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"Blue Chair" Framed Poster


Item Category: Art


Mary Mark earned two college degrees and has exhibited in galleries and museums. Her work is sometimes referred to as Matisse-like in her vivid palette and somewhat funky perspective. This poster, titled "Blue Chair" is made from an original oil pastel  and has been framed and matted to an overall size of 26 x 34 inches. It will make a great addition to your art collection.


Donor: Lost Steeple Originals


Donor Value: $195


"Cincinnati Arts"


Item Category: Art


"Cincinnati Arts" by local artist Jan Brown Checco, is a beautiful pastel collage of such local places as Music Hall, the Art Museum, Playhouse in the Park, Taft Museum, The rose window from Music Hall and so many more. The lovely work is embossed to enhance the images, is signed by the artist and measures 19 x16 inches.


Donor: Brown Checco Fine Arts


Donor Value: $55


1 Hour Custom Massage


Item Category: Salons & Spas


Take time to unwind!  This 60 minute customized massage, from Inner Peace Holistic Center in downtown Cincinnati, is designed to meet your specific individual needs. Whether you have tight neck and shoulder muscles, or a stiff lower back, massage will pluck away your aches and pains.  You have until May 31, 2022 to use the certificate.


Donor: Inner Peace Holistic Center


Donor Value: $65


2 Dinners & a Stein


Item Category: Restaurants


Get into the atmosphere of a German beer garden with this certificate for two entrees at the Hofbrauhaus in Newport and a souvenir stein with the Restaurant logo. The entrée certificates do not expire and we have a stein and two entrée cards for each of the two highest bidders.


Donor: Hofbrauhaus Newport


Donor Value: $44


2 Night Stay at Hyatt House , Denver Airport


Item Category: Hotels & BBs


Are you traveling to the Denver area soon?  Hyatt House at the Denver airport, known for homey accommodations with classic amenities, offers this two night stay in a deluxe king suite.  Call early to schedule your visit as rooms are based on availability, blackout dates apply, and the holiday season is excluded.  Certificate expires December 31, 2017.


Donor: Commonwealth Hotels LLC


Donor Value: $450


2 One Day Dollywood Tickets


Item Category: Out of Town Entertainment


Spanning 150 acres in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, Dollywood offers more than 40 rides, 15 exceptional shows, five of the South's largest festivals, Southern-style dining, and the friendliest employees in the world! Bid high for this pair of one-day admissions that will expire January 1, 2018. Multiples available.


Donor: Dollywood


Donor Value: $134


3 Foot Party Sub


Item Category: Food


When you are expecting a crowd, use this certificate for a 3 foot party sub from any Sub Station II.  Place your order at least 48 hours in advance and use it before November 1, 2017. 


Donor: Sub Station II


Donor Value: $48


4 Northgate Cinemas Tickets


Item Category: Entertainment/Concerts - Local


Relax in your reclining seat watching a first run movie at the Xscape Theatre located in Northgate Mall. This packet of 4 passes is good until April 11, 2018 but some film companies place restrictions so check before going.


Donor: Patuka Capital / XScape Theatres


Donor Value: $40


4 Reds Tickets And Parking


Item Category: Reds Tickets


Enjoy a day at the ball park.  You can pick your game when you are the high bidder for these 4 Cincinnati Reds tickets in Section 131 along the first base line. A parking pass is also included. Winner must contact the donor to arrange a mutually agreeable date and the certificate expires in September of 2017. 


Donor: UFCW Local 75


Donor Value: $270


4 Roller Skating Passes


Item Category: Kids Items


Here is a great way to spend a rainy day. Take a group of four to the Skatin Place, near Colerain and Galbraith Roads, for some fun roller skating. The passes are for admission only, may not be used for special events, but they are good until December 30, 2017. We have a pack of four for each of the three highest bidders.


