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Hall Newman Center's
Spring Fever Auction 

Welcome to the Hall Newman Center's Spring Fever Auction Page.  Check out the wonderful items in our auction below. The auction opens for online ticket ordering Friday, March 29th at 9am. Tickets can be ordered for a $1.00 donation per ticket.  You can order tickets online until 8pm, Friday, April 12th. All ticket donations must be received by 10 pm, April 12th to ensure your tickets are included in the drawings. Winners for each item will be drawn at our Community Picnic on Saturday, April 13th, 1 pm, but you need not be present to win. To order tickets click the link below to be directed to our online order form.


Item #1: Taco 'bout a Party Basket

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**Must be at least 21 years old to bid**

Life without Mexican food is no life at all!

Basket Contains

- $25 Walmart gift card
- Tortilla warmer
- Taco carousel
- Salsa bowl
- 4-piece margarita glass set
- Jose Cuervo tequila
- Jose Cuervo margarita mix
- Rim salt
- Chips & salsa

Approximate value: $100
Donated by: Angela & Pat Galvin

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Item #2: April Showers May Bring Riches

**Must be at least 18 years old to bid**

Good luck and may the odds be ever in

your favor!

Basket Contains:

Stained glass patterned umbrella with $100 dollars in an assortment of New York State Lottery Scratch Off Tickets

Approximate value: $110
Donated by Mary & Mark Pryor

Item #3: Baker's Delight Basket

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On your mark, get set, BAKE!  

Basket Contains:

-Pampered Chef mini loaf pan (8 in 1)

-Pampered Chef personal size pizza stone w/ scraper

-Pampered Chef hand pie pocket maker

-Stainless steel mixing bowl

-Stainless steel measuring cup set

-Stainless steel measuring spoon set

-50 unbleached parchment paper sheets (12' X16")

-Krusteaz lemon bar mix

-Betty Crocker party rainbow chip cake mix

-Betty Crocker fudge brownie mix

-Woven seagrass basket

Approximate value: $120
Donated by: Kristine & Steve Skinner

Item #4: Handmade  Hitchhiker's Star Large Lap Quilt


Look at this stunner! This beautiful quilt is sure

to become an heirloom that will be treasured

for a lifetime!

Item Description:

63" x 76" Large Lap Quilt, 100% Cotton Material. Machine washable. Using Color Catch with the first

washing is recommended due to the vibrant colors.

Approximate value: $500
Donated by: Judy Cass

Item #5: Garden Necessities 

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Save the rainy days for housework and get your

hands in the dirt, the sun on your back and your

soul in touch with nature.

Basket Contains:

- Large ceramic pot

- Scotts grass seed

- Assorted garden tools

- Garden gnome

- Watering can

- Garden gloves

- Sprinkler

- Two solar light stakes

Approximate value: $115
Donated by: Cathy Bucher

Item #6: Cross Country Retail
Therapy Session

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Retail therapy isn't covered by insurance,

but we've got you covered here!

Basket Contains:

Gift cards to the following national retailers:

- $50 Bass Pro Shop  

- $50 REI Co-op

- $25 PetSmart

- $25 TJ Maxx/HomeGoods/Marshalls

- $50 Texas Roadhouse

- $50 Lowes

Approximate value: $250
Donated by: Newman Foundation Board Members

Item #7: Life is Good, Pasta is Better Basket

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**Must be at least 21 years old to bid**

Everything you need for an Italian feast is right here. 

Buon appetito!

Basket Contains:

- 5 Piece ceramic pasta bowl set

- 2 Jars of Canale's sauce

- bottle of Merlot wine

-Italian imported DeCecco  penne & spaghetti pasta

Approximate value: $85
Donated by: Canale's Restaurant &

Hall Newman Center

Item #8: What's for Dinner?

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Whether there is a special occasion you are celebrating

or you just don't want to cook dinner, this gift card

will sure come in handy.


Item Description:

A $50 gift card to Southern Fare Restaurant where

you can enjoy soulful classic southern fare.

Value: $50
Donated by: Betsy & Jerry Oberst

Item #9: Everything's Better with Coffee Basket 

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You can't buy happiness, but you can buy coffee,

and that's pretty close! 


Basket Contains:

- Artisan handcrafted coffee mug

-$10 gift cards to the following:

The Coffee Connection


Port City Cafe

Oswego Bagelry & Bread Shop

1 lb. fresh ground coffee (not in picture)

Value: $75
Donated by: Carol Fitzsimmons

Item #10: Shopping in Style Basket

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Grab your purse, put on your sunglasses and get

ready to go. There is shopping to do!


