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Scrumptious seasonal multi-course dinner for up to 12 guests with an additional $1,000 voucher towards tax and gratuity and/or additional beverages.
Enjoy a posh dinner at Shagbark with eleven (11) of your favorite people. The highly praised up-south restaurant is owned by award-winning chef Walter Bundy '86. One of the most sought-after places to dine in Richmond, Shagbark boasts such commendations as the AAA Four Diamond Award, USA Today's top 20 restaurants to try and Wine Spectator's Restaurant Award of Excellence. Showcasing the bounty of Virginia and its local farmers, fishermen, and artisans, Shagbark is known for inspired cuisine in an exceptional setting. Chef Bundy invites the highest bidder and up to eleven (11) guests for a seasonal, multi-course tasting dinner complete with wine pairings. Your party will enjoy this special meal at a communal table made from Virginia Shagbark hickory for which the restaurant is named! This rare opportunity is sure to be a memorable culinary experience for all those lucky enough to have a seat at the table. Reservation must be made on a mutually agreeable date with Chef Bundy's team. Not valid on Fridays, during the months of November and December or on holidays. Other nights may be unavailable due to private events. Good until February 2024.
**This item will be available in the Live Auction; you must be present to bid. If you are unable to attend the auction but are interested in this package, please contact Cricket O'Connor.
One glorious week in a five-bedroom home in the seaside town of Woods Hole on Cape Cod. Accommodates up to 10 guests.
Boasting bright, modern decor and spacious interiors, this newly renovated home invites everyone to relax and unwind in style while taking in the magnificent views of Buzzards Bay from every room. Beach equipment is available for your use as well as a large backyard with an outdoor deck and dining area. Enjoy the local sights in the vibrant village of Woods Hole or hop on a direct ferry to Martha's Vineyard for the day. The Cape is your oyster! May 1-June 18 or September 4-October 30 or another mutually agreed upon date in 2023.
**This item will be available in the Live Auction; you must be present to bid. If you are unable to attend the auction but are interested in this package, please contact Cricket O'Connor.
Artwork by Joseph Scheer, Caligula Japonica female, 2017, archival print on watercolor paper, 34 x 44 inches.
Scheer catalogs the wonder of nature through print media, video and web-based projects. Scheer specifically chooses subjects that are interesting, diverse and often little known. He uses digital scanning technology to create high-resolution images that reveal exquisite details indiscernible to the naked eye. This magnificent moth in yellow ochre and golden brown with light burgundy details on its wings is dramatic against a solid white background.
**This item will be available in the Live Auction; you must be present to bid. If you are unable to attend the auction but are interested in this package, please contact Cricket O'Connor.
Enjoy a relaxing week in the Sanderling subdivision of Duck, NC that sleeps 14 in a six-bedroom and four bath oceanfront beach house.
Flock to delightful Duck, NC for a fantastic week with your family in this truly special oceanfront beach home only three hours from Richmond. This six-bedroom home has three kings, two queens and two sets of twin bunks with four bathrooms (3 full and 1 half bath). This beach house includes the use of the Sanderling Neighborhood Swim and Racquet Club. This is a private home and not in a rental program so you can avoid the traffic, no need to travel on a Saturday or Sunday. The town of Duck is quiet and charming with wide, clean, uncrowded beaches that are ranked among the nation's best. Explore miles of bike paths and the walkable village with shops, restaurants and a sound front park. The beach and views are so captivating from this oceanfront beach home that you just might choose to bury your toes in the sand and never leave. Pack the car and head east with your family- your perfect vacation awaits! Available for a mutually agreeable week. Expires one year from the auction. Blackout dates: Mid-June through mid-August 2023 and December 26, 2023 through January 3, 2024. Families only and no pets, please.
Completely catered party at St. Christopher's newly constructed Community Pavilion under the lights of Knowles Field for 100 guests.
Invite 99 of your closest friends for an evening to remember without lifting a finger. St. Christopher's parents will host this unforgettable night at St. Christopher's Community Pavilion and under the lights! Enjoy live music by Ford's Cellar while indulging in a delicious dinner catered by MOSAIC restaurant. Navy Hill Tequila Sodas in three delicious flavors (Squeeze of Lime, Blood Orange, and Grapefruit) will also be on hand for sipping. The Tap Trailer will be on site to give your guests a great beer selection and a good time! With beautiful flowers by the talented Christina McCoy with Poppy & Birch, all of the details are covered. Just sit back, relax and enjoy YOUR PARTY UNDER THE LIGHTS! Mutually agreeable date in 2023.
