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You’re invited to the biggest party of the year, the 34th annual Catamount Benefit Auction on Saturday, November 3rd at the Catamount Arts Center in the Masonic Temple located at 115 Eastern Avenue in St. Johnsbury. The action begins at 5:30pm with the reception. The live auction will begin at 7:00pm.

We have such a large number of items for our silent auction, that we have opened it up for two more days! Bidding on the silent auction, including the “buy-it-now,” will begin at 11:00am on Thursday, November 1st. You must have purchased a ticket in order to bid on items, including “buy-it-now” items. There are a limited number of tickets so buy yours now HERE.

More items are being added all the time so be sure to check back often to see the new additions.

Arts & Entertainment

Eclectic 3-CD collection

Includes Frederic Chopin - Marjan Kiepura "Images of Homeland"; Pumpkin Hill Singers - "With Song Alone"; and Ebony Steel Orchestra - Steel Drums - "Pan Obsession."

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

Circus Smirkus Gift Bag

Includes 2 shirts, water bottle, 3 juggling balls, DVD, coloring book, and "25 Years of Circus" book.

Donor: Circus Smirkus

4 NEK Classical Series Season Passes

Two sets of 2 season passes for the Northeast Kingdom Classical 2018-2019 season. The first concert will have occurred by the auction date, so each pass is good for the last three concerts.

Donor: Northeast Kingdom Classical Series

2 Tickets to a Flynn-Presented Performance

Voucher for a pair of tickets to an eligible Flynn-presented performance during the 2018-2019 season. Tickets based on availability - exclusions do apply.

Donor: Flynn Center for the Performing Arts

2 Weekend Passes to Peacham Acoustic Music Festival

Winner receives two weekend passes to the Peacham Acoustic Music Festival (PAMFest) to be held on August 16 & 17, 2019. Passes are good for all fifteen concerts, featuring old and new roots music from Celtic, blues, and bluegrass traditions, and for all dance events, including contra, swing, Morris & Sword, and Quebecois. PAMfest is a family-friendly fun in picturesque Peacham Village, Vermont’s most-photographed town, and includes jam sessions, a band scramble, instrument petting zoo, craft fair, food and drink vendors, morning yoga class, and a family tent to keep the little ones busy.

Donor: PAMFest

Clothing & Accessories

Folded Silver Circle Earrings

Large all sterling silver earrings, round with a folded texture.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Twisted Spiral Copper Earrings

Spiral twisted copper earrings, texture and polished to shine in the light.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Copper Bar with Silver Dot Earrings

Elongated textured copper earrings with a circular silver accent and silver earwires.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Copper Bar with Twisted Silver Earrings

Elongated copper drop eattings with silver twist accent and silver earwires.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Wire Knit Necklace & Earring Set

This set includes a copper choker necklace made from viking knitted copper intertwined with silver beads and a pair of silver and copper leaf textured layered earrings.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Layered Silver & Copper Circle Earrings

Nested layered silver & copper circles with silver ear wires.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Amber Glass Sphere Earrings

Silver drop style earrings with frosted amber glass spherical centerpiece.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Tree of Life Earrings & Necklace

A small round paua pendant and paua earrings with sterling silver tree and chain. Paua is a stunning shell with a rainbow of greens, aquas, and blues.

Donor: Friends of Catamount

Geometric Textured Circle Earrings

Large round copper earrings with nested geometric texture and burnished finish.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Waxed Cotton Duffel Bag

Made in USA by Ragged Mountain Equipment. The epitome of form and function, this duffel bag combines the weatherproof performance of waxed cotton with the strength and versatility of nylon webbing straps and burly brass hardware. Includes adjustable shoulder strap.

Donor: Friends of Catamount

Copper Cuff Bracelet Set

Two hand crafted copper burnished cuff bracelets.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Cross Motif Copper Necklace

A hand textured and blackened copper necklace featuring a cross motif.

Donor: Donna's Designs

Vera Bradley Scottie Dog Hipster Bag

This Vera Bradley crossbody bag features an adjustable shoulder strap and three interior slip pockets. Covered with adorable Scottie Dog print!

Donor: Farm-Way Inc.

Dakine Backpack

Get back to basics with the 101 Backpack by DaKine. It features a padded laptop sleeve that fits most 15" laptops, back panel security pocket, and fleece-lined iPad sleeve.