Basket Contains:

- Handmade purse

- Credit card holder w/RFID protection

- Fashion necklace

- $25 Target gift card

- $25 Kohls gift card

- Foster Grant sunglasses

Approximate value: $85
Donated by: Mary Ensman &

Mark & Mary Pryor

Item #11:  Little Blessings
Baby Basket

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Nothing is more wonderful than a new baby, and this

 assortment is perfect  to welcome that special

little blessing home!

Basket Contains:

- Crochet baby blanket w/tassels (approx. 36" X 42" )

- Urban burp cloths (5 pack)

- Caldesene medicated protecting powder

- Aquaphor healing ointment

- Bumco baby bum brush

- White & grey storage basket

Approximate value: $125

Donated by: Katelyn Phillips

Item #12: Grilling, Chilling & Smores Basket

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You'll be ready for grilling and the warm weather relaxing with this item!

Basket Contains:

- $40 gift card to The Sausage Shack

- 3 XL size Hershey chocolate bars

- Jet Puff marshmallows

-Honey Maid graham crackers

- Hunts ketchup

- French's mustard

-Insulated  beverage bucket

Approximate value: $65

Donated by: Robert McCaffrey

Item #13: Stay Local, Shop Local  Gift Card Bouquet

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Here's a spring bouquet of gift cards to local

businesses to help get you ready for spring

 and summer.


Basket Contains:

Gift cards to the following local businesses:

- $25 Tatlim Bakery

- $25 the river's end bookstore

- $25 Valti Graphics 

- $30 Canale's Restaurant

- $50 The Pies Guys Oswego

- $25 Byrne Dairy 

- $25 Riverwalk Pizza/Bagel Shop

- $20 Bame's Liquor

Value: $225
Donated by:  Canale's,  The Pies Guys, Valti  Graphics & Newman Foundation Board Members

Item #14: Passion for Pasta Basket

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Life is a combination of magic and pasta. 

We've got the pasta covered!


Basket Contains:
-Two jars of Canale's sauce
-12 oz. Canale's house Italian dressing 
-Italian imported Rummo rigatoni & lasagna  pasta 
-6 oz. 4C grated parmesan-romano cheese
-4.3 oz. Pasta-tively Obsessed pasta topping seasoning
-2 pc spaghetti spoon & pasta tong set


Approximate value: $50
Donated by: Canale's Restaurant & The Hall Newman Center

Item #15: Sweet Indulgences Basket

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Candy is the answer! Who cares what the question is?


Basket Contains: 
Enjoy an assortment of sweet treats and chocolates to delight your tastebuds from Man in the Moon Candies.

Approximate value: $45
Donated by:
Man in the Moon Candies

Item #16: Hand Painted Mandala Stones

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These beautiful one of a kind works of art are sure to make a statement in your home or garden!


Item Description:
A set of 3 unique and stunning hand painted mandala stones.  These beautiful works of art are sealed with a clear acrylic. Suitable for use indoors or outside in shady area.  Measurements on each picture.

Approximate value: $120
Donated by:
Denise Knight

Item #17: Treat Yourself

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It's important to take care of you. You work

hard and you deserve it!


Item Description:  
This  $100 Visa gift card will help you treat yourself

to something special, just for you. You deserve it!

Approximate value: $100
Donated by: Newman Foundation Board Members

Item #18: Safe & Sound Basket

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Lose your knack for losing things with this

quick and easy fix from Apple.


Item Description:  
Keep track of your luggage, pet, passport or anything

you dread losing with Apple air tags. This item

includes two air tags and two silicone carabiner keychain holders (1 black, 1 blue).

Approximate value: $52
Donated by: Kathy & Ed Nyman

Item #19: Good Food, Good Mood!

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A family favorite since 1954, Canale's Restaurant is

your go to place for great service, delicious food and 

a guaranteed good time!

Item Description:

Enjoy a quiet dinner, a take out meal or when the weather is nicer dine al fresco on the patio with this

$50 gift card to Canale's Restaurant.

Value: $50
Donated by: Sharon Amyotte

Thanks for visiting! To order tickets click the link below and you will be directed to our online ticket order form. Tickets can be ordered for a $1.00 donation per ticket.  You can order tickets online until 8pm, Friday, April 12th. All ticket donations must be received by 10 pm, April 12th to ensure your tickets are included in the drawings. Online donations are processed via our safe and secure Faith Direct Portal  (minimum online donation is $3.00). You will be provided a link to the online donation portal after submitting your ticket order. Thank you for supporting the Hall Newman Center and our Campus Ministry. GOOD LUCK!

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