Saturday April 22 2017
at St. Mary’s 1895 Laurel
Silent Auction: 5:30-7:15 PM
Live Auction begins at 7:30 PM
The fun begins with the silent auction from 5:30-7:15
AT 7:30 the winners of the raffle will be chosen,
Followed by the bead game and the always exciting
LIVE AUCTION !
Just a few tips to help you have a great evening.
Bring cash to play the bead game, wine pull and to buy many raffle tickets.
There will be a $10 per person admission fee which includes wine ,beer and attractive nonalcoholic beverages, delicious
hors d’oeuvres, and tempting desserts!
Check out the list of live auction items below it’s fun to get a group of friends together ahead of time and try to win fabulous dinners , cabin weekends or boat rides.
Remember bid high and bid often!
And speaking of friends bring some. There will be a prize for the person who brings the most guests.
This event will also give us an opportunity to raise funds which will go to support the refugee family sponsored by St Mary’s
and To continue our support of Galtier Elementary School!
The auction is our biggest fundraiser and also one of the best parties of the year. You’ll dine on hearty appetizers, sip on your favorite beverages, and enjoy delectable desserts throughout the evening—–all for a food and beverage cover charge of only $10.00
The evening begins at 5:30pm sharp with the Silent Auction. Be sure to get there right on time so you have plenty of time to peruse the tables and place your bids! Auction sections will close at different times to heighten the bidding competition, with the final section closing at 7:15pm.
To ensure you catch all the excitement of the Live Auction, you can reserve a table in advance for $10.00. Just email us to reserve your table!
Raffle tickets are now available! Click here for info:
We are seeking Live Auction donations at this time. Popular items have included theme-oriented dinners (Italian, Russian, Murder Mystery, Sushi-making), wine tastings, Vikings or Packers tickets, cabin get-a-ways, hotel/dinner packages.
Live Auction Items Needed! Click here for ideas and how to donate.
We’d like to get these live auction donations in early so we can advertise them on the Facebook page and hopefully draw more people to the event! If you’re thinking about donating an event and you’d like to talk with Cathy, feel free to give her a call or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Silent Auction items are needed as well! Click here for some ideas:
We have set up a Doodle account with approximate times when volunteer opportunities are available. Soon we will have a link here in order to sign yourself up for a shift.
Did you know we now accept credit cards for Silent and Live Auction purchases? However, cash or check is required on the night of the auction for The Wine Pull, The Bead Game of Chance, and Raffle tickets, so be sure to have cash or your checkbook on hand!
Thanks to your generous support, donations, and participation, the auction raises funds that directly aid Saint Mary’s general budget, including our refugee families and our local grade school we tutor at, Galtier Elementary.
So, save the date, get a sitter for the kids, and be sure to bring your friends! This is a great night to share what an amazingly fun church community you belong to. Can’t wait to see you there!
Questions? Want to reserve your table in advance? See us on Sundays at church or send an email our way anytime!