2018 Auction and Raffle Items

Thank you to our generous auction item donors!

Live Auction 

  • A Ron Baird Original Stainless Steel Work of Art. This 11 ½” x 15” stainless steel sculpture depicts three Canada Geese flying in formation. – Ron was recently selected to display his works at the renowned Venice Art Festival (2018). – Courtesy of Ron Baird – Sculptor, AOCA, RCA – Value: $3000
  • MUSKOKA GOLF AND RESORT PACKAGE. One foursome of golf at Grandview Golf Club, One foursome of golf at The Lake Joseph Club and One night stay at Rocky Crest or Sherwood Inn  – Courtesy of ClubLink Corporation – Value: $2100
  • Explore new culinary adventure as you learn to enjoy and master the wonderful world of duck. Learn from guest chefs who share their passion for great food, and from great farmers who share our passion for the food we produce!  This “how to” class allows you to observe, ask questions and enjoy a delicious meal with wine pairing. Take home the evening’s wonderful recipes and a gourmet goodie bag. This PRIVATE EVENT is ideal for up to 20 guests. Invite friends, family or enjoy as a team building event.  Located just east of Aurora, in the beautiful King Cole kitchen, this delicious evening will be custom created in consultation with you and our culinary advisor to select the most ideal  appetizer, entrée and dessert for your guests’ enjoyment. BON APPETIT!  – Courtesy of King Cole Ducks – Value: $2000
  • Elby S1 Single or 9-Speed eBike. Winner of the 2016 Best Designed Electric Bike at Eurobike No longer feel impeded by experience, age or ability. Roads no longer challenge you; they change you. Elby helps stave off pollution and save our planet. It’s a mobility solution of the future, for the future. – Courtesy of Belinda Stronach and The Stronach Group – Value: $3300
  • Matching Set of 6  by the “Late” Norval Morrisseau.  Limited Edition Prints Professionally Framed. Norval Morrisseau is One of the Most Original and Important Artists this Country has ever Produced.  Includes Certificate from the Morrisseau Family. Not Sold to General Public- Priceless
  • “Ice Hummocks” by the Last Surviving Member of the Group of Seven, A.J. Casson.  Limited Edition & Hand Signed, Extremely Rare Artist Proof Print From the Platinum Portfolio.  Obtained from a Large Private Collector from the 1980’s, others from same collection have sold as high as $10,000 at auction.
  • Hand Carved Natural Stone “Bear with Fish” Scultpure by Artist Y. LeClerc Gallery Value $2800
  • Professionally Framed Rare and Unique Spiderman Jersey Hand Signed by Legend Comic Creator Stan Lee with Certificate Not Sold Anywhere!