Donated By Alice and Mac LivingstonSusan and Jody Begley - Lesley and Cornell Berry - Cheney and Berkeley Edmunds '91 - Courtney and Tim Jordan - Alison and Miguel Martin - Kristi and Stuart Porterfield - Rita and Sam Stocks - Carter and Matt Tatum - Shannon and Randy Weis - Courtney and Rob Worrell - Ford's Cellar/Clark Coulbourn '93, Patrick Ford, Wink Ewing '91, Andrew LeVasseaur, Richard Bishop, Andy Mathews - Poppy & Birch/Christina McCoy - MOSAIC Catering - Classic Party Rentals of Virginia - Tap Trailer/Carrington Williams '92 - Navy Hill/Jenny Lucas, Katie Williams
Mid-century modern gem with private pool in Uptown New Orleans for six guests to enjoy for up to four nights.
Experience the Crescent City during a three-to-four-night stay in this gorgeous Uptown mid- century modern style home with an open floor plan and large expansive glass windows throughout. Six people will fit comfortably in three bedrooms (1 king, 2 queens) with three bathrooms. A private outdoor pool beckons after a day taking in the heady sights, sounds, flavors and scents of NOLA. The house is on Dominican Street near Audubon Park, just a few blocks from streetcars, local restaurants and the unique shops and galleries of New Orleans. Get ready for big fun in the Big Easy! Available for Jazz Festival April 23-May 7, 2023, and mutually agreeable dates with homeowner through February 2024.
Elegant, fanciful and fun seated dinner party for 20.
Experience a night of revelry reminiscent of Monument Avenue in 1923. Let's follow our grandparents' lead who knew how to have a good time post a pandemic and a war in Europe and relive the 1920's in the 2020's. Invite 20 of your closest friends for a night that even Daisy and Jay Gatsby couldn't top. Hosted by St. Christopher's parents, we've got the night buttoned up. From a top-secret invitation to ritzy cocktails to decadent food - it's going to be the bee's knees, dolls. Dust off your party frock and polish those shoes for a night to remember in a historic Monument Avenue home. Available for a mutually agreeable date in March, April, September or October 2023.
Seven-night stay in Tuscany in a four-bedroom, three bath villa with a private pool and magnificent views near the historic center of Cortona. Accommodates eight guests.
Stunning views, a panoramic swimming pool and a full kitchen set this villa apart. The villa is nestled on a hillside amongst olive groves with the charming walled city of Cortona close by for exploring shops, museums, churches and even an ancient fortress. You'll have a hard time deciding whether to play the tourist or simply soak in the sun poolside. The more adventurous may wish to hike the local trails or day trip to nearby hill towns. This package includes a guided wine and cheese tour to see and sample some of the local wine and cheese production in three nearby villages. Your group will also be treated to a three-course dinner highlighting local dishes prepared by a private chef. Now that is la dolce vita! Package needs to be booked within one year of auction and used within two years. Reservation must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance and is subject to availability. Airfare not included.
2023 Toyota 4Runner Classic Silver Metallic 4X4 SR5 Premium V6 Sport-Utility Vehicle.
This 2023 Toyota 4Runner 4X4 SR5 Premium V6 is a rugged, midsize sport-utility vehicle with classic silver metallic exterior and black graphite interior. This must-have SUV has all the key features of a well-appointed interior including a backup camera, premium audio 8" touch screen with 8 speakers, Dynamic Navigation compatible with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay, SiriusXM, smart key system with push button start, power and heated front seats, and power sliding rear window. Safety-minded parents will be pleased to know the 4Runner earned a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. With exceptional resale value, your ride doesn't get any better than this!
Gorgeous oceanfront home with four bedrooms and four bathrooms for one week on North Carolina's private Figure 8 Island. Accommodates one to two families.
Spend a memorable week in this beautiful oceanfront cottage on Figure 8, a family-friendly vacation spot known for its sandy white beaches, cool blue green water, and casual environment. With four bedrooms and four baths (3 king beds and 2 bunk areas), there is ample room for everyone to kick back and enjoy their island time. Beach chairs, boogie boards, and bikes are available for outdoor fun during your stay. Mutually agreed upon week in 2024. No pets, please.
