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September 7, 2013

Preservation Celebration

Join the celebration!

Join us on Saturday, September 7th, 2013, from 7 to 10 pm, for an exciting evening celebrating the completion of our longstanding efforts of exterior preservation of the Newburyport Custom House -- and tribute to all who made this achievement possible. Click HERE for details!

 

Bid on these fabulous items during this event's Silent Auction!

To attend our Preservation Celebration event, donate auction items, or for additional information: 978-462-8681  --or--  info@thechmm.org

 

View the 2014 Yankee Homecoming Fireworks From The Best Seats In Newburyport!Breathtaking Fireworks Viewing

A truly outstanding adventure for up to 4 guests (adults only).

View the 2014 Yankee Homecoming Fireworks from the Custom House Maritime Museum “Observatory” with its breathtaking panoramic view of the Merrimack River – from horizon to horizon. A personal guide will direct you and your party to the Observatory on the roof of the museum, provide refreshments and assist in your descent afterwards.

Estimated value: $ Priceless!

 

 

Red Sox Tickets

 

2 Tickets to Red Sox vs. Baltimore

September 18, 2013 at 7:10 pm

Value: $260

DONOR: BOB DEPASQUA

 

 

 

3-Nights at New York City Apartment in The Village

Starting Bid: $300

DONORS: CHUCK CHRISTENSEN AND BETH WELCH

24 Fifth Avenue NYC

Centrally located at 24 Fifth Avenue, in the building once the historic Fifth Avenue Hotel, this corner fifteenth-floor apartment is a short walk to Washington Square Park and convenient to all subway lines. Two bedrooms, two baths, kitchen, living room, and spectacular views! Available for a three-night visit, October 2013 - October 2014. Dates to be mutually agreed.24 Fifth Avenue NYC

 

  First Editions

Editor's Choice Basket of First Editions from Marquand, Updike and Irving!

An alluring collection of seven first editions from John P. Marquand (3), John Updike (2) and John Irving (2), including six with dust jackets.

Starting bid: $100

DONOR: NANCY GRIFFIN

 

 

South Briston ME Cottage

Weekend at South Bristol, Maine, Cottage

Starting Bid: $200

Four bedroom house on Bradstreet Cove in South Bristol, Maine. Available Friday through Sunday afternoon in June or Fall 2014. Close to Pemaquid Light and beach.  Boat launching site available nearby to launch and cruise the Damariscotta River, Christmas Cove and Boothbay area.

DONORS: DOUG & CYNTHIA MUIRSouth Bristol ME Cottage

 

 

Plim IslandKayak

 

Three Gift Certificates

for 3-hour weekday paddles

Retail Value: $165

DONOR: KEN TAYLOR / PLUM ISLAND KAYAK

 

 

Alan Bull Art Class

 

 

One-Hour Art Lesson with Alan Bull

One hour art lesson (in any medium or subject, for one or two students) with Newburyport artist laureate, Alan Bull

Retail Value: $100

 

 

 

 

4 Tickets to New England Aquarium including the spectacular IMax Theater!New England Aquarium

 

Retail Value: $125

DONOR: JEFF IVES

 

 

 Bruce Taylor Signed Print

Bruce Taylor Signed Print

of his iconic 1991 illustration of Robert Mills' historic Newburyport Custom House

Print #30 of 100; print size 11"x14"

DONOR: BRUCE TAYLOR

 

 

Lobster Dinner for 6

 

Lobster Dinner for 6

Host Sandy Berkenbush provides a full course New England Lobster dinner for up to 6 guests at her West Newbury Chestnut Hill Farm.

