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Make Bids Online For Pound Ridge Elementary School Auction

A number of fundraisers for the Pound Ridge Elementary School are coming up.
A number of fundraisers for the Pound Ridge Elementary School are coming up. Photo Credit: Katherine Pacchiana

POUND RIDGE, N.Y. – It is not too late to place a bid online for the items the Pound Ridge Elementary School is auctioning at its biennial fundraiser, taking place at New Canaan’s Waveny House on Saturday from 6:30 to 11 p.m.

Items up for bid include a Martha’s Vineyard vacation package, VIP tickets to Jets and Yankees vs. Red Sox games, VIP concert tickets to One Direction and Taylor Swift, and a sports car driving bonanza with a Ferrari and Lamborghini.

There are also trips to destinations such as Mexico and Florida, sports memorabilia and a round of golf. Add to that, picnics and pizza parties with PRES teachers, a chance to shoot hoops with gym teacher Foley, and class artwork projects influenced by Keith Haring, Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns. To bid online, click here .

Pound Ridge Elementary School will hold another fundraiser, its annual tag sale, in Scotts Corners the weekend of May 4 to 5. Donations for the sale may be dropped off at Tumble Bugs in the Scotts Corner Market complex on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 to 11 a.m. If these times are not convenient for you, contact susanwilco@gmail.com.

The PRES Tag Sale will feature a barbecue of hot dogs, hamburgers, veggie burgers and soft drinks, along with an all-day bake sale. It will take place at Tumble Bugs near the Scotts Corner Market on Saturday and Sunday, May 4 and 5, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.