Do you want to play a party and use the party picks you daughter gave you last Christmas? Maybe you have had a difficult year and now it is almost summer vacation. It is the perfect time to get the school staff together for a small gathering.
The first thing you will need to do is to find the place to hold the party. Are you going to use your home or find another place? If you are going to have dinner, you might consider a restaurant. Often they have special rooms at no extra charge just for this kind of occasions. Maybe you will want to cook the dinner yourself or try a potluck. There are lots of decisions to make to get this party on the road. After you choose the location, you are ready to start the planning.
A theme can sometimes be helpful to get the party plans rolling. Consider something to do with vacations and the end of the school year. Decorations will be built around this theme and add some flair to the party plans. Keep it simple and the cost down. If you make it complicated, you will be tired before the celebration begins. Have a budget and stick to it. It can be tempting to overspend, but it is not necessary.
Food is always important and can make the difference in how the party goes. Everyone loves to relax and enjoy some light snacks and drinks. Little picks can be used to make small fruit kabobs. People love them and they can be made ahead. Use party picks in the cheese plate and they will make it look very festive. A vegetable plate is always popular. Your imagination is the limit. Your guest will appreciate what ever you do.
Planning a party can be the perfect way to end the school year. Maybe you will want to make it an annual affair. Enjoy the evening and the vacation, because before you know it, school will be starting again.