Auction Highlights

Leader of the SHHS Band with our New Superintendent

Join our new Superintendent and lead Pennsylvania’s largest high school marching band down State Street in Media’s Veteran’s Day Parade, followed by lunch with the new Superintendent at a local restaurant of your choice! Starting bid: $300

Expertly Crafted Adirondack Chair

Back by po pular demand! Hand built by our very own Strath Haven High School students, this solid poplar beauty provides a perfect place to unwind! Made by: Carl Landholm, Will Carey, and Jon Kadoch. Starting bid: $175

Expertly Crafted Adirondack Rocker

A new Wood Tech 2 offering! Hand-built by our very own Strath Haven High School students, this oak rocker blends comfort, craftsmanship and art. Made By: Jeremy Baker, Alec D’Angelo, Anthony Foglio, Tony Liu, Jason Marmorstein, James Matika, and Tim Vitello. Starting bid: $250

Beautiful Cutting Boards Courtesy of Wood Tech 2

Gorgeous cutting boards blend artistic form with function. These hand-made wood masterpieces will add warmth to your kitchen and style to your table. Starting bid: $25-$50; varies

Thank you to Mr. Brown and his skilled Wood Tech students.

All Seasons Sports Pass

Show your Panther Pride with this win! Admission to all athletic events for the 2016-2017 year – football, basketball, soccer, this list goes on and on. Includes parking for all home football games. Go Haven! Starting bid: $175

Copples Lane Parking Pass

A convenient asset for your young driver! One spot in the most coveted lot for a Junior with approved license, registration and insurance. Starting bid: $250

5th Grade VIP Tour of Middle School with Mr. King

How cool would it be to have SHMS Principal Mr. King arrive at your elementary school and personally escort you to the middle school for a morning full of fun and excitement! That’s what can happen for your child and up to four of his or her friends. Please note: that by bidding on this package/service, you are granting permission for Mr. King to transport your son or daughter to and from the middle school. Arranged for a mutually agreed upon Friday in May. Starting bid: $250

Principal for the Day – NPE

Be the “Principal for the Day” which could include making daily announcements, introducing yourself as Principal, visiting classrooms and speaking to teachers. As part of the day, the student will be able to eat with Principal Heinle along with two of his or her classmates. Starting bid: $200

Principal for the Day – SRS

Ever wanted to step into the shoes of Dr. Tuck and be the leader of this wonderful school? This is your chance! One lucky child will be Principal for a Day and experience Swarthmore Rutledge School from a vantage point that few individuals ever do. Starting bid: $200

Lunch with Dr. Tuck – Principal of SRS!

Tired of the same old cafeteria scene? Take your lunch-time-socializing to a new level when you and three (3) friends of your choosing have lunch with Dr. Tuck! Starting bid: $175

Principal for the Day – WES

Help make the morning and afternoon announcements, eat lunch in the Principal’s office, visit classrooms, and generally assume the role… it’s all in a day’s work for the Wallingford Elementary School Principal. Give your child at WES this memorable experience that they will cherish for a lifetime. Starting bid: $200

High End Catering with By Request Inc.

Generously donated by our WES faculty, this By Request Inc. gift certificate will make you shine as a host! Use this $370 catering gift certificate to throw a party, host a dinner, or entertain your guests! For over ten years, By Request, Inc., owned and operated by Deb Sloman, has offered unique, personalized catering for Swarthmore College and private parties throughout Delaware County and the Main Line. Starting bid: $370

Breakfast of Champions with the 5th Grade Teachers at SRS

On May 26th, your fifth grader and up to 11 of his or her friends will enjoy made-to-order waffles, fresh fruit, juice, and hot chocolate prepared by the fifth grade teachers! Starting bid: $100

Pizza and Ice Cream with the 4th Grade Teachers at SRS

Renato’s pizza lunch with the SRS 4th grade teachers for one student and two or three of his friends, with pizza toppings chosen by children. Pizzas will be served with iced tea or lemonade, crunchy snacks, and freshly-scooped Baskin-Robbins ice cream for dessert (flavors selected by the winning student and friends). Arranged for a mutually agreed upon spring date. Starting bid: $75

