642-0500, or email ecolepoirierpac@gmail.com
Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/188369854598991/