This year, it's all about community!
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When & Where
April 14, 2018 | 6 PM
Brookside Lower School - Complimentary Valet service at Brookside drop-off circular drive.
Auction Items
Check the resources below often for updated auction items as new items get added frequently.
Links to items coming soon!
Prepping for the Party
Cocktail Hour:
Come and enjoy signature cocktails & hors d'oeuvres while you mingle with friends and preview the silent auction.
A community seated dining experience amonst friends and soon to be friends will be enjoyed in classrooms and the children's dining hall.
We will happily accept all seating requests!
Apres-Dinner Party:
Gather back in the gym for a moving tribute to Arlyce Seibert, Raffles and a quick live auction before we dance the night away to the Mega 80s!!!
I hear it's not the same Kaleidoscope?
What's Changed
  • Seated dinner with friends in various Brookside Rooms
  • Grade baskets created & inspired by the students
  • Live music
What's The Same
  • Signature cocktails, food and mingling
  • Baskets ranging big to small; there is something for everyone
  • Having a blast with friends and Brookside faculty
Reasons You Might Not Go (and why you'll change your mind)
I Don't Know Anyone
Not all of us are naturally outgoing, master relationship builders. Fortunately, at Kaleidoscope, we don't have to be. The event is designed to make it easier to get to know other parents you can share a bond with over the course of your child's school years. Many of the best friendships Cranbrook parents have made, started right here. Kaleidoscope cultivates
I Don't Know Where The Money Goes
From numerous advances in technology and
innovation opportunities and remodels,
check out how these projects completed in the
last few years have benefited our children:

The Kaleidoscope Team
A 100% Volunteer Effort

Leadership Team Mikki Gardner, Chair; Kelle Illitch, Wendy Batiste-Johnson & Amy Francis, Co-Chairs + the Cranbrook Development Team

Acquisition Team Meggan Tavel, Courtney Wigginton,
Courtney Plotzke & Mary Wiater

Web + PR Team Elise & Jon Bowerman

Notecard Team Alyson Timko

Volunteers + Set Up Team Jessica Ober

Archives Team Cassie Nelson & Amy Spitznagel

Treasurer Carie Hatto

Sponsorship Team Rina Popat with
the support of the Kaleidoscope Team

Basket Team Cassie Nelson & Yun Joung Lee

Classroom Art Projects Christian Vera James

Logistics Team Stacy Forsberg

Memory Book Team Zsa Zsa Cubia

Amazing keeper of all things Anna Spradlin

Our Sponsors
Presenting: $25,000+
The Ilitch Family
The Kouza Family
The Wege Family
Platinum: $15,000
Gretchen and Ethan Davidson
Audi Birmingham
Fred Lavery Company
Rina and Anup Popat
The Hardy Family
Signature Sotheby’s International Realty
Anonymous - In Honor of Arlyce Seibert
Gold: $10,000
Idyll Farms
Mood Events
Silver: $5,000
The Crain Family
Macomb Foot, Ankle & Wound Care
Tom and Alyson Timko
Bronze: $2,500
Ted and Vilma Edginton
Amy and Todd Francis
Plastipak Holdings
The Mall at Partridge Creek
Dr. Michael and Jessica Ober; Dr. Susan Malinowski and Gary Shapiro
Family: $1,000
The Antone Family
Erin and Dom DiMarco
Hilary and Seth Golden
The Kaplan Family
The Lokam Family
Susan and Andrew Muskovitz
Dr. Richard and Hedy Nadjarian
Heath and Julie Norton
Samer and Sandy Obied
Paesano, Akkashian Apkarian, P.C.
Drs. Eric and Martina Richardson
The Rosenberg-Chiriboga Family
Arlyce Seibert
Sharon and Rob Suess
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Stewart
Stacey and Ronny Chiang
Dominik and Maggie Olesky
Paul Wright and Meihsien Be Lee
The Fritz Family