Beachfront villa at El Pescador Resort for up to six guests to spend one week on Belize's lovely Ambergris Caye.
Discover Belize's amazing Ambergris Caye with a seven-night stay in a lovely three-bedroom villa right on the beach. Enjoy stunning views of the Belize Barrier Reef across an open expanse of turquoise Caribbean Sea from the hammock on your private veranda. At El Pescador you can achieve the angler's ultimate dream - a Grand Slam of bonefish, tarpon, and permit. Belize's shallow water contains the only classic tarpon flats outside of South Florida and are world renowned for offering the opportunity to sight cast to tarpon 12 months a year. When not reeling them in, explore the island with complimentary use of the resort's paddleboards, kayaks and bicycles. Package also includes a delicious dinner for six people on the night of your arrival and a complimentary fly-fishing workshop. Daily guided fishing tours are available for additional purchase. www.elpescador.com. Based on space availability. Blackout dates apply. Airfare not included. Valid through October 31, 2023.
Full orthodontist treatment for one child or adult.
Richmond's favorite orthodontist and St. Christopher's dad, Dr. Graham Gardner, and his partner, Dr. Natalie La Rochelle, at the newly renamed Gardner and La Rochelle Orthodontics, has been creating radiant smiles for children and adults in the Richmond area since 1998. Dr. Gardner has been named "Richmond's Top Orthodontist" several times by local dentists for Richmond Magazine and by patients for Style Weekly. Dr. Gardner and his team offer the latest in orthodontic technology to give patients the best possible experience. His office is conveniently located at the corner of Monument Avenue and Willow Lawn Drive, with a second location near the intersection of Patterson Avenue and Gaskins Road. Don't wait! Upgrade your grin today! Initial consultation must take place by February 2024. Must be a new patient not currently being treated at the practice.
UPDATED: Four night Argentina dove hunting trip for four - now with a variety of lodge options available.
Thanks to Pointer Wingshooting, which has been in the destination hunting business for over 15 years, your group of four will enjoy a travel hunting experience like no other. With multiple well-appointed lodges from which to choose, you will be treated like royalty in every way during your four-night stay. The shooting is unlimited, and your field assistant will keep your gun loaded. When in the field, you will experience lavish asado (meat) lunches followed by a much-needed siesta in a hammock afterwards. At the lodge, you will start your day with a full breakfast and end with amazing dinners. A dedicated butler will be available to handle your every need. Argentine culture is a wonderful experience making it a perfect travel hunting destination! There must be four hunters. More hunters may be added for an additional charge. This package includes two rooms (based on double occupancy), breakfast and dinner at the lodge, lunch in the field, and vehicles and field transportation for every hunt. Must be used within 3 years from date of purchase (expires February 25, 2026). Exclusions: Airfare, transfers to/from airport, lodge and field gratuities and other incurred expenses, hunting license, gun rental, shells, etc.
UPDATED INFORMATION: Outrageously cute chocolate male Labrador Retriever puppy from Break of Dawn Farm and Kennel.
This precious male Labrador Retriever puppy - who will be thirteen weeks old by the auction - comes from the highly respected Break of Dawn Farm and Kennel and hopes to be an adorable addition to your family. Break of Dawn is a locally owned Breeder of Merit certified with the AKC, and for more than 30 years, they have bred family, service, and hunting companions from healthy, diverse breeding lines. The puppy is staying with a St. Christopher's family and will be up-to-date on all of his vaccinations thanks to Dr. Jason Hiser at Scott's Addition Animal Hospital. As part of this package, Dr. Hiser is including the puppy's next visit and any vaccinations needed during that visit. You'll also receive a puppy gift basket from for the love of pete! filled with treats, toys and other fun items. Do not miss this opportunity to take home this furry bundle of joy for your family.
Photographic collage of the first Friday Night Lights at St. Christopher's School on November 4, 2022, captured and created by artist Barry Purcell.
