Whittier Experiences

Whittier Experiences


Registration will open on February 24th @ 5pm and will close on March 3rd.

**Movin’ with Mom, Sand Volleyball Party, and Bath Bombs are currently full and have a wait list.

  • Sign up will be online, but you will not pay online at this time.
  • These events are filled on a first come, first served basis.  Please note that anyone that signs up above and beyond the limit will be put on a wait list.
  • Signing up for an event is a commitment to pay for the event, regardless of whether or not you attend.  Often we turn others away due to an event being full, and/or host families purchase supplies and plan based on number of registrants.
  • You will receive an invoice for all of your experiences via PayPal invoicing and/or backpack mail once registration is complete.
  • Payment for all experiences is due by the deadline specified. Any unpaid spots will be released and filled by the next person on the waitlist.
  • Electronic Payment – You will have the option to pay online when you receive your electronic invoice.
  • Check/Cash PaymentIf you chose to pay by check once invoices are sent, please place your check/cash in an envelope labeled “Whittier PTA Experiences” and send it with your student to school or drop it off in the office.
  • Please contact Michelle Rafacz (mdemumbrum@yahoo.com) or Melissa Rausch (melissarausch@sbcglobal.net) if you have questions.
Whittier Spring 2019 Experiences

Whittier Spring 2019 Experiences

Gone to the Dogs (click to expand/collapse) - CLOSED

Do your kids consider their canine companions part of the family? Come join us for a fun and informative session including local pet professionals and pet themed activities. In addition, each child will have a chance to make and decorate a special treat for their favorite four legged friend! Light snack and refreshments will be provided. Maximum 30 students. Donated by the Popielarz family.

Movin' With Mom (click to expand/collapse) - FULL/CLOSED

Join us as we move and shake our way through an evening of mother daughter bonding. We will start with an energetic portion of exercise followed by a yoga session. Please bring a yoga mat, or a towel per person Session instructed by a fellow Whittier mom, Sarah Cleveland! Refreshments will be on hand afterwards for re-fueling. Maximum 15 pairs/families. Hosted by the Pampalone, Manney-Pike, Nutt and Wood Families.

Sand Volleyball Party (click to expand/collapse) - FULL/CLOSED

Who is ready to spike the night away? Join us for a lively evening of fun and revelry at the Downers Sand Club. We will have 2 sand volleyball courts all to ourselves in addition to darts, pool, bags, giant Jenga and more. Drinks will be served to help fuel the fun. Maximum of 40 people. Hosted by the Einck, Freely, Monco, Schuster and Shea families

Whittier Warrior Week (click to expand/collapse)

Calling all Whittier Warriors!!! Are you strong? Are you fast? Are you agile? Let's put you to the test! Whittier Warrior Week is a 4-day boot camp with a different themed workout each day. We will include Crossfit-Style training, HIIT training, and more! Get ready to get sweaty and grow those muscles! Maximum 30 students. Donated by Taylor Sopron and Cindy Maquet.

Cardio Tennis Game Night (click to expand/collapse)

Get your cardio on at the Randall Park tennis courts! All ability levels are welcome. You just need a racquet! Tennis drills will be run by Chris Moreno, and food and beverages will served at the Waszak home across the street. Maximum of 30 people. Hosted by the Waszak, Moreno and Rydin families.

Bath Bombs (click to expand/collapse) - FULL/CLOSED

Bath Bombs have become quite the sensation! Join us in the Humble Organics Workshop (a.k.a. The Ruiz Home) for some bath bomb making fun. Your child will not only learn how to make professional bath bombs they will come home with some to soak in the tub with as well. Maximum 8 students. Hosted by Annemarie & Liliana Ruiz.

Learn 2 Curl (click to expand/collapse)

You've seen it on the Olympics, and now you too can throw some rocks too! Come join us for a 2 hour session where you will learn the basics of curling. We'll start with a short classroom instruction, followed by on ice hands on instruction and finally you will get to play a mini game. Afterwards, join your teammates for broomstacking; the curling tradition of enjoying a drink after a well played match. Maximum of 36 people. Hosted by the Butts, Kuether, Mussatto, Brooks, Vokral, Paulik, and Saegebrecht families

Friendly Flocking (click to expand/collapse)

A flock of pink flamingos is coming to the Whittier neighborhood! Sign up to flock a friend (or yourself!) and a flock of birds will be in their yard for a day! The birds tend to fly away each night to the next location! Sign up here, and you will be contacted after the fundraiser to find out who you are "flocking" Maximum of 20 flockings. Donated by the Rausch family.
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