Tickets Now Available for Windsor Historical Society’s Pre-Holiday Auction

November 21, 2014       5:30 PM to 9 PM

 

Please reserve Friday, November 21 from 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. on your calendar and purchase your ticket for Windsor Historical Society’s pre-holiday auction now.  This year’s affair will be held at Birch Meadow Banquet Facility at 76 East Dudley Town Road.    Tickets are $35 in advance, and $40 on auction night so it pays to pick up your ticket early!  Your ticket price includes a delicious dinner buffet and candle-lit dining, non-alcoholic beverages, and a cash bar, with music provided by Windsor High School’s prize-winning Jazz Quartet. Tickets are available at the Society and at:

·         Ashleys’ Distinctive Jewelry: 555 Day Hill Road

·         Bart’s: 55 Palisado Avenue

·         Bill Selig Jewelers: 161 Broad Street

·         Jordan Florist: 10 Palisado Avenue

·         Snelgrove’s: 147 Poquonock Avenue

·         Windsor Federal Savings:  Central Branch: 250 Broad Street and Poquonock Branch: 695 Poquonock Avenue.

 

The pre-holiday auction offers an opportunity to catch up with old friends and new and bid on exciting opportunities like:

    • relaxing getaways at vacation homes and resorts;

    • restaurant certificates;

    • sports and theater tickets (and a hand-signed Boston Red Sox baseball!);

    • exciting themed gift baskets;

    • high quality antiques, craft work and jewelry;

    • amazing services:  a weekly weeder to work on your gardens from May to October is just one of the services to be auctioned;

    • high quality children’s gifts;

o    “Feel-good” holiday opportunities:  sponsoring Windsor families in need;

 

Find bargains and one-of-a-kind items and experiences your friends and family will treasure, and know that your bids support a good cause:  the many public programs we offer for Windsor area school children and adults, and the operation of our historic houses, research library, exhibition galleries, and family learning center.  It’s also not too late to donate an item for our auction if you have something on the list above or another idea!   Just contact Christine Ermenc at 860-688-3813 x. 101 or cermenc@windsorhistoricalsociety.org   Auction donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law, and all auction donors will be acknowledged by letter, on our website, and in the auction booklet.

 

Your best guarantee of securing the items you want is to attend the auction in person.  If you cannot attend and wish to bid on live auction items, you may leave a bid by completely filling out an Absentee Bids Form ( click here ) and returning it to the Society by 3 p.m., November 21st.

 


 

List of Live Auction Items

(updated Wednesday, 11/19/14)

First Name

Last Name

Company

Item Description

Value

 

 

Windsor Chamber of Commerce

$100 Gift Certificate to ANY Windsor Chamber of Commerce member!  This special gift card is good at any of Windsor Chamber of Commerce's members - you get to choose your favorite.  The hardest part is: which one?  Decisions, decisions…….

100

Hugh and Kate

McLean

 

Len Hellerman photo "Shed Number Twenty."  This subtly-colored framed photo shows an iconic shade tobacco shed in a gentle light.

250

Willa

Nemetz

 

Weekly Weeding Service.  "Perennial" favorite Willa Nemetz will weed your garden weekly from May to September

1000

Bill

Gombert

 

Hand-signed Baseball, Red Sox Star Koji Uehara.  A special gift for your favorite slugger.  This unique, signed baseball will be treasured for years to come.

priceless

Frank

Carmon

Carmon Community Funeral Homes

$250 Gift Certificate and a limo ride to the Altnaveigh Inn and Restaurant, Storrs, CT. Enjoy a romantic limo ride and dinner at the renowned Altnaveigh Inn and Restaurant. This 1730's home/restaurant is nestled in the historic Spring Hill district of Mansfield, CT. Package includes the limo ride and $250 gift certificate to the restaurant 

priceless

 

 

 

Our Buy-A-Shelf campaign which supports installation of compact shelving for our ever-growing library collections.   The shelving is the backbone of our library and museum collections which give staff, guides, and visitors an informed glimpse of what life was like in Windsor’s past.  The many who have already contributed are listed in our program book and we thank them! If you haven't yet contributed,would you like to donate $95 for part of a shelf? 

