Hall Newman Center's Fall Auction

Thank you for visiting our Fall Auction Page.  Check out the wonderful items in our auction. The auction is open for online ticket ordering from Wednesday, October 5 at 9 am and closes Wednesday October 19 at 8pm. Tickets can be ordered for a $1.00 donation per ticket.  Click the link below to order tickets.  Ticket donations must be received by Thursday, October 20 at 8 pm to be included in the drawings.

Check out our  auction items below!


Item #1: Gnome Candy Dish & Gift Card selection

No Tricks, All Treats!

Whether you want to grab a quick cup of coffee, grab the newest best seller or want to grab a bite to
eat, this auction item has you covered. Auction item includes an adorable gnome candy dish and five
$25 gift cards to the following:
Barnes & Noble
Ruby Tuesday
Dunkin Donuts

Approximate value $130
Donated by Cathy Bucher


Item #2: Sterling Silver Celtic Bee Jewelry Set

Perfect for Any Occassion!

This beautiful earring and pendent set is an original design by Stephen Walker. Made in the USA at
Walker Metalsmiths Celtic Jewelry, Andover, NY this sterling silver set will make a beautiful addition to
your jewelry wardrobe. The pendent comes with a sterling silver 18 in cable chain and each hand-
crafted bee measurers 9/16” X 9/16”.

Approximate value - $118
Donated by Robert McCaffrey

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Item #3: Wooden Candy Corn Fall Decor 3 pc. Set

Even candy corn haters will love these!

This hand crafted, hand-painted 3-pc. set will be a wonderful addition to your fall home decor. Measurements: smallest piece 3.25"x5", medium piece is 3.25"x6", large piece is 3.25"x7".

Approximate value $20

Donated by Pat Galvin

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Item #4: Blackstone 2 Burner 28" Flat-top Gas Griddle

A Global Adventure For Your Tastebuds

Get ready to serve up the best food with the Blackstone 28” 2 Burner gas griddle (model 1924). It’s
perfect for feeding hungry crowds, big and small. With a surface big enough to fit 44 hotdogs, you’ll be
amazed by this 34,000 BTU powerhouse! Look forward to no-mess cooking and easy cleanup. Cook
anything, anytime, anywhere. Keep your Blackstone protected with the hard-top cover and heavy duty
outdoor cover.

Approximate value - $375
Donated by Mark and Mary Pryor

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Item #5: Lotto Mania!

Hey, You Never Know!

Are you feeling lucky? This item consists of an assortment of NYS lottery scratch-off tickets. Potential riches may be in your future so grab a coin and have some fun. May the odds be with you!

Approximate value $75

Donated by Judy Cass


Item #6: Patriotic Pallet Decor

Celebrate the Red, White & Blue!

Just in time for Memorial Day, this 

handcrafted Uncle Sam indoor/outdoor 

patriotic pallet décor is the perfect

addition to your home! Measuring 12” 

wide by 36” high, Uncle Sam is sealed to 

protect him against the elements and will 

grace your home for many years to come.

Approximate value $50

Donated by Pat Galvin

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Item #7: Ambrosia Maple Charcuterie Board

Elegant Entertaining!

Charcuterie has made a comeback and is all the rage! This beautiful piece is handcrafted by Geoff Baer from old-growth wood and is not only perfect for a charcuterie for your next get-together but is suitable for many uses! It measures 14 ½” x 12” x 1” exclusive of the handle.

Approximate value $85

Donated by Geoff Baer of Custom Harwood, Hannibal, NY


Item #8: Götz Company Collector Doll

You’re a Doll!

Do you have a child or grandchild that needs a buddy? Doll play can help children develop responsibility, empathy, imagination, language, and social skills. With her precious red pigtails and innocent face, Sasha will soon become your child’s new best friend! At 13” inches tall and machine washable, Sasha is made of the finest quality materials and will last a lifetime.

Approximate value $50.00

Donated by Marian Chermack

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Item #9: Specialty Food Basket

Simply the Best!

Bring your tastebuds to life with this carefully curated selection 

of gourmet goodies, all bundled together in a beautiful 

wood and metal container!


1 pkg. Wine & Cider Mulling Spices

1 jar of Fire & Spiced Maraschino Cherries

1 jar of Apple & Onion Chutney

1 jar of Strong Irish Mustard

1 jar of Green Pepper Jelly

1 jar of Tipsy Pimento Olives

2 bottles of Infused Olive Oil, (1 Lemon, 1 Basil)

½ pound of Taste the World “Totally Nuts” Coffee

½ pound of Taste the World “Lake Ontario Coffee Blend”

Approximate Value $55

Donated by Anne Backer

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Item #10: Handcrafted Greeting Cards

When You Care Enough to Send the Very Best

Beautiful hand-crafted cards embellished with dried flowers or leaves. Each card is blank inside to add your own personal sentiments. All in a beautiful woven basket. Perfect for all occasions! 

Set includes: 

  • (3) 5 x 7 greeting cards

  • (1) 3 ½ x 5 note card

  • (1) easel frame suitable for a 3” x 3” photo

Approximate value $50

Donated by Christy Huynh

Speak to My Soul Custom Cards

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Item #11: Porcelain Christmas Figurine Set

Happy Holidays!

Add beauty and elegance to your holiday decor with this 3-piece porcelain Christmas set. This set includes Santa, his sleigh, and a reindeer. Each piece is embellished with gold accents. It is sure to become a treasured addition to your holiday decor.