This is your chance to own a piece of St. Christopher's history as imagined from the unique perspective of Barry Purcell. The piece is an "intimate snapshot" of an unforgettable evening for the Saints community, transformed into an abstract work commemorating the event in an incomparable way. Barry Purcell is a fourth-generation painter and photographer born in Virginia Beach. He is represented by Reynolds Gallery in Richmond and his work can be found in both corporate and individual collections across the U.S. He received his Bachelor of Science from James Madison University as well as his Juris Doctorate and Master of Business from the University of Richmond. Barry has strong ties to St. Christopher's with many family members being alumni of the school. He currently resides in Richmond and Virginia Beach.
Get away for a seven-night stay with or without the kids at a Grand Mayan resort in a luxury room that can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children (under the age of 11) at your choice of one of four locations: Acapulco, Nuevo Vallarta, Puerto Penasco or Cancun-Riviera Maya.
No matter which location you choose, you will enjoy a relaxing stay at a four-diamond luxury resort on an oceanfront property. Enjoy luxurious accommodations, endless pools, world-class restaurants, activities for all ages and staff that caters to your every need. You will enjoy a vacation filled with fun, relaxation and the very best service in Mexico. With multiple destinations offering distinctly unique and beautiful locales to experience, each option offers exciting ways to vacation with a comfortable and friendly atmosphere. There are no blackout dates. You have 12 months to book and 18 months to travel. Concierge and booking services are included. Exclusions: Airfare, food and drinks. Nueva Vallarta and Cancun-Riviera Maya include one-way airport to hotel shuttles.
Up to 10 guests will enjoy a seven-night stay in one of Exclusive Resorts' eight flagship destinations ranging from the slopes of Lake Tahoe and shores of Grand Cayman to the beaches of Los Cabos and spectacular jungles of Peninsula Papagayo in Costa Rica. Exclusive Resorts' properties are designed for families who put a premium on privacy and peace of mind. Winner will stay in one of the Club's exquisitely appointed four- to five-bedroom private residences (based on selected destination). Like any Exclusive Resorts member, you will work closely with your very own Exclusive Ambassador to plan your stay. Once you arrive, a dedicated on-site concierge will be there to help fulfill your every request. This access is ONLY available to members of Exclusive Resorts, except through this special auction package!
- Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
- Lake Tahoe, California
- Los Cabos, Mexico
- Peninsula Papagayo, Costa Rica
- Real Del Mar, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
- Scottsdale, Arizona
- Sea Island, Georgia
- Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Restrictions: Travel must be booked within 90 days of check-out. Air and ground transportation to and from destination as well as all other non-included expenses are the sole responsibility of the traveler. The following holiday weeks designated by Exclusive Resorts are excluded including Christmas, New Year's, President's Day, Spring Break, Fourth of July and Thanksgiving. Additional nights may be available. Travel must occur by February 25, 2024 or will be forfeited if not completed by then.
To purchase tuition raffle tickets, please click here. You will be redirected to a different site requiring separate payment.
Raffle proceeds will be split 50/50 with the winner (to be used toward tuition credit only) and the Parents Association. Each ticket must be designated with the name and grade of a current St. Christopher's student. The tuition reduction will be applied to the St. Christopher's 2023-2024 school year for the designated, enrolled student. The amount does not include cost of books, meals or other incidental fees. Amount awarded cannot exceed the tuition amount for the rising grade of the winning student.
Questions? Please contact Cricket O'Connor.
Large Canvas Art
Inspired by the night sky, these tiny hands used star shaped potato stamps to create a magical painting.
Large Abstract Canvas Art
A playful modern art piece exploring paint brushes strokes and color.
Shadow Art Photography - Please see Package #137-142 to view the six framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Prepare in advance for Senior Graduation by bidding on these eight reserved seats and two reserved parking spaces for Friday, May 26, 2023. It's a joyous and special time; enjoy the moment by not worrying about searching for seats and parking.
Prepare in advance for Senior Graduation by bidding on these eight reserved seats and two reserved parking spaces for Friday, May 24, 2024. It's a joyous and special time; enjoy the moment by not worrying about searching for seats and parking.
Let your student run the Upper School for a morning and show the administration what's cool. Bid on this item for your 9th through 12th Grade boy to be the Head of the Upper School for a morning. The package includes a pizza lunch for the student and three friends with the Head of the Upper School. Please select a mutually agreeable date between March and mid-April 2023. Contact Beth Wood in the Upper School to schedule a mutually agreeable date.
Enjoy eight reserved seats at the Eighth Grade Final Program on Friday, June 2, 2023. What a fabulous way to celebrate the memories and look ahead to Upper School. Added bonus! Two reserved parking spaces are also included.