 

Helena  and Hans

Westenberg

 

One week's stay at an apartment in Ostend, Belgium.  An authentic European experience on the North Sea, near beaches, museums and more.  Third floor apartment sleeps 2-4, has all modern conveniences (no elevator).  ~ Details ~

875

 

 

 

As a secret Santa to a Windsor family in need, shop for items on childrens' and parents' wish lists.  (You don't have to buy everything on the list  -- use it as a guide.  Then deliver unwrapped gifts to grace Chruch on december 12th and 13th, knowing you have made the holidays special for the fmaily you sponsored.  More specifics will be provided to sponsors.  The families: Project Santa Family 74 (two children): A four-year old girl would dearly love a Twilight Sparkle My Little Pony, princess books, and Hello Kitty clothing. Parents say she also needs size 11 snow boots, a snow suit and learning games.  Her big sister who adores fashion, drawing, and music would appreciate a sketch book and art supplies, and an Old Navy, Target, or Chili’s gift card.  She also needs a coat and sweaters.

 

 

 

 

Project Santa Family 77 ( three children): A six year old girl wants Santa to bring her an Easy Bake oven.   Her dreams would come true with a Minnie Mouse toy, Bratz or baby dolls, and princess books.  She needs rainboots and snow boots. Make her two brothers happy with ninja turtles and transformer action figures, trucks, art materials, Game Stop and Old Navy gift cards, art materials, math books, and games like Uno.  

 

 

 

 

Project Santa Family 79: Three active boys love legos, games, reading (they mention Hunger Games Trilogy, Worst Years of My Life, Tales from the Grave).   transformer action figures, two ITunes gift cards, and a hoodie. Sweaters and bedding are needed for each boy.  Also on their wish lists: legos, anything New England Patriots, and maybe, just maybe a scooter.

 

Mr. and Mrs James

Barnes

 

One year introductory membership to the Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain in Southern Vermont.  Includes unlimited skiing and golf for membership holder, plus guest privileges to numerous to list.  Getting away doesn't get any better than this! Minimum opening bid $2,000.  ~ Details ~

15,000

 

 

Friends of Northwest Park

Gift basket with Northwest Park items.  All kinds of nature items and more from Windsor's own Northwest Park.  Here are many favorite things from a favorite place.

75

Len

Hellerman

 

Framed Photo by Len Hellerman.  Vivid rose red and opulent petals, with a pristine white matte and frame.  Stunning!

250

Trevor

Shaw

Zulu Niyala Group

South African Photo Safari for two.  Exotic Africa has always stirred our imagination.  Now you can experience it yourself with this unique 6-day, 6-night vacation package for two at the Zulu Nyala game refuge.  ~ Details ~

5,950

Mike and Lu

Rabbett

Rabbett Insurance Agency

Totes full of Connecticut-made items.  Connecticut is home to many wonderful products. Sample many of them in these totes, bearing the Windsor Historical Society logo. Then use the totes to go get more!

200

Steven

Bianchi

Windsor High School

Tour of the Windsor Firehouse.  Didn’t every kid want to be a fire fighter?  Join the fire department on a Monday night in April, May or June for a close-up look at the inner workings of the firehouse.  Climb on the trucks, try on the uniforms and maybe even slide down a pole. A unique treat for your special youngster.

250

Doug

Smith

 

Reproduction c.1800 candlestand.  Own a piece of history.  Look at the lines of this beautiful reproduction candlestand!  Feel the satiny finish!  The original cherry candlestand was  locally-made circa 1800 and is in the Windsor Historical Society collections.  Its mate was reproduced as part of the Strong-Howard House project and can be seen in the parlor.  

