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Silent Auction

The silent auction showcases items donated from the Ottawa, area, across Canada and around the world.

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Explore some of this year's fabulous items! The list is constantly being updated, so check back often!

S1           A CAPITAL GETAWAY – A one-night weekend stay in club level, including breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres. Expires June 30, 2019
Donor:                 Ottawa Sheraton Hotel
Value:                   $300.00
 
S2           FOR BABY – A bundle of baby goodies, including bibs, grip dish, teething ring, bags, and more
Donor:                  Bumkins
Value:                   $260.00
 
S3           “AT THE BEND IN THE ROAD” – Watercolour, 12” x 18”, unframed - ready to hang
Donor:                  Maggie Fietz
Value:                   $150.00
 
S4           A KNIGHT OUT – A pair of tickets to Medieval Times’ Toronto location
Donor:                  Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament
Value:                   $139.90
 
S5           A CLOSE SHAVE – The ultimate shaving and beard care package
Donor:                  GROOM
Value:                   $224.00
 
S6           CAPE COD GETAWAY – A two-night stay in a deluxe Queen room, including daily continental breakfast and $6 dinner discount vouchers. Valid October 14 – May 1; expires December 30, 2020
Donor:                  Bayside Resort, West Yarmouth, MA
Value:                   $450.00

S7           A STERLING SET – A gorgeous pair of sterling silver earrings and sterling silver ring
Donor:                  Andrée Chénier
Value:                   $295.00 

S8           A STYLISH SET – Gorgeous jewellery pieces, including a silver necklace and bracelet, and a gold ring
Donor:                  OTAZU
Value:                   $1,015.00
 
S9           A LEGENDARY VOICE – A pair of tickets to see Grammy award winning singer Mavis Staples, June 22, 2018, live at Massey Hall in Toronto
Donor:                  The Corporation of Massey Hall & Roy Thomson Hall
Value:                   $139.00 

S10         "GAME ON” – Limited edition, hockey-themed print (#279 of 450), framed, by artist Julia Conlon
Donor:                  Anonymous
Value:                   TBA

S11         OTTAWA ESCAPE - A one-night stay, including breakfast and valet parking, and a $50 dinner gift certificate for Arc Lounge. Expires March 31, 2019; excludes statutory holidays and taxes/gratuities
Donor:                  Arc The.Hotel
Value:                   $645.00

S12         A TASTE OF CANADA – Selection of syrups, sauces and jams
Donor:                  The Canadian Birch Company
Value:                   $194.00

S13         EAST COAST TASTES – A selection of Nova Scotian jams, jellies, marmalades and more, displayed in a beautiful, hand-crafted wood box
Donor:                  HardyWares Preserves/Andy Sherman
Value:                   $150.00

S14         FITNESS FIRST – Tone-up with these this pair of two-week memberships
Donors:                Cherry Blossom Pole Dancing Studio and Wheelhouse Cycle
Value:                   $80.00

S15         COLOMBIA COMES ALIVE – With this pair of coffee table books
Donor:                  H.E. Nicolas Lloreda, Ambassador of Colombia
Value:                   Priceless

S16         AXE THROWING – A ten-person private axe throwing party, including two extra large pizzas, personal coaching time, and round-robin tournament
Donor:                  BATL | The Backyard Axe Throwing League
Value:                   $510.00
 
S17         “DIPPER BY THE WATERFALL” – Signed, limited edition print, 17 ¾” x 26 ¼” (unframed dimensions), framed
Donor:                  Robert Bateman

Value:                   $800.00
 
S18         EAST COAST GETAWAY – A one-night stay in a “Bubbly and Bubble Bath” Suite. Valid September 20 - December 15, 2018 and April 1, 2019 - June 8, 2019
Donor:                  Elmwood Heritage Inn, Charlottetown, PEI
Value:                   $295.00                

S19         ARTISTRY IN WOOD – Black walnut platter, 16" x 1 1/2", finished with food safe Danish oil and beeswax mineral oil
Donor:                  Larry Katz - Turn, Turn, Turn
Value:                   $200.00
 
S20         EAST COAST READS – A veritable library of kid’s books celebrating Newfoundland and Labrador
Donor:                  Breakwater Books
Value:                   $91.75

S21         BY DESIGN – A $1,000 gift certificate towards a custom-made women’s business suit or evening gown
Donor:                  SUKHOO SUKHOO Couture
Value:                   $1,000.00
 
