AEW Update

Friday, Nov 20, 2015

AEW Mixer

Friday, Nov. 20th, 4:30-7pm

1031 New Hampshire St, Lawrence, KS 66044

Baskets, Tickets, Menus & More

Truity Grand Prizes

At the end of the night all of the tickets are combined for 3 Grand Prize drawings.

Truity Credit Union has donated one $300 Visa gift card and two $100 Visa gift cards.

NOTE: Must be present to win Grand Prizes

Basket Themes

Each LPS sponsors a themed AEW basket for the Silent Auction. Proceeds benefit LEA's scholarship fund for LHS and Free State seniors as well as a $500 scholarship for support staff seeking to further their education.

So far these baskets are being donated by schools. If your school isn't listed here, contact your building rep to find out your school's basket theme. This list is being updated as the Social Committee is notified of basket themes.


  1. Broken Arrow- "Pet World"
  2. Centennial- "Cold Winter Night Treats"
  3. Cordley- "Basket of Sunshine"
  4. Deerfield- "Teaching Takes the Pennant"
  5. ESDC- "Cooking Up a Storm"
  6. Free State HS- "DIY- Do It Yourself (with wine)"
  7. KU Project Search & LMH- "Building a Better Community One Day at a Time"
  8. Langston Hughes- Golf
  9. LHS- "Show ME the Money"
  10. LMCMS- "The Vintage Years" & "The Kid in Us"
  11. New York Elementary- "Toasty & Comfy"
  12. Pinckney- "Gardening is Good for the Soul"
  13. Prairie Park- "Give Teachers the Royal Treatment"
  14. Quail Run- "Teachers are a Gift" (Gift cards, golf lessons worth over $275)
  15. Schwegler- "Take Me Out to the Ball Game"
  16. Sunflower- "Let's Do This" (Gym bag with free gym memberships to Anytime Fitness & Genesis + a class punch card from "CrossFit"
  17. Sunset Hill- "Something Wicked This Way Comes"
  18. SWMS- Free State Brewery Growler & gift certificate

and more are on their way

Business Donations

Truity Credit Union- 2 "coffee baskets"

Genesis- 3 month membership w/ 2 personal trainer visits

Leadership Lawrence Class of 2016- “Living in Lawrence” (Lied Center tickets, Phoenix Gallery gift card, Downtown Lawrence gift card, Massage Envy gift card, lunch for two at Mr Bacon BBQ)

and more are on their way

Silent Auction Tickets

Purchase AEW Silent Auction tickets from your building representative or at the door.

HINT: bring labels or a stamp, if you have one, so you can mark your name quickly and outbid your competitors.

Ticket prices

  • $1 for 1 ticket
  • $5 for 6 tickets
  • $10 for 12 tickets
  • $20 for 25 tickets

**If an LEA member purchases the $20 bundle, they get another 10 tickets free!

**ALL new LEA members will receive 10 free tickets, regardless of purchase, as a thank you for joining/welcome to LEA.

Food & Drinks on Us!

Light appetizers, soft drinks and a cash bar will be available before and during the Silent Auction.

  • Nacho Bar
  • Chicken Flautas w/ Sour Cream
  • Steak & Cilantro Empanadas
  • Cheese & Smoked Tomato Empanadas