Calendar & Events

 

Upcoming 2023-2024 Events

 

Canty Family Dance

Friday, 3/15/24 @ 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Canty Gold Gala is coming! We're ready to celebrate spring, come join us!


The price includes a decorated & catered full dinner including beverages & dessert, a DJ and dancing, photo booth. We also have some great raffles planned; every paid guest will receive 1 complimentary ticket. Extra raffle tickets will be for sale at the event, $2 each or $3/5.


All Canty students and their families are invited, including siblings. Maximum of 2 adults per family. Pricing in the pic includes up to 7 people; please contact us if you have more people in your family.


Permission slips & payment are due by Monday, March 11th. Cash or checks accepted.....exact change only, made out to Friends of Canty. No refunds due to items being ordered for the events.


Please email your questions to info@FriendsOfCanty.org

 

Flower Fundraiser Sale

Thursday, 2/22/14  to Tuesday, 4/2/24

Spring is coming and so are the flowers!

We are having a flower sale in partnership with Roden's Elegant Gardens and are selling hanging baskets and planters. All orders are due on Tuesday, April 2nd.

This will be our biggest fundraiser of the year and each student is highly encouraged to sell. To sweeten the pot, we have the following prizes for students:




Once students have fill up their order form, please turn it in asap and request another from the teacher or the office.


Please email your questions to vp@FriendsOfCanty.org

 

Scholastic BOGO Bookfair

April 15-19, 2024

Our spring book fair is a buy one, get one free!

Students who win the $50 Scholastic Dollars gift certificate during the flower fundraiser can spend their g.c. here. It'll be like getting $100!!


Stay tuned, for more information!

 

3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade Dance

Friday, 4/19/24 @ 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Save the date; details will be sent home in mid-March!

 

Kona Ice TRUCKS Fundraiser

Tuesday,  5/28 @ 2:30-4:30 p.m. 

in the Paris Ave. Parking Lot


That's right, again we will have  TWO trucks! We're really thankful for this because it helps us all get our treats faster.


They take cash, credit card, and Apple Pay. Choose your cup size, then choose & DIY your flavor.


All funds raised will go towards the end of the year block party fund. Email info@friendsofcanty.org if you have questions.

 

Past 2023-2024 Events

 

Chow for Canty - Luke's on Harlem

Tuesday, 02/20/24 @ 4:00 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Lou Malnati's is joining our Chow Train!


Visit the location at 7125 W. Gunnison St. and dine in or get carry out (mention Canty) and they will give 15% of your sale back us for our Block Party fund.


Send your questions to info@friendsofcanty.org.

 

Middle School Winter Formal Dance

Thursday, 02/8/24 @ 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Students are welcome to dress formally, or if they prefer, come in jeans and a nice shirt....they choose, we just want them there!


$30 price includes 1 raffle ticket, a full catered dinner (salad, entree, sides, bread), beverages, dessert, dj & dancing, photo booth, and decorations. FUN! Additional raffle tickets are $2 each or 3/$5. All raffles are valued at $100 or more!!


TICKET SALES EXTENDED TO TUES. 2/6....cash or check (made out to Friends of Canty). EXACT CHANGE ONLY.

 

Chow for Canty - TAS Eatery

Wednesday AND Thursday

02/07 & 02/08 @ 3:00 p.m. - 9 p.m.

We're Chow partners again this year with TAS Eatery!


Taste and See (TAS) is not only giving back to Canty again this year, they're giving back FOR TWO DAYS! Dine in or take out & mention Canty and they will give 15% back to us for our Canty Block Party fund.


See their menu here:  https://www.taseatery.com


Email info@friendsofcanty.org with any questions.

 

Chow for Canty - Luke's on Harlem

Tuesday, 01/12/24 @ 10:30 a.m. - 1 a.m.

Luke's on Harlem has agreed to partner with us again in a Chow for Canty!


Visit the location at 3130 N. Harlem and dine in or get carry out (mention Canty) and they will give 20% of your sale back us for our Block Party fund.


Send your questions to info@friendsofcanty.org.

 

Middle School Halloween Party

Monday,  10/30/23 

We're finalizing things and will get the info to you soon, so save the date!

 

Canty Trunk or Treat

Wednesday10/25/23 @ 6:00 - 8:30 p.m.

No tricks, all fun!  We're shutting down the block so Canty students & siblings can trunk or treat from 6 - 7, then from 7 - 8:30 we'll have a family movie in the field. Bring blankets or chairs for the movie. All children 17 and younger MUST be with an adult at all times.


We will have 2 food trucks  (That's Fire Catering and Tacos Los Jarochitos) on site to purchase dinner & drinks. Menus will be posted soon.


We need volunteers for the trunk or treat! If you'd be willing to decorate your trunk & pass out candy, please sign up here: tinyurl.com/CantyHalloween23.


Chow for Canty - Los Azares

Tuesday, 10/10/23 @11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Los Azares has generously agreed to give back to Canty!


Visit the Nagle location and dine in, get carry out, or delivery and they will give 20% of your sale back us for our Block Party fund.




Send your questions to info@friendsofcanty.org.

 

Chicago Fire F.C. Fundraiser

Saturday,  10/07/23 @ 7:30 p.m.

LET'S. GO. TEAM!!


If you buy tickets for the Chicago Fire Football Club match, they will generously give a portion of your sale back to Friends of Canty to use for our school. 


Purchase tickets here.

 

Taffy Apple Fundraiser

09/27/23 to 10/10/23

We're partnering again with Affy Tapple for scrumptious fall treats!


Taffy apples & chocolate covered pretzels can be ordered only until October 10th. Our order will be placed on 10/11; delivery will be either 10/16 or 17 based on when the company sets our pick up.  We will email all who order with pick up the date and time.


Order yours today! Email info@friendsofcanty.org with any questions.

 

Back to School Family Movie Night

Friday,  9/25/23 @ 7 p.m.

Save the date...more info to come! Admission is free...food, drinks & snacks will be available for purchase. More info & order forms will be sent home on Monday, 8/21.


There will be 15 VIP boxes available to reserve....perks are reserved seating within the front 3 rows, a bamboo mat to borrow & relax on, and special drinks and treats! VIP boxes are $15 each; you can reserve them with your food order. They are first come, first served.

 

Kona Ice TruckS Fundraiser

Tuesday,  9/5/23 @ 2:30-4:30 p.m.

That's right, truckS! We will have  TWO Kona Ice trucks again. We're thankful for this; it really helped move the line faster.


They take cash, credit card, and Apple Pay. Choose your cup size, then choose your flavor.


All funds raised will go towards the end of the year block party fund. Email info@friendsofcanty.org if you have questions.

 

Pop Up Bookfair

Wednesday,  8/30/23 @ 4:30-7:30 p.m.

When you go to Curriculum Night from 5-7 p.m., make sure to stop by the pop up Scholastic Bookfair outside the cafeteria from 4:30-7:30 p.m.


Flyers will be sent home with students soon!

 

Supply Drop Off & Popsicle Party

Thursday, 8/17/23 @ 1 p.m.

Make your first day of school easier & drop off your students supplies before school starts!




Contact the school office for info regarding any meetings, supplies, or teacher/homeroom assignments.


Contact info@friendsofcanty.org for info regarding popsicles.