ASA Meetings & Events 2022/23

Updated Autumn 2022: The ASA is looking forward to resuming our fundraising events, keeping in line with any latest government guidelines, and responding accordingly to any updates in regulations at the time of scheduled events.

ASA General Meetings
Every parent and staff member of Ashlyns School is an ASA member; all are welcome to attend our meetings and support is always welcomed. Come and find out more about what we do, suggest new ways to fundraise for our students and to share your experience and expertise. If you can’t make a meeting but want to get involved, no matter how much or little, please sign up to our ASA email list for regular updates and agendas to choose how and where you could be part of a team, leading an event or contribute a bit of time to help.

AGM  Wednesday 2nd November at 7pm – Boardroom at Ashlyns School
Followed by a General Meeting at 7.30pm

Further dates to be announced – lookout for updates via our Facebook page and the school e-Bulletin.

Events:

Woods of Berkhamsted receipts are still being accepted, so please save these and submit to the ASA via the school office (in envelopes marked ASA Woods Receipts)

WELCOME EVENT – parents and carers of Years 7, 8 and 9
An open invitation from the ASA to our parents of these year groups who missed out on social events at school due to the pandemic, and a chance to meet other parents in their year groups.

HALLOWEEN PARTY – Years 7 & 8 – Wednesday 19th October 2022
A great ice-breaker for our new year 7s and 8s, a chance to dress up and have fun. Further details will be announced via the e-bulletin and our Facebook pages.

ASHLYNS CRAFT FAIR – Sunday 20th November 2022
One of the biggest and best Craft Fairs around, with around 70 stalls of handmade goods, across 3 halls, with free parking. The Cafe serves hot and cold food and refreshments all day. This event supports our local small businesses of designer-makers and food producers, and is perfectly timed for early Christmas shopping, all under one roof.

BERKHAMSTED FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS – Sunday 27th November 2022
Visit our popular stall at this annual community event on Berkhamsted High Street.

CYCLOCROSS EVENT – Sunday 4th December TBC

SANTA SLEIGH – December 2022 – organised by Berkhamsted Rotary Club
Look out for details on how to volunteer and help this amazing local fundraiser whilst helping raise funds for our school

CHRISTMAS CAROL CONCERT – Sunday 11th December, Ashlyns Chapel
Celebrate the season enjoying wonderful carols in our beautiful chapel, followed by mulled wine and mince pies!

CHRISTMAS HAMPERS – draw date 19th Dec
Look out for details to be in with a chance to win a gorgeous hamper full of goodies in one of our popular annual fundraisers.

QUIZ NIGHT – Spring Term 2023
Details to be announced

ASHLYNS FESTIVAL – 14th & 15th July 2023
Details to be announced

If you have any ideas for a fundraising event, please contact the ASA – we’d love to hear from you.

Please follow our ASA Facebook for latest news and updates: https://www.facebook.com/groups/191081314278066/

Please email us at asa@ashlyns.herts.sch.uk if you are able to help with any of our events – we need teams to lead on events (with our full support) or offer an hour or two to assist.