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There’s Teacher Pet, Star Student, and Head of the Class. Worthy achievements certainly--but they all pale when compared to LOWER SCHOOL OFFICE VIP. That’s right, your student could be royalty for a day! Their dominion? The Lower School Office and all that implies. There could be loud speaker work, tangling with all sorts of office machinery, and hallway patrol. Bid high and give your student the time of his life!
Donated by Mrs. Johnston & Ms. Stone
If you're dreaming of a bathroom remodel, now is the time to do it--and benefit Walsingham at the same time! This package includes a $5,000 showroom credit (excluding bath tubs, showers, and installation) from Auction Sponsor Ferguson Enterprises, Comfort Height Koehler toilet from C&B Plumbing, and a two-bowl vanity top* with two oval, white porcelain sinks mounted to the top from Brazilian Best Granite. *Vanity top includes up to 15 sq. ft. of L1 granite (more than 15 colors available) or equivalent remnant. Installation of toilet and granite top to be paid by winning bidder.
Donated by Brazilian Best Granite, C&B Plumbing, Ferguson Enterprises
These stunning earrings feature 23.70 ctw Green Amethysts surrounded by 1.0 ctw of diamonds and are set in 18K white gold. Truly a treasure for years to come!
Donated by Kingsmill Jewelers
Donated By: Jamestown Discovery Tour
Enjoy a gorgeous sunset cruise and drink in the sights and sounds along the river. This spacious USCG certified boat accommodates up to 28 passengers comfortably and provides guests with an amazing view from the vessel.
It also has a restroom on board that is handicap accessible. The boat departs from the dock at Eco-Discovery Park located off Jamestown Road. Come discover the natural beauty and amazing history of the James River aboard the Jamestown Discovery! Tours are typically 90 minutes and are available on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. Season opens April 15.
A guided tour of In the Light of Caravaggio: Dutch and Flemish Paintings from Southeastern Museums is offered for a group of ten or fewer with complimentary Prosecco during exclusive, *non-public hours. Dr. Aaron De Groft, Director and Dr. John T. Spike, Chief Curator will guide your group through a display of historically important Caravaggesque paintings on loan from the renowned collections of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, North Carolina Museum of Art, Speed Art Museum, Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery, and the Chrysler Museum of Art as well as recent important acquisitions to the Muscarelle collection. As seen previously in 2014 at the Muscarelle Museum of Art, Michelangelo Merisi called Caravaggio (Italian, 1571-1610), had an enormous influence on Baroque art with his dramatic use of light and emotive realism. Paintings by Rembrandt, ter Brugghen, Baburen, Honthorst, Janssens, Seghers and Rombouts exemplify Caravaggio’s influence on Dutch and Flemish painters of the seventeenth century. This rare gathering of masterworks, on view together for the first time in twenty years, provides a unique opportunity to see an embarrassment of riches from Southeastern Museums. To be scheduled on an mutually agreeable date through May 10, 2018.
Donated by The Muscarelle Museum of Art at The College of William and Mary, Aaron De Groft, and John T. Spike
Beer dinner features small batch ales produced in house, combined with seasonally inspired Southern fare. This brewery and culinary team is the best in the region and the opportunity to experience one of the first beer dinners offered at Amber Ox is a package not to be missed! Expires 2/24/2019. Includes a $200 gift certificate from Williamsburg Chauffeur.
Donated by Amber Ox Public House and Williamsburg Chauffeur
Mrs. White will come to your home for an hour of storytime with your children and some of their closest friends! To be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
Donated by Mrs. White
Treat your friends, family, and fellow wine lovers to a private wine tasting for up to 20 people in the classroom of our store. Total Wine & More will host an event that is certain to impress you and your guests. Taste eight premium, hand-selected wines and discover hidden treasures from the wine region of your choosing. Choices include California Dreaming, An Inspiring Taste of Italy, or Tour De France. Your guests will enjoy a tour of the land and learn about the famed appellations and grape varietals that make each region so unforgettable. One of our wine experts will be on hand to present and discuss each delicious wine during your two hour tasting, which can be arranged as a seated class-style or more casual walk-around event. Total Wine & More will provide all necessary stemware and educational handouts for tasting notes. Expires 6/1/2019.
Donated by Total Wine and More
Ms. Plummer and Ms. Boyd will host a children's painting party for your child and 9 of their closest friends. This experience is limited to children in Grade 1 and above. Painting party will be tailored to your child's age and interests. To be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and held in the LS Art Room.
