Holiday Fair

This year’s Holiday Fair will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018…
stayed tuned for more info coming soon!

Here are the winners of the Raffle Baskets from the Holiday Fair 2017…

NES Merchandise – Denis Murphy
Art Supplies (donated by Cameron’s Winery) – Ruth Davidson
Everything Maple – Bonnie Lysiak
Chocolate – Carol Rastallis
Lego – Eric Ballou
Lottery Wreath – Erin Thayer
Family Fun Night – Beth Welcome
Franklin County Foodies – Elizabeth Aekus
Shopping – Willow Glenn
Science – Karen Ozbourne

CONGRATULATIONS to all the winners! THANK YOU to all the NES families that contributed to create these beautiful Raffle Baskets! THANK YOU to the Raffle Basket Coordinators (Andrea Roman, Stacy Bond, April Greene, Missy Kalinowski, Jill Leger, Sarah Rastallis & Sara Ray) for all of your hard work gathering and assembling these AMAZING Baskets! And THANK YOU to everyone who bought raffle tickets…your support is greatly appreciated!!

Pre-K Raffle Basket 2017-Everything Maple

Kindergarten Raffle Basket 2017 – Chocolate

1st Grade Raffle Basket 2017 – Lego







2nd Grade Raffle Basket 2017 – Lottery Wreath

3rd Grade Raffle Basket 2017 – Family Fun Night

4th Grade Raffle Basket 2017-Franklin County Foodies







5th Grade Raffle Basket 2017 – Shopping

6th Grade Raffle Basket 2017 – Science













The 2017 Holiday Fair will be held on Saturday, December 2nd from 9:00am – 2:00pm.  The NES PTO will be in the cafeteria selling tickets for the Raffle Baskets, beautiful evergreen wreaths and poinsettias in addition to NES Merchandise. The NES Scholastic Book Fair will also be set up in the cafeteria. There will be many local crafters and vendors in the gym along with the Northfield Kiwanis huge raffle. The NES PTO Kitchen will be open serving many breakfast & lunch options. Hope to see you there!

Raffle Baskets 2017

Preschool – Everything Maple
Kindergarten – Chocolate
1st Grade – Lego
2nd Grade – Lottery Wreath
3rd Grade – Family Fun Night
4th Grade – Franklin County Foodies
5th Grade – Shopping
6th Grade – Science


Raffle Baskets from previous years…

3rd grade snow day basket 2013

3rd Grade Snow Day Basket 2013

2nd grade creation station basket

2nd Grade Creation Station Basket 2014

5th grade keeping it local basket 2013

5th Grade Keeping It Local Basket 2013









Every year, each grade has a themed basket which is filled with donations from the families of that grade.  These baskets are then raffled off at the annual Holiday Fair.  The proceeds from this raffle will support the activities of the PTO and benefit the children of NES.

kindergarten chocolate basket 2013

Kindergarten Chocolate Basket 2013

Snow Days basket

6th Grade Snow Day Basket 2014

pre-k candyland basket 2013

Preschool Candyland Basket 2013









Each grade has a Raffle Basket Coordinator(s) and these volunteers have the opportunity to decide on a basket theme, oversee the collection of donated items and assemble a beautiful, overflowing raffle basket.  In the past, some basket themes have been Ice Cream Social, Chocolate, Cozy-up and Read, Creation Station, Kids Just Wanna Have Fun, Movie Night, Everything Outdoors, Snow Day, New England Sports, Legos, Relaxation, Gardening, Music, Candyland, Baking & Cooking and Keeping it Local.

1st grade baking basket 2013

1st Grade Baking & Cooking Basket 2013

2nd grade creation station basket 2013

2nd Grade Creation Station Basket 2013

4th grade movie night basket 2013

4th Grade Movie Night Basket 2013









These incredible baskets are always a favorite part of the Holiday Fair every year!!


6th grade books & games basket 2013

6th Grade Books & Games Basket 2013

kindergarten chocolate basket 2014

Kindergarten Chocolate Basket 2014

3rd grade Kids Just Wanna Have Fun basket 2014

3rd Grade Kids Just Wanna Have Fun Basket 2014









Food & Bake Sale

The PTO Kitchen will be open offering a variety breakfast & lunch items and some yummy treats! We will be selling coffee, muffins, breakfast burritos, apple cider, chili, baked potatoes, soups, hot dogs, popcorn and more!

Wreaths & Poinsettias

The PTO will be selling classic evergreen wreaths with a bow at the Holiday Fair for $15 each. There will also be a selection of poinsettias available for purchase.


How you can help…

  • Donate an item(s) to your child’s classroom raffle basket
  • Make something yummy to be sold in the PTO Kitchen (cookies, muffins, etc.)
  • Offer to help for just an hour at the Holiday Fair selling raffle tickets and/or working in the kitchen

Please sign up for Holiday Fair!

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click this link to go to our event page at Sign Up Genius
2. Enter your email address & phone number (this information will be kept confidential)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots – Sign Up Genius will send you an automated confirmation and reminders

Any questions or suggestions, please email OR
contact Cheryl George (call/text 413-522-0576).

Thank you for supporting the NES PTO!