Cooking for a Cause 2014 Silent Auction

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Dining & Wine

Dante Gift Certificate and Museum of Science

Enjoy a $50 gift certificate to Dante restaurant in Cambridge and a pair of passes to Cambridge’s Museum of Science.

$96
West Bridge Gift Certificate and Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum Tickets

Enjoy a tasting with beverage pairings for four at West Bridge restaurant in Cambridge, along with four passes to Boston’s exquisite Isabella Stuart Gardner museum.

$480
West Bridge Gift Certificate

Enjoy a $100 gift certificate to West Bridge.

$100
Diablo Glass School Fire and Wine Event

Enjoy two passes to a wine and cheese event, along with a glass blowing demonstration. Cheese, crackers and thin meats will be served in Diablo’s lounge in Boston, along with a selection of unique and delicious wines.

$70
Whole Foods Gift Basket

Enjoy a gift basket from Whole Foods.

$100
Dancing Deer Baking Co. Bakery's Best Gift Basket

Soft and chewy Molasses Clove cookies (8), NEW Vanilla Bean (14), and Espresso Chocolate Chip (14). Shortbreads come together with our famous Chocolate Chunk (4) and Caramel Pecan brownies.

$50
Craigie on Main Gift Certificate

Enjoy a six-course chef’s tasting for two at the wonderful Craigie on Main restaurant.

$196
Three-Litre Bottle of 2010 Paco & Lola Albariño

Enjoy a Three-Litre Bottle of 2010 Paco & Lola Albariño. 92 points from Penin Guide and Gold Medal Winner from numerous wine competitions.

$60
New Deal Fish Market Gift Certificate #1

Enjoy a $50 gift certificate to New Deal Fish Market in Cambridge.

$50
New Deal Fish Market Gift Certificate #2

Enjoy a $50 gift certificate to New Deal Fish Market in Cambridge.

$50
Wine and Cheese

Host your own wine and cheese party with a $100 gift certificate from Wasik’s Cheese Shop in Wellesley, along with a case of wine from the wonderful 90+ Wine Cellars.

$180
West on Centre Wine Dinner

Enjoy a wine dinner for two at West on Centre.

$120
Brasserie JO Gift Certificate

Enjoy a $100 gift certificate to Brasserie JO.

$100
Le Cordon Bleu Cooking Class

“Blue Ribbon Kitchen” Petit Workshop for two at the number one culinary school, Le Cordon Bleu. Choose between Cake & Cupcake Deco, Salads, Sides & Sauces for Summer BBQs, Thai Street Foods, Dim Sum, or Bistro Dinner.

$450
Westport Rivers Vineyard & Winery

Private tour and tasting for 10 at Westport’s beautiful seaside property.

$150
Case of Red Wine #1

Selection of Monte Maria red wines.

$90
Case of Red Wine #2

Selection of Monte Maria red wines.

$90
Cave Tour & Tasting at Formaggio Kitchen

Enjoy a personal tour for four in Formaggio Kitchen’s cheese aging caves. See exclusive selection of cheeses and taste a few select wheels. Tours are generally available Monday through Thursday from 4-7pm.

$300
Coppa Gift Certificate

Enjoy a $100 gift certificate to Coppa.

$100
Area Four Gift Certificate

Enjoy a $100 gift certificate to Area Four.

$100

Merchandise & Gifts

Selection of Award-Winning Children's Books

Build your child’s library with this selection of award-winning children’s books: Make Way for Ducklings, Owl Moon, This Is Not My Hat, A Sick Day for Amos McGee, Locomotive, A Ball for Daisy, The Three Pigs, The House in the Night, The Snowy Day, Flotsam, and The Little Island. Also enjoy a convenient book tote.

$146
One of a Kind Necklace and Earrings by Germana O'Brien

Handmade two-strand, 18-inch necklace with silver clasp, ceramic pearlized beads with silver plated accents from Spellbound.

$70
Thomas Kinkade Collectible Snowman Figurine

Multi-faceted crystal snowman for the holiday season ahead!

$150
Coach Tote Bag
$328
Coach Bag

Brown Coach bag.

$108
Coach Bag

White Coach bag.

$180
Louis Vuitton Change Purse
$100
Aquamarine & Citrine Necklace
$140
Silver Bracelet & Silver Hoop Earrings
$75
Louis Vuitton Earrings
$380
Tourneau Gift Certificate

$100 gift certificate to Tourneau Watch Store.

$100
GoPro Hero+3 Camera
$436
Vanguard Messenger Bag

Extremely comfortable with padded anti-slip shoulder strap that distributes weight evenly on your shoulder; numerous accessory pockets to store loose gear.

$118
Wingscapes Bird Feeder
$131
Art, Picnic, Wine and Cheese

Enjoy a picnic basket, a bottle of white wine, $25 gift certificate to Concord’s Wine and Cheese Shop and a pair to tickets to the deCordova Park and Museum.

$200
Handmade Quilt

A beautiful classic sampler quilt done in browns, beiges and rust
prints. A must addition to any den or bedroom. The overall size of the
quilt is 80 x 80n inches and is quilted in an overall leaf pattern to
enhance the beauty of the fabric. Hand-made by Barbara Broussard.

$500
Samsung 32" Flat Screen TV Series 4 4003
$279
Handmade Sock Dog

Say hello to the cutest and cuddliest new friend ever!

$50

Sports & Culture

4 VIP Tickets and Gift Certificate to Boston Derby Dames

Enjoy a fun night out with your friends while watching the Boston Derby Dames battle it out on the track! 4 VIP tickets and a certificate for $25 of merchandise.