Donated by Ms. Plummer & Ms. Boyd
Escape to this beautiful soundside vacation home in Corolla Light Resort Village! House sleeps 12 with 6 bedrooms and 6.5 baths. Has pool and hot tub. Includes access to indoor sports center, tennis courts, and both soundside and oceanfront community pools. Requested week is subject to availability and excludes holidays. Please, no pets or smoking. Expires 2/24/2019.
Donated by Ron and Connie Kersh
The Big Green Egg is a blend of ancient tradition, modern technology, and proprietary processes, resulting in a far superior product that is stronger, more durable, and provides better heat insulation than any other outdoor cooker on the market. This Green Egg comes with a Cedar table and a 6 month Steak of the Month subscription from Chicago Steak Company! Grill will be delivered and assembled by the kind folks at Taproot Hearth & Patio.
Donated by Taproot Hearth & Patio & Chicago Steak Company
Named by Conde Nast Traveler as one of the Best Places on Earth, this beautiful resort is located on the Palos Verdes Peninsula in Southern CA. Certificate good for a two night stay in an Ocean room. Also includes two day passes to the spa and a round of golf for 2 at The Links course. Additional nights may be purchased at a 50% discount of prevailing rates at time of stay. Certificate valid until 2/24/2019, excluding July, August, and holidays. Blackout dates may apply. Reservations must be made 30 days in advance.
Donated by Terranea Resort
Host a fun fall afternoon at your home or outdoors at Waypoint with fresh Rappahannock Oysters and warm chowder from Waypoint Seafood & Grill. Includes oysters, chowder of your choice, appetizer, and corn muffins for up to 30 people. Date will be in the fall and to be mutually agreed upon. Excludes all holidays.
Donated by Waypoint Seafood & Grill
Enjoy a 4-night stay in a traditional king or queen room with breathtaking views of the sparkling Caribbean from your balcony. The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club is ideally located in the Playa Blanca area of the impressive 15,000-acre Puntacana Resort & Club property which includes restaurants, a shopping village, and a full-service marina. This package includes round-trip coach class service for 2 from any major metropolitan airport in the 48 contiguous United States to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Airfare must be booked within one year from the date of purchase. Airfare taxes and a $25 per person processing fee are the responsibility of the purchaser. Blackout dates: February 25-April 7, 2018; November 18-24, 2018; December 15, 2018-April 6, 2019. Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance.
Donated by a Friend of Walsingham
Yes, that's right! Your eyes do not deceive you--a package of dates for you and your honey for a YEAR! If you didn't wow on Valentine's Day, this is your chance to make up for it. We've done all the legwork for you and have put together 12 amazing couples experiences. This is NOT your standard dinner and a movie. Package includes a $250 voucher to Ferguson Center for the Arts, $100 gift card to Fat Canary, dinner for 2 at Chef's Kitchen, 2 lawn passes to Funhouse Fest in June, a 2-hour introductory Stand Up Paddleboarding lesson, 2 reserved tickets to a home Tides game, 2 single day Clubhouse tickets to the Kingsmill Championship in May, 4 tickets to Room Escape (double-date!), 2 passes to Movie Tavern, dance lessons at 7 Cities Ballroom, couples massage, and trail ride.
Package includes a $1,200 gift certificate from Closets of Virginia and Complete Wardrobe Makeover by Jammie Baker. Closets of Virginia can take your chaos and create a harmonious space. Designers Steven O’York and Pam Bevelacqua have collectively designed several thousand spaces over the past twelve years. With combined expertise they are able to discuss your needs, envision and create a beautiful, organized solution. Expires 8/31/2018.
Once your space is prepared, you'll get started on your Complete Wardrobe Makeover with Jammie Baker. For those of you who are serious about restyling your entire wardrobe and closet--this is your solution. Dig deep to determine your life goals, the direction you want to go with your wardrobe, your budget-- and then you'll get to work. As a result, you are equipped with a completely restyled closet, wardrobe, and confidence level; empowered with the knowledge to make each wardrobe piece work for you. Wardrobe Makeover includes initial phone consultation, style blueprint, additional planning consultations to prepare for your closet editing session, 3-hour closet editing session, 3-hour fitting session with Jammie at a clothing store, personalized shopping list that covers all of your closet organization item needs, and any wardrobe holes that need to be filled.
Donated by Closets of Virginia & Anonymous