Pizza and Ice Cream with the 3rd Grade Teachers at SRS

Renato’s pizza lunch with the SRS 3rd grade teachers for one student and two or three friends, with pizza toppings chosen by children. Pizzas will be served with lemonade or iced tea, crunchy snacks, and freshly-scooped Baskin-Robbins ice cream for dessert (flavors selected by the winning student and friends). Arranged for a mutually agreed upon spring date. Starting bid: $75

“Snuggle Up With a Good Book” Basket

Donated by our First Grade faculty at SRS, this basket is filled with a variety of hand-selected books chosen by each first grade teacher, a cozy fleece blanket, hot cocoa and mugs. A perfect addition to your bedtime routine or gift for your beginning reader! Starting bid: $50

The Pencil Box Gift Basket

Donated by SRS’s very own Kimberly Aronovitz, this lovingly-packaged gift basket will replenish those mid-year school supplies! Carefully selected from the school store, Mrs. Aronovitz made sure to include a broad selection of school necessities. Surprise your student with a thoughtful Basket made just for him or her! Starting bid: $30

March M-add-ness with Dr. Hopkins at SRS

Powers of two are better than one! Whether you make it to the elite eight or the sweet sixteen, this afternoon of math logic games will be one you’ll never four-get! One student and a small group of their friends will select games from the SRS Math Resource Closet to play after-school with Dr. Hopkins. Participants will enjoy popcorn and a bottle of water. Make your bid for exponential glory today! To take place between 4:00-5:00 pm on a mutually arranged afternoon. Games include: Blokus, Brick-by-Brick, Chocolate Fix, Gravity Maze, Mindware Square Up, Robot Turtles, Rush Hour, Rush Hour Jr., Shift, SET, SET Jr., ShapeOmetry, Square-by-Square, Swish, Swish Jr., TipOver. Starting bid: $60

Adorable Ornament by Knit4U

This sweet ornament is a handcrafted miniature red sweater, adroitly knitted by Kimberly Aronovitz. Suitable for your tree or a knob as a little reminder of the holiday season the whole year through! Starting bid: $25

College Counseling with Swarthmore College’s Dean of Admissions, Jim Bock

Vice President and Dean of Admissions at Swarthmore College, Jim Bock has offered two hours of private counseling for your high school aged child. This direct access to an admissions professional at a prestigious college is a priceless opportunity for you and your high school student. Counseling to occur at a mutually convenient time. Expires May 2017. Starting bid: $100

Professional College Essay Coaching with Emily Farrell

Emily Farrell has 42 years of experience successfully helping high school students write their college essays. Now she offers her unique skills to your child, donating a two-hour session on Writing the College Essay. Emily will meet with the student at Starbucks for an hour and the rest of the time is online for some editing and conversation about the work. College admission has never been more competitive! Here is your opportunity to give your child professional assistance in the process. Starting bid: $100

Two (2) Hours College Application Consulting with Oonie Lynch

Parents of sophomores or juniors: if you are seeking advice about college applications, bid on the opportunity to consult with Oonie Lynch, who brings over 15 years of selective planning, investigating colleges and/or majors and programs, or essay and application guidance. College admission has never been more competitive. Here is your opportunity to give your child professional assistance in the process. Starting bid: $100

One Week of Summer Camp at The Creative Living Room

Courtesy of our friends at  The Creative Living Room, your child will have a blast as she or he makes new friends and has a Ton of Fun in a summer camp at TCLR. Choose from a variety of creatively-themed half-day camps – all designed to speak to the creative heart of your child! The Creative Living Room – where kids and adults connect with the heart of creativity through classes, events, summer camps and birthday parties in music, dance, theatre, art, Spanish, yoga and more. Starting bid: $80

Franklin Fountain & Shane Confectionery Tour & Experience

Brought to you by the Berley Brothers, propieters of the Franklin Fountain and Shane Confectionery, this one-of-a-kind experience is back by popular demand! The lucky bidder will receive a behind-the-scene tour of this “sweet” landmark – a beautifully restored turn-of-the-century building in Old City. But the fun doesn’t stop there! Be prepared to get behind the counter to learn how to make Franklin Fountain’s signature chocolate drink! The winner also receives a gift certificate to Shane Confectionery and the Franklin Fountain for $15 to each location! Delicious homemade ice cream and delectable handmade candies in an authentically nostalgic setting is the perfect recipe for a day of fun in the City of Brotherly Love. Starting bid: $125

Get Active at Sky Zone!

