Barton FUNdraisers 2020

Ticket Sales are Live Until Midnight on Friday, March 13

*Online Sales Available with Credit Card or Paypal.

*If you prefer to pay with cash or check, please write down the FUNdraiser you are purchasing, # of tickets, and leave the cash or check with Ahlam Yusuf, Office Assistant. Checks should be made out to Barton Fund.

2020 FUNdraisers

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Tickets are donation and pay what you can. Please make a separate donation for each ticket you are purchasing, unless the event specifies tickets as family prices (This is how we will keep track of tickets sold).

Music Merriment Provided by Melodious Barton Bulldog Middles

Location & Date Determined by Ticket Buyer

(Please choose a date from March -December 2020)

Hosted by: Jerri Clark Wagner, Sheila Eldred, Greg Chastain, Molly Cooper

Ticket Value $75

Pay What You Can - $25-$75

5 Tickets Available

Need to boost your next gathering? Do you have a grandparent, loved one, or child who needs some cheering up? Milestone birthday on its way? Sign up for a 15-30 minute segment of music, provided by talented Barton middles on fiddle, cello, traditional violin, and more, accompanied by keyboards and/or accordion.

Let us know the date you are looking for and we will coordinate directly with you.

Kindergarten, First, and Second Grade Family Dance and Dessert

Fri, March 20, 2020 from 6:30pm-8pm

DeLapp Commons at Barton

Ticket Value $30/family

Pay What You Can - $5-$50

Unlimited Tickets Available

Hosted by: Annie Loch, Amy Scheller, Jeff Cords, Willow and Josh Kreibich, Josh Kreibich, Josh Krohn, Vania Bright, Jennifer Cesare Bisek, Allie O’Quigley, Molly Hilkene, Eva & Andy Timmons

K/1/2 families - this FUNdraiser is just for us! Tunes will be spinning from 6:30p to 8:00pm at the 5th annual K-1-2 Dance! Let's rally together to show Barton that their youngest students may seem tiny, but they are mighty big when it comes to school spirit, dancing, and fundraising.

Somali Culture Night

Fri, April 10, 2020 from 6pm-9pm

DeLapp Commons at Barton

Ticket Value $25/family

Pay What You Can - $10-$50/family

Unlimited Tickets Available

Hosted by: Annie Loch and more

We are very excited to celebrate our Somali families during Somali Culture Night. Details coming!!!

Cereal and Cartoons at the Park

Sun, April 19, 2020 from 9am-12pm

at MLK Park

Ticket Value $5/person

Pay What You Can - $5/person or $20/family

80 Tickets Available

Hosted by: The Houghton Family and the Hilkene Family

Join us at MLK Park for a fun morning of cereal, cartoons, and friends. We'll have an abundance of cereal choices (sugar and sugar-free, healthy, gluten-free) along with both dairy and non-dairy milk options. We'll project a collection of classic cartoons while we take it easy on a Sunday morning. Pajama attire welcome.

Dancing Into Community (Women/Girls/Female Identifying Only)

Fri, May 1, 2020 from 6:30pm-7:45pm

at Solomon's Porch

Ticket Value $8

Pay What You Can - $2-$10

25 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Michelle Steffen

Let loose with some aerobic dance from the 80s & 90s to sweat, laugh, and move together. Dancing together can bring transformation and joy and it's fun - let's do it!

Since age 16 I've taught some form of aerobic movement and I'd like to dig out my 80s and 90s aerobics tapes and sweat it out with my Barton community. Kids/adults age 10 and over who identify as female please.

Exploring the Scenic Science of Our National Parks

Sat, May 9, 2020 from 1pm-2pm

at the Irreverent Bookworm

Ticket Value $15/person

Pay What You Can - $15-$25

30 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Diana Saez and Maygen Keller

Co-author of Scenic Science of the National Parks, Maygen Keller, will share her experience traveling through the National Parks and offer ideas on how families can experience the national park system through a scientific lens. Books and book signing will be available.

