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Unitarian Universalist Society: East Mid-Winter Party and Auction


Auction items available for bidding this
Sunday, February 17th!

We have six donations that are time sensitive, and will be available for silent bidding on Sunday, Feb 17th at the meetinghouse. Anyone can bid by writing your name on the bid sheets. Check the catalog for more details about the items and look for the bid sheets in the lobby.

Items available:

350      An Evening with Roland The Trumpet Man – Up Close and Personal
Come and enjoy an evening with The Trumpet Man, Roland Chirico. He has been a professional trumpet player since the 1940s and his credentials are too numerous to list. This evening is much, much more than a simple concert, it’s a combination of fantastic music, anecdotes from his career and some vocals and sing-a-longs. Roland will show you more than you ever imagined about the trumpet. Your hosts, Bob & Jean Knapp, will serve delicious desserts and refreshments. Friday, March 1 at 7:00 PM at the Knapps’ house in South Windsor. This FIXED PRICED at $15 -so the first 30 people to sign up get to go!
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 7 PM. Family Friendly Value: $15, Offerings: 30 places, Minimum Bid: $15 Donor: Bob & Jean Knapp and Roland Chirico
355      Kodo Drummers Performance
Come see the highly acclaimed Japanese drum ensemble, Kodo Drummers, at the Jorgensen Auditorium on the UConn (Storrs) campus with Walt Willett, and son, Nick Willett. From the Jorgensen brochure: “An athletic and intimate duet between man and drum, this dazzling display of precision, dexterity and speed, fused with the spiritual beauty of taiko, will lift you out of your seat.”
This offer is for one adult and one child (up to age 18) ticket on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:30 PM. The visually stunning, heart-pounding show runs about two hours. Family Friendly Value: $55, Offerings: 1 Pair of tickets (1 adult & 1 child), Minimum Bid: $35 Donor: Walt Willett
650      3-Month Membership to Court House Plus
This gift certificate entitles you to a three-month membership at Court House Plus Fitness & Wellness Center in Vernon. Full access to the facility and great fitness classes will be yours for the taking.
Please redeem by March 9, 2013. Note: you must be a first-time guest/member. . Value: $150, Offerings: 1 certificate, Minimum Bid: $50 Donor: Ms. Lynne Fairley Court House Plus Fitness & Wellness Center Tel: 860-649-0597
201       Original Murder Mystery & Dinner Party
Famous rock star Slick Bagger is found dead after a party at his home. Follow the clues to catch the murderer. A lasagna dinner will be served while you sift through the evidence. It is all based on an original script by Lynn.
Saturday, April 6, 2013, 6 PM. Adults Only Value: $40, Offerings: 10 places, Minimum Bid: $15 Donor: Lynn and Roland Chirico
212       A Night of Fun and Good EatsIt’s a party! Lynn and Tony Kayser invite you for a night of fun and good eats. It’ll start with a light supper of hearty hors d’oeuvres to be followed by a fun game of Shanghai. Shanghai is a rummy card game in which each hand gets progressively more difficult. Don’t know how to play? Don’t worry—they’ll teach you. Prizes will be awarded! And a scrumptious dessert will be served.
Saturday, April 20, 2013, 6 PM. Adults Only Value: $20, Offerings: 6 places; minimum of 3, Minimum Bid: $10 Donor: Lynn & Tony Kayser
306      Hitchcock Horror Night – Rear Window
It’s movie night! Experience Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window with good friends and popcorn. Rear Window is considered to be Hitchcock’s best. It stars James Stewart and Grace Kelly, two of Hitchcock’s often used actors. Older children are welcome if you think they would like the movie.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 5 PM. Adults Only Value: $10, Offerings: 5 places, Minimum Bid: $5 Donor: Marlene J. Geary

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Notice: Due to the blizzard we need time to reschedule the Auction. Keep watching for updates. Thank you for your patience.

Date TBA – 5:30 to 9PM