WEATHER UPDATE: The 18th Annual Longfellow Auction will go on as planned with doors opening at 6:15 on Saturday evening. If you have volunteered to help set up on Saturday, the delayed set up time is 11am. While you're here you can take a moment to check out the auction catalog and all the amazing stuff that is up for bid this year- now that is worth getting out of the house for!

Please join us Saturday, April 1st at 6:30pm

Hor d'oeuvres | Drinks (cash only) | Live Music | Lots of Great Items to BID ON!

Table Closing Schedule:

7:00, 7:20, 7:40, 8:00, 8:20

Live Auction: 8:40

— This is an Adult's Only Evening —


14 Maine State Pier, Portland

If you can't attend this year's Auction, but would like to support the Longfellow PTO, please consider donating!

The PTO is a registered non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. If needed please contact the PTO Treasurer, Susan Cromwell, for a receipt.

— Donations —

Our Donations Committee is hard at work contacting local businesses and securing donations so we have plenty of amazing items to bid on. We hope to have all of our items submitted by March 17th. If you would like to donate to the auction or have a connection to a company that would like to donate, please contact Scott Segal or click here to obtain a copy of our donations letter donations letter and mail in donation form.

— Corporate Donations —

Do you have a local business, or know of a local business, that would like to support the auction? Corporate Sponsors support our school with a direct donation. They are recognized with an ad in our paper and digital catalogs, their logo displayed at the auction, and recognition on our new auction website. High level donors are featured on our promotional materials. If you have a business that would like to support our auction please contact Jessica Marino for more information.

Auction Chair: Kari Rasheed

Solicitations: Scott Segal

Database Management: Tim Walsh

Corporate Donations: Jessica Marino

Baskets: Debra Flynn

Decorations: Suzannah Wood & Cara Colgan

Graphic Design: Megan Wolff

Classroom Art Projects: Jess Teesdale & Kari Radasch

Food: Sadie Sirois & Dominique Blackburn

Teacher Specials: Liz Meahl

For more information contact Kari:

About the Longfellow PTO

The mission of the Longfellow School Parent Teacher Organization is to provide enhanced educational opportunities for our students through fundraising and organizing activities involving cultural enrichment, science, literacy, nature and the arts, and to encourage community and shared experiences with the families and neighborhoods that surround our school.