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The Mothers’ Club of St. Joseph School

Auction Catalog

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Knollwood Country Club


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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

The Starting Gate 7:00PM

Cocktails & Festivities

Silent Auction Begins

And We're Off! 8:00PM

Welcome & Dinner

The Winner's Circle 9:00PM

Live Auction, Games & Raffle

The Finish Line 10:00PM

Dancing & Dessert

Silent Auction Concludes

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AUCTION RULES

Please read all rules carefully before

bidding on any of this evening’s items.

1. All items offered are sold “As Is.” Prospective Bidders should carefully

inspect any item(s) before bidding.

2. Make sure to write your name and Bidder Number clearly on the Silent

Auction Bidder Sheets.

3. For Live Auction Items, raise your paddle as often as you like to

maintain your winning position.

4. The House reserves the right to reject any bid for any reason.

5. Payment in the form of cash or check with proper identification is due

on Sunday, May 5th. The House reserves the right to hold merchandise

until payment is made in full.

6. Any conflict at the close of the Silent Auction will be settled by Live

Auction.

7. Absentee bids will be accepted and submitted to the Auction

Committee up until 9:00 a.m. Saturday May 4, 2013. These bids will be

submitted fifteen minutes before the close of Silent Auction and

continually during the Live Auction Bidding.

Reminder: There will be no Auction Check-Out at the end of the

evening.

Silent and Live Auction items will be available for pick up in the

Parish Center on Sunday, May 5th from 12PM-5PM.

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LIVE AUCTION ITEMS

1. OFF TO THE RACES IN SARATOGA

The Saratoga race course is celebrating 150 years of

racing this summer and you can enjoy a weekend at the

races in style with this great package. Get an overnight

stay in a newly appointed suite at the center of the action

at the Inn at Saratoga. Head to the races during the day

with complimentary access to the track and then make

your day complete with a delicious dinner at 4-star

restaurant, Maestro. This is your chance to experience the

most historic track in North America.

Donated by the Brian Donohue and Peter Hickey Families

2. SUMMER HEATS UP AT MOHEGAN SUN

Head up to Mohegan Sun for a fun night out for two on

Friday, August 2, 2013. Enjoy dinner at Bobby Flay's Bar

American and 2 tickets to one of the summer's hottest

concerts -- Beyonce. And if that's not enough, you will

have time to hit the tables in the casino after the show

since you can rest comfortably in one of the hotel's rooms.

Donated by the Doheny Family

3. RACE ALONG THE BICYCLE PATH WITH MRS. SULLIVAN

Take a bike ride along the Bronx River Path, followed by

ice cream at Haagen Dazs with our very own Mrs. Sullivan

for up to five children. Date to be mutually agreed upon.

Donated by Mrs. Michele Sullivan

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4. ROCK THE BOAT

You and three guests will enjoy a full day or an evening of

fishing with Captain Chris from Island Current Fleet. You will

be provided a cooler filled with beer, water, sunscreen,

and all the necessities to enjoy your time at sea. Bait and

tackle are also included.

Donated by the Burns Family and Island Current Fleet

5. CAPTURE A MOMENT IN TIME

Recognized by Daily Candy as one of New York's top

children's photographers, Rachel Hudgins has offered a

TRADITIONAL session to one lucky bidder. Your session

includes a small proof book with your best 10 or so images.

You will also receive contact sheets of everything and an

on-line gallery to help you edit. The work is both film and

digital. The session will take place at an agreed upon date

and location. Please allow two hours. Rachel's images

have been seen in Cookie, London Times Magazine as well

as the New York Times Magazine.

Donated by the John Spring Family and Rachel Hudgins

6. IT'S A SLAM DUNK

This fantastic party with a basketball twist donated by SJS's

Mr. Chapman and Mr. Mayer is sure to be a legendary

good time. They will be hosting a party for up to 16

children in the gym for an hour and a half one day after

school. A few drills will get everyone warmed up and then

they will be off and running up and down the court,

competing in their own championship game! What party

would be complete without pizza, drinks and cake - a

spectacular afternoon for your child and friends!

Donated by Mr. Chapman and Mr. Mayer

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7. PARTY TIME WITH MRS. CASARELLA AND MRS. BALARDI

Two of our favorite teachers are ready to host either a

cupcake party for the girls or a baseball party for the boys.

