Be Healthier and Happier
By Jane Wilson, P&F Volunteer
Would you like to help at this year's Inter-House Athletics Carnival? The Parents' and Friends' Association is searching for volunteers to assist in serving from the new shed.
Josie Kay, President - Parents' and Friends' Association
This year's Parents' and Friends' Mother's Day Celebration, 'Girls' Talk with Madonna King', was truly unforgettable! For guests lucky enough to have secured a ticket, there was plenty of laughter and we all enjoyed precious time with friends at the retro and relaxing surroundings of the Bazaar Restaurant within the QT Hotel.
We welcomed special guests Mr Paul Taylor, Head of Junior School, and his wife Di, Madonna King and Allison Mazey from Bond University. Thanks to Paul for doing a magnificent job as emcee.
A highlight of the day was the inspiring and very funny speech by Madonna King, esteemed author and well known media commentator, who was sponsored by our good friends at Bond University. She made us smile, feel special about our contribution as mothers and shared stories about incredible women who beat all the odds to make a difference to society.
We would also like to thank the following generous businesses within our Community who spoilt the Mothers of Somerset by donating prizes to our complimentary raffle collectively worth thousands of dollars. The names of the 19 lucky winners are in brackets.
Your Parent Liaisons and the Committee thoroughly enjoyed organising our community's ever popular annual Parents' and Friends' Mother's Day lunch and we thank everyone for their support and positive feedback. Special thanks to Mrs Andrea Lewis and her team in Events, Mrs Jacqui Sina, Mrs Robyn Lindsay and Mrs Lisa FitzGerald.
Our Mother's Day function is always held on the Thursday prior to Mother's Day. Please note it in your calendar, along with our next parent function on the evening of Saturday 6 August.« Back to IndexNext article in this edition »