Eleven passes to one of our favorite spots: Sky Zone! “Dedicated to providing you with the pure joy that comes with flying. We are sky lovers, thrill seekers and people who believe that jumping is freedom. We believe fitness can be fun and play can be smart. We are healthy and bursting with energy. We fly high and keep it safe. We are Sky Zone.” 11 one-hour Jump Time tickets for Sky Zone. Starting bid: $100

SRA Camp Gift Certificate

Let the Swarthmore Recreation Association put the fun into your summer routine with this $100 gift certificate! A great start to a summer day, your child will enjoy making new friends and seeing old pals, all while engaged with exciting activities. Offering another great lineup of themes, the SRA Summer Camp staff ensures your child is one happy camper. Starting bid: $60

Horizon Field Hockey Camp with Amanda Lawson

Team up with Coach Lawson and Horizon Field Hockey Camp for an incredible jump start to your child’s fall field hockey skills. Whether it’s perfecting her skills or learning new ones, Coach Lawson’s camp will get your hockey player moving and playing in tip-top form. Gift certificate is for one spot at camp! Starting bid: $125

Two Phillies Tickets for a Sunday Game

Always a crowd pleaser and welcomed spring outing, two seats watching America’s favorite pastime and rooting for the Phils as they take on the Braves! May 22nd at 1:35 PM, Section 243, Row 1, Seats 3 and 4. Courtesy of Principal Heinle. Starting bid: $30

Sixers Luxury Box for 18 Seats

The March 12th Game versus the Detroit Pistons – an exciting lineup, made even better as you get to enjoy the game from premium seats in a private club box! Watch the Sixer’s Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel compete against Detroit’s Andre Drummond and Reggie Jackson. A privilege for any basketball fan and the perfect setting for an awesome night out. Courtesy of Ballard Spahr LLP. Starting bid: $250

Phillies in April

Have your glove handy for a pop fly – you might just need it as you and three guests watch the game from just behind the Visitors’ Dugout! Game is Friday April 29th versus the Indians. These seats are in Section 129 Row 10, Seats 5,6,7,8. Parking included! Courtesy of Michael Brown. Starting bid: $180

Foursome & Lunch at Spring Haven Country Club

Considered a cornerstone of golf history in the Philadelphia Region, the Springhaven Country Club offers its members and guests a unique combination of cherished history and tradition, effectively paired with continued growth and innovation. Enjoy a day of golf and lunch with three lucky friends at the beautiful Springhaven Country Club. Package includes use of golf cart. To be arranged for a mutually agreed date and time. Starting bid: $360

Premium Eagles Tickets

Do you bleed GREEN? These tickets are the BEST! Four 50 Yard Line Tickets to One 2016 Philadelphia Eagles Home Game at Lincoln Financial Field. Includes parking and pre-game sideline passes and a Connor Barwin autographed jersey. This is a very special opportunity worthy of only the most die hard Eagles fan. Stroll the sidelines of the field before the game in your authentic autographed jersey. At game time, head to your 50 yard line seats and enjoy the game from a premium vantage point. Mutually agreed upon game in Fall 2016. Starting bid: $1000 

NASCAR Fans: Get Ready for Racing

Watch your favorite drivers compete at unbelievable speeds in person! Gear up for fun with NASCAR with 4 XFINITY Series tickets and garage passes to the race in either Dover or Pocono. The Dover race is on 5/14/16 or 10/1/16. The Pocono race is on 6/4/16. The passes are for guests 18 & over and are non-transferable. Tickets will be mailed approximately 10 days in advance of the event. Starting bid: $200

Four Tickets to the Union with Parking!

Philadelphia Union games are some of the hottest tickets in town – and these midfield seats with Lot B Parking are outstanding! Four CONTIGUOUS seats in Section 126, Row K when the Philadelphia Union play at PPL Park on Friday April 8th at 7:00PM. Lot B pass means no shuttle bus for you… Just a short walk to your midfield seats. The only thing that can make this package better is a home team victory! Spring is almost here – plan for its arrival by getting out to watch a Union game! These four tickets are for Friday April 8th at 7PM! Starting bid: $100

Technology at your Fingertips I

Samsung Galaxy 4 – 8 gigabytes. Find yourself wanting the convenience of a small device, but seeking a larger screen than your phone? Here’s your chance! A leading tech brand, Samsung’s quality and innovation will make filling your technology needs a breeze! Starting bid: $90