S22         CAPITAL LUXURY – A one-night stay in a Junior Suite, including buffet breakfast, and a “table d’hôte” dinner for two with bottle of wine at Arôme restaurant. Expires June 1, 2019; excludes certain dates
Donor:                  Casino du Lac-Leamy
Value:                   $650.00                
 
S23         A FASHIONABLE SET – For any occasion, including a pair of pouches, a wallet, and a wristlet
Donor:                  Pixie Mood
Value:                   $150.00
 
S24         MUSIC TAKES FLIGHT – Eight tickets (four in box seating and four in amphitheatre seating) to the Saturday, May 26, 2018 NAC Orchestra performance of Superheroes
Donor:                  Lori Streefkerk
Value:                   $108.00
 
S25         ALFIE – Special Edition Jersey signed by the 2016-2017 Senators Team, commemorating Daniel Alfredsson’s jersey retirement night, December 29, 2016
Donor:                  Randy Lee, Assistant GM, Ottawa Senators and General Manager of the Belleville Senators
Value:                   Priceless
 
S26         HITTING THE RIGHT NOTES – A pair of 2018-2019 season subscriptions, Opening Night Reception tickets, a back-stage tour, and more
Donor:                  Orpheus Musical Theatre Society
Value:                   $340.00
 
S27         ACCESSORIZE IN STYLE – A colourful collection of snazzy pins
Donor:                  Andrée Chénier
Value:                   $192.00
 
S28         HOW CHIC – The Courtney satchel, a cross body-bag, features summer Azure python embossed full grain leather
Donor:                 GiGi New York
Value:                   $405.00
 
S29         CHAMPAGNE FLIGHT OF DREAMS – A Champagne Flight for four people in a private airplane
Donor:                  Martin Elder, Broker, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Group, Brokerage
Value:                   Priceless
 
S30         “PARLIAMENT HILL IN THE SPRING” – Acrylic, 16” x 20”, framed
Donor:                  Rani Kushwaha
Value:                   $200.00

S41         FORE! – A pair of green fees. Valid Monday at any time (excluding holidays), and Saturday and Sundays after 3pm
Donor:            Ottawa Hunt & Golf Club
Value:                   $300.00
 
S42         DELECTABLE DELIGHTS – A Grand Expressions gift basket, including a variety of chocolaty treats
Donor:                  Purdys Chocolatier
 Value:                   $135.00
 
S43         BEAUTY IN THE BAHAMAS – A luxury, sun-splashed three-night stay in the Royal Towers. Your room features a variety of amenities, such as a French balcony with terrace, harbour or water view, and more. Expires May 23, 2019; includes taxes, gratuities and surcharges
Donor:                  Atlantis Island Paradise Resort
Value:                   $2,185.00
 
S44         OTTAWA FINE DINING – Tempt your taste buds and dine in style, with a delectable selection of gift certificates to some of the city’s finest restaurants
Donors:                Allium Restaurant, Courtyard Restaurant, Mamma Grazzi’s, and North & Navy
Value:                   $275.00
 
S45         OTTAWA GETAWAY – A one-night weekend stay, including breakfast. Expires March 30, 2019; excludes certain dates
Donor:                  Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa
 Value:                   $210.00
 
S46         “MIKE’S RHINO” – Mixed media on canvas, 20” x 30”
Donors:                 Christopher Griffin & Mike Hinchcliff (a BEING Studio collaboration)
Value:                   $1,200.00
 
S47         NOW YOU’RE COOKING – Master the art of East Coast cooking with this selection of cookbooks
Donor:                  Breakwater Books
Value:                   $72.85
 
S48         COMMON SCENTS – Gift basket including candles, tealights and jar candles
Donor:                  Gelmania Candles Inc.
Value:                   $100.00
 
S49         PARLIAMENTARY DINING – Dinner for two with The Honourable Wayne Easter in the Parliamentary restaurant
Donor:                  The Honourable Wayne Easter, M.P., P.C.
Value:                   Priceless
 
S50         A TASTE OF THE PHILIPPINES – A 24-case of San Miguel Beer, the country’s most popular beer
Donor:                  Embassy of the Philippines
Value:                   Priceless