Donor: Skatin Place


Donor Value: $30


4 Seats - Chef's Table or Cooking Class


Item Category: Restaurants


Become part of the latest cooking sensation when you enjoy an evening at the Chef's Table at New Riff Distilling in Newport, Kentucky.  Four people will get to know area guest chefs, observe their food preparation skills, while being wined and dined at the restaurant.   Menus are variable based on the guest chef for the evening.  Not interested in dining at the Chef's Table?  Not to worry, this certificate can also be used for a cooking class at New Riff.  Certificate expires January 1, 2018.


Donor: New Riff Distillery


Donor Value: $200


5 Single Scoop Culver's Frozen Custard


Item Category: Food


This pack of five coupons for a single scoop of fresh frozen custard may be redeemed at either Culver's in Mason or Monroe and have no expiration date. One packet for each of the two highest bidders.


Donor: Culver's of Monroe


Donor Value: $12


A Bucket of Cheer


Item Category: Wine & Beer


Take a bucket of cheer to your next get together.  Something for everyone, there's a 2013 bottle of Decoy Merlot, a 2013 bottle of LaCrema Pilot Noir and a 2013 Bottle of Foley Johnson Chairman's Select Chardonnay.  And when this is all consumed, you have a $50.00 dining card for Midway Café in Fort Thomas.  It expires July 1, 2018.  Enjoy! 


Donor: Midway Cafe


Donor Value: $155


String Instrument Repair


Item Category: Music Lessons or Services


If you have a violin, viola, or cello in need of repair, this offer for you. A Violin Maker's Workshop, located in Mason, can do whatever is required for your instrument. Since this certificate does not expire, you may use all at once or over time as needed.


Donor: A Violin Maker's Workshop


Donor Value: $150


"Arnie on the Swilcan Bridge"


Item Category: Art


Relive one of the great moments in golf when you are the high bidder for this print showing the legendary Arnold Palmer at the 1995 British Open at St. Andrews. The 23 1/2 x 17 1/2 print is mounted on poster board ready for your choice of framing. Frame and Hang in Bellevue will give you a 20% discount on that frame.


Donor: Frame and Hang Gallery


Donor Value: $70


"Audrey" Drizzly Painting


Item Category: Art


This truly unique portrait of Audrey Hepburn was created by drizzling acrylic paint on a linen surface.  There are no brushstrokes at all but the precision of the drizzles is remarkable. Local artist Clara Harkavy created this artistic work measuring 16 x 20 inches using a very unusual method.  It can be hung as is or framed to your preference.


Donor: Clara Harkavy


Donor Value: $750


"Beauty & The Beast" Dinner & Tix for 2


Item Category: Entertainment/Concerts - Local


Belle and the Prince invite you to "Be Our Guest" and step into an enchanted world as LaComedia Theatre in Springboro presents "Beauty and the Beast" from June 29 through August 20, 2017. Your voucher is for two dinner or lunch buffets and two admissions.  Call in advance to place your reservation.


Donor: LaComedia Dinner Theatre


Donor Value: $150


"Ben Hogan" Print


Item Category: Art


This wonderful print depicting the immortal Ben Hogan with his iconic golf swing is from an original painting. There is a fine art quality to it that will make it a welcome addition to your home or office décor. Mounted on poster board the 26 x 17 inch print is ready for your framing.


Donor: Frame and Hang Gallery


Donor Value: $100


"Cardinal Close-Up"


Item Category: Art


The cardinal is one of the best-known of all the late Charley Harper's artworks. This particular re-creation is a Giclee (gee-clay) print on archival fine art canvas with a satin varnish finish. This 30 inch square artwork is ready for your hanging anywhere you need a spot of bright color.


Donor: Charley Harper Art Studio


Donor Value: $295


"Cincinnati Parks & Public Spaces"


Item Category: Art


"Cincinnati Parks and Public Spaces" is a wonderful collage of so many of our city's locations. You will recognize such places as Eden Park, Mt. Echo, the Observatory,  the Tyler Davidson Fountain and many more. The 19 x 24 print is embossed to enhance the images and is signed by the artist.


Donor: Brown Checco Fine Arts


Donor Value: $70


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