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P&F News and Events Week 4 Term 3

The Winning Trivia Table – Russian to Rio – for their trivia expertise

Well, we can now add another event to the world’s list of Greatest Moments in History with last Saturday night’s annual ATC Trivia Night. Amidst some of the sad, strange and chaotic events in the world today, it is nice to know that ATC can bring together such a tremendous community of creative, enthusiastic and competitive! folks to share a fun evening with!

We encourage our sons to get out, have a go, make new friends, have fun – and Saturday evening us ATC parents led the way by most excellent example! We had some great science, technology, medicine, culture and sport themes representing Great Moments in History on the night – including Brexit, Einstein, Immunisations, Apple iPhones, The Titanic, Scottish Independence, Fall of the Berlin Wall, Woodstock and Australia’s America Cup Win 1983, amongst many others.

Congratulations to all of our Raffle Winners and all Lucky Door Prize Winners. Special mention to 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize Winners – Liz Ryan, Michael & Ann Bell, and Chris Simpson. Congratulations also goes to:

Best Dressed Table – Scottish Independence
Best Dressed Males – Chris Simpson (Woodstock) and Jamie Smith (Fall of the Berlin Wall)
Best Dressed Females – Lisa Morris (Man on the Moon) and Suzanne Roselen (Einstein)
And Special Congratulations to the Winning Trivia Table – Russian to Rio – for their trivia expertise.

Thank you to our host James McCreanor from Think Trivia, David Gardiner for judging best dressed and to The Honorable Scott Emerson Member for Indooroopilly, and his partner Robbie for joining us. Thank you to all our Trivia Night organisers – Kylie Pandy, Andrea McAvoy, Michelle Johnson, Be Yeo-Bradshaw and Dana Lutat – for your hard work pulling this great night together!

And finally, thank you to all our sponsors, especially those not named at the event on Saturday: Brookfield Produce and Pet Pavilion, Kenmore Village Florist, Health & Nutrition, Novotel Brisbane, Flying Fudge by Mitchell Bradshaw (8B), Brumby’s Chapel Hill, Café Bliss, The Olive Grove Café.
More photos on Facebook and Instagram.

Middle School Survey
You would have received an email this week asking you to provide feedback on P&F events for Middle School. Please complete the survey by Friday 12 August. We appreciate your participation as this will give us a good indication of what type of events to hold. Click here for the survey.

Jazz by the River
Keep Saturday 15 October free. Come along and enjoy Jazz by the River and be impressed with the talent on show. It is a whole school event and everyone is welcome. It’s a great afternoon/night out for grandparents too. We will be sending out Volunteer sign up notices very soon. We will need help on the Bar; Registration Desk; Food and cake stalls; Auction and Raffles and setup and pack down for this huge event. More information will be available soon. Tickets go on sale mid August.

Football Boys Day Out and Ambrose Golf Day – Coordinators Needed
If you are interested in running the Football Boys Day Out to watch the Brisbane Roar OR would like to run the inaugural Ambrose Golf Day, we have all the details and contacts you need. Please email pandf@atc.qld.edu.au if you would like to take on either of these great roles.

P&F Date claimers

Orientation Days 8 and 9 September
Volunteers needed for set up, serving and clean up – more information will be sent shortly.

Jazz by the River – Saturday 15 October

Annual General Meeting
Tuesday 6 September
Please join us for the P&F AGM. All current positions will be considered vacant and nominations are called for anyone interested in getting more involved with the school community. The meeting will be held in the Junior School Staff Room, Mt Sion building at 6:30 pm. Drinks and nibbles provided. We look forward to seeing you there.

Mr Martin Bradshaw, P&F President
pandf@atc.qld.edu.au