After the baking or the ball playing, the children will enjoy

a snack and a craft. Up to twelve children in grades

Kindergarten through second on a Wacky Wednesday.

Date to be mutually agreed upon.

Donated by Mrs. Casarella and Mrs. Balardi

8. LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL

You and three friends will have four VIP seats to one of

New York's hottest morning shows. Watch the dynamic

duo of Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan interview some of

the best stars in the business. The tickets are available any

Monday-Thursday before August 1. Afterwards, head to

Fred's at Barney's for a luncheon prepared by Executive

Chef Mark Strausman. Sip your wine while he provides you

with a cooking demonstration.

Donated by the John Spring Family, Fred's and Barney's New York

9. CALLING ALL WITCHES AND WIZARDS: HOGWARTS PARTY

Join Professor Alvarez of the New York Chapter of

Hogwarts School of Magic and Wizardry for a Birthday

Party for up to 15 children suited for Harry Potter! Professor

Alvarez will transform either the SJS Science Lab (or your

home if you’d rather) into a School for Young Wizards,

featuring magic, spells, secrets and a few surprises. Date to

be mutually agreed upon.

Donated by Mrs. Patricia Alvarez

10. PRINCIPAL FOR A DAY

The keys to the building and everyone's heart are handed

to your child for one day as they are put in charge of St.

Joe's. Do we hear a homework holiday being declared

Donated by Mrs. McGoldrick

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11. TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME

A dream come true for Yankee fans! Enjoy 8 tickets to a

Yankees game in Derek Jeter's suite. Before heading to

your seats, enjoy the full Yankee Stadium Experience tour.

You will also be taking home some great Derek Jeter

memorabilia-- 2 autographed baseballs and 2

autographed photos of Jeter.

Donated by the John Spring Family

12. SHAKE IT UP!

Enjoy a two-hour open bar cocktail party hosted by you

and paid for by Pete's for up to 25 friends. Your evening will

include two hours of top shelf open bar and passed hors

d'oevres. Date and time to be agreed upon by you and

Pete's.

Donated by the Lugano and McCuin Families and Pete's Park Place

Tavern.

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SILENT AUCTION ITEMS

SCHOOL DAYS

You and your children will enjoy the many treats

offered during school hours!

101. Reserved SJS parking spot for the months of September

and October 2013.

102. Reserved SJS parking spot for the months of November

and December 2013.

103. Reserved SJS parking spot for the months of January and

February 2014.

104. Reserved SJS parking spot for the months of March and

April 2014.

105. Reserved SJS parking spot for the months of May and

June 2014.

106. Six Front Row Seats to the 2013 Eighth Grade Graduation.

107. Six Front Row Seats to the 2013 Kindergarten Graduation.

Left side facing the stage.

108. Six Front Row Seats to the 2013 Kindergarten Graduation.

Right side facing the stage.

109. Front Row Seats to the 2013 Christmas Pageant (Grades

Kindergarten through Fourth).

A. Four seats, right side facing the stage

B. Four seats, left side facing the stage

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TWO OF A KIND VASES

Many thanks to the moms and our Art Teacher, Mrs. Joanne

O’Connor, for helping our children to create these masterpieces!

The thumb impression of each student in the class was used to

create the vase. Each vase portrays a different whimsical scene.

201. KINDERGARTEN: The Penguins

202. FIRST GRADE: Bunnies

203. SECOND GRADE: The Playground

204. THIRD GRADE: Gumballs

205. FOURTH GRADE: Under the Sea

206. FIFTH GRADE: Springtime Cherry Blossoms

207. SIXTH GRADE: Cherries Jubilee

208. SEVENTH GRADE: Grapes

209. EIGHTH GRADE: Celebratory Balloons. We made it!

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SPORTS, FITNESS AND FUN

Activities for every member of your family!

301. FROM THE CAPTAIN

Take home a Derek Jeter autographed baseball and

photo for your favorite Yankees fan.

Donated by the John Spring family

302. FROM THE CAPTAIN, AGAIN

Take home a Derek Jeter autographed baseball and

photo for your favorite Yankees fan.

Donated by the John Spring family

303. ISLANDERS GEAR UP

Hockey stick signed by the 2012-2013 Islanders team.

Donated by the Doheny Family

304. ISLANDERS GEAR UP

Hockey stick signed by the 2012-2013 Islanders team.

