This Saturday night, February 7, if you want to have a fun evening and also support South Athletics, come to the Booster Club’s Booster Bash Trivia Night Fundraiser. You can pay at the door ($50 per person), but you can save $5 per ticket by purchasing online before 5PM Saturday.
In addition to ticket sales, the Booster Club raises money by raffling off amazing baskets donated by Newton South families. You can now buy raffle tickets online in advance ($5 each or 5 for $20), as well as buy tickets to the event online ($45 in advance or $50 at the door). For more information, go to www.nsboosters.com. Following is a sampling of some of the baskets people can win.
Booster Bash Raffle Basket Descriptions:
#1 — Wellness Basket: This basket is filled with items centered on whole body wellness, including a book of the “New Health Rules”, Gift certificate (newcomer pass for 30 days of yoga at Down Under), H.Y.P. Studio certificate, some herbal teas to help support digestion and invigorate one’s system, in addition to some nutritious snacks.
#2 — Delightful Food and Wine: This basket is filled with 3 restaurant gift certificates and 3 bottles of wine.
#3 — Wine Connoisseur Collection: This basket is filled with several delicious and beautiful bottles of wine.
#4 — Go Lions!: This basket includes a selection of Newton South spirit wear. You’ll be set for any sporty occasion! Hooded sweatshirt, flannel PJ pants, fleece hat, orange pashmina, umbrella, lanyard, cell phone wallet, and car magnet.
#5 — Go Green!: This basket includes a start-up composting kit from Dirty Boys Composting (an amazing company formed by two Newton teens), a pair of rubber gloves, and a gift certificate to a nursery for plants to put in that new, rich soil.
#6 — Empty Nest Survival Kit: Dreading the day when your beloved cherub goes off to college? Or secretly counting down the seconds and can’t wait? Either way, we’ve got you covered with this wonderful assortment of items to get you through the transition to empty-nester with ease. Basket includes:
- Box of tissues for graduation tears
- Frame for student’s graduation photo
- Scissors to cut the parental strings
- 2 wine glasses
- Bottle of champagne
- Movie gift card
- Victoria’s Secret gift card
- Fuzzy slippers to prop up your feet
- Restaurant gift certificate
- Piggybank to save up change to pay for college tuition
#7 — Pretty Paper Things: This basket includes various thank-you notes, flowery folders, note pads, gift notes, stationary, and photo albums.
#8 — Pamper Your Man: This basket includes a $50 gift card toward a JHilburn custom shirt, body lotion, and other personal care products and treats for men from Whole Foods. Perhaps even a massage gift certificate!
#9 — Boston Sports Fan’s Dream Basket: This basket includes a variety of Patriots, Red Sox, Celtics, and Bruins gear.
#10 — Wine and Dine Delights: This basket includes a thoughtful selection of restaurant gift certificates and wine.