S51         KANATA TONIGHT – Courtesy of Councillor Marianne Wilkinson (Kanata North), a one-night stay at the Holiday Inn & Suites Ottawa Kanata. Expires December 30, 2018
Donor:                  Ottawa City Councillor Marianne Wilkinson (Kanata North)
Value:                   $180.00
 
S52         PAMPER YOURSELF – A selection of body and spa products from Newfoundland, including soaps, bath bombs, lotion, and moisturizer and more
Donor:                  East Coast Glow
Value:                   $236.50
 
S53         ART AND CULTURE – Passes and admissions to a selection of museums
Donors:                                Canadian Museum of History, Canadian War Museum, Ingenium – Canada’s Museums of Science and Innovation, and National Gallery of Canada
Value:                   $365.00
 
S54         POLISHED PEARLS – Elegant Baroque necklace, featuring authentic, natural pearls
Donor:                  Roz Tabachnick
Value:                   $125.00
 
S55         “THE DOCKS” – Oil, 38” x 44”, unframed - ready to hang
Donor:                  Bill Schwarz
Value:                   $2,900.00
 
S56         QUEBEC JOIE DE VIVRE – Passes to a pair of Quebec City area attractions
Donors:                Canyon Sainte-Anne, Beaupré and Musée de la civilisation, Quebec City
 Value:                   $204.00
 
S57         PRETTY PRINTS – A trio of colourful and scenic prints, each 8” x 11”
Donor:                  Colleen MacIsaac
Value:                   $60.00
 
S58         FAMILY FUN – The ultimate kids fun package, just in time for summer
Donors:               City of Ottawa – Kanata Leisure Centre and Wave Pool, Cosmic Adventures, Funhaven, Little Ray’s Nature Centre, and Saunders Farm
Value:                   $385.00
 
S59         RIDE ALONG – A refurbished Ottawa Police bike
Donor:                  Ottawa Police Services
 Value:                   $1,500.00
 
S60         CELEBRATING THE ARTS – A pair of tickets to the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Gala at the NAC, celebrating the best in Canadian performing arts, June 2, 2018
Donor:                  National Arts Centre Foundation
Value:                   $300.00
 
S61         SID THE KID – Autographed and framed Sidney Crosby jersey and print
Donor:                  Anonymous
 Value:                   Priceless

S62         STYLE YOURSELF – With this $200 gift card
Donor:                  Davidson’s Jewellers
Value:                   $200.00
 
S63         EAST COAST STYLE – Fashionable men’s accessories, including a tie-clip, cufflinks, adjustable bow tie, and wet shaving set
Donors:                Blue Mussel Shell Jewellery – Pat King, East Coast Glow, Anonymous, and Watershed Wood Designs
Value:                   $265.00
 
S64         OTTAWA TONIGHT – A one-night stay in a Superior one-bedroom suite. Expires May 23, 2019
Donor:                  Cartier Place Suite Hotel
Value:                   $199.00
 
S65         NEWFOUND(land) APPRECIATION – A package of Newfoundland-themed goodies, including an encyclopedia, art prints, and socks
Donors:                Breakwater Books, Snow Alligator, and WickedWoolSocks
Value:                   $185.00
 
S66         DISCOVER THE NIAGARA REGION – A VIP Wine Tour and Tasting for two, passes to Niagara Parks attractions and historic sites, and a pair of tickets to Shaw Festival
Donors:                Tawse Winery, Niagara Parks Commission, and Shaw Festival
Value:                   $460.00
 
S67         LAGER THAN LIFE – Swag, including tote bag, pint glasses, coasters, and more
Donor:                  Ace Hill Beer Company
Value:                   $125.00
 
S68         RIDE THE OTTAWA RIVER – With a trio of rafting gift certificates
Donors:                Ottawa City Rafting and Wilderness Tours
Value:                   $388.00
 
S69         “DOVER” – Limited edition intaglio print on paper (49/150), 30¾" x 39¼", framed, by artist Douglas Forsythe
Donor:                  Shirley and John Westeinde
Value:                   $2,000.00

S70         SWEETLY STRATFORD – Four gift certificates to Stratford’s delectable Chocolate Trail
Donor:                  Stratford Tourism, Stratford
Value:                   $120.00
 
S71         HATS OFF – A $250 gift certificate towards a custom-made hat
Donor:                  Chapeaux de Madeleine
Value:                   $250.00

