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P40 – Live Auction Item

Mississippi River Cruise for Two 

Experience the Mississippi River’s most captivating destinations with this seven-night cruise for two aboard riverboats Queen of the Mississippi or America.  American Cruise Lines offers four distinct cruise options including the New Orleans to Memphis, Nashville to St. Louis,  St. Louis to St. Paul, or Roundtrip New Orleans.   American Cruise Lines has the newest fleet of riverboats with the largest staterooms in the industry and guided excursions at every port. Your room includes a private balcony.  Valid for cruises in 2019.

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Kindly donated by: American Cruise Lines

Value: $Live Auction Item
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms: For use in 2019.  Winning bidder to contact Amerian Cruise Lines.

P41 – Live Auction Item

St. Lucia Lux. Vacation for Two 

A four-night stay for two at the dream destination the Capella Resort in Marigot Bay St. Lucia.  Enjoy a bay view from this luxurious 1 bedroom suite, breakfast included.  Amenities include a health club, a full-service spa, on-site marina, and three pools. Two Jet Blue Tickets INCLUDED!

Kindly donated by: Marigot Bay Resort and Marina by Capella

Value: $Live Auction Item
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms: Non-transferable.  Subject to availability; blackout dates may apply.  Must be used by May 1, 2019.

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Events, & Experiences not to be Missed

P16      Spanish Night of Music and Tapas

Dine on Spanish tapas while listening to the music of Barcelona, a Spanish fusion band.  This event takes place in the outdoor gardens  at the gracious home of Robin Schonberger on the Lieutenant River in Old Lyme beginning at 5:30 p.m.   Event date:  Sunday July 22, 2018.  Rain date: Monday July 23, 2018. Limited to the first 75 to sign up.

Kindly donated by: Barcelona and Robin Schonberger

Value: $100 per person
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms:


P27      Hayden’s Point – Evening of Music on the Connecticut River

Enjoy the panoramic views of the Connecticut River at Dorinda and Mark Winkleman’s beautiful estate on Hayden’s Point in Essex.  Enjoy cocktails, hors-d’oeuvres, a gourmet boxed dinner, and desserts all while listening to the glorious music of The New Consort.  Since 2014 The New Consort has made musical variety a staple in their repertoire of acapella music. $125 per person.

Kindly donated by: Dorinda & Mark Winkelman, Coffee’s Country Market & Catering, High Hopes Therapeutic Riding

Value: $125 per person
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms: Limited to the first 125 to sign up.  Date is August 25, 2018 with a rain date of August 26, 2018.


P04      African Safari Experience for Two 

It’s the vacation of a lifetime – a true African Safari experience. This trip includes six days and six nights lodging at the Heritage Safari Lodge/Tented Camp in the heart of Zulu land and St. Lucia/Sodwana Bay Marina Reserve – one of the richest wildlife conservations regions in Africa.  Also included are three delicious meals prepared daily by international chefs and 2 daily open Land Rover trips with experienced guides on the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve.

If you are dreaming of Africa,
click here for more information

Kindly donated by: Trevor Shaw, Owner & Zulu Nyala Group

Value: $5950
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Reservations to be booked by the winning bidder through the Zulu Nyala Group.  This package in non-transferable and non- refundable.  Air fare and gratuity not included.  Must be used within 2 years of purchase. Minimum Bid $2500.

P01      Chapoquoit Island Exclusive Beach Get Away for Ten 

Experience the New England beach vacation of your dreams at the bay front Falmouth, MA, vacation home, where you’ll enjoy a private hot tub, exclusive beach access and stunning view of Buzzard’s Bay.  Enjoy 7 days, 6 nights at this four bedroom home located on a gorgeous setting on nearly one acre of land.  An ideal destination for large families or a group of friends. Sleeps up to ten.

If you think this amazing getaway is for you
click here for more information

Kindly donated by: John Cambliss

Value: $3000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Available September or October 2019,  Winning bidder to contact the owner by July 1, 2018, to book. No smoking, no pets.


 

Placard & Boutique Items

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Travel New England

P20 Newport Inn at the Wharf Resort for Six

Enjoy 7 nights at the Long Wharf Resort in Newport. Explore the waterfront and visit the historic mansions – you’ll have time to do it all. This three bedroom, two bath condominium sleeps six comfortably with a king-sized bed in the first guest suite and two additional guest rooms with twin beds. Two parking spaces are available during your stay.  Available only for the week of September 14-21, 2018.  Note that the Newport Boat Show is September 13-16, 2018.

Kindly donated by: Nancy & Rives Potts

Value: $2250
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Available only for the week of September 14-21, 2018

P34 Spruce Peak at Stowe, VT – Golf Get Away for Four

Enjoy two rounds of golf at the Stowe Mountain Club and another two rounds at the Stowe Country Club while staying at the Stowe Mountain Lodge at Spruce Peak in Stowe Vermont.  Four people maximum for three days, two nights in a two bedroom luxurious residence.

Kindly donated by: Spruce Peak at Stowe

Value: $2500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Call Spruce Peak for reservations, based on availability.  Must be used by October 15, 2018


P06      Stowe, VT Get Away for Six 

Spend a week in the beautiful Green Mountains surrounding this charming three bedroom house in Stowe, VT. Winter, spring, summer or fall you choose – there is plenty to see and do. The house, with its cozy, wood fireplace, is in a quiet neighborhood with mountain views from the dec. It is close to the village and a short walk to the recreational bike path. Includes a swimming hole and fitness center. The house sleeps six (1 Queen, 1 Double & 2 Twins).

Kindly donated by: Laurie LaTerza

Value: $2500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: 7-night stay for a mutually agreed upon date.  Not available for the week after Christmas and over New Years,  July 1- 15, 2018, other blackout dates may apply. Must be used by June 1, 2019.  No pets, no smoking.


B17      Water’s Edge Resort & Spa Get Away for Two and Dinner at Cafe Routier
Enjoy the sunset over Long Island Sound from the Water’s Edge Resort and Spa in Westbrook.  Your overnight stay includes breakfast for two.  Don’t forget to walk the beautiful beach! This package also includes fine dining at Café Routier.