Enjoy eight reserved seats at the Eighth Grade Final Program on Friday, May 31, 2024. What a fabulous way to celebrate the memories and look ahead to Upper School. Added bonus! Two reserved parking spaces are also included.
Dr. Hunter could use a break! Let your son be Head of the Middle School for a morning and see what it's like to call the shots. A special take-out lunch of his choosing with up to four of his friends will be enjoyed in Dr. Hunter's office. Please contact Dr. Hunter by March 24 to schedule a mutually agreeable date before May 15, 2023.
If you are the highest bidder on this package, your Middle School son and his advisory group (along with his advisor!) can leave the collared shirts at home for a day and instead sport each boys favorite team jersey. Please select a mutually agreeable date with your child?s advisor that is before May 15, 2023.
Mr. Stansbery could use a day off, so turn the job over to your son and let him be Head of the Lower School for a morning. Experience the fun and privilege of directing, greeting, rewarding, and enjoying the other Lower School duties for a few hours! Please contact Mr. Stansbery no later than March 24 to schedule a mutually agreeable date between February and mid-May 2023.
It's a special moment when a boy finishes Lower School. Be the highest bidder on this package, and you'll have eight great seats waiting for you at the Fifth Grade Final Program on Thursday, June 1, 2023. Added bonus! Two reserved parking spaces are also included.
It's a special moment when a boy finishes Lower School. Be the highest bidder on this package, and you'll have eight great seats waiting for you at the Fifth Grade Final Program on Thursday, May 30, 2024. Added bonus! Two reserved parking spaces are also included.
On a mutually agreeable date before May 5, 2023, your 3rd Grade or older son will work with Flik, our dining hall provider, to decide what is for lunch for the entire school - including dessert!
Enjoy a special deliver-in lunch for your 2nd through 5th Grade son and three of his friends with Mr. Stansbery on a mutually agreeable date this spring. Depending on the weather, dine outside picnic style or in Mr. Stansbery's office if needed. Either way, it is sure to be an incredibly fun dining experience. Date must be scheduled by March 24 and used by May 15, 2023.
If you are the highest bidder on this package, your Lower School sons homeroom (along with his teacher!) can leave the collared shirts at home for a day and instead be weekend casual on a school day. Please select a mutually agreeable date with your child?s teacher that is before May 15, 2023.
Sign up your 3rd through 5th Grade son for an intense afternoon of kickball coached by an A- team of Lower School faculty - Todd Stansbery, Maggie Jones and Hayden Vick, to name just a few. For 90 minutes after school dismisses on Friday, April 14, your son will enjoy a friendly game with his classmates followed by popsicles for everyone! $25 per participant / maximum of 30 participants. Those enrolled in Extended Day will be brought to Extended Day once the event is over.
Do you have a budding artist? If so, bid on this private lesson for your son and up to three of his friends after school for 90 minutes (5-6:30 p .m.) in Ms. Foster's art room. Work on an art project for the first 60 minutes, followed by pizza. For children in 2nd Grade or higher, this must be redeemed after school on a mutually agreeable date before May 12, 2023.
Celebrate your son's hard work and the musical talent of all the students by bidding on these eight reserved seats for the Joint Band Concert (Grades 4-12) to be held in Ryan Recital Hall on Monday, May 8. How exciting! It is a joyous and special time; enjoy the evening by not worrying about searching for seats.
Celebrate your son's hard work and the vocal talent of all the students by bidding on these eight reserved seats for the Joint Lower School/Middle School Choir Concert to be held in Ryan Recital Hall on Tuesday, May 16. How exciting! It is a joyous and special time; enjoy the evening by not worrying about searching for seats.
Celebrate your son's hard work and the musical talent of all the students by bidding on these eight reserved seats for the Joint Strings Concert (Grades 2-8) to be held in Ryan Recital Hall on Tuesday, May 2. How exciting! It is a joyous and special time; enjoy the evening by not worrying about searching for seats.
This basket of goodies from St. Christophers Murrell Bookstore is sure to wow even the most hard-to-please Saint! Show your Saints spirit by being the highest bidder on this package.
