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Saturday, April 1, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Silent Auction features unique items for sale -- artisan jewelry, themed gift baskets, event tickets, paintings, photography, pottery, antiques, handmade items, vintage linens, collectibles, and children’s items -- from gifted, creative artists and artisans.
The 2017 Silent Auction Photo Gallery is posted! Click on the link below to view the gallery. These items will be available to bid on at the Silent Auction, April 1. The gallery is posted on Facebook, but you do NOT need to have a Facebook account to view. Click "Not Now" if a box pops up.
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2017 Silent Auction Photo GalleryFor information regarding the Silent Auction items and/or to place an absentee bid/bid by phone, call Ric Myers at 773- 354- 1396
Download the PDF of the 2017 Silent Auction List of Items
In addition to raising money for MCC, the Silent Auction organizers wish to HONOR the GIFTS of the COURAGEOUSLY CREATIVE SPIRIT -- without which the unprecedented vision for global relief would not have been brought into such a long-standing and ongoing existence to DECREASE HUMAN SUFFERING. Thank you to our donors for your support!
1.) A Gorgeous Stain Glass Window (Item #14): 54" X 34" artful, original accent window, designed in a traditional turn-of-the century style with accented center motif and curlicues against a grid center. Special details of iridescent rose and clear glasses and a multitude of hand pressed jewels make this window a special piece of work. Designed and fabricated by Sunflower Glass Studio of Stockton, N.J.
2.) A Stunning Wooden Table (Item #92) (2 photos): 42 in. square "Pieced" Quilt Patch Design Card Table with iron pedestal base. Ten different wood types total 644 pieces of wood to make design. All/natural grain color with 6-8 coats/ clear finish. Scripture carvings on each table apron. (Photos: Top view and side profile view)
3.) A Tall Ceramic Pitcher Vessel w/ Lid (Item #71), 21.5" X 12" (handle-spout) multi-color detail design , Dennis Maust Ceramics Lititz, Pa.
4.) Hand Thrown Clay Vase (Item #72), 11" tall/ green glaze, Nell Hazinky Milkhouse Studio, Phoenixville, Pa.
5.) A Hand Carved 36" Walnut Cane, with purple heart & maple wood insert & chip carved "GOD IS LOVE", Del Martin Chambersburg, Pa
6.) Gift Certificates (Item #75, #76, #79-#82): Massage, Dance classes, Hotel and Resort stays, and Salmon Dinner! CERTIFICATES SHARE GIFTS of…..CREATIVE MOVEMENT, REST and PLAY, HOSPITALITY and FOOD PREPARATION, HEALING TOUCH! Details listed below.
#75, ONE HOUR MASSAGE CERTIFICATE - Professional massage @ Gretchen Thomas Studio, Gretchen Thomas 1130 Elm Ave., Lancaster, Pa.
#76, CERTIFICATE FOR 4 WORLD DANCE CLASSES - 4 Monday night dance classes at WorldDanceLancaster, ZIta Angelo www.worlddancelancaster.com
#79, CERTIFICATE FOR 2 NIGHTS @ EBY"S PEQUEA FARM B&B in Gordonville - Visit Lancaster County Farm community & experience country life first hand, Mel & Joyce Eby Gordonville, Pa.
#80, CERTIFICATE FOR 2 Nights @ HAMPTON INN SUITES, WOODSTOCK, VA - Suite room with all amenities in Beautiful Shenandoah Valley, Gerry & Linda Horst New Holland, Pa.
#81, CERTIFICATE FOR 7 DAY STAY @ GREENSPRINGS VACATION RESORT Williamsburg, VA - 4 bedroom with all amenities, great for family fun, Sharon & Ray Kuhns Chambersburg, Pa.
#82, CERTIFICATE FOR 4 COURSE DINNER (up to 12) of WILD ALASKAN SOCKEYE SALMON either May 20, June 10 or 1, caught by Kropf Family members in Bristol Bay, Alaska , Tom/Carolyn Nolan and Gene/Diane Kropf Harleysville, Pa.
All bidders must register for a number at the Registration Table to participate in any or all of the auctions.