Kindly donated by: Water’s Edge Resort & Spa and Cafe Routier

Value: $450
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Based on availability. Standard room with two queens beds or one king bed.  Must be used by April 30, 2019.


B34      Nantucket’s Beachside Hotel for Two
Two night stay at the Beachside Hotel in Nantucket in a pool-side room and a quick walk to the beach.  Package includes round-trip tickets from Hyannis, two tickets for the Nantucket Whaling Museum and a $50 dining voucher good for various local restaurants.

Kindly donated by: The Beachside Hotel in Nantucket

Value: $550
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Based on availability.  To be mutually agreed upon winner bidder and donor.


B76      New Haven Get Away for Two
Enjoy an overnight stay for two at The Study at Yale, a boutique hotel located in the heart of Yale University’s vibrant campus.  This overnight stay includes two tickets to a Yale Rep performance and breakfast for two at the Study’s Heirloom Restaurant.

Kindly donated by: The Study at Yale

Value: $375
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Based on availability. Must be used by April 30, 2018.

Travel America

P25      Brooklyn Experience

Explore Brooklyn with a stay at the William Vale Hotel in their Gotham King with Balcony Guest Room in the trendy neighborhood of Williamsburg.  Enjoy an Italian dinner with a $300 gift certificate to Leuca.

Kindly donated by: The William Vale Hotel and Leuca Restaurant

Value: $1700
Bid Increments: $200
Terms:


P33      Sex in the City – NYC Package

Sex in the City Tour and overnight stay in an executive apartment for two coupled with a $250 gift certificate to Smith & Wollensky’s.  Included in this package are assorted spa services – includes a manicure and pedicure at Milano Viel Salon and Spa, hair makeover at Ricardo Maggiore Salon, and a microdermabrasion/chemical peel Schweiger Dermatology Group. Enjoy fun and pampering in NYC!

Kindly donated by: Reilly Associates – Sandy Reilly

Value: $1500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Dates for the apartment to mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  No smoking or pets.  Book appointments in advance.  Must be used by December 31, 2018


P07      Steamboat Springs, Colorado – Fall Get Away for Two 

Enjoy five-nights at the mountain get away!  This tasteful three-bedroom condo unit, two bath, second floor unit of Sunray Meadows offers you a great location and a comfortable place to relax.  The ski area base is less than one mile away, close enough to walk or take the free bus.

Kindly donated by: Scott Gamble & Terry Forman

Value: $1500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Based on availability July 8 –  December 10, 2018.  Blackout dates August 30 – September 5, 2018. No pets, no smoking.  Rental agreement contract required.  Book through owner.


P08      Coachella Valley, California Desert Experience for Two 

A two-night stay in a deluxe casitas at the luxurious La Quinta Resort and Club in La Quinta, California – located near Palm Springs.  This resort includes 41 sparkling pools, five championship golf courses, and unforgettable dining.  The resort has an on-site spa and is kid and pet friendly.  Included in this package is any tours for two at Big Wheel Tours, Inc. – biking, hiking, or off roading.

Kindly donated by: La Quinta Resort and Club and Big Wheel Tours, Inc.

Value: $850
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Based on availability and exclude holidays.  Blackout dates may apply. Must be used by June 1, 2019


P10      Hilton Head Island Getaway for Four 

Getaway to Hilton Head Island for a one week stay at this Shelter Cove Penthouse with 2 bedrooms, 2 _ baths. This is one of the most relaxing vacation destinations in the continental United States. Shelter Cove has 12 miles of white sand beaches where you can relax with a good book surf side, perfect your tan, and indulge in a variety of water sports! If you are eager to mix relaxation with wellness, there are health clubs and the world-class Hilton Head Spa on site. Sleeps 4.

Kindly donated by: Parcak & Graybill Families

Value: $2700
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Dates to be mutually agreed upon by the winning bidder and donor. No smoking, no pets. Must be used by June 1, 2019


P11      Telluride, Colorado for Six 

Breathe in the refreshing Rocky Mountain air at this well-appointed condo in beautiful Telluride, Colorado.  This one-week retreat includes winter skiing or seasonal hiking.  Sleeps up to 6 (2 bedrooms plus a study with a sofa bed).

Kindly donated by: Carol Klimek

Value: $4000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Available September 22-29, 2018, January 5-12, 2019 or June 8-15, 2019.  No smoking, no pets.  Contact owner for booking.


P12      Boulder, Colorado Mountain Retreat for 12

Five-night stay in a ranch-style mountain home includes five bedrooms and three baths (sleeps 12).  Three thousand feet above Boulder in the charming town of Nederland.  Near Eldora ski area and beautiful mountain summer trails.

Kindly donated by: Anonymous

Value: $1500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Based on availability. Dates mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Must be used by April 30, 2019. No smoking. No pets


P38      The Seagate Hotel & Spa, Delray, Florida & Spa Services

Escape to luxury and leisure in the charming boutique hotel, The Seagate Hotel & Spa. Here you will find the beauty of the beach meets the sophistication of the city. The hotel, located on Delray Beach’s famed Atlantic Avenue, offers a spa, fitness center, along with exclusive privileges at the Seagate Beach Club and Country Club. This three day, two night stay will have you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated

Kindly donated by: The Seagate Hotel & Spa

Value: $1200
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Subject to blackout dates. Reservations are required one week in advance and are based on availability


B08      South Seas Island Resort – Captiva, Florida for Two
Enjoy your Sanibel Island escape – 3 days/2 nights for two in the exclusive South Seas Island Resort overlooking the Gulf of Mexico on their 2.5 miles of beautiful beach.  You have your choice of staying in a Harbourside Hotel room or a 1-bedroom villa.

Kindly donated by: South Seas Island Resort

Value: $600
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Subject to resort’s availability.  Must be used by April 30, 2019.