DONOR:SANDY BERKENBUSH

 

 

Rear Range Lighthouse Dinner

 

 

 

Dinner atop the Newburyport Rear Range Lighthouse

Intimate dinner for up to four

Retail Value: $400

DONOR: DAVID HALL / THE TANNERY

 

 

 

 

Lightship Nantucket tour

 

 

Tour of the legendary Nantucket Lightship  

For up to 10 guests

Retail Value: $150

DONORS: DAN & LESLIE MAY

 

 

Steve Deffley, Personal Chef

 

 

Got Thyme Gift Certificate

Private Chef Steve Deffley will prepare 4 meals for you

Retail Value $150

DONOR: STEVE DEFFLEY / GOT THYME

 

 

Newburyport Lighting - Nautical Themed Lamp

 

 

 

Nautical Themed  Lamp

Retail Value $100

DONOR: STEVE LEARY / NEWBURYPORT LIGHTING

 

 

Wooden Lantern

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tall Rustic Candle Lantern

Retail Value $100

DONOR: BEVERLY FOWLER / SAGE MARKET & DESIGN

 

 

 

Wooden Rocking Chair

 

 

 

 

Wooden Rocking Chair

Retail Value: $150

DONOR: WAYNE BARBARO / AMESBURY CHAIR COMPANY

 

 

 

 

Beautique

 

Eyelash Extensions

Retail Value $250

DONOR: LEAH LYNCH / BEAUTIQUE

 

 

  

 Rocas Clutch Purse

 

Clutch Purse

Retail Value $68

DONOR: ROSEMARY / ROCAS BOUTIQUE

 

 

 

The Black Dog

Red Raincoat

Men's Size L

Retail Value: $58

DONOR: BLACK DOG / NEWBURYPORT

 

 

Comina - Tin Animal Art

 

 

 

 

Tin Animal Art

 

Retail Value: $100

DONOR: KAREN WOOD / COMINA

 

 

 

 

 

 Engage Your Core

Pilates Lessons

Retail Value $100

DONOR: LISA HAPP / ENGAGE YOUR CORE

 

 

Mermaid Pillow - pure & simple HOME

 

Exquisitely hand embroidered and embellished

Mermaid Pillow

Retail Value $100

DONOR: AJ AUBREY / PURE AND SIMPLE HOME

 

 

 

Robert Kaplan Photography

Family Portrait

Each person individually and together, including grandparents and pets

Retail Value $250

DONOR: ROBERT KAPLAN / R A KAPLAN PHOTOGRAPHY

 

 

Newburyport Bed & Breakfast

 

2 Nights at the Newburyport Bed & Breakfast

Retail Value: $320

DONORS: DONNA WILSON & KEN IRWIN

 

 

Girl with Watering Can

 

 

 

 

Garden Statue of Girl with Watering Can

Retail Value: $90

DONOR: DENISE WEIR / DENISE'S FLOWER SHOP

 

 

 

 

 

Riverwalk Brewing Co.

 

Private Beer Tasting Party for 6 People

Includes free souvenir beer glasses - OK to bring your own food platters

DONOR: ALYSSA KIRK / RIVERWALK BREWING COMPANY

 

 

 

A Shore Thing

Gift Bag of “objects to decorate your world

Value: $52

DONOR: A SHORE THING / NEWBURYPORT

 

 

Amy McLaughlin Lifestyle Design

Closet Makeover

Retail Value: $450

DONOR: AMY MCLAUGHLIN / AMY MCLAUGHLIN LIFESTYLE DESIGN

 

Vintage Chic Boutique Nautical Candle Lantern

 

 

 

Nautical Candle Lantern

Retail Value: $100

DONOR: KIMBERLY WILSON / VINTAGE CHIC BOUTIQUE

 

 

 

 

Ducks in the Boston Public Garden

 

 

The Ducks in the Boston Public Garden

 

Framed Print 33" x 31"

Signed by artist Thomas R. Dunlay, 71 / 375

DONORS: IRWIN & JUDY MILLER

 

 

Market Square Print

 

Market Square

Framed Print 35" x 27"

Signed by artist Ron Goyette, 55 / 950

DONORS: IRWIN & JUDY MILLER

 

 

 

Market Square Painting

 

Market Square Newburyport

M.M. Sullivan oil on canvas, unframed 40" x 30"

 

DONORS: IRWIN & JUDY MILLER

 

 

 

Aerial Photograph

 

Aerial Photograph of Newburyport and the Mouth of the Merrimack

Framed Print 35" x 26"

DONORS: IRWIN & JUDY MILLER

 

 

~ PLUS ~

A veritable boatload of treasures, gifts and surprises begging you to take them home!

Treasures, Gifts and Surprises

DONOR: JEANNE PETRILLO
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