Donor: East Burke Sports

Sterling Silver Wing Earrings

Original sterling silver hand beaten earrings by Luella Schroeder.

Donor: Sharon Biddle

Drala Mauve Necklace & Earrings

This set includes a mauve pearl necklace featuring Heishi shape pearls and an antique brass center piece, and mauve earrings made from Czech glass & antiqued brass.

Donor: Drala Stones

14k Gold Spiral Pearce Earrings

14k Gold earrings by artist Pearce.

Donor: Sharon Biddle

Rumble Strip T-Shirt

Rumble Strip - It's a Podcast, and now finally a T-shirt! "We’re pretty sure you want one. Right? You want one. And now, you can have one."

Donor: Rumble Strip

Drala Beehive Earrings

Green beehive earrings featuring Czech glass and patinated brass.

Donor: Drala Stones

Custom Embroidered Catamount Fleece Jacket

Harrington fleece jacket embroidered with Catamount logo, XL.

Donor: Embroidery by Everything Personal

Custom Embroidered Puffy Vest with Cardinal

Port Authority ladies puffy vest jacket, embroidered with custom bird design, size L.

Donor: Embroidery by Everything Personal


2 Passes for Mt. Washington Auto Road

Each pass good for one free guided tour (2-hour round trip) or free passage in your own vehicle. Safe car load and vehicle restrictions apply.

Donor: Mt. Washington Auto Road & Great Glen Trails

2 Tickets to Clark's Trading Post

Lincoln, NH. Tickets include all rides, all shows, all day!

Donor: Clark's Trading Post

1-Year Family Membership to Shelburne Farms

Membership for 2 adults & children under18 in one household OR grandparents & grandchildren under18 (grandchildren do not have to live with grandparents). Free admission to property tours, Hiking Trails, & Children's Farmyard. 10% discount on purchases.

Donor: Shelburne Farms

Lost River Gorge Family Pass

This pass is good for one time general admission for 2 adults and 2 children during the 2019 season. Expires 10/2019. Experience the majesty of a natural wonder up close located in New Hampshire's Kinsman Notch in the White Mountains!

Donor: Lost River Gorge & Boulder Caves

2 Passes for Great Glen Trails System

Exchange each voucher for a one day pass on the Great Glen Trail System. Good for biking in the summer OR cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and all day use of the tubing hill in winter.

Donor: Mt. Washington Auto Road & Great Glen Trails

Old Stone House Membership & Class

Certificate for an adult outreach class and a Family membership card: includes free museum admission for you and your family next season! Outreach classes vary from Tile Mosaics to baking break; apple tree grafting to plein air painting.

Donor: Old Stone House Museum

Local Sightseeing Flight

You can take flight with Pilot John Emery! Fly over your home, take pictures of lakes, mountains, all the amazing views! Expires Nov. 1, 2019

Donor: John Emery

Fine Art

"Early October" - Sharon Kenney Biddle

Watercolor, framed. 20" x 14.5"

Donor: Sharon Biddle

"Winter Walk" - Naomi Bossom

Wood cut print, 21.5 in x 18 in framed.

Donor: Naomi Bossom

Northeast Kingdom Print - Brian Woods

Framed Northeast Kingdom print by Brian Woods, 20 1/2 in x 26 1/4 in.

Donor: Brian Woods

"40th Anniversary Cats" - Richard G. Hayes

Catamount Arts 40th anniversary cats in blue frame, signed by artist Richard G. Hayes, Conservation framing by Framing Format and Gallery.

Donor: Friends of Catamount

"Mother & Child" - Benjamin Chee Chee

Benjamin Chee Chee was a self-taught Canadian artist of Ojibwa descent who is known as one of the most prominent figures of the Woodland School of Art.

Donor: Bob McCabe

"Winter Sunlight" - Alice S. Kitchel

A diptych (in one frame) acrylic on paper of early morning sunlight filtered through cedars in the middle of winter; framed.

Donor: Alice S. Kitchel

"North Country" -Barbara Pihos

From the Nature Etchings collection of artist Barbara Pihos of Hampshire, Illinois; framed.

Donor: Anonymous in Memory of Mary Harrigan

"This World" Bread & Puppet Banner

Hand printed and hand painted banner from Bread & Puppet Theater in Glover, VT.

Donor: Bread & Puppet Theater

"Heard the Past" - Terry Ekasala

Oil on canvas, 8"x10", framed.

