Res Reminders - Week of January 17, 2016

Track & Field Tryouts

Track & Field tryouts will be held  January 19 - January 213:30 pm - 5:30 pm.  Attendance at all three days is strongly recommended.  Athletes should meet in the gym.  All athletes should wear gym shoes, comfortable gym clothing, and bring a water bottle. 

In order to tryout, each athlete must be registered by a parent (accounts created using student email addresses will not be valid), and have a current physical on file in the Athletic Office.

Current winter sport athletes interested in trying out for the Track and Field team must contact Mrs. Kikos by January 21 to be eligible.  

Parents Club Restaurant Fundraisers

Support Resurrection while you dine!  Two upcoming restaurant fundraisers will benefit Resurrection College Prep.  Resurrection will receive 15% of sales from Buona Beef in Harwood Heights on Wednesday, January 27 from 10:30 am - 10:00 pm when you present this flyer and 20% of sales from Lou Malnati's Pizzeria  (Park Ridge and Harwood Heights locations) on Tuesday, February 2 from 4:00 - 10:00 pm when you present this flyer.

Wine Glass Painting Party

Join us at the "Vino Valentino" Wine Glass Painting Party on Friday, January 29 from 6:00 to 10:00 pm at Resurrection.  All adults in the community (21 and over) are invited to enjoy an evening of painting, wine and music.  Group instruction will be provided by Lisa O'Reilly, owner of Krafts & Koozies, and Resurrection art teacher Jen Salerno will be assisting with projects while music sets the mood for participants to sip and paint.  Each participant will receive a wine glass to paint, materials, instruction and a drink ticket. A cash bar will offer wine, beer, soft drinks, coffee, cappuccino and hot chocolate.  Participants are welcome to bring their own snacks.

Basket raffles and split-the-pot chances will also be available.  Doors open at 6:00 pm, painting will be from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and the bar will close at 10:00 pm.  Space is limited and reservations are available here or by calling 773.775.6616 Ext 112. The cost is $35 per person.

Charity & Truth Gala

The Charity & Truth Gala will be held on Saturday, February 20 from  6 pm  to 11 pm at Café La Cave in Des Plaines.  

Join us as we celebrate and support the Resurrection College Prep Community and present our Renaissance Award to Sr. Stephanie Blaszczynski, C.R. and our Charity and Truth Award to Dr. Christine Kelly (posthumous).  The evening will feature silent & live auctions, cocktails and dinner, entertainment and dancing.  Tickets are available online and parent and alumnae tables are forming.

Do you have access to tickets for sporting events, autographed memorabilia, a summer home or time share that you could donate to the school?  Donations and sponsorship opportunities are still available.  Please contact Alisa Martorano at or 773.775.6616 Ext 142 if you are able to help us obtain items for our live and silent auctions or event sponsors.
This Week:

Mon, Jan 18 - MLK Day - No School (Main Office Closed)

Tues, Jan 19 - Track & Field tryouts

Tues, Jan 19 - Men's Club Meeting at 7 pm in the Cafe

Next Week:

Mon, Jan 25 - Winter Pep Rally

Wed, Jan 27 - 11:50 Dismissal

Wed, Jan 27 - Buona Beef Fundraiser from 10:30 am to 10 pm

Fri, Jan 29Vino Valentino Wine Glass Painting Party at 6 pm in the Cafe
Looking Forward:

Mon, Feb 1 - Catholic Schools Week begins 

Tues, Feb 2 - Lou Malnati's Fundraiser from 4 pm to 10 pm

Sat, Feb 20
Charity & Truth Gala from 6 pm to 11 pm at Cafe La Cave in Des Plaines


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