Welcome to Gala Night 2022!

We are excited to have you with us for a night of fun and fundraising. Listed below are the various live auction items and group events available for purchase at this year's gala. Good luck to all!


Live Auction Items

Live Auction Item #1: OLP Ultimate Fan Package

Enjoy priority parking for all OLP home games, 4 OLP stadium cushions, a $50 concession stand voucher, 4 OLP baseball hats, an OLP pennant, 4 OLP travel coffee mugs (which includes free coffee & hot cocoa at all games) plus acknowledgement in gym as "Friend of the Program".


Live Auction Item #2: Golf for Four at Southview Country Club

Enjoy a round of golf (for 4) at Southview Country Club, cart rental and lunch in the clubhouse.


 

Live Auction Item #3: Principal for the Day

One lucky student to take over Mr. Berry's job and become "Principal for the Day". Duties include but are not limited to making morning announcements, directing carline, and making all important decisions regarding the day-to-day operations of running a school.


 

Live Auction Item #4: Principal's Purse

This package includes a Tory Burch bag full of exclusive items, valued at over $1,200.

 


 

Live Auction Item #5: OLP Express Car Line

Skip morning and afternoon car line for an entire school year. Never wait in car line again! Cruise through drop-off and pick-up by utilizing your very own VIP parking spot on 12th Avenue S.


 

Live Auction Item #6: One week in Treasure Island, FL

Enjoy a week in sunshine state at a condo for 5 in beautiful Treasure Island, FL. Located on the intercoastal highway, only 5 minutes to the beach.



Group Events

Group Event #1: Yoga, Wine, and Chocolate

Treat yourself to relaxing evening of a 45-minute yoga class of stretching and mindful movement followed by wine and chocolate. All levels welcome, no experience needed. Bring a water bottle and a yoga mat if you have one. This event will take place on Thursday, May 19th from 6-8 pm in Pates Hall.

Spots Available: 15

Price Per Person: $20

 


Group Event #2: Pickleball at Minneapolis Cider Co.

Have fun learning to play pickleball at Minneapolis Cider Company! Jill and Kris Swarthout will provide instruction on how to play. Following pickleball, enjoy appetizers and Minnesota made craft ciders. This event will take place on Saturday, May 21st from 4-6 pm at Minneapolis Cider Co. (701 SE 9th St, Mpls).

Spots Available: 30

Price Per Person: $25


Group Event #3: Middle School Trivia

Test your child’s knowledge at the fun and educational game of trivia. This is an annual event hosted by the teachers and is open to all students in grades 6 through 8. DON’T MISS OUT- make sure to sign up your student! This event will take place after school in the cafeteria on Wednesday, May 18th from 3:30-5:00 pm.

Spots Available: 75

Price Per Person: $20


Group Event #4: Outdoor Movie Night

Join with friends and family for an outdoor (family-friendly) movie, backyard games and a bonfire! Games, snacks and beverages for all ages will be provided. This event will take place on June 10th (alternate date in case of rain is June 17th) from 8:30-11:00 pm in the Chapeau's backyard in Richfield (6939 14th Ave).

Spots Available: 15

Price Per Person: $30


Group Event #5: BBQ in the Burbs

Load up the family and come over the river and through the woods to the Howard’s House in the burbs! Food, drinks, lawn games and a whole lot of OLP fun! This event will take place at the Howard's home in Mendota Heights on Sunday, May 15th (alternate date in case of rain Sunday, June 5th) from 3-6 pm.

Spots Available: 16

Price Per Person: $20


Group Event #6: Painting and Wine Class

Come and join us at a no-experience-required painting class directed by local artist and OLP Early Learning program parent, Jen Smith.  Jen will guide guests through a step-by-step landscape painting. Enjoy a glass or two of wine, eat some snacks, and create art! This event will take place on Wednesday, May 18th at 6:30 pm in Pates Hall.

Spots Available: 30

Price Per Person: $60


Group Event #7: Dads Softball in the Park

Join OLP Dads for an afternoon of fun with a softball game in the park! Balls, bats, bases, and beer will be provided; all you need is to come ready to play with a glove and fun attitude. The weekend is to be determined and teams will be randomly selected.

Spots Available: 17

Price Per Person: $30


Group Event #8: Beautiful Girls are Bookish Book Club

Would you like your daughter to read and discuss books with friends? Mrs. Jameson is hosting a 3rd-4th grade Girls Only Book club that will meet 4 times this summer. All of the 4 book club books will be provided. During the meetings, the girls will discuss that week's book, make a craft related to the book and have a snack.
Book club dates: TBD by families participating
Book club meeting times: TBD
Club will meet in the OLP Library Media Center

Spots Available: 10

Price Per Person: $35


Group Event #9: Bowling with Berry

Ever wonder what Mr. Berry looks like in a gel-free environment or thought to yourself, "I wonder if he is any good at bowling?" Come and join Mr. Berry in a grown-up-only afternoon of bowling. Ticket includes 2 hours of bowling and shoe rental
Host: Paul Berry
Date: Sunday, June 26
Time: 3-5 pm
Location: Park Tavern, St. Louis Park

Spots Available: 23

Price Per Person: $30


Group Event #10: Escape Room with Fr. Ellis @4:00

Solve puzzles. Crack codes. Join Fr. Ellis for an escape room, and see if you have what it takes to break out! This event will take place on Friday, May 20th at 4:00 pm at Missing Pieces Escape Room, located at 5233 Edina Industrial Blvd, Edina MN. Following your escape, enjoy happy hour at Wooden Hills Brewing from 5:30-6:30 pm.

Spots Available: 7

Price Per Person: $40


Group Event #11: Escape Room with Fr. Ellis @7:00

Solve puzzles. Crack codes. Join Fr. Ellis for an escape room, and see if you have what it takes to break out! This event will take place on Friday, May 20th at 7:00 pm at Missing Pieces Escape Room, located at 5233 Edina Industrial Blvd, Edina MN. Prior to your escape, enjoy happy hour at Wooden Hills Brewing from 5:30-6:30 pm

Spots Available: 7

Price Per Person: $40


Volunteer Your Time

An event of this magnitude does not happen without the help of many individuals sharing the work. Volunteers are needed for roles both big & small. All are encouraged to help ensure we have a successful event.

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR DONORS

ADDITIONAL THANKS TO:

The Beckman Family

The Garland Family

The Peine Family

The Triana Family

The Vogt Family