Holiday Fair


The 2016 Holiday Fair will be held on Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00am – 2:00pm.  The NES PTO will be in the cafeteria selling tickets for the Raffle Baskets, yummy treats at the Food & Bake Sale, beautiful evergreen wreaths and 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.

Raffle Baskets 2016

Preschool – All Things Maple
Kindergarten – Chocolate
1st Grade – Lottery Wreath
2nd Grade – O Christmas Tree
3rd Grade – Kozy Up With Your Kindle
4th Grade – Family Movie Night
5th Grade – Furry Friends
6th Grade – Family Fun


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 will have a Raffle Basket Coordinator(s) and these volunteers will 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 will again be offering lunch and some yummy treats at the Holiday Fair this year.  We will be selling coffee, muffins, warm mulled apple cider, soups, hot dogs, popcorn and so much more!


The PTO will be selling classic evergreen wreaths with handmade bows at the Holiday Fair.  These beautiful wreaths are just $20 each and are available with your choice of bow (some options are pictured below and there will be many others to choose from).

red shiny bowred & white bowburg plaid bow

How you can help…

  • Donate an item(s) to your child’s classroom raffle basket
  • Make something yummy to be sold at the Food & Bake Sale (cookies, muffins, soups, chili, etc.)
  • Offer to help for just an hour at the Holiday Fair selling raffle tickets and/or working at the Food & Bake Sale table

The PTO is using (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to help organize the volunteer opportunities at the Holiday Fair.

Please sign up for Holiday Fair!

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on
3. Sign up! Choose your spots – will send you an automated confirmation and reminders.

Note: does not share email addresses with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please email the PTO and you can be signed up manually.

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

Thank you for supporting the NES PTO!