Festive Pre-Holiday Auction 2017 2017-11-16T16:58:23+00:00

Festive Pre-Holiday Auction 2017

Auction Items (updated 11/14/2017)

Items are listed chronologically in order of when they were donated. More items, photos, and descriptions will be added as they continue to come in. Thank you to everyone who has donated an item!

Item Image Item Description Value Donor
  Coconut shell open heart pendant with fresh water pearls from Hawaii plus copper-colored earrings $60 Colette Yeich
  3 Sydenstricker (Cape Cod) plates – one signed $45 Colette Yeich
  Delightful Susybee Lewe the ewe blue, green, and white sheep baby quilt $35 Anonymous
  Coca Cola hot air popcorn maker $25 Anonymous
  Lipper coffee pod drawer $40 Anonymous
  “Glasgow” handcrafted necklace and earring set by Evelyn Pelati. “Pink silver” sterling silver enriched copper alloy. 14K rose gold-filled 18″ chain, sterling silver ear wires $145 Evelyn Pelati
  $25 gift certifcate to J. Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks & Seafood $25 Jessica Lonczewski
  $25 gift card to Union Street Tavern $25 Anonymous
  $25 gift card to Union Street Tavern $25 Anonymous
  15 Town of Windsor Christmas tree ornaments $300 Maria Marley
  Cuisinart 4-Quart 3-in-1 Cook Central Multicooker (slow cooker, brown/saute, steamer), plus cookbooks Healthy Slow Cooker Revolution and The Classic Slow Cooker $100 Maria Marley
  Cook’s Essentials 8-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker, plus cookbook Comfortable Under Pressue $150 Maria Marley
  Chef’s Choice Professional Sharpening Station $100 Maria Marley
  Arm blood pressure monitor $50 Maria Marley
  Crème brulee torch $10 Maria Marley
  Wolfgang Puck Bistro 11-Piece Prep & Garnish Set $40 Maria Marley
  Variety of photo paper packages $100 Maria Marley
  Waring Pro professional deep fryer $95 Linda Mihalek
  Bella Cake Pop and Donut Hole Maker $30 Linda Mihalek
  Presto Cool Touch Electric Griddle $45 Linda Mihalek
  de Buyer Mandoline Ultra (used) originally from Williams Sonoma $200 Linda Mihalek
  $25 Domino’s Pizza gift certificate for Windsor location only $25 Domino’s Pizza
  $25 Domino’s Pizza gift certificate for Windsor location only $25 Domino’s Pizza
  $50 Domino’s Pizza gift certificate for Windsor location only $50 Domino’s Pizza
  Ocean blue seaside scents basket $25 Anita Mips
  $30 gift certificate to the Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT, good for admissions and/or gift shop $30 John Ellsworth, Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT
  $30 gift certificate to the Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT, good for admissions and/or gift shop $30 John Ellsworth, Vintage Radio & Communications Museum of CT
  Lovely wild rose and pearl necklace from Metropolitan Museum of Art $50 Ruth & Barry Budlong
  1 blue and 1 green needlepoint chair $300 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Pair of cane seated chairs $200 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Cane chair $125 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Hitchcock rocker $200 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Two floral serving plates $40 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Pale pink satin quilt – 52″ x 70″ $175 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Large white pitcher with pink printed flowers $45 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Cut glass assortment, including, bowl, plates, cruets, vases $75 Julie & Lowell Fewster
  Fresh-cut Christmas tree, up to 9′ tall $50 John & Margie D’Agata