S72         CAPITAL FUN – An array of passes to some of the city’s most unique experiences
Donors:                Altitude Gym, Calypso Theme Waterpark, Escape Manor, Haunted Walks Inc., and Ottawa|Gatineau Food Tours
Value:                   $325.00
 
S73         RELAX AND REJUVENATE – With a pair of massage and chiropractic treatments
Donors:                                Glebe Chiropractic Clinic and Kent Massage Therapy & Wellness Centre
Value:                   $281.00
 
S74         FASHION STATEMENT – Stylish and unique jewellery pieces, including a pair of necklaces and a pendant
Donor:                  Roz Tabachnick
Value:                   $195.00
 
S75         ROMANCE IS IN THE AIR – With a bottle of Hungarian wine, and floral gift certificates
Donors:                Embassy of Hungary, Flower Rainbow Floral Design Studio, and Mill Street Florist
Value:                   Priceless
 
S76         SILVER STYLE – Two pairs of stunning sterling silver earrings
Donor:                  Andrée Chénier
Value:                   $400.00
 
S77         JELLYBEAN ROW – Three-piece stretched canvas panels, each 20” x 32”, inspired by the vibrant heritage homes of St. John’s, Newfoundland
Donor:                  Jellybean Row Shop and Gallery
Value:                   $600.00
 
S78         STYLE ON THE GO – A Meadow Garden minaudiere
Donor:                  La Regale
Value:                   $490.00
 
S79         STAY-CATION – A one-night weekend stay including breakfast. Expires May 1, 2019
Donor:                  Delta Ottawa City Centre Hotel
Value:                   $350.00

S80         MAKE A STATEMENT – With this trendy necklace and earring set
Donor:                  Blue Mussel Shell Jewellery
Value:                   $105.00

S81         CAPITAL DINING – A wonderful and delicious selection of restaurant gift certificates
Donors:                 Petit Bill’s Bistro, Stoneface Dolly’s, The Backdrop, The Fish Market Group
of Restaurants, and Lapointe Kanata Seafood Grill
Value:                   $460.00

S82         BOWLED OVER – Incredible free-hand-turned square wood bowl, finished with a food-safe combination of beeswax and oils
Donor:                  Jesse Stinson - Stinson Studios
Value:                   $320.00
 
S83         NO SLEEP TILL BROOKLYN – Enjoy a one-night stay. Expires June 2019; excludes some weekends and holidays
Donor:                  The Williamsburg Hotel, Brooklyn, NY
Value:                   $545.00

S84         FASHION FORWARD – Turn heads with this gorgeous gorjana layering set, including three Power Gemstone bracelets and a pair of necklaces, and a $150 gift certificate to the online store
Donor:                  gorjana
Value:                   $515.00
 
S85         NATIONAL ARTS CENTRE – A pair of tickets to a National Arts Centre Orchestra, English Theatre, French Theatre, Dance or NAC Presents performance in the 2018-2019 season
Donor:                  National Arts Centre
Value:                   $120.00
 
S86         LOCAL DELIGHTS – A pair of gift baskets full of gourmet delights
Donor:                  Councillor Scott Moffatt and Councillor Michael Qaqish
Value:                   $130.00
 
S87         DINING ON THE HILL – Dinner for two with The Honourable Judy Sgro in the Parliamentary restaurant
Donor:                  The Honourable Judy Sgro, M.P., P.C.
Value:                   Priceless
 
S88         SUMMER FUN – A Mercedes-Benz picnic basket, include two-person plate setting
Donor:                  Star Motors of Ottawa
Value:                   $188.95
 
S89         SENATE TOUR – A personal tour of the Senate of Canada with The Honourable Marilou McPhedran, Senator
Donor:                  The Honourable Marilou McPhedran, Senator
Value:                   Priceless
 
S90         “BOUQUET OF FLOWERS” – Acrylic, 20” x 24”, framed
Donor:                  Rani Kushwaha
Value:                   $200.00

S91         TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALL GAME – A 20 Flex Pack set of tickets, good for any home game(s) in the 2018 regular season
Donor:                  Ottawa Champions Baseball Club
Value:                   $209.00

S92         SET A TREND – With a selection of stylish clutches
Donor:                  La Regale
Value:                   $420.00
 
S93         SLEEP SOUNDLY – A tranquil Memory Foam pillow set, aerated & infused with lavender
Donor:                  Sleep Country Canada
Value:                   $139.99
 