800

 

 

 

List of Silent Auction Items

(updated Wednesday, 11/19/14)

Cathy Lavallee     Embellished quilt and matching pillow case.  Rich, deep colors and embellishments to catch the light.  This quilt and pillow will look beautiful wherever you choose to display it. 95
Cathy Leahy   Quilted shopping bag with butterflies. Get your shopping done in style with all different kinds of butterflies.  50
Ruth Fahrbach   Silvestri "Fanciful Flight" sculptured freestanding picture frame.  A unique way to display your favorite photo. 75
Skip  Fisher   Standing Pewter Nativity.  A treasure for Christmas. 285
    Bill Selig Jewelers Brass Seiko clock.  You'll know when you are and where with this beautiful brass clock.  A perfect desk accessory! 110
    Bill Selig Jewelers Sterling and freshwater pearl bracelet, in shades of cream.  From lakes and rivers, a beautiful gift for your special person.  50
Kathy and Brian Wagar   Invicta water-resistant men's watch.  A truly stunning piece for his wrist, in a heavy storage box. 300
Kathy and Brian Wagar   Honora yellow gold and pearl necklace.  A delicate beauty to adorn her neck, in its own satin pouch 200
    Ashley's Distinctive Jewelry $100 Gift Certificate to Ashley's Distinctive Jewelry.  Want something special for yourself or that certain someone?  You're sure to find it at Ashley's! 100
Cathy Leahy   Quilted shopping bag with birds. Fly through your shopping  with all different kinds of birds.  50
Kelly  Trenholm   Stella and Dot totebag and earrings.  Dress up and go out with Stella and Dot.  Clear faceted earrings, and a silvery tote are perfect for the holiday season. 100
Charlene Li    Dog bowls and treats for your best friend from Charlen Li.  Your buddy deserves the best! 40
Ellen Eldridge   Two framed kitten prints from 1937 and 1940.  Illustration from "Babette" ( 12" by 14 1/2 ") and "April's Kittens" (14 1/2" by 12").  Love your kittens?  Here are a baby Siamese and a non-spooky black cat that will stay kittens forever. Charming! ?
    Connecticut Cat Connection Waiver of adoption fee for a cat over 1 year old.   Give a lucky cat a forever home.  Unconditional love is beyond price. 120
Tyler  Ball Day Hill Kennels 3 Night’s Accomodations at Day Hill Kennels.  They miss you when you're gone! But your cat or dog may not if they stay at Day Hill Kennels. They'll be having so much fun they won't want to go home. 149
Ellen Eldridge   Framed black and white print of Hezekiah Chaffee House by Donald F. Witherstine (16 1/4" by 12 1/4").  Take home this great image of the Chaffee house in all its glory. ?
Ellen Eldridge   Framed black and white print of Grace Church by Windsor artistKen Dike(14 1/2" by 18). "Grace" is the right word for this print:  the old stones speak of peace and serenity.  ?
Liz  Henderson   Pair of framed fern prints.  The tender first growth of Spring is captured in these sweet prints. 70
Helen  Davenport   Original stained glass piece in a free-standing antique frame. Here's a chance to own one of Helen Davenport's one-of-a-kind glass works, in an Art Deco style.  150
Colette Yeich   Matted photo of Colt Onion Dome by Courant photographer Bob MacDonnell. The view over the river creates a very special image of this Hartford icon. 50
John Berky   8 x 10 framed print of an 1822 Grenadier.  Law and Order old style! 50
Bea  Deresienski   Sandpiper art painted on barn board 4 feet. Amazing rustic art for your home or cabin.  This would great in the man-cave too! 100
Nevin Lescher   Framed cross-stitch "Blessed is the Life that finds joy in the journey."  Amen. 100
    Vintage Radio and Communications Museum Admissionfor 6 adults and children to the Vintage Radio and Communications Museum. Treat your friends or just go back yourself to learn how communications technology has changed our lives  72
Michael Speciale New England Air Museum Four passes to the New England Air Museum. Fascinated by flight?  The New England Air Museum tells the story of aviation and lets you see it all for yourself.  The Museum offers a variety of activities, multimedia & drop-in programs for visitors. Programs offered change daily depending on the time of the year. 48
Joel  Neuwirth   Private tour of the Soldiers and Sailors Civil War Monument in Bushnell Park, Hartford, CT. If the Civil War is your psssion, don't miss this unique opportunity! TBD
Becca Mockalis Hyatt House Hartford/Windsor Overnight Getaway at the beautiful Hyatt House, Windsor.   Need a little get away?  Leave the dog or the kids with Grandma and spend the night in deluxe accomodations at the Hyatt House on Corporate Drive. You choose either Friday or Saturday night, then enjoy a full hot breakfast before you go back to normal life.   *sigh* Do we have to go back? 125