Donated by the Doheny Family

305. ISLANDERS GEAR UP

Hockey stick signed by the 2012-2013 Islanders team.

Donated by the Doheny Family

306. ISLANDERS JERSEY

Signed by the 2012-2013 Islanders team.

Donated by the Doheny Family

307. A HISTORIC DAY OF GOLF

Three guests will join Bob Spillane for a day of golf and

lunch at St. Andrews Golf Club, the oldest golf course in

America. Date and time to be coordinated with Bob.

Donated by the Bob Spillane Family

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308. THEY SHOOT, THEY SCORE

Get your child ready for another year of SJS basketball!

This awesome, one-week basketball camp at Mount

Vernon's Hooperstown is for a boy or girl, age 6-14. The

camp teaches the fundamental skills needed for every

good player. The camp runs Monday through Friday,

9:00AM-3:00PM and you can pick any week in July or

August.

Donated by Hooperstown

309. THE CHAMPION WITHIN

Your child will enjoy one week of this summer's multi-sports

camp at House of Sports. Designed for children of any

age, sessions teach the fundamentals of the game,

whether on the court or the field. Campers also get to

participate in competitive games.

Donated by House of Sports

310. CLOSEST TO THE PIN

Three lucky men or women can choose to enjoy a round

of golf at Old Oaks, Brae Burn or Metropolis. Date to be

mutually agreed upon with host but must occur Tuesday

through Thursday from May to September.

Donated by Mark Brennan

311. RIDING LESSONS

Is your son or daughter interested in learning to ride a

horse Enjoy three riding lessons at Twin Lakes Stables in

Eastchester.

Donated by Twin Lakes Stables

312. FISTS OF FURY

Receive one gift certificate that is good for six weeks of

classes at Ki Martial Arts in Tuckahoe.

Donated by Ki Martial Arts

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313. FISTS OF FURY, PART TWO

Receive one gift certificate that is good for six weeks of

classes at Ki Martial Arts in Tuckahoe.

Donated by Ki Martial Arts

314. FISTS OF FURY, PART THREE

Receive one gift certificate that is good for six weeks of

classes at Ki Martial Arts in Tuckahoe.

Donated by Ki Martial Arts

315. FISTS OF FURY, PART FOUR

Receive one gift certificate that is good for six weeks of

classes at Ki Martial Arts in Tuckahoe.

Donated by Ki Martial Arts

316. SHAPE UP NOW!

Enjoy a personal training and evaluation session at

Bronxville's Fitness Together.

Donated by Fitness Together

317. SHAPE UP NOW, AGAIN!

Enjoy a personal training and evaluation session at

Bronxville's Fitness Together.

Donated by Fitness Together

318. SHAPE UP NOW, AND ANOTHER!

Enjoy a personal training and evaluation session at

Bronxville's Fitness Together.

Donated by Fitness Together

319. FORE THE BOYS (or THE LADIES)

Enjoy a golf outing for three with your host Tim Doheny at

Knollwood Country Club. After your round of golf, have

lunch/dinner and cocktails. Date and time to be mutually

agree upon.

Donated by the Doheny Family

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320. US SKI AND SNOWBOARDING DUFFEL BAG

Grab a piece of the US Ski and Snowboard team with this

backpack filled with a ski jacket, socks, hat, and other

sundries.

Donated by the Medina Family

321. TONE UP TIME

Enjoy a 5-class tone-up at Scarsdale's BodyFit.

Donated by BodyFit

322. SERVE!

Enjoy the game of tennis with friends with this $100 gift

card from Yonkers Tennis.

Donated by the D'Auria Family and Yonkers Tennis

323. CATCH!

Get this Mark Texeira-autographed baseball for the

Yankees fan in your life.

Donated by Fr. Herb DeGaris

324. PIANO LESSONS

Learn piano! Enjoy four thirty-minute piano lessons

provided by the Oxhana Mikhailoff Piano Studio. Includes

a CD.

Donated by the Oxhana Mikhailoff Piano Studio

325. PIANO LESSONS, AGAIN

Learn piano! Enjoy four thirty-minute piano lessons

provided by the Oxhana Mikhailoff Piano Studio. Includes

a CD.

Donated by the Oxhana Mikhailoff Piano Studio

326. HOCKEY FANS

You and a guest will get to see the Islanders during the

2013-2014 season. Seats are fifth row, center ice. Date to

be mutually agreed upon.