  Gift certificate for one health assessment and acupuncture treatment  $45 Many Rivers Community Acupuncture
  Japanese doll $20 Colette Yeich
  Antique hand-stitched wedding quilt $125 Megan Adams
  2 solid brass candlesticks $65 Megan Adams
  Ornate brass andirons $150 Megan Adams
  Reproduction Fraktur in birdseye maple frame $85 Megan Adams
  Antique tribal area rug $100 Megan Adams
  Antique kitchen utensils: masher, yellow ware pudding mold, grater, butter boards, spoon and fork $150 Megan Adams
  Truly unique 7 feet tall brass rubbing on black paper of Sir Robert de Bures, English knight of the Crusades, from Acton, Suffolk, England. Black paper with dowels at end. $100 Carol Barons
  Silvertone flower necklace, bracelet, and clip-on earring set with rhinestone centers $30 Carol Barons
  Goldtone ginko leaf pendant (no chain) and pierced earrings $50 Carol Barons
  Sterling silver prayer box pendant on silver chain $30 Carol Barons
  Sterling and onyx filigree necklace and pierced earrings $50 Carol Barons
  One-of-a-kind handcrafted birdhouse from reclaimed wood and roof tiles $50 Bruce MacClintic
  One-of-a-kind handcrafted birdhouse from reclaimed wood and roof tiles $50 Bruce MacClintic
  One-of-a-kind handcrafted birdhouse from black walnut and recycled roof tiles $50 Bruce MacClintic
Wine basket $45 Maureen and Paul Vagnini
  “Tea for Two” gift basket $50 Anonymous
  Demi-Tasse set w/ green tea gift basket $40 Anonymous
  “For Keepers” gift basket with photo album, candle, and patchwork doll $40 Anonymous
  Wine gift basket with 2 bottles of wine, 2 painted wine glasses, lights $50 Sharran Selig Bennett
  Dominoes Race Game, puzzles and card games $10 Kate & Hugh McLean
  Japanese lacquered bowl with wooden stand $10 Kate & Hugh McLean
  Quimper pottery with 6 plates and 4 bowls $50 Kate & Hugh McLean
  Simon Pearce Glass centerpiece bowl, handmade in USA $200 Kate & Hugh McLean
  $100 Whole Foods gift card $100 Betsy & Gordon Kenneson
  Handcrafted oak tea box $65 Rob Hoskin
  Basket of Fun – games and kits Ruth Fahrbach
Original oil painting in frame $300 Linda Alexander
  Behind-the-scenes tour of the Fox 61 newsroom and studio for four people $50 Fox 61
  10 antique Empress Dresden floral china salad plates by Schumann Bavaria (avg $40 per plate) $400 Hugh and Kate McLean
  Two 4-panel cherry blossom shoji screen room dividers, approx. 48″ tall $300 Kathy and Lou Chiappetta
  South African photo safari for 2 people, including 6 days, 6 nights of luxury accommodations, meals, and two game viewing drives per day. Minimum bid $2,500. $5,950 Trevor Show, Zulu Nyala Group
  $25 gift certificate towards a delicious meal at The Country Diner $25 The Country Diner
  Two guest passes to Mystic Seaport $58 Mystic Seaport
  Full examination, shots, and tests for a dog or cat $261/dog, $250/cat Dr. Larry Pennington, Windsor Animal Clinic
  $50 gift card to Jim’s Pizza $50 Andy Johnson, Century 21 All Points Realty
  $50 gift certificate to Dom’s Broad Street Eatery $50 Andy Johnson, Century 21 All Points Realty
  $50 gift certificate to Union St. Tavern $50 Andy Johnson, Century 21 All Points Realty
  $50 gift certificate to Track 139 restaurant $50 Andy Johnson, Century 21 All Points Realty
  $25 gift certificate to Highland Park Market $25 Rich Tyrol, Highland Park Market
  Gift certificate for a complimentary pet examination $70 Dr. Mohan Sachdev, River Valley Animal Center
  Gift certificate for veterinary services $100 Heather Hwalek, New England Veterinary Center
  $50 gift card to Jim’s Pizza $50 Pamela Nikolis
  Gift certificate for a premium oil change $38 Joseph Scata, Scata’s Auto & Truck Repairs, Inc.
