Evening in the Stacks: Vintage Vegas!
"Three’s a Charm" silent auction featuring a trio of signature, extraordinary experiences.
ONE… Two unrestricted Southwest Airline tickets, continental US (value: $800, bidding begins at $100)
TWO… One week stay in vacation house at Chincoteague Island (value $1,800, bidding begins at $200)
THREE… One week off-season stay at A Shore Thing vacation house at Fenwick Island (value: $2,200, bidding begins at $300)
NEW THIS YEAR… "Take a Chance" Raffle
Gala guests will have an opportunity to make a $20 donation and receive five "TAKE A CHANCE" raffle tickets to enter in their choice of drawings for the following exciting prizes (packages may change slightly between the time of printing and the gala):
Charm City’s Charms (value $358) Includes: National Aquarium in Baltimore, the Everyman Theater, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Tapas Teatro, and The Helmand.
Cool Local Brews (value $310+) Includes: Jailbreak Brewing Company, Flying Dog Brewing Company, Heavy Seas, Looney’s Pub, Lyndwood Square Wine & Spirits
Black and White and Read All Over (value $350+) Includes: Two reserved front row seats for Alice Hoffman (Mar 2) and Chimamanda Ngozi Adicihie (Mar 25), handmade Fifty Shades of Grey quilt, and a selection of books.
Luck on the Links (value $750 +) Includes: A weekday round of golf for four at Argyle Country Club, Hobbit’s Glen, and The Timbers at Troy. Plus, Under Armour pants and hat.
Fine & Fabulous in Howard County (value $475) Includes: Gift cards to AIDA Bistro and Wine Bar – 30 Wines on Tap, Gadsby’s Bar American, Smokin Hot, Elkridge Furnace Inn, The Grille at Maple Lawn, Ranazul, Highland Inn
Wonderful World of Disney (value $600) Includes: Four one-day passes to Walt Disney World and a selection of Disney movies on DVD.
On the Way to Cape May (value $425) Includes: Two-night mid-week stay during the offseason in a deluxe queen room at the Angel of the Sea bed and breakfast, tickets for a combination tour of the Emlen Physick House and guided trolley tour, the Cape May Lighthouse, and the World War II Lookout Tower, and a voucher for a weekday trip on the Lewes-Cape May ferry.
A Night on the Town (value $475) Includes: A two-night stay at the Sheraton Hotel Town Center/Columbia, and gift cards to Gadsby’s Bar American and Cafe de Paris.
Hail to the Redskins (value $500)Includes: Two tickets to Redskins game. Endzone, lower level. Section 110, Row 19, Seats 22/23, aisle. No Dallas game or home opener. If home opener is not Sunday afternoon, no first Sunday afternoon 1pm game. Plus Redskins memorabilia, and Under Armour vest, gloves, and hat.
Within a Day’s Drive (value $387) Includes: Winterthur Museum & Country Estate, Longwood Gardens, Whitetail Resort (first class beginner Learn to Ski or Snowboard package), Delaware Children’s Museum, Dover Downs Hotel and Casino.
Eating Well, Locally (value $330) Includes: Gift certificates to Breezy Willow Farm, Great Sage, The Breadery, Sharps at Waterford Farm, Smokin Hot, Rams Head Tavern, Ginza of Tokyo, La Palapa, Too, Royal Taj, Flavors of India
Arts and Music (value $350) Includes: Tickets or a gift certificate for Columbia Pro Cantare, Columbia Orchestra, Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at Maryland
DC Day Trips (value $486) Includes: Gift cards for the Eyre Bus Service, Inc. and at least two tickets to Madame Tussauds, Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens, Potomac Riverboat Company, International Spy Museum, Arena Stage
Luck Be A Lady (value $570) Includes: A tea party provided at your house for 6 – 8 people, a large Vera Bradley tote bag, and gift cards to Fire and Ice, the Yoga Center of Columbia, Skincare Institute for two mano-pedis, and The Pearl Spa for a facial.
A Great Escape (value $437) Includes: One night stay at The Inn at Peralynna Manor Sunday through Thursay, in a double jacuzzi suite, with breakfast, evening snacks and dessert, wine tasting and tour at Elk Run Winery, and cocktails or dessert at Cafe de Paris. Also includes: Round House Theater tickets and a gift card to Iron Bridge Wine.
Baltimore Birds (value $392) Includes: Tickets for a "Behind the Scenes" tour at Camden Yards, tickets to the Babe Ruth and Sports Legend Museum, two autographed Orioles baseballs – Tommy Hunter and Zach Britton, a Raven jersey autographed by Matt Elam, and Under Armour charcoal grey sweatpants and shirt.
Birthday Bash (value $560) Includes: A Party for up to 20 people at First Swim, five tickets to Medieval Times, and gift cards to Kake Korner.
Vines and Wines (value $330) Includes: Tasting and tour of Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyards, wine and food pairing for two at Linganore Wine Cellars, Tasting and tour at Elk Run Vineyards, a gift certificate to Iron Bridge Wine Company.
Under Armour (value $575) Includes: Under Armour sports bag filled with sweatshirt, sweatpants, socks, compression gear, and more.
Office Depot (value $300) Includes: Selection of merchandise from Office Depot including laminator, laptop cool riser, surge protector, and digital photo frame.
3-D Print … of you! priceless Includes: HCLS HiTech’s 3-D Printer will produce a bust of you (or someone you love