Travel Abroad

P02      West Indies Caribbean Get Away for Two

This package for two includes a two-night stay at Rose Cottage in serene St. Vincent followed by a one-week stay at the Sugarapple Inn in nearby Bequia, renowned for its unsullied beauty.  You’ll fall in love with the hills and harbors of this beautiful island. The Sugarapple Inn overlooks picturesque Friendship Bay. This unique package includes four dinners with wine at the one and only Mac’s on the waterfront. Also included is a day sail on board the local schooner Friendship Rose to either Mustique or the Tobago Cays Marine Park.

Kindly donated by: Tippi Punnett, Mac’s, Friendship Rose Caribbean Schooner Ltd. and Sugarapple Inn.

Value: $3100
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Limited to stays between June 15, 2018 and December 15, 2018.    Cruise dates available from mid November onwards.  See on-line sailing calendar www.friendshiprose.com


P04      African Safari Experience for Two 

It’s the vacation of a lifetime – a true African Safari experience. This trip includes six days and six nights lodging at the Heritage Safari Lodge/Tented Camp in the heart of Zulu land and St. Lucia/Sodwana Bay Marina Reserve – one of the richest wildlife conservations regions in Africa.  Also included are three delicious meals prepared daily by international chefs and 2 daily open Land Rover trips with experienced guides on the Zulu Nyala Game Reserve.

Kindly donated by: Trevor Shaw, Owner & Zulu Nyala Group

Value: $5950
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Reservations to be booked by the winning bidder through the Zulu Nyala Group.  This pacakage in non-transferable and non- refundable.  Air fare and gratuity not included.  Must be used within 2 years of purchase. Minimum Bid $2500.


P09      Harbour Island, Bahamas for Four to Six 

Indulge yourself for a week in the Bahamas at Miss Lena’s. Built in 1797, Miss Lena’s is one of the most gracious residences in Harbour Island’s historic district. Unique in design this house offers a spacious integrated living and dining area that opens onto the covered veranda with views of the verdant garden and historic waterfront. There is one bedroom on the first floor with ensuite bathroom.  A second bedroom with ensuite bathroom and master bedroom are on the second floor. The master offers panoramic harbor views and access to an upper veranda with a shaded gazebo. Accommodations are ideal for 4-6  . Includes Wi-Fi, cable, washer/dryer, outdoor shower and maid service.

Kindly donated by: Toby and Mary Dunn

Value: $3000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Please note the cottage is for sale. If the cottage is sold before winning bidder uses the cottage, High Hopes will refund the winning bidder in full. One week stay (Saturday to Saturday occupancy) for dates mutually agreed upon by the winning bidder and donor, please call for available dates. No smoking, no pets, no children. Available for Christmas / New Years, March and May. Unavailable November, Early December, and January, February and April. Must be used by June 1, 2019.


P28      Panama Boquete Mountain Resort for Six to Eight 

Enjoy seven nights in the prestigious gated resort community of Valle Escondida near Boquete, just one hour by air from Panama City.  This townhouse sleeps six comfortably and had additional sofabed sleeping for two.  The perfect get away for nature lovers.  Resort amenities include spa, pool, golf course and restaurants.

Kindly donated by: The Aleman Alcedo Family

Value: $3000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Dates to be mutally agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Provide head count prior to arrival. Property available except for October 30 – November 15, 2018, New Years and Easter, – based on availability.  No smoking, no pets.  Must be used by June 1, 2019.


P29      Panama Beachside Home for up to Eight 

Spend five nights relaxing beachside with family or friends at this four bedroom, five baths House in the Punta Barco Resort, Panama, just one hour away from Panama City.  Included is a jacuzzi, pool and barbecue area. Ten minute walk to one of Panama’s best beaches which includes a private beach club with restaurants and tennis courts.

Kindly donated by: The Aleman Alcedo Family

Value: $2000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Dates to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Arrival on Sunday and depart on a Friday.  This is for a five-night stay. Provide head count prior to arrival. Property available except for October 30 – November 15, 2018, New Years, February  7-21, 2019 and Easter – based on availability.  No smoking, no pets.  Must be used by June 1, 2019.


 

Culture

P13      Sante Fe Opera Package

This is a unique chance for two to hear the amazing operatic sounds of the world-renown Sante Fe Opera at the Sante Fe Opera house during the summer season with accommodation for two in historic Santa Fe included.

Kindly donated by: Santa Fe Opera

Value: $780
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Redeem tickets by submitting 2018 Winner Form. Forms must be received at least 3 weeks prior to the performance to ensure availability.


P32      Mohegan Sun Concert, Dining and Overnight

Enjoy a one-night stay that the Mohegan Sun, a $300 gift certificate at The Bar Americain – AND two tickets to a concert of your choice!

Kindly donated by: Mohegan Sun

Value: $600
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Must be used by May 1, 2019.  Hotel room and concert tickets based on availability – contact Terry Morton.


P36      Broadway VIP Backstage Tickets, Dinner, and a One-Night Stay for Two 

Your choice of 2 tickets to Broadway sensations Lion King, Book of Mormon or Kinky Boots with an exclusive backstage tour.  Plus an overnight stay in a nearby executive apartment.  Includes a $100 gift certificate to the Capital Grille.

Kindly donated by: Dolan & Dolan Lawyers;  Alternate Business Housing – Frank Laufer; Capital Grille

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Dates mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.


P19      D&D Building in NYC – Private Tour for Four 

Spend an afternoon at the D&D Building with Old Lyme interior designers Rosemarie Padovano and Hannah Childs.  Learn trade secrets and design tips from representatives in four exclusive showrooms.  From 1:00 – 5:00 pm – cocktails to follow.

Kindly donated by: Artemisia Inc. – Rosemarie Padovano and Hanhah Childs Interior Design – Hannah Childs

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Date to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Tour not to exceed 4 hours.  Must be used by April 30, 2018.


B12      Goodspeed Musicals & Gelston House Dining for Two
Take a trip to East Haddam to the Goodspeed Opera House and enjoy a top class performance of Oliver with dinner at the Gelston House.

Kindly donated by: Goodspeed Opera House and the Gelston House Package

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Tickets to be used June 29 – September 8, 2018.