  Gift certificate for a premium oil change $38 Joseph Scata, Scata’s Auto & Truck Repairs, Inc.
  $25 gift card to Ace Hardware $25 Scott Hoffman, Windsor Ace Hardware
  Family pass (up to 4 people) for Beardsley Zoo $54 Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo
  Family pass (up to 4 people) for Beardsley Zoo $54 Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo
  Framed print of pen drawing of tobacco workers by Al Boehm $100 Al Boehm
  $25 gift card to any Darden SV restaurant, including Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Yard House, and Red Lobster $25 Ed Paquette
  $25 gift card to any Darden SV restaurant, including Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Yard House, and Red Lobster $25 Ed Paquette
  $25 gift card to any Darden SV restaurant, including Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Yard House, and Red Lobster $25 Ed Paquette
  Weber Premium Grill Tool Set $28 Rice Hardware
  Toshiba DVD Player/Jpeg Viewer/MP3 Playback $30 MaryAnn Overbaugh
  $50 gift certificate to the Pasticceria Italia Pastry Shop in Wintonbury Mall in Bloomfield (1 yr exp date) in a handcrafted Windsor Westerwald Pottery crock $50 Gail Tinto
  Curl up with a good book! 10 romance novels, a cozy Vera Bradley fleece blanket, and delicious chocolates in a handly canvas basket $150 John Berky
  Antique Japanese plate & stand value $50; set of 5 small Japanese bowls in a wooden case, value $100 $150 Linda Alexander
  Aroma Electric Pressure Cooker $60 Diane Varholak
  Two admission passes to the Mark Twain House and Museum $40 Grace Belanger, Mark Twain House & Museum
  Gift certificate for one complete car detailing $150 Collision Automotive CARSTAR
  Four cubic yards of pine bark mulch delivered in the Windsor, CT area $150 Philips Lawn Care
$50 gift certificate for Track 139 restaurant $50 Track 139 Restaurant
Gift certificate for one large cheese pizza $14 Poquononock Giant Grinder
  3.5′ soft, squishy teddy bear and book $50 Ruth Fahrbach
  $75 gift certificate for Time Machine Hobby Shop (and gift items) $85 Time Machine Hobby
  2 admission passes to New England Air Museum (exp. 5/31/18) plus limited edition model of DC-3 airplane $100 New England Air Museum
  Four tickets for a 2.5 hour train & riverboat excursion (Monday-Friday, exp. 8/31/2018) $116 Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
  Chrome Kohler Forte Pull out Spray Kitchen Faucet, with installation $425 Brookman Plumbing
  Winter covered bridge oil painting in shades of blue Elizabeth Paklos
  $50 gift certificate towards any delicious chocolates or delightful florals. Expires soon! 12/25/17 $50 Tim Snelgrove, Snelgroves
  2 floral petal hand-crafted ceramic bowls by Kaitlyn Constantine $50 Kaitlyn Constantine
  Handcrafted white bowl with bue dot motif by potter Charlene Li $60 Charlene Li
  Handcrafted organic floral vase by potter Charlene Li $50 Charlene Li
  Die-cast metal replica of John Deere Model B Tractor $40 David Gillette Associates
  Die-cast metal replica of John Deere Model 430 Tractor $40 Stanton Equipment
  Small blue Wedgewood plate, hand decorated egg from Sandor Collection, $25 Stop & Shop gift card $75 Barbara Goodwin
Hitchcock mirror with woodland bird motif $600 Anonymous
  “Broken Star” Amish quilt (queen size approx. 88″ x 102″) $300 Anonymous
  Copper floral sculpture $200 William Herzfeld
  Gift certificate to any Max Restaurant $250 Frank Carmon, Carmon Community Funeral Homes
