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February 8, 2014

The 8th Annual St. Francis School Auction - Bid 4 The Kids!

We are pleased and proud to announce our cuisine for Bid 4 the Kids will be provided by Catering DSM. Their food is both artfully flavorful and aesthetically beautiful, and we cannot wait to share their menu at our event. Catering DSM offers a full range of catering services and cuisine. They are the sister company of Dos Rios and Big City Burger and Greens, and are also the sole caterer for the Temple for Performing Arts. With endless menu possibilities and partnerships with multiple venues, Catering DSM can do it all – intimate wedding receptions to corporate events to tailgate parties. They are conveniently located on the ground floor in Capital Square. Their experienced manager and head executive chef will be on site for this special event to ensure its success. Catering DSM enjoys supporting various charities through culinary contributions and working benefit functions. They are a generous supporter and business partner of Bid 4 the Kids 2014.

Catering DSM

Cocktail hour with Passed Appetizers

Thai Chicken in a Wonton

Big City Burger Sliders with Cheddar, Pickle and House Steak Sauce

Italian Dagwood Sliders


Iceberg Baby Wedge, Tomato, Red Onion, Cucumber, Feta, Spiced
Pumpkin Seeds & Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette

Garlic Asiago Rolls

Plated Dinner Entree

Savory Layered Pasta with Seared Seasoned Chicken Breast, Ricotta
Parmesan Mozzarella Cheeses with Ariabatta & Asiago Sauces over
Roasted Vegetables


Cheesecakes and Assorted Scrumptious Morsels

Bars serving wine, beer, soda and water are located in the cafeteria,
music room, and gym.

Get your dancing shoes ready, because once the Live Auction comes to an exciting close, Throwing Toast takes the stage! We are delighted to welcome back Throwing Toast, a cover band who graced our stage in 2012. They are generous St. Francis supporters and have performed at the SFA Barn Party, and Pergola Parties. Throwing Toast is a well-known cover band in the Des Moines/Central Iowa area. Covers range from 60s, 70, 80s, 90s, 2000s. Gigs include high-profile festival-type events such as Clive after Five, Urbandale Friday Fest, Music in the Junction, and others. Check out their facebook page at for more details and access to a few original and cover tracks.

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