1/2-carat Eco-Pure Diamond Pendant
What a present to a loved one or yourself! A beautiful, hand-crafted 1/2-carat, Eco-Pure™ diamond pendant created by Warren Jewellers.
Value: $2,500 Harriet and Allen Breuninger
Presidential Dinner for Six at Paul and Judy Ware's
Enjoy an intimate dinner for six in the wine room at the home of Paul and Judy Ware. An exquisite meal will be prepared for you by former White House chef John Moeller, including pairings of fine wines. Date to be mutually agreed upon. The winning bidder also receives a signed copy of Chef Moeller's new book, "Dining at the White House: From the President's Table to Yours."
Value: $1,500 John Moeller, Mike & Bree Gillespie, Catherine and Stan Lutz, Paul and Judy Ware
ROCK LITITZ Tour Package
Get to know the rock-and-roll capital of the world--Lititz!--up close and personal with this incredible opportunity for six adults. Start with tours of the famous Clair Global, Tait Towers, and Atomic Design enterprises, the companies that create the sound and staging for some of the world's top performers. After your tour enjoy appetizers in the Green Room Lounge of the ROCK LITITZ Penthouse Suite at the General Sutter Inn. Then it's on to dinner in the Bulls Head Public House, the region's only truly authentic British pub with great food and 16 international beers and two cask conditioned beers always on tap. Finally, spend the night in three of the luxury ROCK LITITZ Penthouse suites with a fabulous rock theme decor featuring fixtures and furnishings created by the designers at Clair, Tait and Atomic. Date to be mutually agreed upon and based upon room availability.
Value: $4,000 Atomic Design, Clair Global, Tait, General Sutter Inn, Viktoria and Henry Yaeger, and Carol McDonald
Dinner for Six at the Woodlot
Private dinner for six at Andy Appel's country cottage, the Woodlot. Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, dinner and dessert and (often) wildlife! Date to be mutually agreed upon. Must be used by January 18, 2015.
Value: $600 Andrew H. Appel
Luxury Villa in Barbados for a Week
A week-long dream vacation awaits! Your villa is located in the world-renowned Sandy Lane Golf Resort, with a private beach, restaurants, and shopping within walking distance. The property includes a main house with 4 en suite bathrooms and a cottage with 2 en suite bathrooms, ensuring a comfortable stay for up to 12 people. Oh, and more--your own swimming and wading pool; golf close by; a new kitchen which can be used for meals; a staff of 3, including a cook, housekeeper and gardener who are there full-time daily, and a night-time guard. Air travel, transfers and meals are not provided. Mutually agreed upon date. Must be used between April 1 and November 15, 2014.
Value: $5,250 Friend of the North Museum
Wine Lovers' Dinner for Eight at Mary and Larry's
Enjoy an elegant dinner with wine parings for eight at the home of Larry Horne and Mary Burton. Jack and Amy Thorn of Thorn Hill Vineyards will join you to share their expertise and award-winning California wines. Subject to mutually agreeable dates. Must be used by December 31, 2014.
Value: $1,800 Mary Burton and Larry Horne
Sailing on the Chesapeake Bay
Set sail with Captain Rick Seavey to skim across the waves of the Chesapeake Bay. No sailing experience necessary. Lunch will be provided. Date to be mutually agreed upon; weather permitting. Must be used by January 18, 2015.
Value: $500 Susan & Rick Seavey
All-American Picnic with Fireworks
Celebrate summer with an all-American picnic for up to 30 people at the home of Larry Horne and Mary Burton. Your guests will feast on hot dogs, hamburgers, and other traditional picnic fare, and your hosts will also provide wine, beer, soda, and lemonade. The night concludes with your own personal spectacular fireworks display, courtesy of Larry. Date between May 15 and September 15, 2014, to be mutally agreed upon.
Value: $3,000 Mary Burton and Larry Horne
Private Sleepover in the North Museum Planetarium
Bring up to 30 people to your very own Night at the Museum! From 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. your experience will include your choice of fun science activities, a Night Sky tour and/or a movie in the Planetarium, a flashlight tour of the Museum, time to explore on your own, and late-night pizza and liquid nitrogen ice cream. Finally you get to sleep under the stars in the Planetarium. A light breakfast will be provided in the morning. All children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Must be used by August 31, 2014.
Value: $2,000 North Museum Staff
Romantic Getaway in Chesapeake City, Maryland
Book a romantic getaway in historic Chesapeake City, Maryland, just an hour from Lancaster on the Delaware and Chesapeake Canal. Dine on the water at the Chesapeake Inn Restaurant. Then stroll down Bohemia St. for a stay at the elegant Blue Max Inn Bed and Breakfast. Inn certificate expires November 1, 2014.
Value: $350 Blue Max Inn, Jane Appleyard, and Chesapeake Inn
Custom Watercolor-and-Ink Illustration by Mike Abel
Renowned Lancaster illustrator Mike Abel will create a large note card-sized sketch of your family, pet(s), or home in his inimitable style. Use it to create the ultimate personalized holiday card, party invitation, or family memento. The original will be suitably framed for you.
Value: $500 Michael Abel, Jamie Alton