Join us for a night of dinner, drinks, bidding, and fun, while supporting FFS!

The funds raised at this year’s 10th annual Spring Fling will support a project to improve the conditions in our Lower School building, which will result in space and operational efficiencies that will provide an optimal healthy learning environment for our students.  

Date & Time: Saturday, May 5th from 6 to 9pm

Location: FFS Annex (corner of Penn and Orthodox Streets)

Attire: Smart casual

Food & Beverages:
Catering by Dizengoff: Israeli/Middle Eastern Cuisine, vegan friendly
Dessert provided by Weckerly’s Ice Cream
Wine tasting generously provided by Moore Brothers Wine Company
Beer generously provided by Double Nickel Brewery

Ticket Information:
$35 per person
Checks can be made out to Frankford Friends School (memo line: Spring Fling).  Send payment to 1500 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124.
To pay by credit card contact Development Director, Joy Bowman Lim at (215) 533-5368 x.122
Tickets will not be issued.  Please visit the registration table at the event.  All guests will receive a program and instructions for the silent auction at check in.

Sponsorships and Gifts

Support FFS students by sponsoring the 2018 Spring Fling

Sponsorship Details Click Here

Method of Payment:
Checks made payable to Frankford Friends School (memo line: Spring Fling Sponsorship), and send to Frankford Friends Development Office, 1500 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124
Pay by credit card at:      
Note: donors incur additional fee with credit card payment

Leadership Sponsor:

Auction Items

WEEKEND AT THE SHORE – Enjoy an off-season weekend in Brigantine, New Jersey.

BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE ZOO – Experience the Philadelphia Zoo like you never have before with a private behind-the-scenes experience!

SUSHI PARTY FOR 10 – Gather your friends for this special, fun evening of dumpling and vegetable sushi-making with Mrs. Cook.  She will come to your home equipped with all the ingredients, bamboo mats, and plenty of wine.

ONE WEEK OF SUMMER CAMP AT PENN CHARTER – Sign up your child for a week of day camp or sports camp at Penn Charter for this summer.

AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY WITH TR. ELIZA – Teacher Eliza will  meet your child and a friend at the African American Museum where they will explore African American heritage, and then they’ll get ice cream at a local shop.

LEGO & PIZZA PARTY WITH MRS. COOK & TR. LISA – Come play and build with 100s of pounds of Legos from Mrs. Cook’s personal collection!   5:30-8:30pm on a Friday night at FFS.  10 students (parents are invited to join the fun or may drop off their children).  Pizza and dessert will be served.

BIRTHDAY PARTY RENTAL AT SMITH PLAYGROUND – Hold your child’s birthday party at Smith Memorial Playground and Playhouse.

ONE WEEK OF CAMP AT YES! AND . . . COLLABORATIVE ARTS – Send your child to a week of camp this summer at Yes! And . . . Collaborative Arts Camp.  Choose from Imagination Camp, Summer Sort of Thing, Theatre Camp or Shadow Camp.

BAKE WITH TR. AMY – Teacher Amy will come to your house and bake a treat of your choosing with your child.

FAMILY ZOO MEMBERSHIP – Take your whole family (+2 guests) to the Zoo for an entire year with the Family Plus Membership.  Includes: free parking for one vehicle, admission to the year round Treehouse, special members-only hours, and more

SEW YOUR OWN PROJECT WITH TR. DARREE – You and a friend will come to FFS and learn to sew an article of clothing or a bag (sewing machines and fabric will be provided, or bring your own fabric).

INSECTARIUM & BUTTERFLY PAVILION – Take your family to Philadelphia’s Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion (4 tickets).

DINNER AT CHABAA THAI BISTRO IN MANAYUNK – Bring your favorite bottle of wine and enjoy a date night at Chabaa Thai on Main Street ($50 gift card).

MAKE E-TEXTILES WITH TR. STEPHAN – Your child and a friend will create an e-textile stuffed animal toy using conductive thread, felt, batteries, LED lights, etc . . . with the help of Teacher Stephan’s expertise.

DINNER AT RUSTICA – Take the family for pizza in Northern Liberties ($50 gift card).

MUSEUM DAY IN THE CITY – Explore the new American Revolution Museum (4 tickets), the Franklin Institute (2 tickets) and the Adventure Aquarium (2 tickets).

FFS COOKIE MAKING BASKET – a dozen FFS eggs, jar of honey, chicken and bee cookie cutters, and a recipe for cut out sugar cookies.

SCAVENGER HUNT & HIKE IN THE WISSAHICKON WITH TR. NORA – Your child and a friend will explore the wooded trails of the Wissahickon Valley Park and do a scavenger hunt with Teacher Nora.

FAIR TRADE COFFEE – Enjoy coffee at Green Line Cafe with a $50 gift card, bag of fair trade coffee beans, and two mugs.

ONE-HOUR MASSAGE – Relax and treat yourself to a one-hour massage with Massage Therapist Tracy Phillips.

DRINKS AND FOOD AT MARTHA – Enjoy specialty, locally sourced cocktails, wine, beer, and food at Martha ($25 gift certificate).