G. W. Carver Elementary and G.W. Carver Middle schools will host their 35th annual “Friends of Carver” Casino Night Cocktail and Silent Auction on Friday, Apr. 23, from 7 to 11 p.m., at the Coral Gables Woman’s Club, 1001 E. Ponce de Leon Blvd. in Coral Gables.
The cost is $40 per person and includes hors d’oeuvres, beer/wine, and some gambling chips. Additional casino chips can be purchased at the event. To RSVP, purchase tickets or for additional information, contact chair Alba Biondi at 305-323-2595 or by email at < firstname.lastname@example.org >.
Guests will play popular casino games such as Blackjack, Roulette, and Craps. The top casino winners will receive prizes. While taking a break from the tables, attendees can partake in appetizers and hors d’oeuvres, and bid on a variety of fabulous auction items. Auction items include a four-day cruise to the Caribbean, restaurant certificates, hotel accommodations, entertainment tickets and much more.
The event is sponsored by the Parent Teacher Associations at G.W. Carver Elementary School and G.W. Carver Middle School. Proceeds will go towards the purchase of a new sound system for the G.W. Carver Auditorium, shared by both schools. G.W. Carver Elementary School, with students currently enrolled in grades K-5, is located at 238 Grand Ave. in Coral Gables. Little Carver, as it is fondly known, offers a Pre-International Baccalaureate/Foreign Language Program for Spanish and Italian.
For information, visit online at < http://littlecarver.dadeschools.net//lcarver08 >. G.W. Carver Middle School is a U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, an “A” school, and is the No. 1 ranked middle school in the state of Florida. Amagnet school for international education and advanced academics, G.W. Carver Middle School is the only public middle school recognized by the French, German and Spanish governments and accredited by France and Spain. All students at G.W. Carver Middle School study French, German, Spanish or Italian and their respective cultures at an advanced or honors level. G.W. Carver Middle, is located at 4901 Lincoln Dr. in Miami.
For more information, visit online at < http://carver.dade.k12.fl.us >.