Donor: Terry Ekasala

Fine Dining & Parties

Dos-à-dos and Dessert

Enjoy an evening of Delectable French Desserts and create an easy, amusing Dos-à-dos Hand-Bound Book. For four people at Sharon Biddle's House, date and time to be determined (please arrange within a year). A Dos-à-dos book for drawing or a journal will be the enterprise for the night. You will use elegant European papers on the cover. Sharon will help you make multiple bindings to enclose enough quality paper for a whole trip's notes and/or lots of sketches. This project is fun and makes a great gift. French pastries, luxurious cheeses, fruit, and wine will be served. Also coffee or proper English tea from across the Channel.

Donor: Sharon Biddle

Private Tasting at Red Barn Brewing

Private tasting and discussion for a party of 10 at Red Barn Brewing outside of regular business hours. Tasting will include a sample of all beers on tap at that time. Red Barn Brewing features small batch, hand-crafted vermont beersand is located in rural Danville, Vermont.

Donor: Red Barn Brewing

Old Silo Farm Party

Throw your party for up to 50 people at beautiful Old Silo Farm in St. Johnsbury! Tables, chairs, linens, and portapotty included. Date must be May-October, based on availability.

Donor: The Old Silo Farm

Private Party at the Kingdom Taproom with Tritium Well

Host your 3-hour party on a Sunday at the Kingdom Taproom. The Taproom will provide $500 towards your food. The music will be provided by Tritium Well. They will play an eclectic mix of originals and traditional American, Cuban, reggae, rock, funk, and blues.

Donor: The Kingdom Taproom & Tritium Well

Whiskey Tasting

For 6 people at your home to learn the art of sipping the nectar of the gods. Your choice of either a “Whiskies of the World” theme (American, Irish, Scotch, Japanese), or a “6 Single Malt Scotches” experience. In either case, 6 whiskies will be offered, ranging from delicate and crisp to bold and peaty, paired with palate-cleansers prepared by Chef Swartz. You will be guided through these whiskies from different regions by connoisseurs who have visited the distilleries and trained their palates to appreciate the nuances of each. Rides home for the guests will be offered! Date to be arranged for a weekend afternoon or early evening between now and Feb 1, 2019.

Donor: Bob Swartz

Summer Meal on Priest Island with Jane and Kitty

Kitty Toll and Jane Kitchel will prepare and serve a delicious summer dinner or brunch for up to 10 guests at Kitty's camp on Priest's Island in Joe's Pond. The evening is non-political, though you are welcome to engage these dynamo sisters in conversation during and after the meal. Highest bidder will make mutually convenient arrangements with Jane and Kitty for any summer date up to September 1, 2019.

Donor: Jane Kitchel and Kitty Toll

Genuine Jamaican Dinner for 4

Spice up your dinner plans with some Genuine Jamaican heat! Genuine Jamaican’s Derrick Samuels will prepare a zesty, delectable, succulent dinner for four featuring authentic Jamaican flavors. You’ve seen him sell out of his famous jerk chicken and pork, spicy fish, curried goat, and Trenton stew at farmers’ markets and events all over the Kingdom. This private catered dinner promises plenty of authentic Jamaican cuisine for you and three dinner guests with no waiting in line. Derrick Samuels will prepare your Genuine Jamaican dinner for four in the summer of 2019.

Donor: Genuine Jamaican

Dinner for Two at Thayers Olde English Pub

This certificate entitles the bearer to two free dinner entrees (including appetizer and dessert) at Thayers Olde English Pub at Thayers Inn located in Littleton, NH. (Listed value is estimate ONLY, not valid cash amount).

Donor: Thayers Inn

Food & Drink

The Gift of Cheese from Jasper Hill Farm

Certificate redeemable for one Ripe & Ready gift box from Jasper Hill Farm. This gift box includes a variety of cave-aged artisan cheese, hand selected by the team at Jasper Hill Farm in Greensboro, Vermont.

Donor: Jasper Hill Farm

1 Bottle Vermont Gold Vodka 750 ml

Vermont Spirits Distilling Co.'s award winning vodka made from 100% maple syrup.

Donor: Vermont Spirits Distilling Co.

Maple Grove Gift Basket

Treat yourself or a fellow maple-lover to a basket of maple treats and accessories!