Technology at your Fingertips II

Samsung Galaxy 4 – 16 gigabytes. Perfect for a busy mom, dad, recent grad or family! Store even more data and pictures on this 16 gig tablet. This is packaged with a lovely rolling briefcase bag. Deep red leather and all the storage you’d need to transport electronics and more. The combined value of the two items is more than $400! Starting bid: $225

Apple’s iPod Touch

Calling all Apple devotees! Silver 8 gigabyte iPod Touch. Commonly referred to as the “iPhone without the phone,” the Touch is an all-purpose handheld PC and can be used as a music and video player, digital camera, handheld game device and personal assistant. Starting bid: $100

Orthodontic Treatment from Cari Orthodontics

Orthodontic treatment from Cari Orthodontics (Dr. Michael Cari) for one individual (child or adult). Treatment includes all necessary appliances, braces and retainers to treat one person to completion. This will include two phases of treatment if determined by the orthodontist to be ideal or necessary. If treatment is not elected or recommended, this offer may be transferred to another individual. Normal orthodontic treatment can range between $4700 and $7800 depending on diagnosis and recommended treatment plan. Offered to new patients only. Starting bid: $1500

Customized In-Office Teeth Whitening from Enduring Smiles

Perfect for that upcoming college or job interview, wedding, reunion or other big event OR just treat yourself to this rejuvenating treatment! Helping you make your best first impression, Dr. Wertheimer and her skilled staff at Enduring Smiles in Media will take utmost care to help your teeth regain the pearly white lustre of years past! Retail value is $600. Starting bid: $150

Pamper Yourself with Products & Service from DEME

A beautiful Basket donated by Jane Marie D’Amato and DEME, a cosmetic, medical and dental collaborative with offices in Philadelphia and the Main Line. Luxury grade products from TNT include: AHA! Toner, Refining Micro Buff and Face Editor Pads as well as a Gift Certificate for Consultation and Microdermabrasion with Jane Marie D’Amato! Welcome to DEME: Time to meet your best self. Starting bid: $195

Best of Media Basket

Enjoy the best of “Everyone’s Home Town” with this sampling of Media’s boutique businesses! This lovely basket includes: A $25 gift card, t-shirt (women’s small), and magnet from the Bryn Mawr Running Store; a cutting board and pottery tile from Earth and State; a $50 gift card to House Restaurant; Déjà Vu Salon Spa Mani and Pedi; Sorella boutique $50 gift card; Bittersweet Kitchen $15 gift card; Iron Hill $25 gift card; (2) Broadway Series Vouchers and (1) Camp Media Voucher. This package is over a $450 value! Starting bid: $250

Basket of Cheer Courtesy of Moore Brothers

The lucky winner will receive a gift certificate for a case of Bon Marche Wine from Moore Brothers Wine Company packaged with tasting notes. Perfect for refreshing your wine collection or hosting your next dinner party! Starting bid: $90

Family Portrait Session and Prints with Tori Stauffer Photography

Enjoy a family portrait session with Tori Stauffer Photography. Included is a pre-session consultation to style your photography session, a one hour photo shoot at an outdoor location of your choosing, an image reveal and ordering session to select your favorite images, one 11×14 print and two 5×7 Prints of your choosing. Retail value $350. More products and images available for purchase during reveal and ordering session. Starting bid: $200

Morning Voyage by Margaret Getty

We are pleased to offer a gorgeous oil on canvas by Margaret Getty. Spring green and cool tones of deep navy, violet and cerulean punctuated by warm blocks of red and orange, this abstract piece measures 24 x 30 inches. Starting bid: $350

Beautiful Teapot by Lynne Berman

Stunning teapot in celadon and navy. Created by Lynn Berman, this work of art would be a wonderful addition to your collection. It’s slender spout and delicate handle add to the pot’s graceful form, while its snug lid and hand-glazed patterning speak to its artistry. Starting bid: $55 

10 Amber by Steffi Coupette, Cologne, Germany

Steffi Coupette, presently exhibited at international Philadelphia art gallery, Carre d’artistes (104 S. 13th Street, Philadelphia) specializes in superimposing layers of acrylic paint to create abstract cityscapes.  Steffi favours a marriage of opposites such as horizontal and vertical lines, and warm and cool tones.  Vivid and bright, her paintings shine from within in a harmony of perfectly controlled tones. Starting bid: $150