Patty Monseglio Hartford-Windsor Marriott One weekend night with deluxe accomodations and breakfast buffet at the beautiful Hartford-Windsor Marriott.  Kick back and put up your feet. Aaaaah! 300
Robert Bell Essex Steam Train/Riverboat Family admission to the Essex Steam Train and Riverboat. Looking for an excursion the whole family will love?  The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat package will delight everyone! 96
Anonymous     Two tickets to Holiday Cirque, Saturday, December 20, 7:30pm.  Mezzanine front row center seats to an amazing holiday show! 154
Anthony  DeSanno Carrabbas Italian Grill $25 gift card to Carrabba's Italian Grill.  Enjoy the classics or try a new creation - all in the warm friendly atmosphere of Carrabba's. 25
Marcia and Sam Hinckley   Gift Card to The Firebox Restaurant, Broad St. Hartford.  You can always tell when the ingredients have been grown locally. The food is just that much fresher, richer and more aromatic.  The Firebox Restaurant specializes in “Farm to Table” cooking, using only locally grown ingredients to make a memorable meal. 150
Anonymous     Deluxe barbecue basket:  serving tray, stainless steel vegetable grilling tray, tool set and much more!  A complete backyard barbecue set.  Just add guests! 75
Roger   Lennie and Joe's Fish Tale $30 gift certificate to Lenny and Joe's Fish Tale family seafood restauant in Westbrook, CT  plus "I'm A Keeper" youth tee shirt size small 40
    Union Street Tavern Union Street Tavern gift card.  Warm surroundings and a great menu are enough by themselves. But when you add weekday happy hours and free Sunday evening dinner for kids, it's off the charts! Meet me there! 25
    Tapas Mediterranean Restaurant $25 gift card to Tapas Mediterranean Restaurant.  It's the healthiest diet around, and so delicious too.  Enjoy a trip to Tapas and savor the flavors! 25
David Gillette   $25 gift card to Tapas Mediterranean Restaurant.  The sunny mediterranean has given us amazing food.  So tasty, who cares if it's healthy too? 25
Ruth and Barry Budlong   $50 Gift card to Zocco's. Here's something for that Italian food lover:  a gift certificate that lets them choose.  Eat it, take out or have it catered for you, from Zocco's.  Tough decision! 50
Linda Mihalek   Wine lovers Basket. Everything you need is here: glasses, naplins, puller, tray and more. Even a bottle of Chardonnay to get you started.  Can you say Oenophile?   70
James Walsh   Three bottles 14 Hands Hot to Trot Red Blends 45
Mark Fearon   $50 gift card to Union Street Tavern.  A full range of delicious choices, week day happy hours, and a relaxed vintage setting.  What could be better than that? Oh yeah, kids eat free on Sunday evening.  Let's go NOW! 50
Mark Fearon   $50 gift card to Union Street Tavern.  A full range of delicious choices, week day happy hours, and a relaxed vintage setting.  What could be better than that? Oh yeah, kids eat free on Sunday evening.  Let's go NOW! 50
Gina   Carbone's Kitchen $25 gift card to Carbone's Kitchen. When you're looking for fine Italian cuisine, one name is at the top of the list:  Carbone's.  With its authentic dishes and Old World hospitality, Carbone's has been a favorite since 1938.  25
Jessica Lonczewski J. Gilbert's Wood Fired Steaks and Seafood $25 gift certificate to J. Gilbert's Wood Fired Steaks and Seafood.  Not just the steaks and seafood!  The appetizers and side-dishes are amazing!  Enjoy! 25
Joseph Ravalese Country Diner Gift Card to Country Diner, Enfield, CT.  Who doesn't love a diner?  Great food any time of day - that's what's waiting for you at The Country Diner in Enfield.  Yum! 50
    Nunes Quality Plumbing Gift Card to Vito's Restaurants.  Vito's for Pizza, Vito's By the Water, Vitos By the Park!  Pick your favorite Vito's and enjoy great food anywhere! 25
Morris Salame   Vintage Coca-Cola Collectors Tray.  Everybody  loved the Coca-Cola girl, as bright and bubbly as the drink itself. Take her home on this mint-condition collectors tray.  50
Gordon and Betsy Kenneson   Christmas Gift basket.  Ho, ho, ho!  Here are some delightful Christmas treats for all you good boys and girls! 25
Mary  Kelling   10 Dozen Scandinavian Holiday Cookies.  Enjoy some delectable holiday treats with your whole family, or share them with some friends.  On the other hand, maybe they're too good to share……. 50
Roy and Naomi Rothe Forgotten Acres Farm Honey products basket. The best bees are local bees!  Here are delightful honey products from Windsor's own bees, thanks to Forgotten Acres Farm. 25
    Highland Park Market $25 gift certificate to Highland Park Market. It may not be as old as Windsor, but few things are. And for a grocery store, 100  years is a lot of history.  For all that time, Highland Park Market has provided the freshest of Connecticut produce and flowers, and a wide selection of gourmet grocery, bakery, deli and meat items.  One of everyone’s favorites!
 
