10/12/21 Weekly Email


Pierce Tavern Dine Out – Please join us for our monthly dine-out next Tuesday, October 19th at Pierce Tavern! Dine in or take-out from 5-9pm at Pierce Tavern and 10% of your check will go back to our school! 

Minted Holiday Cards – Getting ready to send your holiday cards? Once again this year, Pierce Downer is partnered with Minted! Simply use our unique code FUNDRAISEPIERCE at checkout and we’ll receive 15% of the proceeds from your purchase – you’ll also get 20% OFF your order. It’s that easy! Click here for more information and Shop at

Holiday Wreath Sale  – For the first time, PD PTA is offering Holiday Wreaths!  Each wreath is handmade of balsam fir in Giles, WI.  We are offering two sizes of wreaths, 20” and 26” and they are adorned with a red velvet bow and three pine cones (click here for pictures). These fresh wreaths have a 6-8 week life expectancy. The 20” wreath is $25 and the 26” wreath is $35. Wreaths will be delivered to school the week of Thanksgiving. If you are unable to pick up your wreath, we also offer delivery for $10. Our sale starts NOW and ends on Monday, November 1st and orders can be placed on MemberHub. Please contact Vikki Jacknow with any questions at:

DGN Homecoming Parade – The DGN homecoming parade is scheduled for Friday, October 22nd at 3:15pm SHARP. If your family would like to walk in the parade to represent Pierce Downer, please meet at Herrick at 3pm so we can walk together to the Prince Street DGN parking lot to assemble our group for the parade. We ask that families wear DGN colors (purple and white) and bring individually wrapped candy to toss to the parade viewers. All children in grades 3 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult to participate in the parade.

Save the Dates –
10/19 – Pierce Tavern Dine Out
10/22 – DGN Homecoming Parade
10/22 – No School
11/1 – PTA Holiday Wreath Sale Close
For more information on school or PTA activities please visit the school web site or PTA website. Also please subscribe to the PTA calendar. For even more information on community events and activities please check out the District’s e-fliers page.