Your son and nine of his pals will have a chance to put up some serious numbers when they go up against the Saints Varsity Basketball Team for 60 minutes on a mutually agreeable afternoon. The boys will enjoy some fast-moving drills followed by a scrimmage. Purchaser may turn the basketball afternoon into a birthday party. Cakes, etc. must be provided by the purchaser. Contact Coach Hamill Jones '00 to arrange a date and time during next year's (2023-24) basketball season.
Here's a stupendous idea for your lacrosse player: a lacrosse scrimmage with the Saints? Varsity Lacrosse Team! Invite ten to twelve lacrosse players, then contact Coach John Burke by March 24, 2023 to arrange a mutually agreeable date and time. Purchaser may make the lacrosse afternoon part of a special birthday party. Cake, etc. must be provided by the purchaser.
Lacrosse Coach John Burke and the Saints Varsity Lacrosse Team invite two boys to join the team for an afternoon. Choose a mutually agreeable home game this spring and go into the locker room for the pre-game preparations. Don a varsity jersey, participate in the coin toss and act as water boys for the whole game. Contact Coach Burke by March 24, 2023 to make arrangements during the spring 2023 season. Go Saints!!
Your son and a friend will join the Saints Varsity Baseball Team for pregame batting and fielding practice, take pregame instructions from umpires and be introduced with the starting lineup. Then watch the game from the home team dugout, spit some sunflower seeds and maybe help announce the batters for an inning. 3rd Grade boys or older. Contact Coach Tony Szymendera by March 24, 2023 to schedule a mutually agreeable home game during the spring 2023 season.
...start here when your lucky Saint and a friend become Co-Captains of the Varsity Football Team for a home game. The boys will take part in the coin toss, wear varsity jerseys and act as water boys for the team. Winning bidder must contact Coach Lance Clelland by early-September 2023 to schedule a mutually agreeable home game. Become two of the Saints' biggest fans!
Shadow Art Photography #1 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Shadow Art Photography #2 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Shadow Art Photography #3 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Shadow Art Photography #4 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Shadow Art Photography #5 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Shadow Art Photography #6 - Framed photographs from a whimsical photo shoot in the Upper School photo studio. Special thanks to Amanda Livick, US Teacher of Multi-Media Arts.
Courtesy of renowned, local artist Andras Bality and the Reynolds Gallery, Oyster Boats at Terroir is a gorgeous 20" x 21" oil on canvas painting of a small moment of river life. Bality, a local artist who has shown in galleries the world over, captures this serene "life on the river" scene in his signature contrast of brilliant colors and grounded earth tones.
Robin Caspari Lee spends much of her time painting en plein air on her farm in Goochland and on the North Carolina coast in Duck. She captures the spirit and essence of a landscape or subject by incorporating natural light, color, and movement into her works. To her, the bright cherry blossom represents a contrast to the stark background of the winter season. If you love the scents and the colors of spring, take this beautiful work of art home as a constant reminder. Cherry Blossom, 9"x12", oil, framed in antique silver.
It won't be hard to find the perfect spot to display this original 20"x16" acrylic on gallery wrapped canvas titled Chris' Flowers by Celie Gehring. Celie holds a B.A. in Studio Art and post-graduate certification in Design. She was an early childhood educator for many years, which included teaching children's art at CAT's Cap, the Creative Arts Program at St. Catherine's School. While not a gardener, she enjoys nature and views her flowers, vegetables, and wildlife to be a more permanent source of beauty.
We bet you didn't know that Lower School co-teacher Laura Partee is also a fantastic artist. She created this framed 18" x 24" original oil landscape called As It Was. You can take this beautiful work of art home and be sure that it will be enjoyed by all who see it, especially if your son happened to be one of her students.
Are you long overdue in having an heirloom portrait made of your family? Now is a great time to check this off your to-do list. Hayes & Fisk Photography is one of Richmond's most sought-after photographers for portrait photography. Their personal approach makes every client feel right at home. Bid on this package to have a portrait made that you will cherish for a lifetime. Package includes one studio session and one fully retouched 8"x10" portrait.