B14      The Kate Tickets & Penny Lane Pub Dining for Two
Enjoy dinner for two at Penny Lane Pub in Old Saybrook followed by a performance of “All My Exes Live in Texas” at The Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center.  Tickets are for June 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Kindly donated by: The Kate and Penny Lane Pub

Value: $120
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: To be used for the June 21, 2018 performance.


B21      Ivoryton Playhouse & Bee and Thistle Inn Dining for Two
A $100 gift certificate to the Ivoryton Playhouse to be used for any performance coupled with a dining experience at the Bee & Thistle Inn in Old Lyme with a gift certificate of $150.

Kindly donated by: Ivoryton Playhouse and the Bee & Thistle Inn

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Gift certificate to the Bee and Thistle Inn must be used by December 31, 2018.


B52      Mystic Seaport and Captain Daniel Packer Inne Dining for Four
Experience historic Mystic Seaport with two 1-day guest passes and enjoy lunch at the Captain Daniel Packer Inne with a gift certificate for two dinner entrees.

Kindly donated by: Mystic Seaport

Value: $175
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must be used by June 8, 2019


B86      Two Musical Masterworks Concerts for Two Guests and Dinner with the Artists
Two tickets to the opening concert fo Musical Masterworks featuring Ehnes Quartet on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 5 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, followed by dinner with the artists at a board member’s home.  And two tickets MMModern on Friday, November 9, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. featuring Quinteto Latino. Venue to be announced.

Kindly donated by: Musical Masterworks

Value: $160
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges on tickets.


B92      Essex Winter Series for Two
Enjoy 2 subscriptions to the 2019 Season of the Essex Winter Series which includes 4 concerts.  Dates of concerts: Jan.13, Feb. 17, Mar.17, and April 7, 2019.  All concerts begin at 3:00 p.m.

Kindly donated by: Essex Winter Series

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges.


B97      Audrain Automobile Museum of Newport Curator Tour for Four
“More of an Art Museum than a Car Museum,” the Audrain celebrates the Machine Age, when art and automobiles came together.  The museum takes pride in its ability to display automobiles from 1899 to modern day. A unique experience for the car enthusiast.

Kindly donated by: Audrain Museum of Newport

Value: $175
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Private tour with Curator David de Muzzio. Mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor. Four Museum admission passes and select merchandise included.


 

Sport

B99      Boston Celtics VIP Experience

Loge seats to a Boston Celtics home game during the 2018-2019 season.

Kindly donated by: NBC Sports Group

Value: $300
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Return voucher by November 1, 2018.


SOLD P26      Patriots vs. the Dolphins – Two Skybox Tickets

Two tickets for Patriots vs. Dolphins September 30, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Gillette Stadium in a shared skybox.  Includes on-field access to the Partiots and a parking pass.  This is not to be missed!

Kindly donated by: Richard Small – Locke Lord, LLC

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: No exchanges.


B56      Red Sox vs. Angels Tickets for Two
Two box seat tickets for the Red Sox vs. Angels game on June 26, 2018, at Fenway Park with a 7:10 p.m. start.

Kindly donated by: Linda and John Carlin

Value: $300
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges


B74      CT Sun Tickets and Dining at Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse
Sit by the coaches and players at a CT Sun’s basketball game with two amazing seats floor seats. Then treat yourself to dinner at Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse with a $200 gift certificate.

Kindly donated by: Carol & Charles Warner and Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse

Value: $600
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Dates to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  For the 2018 – 2019 season. 


B87      Mets vs. Nationals for Two
Mets vs. the Nationals – July 12, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Section 113, row 24 at City Field.  Included is a baseball signed by infielder Wilmer Flores.

Kindly donated by: Reilly Associates – Sandy Reilly

Value: $175
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges.


 

Wine, Dine & Stay

P14      Ocean House Private Dinner for Six  

Dinner for six at the historic Ocean House Resort in Watch Hill, Rhode Island. This private dining experience in the Ocean House Center for Wine and Culinary Arts includes a distinct menu selected and prepared by their Executive Chef and enhanced with wine pairings personally selected by their Wine Director.

Kindly donated by: The Ocean House

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Valid November – April 2019, based on availability.  Holidays excluded.  Must be used by April 30, 2019.


BUY NOW! P15      Thai Dinner overlooking Lord Creek for Ten  

Enjoy a unique Thai culinary experience and specialty cocktails overlooking Lord Creek at the gracious home of Barbara Willkens & Wilhelm Meya with co-hosts Cheryl and Mitch Heffernan.

Kindly donated by: Barbara Willkens, Wilhelm Meya, Cheryl & Mitch Heffernan

Value: $1500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Date to be mutally agreed upon between winning  bidder and donor.  Must be used by November 15, 2018.


BUY NOW! P16      Spanish Night of Music and Tapas

Dine on Spanish tapas while listening to the music of Barcelona, a Spanish fusion band.  This event takes place in the outdoor gardens  at the gracious home of Robin Schonberger on the Lieutenant River in Old Lyme beginning at 5:30 p.m.   Event date:  Sunday July 22, 2018.  Rain date: Monday July 23, 2018. Limited to the first 75 to sign up.

Kindly donated by: Barcelona and Robin Schonberger

Value: $100 per person
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms:


P03      North Fork  “Lux” Wine Tour

An insider’s view of two beautiful vineyards, on Long Island via luxury limousine.  Sample 3-5 wines per vineyard.  This 5-8 hour tour includes tastings and gourmet boxed lunch for 8 lucky wine connoisseurs.

Kindly donated by: North Fork Wine Tours

Value: $1,100
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Excludes Saturdays. Must be used by June 1st, 2019.


P17      Cocktail Party at the Ballard’s

Enjoy the sunset overlooking Lord’s Creek in Lyme while enjoying your favorite cocktail. In addition, enjoy delicious cheeses from the  Centerbrook Cheese shop.  Date October 14, 2018. For the first 24 to sign up.

Kindly donated by: Dr. Robert & Mrs. Barbara Ballard and the Centerbrook Cheese Shop

Value: $50 per person
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms:


P22      Pizza Party for 40 at Your House

No preparation needed! Just invite 40 of your closest friends and partake in a pizza party featuring a variety of authentic, wood-fired pizza, using fresh, natural, quality ingredients prepared by The Rolling Tomato, a local pizza truck. Included in this package is a combined case of red and white Italian wine.