One DVD slideshow for any occasion (limit 100 images) $195 Frank Carmon, Carmon Community Funeral Homes
  Gift certificate to Max Fish in Glastonbury $75 Mike and Beth Gagnon
  Framed contemporary winter print by photographer Len Hellerman $325 Leonard and Betty Hellerman
  Framed late 19th-century Italian print of Pompeii villa interior $50 Bill and Sue Warner-Prouty
  Framed archival print of an original drawing in colored pencil by Windsor artist Susan Tait Porcaro $300 Susan Tait Porcaro
  One batch of delicious homemade cookies of your choice per month delivered to you for four months $85 Roseann Lemkey
  $25 gift card to Costco. Membership not required to use. $25 Anita Merzoian, Costco
45-minute visit from Santa $200 Bob Bell
  Italian feast gift basket $35 The Caring Connection Adult Day Health Center
  Gift certificate towards professional organizing services for home or office $100 Estelle Berube, All In Its Place LLC
  One maintenance service on either A/C or one gas/oil heating system AC/Gas: $99, Oil: $180 Kevin Moriarty, Harp Home Services
  Hand decorated egg from Sandor Collection $25 Barbara Goodwin
  $25 Stop & Shop gift card $25 Barbara Goodwin
$50 in Chamber gift certificates that can be used at dozens of Chamber businesses, plus a bottle of wine $65 Windsor Chamber of Commerce
  Original framed photograph Steve Cote
  Amazon Echo cloud-based voice service, in light gray fabric $100 Windsor Federal Savings Bank
Festive Christmas sleigh gift basket with candle, games, ornaments and reindeer to pull! $30 First Church in Windsor
Lead crystal chip & dip 2-piece set $36 Anonymous
Vintage collectible dolls $130 Marcia Rojewski
Antique Lenox blue vase with handpainted birds $250 Dave & Marylou Peters
Antique Thomas Webb peach blow vase $200 Dave & Marylou Peters
  Four tickets to the Santa Special train ride in Essex, CT only on this date: 12/16/17 at 11:30am at $24 each $96 Jim & Liz Burke
  $250 gift certificate to Firebox Restaurant in Hartford $250 Sam & Marcia Hinckley
Antique oak baby doll high chair $100 Holly Michaels
Folding picnic basket & thermal tote $25 Diane Varholak
  Four vintage hats $80 Linda Medura
  Ornate toy wrought iron bench with stuffed animals & books $150 Linda Medura
  Assorted Beanie Babies $50 Linda Medura
Invicta Reserve 56m Goldtone Watch “Man of War” $250 Brian & Kathy Wagar
Invicta Ladies’ Tiger Eye Gold Tone Watch $125 Brian & Kathy Wagar
Invicta Men’s “Ocean Voyage Diver’s Watch $175 Brian & Kathy Wagar
Invicta Men’s Leather Strap “Year of the Dragon” watch with Mother of Pearl Dial $125 Brian & Kathy Wagar
Ladies’ black onyx convertible necklace $50 Brian & Kathy Wagar
  $50 gift card to Track 139 Restaurant $50 Ron & Michele Eleveld, Track 139 Restaurant
$40 gift card to Lenny & Joe’s, plus a logo t-shirt and cap $60 Lenny & Joe’s Fishtale
Wine gift basket with glasses, art print, sparkling cider, and votive candle $30 Marian Sorbo
8×10 LA Dodger color photo, mint autograph in blue sharpie $150 Spencer Moore
Fred W. Thomas signed print $225 Spencer Moore
Roger Tory Peterson – Hand-signed in red sharpie, Easton Press Edition of “Birds of the Eastern United States” $125 Spencer Moore
High tea for 10 adults by Marsha Mason $200 Marsha Mason
  Gift certificate to Ashley’s Jewelry and Gifts Ashley’s Jewelry & Gifts
Homemade Christmas wreath $65 Roseann Lemkey
Homemade Christmas swag $50 Roseann Lemkey
  Two $25 gift cards for Track 139 Restaurant $50 Sharon Rispoli
Seasonal faux flower arrangement $100 Flower Boutique

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