Big Night planning is going well – we still need your help!

The date is set: Saturday, May 20th
The venue is beautiful: the Commander’s Mansion in Watertown
Ticket sales will be available in early April. Stay tuned for more details.

Now we need all the help we can get to make our biggest fundraiser of the year a great night for all!

Please consider making a donation to our silent auction. Tickets to sporting events, gift cards for services, restaurant gift certificates, vacation getaways, jewelry, artwork, a dinner or cocktail party, memberships etc. are all appreciated. Or you might want to sponsor a portion of the evening? Click here to donate to the online auction or become a sponsor.

You can also help by soliciting local businesses for an auction donation. Click here for a printable business solicitation letter and donation form.

If you want to help with the planning, our next committee meeting will be Monday, March 27th, at Beth Panella’s house, 5 Channing Road in Newton Center. Please contact Beth at beth.panella@comcast.net for more information.

Thank you,
Tammy McKenna and Beth Panella – your event co-chairs

Spring Sports at Bigelow: registration and info session this week

Girl’s Softball

Meeting on Monday, 03/27 in Mr. LaBrache’s room: 218. Open to 7th or 8th grade girls interested in trying out for the softball team.

Track and Field

The deadline for registration AND  paperwork is Wednesday, 3/29. Students who do not meet the registration requirements by this date will NOT be able to participate.  More information here.

Spring Cleaning!

Yay Spring Cleaning!  Cradles to Crayons needs your help to collect gently used shirts, shorts, pants, pajamas, socks, hats, shoes sizes infant to adult medium, and NEW underwear.

There will be donation boxes in homebases starting in the next week.  

If you have questions please contact 8th graders Emily H and Ru-yao from Project 351 or Ms. Ahern in the guidance office.

Bigelow Big Night Luau 2017 – Save the Date – May 20th

Mark your calendars now for Bigelow’s Big Night Luau 2017, our BIG festive evening of food and friends! This year’s event will be held on the evening of Saturday, May 20th at 7pm at the Commander’s Mansion at the Arsenal in Watertown.

We hope you will be able to join us at Bigelow Middle School’s annual fundraiser. Money raised from this event support many curriculum-enriching programs such as the Creative Arts and Sciences Program, scholarships for students to attend field trips and special events, classroom supplies, advanced training programs for teachers, the purchase of gym, performing arts and technology items.

If you would like to help make the Big Night a success, we are looking for donations for our silent auction. Tickets to sporting events, gift cards for services, restaurant gift certificates, vacation getaways, jewelry, artwork, a dinner or cocktail party, memberships etc. are all appreciated. Or you might want to sponsor a portion of the evening?   Click here to donate to the online auction or become a sponsor.

You can also help by soliciting local businesses for an auction donation.  Click here for a printable business solicitation letter and donation form. 

If you have any questions or can volunteer please contact Beth Panella at beth.panella@comcast.net. Our next committee meeting is on March 27th at Beth Panella’s house, 5 Channing Road in Newton Center.

Art by Betsy Donnellan