Fall Gala

The Fall Gala is on Saturday, October 13 from 6:30-10:30 in St. Michael Hall.  Please join us for a fun night of music, dancing, hord’oeuvers, silent auction and more!

Call 757-596-2745 or email ctucker@olmc-school.com to register.
OLMC Fall Gala – Registration Form

FAQ

1. What is the Fall Gala?
The Fall Gala is an opportunity to come together as a community – a night out to enjoy with other parents, teachers, staff, the Sisters, Father and OLMC parishioners. There will be music for dancing, good food and drinks, and a silent auction and dessert sale to raise money for the school. 
 
2. When is the Fall Gala?
The Fall Gala is Saturday, October 13. It begins at 6:30PM and ends at 10:30PM in Saint Michael Hall (144 Harpersville Road).
 
3. Is it a dance?
Yes, there will be a DJ playing music through out the evening.

4. Is it an auction? 
Yes, there will be a silent auction during a portion of the evening. There will not be a traditional live auction as we’ve held in events past. We will provide the list of silent auction items to review one week in advance of the Fall Gala. Here is a preview of just a few so far:
 
– OBX Beach House for one week
– Fire Station Tour and a ride in a Fire Truck
– Weber Genesis II E-410 Copper 4-Burner Liquid Propane Gas Grill
– Dinner with Father 
– 1-month golf at Cedar Point Country Club
– Indulge Wine and Cheese Night Party
– 3-month family membership at Tom and Ann Hunnicutt YMCA 
 
5. Does this take the place of the Spring Auction? 
Yes. There will not be a Spring Auction this school year. The Fall Gala is taking the place of that event, and is this year’s opportunity to come together as a community in this setting and raise money for the school and it’s academic programs. 
 
6. How do I get tickets?
The invitation form is attached to this email, however you can also download it from RenWeb or should have received it in your child’s backpack. Please complete the form and send it back to the school office along with your cash or check payment. 
 
7. Is there a sit down dinner?
No, there will not be a traditional sit down dinner. We will serve heavy hors d’oeuvres in a buffet style display. There will be tables surrounding the dance floor and throughout the hall to provide comfortable seating for all guests. 

8. What is being offered to drink? 
We will have a bar offering wine and beer to the guests who have purchased a wristband (with their ticket registration). Water, soft drinks, coffee and tea will be available at no additional charge. 

9. Will there be a fund-an-item?
Yes, there will be a fund-an-item. 
 
10. Can I donate something for the silent auction?
Yes, please! We are accepting services, items and experiences. The donation form is attached. You can also see a list of specific donation requests here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4dadac2ea1fe3-olmc
 
11. What should I wear?
The suggested dress code is semi-formal.

12. Can I volunteer my service hours to help with the Fall Gala?
Yes! Here are the available opportunities: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4dadac2ea1fe3-olmc2