Kindly donated by: The Rolling Tomato and Seaside Wine & Spirits

Value: $800
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Book on website www.rollingtomato.com; mention that you were the successful bidder at the High Hopes event.  Must be used by April 30, 2019.


BUY NOW! P27      Hayden’s Point – Evening of Music on the Connecticut River

Enjoy the panoramic views of the Connecticut River at Dorinda and Mark Winkleman’s beautiful estate on Hayden’s Point in Essex.  Enjoy cocktails, hors-d’oeuvres, a gourmet boxed dinner, and desserts all while listening to the glorious music of The New Consort.  Since 2014 The New Consort has made musical variety a staple in their repertoire of acapella music. $125 per person.

Kindly donated by: Dorinda & Mark Winkelman, Coffee’s Country Market & Catering, High Hopes Therapeutic Riding

Value: $125 per person
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms: Limited to the first 125 to sign up.  Date is August 25, 2018 with a rain date of August 26, 2018.


 P30      Lobster Dinner for 12 at Cove Landing Marina

Enjoy a traditional lobster bake with all the fixings for 12 served dockside at Cove Landing Marina on Hamburg Cove.

Kindly donated by: Liz and Brendan Adams and Cove Landing Marina

Value: $1200
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Date of dinner to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Must be used by October 1, 2018


B81      Chamard Package – Tour, Wine Tasting, Wine Making & Fine Dining
Experience a private, guided tour of Chamard’s 20-acre facility.  You’ll learn about winemaking and finish the tour in the tasting room where you will sip on Chamard’s award-winning Estate Reserve wines.

Kindly donated by: Chamard Vineyards

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Tour and times subject to availability. When contacting Claire Carey please specify this tour and tasting was won at High Hopes.  Must be used by May 1, 2019.


 

For Him & Her

B03      Faces’ Beauty Package
Patti Davidson, owner of Faces Aesthetics-Skincare of Old Lyme, will personally administer two rejuvenating European facials and recommend a regimen for your healthy skin care.

Kindly donated by: Faces Aesthetics-Skincare, LLC

Value: $150
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must be used by April 30, 2019. 


B05      At-Home Pampering  – Yoga and Massage
Treat yourself to a 90-minute in-home yoga session followed by a 2 hour in-home massage. All for you or someone you love.

Kindly donated by: Christine Booker and Marty Whittle

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Date to be mutally agreed upon between winning bidder and donors. Must be within 25 miles of Clinton, CT and used by March 1, 2019.


B19      Beer Tastings – Branford, Middletown and Old Lyme
Enjoy three beer experiences!  A tour of Branford’s Stone Creek Brewery and beer tasting for ten; two cases of craft beer, a $50 gift certificate to Lenny’s on the Beach in Old Lyme with a growler to fill during your next trip to Lenny’s and $100 gift certificate to Eli Cannons Tap Room in Middletown.

Kindly donated by: Soundview Brewing Company – Lenny Corto,  Stone Creek Brewery, and Eli Cannons Tap Room

Value: $380
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B20      Charlotte Meyer Custom Necklace
A one-of-a-kind stunning summer necklace by local artisan jewelry designer Charlotte Meyer.

Kindly donated by: Charlotte Meyer Design

Value: $185
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B22      Courtland Park Fashion in Cashmere
Cashmere is always in style as well as practical for chilly summer evenings.  This is a must have wardrobe item!

Kindly donated by: Courtland Park

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges


P23      “Adopt” Candy the Horse

Adopt SWEET Candy a High Hopes therapy horse.  With a super sweet personality and beautiful markings Candy is a High Hopes superstar.  She is a Clydesdale/Hackney cross mare at 15.2 hands tall, born in 1995.

Kindly donated by: High Hopes Therapeutic Riding

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B25      Alicia Winalski Custom Design
Owner/designer Alicia Winalski has been designing jewelry for over 20 years in her Old Saybrook store where she delights in assisting her customers to choose pieces that express their own personalities.

Kindly donated by: Alicia Winalski

Value: $350
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B32      Reptile Sunglasses
Reptile “Rabica”  Polarized Sunglasses with anti-glare coating.

Kindly donated by: Thames Optical at Thames Eye Group

Value: $290
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B43      Rob Rivers Salon & Spa Gift Certificate
Use this gift certificate for a variety of salon services at either of the Rob Rivers locations.

Kindly donated by: Rob Rivers Salon & Spa

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Voucher must be presented at time of service. Not responsible for a lost voucher.


B44      Lauren Caldwell Designer Necklace
Local jewelry designer Lauren Caldwell has created this unique necklace specifically for High Hopes.  An amazing statement piece.

Kindly donated by: Lauren Caldwell Design

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B47      Leather Handbag from Chester’s Blackkat Leather
This beautiful chestnut brown hand-crafted handbag with solid brass hardware is a welcomed addition to your wardrobe.

Kindly donated by: Blackkat Leather

Value: $230
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B55      MM. LaFleur Gift Certificate
A personal on-line clothing stylist will assist you in choosing a wardrobe perfect for you.  Looking for something special, look no further!

Kindly donated by: MM. La Fleur

Value: $500
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Must contact by email to redeem gift certificate.


B57      Pearl Necklace
This 20-inch necklace features freshwater pearls, aquamarine semi-precious beads and sterling clasp.

Kindly donated by: M Pearl, LLC

Value: $75
Bid Increments: $10
Terms: No exchanges


B59      Salon & Spa Day in Old Lyme
Relax at Salon Pure while you treat yourself to a color/cut/glaze hair treatment.  Included is a gift bag of Moroccan Oil products. Also includes is a gift certificate for a hydrating body scrub and sunless tanning application to Vitatily Spa and Wellness along with an 8 oz bottle of Tan Physics Sunless Tanner.

Kindly donated by: Vitality Spa & Wellness and Salon Pure

Value: $375
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must schedule an appointment and bring voucher.


