Gifts From The Sea
Saturday, August 16th, 2008
5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
at the home of Dr. & Mrs. T. Berry Brazelton
270 Commerce Road, Barnstable
Barnstable Land Trust invites you to celebrate our
25th anniversary at
Gifts from the Sea Auction and Lawn Party For Open Space
Silent Auction ~ Live Auction
Live Music ~ Open Bar ~ Raw Bar
Hors d’oeuvres ~ Dessert
Tickets $85 per person
Purchase tickets here or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to BLT.
~To be held under a tent – rain or shine~
~Onsite Parking Is Available~
We hope to see you there!
For more information contact BLT at
If you have any interest in assisting with the planning and production of Gifts From The Sea, or volunteering in any way, click here to see our Gifts From The Sea volunteer opportunities. For more information contact Polly Goddard at firstname.lastname@example.org or the phone number above.
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Gifts from the Sea
a sampling of the fabulous items you can expect
LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
1. Jazz Brunch for 15 at The Barnstable Restaurant & Tavern
Brunch for 15 at The Barnstable Restaurant & Tavern. Perfect for a wedding, graduation, or other family celebration.
Donated by Barnstable Restaurant & Tavern
2. "The Subject was Roses"
Sailor's valentine features roses made of jingle shells and yellow clams. Encased in a carved octagonal box, this intricately crafted piece of art took the better part of a year to create.
Donated by Anne Sandstrom
3. "Summer Morning"
8” x 10” original oil painting. Marsh scene with a red skiff.
Donated by Ted Theodores
4. Handcrafted End Table
Gorgeous handcrafted end table made from recycled wood.
Donated by West Barnstable Tables
5. 1-week stay in St. John, USVI, at Hummingbird Villas
Enjoy 7 nights in a 1-bedroom villa in January 2009. Bannaquit, the villa, is fully equipped with a kitchen, living areas, and bedroom with a/c and a 9' x 28' deck, hot tub, outdoor gas grill and tables and chairs for moonlight dining. Donated by Mary Ellis
6. "Crosby Boat Yard"
Framed lithograph, numbered and signed by artist Karen Fitzgerald Buckley. Donated by Karen Fitzgerald Buckley
7. Red Sox box seats for two - Saturday Aug 30
Two Left Field Loge Box tickets, Red Sox vs. White Sox at Fenway Park, Saturday August 30 at 7:05pm. Sect 27/ Box 155/ Row JJ/ Seats 3 & 4.
Donated by Jim & Barbara Ingram
8. Clambake for 20—You invite the guests, we’ll do the rest!
Pot-style clambake for 20 people: Clam chowder, lobsters, steak, chicken, steamers, mussels, linguica, corn, home-made cole slaw, fresh rolls and butter. 2 1/2 - 3 hour party. Available any day except Saturday.
Donated by Osterville Fish
9. 7 Nights in Patagonia for Two
3 nights aboard the luxury cruise ship Mare Australis sailing from Ushuaia, Argentina; 4 nights at luxurious Hotel Remota in Puerto Natales, Chile. Airfare and taxes not included.
March 16 - April 22, 2009 or October 2009
Donated by Hotel Remota; Cruceros Australis; Borello Travel & Tours
Opportunity to help sustain the Elizabeth Eaton Clark Internship Program.
11. Do you want to be an extra?!
Among our most unique items! A singular opportunity to be "an extra" in Dan Adams' fifth film, "The Lightkeepers", based on Joseph Lincoln's novel The Woman-Haters. Filming begins on Cape Cod this fall. Current cast includes James Caan, Martin Sheen, Chris O'Donnell, Blythe Danner, and Leelee Sobieski.
Donated by Dan Adams
12. Solid cherry side table
Solid cherry Hadley Side Table from the Natural Transitions Collection. Manufactured in central New York state by Harden Furniture, America's oldest family owned furniture maker. The wood comes from some 20,000 acres owned or managed as a renewable resource by Harden. Dimensions 24-1/2" w x 29-1/2" d x 25" h. One drawer, one fixed shelf.
Donated by Chris Babcock
13. "Teddy Boys"
Original painting. Squibnocket Beach, Chilmark
Donated by Scott Terry
14. Red Sox box seats for two, Sunday Aug 31
Two Left Field Loge Box tickets, Red Sox vs. White Sox at Fenway Park, Sunday, August 31 at 1:35pm. Sect 27/ Box 155/ Row JJ/ Seats 3 & 4.
Donated by Jim & Barbara Ingram
15. "Morning Light Cotuit Bay"
Original acrylic painting of the Cotuit Mosquito Yacht Club in the morning. With immediatenotice, the artist will paint the buyer's child(ren) into the picture.
Donated by Jim Mayne Freeheart
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16. 2 Celtics Tickets for 2008/2009 season
Two Celtics tickets, Section 12, Row 4. Game date to be mutually agreed upon with the donor. Donated by Gretchen Reilly
17. "Sunday Regatta"
8" x 16" oil painting, framed. Cotuit skiffs sailing off Sampson's Island.
Donated by Marian Waldron Nicastro
18. Dinner and Ride for 4 with the West Barnstable Fire Department
Take a ride on the truck, and eat dinner with our West Barnstable Firefighters!
Donated by West Barnstable Fire Department
19. Original Personalized Obama Cartoon
Senator Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will share this classic Cape Cod Scene with a caricature of you or a loved one, personalized by Peaco Todd, cartoonist.
Donated by Peaco Todd
20. "Waiting for Summer"
10" x 14" custom-framed print, double matted. Limited edition giclee. Signed and numbered by the artist.
Donated by Sandy O'Connor
~~~~~ TO PRE-BID ON ANY OF THE ABOVE ITEMS: ~~~~~
Email BLT@CAPE.COM with subject "pre-bid." Include your name, phone number, the item you are placing a pre-bid on and your maximum bid.