Food and Drink
The winner of this item will receive dinner on one Wednesday every month from September 2020-June 2021. Bonus meals during Advent and Lent are also included for a total of 12 meals (a calendar with the dates of the meals will be provided by early September). Sample menus from the current year include butternut squash stuffed shells, turkey dinner with all the trimmings, and pork loin with fig sauce. And dessert is always provided as well! The cooks will prepare food for up to 5 people. Meals can be picked up from the Grace kitchen after 1 p.m. on the dates prepared. (Dietary restrictions cannot be accommodated.) The Cornerstones Cooks are: Diana Sicuro, Donna Serpico, Linda Wolf, Barbara Van Heukelem, Lori Marchi, Cathy Ruggeri, Marilyn Heimburger, Ann Mason, Claudia Wood, Cindy Rohlfing, Julie Modrich, and Donna Mindrum.
Everything you need to cook delicious Trader Joe's meals at home! Includes 2 cookbooks (for dinner and lunch), tea towels handpainted by 1st grade students, an entire crate of Trader Joe's favorites, a gift card for your fresh ingredients, and a shopping bag for your next trip! Trader Joe's is a neighborhood grocery store with amazing food and drink from around the globe and around the corner.
Need some new ideas for nightly meals? Grace 2nd graders shared their favorite recipes in this beautifully bound cookbook. Along with a cutting board handmade by Mrs. Beals, this auction item is a functional keepsake you'll love.
Enjoy this assortment from one of Oak Park's favorite bakeries. Package includes a $50 gift card for Spilt Milk, package of medium roast, whole coffee beans roasted in Chicago, Spilt Milk travel mug, jars Rare Bird Preserves (made locally in River Forest) and a variety of treats.
Bid on this elegant charcuterie board, hand-made by our talented 7th grade class. Package also includes a basket with two bottles of wine (Pinot Noir and Riesling), dried fruits, nuts, cured meats, tea towels and a gift card to purchase your fresh cheeses!
Buon Appetito! Italian cooking class for six people (adults or children) with Mrs. Brucato and her sister who is a professional chef in Chicago! Make a three course meal (appetizer, HOMEMADE PASTA and sauce, and a dessert). Wine and beverages also included. Held in the kitchen at Grace Lutheran on a Saturday or Sunday. Appropriate for any age.
Dessert of the Month by Mrs. Amanda Steelman
Cakes, pies, cobblers, cookies, trifles, tortes, etc...
Each month you will receive a dessert specially made for you! Desserts can include (but are not not limited to) fresh seasonal fruits, spirits, and a variety of chocolates. Your package will include 1 dessert each month delivered to your home for 8 months. Delivery can begin on a date agreed upon by the winner and Mrs. Steelman.
A brand new cooler full of Kinslahger India Pale Lager, Chicago Common, Dunkel, Prohibition Pilsner, and Baltic Porter four packs and plenty of Kinslahger swag (shirts, glasses, hats, coaster and more).
Custom made Grace Lutheran coffee mug and water bottle accompanied by 4, $50 gift cards from Fairgrounds Coffee & Tea in Oak Park.
Round up 10 of your pardners for a Texas-style BBQ dinner, prepared and served by the Church Ladies of the West(ern suburbs) on a mutually agreed upon date (summer weekends are best). Includes brisket and ribs, plus genuine sausage flown in from the Lone Star State and all the fixins'! So whatcha waitin fer? Bid-y 'up!
Also includes a $100 gift certificate to Westgate Flowers in Oak Park for your table decor.
Meal prepared by: Candice Buchbinder, Sue Foran, Lori Martin, Donna Mindrum, Tammy Wojtowicz, and Lynn Zurowski
Mouth-blown handcrafted Globe Decanter Set sits on a wooden base and holder with hand blown clipper ship inside the decanter. 4 glass tumblers (8 oz.) feature an etched world map on each one.
Enjoy this assortment of Girl Scout Cookies (from our own Grace Lutheran Troop) paired with some fantastic wines!