B60      Grace Boutique and the French Hen Accessories
Fashion forward Grace Boutique and The French Hen goodies include tasseled earrings, a pastel scarf, $50 gift certificate for your shopping pleasure at Grace and a delightful Mariposa frame.

Kindly donated by: Grace Boutique and The French Hen

Value: $170
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B62      Ray Ban Sunglasses
These Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses are a classic that never goes out of style.

Kindly donated by: Cartier Optical, Inc.

Value: $150
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B67      Aspen Restaurant and Saybrook Country Barn Gift Certificate
Shop at the Saybrook Country Barn for fashionable casual attire or your favorite household item with a $200 gift certificate.  Then wine and dine next door at Aspen with your $100 gift certificate.

Kindly donated by: Aspen Restaurant and Saybrook Country Barn

Value: $300
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must be used by May 1, 2019.


B78      Mike’s Famous Gift Basket

 

Kindly donated by: Mike’s Famous

 

Value: $
Bid Increments: $
Terms:


B82      Luxury Tote – Large Enough for Your Notebook Computer
This elegant leather tote is designed specifically for the woman on the go.  Designed to fit your computer/notebook up to 15.6″.

Kindly donated by: Women in Business

Value: $150
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B83      Lori Warner Gallery & Swoon Gallery Curated Pieces
Decorative items from Chester’s artisan boutique – The Lori Warner Gallery & Swoon Boutique.

Kindly donated by: Lori Warner Gallery & Swoon Gallery

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B93      Allagash Canoe
We thought this review couldn’t have said it better about this canoe, but note the one offered in our auction is only very gently used, “This is a big plastic tub. It is essentially bulletproof. It is extremely seaworthy. I don’t know if it is possible to capsize it. It can haul all the gear that you can fit into it.

Kindly donated by: George Mayer

Value: $600
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: This canoe is gently used. No returns and no exchanges.


B96      Ann Lightfoot Necklace
Make a fashion statement with this handmade necklace by local jewelry designer Ann Lightfoot.  Her artful pieces are inspired from raw and delicate natural materials and are a must-have fashion accessory.

Kindly donated by: Ann Lightfoot Design

Value: $
Bid Increments: $
Terms:


B88      Anna Lennard Portrait Photography 

One hour outdoor portrait session for individual or family. Includes $200 credit towards prints. Ideal for individuals, families or pets.

Terms:

Must be used by June 1, 2019. Location to be mutually agreed upon by winning bidder and donor.

Kindly donated by: Anna Lennard Portrait Photography

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Must be used by June 1, 2019.  Location to be mutually agreed upon by winner bidder and donor.


B98      Hand-Knit Alpaca Sweater
A wonderfully soft and warm sweater – hand knit from the alpacas at Killingworth’s New England alpaca farm.

Kindly donated by: New England Alpacas

Value: $215
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: No exchanges.


B75      Mystery Box
Everyone loves a surprise! Just imagine what might be in the Mystery Box…fine dining, a vineyard and brewery tour, ladies clutch and fine jewelry, Connecticut River Museum membership, some yoga and fitness, tour at the historic Mystic Seaport, good summer reading perhaps and more! Win this and find out!

Kindly donated by: Blissworks Yoga & Healing Arts, Cookoo’s Nest, Connecticut River Museum, Foodworks, Funktion Fitness, Joy Ruskin Hanes Appraisals, La Belle Aurore, Women In Business, Scoops, Stony Creek Brewery and Sunset Hill Vineyard.

Value: $it’s a mystery
Bid Increments: $20
Terms:


B103      Dog Training by Cody 

Two hours of dog training with you and your dog plus a one-hour pack walk with 1 -3 dogs depending on your dog’s needs.

Terms:

Dog trainer has the right to adapt the services based on the dog’s needs.

Kindly donated by: Dog Training by Cody

Value: $200
Bid Increments: $25


 

Décor

B38      Howard Margules Horse Photograph
Framed archival photographic print of Hummer, a beloved member of the High Hopes herd.

Kindly donated by: Howard Margules

Value: $225
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B61      Barry Elz Original Oil Painting
Original oil painting, ”Whalebone Cove” depicts the view of Whalebone Cove from Joshuatown Road.  Showcased in a 24-carat gold leafed frame, this scenic landscape is sure to make a statement in any room.

Kindly donated by: Susan & Humphrey Tyler

Value: $4000
Bid Increments: $200
Terms:


B68      Antique French Orignal Watercolor
Spectacular antique botanical French watercolor encased in a gilded gold frame. Featured is a classic arrangement of peonies with an enchanting butterfly. A beautiful addition to your home.

Kindly donated by: Anonymous

Value: $4800
Bid Increments: $200
Terms:


B95      Handmade Textile Basket
Handmade blue textile basket by Westbrook artist Annie Chittenden

Kindly donated by: Annie Chittenden

Value: $75
Bid Increments: $10
Terms:


B04      Underwater Ocean Photograph
Underwater ocean photograph from Fiji.  Using the process of dye-sublimation the photo is transferred onto aluminum.  A perfect addition for your home.

Kindly donated by: David Delbiondo

Value: $150
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B23      Bing Monoprint Wind from Behind
This mono print is a unique and one-of-a-kind local artrist Bing. In this print, the shadings and colors have been drawn and painted on separate plates. Then, together with the paper, each plate is run through a press to form the resulting image.

Kindly donated by: Marian Bingham

Value: $1500
Bid Increments: $200
Terms:


B24      Anne Gaffey Art Work
Anne Gaffey’s warm and engaging original giclee print “Healing Heart” is one you will love for a lifetime.  Signed, limited edition.

Kindly donated by: Anne Gaffey Art

Value: $450
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B26      Pillows by Luxury Design House Artemesia, Inc.
Two hand-woven silk velvet Ikat pillows from luxury goods purveyor Artemisia Inc, of Old Lyme.

Kindly donated by: Artemisia Inc. – Rosemarie Padovano

Value: $500
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B28      Kim Tyler Photography Portrait Session
A child’s portrait session photographed on location. Includes one 8”x10” print.

Kindly donated by: Kim Tyler Photography

Value: $350
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Subject to photographer’s availability.  Schedule early.  Must be used by April 30, 2018.