25
    Zocco's $25 gift certificate to Zocco's.  Here's something for that Italian food lover:  a gift certificate that lets them choose.  Eat it, take out or have it catered for you, from Zocco's. 
Tough decision!
 
25
    Geissler's $25 gift certificate.  Geissler's is the place to go for all your grocery shopping.  Keep this certificate for yourself, or give it to a family member or someone in need.  25
Sir Speedy Printing   $50 Carbone's Ristorante gift card.  For over 75 years, Carbone’s has been the place to go for classic
Italian cuisine.  Hurray for tradizione!  
25
Susan Tourtillotte Double Tree by Hilton $25 gift card to Shade Bar and Grill at Doubletree Hilton, Windsor Locks.  Life is so nice in the shade! Especially when it includes a bar and grille with a full menu of appetizers through to desserts.
 
25
David Gillette   7 lb lobster, delivered to your home in Windsor or Windsor Locks.  It’s probably a good thing that lobsters don’t walk much.  But that means you have to go get it yourself.  Not now—you can have one delivered to your home in Windsor or Windsor Locks (at a mutually agreeable date)  just in time for that special dinner.   Market
John and Marjory Berky   Italian dinner basket.  Create your own old world event with this overflowing basket!  Everything you need for your own italian dinner, including the vino.  Bon appetit! 60
Andy  Johnson   $50 gift card to Dom' Eatery, Windsor.  Dom's for breakfast or Dom's for lunch?  Dom's is great any time!  Terrific food and you're bound to meet some friends when you're there.  Grab this before it's gone! 50
Andy  Johnson   $50 gift card to Windsor 75 Restaurant.  New look, new menu but as tasty as ever. Try a daily special or stick with one of your favorites. You won't go away hungry! 50
Andy  Johnson   $50 gift card to Jim's Restaurant, Windsor.   50
Andy  Johnson   $50 gift card to Union Street Tavern.  Right in the heart of Windsor is a great old building. Inside it is a great tavern—Union Street!  A full menu and bar in historic surroundings make Union Street a Windsor special.
 
