When is the auction?
The auction is on Saturday March 30, 2019 from 6:30 to 11 pm.
Where is the auction?
We have reserved an exciting new venue, Rosensteel Hall near the Forest Glen Metro Station.
9707 Rosensteel Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
What about transportation?
Bar T will once again provide transportation from RCF to the auction location and back this year free of charge. Schedule TBD.
How do I get tickets?
Tickets are available for purchase online at: https://rcfpta.ejoinme.org/tickets
You can also earn free tickets by volunteering at the event, email RCFAuction2019@gmail.com.
Who is invited?
All parents, staff members and friends of Rock Creek Forest Elementary School are invited to attend. Please note, this is an adult only event.
Is there babysitting anywhere for my kids?
Bar T will provide child care for RCF students and younger siblings ages 4 and up at the school.
Childcare will run from 6pm-11pm and will cost $20 cash payable at the door.
If you want to use Bar T auction night childcare sign up by March 15th on the auction website.
There will also be pizza available for purchase at $3 a slice.
Is this a live auction or silent auction?
Our auction has both a silent auction and live auction component. There’s something for everyone!
What does the money go towards?
The money raised at the auction goes towards the general RCF PTA fund. Through this fund the PTA can provide engaging cultural arts programs, before and after school enrichment programs such as Believe Achieve, teacher grants, supply reimbursement for all staff members, library and media upgrades, at – home academic enrichment, professional development, community building events like the fall picnic, spring fair, multicultural night, the talent show and so much more. Thanks to generous support from parents and friends RCF PTA is able to provide a vast amount of academic enrichment to EVERY child.
What is the “Special Ask”?
We are working with teachers and parents to determine how best to support our children at RCF over the next year. To be announced soon!
Is dinner provided? Drinks?
We are pleased to provide a strolling dinner of heavy hors d'oeuvres that includes a beef carving station, spinach pies, baked ziti, Italian meatballs, chicken wings, and quiche.
A delightful arrangement of desserts will include assorted bundtlets from our sponsors Nothing Bundt Cakes, and back by popular demand, cannolis from Vacarro’s.
Drinks will include a selection of beer and wine, along with a special house sangria and assorted non-alcoholic beverages.
Will there be music?
Yes! Dan Jenkins Productions will be providing the music again this year! We have incredibly talented parents as part of this band and we are so lucky to have them!
What is the dress code?
The auction is a fun, adult only event. Please wear what you feel comfortable and ready to party in.
Will I take my auction prizes home that night?
Yes! All prizes will be available to take home the night of the event! Your kids will be thrilled to see what you come home with!
What entertainment will be there?
Along with the fabulous band there are a few entertainment surprises!
How does mobile bidding work?
For more information about the bidding process please check back soon!
What if I don’t have a smart phone?
Attendees who do not own or wish to use smart phones can place bids on laptops or tablets in the room.
9707 Rosensteel Ave (off Forest Glen Rd.)
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Event Time: 6:30 - 11:00 pm
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