A peek at a few auction items
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Item # 3 Charlie's Art

Value: $200,
Starting Bid: $100,
two 12"x15" paintings Acrylic and gold leaf on Ugandan bark cloth.
Donated by: Charlie and Betty Laliberte

Item # 8 Ugandan wood table & tripod

Value: $200, Starting Bid: $100,
hand carved wooden table & tripod from Uganda on tripod. H 16.5" Diameter 18.5".
Donated by: Nan Shorey

Item # 14 Patriotic table runner

Value: $40, Starting Bid: $20,
Fabric table runner.
Donated by: Joelle Soefker

Item # 11 Pirate basket - HoHoHo and bottle of Rum

Value: $60, Starting Bid: $30,
Top quality Papa's Pilar 24 Solera Blended Dark Rum, with six-packs of coca cola and Seagram’s Ginger ale. Play the pirate's part with eyepatch, flag, parrot, sword and pieces of eight. Donated by: Mark & Sue Dyer

Item #18 Reiki session with Nancy Hoel

Value $75 starting at $40
Reiki is a natural hands-on healing art using energy to help a person activate and enhance their innate healing ability. Reiki loosens blocked energy on physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual levels. A Reiki session brings about deep relaxation and a sense of well-being. Plan for a 1.5 hour session. Donated by: Nancy Hoel

Item # 4 Ugandan Bowl

Value: $100, Starting Bid: $50, Hand carved wood. Purchased at African Craft Market Buganda Rd, Kampala Jan 2019. Donated by: Charlie and Betty Laliberte

Item # 12 Ceramic & Fused Glass Platter

Value: $80, Starting Bid: $40, handmade ceramic and fused glass platter by John Nester - 12" diameter. Donated by: John Nester


Item # 13 Oil painting BLUE DUNE by Ed Rebek

Value: $1,200, Starting Bid: $375, Oil on Canvas 22" x 22" in contemporary silver canvas floater frame. Donated by: Ed Rebek


Item # Pearl in a Box

Drop Earrings, Value: $120, Starting Bid: $60, Sterling Sliver earrings with pearls. Donated by: Aleksandra Vali


Silent Auction Items

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You my use the online bidding to place bids if you are not attending the Gala.

Rules for online bidding:

  1. All bids must be sent to:

  2. Please state the number and the name of the silent auction item.

  3. Please state your starting bid and the maximum bid. We will have a person there to increase your bid by increments on the bid sheet till your max bid is met.

  4. Please put your Name, Phone Number and Address on the email.

  5. Only the contents of a basket will be shipped/delivered at no cost to the winner. Baskets will not be shipped.

  6. Email Bids NO LATER then April 30, 2019.

  7. All participants will be notified of the results of the auction within a week of the Gala.

If emailing your bid does not work or you need help with emailing please call:
Karlette at 630-220-2480


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