B29      Belouch Saddle Bag from Kebabian’s
This antique Belouch saddle bag from southern Afghanistan has a hand-knotted face and flat woven back.  This captivating bag in gorgeous colors is adorned with fluffy tassels and shells.

Kindly donated by: Kebabian’s Oreintal Rug Gallery

Value: $425
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B42      Handturned Wooden Bowl
Carved from a cedar tree in Old Lyme, local crafter Alan Todd creates another one of his masterpieces.  This hand turned bowl will be a show stopper at your next dinner party.  The artist will inscribe the bowl fo rate winning bidder.

Kindly donated by: Alan & Sky Todd

Value: $500
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B45      Baby Quilt Designed for High Hopes
Custom designed baby quilt by Fern Leslie Studio created, especially for High Hopes. A special treat for your little one.

Kindly donated by: Fern Leslie Studio

Value: $130
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B46      300 Daffodil Bulbs Planted For You
Enjoy beautiful daffodil blooms next spring!  The Novak Brothers will arrive at your home with smiles, trowels, and 300 daffodil bulbs.  They will do the planting this fall while you enjoy the fruits of their labor next spring.

Kindly donated by: Novak Brothers Landscaping, LLC

Value: $500
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Three weeks notice must be given for scheduling.  Planting no later than November 1, 2018.


B49      Austrian Loden Wool Blanket & Austrian Wine
This beautiful blanket was made at the Leichtfried factory in the rolling hills of  Zeltweg, Austria.  Cuddle up in this blanket while enjoying a glass of Gruner Veltliner, the famous Austrian wine.

Kindly donated by: Karin Leichtfried

Value: $300
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B51      E.F. Watermelon  – Hostess Gift Collection
A handblown glass bowl by Simon Pearce coupled with fine chocolates makes a perfect hostess gift or enjoy it yourself!  Also included is a $100 gift certificate to the beautiful shop of E.F. Watermelon in historic Old Lyme.

Kindly donated by: E. F. Watermelom

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B53      Custom Made Glass Serving Bowls & Gift Certificates to two Old Lyme Ice Cream Shops
This set of colorful glass bowls will be a beautiful addition to your dining table. Perhaps serve up some ice cream with the gift certificates included in this package.

Kindly donated by: Chevy Chase Glass Studio, the Old Lyme Ice Cream Shop, Salem Ice Cream and Scoops

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B54      Tuffets by Tululia
This colorful “Tuffet by Tululia” was created with vintage Marimekko fabrics with the June High Hopes Benefit in mind.

Kindly donated by: Anonymous

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B65      Amelie Michel French Linens
These beautiful Amelie Michel French table linens are perfect for elegant and casual entertaining.

Kindly donated by: Amelie Michel, LLC

Value: $150
Bid Increments: $25
Terms:


B69      Gene Speck Original Art Work
Oil painting by Western artist Gene Speck. Guided framed scene of a prairie ranch.

Kindly donated by: Anonymous

Value: $3750
Bid Increments: $200
Terms:


B71      Gardener’s Package
A wheelbarrow full of garden essentials including a $300 gift certificate for Perennials from Judge’s Farm in Old Lyme, books and more.

Kindly donated by: Judges Farm, Robin Schonberger, Cash True Value

Value: $750
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:
Perennials must be collected by September 1st


B72      Large Orchid
This delicate and graceful ornamental orchid will be a beautiful accent to your home.

Kindly donated by: Artison Floral Boutique, NYC

Value: $75
Bid Increments: $10
Terms:


B73      Painter for a Day
Give your house a makeover! Fitzgerald Painters will send professional painters to spend a full day at your home.  Included is a $100 gift certificate for paint at Laysville Hardware of Old Lyme.

Kindly donated by: Fitzgerald Painting, Inc. and Laysville Hardware

Value: $600
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Materials not included by Fitzgerald Paintintg. Redeemable after September 4, 2018.  Must be used by May 30, 2019.


B77      Custom Pet Portrait from Your Photo
A custom portrait of your favorite pet by North Haven artist Johanne Mangi. This life-like painting created from your photographs will be a loving reminder of your beloved pet.

Kindly donated by: Johanne Mangi

Value: $950
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Image to be created from winning bidder’s 8 – 10 photos.  Opportunity to approve the initial design.  The piece to measure 8″ by 10.”  Must be used by May 1, 2018.


B80      Mini Orchids
There is nothing more beautiful than an orchid in bloom. Take home 1, 2 or even 3 of the orchids on display at the boutique table and immediately add beauty to any room in your home.

Kindly donated by: Ariston Floral Boutique, NYC

Value: $10 per plant
Bid Increments: $N/A
Terms: High Hopes is not responsible for plants not taken home on the night of the event.


 

 

Recreation

P05      Off-Road Training Session for Four 

Over the hills, through the woods and streams of Hadlyme, you and three friends will experince an exhilarating ride unlike any other with Overland Experts on their off-road mobility training course.

Kindly donated by: Overland Experts

Value: $1350
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: One month notice required.  For up to 4 individuals.  Must be used by June 2, 2019.


B07      Country Day School Camp in Madison
The Country Day School Summer Fun Learning camp in Madison, CT for your child in grades 1-3.  Located on the 23-acre campus, your child will enjoy one week of enriched summer bliss!

Kindly donated by: The Country Day School

Value: $200
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Camps run from June 18 – July 31, 2018. Camp is for one week during these dates.


P18      Brunch Cruise on Seldon Creek & Hamburg Cove for Six 

Relax and unwind with a three-hour tour of Hamburg Cove, the CT River and Selden’s Creek for six on The Two Bouys. Enjoy a catered brunch while sipping on Bloody Mary’s and mimosas.

Kindly donated by: Peter Evankow & Anthony Moir

Value: $750
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Saturday or Sunday to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidder and donor.  Weather permitting.  Must be used by October 15, 2018.


P21      Brewer Yacht Yards – 2 Night Dock Slip

Choose from one of Brewer’s 30 marinas for a two night dock slip and appreciate the many amenities they have to offer.