Silent Auction

  • Assorted Vintage Wines (5 Red) and one bottle of Port from a private wine cellar.  – Courtesy of Anonymous Donor – Value: $525
  • Custom Made Cork Purse – Courtesy of Anonymous Donor – Value: $90
  • The “Ravines Hate Long Goodbyes”. A framed hand pulled etchings on 100% cotton paper in a limited edition 4 of 15.   – Courtesy of Ron Baird – Sculptor, AOCA, RCA – Value: $1500
  • Beautifully Decorated Paddle. A 48″ maple paddle decorated in original art work of Canadian Wildlife and Native etchings. – Courtesy of John Doherty – Artist – Value: $550
  • A Pair of Custom-Fitted Compression Socks. Made from moisture-wicking fibers to keep feet cool, dry and comfortable!  – Courtesy of 404 Health Centre Chiropractic – Value: $120
  • Foursome of Golf to one of Canada’s top 10 rated courses. – Courtesy of Beacon Hall Golf Club – Value: $1000
  • Golf Gift Certificates for a complimentary foursome for 9 holes (no cart) plus a twosome for 18 holes with cart. – Courtesy of Big Cedar Golf & Country Club – Value: $200
  • Golf Certificate for a Foursome of golf at Red Crest  – Courtesy of Cardinal Golf Club – Value: $380
  • Nursery Package Consisting of a Beautifully Arranged Large Planter – Courtesy of Bradford Greenhouses – Value: $300
  • Enjoy “Golf For Four” at one of the GTA’s premier private golf clubs. – Courtesy of Carrying Place Golf & Country Club – Value: $380
  • Entertainment Night Out for 2: Dinner and two tickets to see Burton Cummings, Friday, June 29th – Courtesy of Casino Rama – Value: $250 
  • Golf Certificate for a Foursome of Golf. – Courtesy of Cedarhurst Golf Club – Value: $265
  • Enjoy a ClubLink Golfing Experience. 1 Foursome of golf at Wyndance Golf Club. – Courtesy of Clublink Corporation – Value: $700
  • Enjoy a ClubLink Golfing Experience. 1 Foursome of golf at National Pines Golf Club. – Courtesy of Clublink Corporation – Value: $520
  • Trout Fishing Experience at an exclusive fishing club. Trout fusing for two with lunch in the club’s private dinning room.  – Courtesy of Franklin Fishing Club  – Value: $400
  • Wood Cooler features a thick foam insulation that keeps beverages cold for hours. Durable and attractive construction, 2 side handles for easy portability, Galvanized steel liner, Drainage Spout, Includes bottle opener, Capacity: 60 cans – Courtesy of Great Canadian Gaming Corp – Value: $170
  • Mountain Bike Package for 4 (Includes 4 Trail Tickets and 4 Bike Rentals) – Courtesy of Hardwood Ski and Bike  – Value: $250
  • Shopping Experience – Upper Canada Mall Gift Card – Courtesy of Holland Marsh Drainage System Joint Municipal Services Board – Value: $300
  • Wine Tasting Gift Certificate for a tour & tasting for up to 10 guests  – Courtesy of Holland Marsh Wineries – Value: $150
  • Shopping Experience -Vaughan Mills Promo Card – Courtesy of Vaughan Mills – Value: $500
  • Keurig Home Brewing Coffee System. One Keurig® hot brewing system and four different boxes of K-Cup® pods – Courtesy of Keurig – Value: $190
  • Assorted Bottles of Premium Red and White Wines. Ideal for your wine cellar and save yourself a trip to the LCBO. – Courtesy of LSCF Board Members – Value: $TBD
  • Assorted Craft Beers. Take a taste tour of these amazing craft beers without having to go to the Beer Store.  – Courtesy of LSRCA EMT – Value: $TBD
  • Dave Beckett Fine Art. Signed and numbered Limited Edition Print – Courtesy of Madison Coffee – Value: $200
  • 5 Person Supper Thriller Deck Tube by WOW. You may get tired from holding on but the excitement of the ride is THRILLING! – Courtesy of Monto Reno Marine Ltd.  – Value: $235
  • Shopping for an Outdoor Experience. $200 Gift Card – Courtesy of Mountain Equipment Co-op – Value: $200
  • Foursome of Golf at an Exclusive Private Course. Named “Private Club of the Year” in 2015 and annually hosts the Ontario better ball championship. Not to be used on weekends and on Friday and Wednesday afternoons. Golf cart included.  – Courtesy of Oakdale Golf and Country Club  – Value: $700
  • Golf Certificate for a Foursome of Golf. – Courtesy of Pines of Georgina – Value: $200
  • Gift of Relaxation. Immerse yourself in nature at Scandinava Spa Blue Mountain. Relax in this award winning Scandinavian Baths. – Courtesy of Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain – Value: $150
  • Addition to your Rain Garden. 52 USG Flat Black Rain Barrel with Brass Spigot – Courtesy of SCS Consulting Group – Value: $195
  • Tandem Skydive – Make your first jump attached to your experienced instructor and freefall at speeds up to 120mph?   – Courtesy of Skydive Toronto – Value: $335
  • One Night Stay for 2 with Dinner, Breakfast, plus use of recreational facilities. Golf or Spa are an additional charge. – Courtesy of The Briars Resort – Value: $500
  • “A Day With The Carriers”. Painted by W. H. Tuck Engraved by E. G. Hester Tuck. Hand painted from old plates and hand coloured in Water Color. – Courtesy of The Happy Chair Company  – Value: $500
  • 1 Hour of Ice Time at the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex – Courtesy of Town of East Gwillimbury Council – Value: $200
  • Enhance your Outdoor Adventure with a pair of Vortex Crossfire 8×42 Binoculars  – Courtesy of Vortex Canada – Value: $160
  • A Golf Certificate for a Foursome of Golf plus Cart – Courtesy of Mill Run Golf & Country Club – Value: $360
  • Gift of Flight for Two. This voucher is valid for one (1) roundtrip flight for two (2) guests, to any regularly scheduled WestJet destination. Plus Swiss Gear 3-piece Travel Collection. – Courtesy of WestJet – Value: $Priceless
  • Classic Day Trip, down the Ottawa River for 2 adults. – Courtesy of Wilderness Tours – Value: $260
  • Play all the Golf Holes you’ve Dreamed About. 18 holes of golf and cart for a foursome. – Courtesy of Wooden Sticks – Value: $400
  • 100% Hand Made 9.5’ x 6.5’ Turkish Rug – The Story: I was on a Mediterranean cruise and took an excursion to see how Turkish Rugs are made. Got caught-up in the excitement and brought this one home. Although I love it, it did not suit the room in my house. Hoping you will find a place in your home to enjoy this 100% Hand Made Wool Turkish Rug. Certificate of Authentication is included. – Courtesy of Debbi Conzelmann  – Value: $1500
  • Briars Golf Experience. Enjoy 4 Guest Fees at this private course on Lake Simcoe. – Courtesy of The Briars Golf Club – Value: $405
  • A Golf Certificate for a Foursome of Golf – Courtesy of Westview Golf Club – Value: $310
  • Discover a Golfer’s Paradise. 1 Round of golf for one Foursome with 2 carts. – Courtesy of Friday Harbour – Value $560.00

