We would like to thank the following companies, retailers, and individuals for their generous donations to our 2015 Silent Auction:
The Happy Chocolatier, Acton Harvard Sweet Boutique, Hudson Sounds of Stow Basses Harvard General Store, Harvard Peter Johnson Cary Perry Open Doors Home Design, Shrewsbury Laura Nordstrom Robert Schoen Mullahy's, Hudson Brad Brewer Laurie Proulx Sounds of Stow Altos Edible Arrangements, Marlborough Sounds of Stow Sopranos Mary Littlefield/Littlefield Animal Care, Stow Serendipity, Hudson Boston Red Sox Cheesecake Factory, Natick Kitchen Outfitters, Acton Jane Bungard Nancy Opp/Eclectica Designs, Hudson Lois Roy Note-worthy Experiences, Sudbury Bose Corporation, Stow Madge Evans Paula Adelson and our wonderful Silent Auction Committee!
The 2015 Silent Auction crammed the hall with fun and appealing prizes for every gift list. Here are some of the enthusiastically-bid-on items from last years event:
- Genuine Red Sox baseball signed by relief pitcher Junichi Tazawa
Weekend getaway at private vacation home near Keene NH, and another one in Maine
- Bose Wireless Bluetooth mini-speaker
- Local microdistilled New England rum selections from a revived Colonial-era Ipswich landmark; “Have a drink with History!“
- Marvelous variety basket of artisan cheeses and specialty foods from Mullahy’s (locavore heaven!)
- Lovely bamboo box teeming with an assortment of Starbucks coffee, hot cocoa, TAZO teas; and two ceramic Starbucks mugs
- A creative and artistic gift from Serendipity in Hudson
- Handcarved single wine bottle holder from Uruguay
- Gorgeous one-of-a-kind handpainted silk scarf from Eclectica Designs
- Music lessons at Note-Worthy Experiences with choice of over a dozen instruments including voice
- Professional portrait sitting for individual or group, by the highly skilled photographer Robert Schoen
- Classic pint beer glass containing $25 gift certificate to Harvard General Store
- An array of The Happy Chocolatier‘s milk- and dark-chocolate Turkeys; just in time for Thanksgiving!
- Stylish leather Coach™ shoulder bag
- Top quality petsitting services from Littlefield Animal Care
- Redecorating consultation from Open Doors Home Design; “Use What You Have” and transform your space
- Gift certificates to restaurants and area merchants including Edible Arrangements, The Cheesecake Factory, Kitchen Outfitters, Harvard Sweet Boutique, and more
Stay tuned and bookmark this list to check for updates! You may see just what you’ve been looking for; or find unique gifts for a special person in your life.
Our warmest thanks to local individuals and businesses who support us with these creative and thoughtful items, and to our remarkable Silent Auction committee.