Fathers Club Events

Each academic year the Prep Fathers Club holds a variety of events to support the school, raise funds to underwrite school needs and to create a stronger community. The following is a list of the events for the 2016-2017 academic school calendar. Use the links provided to sign up as an event volunteer or to buy event tickets when appropriate.

2016-2017 Events

Dads Back-to-School Mixer

August 30, 2016
7:00 – 9:00pm
Gene and Deanna Detchemendy Residence

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Summer has ended, and the new school year has started. The annual Dads Back-to-School Mixer welcomes new and returning Dads and faculty to mix and mingle together. Over food and refreshments, learn about the Fathers Club’s mission and exciting events planned for the school year.

To reserve a ticket for this event:
Eventbrite - 2016 Flintridge Prep Fathers Club - Back-to-School Dads Mixer

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Eric Kristensson
Vice President – Back-to-School Mixer
email: Eric Kristensson

7th Grade Level Mixer

August 31, 2016
6:00 – 9:00pm
Flintridge Prep, Ahmanson Plaza

The 7th Grade Level Mixer provides a casual atmosphere for 7th Grade parents to mix and mingle with fellow parents, faculty and administration. The Fathers Club and the Parents Association provide volunteers for this event to welcome the 7th Grade parents and to serve refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bruce Blair
Vice President – Coffee Mixers/Receptions
email: Bruce Blair

9th Grade Level Mixer

September 1, 2016
6:00 – 9:00pm
Flintridge Prep, Ahmanson Plaza

The 9th Grade Level Mixer provides a casual atmosphere for 9th Grade parents to mix and mingle with fellow parents, faculty and administration. The Fathers Club and the Parents Association provide volunteers for this event to welcome the 9th Grade parents and to serve refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bruce Blair
Vice President – Coffee Mixers/Receptions
email: Bruce Blair

Family Barbecue

September 22, 2016
6:00 – 8:30pm
Flintridge Prep, Jim Wood Memorial Field

Kick off the new school year with a great Barbecue dinner. Billed as the largest annual event for the Prep community – the back-to-school family barbecue event has dads organizing, staffing, cooking, and serving over 1,200 members of the Prep family. The event is a great way to meet new and returning Prep students, families, faculty, administration and friends.

To order tickets for this event:
Eventbrite - 2016 Flintridge Prep Family Barbecue

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bill Bremer
Co-Vice President – Family Barbecue
email: Bill Bremer

or

Kevin Gunning
Co-Vice President – Family Barbecue
email: Kevin Gunning

Fathers Club Meeting

October 18, 2016
6:30 – 8:30pm
Flintridge Prep, Chandramohan Library

Let us know you’re attending:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bill Bremer

email: Bill Bremer

Homecoming

October 28, 2016
4:00 – 9:00pm
Location Flintridge Prep Athletic Field

It is time to welcome back alumni, families and friends to celebrate Prep’s 52nd homecoming football game! Supporting the Parents Association, the Fathers Club provides volunteers to assist with set-up, rolling out the ceremonial half time Red Carpet, and other tasks as needed for the annual homecoming athletic event.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Kenny Pawlek
Vice President – Homecoming
email: Kenny Pawlek

2016 Internship Program Reception

December 23, 2016
1:00 – 3:30pm
Flintridge Prep Courtyard

Get involved in an exciting program that truly expresses Prep’s mission of “Prep For Life.”

The Fathers Club Internship Program:
– Fosters a community of life-long connections and support by providing Flintridge Prep alumni valuable opportunities to understand and experience career paths through internships in a variety of professional fields
– Builds career networking opportunities and a talent pipeline within the Flintridge Prep community
– Provides Prep alumni and parents another great connection with the Flintridge Prep community

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
David Hitchcock
Vice President – Internships
email: David Hitchcock

Fathers Club Meeting

February 7, 2017
6:30 – 8:30pm
Flintridge Prep, Chandramohan Library

Let us know you’re attending:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bill Bremer
email: Bill Bremer

2017 Prep Parents Association Benefit

March 4, 2017
9:00am – 11:30pm
Vibiana

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On Saturday, March 4, 2017, the Flintridge Preparatory School Parents Association will host a spectacular evening at Vibiana in downtown Los Angeles. The gala event includes dinner, live and cocktail auctions, raffles, dancing, and an opportunity to connect with the entire Flintridge Prep community.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

New Dads Mixer

April 7, 2017
7:00 – 9:00pm

The spring mixer introduces new incoming Dads to the Prep family and shares how the Fathers Club supports the school through volunteering efforts and initiatives.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Eric Panajotovic
Vice President – New Dads Mixer
email: Eric Panajotovic

Fathers Club Meeting

April 17, 2017
6:30 – 8:30pm
Flintridge Prep, Chandramohan Library

Let us know you’re attending:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Bill Bremer
email: Bill Bremer

Golf Tournament and Dinner

May 1, 2017
8:30am – 8:30pm

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During the springtime, the Fathers Club hosts the very popular annual Golf Tournament and Dinner event. This event brings parents, alumni, faculty and students together for a fun day of golf, dinner, entertainment, and participation in the silent auction. Proceeds raised over the past years have helped fund Prep’s John Plumb ’64 Endowment Fund – which is directed to faculty enrichment.

To order tickets for this event:
Eventbrite - 2017 Flintridge Prep Golf Tournament, Dinner, Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
John Brown
Vice President – Golf Tournament
email: John Brown

Sports Awards Cookout

May 18, 2017
5:00 – 7:00pm
Flintridge Prep, Ahmanson Plaza

As the school year draws to a close, the Fathers Club hosts its final event in honor of Prep athletes. This event allows the Dads to barbecue and serve over 300 students, parents, faculty, and administration.

To volunteer at this event:
Sign Up Now!

For inquiries, contact:
Al Bazzi
Vice President – Sports Awards Cookout
email: Al Bazzi