Raffles and Draws

  • Unique Decoration for your Cottage or Family Room.  A 24″ Paddle decorated in original art work of a bear, bird and native etchings.  – Courtesy of John Doherty – Artist – Value: $350
  • Shopping Experience -Vaughan Mills Promo Card – Courtesy of Vaughan Mills – Value: $500
  • Original Bubble Gum Machine -Beaver Machine Corporation – Courtesy of JB Printing Ltd. – Value: $130
  • Nautical Gift Basket – Courtesy of Lefroy Harbour – Value: $85
  • Sweet Tooth Gift Basket – Courtesy of Maxxam Analytics  – Value: $100
  • Nature’s Emporium Gift Basket containing organic cleaning products and Gift Card – Courtesy of Nature’s Emporium – Value: $150
  • 2017 Cannondale Trail 5 Bike: Trail, pavement, dirt, gravel—ride it all with the Trail 5’s sturdy aluminum frame and 100mm of plush suspension from the lockout-able Suntour fork. Shimano Altus/Alivio drivetrain components are exactly what you need to whip those hills into shape, so shift with confidence and pedal away! With Shimano hydraulic disc brakes under your hands you’ve got control and all-weather stopping power to spare. The Trail 5 is ready for your next adventure. – Courtesy of Spoke O’Motion – Value: $1200
  • Gourmet Gift Basket containing 2 James Peterson’s cook books, Himalayan Pink Salt in a Salt Grinder, Antipasto, Pasta, and more – Courtesy of Tara Roy-DiClemente – Value: $130
  • Spring’s Promise @ Snake Island. Two original acrylic paintings on canvas – Courtesy of Michelle Richards-Clermont – Value: $400
  • Nursery Package Consisting of a Beautifully Arranged Large Planter – Courtesy of Bradford Greenhouses – Value: $300

Gift-In-A-Box Donors (Every gift valued between $25 and over $100)

Anonymous Donor, Bianchi’s Auto Service, Bradford, Big Bone BBQ – Keswick, Home Hardware – Bradford, byPeterandPauls.com, Crabtree & Evelyn UCM – Newmarket, Dickey Bee Honey, Eagle Chiropractic and Massage, Everything Maple, Global Pet Food – Bradford.  Julia Munroe MPP York-Simcoe, Bearden Alpacas, Lake Simcoe Living, Lake Simcoe Trading Co. ,LSRCA,  Made In Mexico, Manor Wood Fine Cabinetry Inc., Maxxy Nails, Peter Van Loan MP York-Simcoe, Scenic Caves in Collingwood, Simcoe County Museum, Staples, Steam Whistle, The Carwash Company, The Home Depot, Bradford, The Maid’s Cottage, Township of King, Upper Canada Mall Ltd, Paul Harpley Artist

2018 Conservation Dinner

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