Christmas Auction Items For Preview!

Happy Holidays!

SFB Christmas Concert 2012 – Silent Auction Items

Thanks to the generosity of several SFB teachers, SFB families, and many businesses we have over 30 items to present to you at the Silent Auction tomorrow at the Christmas Concert Reception, Saturday, December 15th starting at 12:00 PM at Archbiship Riordan High School.  Here’s a brief description of most of the auction items. The values of the items are provided when available.  We have a lot of great auction items so remember to bring your checkbooks!

Auction Item

“Hiking with the Principal” (Value: Priceless)

Hiking with SFB’s Principal Mrs. Mele Mortonson after school or on a Saturday, and then getting a post hike frozen yogurt treat

“Pizza & Ice Cream Party” (Value: Priceless)

SFB’s kindergarten and 1st grade teachers Mrs. Karen O’Reilly and Mrs. Lynn Sahagun will host an after school pizza and ice cream party in Kinder classroom for up to ten students.


“Bike Ride & Picnic in Golden Gate Park” (Value: Priceless)

SFB’s 4th and 5th grade teachers Mrs. Cindy Richardson and Ms. Gina Bruno will take the winning student and three of their friends on a Sunday bike ride and picnic in Golden Gate Park (possibly in February 2013)

"A Day with the Girls” (Value: Priceless)

SFB’s 6th grade teacher Mrs. Patsy D’Argenio will take the winner and two of their friends shopping at Forever 21, lunching at Nordstrom, and seeing a movie in downtown San Francisco (planning for April 2013)

Beautiful Orchid Arrangement (Value: $100)

Tara Francisco, a 4th grade parent, will create a lovely potted Orchid arrangement with accompanying plants in a decorative container. It makes a nice holiday gift or wonderful accent for your home.

The Tech Museum (Value: $80)

Includes admission tickets to both the museum and the IMAX Dome Theater for four people (

CuriOdyssey at Coyote Point (Value: $32)

Includes four guest passes to this interactive, hands-on museum that brings visitors up close with native California animals (

California’s Great America (Value: $111.98)

One-day admission pass for two to Northern California’s best choice for fun and adventure during the 2013 season (

Fine Arts Museum of SF (Value $40)

Includes four  VIP General Admission Passes to either the Legion of Honor OR deYoung Museum (

Swiftwater Café at the Hyatt Regency SF Airport (Value: $95)

Includes Sunday Champagne Brunch for TWO at the Swiftwater Café (

Pier 39 Family Fun Pack (Value: $264)

Family Fun Pack for four people inludes tickets to the Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise or RocketBoat Tickets, the SF Carousel Ride, the 7D Experience, the Aquarium of the Bay, and 2 hour Parking Garage Validation (

Bay Area Discovery Museum (Value: $55)

Passes to admit up to 5 People (

Aperto Restaurant in San Francisco (Value: $50)

$50 Gift Certificate to this Italian restaurant in the Potrero Hill Neighborhood (

Boot Camp at Polk Street Boxing Gym (Value: $500)

4 week boxing Boot Camp at 1st grade parent Simon Redmond’s Polk Street Boxing Gym (

“Get Fit” Gear (Value: $92)

Get in shape with a pair of Leather 16oz Boxing Gloves by Pro Impact, one jump rope, & one pair of hand wraps.

“Pamper Yourself” (Value: $52)

Treat yourself to a Spa Mani-Pedi combination at Cocoon Urban Day Spa in the SoMa Neighborhood of SF (

Autographed Sharks Hockey Stick (Est. Value: $100)

One small San Jose Sharks Hockey Stick autographed by goalie #31 Antti Niemi

Olympic Club "Lake" Course Round of Golf for 3 (Value: $700)

John Eggert, a Kindergarten father will host this event at the Lake Course, whih recently hosted its 5th US OPEN National Championship.   Includes range balls, cart, lunch & cocktails afterwards in the historic Club House at Lakeside, San Francisco.  Adults only please.

Wild Duck Dinner for 6 Adults (Value: $120)

Kindergarten parents John and Maria Gonzalez-Eggert will host a home cooked Wild Duck dinner for 6 adults at their home in the Westwood Park neighborhood of San Francisco.  They will start off with John's famous fresh lime Margaritas then enjoy a four course meal of wild duck (hunted and prepared by John!), Italian wines and one of Maria's famous desserts!! 

Hand Crafted Maple Cutting Boards and Tea Light Holder (Value: to be determined)

Turhan Murguz, a kindergarten parent, hand crafted a pair of cutting boards & a matching tea light holder out of 1-1/2" maple wood (sealed in food grade non-toxic clear wood coating)

Original Framed Artwork of Downtown San Francisco (Value: $200)

Wooden framed original pencil drawing of downtown San Francisco signed by the artist. Purchased at an estate sale and donated by a Parishioner.

Original Framed Artwork of Fisherman’s Wharf (Value: $200)

Wooden framed original pencil drawing of Fisherman’s Wharf signed by the artist. Purchased at an estate sale and donated by a Parishioner.

K’s Kitchen Restaurant (Value: $25)

$25 gift card to enjoy fresh and delicious sushi and other Japanese dishes in Sunnyside Neighborhood (

Sylvan Learning Center Gift Basket (Value: to be determined)

West Portal center donated a Sylvan Learning Bag


Ken & Amy’s Eagle Pizzeria (Value: to be determined)

A gift certificate for this family/party friendly pizza restaurant in Parkside Neighborhood that also serves gluten free crust (

Six Sanrio Gift and Toy Baskets (Value: around $100 each)

Six little girls will each happily take home a Sanrio gift basket that includes items such as stockings, music instruments, stuffed animals, play sets, backpacks, or shirts

Anti-Age Regimen Kit by Rodan +  Fields® Dermatologists (Value: $193)

This comprehensive skincare system layers cosmetic ingredients and proven peptide technology to visibly firm skin and reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles and enlarged pores. The ANTI-AGE Regimen features four full-size products: Daily Cleansing Mask, Pore Minimizing Toner, Triple Defense Treatment SPF 30, and Overnight Restorative Cream (