Schedule of Events
"The Packer Classic"
Thank-you for your sponsorship because of your support we made our goal of $20,000! Hope to see you again next year.
July 20, 2015- 18th Annual A.P.E.F. Golf Event
Place: Austin Country Club
The 18th annual A.P.E.F. Packer Classic is growing...
We hope you can join us this July 19th & 20th supporting Austin Public Schools educational excellence.
The 1st Packer Classic Banquet
WHEN: Sunday, July 19th, 2015
WHERE: Hormel Historic Home
COST: Banquet only registration is $50 per person with tables of eight-reserved table.
Alumni talent, silent auction & dinner
The 18th Annual Packer Classic Golf Tournament
WHEN: Monday, July 20th, 2015
WHERE: Austin Country Club
TIME: 11am-7pm (estimate)
COST: Golf entry registration is $135.00 per golfer and includes the Sunday evening banquet.
The Packer Classic is the Austin Public Education Foundations biggest fundraiser. Money raised enables the Foundation to provide all kinds of educational opportunities for Austin Public School students, that would not be possible through school district funding. To date the APE Foundation has awarded over $380,000 in grants to enrich and enhance learning in the Austin Public Schools.
Please join us through; registering, sponsoring, volunteering, sharing your talent, or by providing an auction item.
We are better together!
The Eberhart Family Poetry Contest
2015 Night of Poetry Event
April 14 6pm
Historic Hormel Home
All finalists and their families are invited to the Eberhart Night of Poetry Event on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6:00pm. The event will take place at the Historic Hormel Home.
Finalists will be treated to the poetic sharing of Minnesota poet, Sharon Chmielarz. This event is in partnership with the Friends of the Austin Public Library, Austin Public Education Foundation, and the Historic Hormel Home; the event is open to the public.
The finalists from each building are invited to read their poem during the event. School winners will be announced after all poems are shared. Certificates and Awards will be presented at that time.
Thank you to all participants in the 2015 Eberhart Poetry Contest and to the Austin High School Language Arts Department for the willingness to judge all poems.
This years finalists:
Woodson Kindergarten Center
Banfield Elementary School
Neveln Elementary School
Southgate Elementary School
Sumner Elementary School
I.J. Holton Intermediate School
|Ellis Middle School
o Sarah Bachmeier [Grade 8]
o Steven Conradt [Grade 8]
o McKenzie Pelletier [Grade 8]
|Austin High School
o Sydney Conway [Grade 10]
o Sydney Johnson [Grade 9]
o Brooke Pazurek [Grade 10]