Andrew Carney Photography is offering a $1,000 portrait certificate which is good for a local, outdoor portrait session of your family (parents and children) and a 10x10 small wall portrait. Certificate value may also be used towards a larger portrait. Limit of one certificate per family, per year. This certificate may only be used by the person who purchased it. May not be combined with any other items. Session location must be within the Greater Richmond area.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy a special evening with a group of your best friends while Charlottesville Outer Banks Boil Company brings the highly acclaimed, casual dining experience to your home with their Signature Seafood Boil. Piles of steaming seafood, fresh produce and spicy andouille sausage served up with their signature seasoning and homemade cocktail sauce make for both a meal and a memory you won't soon forget! The best part? This team not only sets up and cooks, but they also clean up and take everything away when it's over. Use this additional $100 Visa gift card to stock an included Yeti cooler with plenty of your favorite beverages and keep those beverages cold with four included Yeti tumblers. Surely an evening to remember with none of the work! Party location must be between Charlottesville, Lynchburg and the Greater Richmond area. Charlottesville Outer Banks Boil Company certificate value is $1,000. Must select a mutually agreeable date; package expires February 25, 2024.
It's a rite of passage for any music fan - seeing "The Chief" live in concert. Known for his marathon sets, the 2022 Billboard Music Awards' Top Country Tour honoree Eric Church is bringing his critically acclaimed live show to audiences in new ways throughout the summer with The Outsiders Revival Tour. Joining the man praised by POLLSTAR for "having already long established himself as one of the most successful touring country artists" are a variety of other well-known artists. With these four premium tickets to a show of your choice, don't miss out on this incredibly awesome opportunity to see The Chief live! For a list of tour dates, visit www.ericchurch.com.
Let your son experience one of the most awesome Virginia overnight camps for boys ages 9-15, Camp Maxwelton. During this three-week session June 18-July 8, he will enjoy the beautiful outdoors in Rockbridge Baths near Lexington, VA. At camp, he will have the opportunity to swim in the mountain lake, hike up Jump Mountain, take a canoe trip, horseback ride, fish, play sports of all kinds, and enjoy being a boy! To see the camp in full color, visit www.campmaxwelton-lachlan.com. It's a summer experience he won't want to miss.
Since 1927, Camp Mont Shenandoah has enriched the lives of thousands of girls. A family owned and operated camp for three generations, your child will blossom in this safe and caring environment through cabin living, fun and challenging activities, building relationships with peers and staff, and participating in longstanding traditions. The Roots and Shoots Session is designed for girls who have never been to camp or are not quite ready for an extended time away from home. Campers may participate in activities such as swimming, tennis, horseback riding, archery, arts and crafts, sports, drama, camp crafts and much more. For girls ages 7-13. Good for one week of Roots and Shoots (August 6 - August 12, 2023). Your daughter won't want to miss this opportunity! To learn more about this amazing experience, visit www.campmontshenandoah.com.
Virginia Outside offers one-week mountain biking camps for children ages 8-14. Join their staff of experienced riders for a week on the trails developing mountain biking skills including: steering, shifting, hill climbing and descending, log hopping, dodging obstacles, etiquette, maintenance, safety and more. Campers will ride in the morning, have a midday lunch/activity break, then get back on their bikes in the afternoon for more trail exploration! Campers are placed in groups of beginner, intermediate, and advanced to ensure they are riding with campers of the same ability level. Bikes and helmets are provided, but campers are encouraged to bring their own mountain bike. Campers should know how to ride a bike before signing up for this camp. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and meets at Forest Hill Park. This certificate does not guarantee a space within a specific week, enrollment is based on availability. Valid for 2023 mountain biking camps only. Visit virginiaoutside.com for more information.
RockIt Sports' popular summer camps are back! Choose between their basketball camp (which focuses on skills training, scrimmages, Hot Shot competitions, etc.) or their All Sports Camp (which is like a week's worth of recess focusing on kickball, dodgeball, basketball competitions, tag, corn-hole, futsal, etc.) Offered June through August, camps are co-ed and available to rising 2nd through 7th Grade students. Certificate does not guarantee a spot in a session, so reserve early! Campers must provide their own lunch. For more information, visit rockitsports.net.
Here's a fantastic package for your basketball-loving son. Saints'varsity basketball coach Hamill Jones '00 and the 2023 varsity basketball captains will take up to six boys (Grade 3 and older) to see a home Richmond Spiders Men's Basketball game during the 2023-2024 season. Since loud cheering burns a lot of calories, Coach Jones and the captains will take the boys out for pizza, too! The auction winner and Coach Jones will coordinate to find a mutually agreeable date.