50
Agnes Pier   Instant Wine Cellar!  What makes a home into a castle? A wine cellar, of course!  Here's everything you need to create your own: wine, rack, wineglasses and more. 200
Emily Woodward   Get Baked Gift card.  Breads, muffins, cupcakes!  Treats for any time of the day! Take them home, or savor them with a cup of coffee in the relaxing atmosphere of Get Baked! 25
Connie Galli   Turquoise basket with bath sponge, soap, soap dish, candle, decorative utensils.  All you need for a delightful spa day, right in your own home. 75
Steven Farley   Whitening System from Steven W. Farley, DDS.  Your smile has never looked so bright!   425
Dr. Roberta Garceau   $500 Gift Certificate for Dental Services.  Love your smile again, thanks to Dr Roberta Garceau.  This certificate includes, but isn't limited to, whitening, invisible braces, cosmetic and other services.   500
Carrie Sawtell Many Rivers Community Acupuncture One Health Assessment and Acupuncture Treatment from Many Rivers Community Acupuncture.  The ancient discipline of Acupuncture stimulates the body to heal itself from a host of different conditions. Many Rivers Community Acupuncture will assess your health and start you on the road to feeling terrific. 45
Dr. Robert Gange   $100 certificate for orthodontic services.  Let Dr. Gange help you get your best smile ever! 100
Gary Whitney   Brazilian Cherry Keepsake box.  Look at the perfect joinery and the magnificent wood!  The Brazilian cherry is so smoothly finished it feels soft to the touch.  The ideal holder for all your treasures. 95
Libby Parker   Cut glass vase.  This beauty is over 100  years old, a wedding present from one special friend to another.  And special it is, with the light reflecting in prisms from its facets.     350
Ruth Fahrbach   Afghan and storage box.  Cozy crocheted afghan in neutral colors.  Comes with a storage box of its own, that's so pretty by itself you'll want to leave it out for all to see.   150
Bea  Deresienski   Pair of brass ducks.  Two little ducks in classic poses to decorate your den. 30
Bea  Deresienski   Three felt Christmas stockings and Holiday sign. Ho-ho-ho, hope Santa fills these stockings with goodies for you! 15
Bea  Deresienski   Bird Lot:  woodduck decoy marked JB, wooden sandpipers, ceramic mallard duck.  For the bird fancier in your family. 30
Bea  Deresienski   Three cast-iron trivets.  From the days when things were made to last  These decorative trivets are functional too! 30
Bea  Deresienski   Blue and white decorative plate and bowl.  Add to your blue and white collection with these sweet pieces.  So pretty! 20
Bea  Deresienski   Two white glass bowls.  Lovely milky white bowls will look beautiful on your table with anything you choose to put in them. 40
Bea  Deresienski   White glass fruit bowl with pierced edges.  This truly unique bowl is a work of art. 50
Bea  Deresienski   Two primitive wood shadow boxes.  You can proudly display your early Americana in these unusual cases.  30
Bea  Deresienski   Porcelain elephant planter.  Show off your favorite houseplant in this unique elephant planter.  Elephants never forget - maybe it will remember to water for you???? 75
Bea  Deresienski   Toleware tray and pierced tin framed art.  Two lovely traditional American artforms to add to your collection.   25
Bea  Deresienski   Handpainted Iris motif tray. The rich deep-blue of fresh irises  is captured on this handpainted tray.  Pretty enough to put on the wall, functional enough to use every day. 30
Hugh and Kate McLean   Hand-made doll sized chair with rush seat.  A perfect miniature of a New England classic, the straight chair with woven seat.  Doll or decoration?  You decide. 40
Paula LaRouche Costco Wholesale Costco gift basket and one-year membership. The best foods and goods at the best prices. That's Costco!  Here's a sample of their products, and a membership so you can buy your own. 75
Mary  Zielinsky Jr Women's Club Cotton Throw —Historical Windsor
Your feelings about your home town will be all the warmer when you wrap up in this soft and substantial blanket, showing images of the old Windsor sites that say “home” to us all.
 
