Buy his gift from us (new bike), add bow.
Wrap gift from little sister (soccer ball) and from grandparents (digital camera (he's gonna flip!) and batteries, books). Wrap gifts from my sister.
Make sure the bomb shelter is clean (the party is in our building's bomb shelter). Put up decorations - balloons, streamers, signs, carpets, blankets over old scuzzy couches.
4. Bring down big garbage cans, basket for gifts
Put favors in loot bags. Consider adding bubbles, too.
Make and shape cake - at least one day before frosting so it can "set"
Prepare cake decorations - blue frosting and yellow and maroon stars - and decorate cake (sorry, to find out what it is you'll have to come back in a few days, it's a surprise)
Make invitation sign for Itai's classroom door and sign for lobby showing where to go Hang signs in lobby.
Buy 40 drink packs, 30 pitot (plural of pita), chocolate spread, hummous, and assorted snacks and candy (bisli, pretzels, marshmellows, potato chips, etc.), water and drinks for adults
Cut and stuff pitot - 40 halves with chocolate spread, 10 with hummous, leave last 10 for emergency replacements). Arrange on trays. - Tuesday afternoon.
Buy paper goods - plates, napkins (including for cake) and birthday sign for bomb shelter door. Get cups from shed..
Get cash to pay magician. Confirm he's coming and any special requirements.
Charge camera batteries, clear memory card.
Whew, I hope that's it, I'm out of numbers!
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