Santa measures 9” L x 7.5” W x 10” H

Sleigh measures 12” L x 7.5” W x 11” H

Reindeer measures 9.5” L x 3” w x 8.5” H

Approximate value $75

Donated by Kathleen Whitney

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Item #12: Shop Local Gift Basket

Shop 'Till you Drop!

Shop local and invest in local businesses that support our community. Shopping local ensures your sales taxes 

are reinvested where they belong. This item includes $50 gift cards to the following local vendors:

  • Ontario Orchards

  • Man in the Moon Candies

  • Oswego Cinema

  • Rudy’s

Approximate value $200

Donated by the Newman Foundation Board

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Item #13: Solo Stove Wood Burning Fire Pit

You Won’t be “Solo” for Long!

The world’s favorite smokeless wood-burning fire pit! No one wants to constantly dodge campfire smoke and have their clothes and hair smell for hours after. The Solo Stove design philosophy is all about maximizing the joy of the moment. Signature 360° Airflow Design creates a super-efficient burn that’s not only mesmerizing to watch but a joy to sit around and make memories. Strategically placed holes in the double-wall structure draw in air from the bottom and feed the heated oxygen to the top, resulting in a spectacular secondary burn. The best part? Nearly no smoke and minimal ash left to clean! Stainless steel and portable, this outdoor fire pit measures 19.5” round by 14” tall.

Approximate value $300

Donated by Anonymous

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Item #14: Zapotec Indian Weaving Rug

A Southwest Work of Art

This Zapotec Indian Weaving Rug,

handwoven in Oaxaca, New Mexico, 

is signed by the artist Samuel Contreras 

Vicente and is 100% wool weft. The

earth tone colors will offer a

warm, reassuring atmosphere in your

home. Measures 27” x 54”. 

Approximate value $150

Donated by Cathy Santos & Don Masterson

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Item #15: Family Movie Night!*

Get Your Popcorn and Candy Ready!

Snacks, drinks, and entertainment!

Everything you need for an evening of family fun!  

This auction item consists of:

  • two 6-packs of soda

  • assorted candy

  • popcorn and potato chips

  • Cats & Dogs - Paws 3 Unite! DVD

  • $25 Fandango gift card

  • Bottle of Otter Creek Winery Brookside Blush

(because adults like to have a little fun too!)

Approximate value $75

Donated by Sharon Amyotte 

*Must be 21 to win this item

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Item #16: I’ll Drink to That!*

Wine A Little, Laugh a Lot

You’ll pop your cork over all the great items in this basket. 


  • 1 bottle of Coyote Moon Casa Papa Red

  • 1 bottle of Josh Cabernet Sauvignon

  • 1 bottle of Dr. Loosen Bros. 2017 Riesling

  • 4 stemless wine glasses

  • wine bottle opener

  • wicker storage chest 13” x 8” x 8”

Approximate value $75

Donated by Bob & Cathy Bucher

*Must be 21 to win this item

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Item #17: Books to Go!

Reading is Fundamental

Summer is just around the corner! That means it’s time to stock up on some good books to enjoy on the beach, by the pool, or in air-conditioned comfort. The lucky winner of this auction item will receive a $50 gift card to the River's End Bookstore, a bookmark, and a purple River's End tote bag to carry home all your new reading material!

Approximate value $65

Donated by the Skinner Family


Item #18: Silhouette Hand-Cut Paper Art

Celebrate Family

Paper cutting is a celebrated art form that dates back hundreds of years. It has evolved uniquely all over the world to adapt to different cultural styles. One traditional distinction most styles share in common is that the designs are cut from a single sheet of paper as opposed to multiple adjoining sheets. This family-themed two-piece set would fit nicely in a child’s bedroom or family room.

oval piece 12”x10” including frame

square piece 12” including frame

(embellished with fabric ribbon)

Approximate value $60

Donated by Mary Ensman

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Item #19: “Cat Lady” Handbag & Wine Set*

It’s the Cat’s Meow!

The “purrfect” accessory for every cat lover! This purse will bring a smile to your face and so will the accompanying themed bottle of Hazlitt Pink Cat wine!  A set of 4 hand-painted ceramic coasters are also included.

Purse measures 9 ½” x 9 ½”

w/1 interior pocket

Strap drop 16”

Approximate value $38

Donated by Mary Ensman

*Must be 21 to win this item

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Item #20: Handcrafted Angelic Table Runner

A Little Bit of Heaven on Earth

Adorn your table with this beautiful quilted table runner which measures 17” W X 51” L.  This colorful creation will bring holiday cheer to your table and home.

Approximate value $30

Donated by Kathleen Whitney

Thanks again for visiting! Click the link below to order your tickets. Don't forget donations must be received by 8 pm October 20.  Donations can be mailed or dropped off to the Newman Center at 36 New St., Oswego, NY 13126. Donations can also be main online (minimum online donation is $3.00). You will be provide an link to our online donation portal after submitting your ticket order. Thanks again for stopping by, and GOOD LUCK!


Spring Virtual Auction

The Hall Newman Center will hold a “virtual” auction “live” event on Friday, April 30.  The Newman Center website will be the hub to view auction items and order tickets to “bid” on the items ($1 donation per ticket).  
Beginning April 14 through April 28, you can check out all of the fabulous auction items and order your tickets to join in the fun. 
Some of the many auction items include a Solo Stove fire pit, handcrafted sampler quilt (pictured here!), a Lotto mania board and much more!
We hope you will join us for some virtual fun to support the ministry of the Hall Newman Center!
For more information, please contact the Hall Newman Center at 315-312-7222 or newctr@oswego.edu