Donated by Tom Flood

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327. TEBOW TIME

He may be leaving New York, but you can take home this

autographed football to the Tebow fan in your home.

Donated by Tom Flood

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WINING AND DINING

From cocktail parties to quiet dinners, see what Bronxville

and the surrounding communities have to offer!

401. THE EASY RETREAT

Spend an evening away at the eight-room inn owned by

Richard Gere and his wife Carey Lowell. Enjoy a one-night

stay at the Bedford Post Inn that includes breakfast and

yoga class for you and your special someone. Monday to

Thursday only.

Donated by Carey Lowell of the Bedford Post Inn

402. BEER LOVERS

You and a guest will head down to the Bronx Ale House,

the first craft beer bar in the Bronx for its next exclusive

five-course Beer & Food Tasting on Monday, May 20th. SJS

alum and proprietor James Langstine will be your beer

sommelier for the night and carefully pair craft beers to

highlight the food of former Eleven Madison Park chef Eric

Hubbard.

Donated by James Langstine and the Bronx Ale House

403. PIZZA PARADISE

Here's your chance to decide who makes the best pizza.

Enjoy gift certificates to several local pizzerias:

A'Mangiare, $ 50

Gino's, $ 25

California Pizza Kitchen, $50

Donated by A'Mangiare, Gino's Pizzeria, and California Pizza

Kitchen

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404. THE TASTES OF TOWN

Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in Bronxville. The

restaurant grouping includes:

Bistro 143, $75

Chantilly, $15

Haiku, $25

Sammy's Downtown, $50

Slave to the Grind, $25

The Station House, $100

Underhill's Crossing, $100

Donated by Bistro 143, Chantilly, Haiku, Sammy's Downtown, Slave

to the Grind, The Station House and Underhill's Crossing

405. DINNER PARTY FOR SIX COUPLES: SIGN UP BOARD

The Bishops, Burbages, Hanleys, and Okons will host an

evening of great cocktails, good food, and many laughs.

Date to be mutually agreed upon.

Donated by the Bishop, Burbage, Hanley and Okon families

406. TASTES OF TUCKAHOE

Enjoy some of the best restaurants in nearby Tuckahoe

with gift cards to Mama Assunta's ($25) and The Tap

House ($50).

Donated by Mama Assunta's and The Tap House

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FAMILY FUN

Enjoy these getaways and treats for the family!

501. SUMMER LOVIN'

Head to the beach in style with your Gucci sunglasses,

Tory Burch footwear and LL Bean classic tote bag. The

kids will stay occupied with numerous beach toys as you

kick back and enjoy the rays.

Donated by the Kindergarten Families

502. BEAT THE HEAT SUMMER FUN BASKET

Filled with fun for you and the kids! Enjoy a $400 gift card

to Great Wolf Lodge, four tickets to Six Flags Hurricane

Harbor, two beach towels and dinner. And just in case

you need to dry out, there are four tickets to Regal

Cinemas to take in a movie!

Donated by the First Grade Families

503. LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL

Looking for some local fun Enjoy a day at Ridge Hill:

movies, Legoland, Vera Bradley, Pandora and more! This

amazing basket of goodies includes a $150 gift card to be

used anywhere at Ridge Hill!

Donated by the Second Grade Families

504. CHEERS TO THE DERBY

You can enjoy a drink during any season with this

package. Filled with a variety of wines, a touch of

champagne and, of course, some true Kentucky Bourbon

in honor of the derby. Cheers!

Donated by the Third Grade Families

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505. PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ

Wouldn’t you enjoy a five-star experience that only the

Ritz Carlton can deliver This package includes an

overnight stay, two spa treatments and breakfast at any

Ritz-Carlton. Yes, at any Ritz-Carlton!

Donated by the Fourth and Sixth Grade Families

506. GOAL!

Ranger fans will want to take home autographed jersey

from captain Ryan Callihan. A hockey stick and other

Rangers paraphernalia round out this package.

Donated by the Fifth Grade Families

507. AMUSEMENT PARK MADNESS

Getaway to the sweetest place on earth -- Hershey Park.

Enjoy a one night stay in one of Hershey's hotels along

with four tickets to the theme park.

Donated by the Seventh Grade Families

508. PICNIC TIME

Grab this basket filled with great delights. The picnic

basket includes beverage glasses and pitcher, plates,

cutlery, placemats, snacks and more. Stop at Dobbs and

Bishop to use your $40 gift certificate before heading off

to enjoy a relaxing outdoor experience.

