Crestwood Cricket

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* * * SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS * * *

The Crestwood Auction is finally here!


Bid on items in the Silent Auction! Bidding opens Friday, April 30, at noon and closes Sunday, May 9, at 10:00 pm.

  • Place your bids at https://www.32auctions.com/Caper2021

  • Chock full of generous donations from our creative community, gift certificates, summer camp sessions, yummy treats, and amazing experiences with some famous faces of Crestwood!

  • Questions? Email vicepresident@crestwoodcapt.us

Teacher Appreciation Week!


Teachers are making a tremendous difference in students’ lives each day. Please join us in celebrating our amazing educators next week with a special shout out of appreciation. Get creative and celebrate your child’s teacher today!


  • Donate to CAPT to support Teacher Gifts all week, donate through the DONATE page of the CAPT website or Venmo (Crestwood CAPT)

  • Share a special teacher Shout Out online at mmsd.org/shoutout. (Imagine how loved your teacher will feel!)

  • Send Virtual Flowers - Have your child provide a virtual breath of fresh air by drawing, painting or taking a picture of some flowers and emailing it to their teacher.

  • DIY Teacher Appreciation Collage/Card/Video - Create a virtual card or video from your child or collaborate and collect photos/videos from all the students in their class.

  • Celebrate on Social - Send a big Thank You to an important teacher in your life on Facebook or Instagram by tagging your teacher’s school, for example, @huegel.eagles and using the hashtag #MMSDFamily


Here are some free tools you can use:

Crestwood Caper coming May 12-13

Participate in the Caper Talent Show


We are still taking submissions! Submit a photo or video to the Cricket Talent Show. We are looking for ALL kinds of talent, so show off a “slice” of what you’ve got!

Large or small, cheesy or even a little bit extra! Do you love to sing, dance, play an instrument, or do gymnastics? Upload a video! Are you a comedian, magician, or actor? Show us your stuff! Do you love to draw, paint, color, or sew? Do you enjoy sinking your hands into clay, baking delicious treats in the kitchen, or building masterpieces with Legos? Take a picture of your creation! Make sure to include your name and grade on your video or work of art.

Link for submissions: https://flipgrid.com/grainger4573. The link will remain open for submissions until Friday, May 7. The Talent show will be aired on May 13.

Order Pizza from Papa Murphy's


It's a Pizza Party! Place an order with Papa Murphy’s May 12th-13th.
15% of the proceeds from sales on these dates will support CAPT.

Participating location: 1005 N Gammon Road, Middleton

Use the code CHARITY when ordering!


A big Thank You to Papa Murphy’s for their help fundraising, and the generous donation of extra pizzas!


Questions: Erin Zetes (erjo80@gmail.com) or Stefany Grainger (stefany.grainger@gmail.com)



Thank You!


Thank you to all the families that donated to the Classroom Baskets for the Silent Auction! There was a tremendous outpouring of generosity for each grade and we truly appreciate it!


To see all the goodies, visit:
https://www.32auctions.com/Caper2021.