50
Barbara Goodwin   Childs' Quilt.  Your young one will love to    snuggle down under this colorful quilt, while they wait to see if there’s school today.  Keep your fingers crossed! 50
Ruth Fahrbach   Girls' Crafts and More!  Colors, paper, paints and more to give your little girl so many changes to express herself.  Even has a covered box to put it all away. 135
Carolyn Doyle   Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy Dolls. A sweet little duo for every collector or little girl:  Ann and Andy come from My World of Dolls to their new home with you. 100
    Hartford Wire Works kid catcher 50
Lonnette Candelaria   Cuisinart automatic grind and brew coffeemaker.  The best brew in town, any time you want it.  Smells so good - is it ready yet?  100
David Gillette   4 champagne glasses with tray.  Life will be even rosier when you toast out of these rose-colored glasses! 20
Barbara Selig   Handpainted pitcher from Spain.  This decorative pitcher will look great on your table or window sill. Fill with juices, Sangria or even flowers and let your imagination slip off to sunny Spain. 30
    Central Street Antiques Handpainted cake dish from Spain.  Blue, green, yellow, orange - this colorful floral cake dish will harmonize with any table setting.  Let them eat cake! 75
Ruth Fahrbach   Sango candy bowl,  cheese tray and knife. Your holiday goodies will be even more fun on these charming pottery pieces. 36
Bea  Deresienski   Grape motif pitcher or vase.  Here's a nice, big pitcher for your favorite cold beverages or a large bouquet of flowers.   Lovely on the table! 25
Colette Yeich   6 antique sterling silver iced tea spoons. Each one has its own attached charm so you don't  mizx them up.  Take yourself back to the lazy days of summer, sipping iced tea from tall glasses. So relaxing!  75
Hugh and Kate McLean   Quimper faience tea cups and saucers.  6 lovely "blue cornflower" pattern tea cups and saucers.  Great for company or every day. 100
Hugh and Kate McLean   Waterford crystal salt and pepper shakers in the Lismore pattern.  These beauties will add luster to any table setting! 100
Charlene Li    Hand-painted stoneware bowl by local artist Charlene Li.  A beautiful design for your table top. 50
Laura Soll Paul Broxterman   6 Qt Slow Cooker and Geissler’s Gift Cardhat could be better than coming home from work and finding dinner all ready for you?  With a large sized crockpot, you can have anything from stews to roasts done and smelling wonderful!  And with a $50 gift certificate from Geissler's to go with it, dinner's ready!
 
