Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Reminder – Friday is our Back to School Picnic (Sept 20, 2013)

Bring your family to Browning’s Back to School Picnic this Friday from 6-8pm (rain or shine).  Don’t forget to bring a dish to pass.

We still need volunteers so follow the link below to sign up!

Don’t miss it!

September & October Events

September 20, 2013

Back to School Picnic

Time: 6-8pm

Location: Browning Elementary

October 25, 2013

Trunk-or-Treat / Pumpkin Patch

Time: 6-8pm

Location: Browning Elementary

October 31, 2013

Balloon Launch

Time: During School Hours (am)

Location: Browning Elementary

Flyers will be sent home with the students containing additional information about these upcoming events.  We look forward to seeing you there!

World’s Fair 2013


Another successful Fun Fair! Approximately $5500 was raised to help fund field trips & other items to supplement the classroom environment. So happy for Mrs. Irvine, Mrs. Misch, and all of the families who won something tonight & everyone who just enjoyed spending time with friends! Browning is truly blessed to have such a wonderful commmunity of families & educators!

Of course, none of it would have been possible without our awesome volunteers (staff, students, alums from FordII & Bemis, parents, siblings, etc!  We couldn’t have done it without you!

Special shout out to the ever amazing Jill de Jesus for her tireless efforts & chairing the event, Bobbi Krezesak & Mary Medley for their efforts & awesome results with Money Raffle, as well as Sue Medina for coordinating the family favorite basket raffles. 

Thanks so much for all you do! 

Proceeds from the Fun Fair help defray the cost of field trips, classroom supplies, and special events for all children at Browning Elementary.  As always, we greatly appreciate your support! 

Browning & Bemis Day at CJ Barrymore’s

Browning & Bemis Day at CJ Barrymore’s

21750 Hall Road, Clinton Township, MI 48038 Phone: 469-2800

Friday, June 14th 10am-2pm

Wristbands     $20 Students (Must be accompanied by a responsible adult)

$10 Adult Chaperones (NOTE: Required to stay on site)

Includes Unlimited Rides*and a Grilled Hot Dog, Chips & Pop

(Food served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.)

*Recommended for kids 8 yrs & older. Age, height, & weight restrictions apply.

Grand Prix Track

Indy Track

Rookie Track

Mini Golf


Bumper Boats

Batting Cages (min 35 mph)

Laser Tag

Rock Climbing


Golf Dome

Euro Bungy

Water Wars

Please submit a check (in lieu of cash) made payable to Browning PTA or Bemis Sounding Board.



Any questions, please contact Michelle Pugh ([email protected] / 566-2450) or Sharon Waller ([email protected] / 566-6495.) Hope to see you there!

6th Grade Graduation

Sixth Grade Class of 2013

“Future Class of 2019”

You are cordially invited to a celebration in honor of the 6th grade class from W. B. Browning Elementary!

Date: Thursday, June 13, 2013

Time: 9:30am – Noon

Place: Browning Elementary Gymnasium

A light reception will immediately follow the ceremony sponsored by the PTA & the 5th grade parents.


Please RSVP by June 7, 2013

Suanne Wyatt – [email protected]

Printable Invitation



Graduation is growing near and we have only heard from a few of you.  To those who did reply, we thank you!!!

However, we are still in need of many items to make this a huge success.

If you are willing to help us out, please let us know ASAP.

We need your responses no later than Thursday, May 30!

We are trying to finalize the food for the reception.

Please remember that next year it will be our children graduating and us sitting back with tears!

Thank you in advance for your help!

Below are the items we still need:

___________              Cookies – please indicate quantity willing to donate

___________              48 packs of small water bottles

___________              Cash Donations (for additional food items, supplies, etc.)

For those that have already committed to donate food or cash, please send to the school by Wednesday, June 12.

If it is a nonperishable item or cash, feel free to send earlier.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at [email protected] or call/text me at 586-719-1302 or Jennifer Antwon @ [email protected].

Thanks so much for your generosity!!

Introducing Your 2013/2014 PTA Parent Leaders!

We have a great group of dedicated & enthusiastic parent leaders in place for the 2013/2014 School Year!   Lots of changes on the horizon…….. 

President - Suanne Wyatt
Vice President - Tina Wyffels 
Secretary - Sue Medina
Treasurer - Karen Pluger
Fundraising  - Brad Glonka & Jennifer Antwon
Events - Jen Sornig

They will assume their responsibilities at the June 11th PTA Meeting!  

Please welcome, congratulate, thank, & support them for accepting the challenge!

Green School

Volunteer Appreciation Week at the Paradise Cafe!

Many thanks to the teachers and staff who provided the wonderful “Paradise Cafe” for Volunteer Appreciation Week (May 20-23rd!)  We greatly appreciate your generosity & partnership!   Working together has always been the key to our students and Browning’s success!

Teaching is a work of heart

Beautify Browning on Earth Day

Green SchoolSpring is in the air! 

Volunteers needed to Beautify Browning on Earth Day!

Monday, April 22nd from 2-4PM

Students & staff will participate from approximately 3-3:30PM

Please bring your shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, etc. to help with the clean-up.  Buck$ for Bloom$ envelopes will come home this week for donations towards landscaping, mulch, flowers, trash bags, etc. 

As always, we greatly appreciate your support! 

Any questions, please email [email protected]

Be the Good

Experience Flavor Tourism at Pei Wei Diner – Wed., Feb. 20th

Experience Flavor Tourism at PEI WEI ASIAN DINER & help support Browning students!

PLEASE JOIN US:  Wednesday, Feb. 20th from 11am – 9pm

 Pei Wei is a purveyor of culture, art and diversity

through the tastes, sights and smells we provide with every dining experience.

To help keep culture, art and diversity alive in our communities,

simply present this invitation to the cashier

and Pei Wei will contribute 20% of your order

(pre-tax, excluding beer/wine) to BROWNING ELEMENTARY PTA!

When:  Anytime Wednesday, Feb. 20th from 11am – 9pm

Where:  Pei Wei Asian Diner

13937 Lakeside Circle

Sterling Heights, MI 48313