12/31/19 @ 9:00 pm - 1/1/20 @ 1:00 am
2020 New Year’s Eve Gala
A New Years Eve Gala benefiting Big Picture Learning Ukiah (at South Valley)
Please join us for a 1920’s themed celebration with the Bay Area’s hottest swing band Steve Lucky and the Rumba Bums feat. Carmen Getit!
Drink Specials, Decadent Deserts, 5 gambling tables, and a chance to win spectacular prizes all night long and a best dressed prize to die for!
Silent auction with generously donated items from local merchants and organizations.
We have proudly partnered with some of our amazing restaurants to offer discounts on your dinner at any one for these fine establishments: Patrona, Oco Time, Ukiah Brewing Company and The Office Restaurant.
We have also partnered with Kidovation Zone for a 15% discount on child care for the evening.
Ticket includes: 3 drink tokens, $15 gambling chips, free champagne toast, NYE party favors and entrance into the hottest event of 2019!
More about the cause:
In an effort to better meet the needs of students who struggle in traditional high school settings we implemented a program, Big Picture Ukiah, which is radically different from models of education previously experienced by our administration, teachers, and students. In this model, students participate in internships in the community on Tuesdays and Thursdays and work in their classrooms on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. The goal of Big Picture Ukiah is that curriculum is “personalized to each student’s interests, talents, and needs” and involves working “with experts in their field of interest [a person at the internship site who works as the student’s mentor while participating in their internship], completing authentic projects and gaining experience and exposure to how their interests intersect with the real world”