S94         SCENIC 1000 ISLANDS CRUISE – A Heart of the Islands one-hour non-stop cruise for four
Donor:                  Rockport Cruises
Value:                   $100.00

S95         SPA DAY –
A spa treatment for two, including a bottle of wine
Donor:                  Third Avenue Spa
Value:                   $300.00

S96         TEA TIME A selection of premium organic teas
Donor:                  The Newfoundland Tea Co.
Value:                   $170.00

S97         SWEET DREAMS – A pair of unique, hand-made dreamcatchers, designed to calm stress, anxiety and insomnia
Donor:                  Kelsie Young - Dream Webs
Value:                   $225.00                

S98         “BY THE SEA” – Acrylic on canvas, 14” x 18”, unframed – ready to hang
Donor:                  Marika Smart of BEING Studio
Value:                   $100.00
 
S99         TEE OFF –
With a Mill River Golf Club jacket (XXL) from PEI and 2-for-1 green fee cards
Donors:                The Honourable Diane F. Griffin, Senator, and Emerald Links Golf and Country Club
Value:                   $170.00

S100       THE DAILY GRINDA gift basket of caffeine goodies and $100 in gift certificates
Donor:                  Bridgehead
Value:                   $170.00

S101       SPA KIT – A set of five relaxing masks and a rejuvenating treatment kit (including a balm, serum, oil, and more)
Donors:                Spacemasks and Tammy Fender - Holistic Skin Care
Value:                   $345.00                

S102       THE ART OF LITERATUREEnjoy this selection of art-themed books
Donors:                Breakwater Books and Musée de la civilisation
Value:                   $210.00

S103       SPRING BLOOMS – With this incredible package, including a floral arrangement class for eight, and the two beautiful centrepieces on display at tonight’s auction
Donor:                  FlowerNite
Value:                   $800.00 
 
S104       TO BE BRIEF – An Eagle Rare Distillery branded leather Parliament briefcase, by monte & coe, featuring full-grain leather, Italian wool, and more
Donor:                  Sazerac Brands
Value:                   $500.00
 
S105       VIBRANT VICTORIA – Experience the best of the west with a $100 gift certificate to Il Terrazzo and a pair of passes to The Butchart Gardens
Donors:                Il Terrazzo restaurant and The Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC
 Value:                   $170.00

S106       “GRATES COVE” – Watercolour on paper, 2017, 32cm x 39cm, framed
Donor:                  Lorna Mulligan
Value:                   $325.00
 
S107       VISIT TO THE VINEYARDS – Tours and tastings at a host of Niagara region wineries
Donors:                Angels Gate Winery, Flat Rock Cellars, Rockway Vineyards, Rosewood Estates Winery & Meadery, and Shawn & Ed Brewing Co.
Value:                   $480.00
 
S108       TOTES COOL – Wow with the Sylvia tote bag
Donor:                  Pixie Mood
Value:                   $95.00

S109       WONDERFUL WOOD – A cutting board and coasters, each featuring an East Coast design
Donor:                  Watershed Wood Design
Value:                   $105.00
 
S110       WINE NOT? – A pair of wine tours and tastings in Prince Edward County
Donors:                Grange of Prince Edward County and Karlo Estates Winery
Value:                   $570.00

S111       VINTAGE POLITICS – Bottles of wine, Parliamentary wine glasses, and a bottle of Veuve Cliquot
Donors:                Churence Rogers, M.P., The Honourable Marilou McPhedran, Senator, and The Honourable Jane Cordy, Senator
Value:                   Priceless

S112       YUK IT UP! – Laugh it up with admission for ten
Donor:                  Yuks Yuks Ottawa
Value:                   $200.00

S113       “UNCOMPLICATED” – Watercolour, 21” x 25”, framed
Donor:                  Marney-Rose Edge CSPWC, SFCA
Value:                   $900.00

S114       QUILTED ART – A selection of East Coast-themed quilted prints and books
Donor:                  Art Quilt Publishing Corporation
Value:                   $130.00
 
S115       DOWNTOWN SOPHISTICATION – A one-night weekend stay including breakfast, parking, two complimentary drinks, and a $50 Surmesur Mens Custom Clothing gift certificate
Donor:                 Alt Hotel Ottawa
Value:                  $500.00