$89
Boston Red Sox Tickets

Two tickets to the Red Sox/Baltimore Orioles game on Friday, July 4 at 1:35 p.m. Tickets are located in Section 117, Loge box 123, Row NN.

$184
Boston Red Sox Tickets

Two tickets to the Red Sox/Chicago White Sox game on Monday, July 7 at 7:10pm.

$100
Autographed Brandon Workman Baseball

Autographed Brandon Workman Baseball in display case.

Priceless
American Repertory Theatre and Private Hot Tub at Inman Oasis

Enjoy a pair of tickets to any play at the American Repertory Theatre during the 2014/2015 season (excludes Saturday evenings.) Plus, get in some needed relaxation with a 45-minute private hot tub for two at Inman Oasis in Cambridge.

$103
Improv Boston Classes

Let your creative juices flow with a voucher for one free registration to any level 101 class at Improv Boston.

$199
Huntington Theatre Company

Enjoy two tickets to any production after August 15 (not valid for Saturday nights or AA seating).

$140
Brooklyn Boulders Somerville

Enjoy a 10-pack of day passes plus gear rental.

$330
Museum Package

Enjoy a pair of tickets to Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art, two passes to the New England Aquarium, and a six passes to the MIT Museum in Cambridge.

$140
Get Your "Fred and Ginger" On: Arthur Murray Dance Classes

Introductory dance classes for two at Arthur Murray Cambridge.

$325
Intro to Rowing Classes with Community Rowing, Inc.

Enjoy a six session introduction to rowing class. Certificate includes CRI facility access fee.

$230
Acting Classes with Boston Casting

It’s your turn in the spotlight with these series of acting or voice-over classes.

$299
Handel and Haydn Society

Enjoy a pair of tickets for one performance in H&H’s Bicentennial subscription season.

$136
SpeakEasy Stage Company

Enjoy a pair of tickets to “Carrie: The Musical” running from May 9-June 7 (any Wednesday, Thursday or Friday evening).

$110

Trips and Experiences

Two-Night R&R Retreat at Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

Enjoy a two-night R&R retreat at the famous Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health. This package for one includes accommodations and Kripalu’s delicious all-natural meals, optional Kripalu faculty-led workshops and guided outdoor activities, daily yoga and noon dance classes, evening events, use of Kripalu’s amenities: sauna, fitness room, private lakefront beach, walking and hiking trails, and more.

$525
A Trip to the Grey Lady

Enjoy a two-night stay at the luxurious White Elephant Hotel in Nantucket for the 2014 season (based on availability, excluding July and August, and holiday weekends).

$1,400
Vacation Cottage on New Hampshire's Lake Waukewan

Get away from the bustle of everyday life with a long weekend lakeside in Meredith, New Hampshire. The cottage is located an easy 1-mile walk to downtown Meredith where you will find an array of retail stores, restaurants, pubs and interesting shops. In downtown, you can access the M/S Mt. Washington for a tour on Lake Winnipesaukee and the Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad for a tour through the countryside. Sleeps six. Valid for the period of Saturday, 9/6/14 (starting 3 pm) thru Tuesday, 9/9/14 (depart 10 am).

$630
Weekend at Stonewall Lodge in Vermont

Enjoy the calm and beauty of Vermont with this two-night weekend get-away at luxury Stonewall Lodge in Barnard, VT. Situated on 10 very private acres, “Stonewall” boasts a gourmet kitchen, great room with wet bar, hot tub, fireplace and wood stove. The residence has two guest beds with full bath, and a master bedroom with marble bath and shower. Comfortable and spacious living and dining areas offer a wood burning stove off of the eat-in gourmet kitchen. Slate floors welcome you into the rock wall-finished entry and wet bar areas, then into the two-story great room with floor to ceiling fireplace. Deck with sunken in hot tub offers long-range views. Two other covered porches offer hammock areas for relaxation and great views as well! Privacy all-around and wildlife galore. Parking for one car indoors.

$1,400
Stowe Mountain Lodge

Enjoy two nights in a Timberline Studio at the beautiful Stowe Mountain Lodge. You’ll enjoy a private outdoor terrace; views of the ski slopes, mountains or pool; a king-sized bed with luxurious eco-friendly micro-fiber linens; an additional queen-sized sleeper sofa; kitchenette with stovetop, microwave, dishwasher, Cuisinart cookware and Simon Pearce dishware; custom marble-finished bathroom with separate relaxation tub; stone-framed fireplace and LCD flat screen television. Black-out dates and restrictions apply.

$800
Montreal Apartment

Explore sophisticated Montreal from this 1,700 square foot home base apartment. Trip includes a seven-night stay, including parking, at this central Montreal location with 180 degree views of Mount Royal and the city. This apartment includes two bedrooms with an additional office that sleeps two. Available before August, 2014.

$2,500
San Francisco and Wine Country Trip, Including Airfair

Enjoy a two-night stay in deluxe accommodations at the award-winning Argonaut Hotel, named one of San Francisco’s top 10 hotels. This trip includes economy round-trip airfare for two from JetBlue. And since no visit to San Francisco is complete without a trip to wine country, enjoy a private tour and tasting for four at the fabulous Gargiulo Vineyards in Napa Valley.

$1,800
Two Round Trip Tickets on PenAir

Good for any of the East Coast markets served by PenAir, including Islip, NY, and Bar Harbor and Presque Isle, ME.

$880
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