Donated by the Eighth Grade Families.

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FOR HIM OR HER

Everyone needs a little treat sometimes!

601. iENTERTAINMENT

Enjoy this gift package of great Apple products, including

an Ipad, Bluetooth headset, and the world traveler

adapter.

Donated by the Brian Donohue Family

602. SILK ROAD GIFT PACKAGE

Take home this gift basket of luxurious bath products.

Donated by Silk Road

603. LADIES' PICK ME UP

Feel better after a day of beauty with a manicure from

Zen Spa and a wash, cut and blow dry from Studio One.

Donated by Zen Spa and Studio One

604. ALL DRESSED UP

Take home this gorgeous size 2T girls' dress.

Donated by Fiersons

605. SWEET CHILD OF MINE

Perfect for that special little someone, take home this step

stool and bath towel.

Donated by Silver Spoon

606. "THE FINER THINGS" BASKET

Here's your chance to look and smell fantastic. Add these

silk gloves to get that Audrey Hepburn look. Also included

in this basket are women's perfume and men's cologne.

Donated by Botticelli

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607. SMART DRESSING

Enjoy this gorgeous scarf and $50 gift certificate to J.

McLaughlin.

Donated by J. McLaughlin

608. ACCESSORIZE!

Use this necklace from Lisa Jones to complete your look.

Donated by Lisa Jones

609. SHOP 'TIL YOU DROP

A basket of gifts and gift cards to some of our favorite

local merchants.

Donated by Breezeway, Kensington Paper, Mano a

Mano, & Womrath Book Store

610. BACK TO SCHOOL GEAR UP

It's never too early to think of September back to school

preparations! Get what you need with these gift cards to

Liebman's ($250), Fabio's ($50) and Value Drugs ($25).

Donated by Liebman's, Fabio's, and Value Drugs

611. BACK TO SCHOOL GEAR UP, AGAIN

It's never too early to think of September back to school

preparations. Get what you need with this gift card from

Liebman's ($250) and Fabio's ($50).

Donated by Liebman's and Fabio's

612. FEEL GOOD ANY DAY

Get a great new look with a wash, cut and blow dry at

Elements in Yonkers. Then head back to Town Nail for a

manicure/pedicure (check what the gift certificate is for).

Donated by Elements and Town Nail

613. SHHH… WE WON'T TELL

Do you want to look as good as the stars Meet world

renowned NYC dermatologist Francesca Fusco, MD, of

Wexler Dermatology. Turn back the clock and receive

A Botox treatment.

Donated by Denise Gallagher

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614. PARKING MADE EASY

If you love to head into the city but hate the headache of

the parking garage, look no further. This package of NYC

parking garage tickets is good for ten visits to city

garages.

Donated by the Mustafaj family

615. JUST FOR HER

Just in time for Mother's Day, this faux pearl necklace with

sterling silver and magnetic clasp is perfect for a special

woman in your life.

Donated by LaGravinese Jewelers

616. WINE LOVERS

Enjoy the wine selections in this basket of wine.

Donated by Tom Flood

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FOR THE HOME

Is it time for a change These pieces and packages may be just

what your home needs in 2013!

701. HORSE PORTRAIT

Award winning photographer Shelli Breidenbach is

celebrated worldwide for her photographs. Her

statuesque and commanding equestrian images reflect

the aesthetic beauty, grace and strength that each horse

possesses. Take home one of her portraits tonight.

Donated by Shelli Breidenbach

702. INTERIOR DESIGN CONSULTATION

Enjoy a one hour Design Consultation with Salisbury and

Manus and a coffee table book entitled Spectacular

Homes which features Salisbury and Manus' work on the

cover, inside sleeve and center-spread.

Donated by the Furman family

703. SPRING CLEANING

Magna-Dry Carpet Cleaners will clean 500 square feet of

carpeting in your home.

Donated by George Burns of Magna Dry Carpet Cleaners

704. FLOWER SHOP

Nothing can make your home look lovelier than

flowers. Beautify your home with floral arrangements

from this Bronxville florist.

Donated by Tryforos & Pernice Florists

705. FOR THE ENTERTAINER

The table will look even better with this water carafe from Tiffany's.

Donated by Tom Flood

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