Events

We have numerous events throughout the year, designed to engage the collective Open School family and also raise money at the same time. Friends of the Open School is responsible for organizing the fundraising efforts at the Open School. 

We hope you will participate in all of our events as a volunteer, organizer or attendee and we look forward to your support and enthusiasm.

Events

You can use the menu to the left to learn more about each of Open School's regular events.

Detailed descriptions for the following events are being written and will be available soon:

  • Back to School Night
  • Book Fair
  • Bowling
  • Concerts - Winter and Spring
  • Earth Day
  • Open School Day
  • Read-A-Thon
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Act Now to Support Open's Fall Family Festival! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 17 (last updated Oct 17)

Please act now to support our Fall Family Festival.  You can help in so many ways: 

Fall Family Festival - All Hands on Deck! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 10 (last updated Oct 10)

The Fall Festival planning is in full swing and it is time to lend a hand. Many volunteer opportunities are available and very much needed for this very special day.

ISO Little Ghouls for the Haunted House! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 10 (last updated Oct 10)

The Haunted House at the Fall Family Festival has roles available for kids! We are looking for everything from groaning background fiends to verbose tour guides. The actors rotate in shifts, so this is a great chance for Open kids to be involved, while still having time to run around at the FFF. There are also a few spots for adults, so come join us!

Sponsor & Buy Tickets for the Fall Family Festival (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Oct 3 (last updated Oct 3)

Open's Fall Family Festival is on Saturday, October 26th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Not to be missed, the festival is the most anticipated Fall carnival in our local area. 

Thank You for the Campout! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Sep 26 (last updated Sep 26)

This past weekend’s Campout was a true success with over 600 members of our Open family, lots of food, a ton of laughs, flashing lights everywhere and just an overall good time.

Thank You for a Magical Readathon! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 14 (last updated Mar 14)

Open School's 2019 Readathon was a magical experience!  All Houses of the Open School of Reading and Wizardry competed with great honor and integrity in this year's Readathon!  

Readathon News: Slytherin Wins The House Cup! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Mar 7 (last updated Mar 7)

The 2019 Readathon House Cup goes to Slytherin, who maintained their lead from last week. Fantastic work, team!

Open School Congratulated by the Ministry of Reading Magic!

Congratulations are in order for the tremendous efforts made in all four Houses. You’ve made the Ministry of Reading Magic proud. 

Thank You for a Fun Movie & Pizza Night! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 14 (last updated Nov 14)

Thank you to everyone who came out last Friday for a fun and successful Movie & Pizza Night!

The Open School Fall Book Fair is Here! (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on Nov 1 (last updated Nov 8)

The Fall Book Fair kicked off in the Library after school today and will run throughout Conference Week until Friday, November 16th.  Stop by the Open School Library to pick up books for your family, friends, your child’s cluster, or the Open Library collection.

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Sat 10/26 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Fri 11/15 (All day)
Wed 12/18 (All day)

Two Days ~ Two Locations ~ Any Time between 11am-10pm!
California Pizza Kitchen Marina Del Ray: 13345 Fiji Way (Near Lincoln Blvd.)
California Pizza Kitchen Culver City: 10704 Venice Blvd. (southwest corner of Venice & Overland)

Wed 1/15 11:00 am to Thu 1/16 10:00 pm