100
Bernie Caliendo B. Sure Home Inspection Company Inc. Residential "Radon in Air" test following the EPA protocols, expiration date 6-30-2015; Windsor, or within 15 miles.   Home safety starts with knowledge. Let B. Sure Home Inspections test your home. 150
Lois Warner   Gift Certificate to Hairlines Salon.  Get your "glam" on for the holidays with a new style from Hairlines and a miniature pink purse. 40
    Classic Hair Design One Haircut from Classic Hair Design. Gussie up for the holidays with a new style from Classic Hair Design. 25
Jane Grimshaw Grimshaw Tree Services 4 yds landscape mulch, delivered to the Greater Hartford area.  Gussie up your garden!  Keep the weeds down and boost the beauty with 4 yards of mulch from Grimshaw Tree Service, delivered to your home in the Greater Hartford Area.  100
    Mitchell Selig Ford 10Karat wash, wax and detailing service.  No one likes to drive around in a dirty car.  And with Mitchell Selig Ford's 10 Karat Wash and Wax Detailing, you won't have to!  Your car will be so sparkling clean you'll drive around the neighborhood just to show it off. Take that, you Joneses! 75
Doug Kelly Collision Automotive Carstar $150 in car detailing.  Poor little car.  You ask so much of it, and give back so little.  Carstar Automotive has the cure for a car that needs a bit of pampering.  Give yours a spa treatment with a full-body detailing inside and out.  You'll have the happiest wheels in town! 150
    PC Development Group One hour in-store labor.  Isn't technology wonderful?  And frustrating too.   Just when you need it most, it isn't there. PC Development can help get you back up and running! 60
Larry  Pennington Windsor Animal Clinic Examination, Tests and Vaccinations for a Cat or Dog  Sleeping on the beds, breathing in our faces, bringing the “present” of a mouse, chewing on our slippers—they're our best friends, and they deserve the best care. Dr. Larry Pennington will make sure your dog or cat is ready to bound into Spring. up to $261
Joseph Scata Scata's Auto and Truck Repair Premium Oil Service  Your car will slide down the road like greased lightning after an oil change from Scata’s.  Wasn’t that a red light????  Oops… 38
John Reinwald WHS Tune up and Safety Inspection 50
Michelle Carras WHS Platter of Holiday Cookies.  On the scale of important life skills, baking cookies is right up there at the top! And it's clear that the WHS Life Skills class has really mastered this one.  Scrumptious! 25
Kathy  Taranto WHS Holiday Sweet breads.The holidays are a time of joy — the joy of food!  The bakers at Windsor High School will make your holidays even sweeter with these breads, baked just for you. 25
Heather Hwalkek NE Veterinary Center $75 Gift Certificate to New England Veterinary Center and Cancer Care. They give us unconditional love.  And we give them the care they need.  Let New England Veterinary Center give your special pal some TLC.
 
75
Mr. and Mrs Daniel Gasparino Metacomet Crossfit + Yoga One month’s fitness services at Metacomet Crossfit + Yoga.  Start your new year’s resolution early!  Or help someone else jump-start their own! Choose either 1 month of unlimited yoga, or 1 month of unlimited Crossfit and yoga. No more excuses!
 
up to $200
Erich Lichtsteiner   Complete set of golf clubs with carrying case.  Get your tee time and head for the links! 75
Ruth Fahrbach   Uconn fleece full zip jacket, size Large.  Show your team spirit in this warm fleece jacket, with the Huskies Logo.  60
Ed Paquette   $100 Cabela's Gift Card.  Pick your seaon, pick your sport - Cabela's has everything you need.  100
Ed Paquette   $100 Cabela's Gift Card.  Pick your seaon, pick your sport - Cabela's has everything you need.  100
Robin Stanwick Windsor Federal Savings 4 tickets to Uconn Football at Rentschler Field. Huskies vs. SMU, Saturday December 6.  Includes parking passes.  Let everyone else go shopping, you're going to the game! 150
Ilkka Kortesluoma Hartford Wolf Pack Four tickets to any Wolf Pack game for the 2014-2015 season.  Pick your favorite opponent, then cheer on the Wolfpack as they take down their prey. These vouchers are for any game in the 2014-2015 regular season.  Must be redeemed at the XL Center Box Office. 80
Anonymous     42 piece AAA Premier Road Kit.  Safety in a single kit.  Hopefully you'll never need it, but if you do, everything you need is here (except the tow-truck). 40
Anonymous     Tool Box with tools.  A tool for everything, and every tool in its place!  You’ll never need to dash to the hardware store again, because it’s all here!  Now all you need to do is get going on that “do list.” 75
Tim Rice Rice Hardware Lansky 20 function multi-tool.  Wrench, screw drivers, cutters, and more, all in one portable package.  Perfect for the car, boat, or home. 40
Doris Hauer   WORX electric snow thrower.  Allas, Winter is a fact, and so is snow.  But with this electric snowthrower, the   200
    Zot Plumbing and Heating $50 gift certificate to Rice Hardware.  From the time we were kids, a trip to the hardware store has always been an adventure.  It still is at Rice Hardware!
 
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