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Additional Community and Volunteer Events
  • Golf Classic Swing, Shoot, and Score for Shipley!
  • Spring Auction Held in the Yarnall Gymnasium, this event includes silent and live auctions, dinner, live music, and fun.
  • Secret Gardens The Secret Gardens Committee of The Shipley School cordially invites you to tour some extraordinary hand-picked gardens.

BUy it now!

Download the list of items available from the Shipley Spring Auction! All items are priced to sell with a Buy It Now purchase price. No bidding will take place. Items will be sold first come, first served. To purchase an item, please contact Melissa Fairfield at or (610) 581-4618.

Thank you!

Many thanks to everyone who attended the 2015 Spring Auction! We hope that you enjoyed being part of our event! 

A heartfelt thank you to our co-chairs, June Leavy and Jennifer Menziuso, and all of the talented volunteers who contributed their creativity and efforts in making this event such a success. We look forward to seeing you again next year!

Shipley Auction 2015
Summer Camp Session at Camp Mowglis

Established in 1903 on Newfound Lake, Camp Mowglis is a traditional summer camp for boys 7 to 15. At Mowglis boys unplug from technology. They laugh, learn, and play on a beautiful, clean lake.  They go hiking at least once a week. They eat freshly prepared meals of organic and farm-raised food. At Mowglis boys can be boys, while at the same time learning how to be good men. Learn more about Camp Mowglis.

Friday, March 27, 2015 3:32:00 PM

Threesome on Congressional Country Club Blue Course

Ray Smith, the former Chairman of Verizon and Rothschild North America, will be your host for lunch and a round of golf for three on Congressional Country Club's world-renowned Blue Course at a mutually agreeable time. You will enjoy a tour of the Clubhouse with its many collectibles and golf artifacts, and souvenirs from the great championship course. Congressional Country Club, founded by Presidents William H. Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover, has claimed some of the most prestigious moguls as members: Rockefeller, Carnegie, Vanderbilt and Charlie Chaplin. The Congressional Blue Course hosted the US Open in 1964, 1997, 2011, the PGA Tour and many other championships. Dates: Mid-May through June of 2015. Tee time after 1:00 pm.

Thursday, March 19, 2015 3:18:00 PM

Tory Burch Robinson Mini Double-Zip Tote and Multi-Gusset Zip Continental Wallet in Comet

The Robinson Mini Double-Zip Tote is a smaller version of one of Tory Burch's signature styles. It can easily hold the basic essentials: a large wallet, a makeup case and a phone - plus a 7" tablet. It's made of the highest quality, scratch-resistant leather and features an optional strap that lets you carry it hands-free. Structured shape, compact size - it's a modern classic, and the epitome of understated chic.

The Robinson Multi-Gusset Zip Continental Wallet is a more spacious version of a signature style. Detailed with multiple pockets and three roomy compartments - plus a long shape that fits all full-length bills without folding - it keeps essentials incredibly well organized.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 1:14:00 PM

Recreated State Dinner by Former White House Chef, John Moeller







Experience a recreated State Dinner for 12 in your home with State of Affairs Catering founder, Chef John Moeller. In September of 1992 John started his tenure as a White House Chef for President George H.W. Bush and continued with 8 years for President Clinton and 5 years for President George W. Bush. Responsible for all of the private meals for the First Family and the Official Functions that occurred in the White House and on occasion meals at Camp David, John has exceptional stories to share with you and your party guests. Your dinner will be structured as a traditional State Dinner, which includes hors d'oeuvres, a fish dish, a meat dish, followed by a salad and cheese course, and ending with dessert. Chef John will talk about each course with you as they are served, including not only preparation, but also first-hand White House anecdotes. Following dinner, Chef will make himself available for a Q&A, during which you and your guests can learn more about his cooking style and his experience under three different White House Administrations. Along with this incredible experience comes a signed copy of his book, “Dining at the White House,” where you can read all the fascinating details of his tenure as a White House Chef. The date is to be mutually agreed. Winning bidder to provide wine pairings, if desired. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 12:44:00 PM

Passport to NYC

What better way to celebrate the decade of decadence than by fine dining your way through New York City with this passport for two to Avroko Hospitality Group's four award wining joints!

Tasting Menu with Wine Pairings at PUBLIC: Michelin starred since 2009

Bottled Cocktail and a Bite at The Daily: "Best Cocktail Bars in the US" - Food and Wine

Tasting Menu with Wine Pairings at SAXON + PAROLE: "World's Best Restaurant Bar" - Tales of the Cocktail

Round of Signature Cocktails at Madame Geneva: Top Rated Bar in NYC - Zagat

With your passport comes a two-night stay at the Four Points by Sheraton Manhattan Soho Village, located in downtown New York's most fashionable district. This SoHo hotel provides you with the perfect location to all the trendiest boutiques, national department stores, and exquisite restaurants this neighborhood has to offer. Four Points is not only minutes away from neighboring areas like the West Village, Chinatown, Little Italy, TriBeCa, and Chelsea, but also within walking distance to two of Avroko Hospitality Group's renowned restaurants. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 9:41:00 AM

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