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    Quiz Night, Parents' Forum, Table Top Sale....

     

     

    DRAMSTOCK! – a great evening!

    A huge thank you to everyone who helped make Dramstock! such a success. It was a fabulous night, with great music from all the bands - students, teachers and parents - and even some dancing.... It gave many talented young people a warm, lively, real-life platform to hone their performing skills, and also raised over £1,400 for the school. Particular thanks to Royston, for making it happen once again, to Calla Rae for fabulous compering, to Will Byers for all his support, and to all the parents who helped out on the door and on Andy's lovely bar - as well, of course, as all the musicians!

     

    Parents’ Forum - Thursday 8 March - 'A Bluffer’s Guide to Social Media’

    Do you understand your streaks from your snaps? Are you familiar with the way your child uses Instagram Stories? Increasingly our children are living much of their lives on social media, but for many parents this rapidly evolving online world is a mystery. Ravin Sampat, Assistant Editor of BBC Stories, has led the way in digital innovation at the BBC - creating the first ever documentary using Snapchat for Panorama. In a practical, hands-on talk, he will demystify the language and tools of social media, to help parents (and their kids) avoid some of the common hazards of trolling, negative talk, bullying and inappropriate posting.

     

    Camden Quiz Night - Save the Date: Thursday 15 March

    Always very popular and always lots of fun! This year it's an Anti-Throwaway Quiz Night, hosted by actor and comedian David Schneider. So save the date and watch out for tickets on ParentPay next week. Tickets sell out very quickly.....While we're promoting sustainable dining at Quiz Night, all the funds raised will help the school caterers do the same, in the school canteen.

     

     

    Table Top Sale - Saturday 17 March (2.30pm - 4.30pm) - booking open!

    Tables and rails are now available and must be booked in advance. A fabulous opportunity to have a Spring clear-out and make some money for yourself, as well as raising money for the school.  

    Tables are £20 each (6' x 2'6"). Rails are £5 to hire. You can also bring your own rail, but it still costs £5 for the space. Please contact Irene on irene@blossomandrose.co.uk  to check availability, then pay on ParentPay, or cash or cheque to Irene.  Make sure you book yours quickly.

     

    Specialist Antiques Sale - Saturday 17 March - help needed

    New this year is our Specialist Antiques Sale, running alongside the Table Top Sale. It'll be an amazing treasure trove of beautiful glass, porcelain, china, Wedgwood and silver items - with several pieces by Susie Cooper. The items have been professionally valued - there are prices to suit all purses, starting at just £5. 

    Annette and Mary would love some help to set up on Friday 16 March, or sell on Saturday 17 March -  so if you can spare a couple of hours, please email Mary on  maryrkav@gmail.com

     

    Thank you for ALL your support - it makes a huge difference to all the CSG students. We look forward to seeing you soon.

    The CASCA Team
    Imogen, Greg, Maia, Anna and Barbara