Argentina BBQ and Cooking Lesson

Sat, May 9, 2020 from 6pm-9pm

Manzoni/Malcolm Residence

Ticket Value $60

Pay What You Can - $40/person or $70/couple

6 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Carla Manzoni & Andrés Malcolm

This event for red meat and wine lovers. There will be a step-by-step demonstration of real Argentine BBQ, including preparation and grilling techniques with Maestro Asador Andrés - including time to enjoy the food we make (and the wine)!

Tie-Dye Playdate at Barton

Fri, May 15, 2020 from 3:30pm-5:30pm

on the Barton Playground

Ticket Value $10/person

Pay What You Can - $10

25 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Sarah Cooper Evans and Nathaniel Evans, the Hippert Family, the Jarman Family, and the Jones Family

Join us at the Barton playground after school where we'll tie-dye Barton shirts, play together, and enjoy some snacks. Shirts will be provided. Please indicate the size of shirt needed in your order!

Kubb Klass

Sat, May 23, 2020 from 1pm-2:30pm

at Fuller Park

Ticket Value $15

Pay What You Can - $5-$20

12 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Jake Freeberg

Kubb is swedish lawn game where the object is to knock over wooden blocks (Kubbs) with wooden batons. Whether you've been playing the game for years, or would like to learn it for the first time, this is your chance to learn more about Kubb.

Jake has played in the US National Kubb Tournament for more than 10 years and has been helping make the City of Lakes Loppet Kubb Tournament happen for nearly as long. He'll talk you through the "official" rules and show you why they say "Kubb unites people and creates peace on Earth." Open to all ages.

Backyard BBQ & A Movie

Sat, May 30, 2020 from 5pm-11pm

at the Houghton's

Ticket Value $30/family`

Pay What You Can - $30 (1 Ticket = 1 Family)

10 Tickets Available

Hosted by: The Houghton Family

Join us for a fun evening of BBQ and a movie. We'll have a backyard style BBQ - vegetarian and meat options will be available - and then watch a family-friendly movie on a screen in our backyard.

Cocktails and A Castle

Sat, August 22, 2020 from 4pm-6pm

at the Krohn Residence

Ticket Value $25/family`

Pay What You Can - $15-$35/family

10 Tickets Available (1 Ticket = 1 Family)

Hosted by: Jessie Krohn, Josh Krohn, Jen Cesare Bisek, John Bisek

Join us in our backyard for some Mocktails (for the kiddos and non-alcohol drinkers), Batch Cocktails (for the alcohol drinking adults), and a slate of snacks. We'll have a Bouncy Castle in our backyard and a chance for kids and adults to connect and enjoy the end of summer. Adults are welcome to bounce, too.

Back to School Cocktail Night

Sun, Sept 19, 2020 from 7pm-11pm

at The Houghton's

Ticket Value $30

Pay What You Can - $20-$30

20 Tickets Available

Hosted by: The Houghtons

You survived the summer and the kids are MPS's problem now. So relax and come enjoy some cocktails in our basement bar - The Naughty Pine. We'll provide the drinks and some light snacks. You find a babysitter for your kids and a safe ride home for yourself.

Spirit of Adventure

Sat, October 24, 2020 from 7pm-10pm

at Sarah and Rick's House

Ticket Value $50

Pay What You Can - $40-60

12 Tickets Available

Hosted by: Sarah Dodge, Rick Olson, Mel Muller, and Erik Randall

Do you enjoy classic cocktails? Are you adventurous and curious about sampling new and surprising flavor combinations? Join us for our 3rd annual “spirited” FUNdraiser where we will showcase 3 classic cocktails (negroni, Sazerac & daiquiri) alongside an exciting variation inspired by Death & Company Modern Classic Cocktails. Come for an evening of appetizers, drinks, and communion with other Barton parents.


Contact: Josh Krohn at, Eli Houghton at, or Donna Arriaga at