Kindly donated by: Brewer Yacht Yards

Value: $500
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: May be used at any one of the Brewer Yacht Yards marinas.  Subject to availability.  Contact desired boatyard in advance to confirm reservation. Must be used by May 30, 2019


P24      Striper Snax Sport Fishing Charter

Have fun on a five-hour sport fishing excursion out of Niantic, CT for three.  Rods, tackle and bait are included BYO cooler for taking home your catch.

Kindly donated by: Striper Snax Fishing Chaters

Value: $450
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Dates to be mutually agreed upon by the winning bidder and donor.  Weather permitting.  Must be used by October 1, 2018. Children under 12 must provide own personal life vest.


P31      Saltwater Fishing  for Two with Dr. Robert Ballard & Jeff Ridgway

Spend a rewarding four hours fishing, cruising, and exploring on Long Island Sound with Dr. Robert Ballard and Jeff Ridgway on board Jeff’s 28’ Boston Whaler “Limin’”.  Food and beverages included.  Limited to two.

Kindly donated by: Dr. Robert Ballard and Jeff Ridgway

Value: $Priceless
Bid Increments: $200
Terms: Dates to be mutally agreed upon between winning bidder and donor from July to October 15, 2018.  Weather permiting.  Must be used by October 15, 2018.  Food and beverage included.


P35      Lake of Isles Golfing for Four

Enjoy 18 holes of golf for four plus carts and range balls at Lake of Isles.  Include four entrees at Matches Tavern.

Kindly donated by: Lake of Isles

Value: $650
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Call 7-days in advance for tee time. valid Monday – Wednesday.  Must be used by November 30, 2018.


B10      Fitness Boot Camp for Six at Your Home
Power through one week of fitness classes with five of your friends.  These daily, 1-hour workouts in your home with personal trainer Steve LoMonaco culminates in a celebratory dinner also at your home.

Kindly donated by: Steve LoMonaco

Value: $1200
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Must be used by April 30, 2019.


B16      Fit Focused 6-week Personal Training Package
Get in shape for summer with a comprehensive fitness assessment and a six-week personal training package with Lyme’s fitness expert Allison Duxbury.  You will be amazed at what Allison can help you achieve!

Kindly donated by: Fit Focused – Allison Duxbury

Value: $900
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Dates mutually agreed upon between the winning bidder and the donor.  Must be used by April 2019.


B30      Revitalize Pilates Classes
Experience three private Pilates equipment sessions in Revitalize Pilates Old Lyme Studio.

Kindly donated by: Revitalize Pilates

Value: $225
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must be used by December 31, 2018.


B31      Old Lyme Country Club Golf for Four
Old Lyme Country Club for four, including golf carts and lunch.

Kindly donated by: Old Lyme Country Club

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: Must be used by November 1, 2018.  Please call for tee times.


B35      Scenic Tour by Air of the Connecticut River
Enjoy a 1-hour scenic tour in a 2012 Beechcraft Baron twin-engine airplane.  Your experienced pilot of 29 years will take you and up to four passengers on a tour of the Connecticut River to Long Island Sound.  Departs from Brainard Hartford Airport.

Kindly donated by: Greg Castanza

Value: $750
Bid Increments: $100
Terms: Dates to be mutually agreed upon by the winning bidder and donor.  Weather permitting. Must be used by May 30, 2019.


B36      Anytime Fitness Workout Package
A 3-month membership and three 30 minutes personal training sessions at Anytime Fitness in either of their locations: Niantic or Salem.

Kindly donated by: Anytime Fitness

Value: $240
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Must be redeemed by September 1, 2018.


B39      Black Hall Outfitters Excursion for Two
A 4-hour excursion for two on the Black Hall River, either on stand-up paddle boards or kayaks.

Kindly donated by: Black Hall Outfitters

Value: $120
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Only to be used for kayak/SUP rental. No cash value.


B41      Camp Claire Day Camp in Lyme
Treat your child to a week of day camp at Camp Claire, an old-fashioned summer camp that overlooks Hamburg Cove in Lyme, CT.  Girls and boys ages 6 – 14 can participate in water sports, arts and crafts, low ropes and other creative classes.

Kindly donated by: Camp Claire

Value: $475
Bid Increments: $50
Terms:


B50      Blackledge Country Club Golf Outing for Four
Play 18 holes of championship golf for four with a golf cart, at the beautiful Blackledge Country Club in Hebron, CT.  Includes a $50 voucher at  Blackledge River Tavern.  Also included is a Scottish golf decanter set.

Kindly donated by: Blackledge Country Club and Trellis

Value: $350
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Coordinate with pro-shop to ensure availability of the course.  Proper golf attire required.  Must be used by November 30, 2018.


B58      Newport Polo for 10 with Pasta Vita Picnic
Enjoy ten general admission tickets to the 2018 Newport International Polo Series and a $100 gift certificate to Pasta Vita for all of your picnic essentials.

Kindly donated by: Newport Polo and Pasta Vita

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $
Terms: Matches are every Saturday, June – September 2018.  Tickets must be requested in advance from the Polo office.


B64      Jul Yoga – One Month Unlimited Classes
Treat yourself to one month of unlimited yoga at Jul Yoga in East Haddam.

Kindly donated by: Jul Yoga

Value: $225
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Mutually agreed upon date with winning bidder and donor.  Must be used by April 30, 2019.


B70      High Hopes Summer Day Camp for Kids – One Week
Summertime is the perfect time for kids to come “horse around” at High Hopes. Get an introduction to horses on the ground and in the saddle, make new friends and have lots of fun!

Kindly donated by: High Hopes Therapeutic Riding

Value: $400
Bid Increments: $50
Terms: The week of July 30-August, 2018. 2 Monday – Thursday, 9am – 1pm. Children 4-12 years old.


B94      Yoga Retreat in Lyme for Four
Private yoga lessons and overnight for four in the serene vista of Lyme.

Kindly donated by: Red Barn Yoga

Value: $250
Bid Increments: $25
Terms: Available Sunday through Thursday.  Date to be mutually agreed upon between winning bidding and donor. No smoking.