Enjoy a private camping adventure on the banks of the James River at Fort Pocahontas Camping at Wilson's Wharf for up to ten people with adult supervision. It could also be a fun birthday party! Camp right on the water, jump off the dock to your heart's content, bring your kayaks, canoes, paddleboards or even launch a small boat nearby! All right in the middle of a Civil War historical site. Campsite includes firewood and water access. Only one hour's drive from Richmond off Route 5 in Charles City. The site is available for up to three nights of camping. Please select a mutually agreeable date by December 31, 2023. www.fortpocahontas.org
Have your child dance the night away at Town & Country Cotillion. Your child needs to learn to ballroom dance as well as proper social etiquette, and this is the place to do it! Your child will learn traditional and modern-day dances in a professional and fun environment. Make the winning bid for one year's full tuition for the 2023-2024 season for a 6th, 7th, or 8th Grade boy or girl. Town & Country Cotillion is held at the Tuckahoe Woman's Club from September to March. Non-transferable. Visit www.townandcountrycotillion.com for more information.
Whether you're a thinker, tinkerer, creative or full-on science geek, the Science Museum helps curious minds discover the connections between - and their connection to - STEM. Science is all around us and discoveries are limitless. There's always something going on at the Science Museum of Virginia! With these four general admission passes, you won't miss a thing! smv.org
Let's face it, like it or not, your teen needs a license and you don't want to think about it, or plan for it. RVA Driving Academy is offering a jumpstart to your teen's driver education requirements. Their Driver Education classroom courses fulfils the DMV classroom requirement for licensing and will prepare the student for the learner's permit test and behind the wheel training. Students should be 15 years old before enrolling and are not required to have a learner's permit to take the course. Browse their online course schedule and choose the course that best fits your teens busy schedule. (You also might want to bid on that 4Runner while you're at it.) www.rvadrivingacademy.com
Dress for success in a new custom suit from 707 Fine Clothing. Specializing in custom clothing, 707 Fine Clothing collaborates with you to design a unique suit that matches your lifestyle and personality. Each garment is individually crafted. They can even develop a custom lining composed of your own photos for the interior of your suit. You will design your own custom suit using their top-of-the-line fabric, Dormeuil. For over 170 years, Dormeuil has been producing the finest fabric on the planet by blending timeless British elegance with effortless French style. With an indisputable reputation, Dormeuil is the choice of presidents, celebrities, royalty, and fashion connoisseurs around the world. Browse the gallery for inspiration and read about the 707 process at www .707rva .com. This certificate expires in February 2024.
Alex Solomon founded Chalkback Strength & Conditioning to give people strength for life and is an International Sports Sciences Association Certified Personal Trainer (ISSA-CPT). Alex delivers individualized training strategies to manage the most important assets of all - your health and strength. This intro personal training "Pass" includes eight (8) total training sessions over a four week period - two sessions per week for one continuous four-week period commencing on the first training session. Winner may be accompanied by one guest training partner at no additional cost if agreed to beforehand. Sessions will take place at Incite Fitness in Richmond's Near West End (6010 N. Crestwood Ave., Suite G). Certificate expires August 25, 2023.
Turn back the hands of time with this Deluxe Facial Rejuvenation package offered by Dr. Michael Godin, a double-board certified facial plastic surgeon. Package includes a thorough consultation with Dr. Michael Godin, a complete Botox, Dysport, or Xeomin treatment, or the value applied to a different noninvasive procedure such as a facial filler treatment, or a surgical procedure. Also included is a consultation with a Licensed Master Medical Aesthetician, and a Diamond Glow facial treatment.
Add color and movement to any room with this Prickly Pear Belgian Linen Lumbar Pillow from celebrated local contemporary artist and decorative arts designer, Lindsay Cowles, whose work has been featured in Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, and Southern Living. This custom pillow is created with fabric from Cowles' abstract paintings. Measuring 16" by 50," the pillow cover is knife-edged and has a concealed zipper.
Purchase a bracelet for your chance to play Heads and Tails at the start of the Live Auction. If you're the winner, you'll take home a brand new Apple iPhone 14Pro Max! Each bracelet is $20; only one bracelet per player is permitted.
**Bracelet to be purchased onsite the night of the auction only.
Donated by: Cellular Sales (Autumn and Rick Alberg, Heidi and Jay Vaiksnoras)