Each year, many sign-up parties are hosted by Eastside Catholic School parents through the STARS Gala Auction, presenting opportunities to gather with old friends and meet many new ones. Funds raised through these parties benefit Eastside Catholic School and its student programs. Party registrations are non-refundable, however they are transferable to another guest.
Middle School “Momosa” Brunch - SOLD OUT
Thursday, May 23 | 12-2:00 p.m.
The Hartman Home
Limited to 24 Individual Guests
Come join Marina Tebben and Meri Hartman as they host the Middle School
Moms' Brunch. Enjoy good food, friends, music and of course a toast to another
year down with a refreshing and unique "momosa" from the champagne
and juice bar. In the words of Mark Twain, "Too much of anything is bad,
but too much champagne is just right." Please join us as we celebrate the
Middle School Moms' community!
$50 per person
Thank you to Meri Hartman and Marina Tebben
102 – Freshman
Moms’ Fashion Luncheon
Friday, May 31 | 12-2:00 p.m.
The Uribe Home
Limited to 25 Individual Guests
Join your fellow freshman moms at a special spring fashion trend seminar and end of year celebration. You will be treated to a unique spring fashion clinic by Nordstrom VIP Stylist Justin Leggett at the beautiful home of Mauricio and Cindy Uribe, complete with delicious food, beverages and great company. Justin is one of Nordstrom's top personal stylists and will share his fashion trends, top tips and a presentation of key fashion pieces for your closet. You won't want to miss this unique experience!
Thank you to Anne Quaranta, Heather Roy, Holly Thrasher, Cindy Uribe and GeorgiaLee Zunker
103 – Sophomore
Friday, May 17 |
The Bastian Home
Join sophomore moms as we gather to toast another
school year completed at the lovely lakefront home of JoAnne Bastian where
delectable food, refreshing beverages, great conversation and an afternoon full
of friendship and fun await you.
Thank you to JoAnne Bastian, Marianella Pulido, Nicole Rhea and
104 – Junior
Moms’ Luncheon - SOLD OUT
Friday, May 10 | 11:00
a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Kistner Home
Limited to 22
Take time for yourself and join a delightful group of junior moms
to keep the tradition alive for our class of 2020! You will be treated to a
delicious lunch at the home of Annie Kistner. What better way to spend your
Friday afternoon than with your friends and our EC family.
Thank you to Annie Kistner and Jennifer Mackleit
105 – Senior
Moms’ Cocktail Evening
Friday, May 3 | 7-9:00
Limited to 35
Come enjoy a Friday night Cinco de Mayo cocktail party with a
group of senior moms and friends. Enjoy a ladies’ night out with margaritas,
sangria and the best of Mexican appetizers at the home of Rachel Allen.
$40 per person
Thank you to Rachel Allen, Julie Franke, Katy Greve and Shirley
106 – Sips,
Apps and Succulents
Thursday, May 23 | 6-8:00 p.m.
Mercer Island Florist
Limited to 20 Individual Guests
Create your own unique and beautiful succulent garden while enjoying delicious appetizers, wine and other refreshments. Alumni parent '13 and shop owner Jennifer Hagstrom will host 20 lucky guests at Mercer Island Florist where a talented floral designer will guide you in creating a long lasting and even easier to maintain succulent garden to take home.
$60 per person
Thank you to Jennifer Hagstrom
107 – Cooking and Lunch with EC Parent Zohreh Bachar
Friday, May 3 | 11:00
a.m. - 1:00 p.m
The Bachar Home
Limited to 12 Individual Guests
Experience the ancient culture of Persia, now known as Iran through its exotic and varied cuisine. EC parent Zohreh Bachar will take you on a culinary extravaganza at her home in Sammamish where you will have a hand in creating the first two dishes on the menu: the popular eggplant dip “Kashk-e Bademjan” and “Mast-o-Khiar," a scrumptious classic Persian salad of cool cucumbers and creamy yogurt infused with fragrant herbs. Watch Zohreh prepare “Baghali Polo," a Persian rice dish that pairs the pleasant flavors of dill, basmati rice and saffron with plump soft, broad beans and topped with a delightful crunchy golden crust; and “Joojeh Kabab,” a classic Iranian dish of chicken smothered in a saffron and lemon marinade, all while enjoying your appetizers. Your culinary journey will also include mouthwatering Mediterranean salad, and "Soupe Jo“or Persian Barley soup. Your lunch and cooking class will end noshing on the classic “Baklava” for dessert.
Thank you to Zohreh Bachar
108 – Make
Your Own Custom Body Scrub and Lotion Bar
Saturday, April 13 | 1-4:00 p.m.
The Anderson Home
Limited to 15 Individual Guests
This class is a great place for anyone to create their own hand-made body products. With a wide range of natural materials available such as shea butter and perfume grade essential oils, each product can be tailored to your own individual skin needs. At the end of the three hours, you take home a four-ounce body scrub and a body lotion bar to help soften skin. Aurora has been making perfume and body products since the age of 11 and has studied with award-winning natural perfumer Mandy Aftel.
Thank you to Aurora Anderson
Auction Co-Chair Mitch Parrish
Auction Co-Chair Carrie Parrish
Director of Special Events Mayten Gross