Friday, November 16 | 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Friendsgiving was held Friday, November 16 at Clover Hill Elementary School. Thank you to everyone who contributed to this event!

🍁🍂 Schedule of Events 🍂🍁

Friendsgiving Feast


Variety Show


Craft Fair & Family Photos


Food Drive

Silent Auction (with Class Baskets)


Friendsgiving Feast

**Serving line open from 5pm-6pm, so that guests may all be seated prior to the start of the show**


LARGE: 2 pancakes, two sausage patties, hash brown casserole, fruit & choice of orange juice or STARBUCKS coffee ($10.00 each)

SMALL: 1 pancake, one sausage patty, hash brown casserole, fruit & choice of orange juice or STARBUCKS coffee ($7.00 each)

To purchase tickets, please print this form and send in to school office.

Meal questions? Please contact Rebecca Bebianno-Vaccani

Variety Show

Have you heard about the NEW CHES holiday line up!? Now you don't have to wait until December for our annual silent auction and craft fair--get the jump on your holiday gifting on November 16th at our Friendsgiving extravaganza! In addition to those shopping favorites, we'll be offering an exciting new tradition with "dinner and a show." We'll have a Friendsgiving Feast to enjoy while our students provide the entertainment with a variety show!!

Variety Show questions? Please contact

Family Photos!

Thank you to LRV Photography for the family photos!

Craft Fair questions? Please contact Julie Hallberg

Craft Fair

The Friendsgiving Holiday Market is a perfect place for families to shop and buy unique, specialty gifts from you – our select vendors – while young ones are entertained, and we are striving to create this same joy a little earlier in the year.

Vendor spots are now FULL! Thank you to our 2018 Friendsgiving vendors.

A Pinch of Panache, Art Factory and Party Place, Becky Durfee, Becky's Blooms and Baskets, Big Beard Baits, Bow Fairy, Childtime Learning Center, Cords of Steel, Deborah Inge, Designs by Deja Vaughan, DoTerra, Eco Handmade, From Scratch, Guide Roasting Co., Hand Knits by Karen, Harley's Handcrafts, Jim Waggoner Photography, Jon Weigand Folk Art, Kratzer LLC, Lady Jamz LLC, LulaRoe, Neighborhood Flags, Partylite, Stella and Dot, Tastefully Simple, Young Living Essential Oils

Silent Auction

Thank you to our Silent Auction donors!

ACAC, Breakout Games, Character Works, Culpeper Center, Edible Education, Flying Squirrels, Escape Room RVA, Funny Bone, Graduate Hotel, Hand and Stone, Hit Doctor, Holiday Barn, Lewis Ginter, Linden Row Inn, Lucky Clover, Luray Caverns, Midlo Piano, New Kent Winery, Olio, Peak Experiences, PFG, Reservoir Race, Richmond Ice Zone, Rigby's Jig, School of Rock, Science Museum, VCU Athletics, Virginia Outside, YMCA

Silent Auction questions? Please contact Brooke Butler

Basket Themes

Exceptional Ed

Wright and Adamson: Gardening


  • Faulcon: Disney Mania
  • Fiore: Sports
  • George: Kitchen Gadgets Woohoo
  • Rollins: We All Scream for Ice Cream
  • Sthreshley: Grill Master


  • Dozier: The Spice of Life
  • Loppacker: Family Game Night
  • Patrick: Kitty Lovers
  • Thagard: Warm Your Night
  • White: Chocolate Fever


  • Blake: Kids Party
  • Gibson: Crock Pot Items
  • Hanks: Movie Night
  • Sharp: Baker’s Bundle


  • Johnson: Everything Virginia Tech
  • Koehne: Win Win Win with Lottery Tickets
  • Logan: Festival
  • Reynolds: Out on the Town
  • Tapley: Car Wash

Basket items are due to your classroom by November 9.

If you have questions, contact your class's Room Parent or Rebecca Bebianno-Vaccani


  • Borovatz: A Little Sweet, A Little Salty, A Very Happy Snack
  • Casazza: That’s Italian
  • Edwards: Love is in the Air
  • Honsinger: Dog Lovers
  • Pope-Reyes: Create & Paint
  • Schirmer: Plan the Perfect Breakfast in Bed


  • Cavan: Fast Food
  • Dinelli: From the Stork
  • Dingus: Perk Me Up-Coffee & Tea
  • Harlow: Mother’s Day Surprise
  • Kim: Mom-to-be Worry Free