Schedule of Events
"The Packer Classic"
Thank-you for your sponsorship because of your support we made our goal of $20,000! Hope to see you again next year.
July 15, 2013- 16th Annual A.P.E.F. Golf Event
Place: Austin Country Club
We hope you can join us for a fun and sun-filled day! The entry fee is $100 per golfer if received before July 1st. The fee includes a golf cart, 18 holes of golf, lunch, dinner, a silent auction, a raffle and pin prizes on every hole. Any registration received after July 1st will be charged a late entry fee of $10.00. Lunch will be served at noon with a 1:00 shotgun start. Dinner will be served at 6:00 pm. Non-golfer dinner tickets can be purchased for $25.00.
The golf event is the biggest fundraiser for the Austin Public Education Foundation each year. Money raised at the event enables the foundation to provide all kinds of educational opportunities for students that are not funded through the school district. To date, the foundation has given more than $370,000 to enrich and enhance learning in Austin Public Schools. In the past, the foundation has funded visits from authors and artists, graphing calculators, computers, sports equipment, musical instruments and much more. Students in Austin will benefit from nearly $32,000 in grants funded this year. Please join us on July 16th to make the golf even a continuing success.
The Eberhart Family Poetry Contest
April 16 6pm
Winners of the 2012 Eberhart Family Poetry Contest were announced. At an event held on the date marking Richard Eberhart's 107th birthday, the 21 school finalists read their poems before an audience of about 100 people. The poetry reading event took place in the Eberhart Media Center at Austin High School. The topics of the poems ranged from animals and seasons to cancer and the Holocaust. All student wrote unique poems of their own creation.