SILENT AUCTION

  1.  Family pass for four to tour Grand Caverns, Natural National Landmark situated in scenic Grottoes, VA. Includes $25 gas gift card donated by Delores Williams. 
    Retail Value:  105

     

  2. American Shakespeare Center:  Two tickets to any Blackfriars Playhouse performance.  Blackfriars Playhouse is the world’s only re-creation of Shakespeare’s indoor theatre. Located in Staunton, VA.
    Retail Value: 108

     

  3. Inn at Westshire Farms:  $250 gift certificate, good for one night's stay*, including breakfast. Package to include 2 coffee mugs and housemade granola. Staunton, VA Bed and Breakfast.
    *Excludes Fri and Sat nights in October
    Retail Value: 300
     

  4. Enjoy a fun night out in Charlottesville!  Admission for 2 into any show at the Alamo Drafthouse and a $25 gift certificate to Firefly Restaurant, Bar + Restaurant + Game Room.
     Retail Value: 50
     

  5. Garth Newel Music Center: One Night Stay and concert and dinner for two at the Garth Newel Music Center located in Bath County. Package also includes 2 CDs, note cards and tote bag.

    Founded in 1973, Garth Newel Music Center is a year-round chamber music venue situated in the heart of Virginia’s Allegheny Mountains, presenting over 50 concerts throughout the year performed by the Garth Newel Piano Quartet and other renowned guest musicians. Concerts are paired with gourmet meals created by Resident Chef Josh Elliott, and lodging is available in the Historic Manor House on the exquisite 114-acre property.
     Retail Value: 358
     

  6. One year family membership to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, located in Richmond, VA.  This membership will cover two adults and children under 18 in the household. Membership perks include free tickets to special exhibitions, 10% off shopping and dining, free parking.
     Retail Value: 105
     

  7. Private olive oil tasting event for up to 10 people at Oliva, in Charlottesvile, VA.  Attendees learn about the olive oil industry and products via formal tasting of Oliva Oils from around the world. Tasting is followed by a private shopping event, where attendees will receive a 15% off coupon to shop specialty culinary gifts, and specialty olive oils and balsamics.  Package also includes beer carrier and wine tote.
    Retail Value: 150
     

  8. Two Sunday (single day) General Admission tickets to Red Wing Roots Music Festival, July 12, 2020.  Red Wing Roots Music Festival spans 3 days and is located in beautiful Natural Chimneys Park and Campground in Mt Solon, VA, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley.  
    Retail Value: 100
     

  9. Crozet Trolley Co: 4 trolley tickets to any weekend tour, including Crozet Spirits Loops, Friday Sunset Tour or Sunday Drive.  Crozet Trolley provides wine and beer tours to Charlottesville area destinations in charming and beautifully restored trolleys. 
    Retail Value: 160
     

  10. Barboursville Winery:  Wine tasting for up to 8 in the Tuscan Tasting Room.  Barboursville Winery serves award winning wines, located on a picturesque 18th Century Estate, in beautiful Barboursville, VA.  
    Retail Value: 104
     

  11. Redbeard Brewing Company: Merchandise swag bag including: Hat, T-shirts, Hoodie, Beanie, Pint glass, Coasters, Stickers, and Tin Tacker.  Redbeard Brewing is a family owned and operated nano-brewery located in Staunton, VA. 
    Retail Value: 100
     

  12. “Black Sheep” Custom embroidery art piece, made by queer fiber artist, Zach Gesford.  
    Retail Value: 50
     

  13. Unicorn Float and Pride House, 2 custom embroidery art pieces, made by queer fiber artist, Zach Gesford.
     Retail Value: 90
     

  14. MavenMade: $50 Gift Card for online purchasing, “Best-of” Trio sampler including Facial Serum, Heachache + Tension Relief, Sleep Serum.  MavenMade is a Richmond, VA based company specializing in organic and plant-based skincare and wellness goods.
    Retail Value: 70
     

  15. Handmade ceramic stoneware bowl, crafted by Harrisonburg potter, Ros O’Brien Ceramics.  Features a unique torn spout. Harrisonburg flour sack towel and $30 gift card from The Lady Jane, a Harrisonburg shop dedicated to selling items from 50+ independent artists and vendors (many of which are local). 
    Retail Value: 100
     

  16. "Faith", collectible Ping Lau doll. Able to be signed by the artist, Ping Lau. Donated by Andrea Oakes.
    Retail Value: 100
     

  17. Prints of original paintings from 2 incredible local artists:  Downtown cityscape by Noelia Nunez. Archival giclee print of “Open” original oil painting by Morgan Fink Paixao.  Signed by artist.
    Retail Value: 75
     

  18. "Gummy C” Acrylic on Canvas original, 9"x12", ready to hang, by Staunton artist, Candace Marie Christy.
    Retail Value: 80
     

  19. "Celestial Awakening" Stained-glass panel by Melissa Harmon, artist.  Includes $25 gift card to Black Swan Books.
    Retail Value: 70
     

  20. HUGO KOHL: "Peace & Goodwill" Earrings in Sterling Silver. These Victorian era vintage leverback earrings feature the Olive Branch, signifying peace and goodwill.
    Retail Value: 135
     

  21. HUGO KOHL: 14K Yellow Gold ring, filigree design from the 1920's. It is set with a 14X10MM Emerald Cut Amethyst. Donated by Melissa Fisher.
    Retail Value: 1425
     

  22. "Screen Goddess", beautifully framed print signed and numbered by artist, Charles Bragg. Print is framed and ready for hanging. Donated by John Eavers.
    Retail Value: 800
     

  23. Pointilism Drawing in Ink, by artist Paula Rothman.
    Donated by donated by Judy Albin and Laura Chandler

    Retail Value: 250
     

  24. Two ceramic travel drink tumblers, will fit into a car cup holder.  Crafted by Harrisonburg potter, Soula Pefkaros of Golden Ratio Clay Works.
    Retail Value: 56
     

  25. Don’t need any more “stuff” in your house?  Pledge and help us purchase a new fridge, so that we can continue to host community potlucks and events, and provide storage for our life skills cooking classes. 
    Pledge amounts: 20, 50, 100, other


    All silent auction winners will be expected to make payment at the end of the evening. Our volunteers are available to help you check out. Credit cards accepted. We are unable to accept call-in or online bids.


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    $5 EACH OR SIX FOR $20!

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