Donor: Maple Grove Farms of Vermont

Go Nuts! Granola Bundle

Treat your tastebuds with 8 lbs of delicious granola sweetened with maple and thickly sprinkled with nuts and fruit. Bundle consists of two boxes of Maple Cashew Granola and two boxes of Maple Cherry Almond Granola (each box contains 2 one-pound bags).

Donor: Quaker Hill Granola

Rum-Tastic Gift Bag

Includes two 750ml bottles of Dunc's Mill Rum (Elderflower and Maple), two 750ml bottles of St. Johnsbury Distillery Pirate Dan's Rum, and 4 St. Johnsbury Distillery rocks glasses!

Donor: St. Johnsbury Distillery

1901 Hooper's Vintage Port (Unopened)

1901 Hooper's Vintage Porto from Baron Hubert von Pantz, Chalet at Mittersill.

Donor: Linda Mitchell

3-layer Cake Baked for you by Peggy Fischer

Please call and order a cake for your event from Peggy Bakes. Round 9-inch three-layer cake with your choice of flavors: chocolate or raspberry, or a combination of both!

Donor: Peggy Bakes

Natural Provisions Gift Basket

Treat yourself to a delightful selection of goods from Natural Provisions in St. Johnsbury, VT. Includes natural mustard dipping sauce, pure maple sugar, Mocha Joe's Coffee, plus an artisan mug, bowl, and trivet.

Donor: Natural Provisions

Health & Wellness

Individual Spirit Communication

Certificate for one on one spirit communication with Salicrow, psychic medium. Private sessions are held at Salicrow’s studio at the Grindstone Café and Wellness Center in Lyndonville, VT.

Donor: The Grindstone Café & Wellness Center

Acupuncture Consultation

Certificate for one acupuncture consultation and Chinese medical diagnosis at The Acupuncture Works in St. Johnsbury, VT. Valid for new patient only.

Donor: The Acupuncture Works

Zafu Meditation Cushion Set

Buckwheat Zafu & Zabuton mat handmade in Barnet, VT by Samadhi Cushions.

Donor: Samadhi Cushions

$50 Serenity Spa Gift Certificate

Massage away those sore muscles, treat yourself to a facial with all organic products in the best northeastern holistic spa. Located on Darling Hill in Lyndonville, VT.

Donor: The Serenity Spa @ The Stepping Stones Inn

Gramp Lyford's Gift Box

Includes 8 fl oz bottle of Gramp Lyford's Body Lotion and 3.4 oz bottle of Gramp Lyford's Country Salve.

Donor: Treasures of the Kingdom, LLC

2 One-hour Reiki Treatments

2 gift certificates from Ershaka Reiki, each for a one-hour Reiki Treatment at Northeast Kingdom Reiki Collective in St. Johnsbury, VT.

Donor: Ershaka Reiki

Heart Space Yoga Ten-Class Package

Heart Space Yoga is located in St. Johnsbury, VT. This certificate is valid for 10 classes of your choice!

Donor: Heart Space Yoga

Karmê Chöling Gift Certificate

$500 for two people (or $200 for one person) applicable towards the tuition cost of a single meditation retreat. Cannot be applied to accomodation. Good through December 31, 2019.

Donor: Karmê Chöling

Home & Garden

"Winter's Waltz" Pewter Ornament

Handcrafted by Walker Boyle, this is the Leage of NH Craftsmen's 2017 Annual Ornament.

Donor: League of NH Craftsmen

Garden Trowel

Handcrafted by Lucian Avery Blacksmith in Hardwick, VT.

Donor: Lucian Avery Blacksmith

Stonequilt Mirror

Handcrafted tiled mirror from Stonequilt of Vermont: home furnishings created with stone and ceramic tiles set in authentic quilt patterns.

Donor: Stonequilt of Vermont

Garden Lantern

Handcrafted ceramic turquoise garden lantern with candle.

Donor: St. Germain Clay Works

Handblown Blue Glass Bowl

Crafted by Gruenig Glassworks in West Barnet, VT.

Donor: Friends of Catamount

Birdhouse Bundle

This bundle features all of the supplies needed to create an inviting backyard or front porch for our local feathered friends! Includes wooden bird house, large hanging bird feeder, and 5 lb bag of birdseed.

Donor: Lyndonville Agway, Inc.

Magnolia Home Primitive Taper Turned Gathering Table

Folks will gather around this inviting Primitive Taper Turned Gathering Table whether you use it as a kitchen work table or for casual counter height dining. It’s a look that is inviting and casual with an assortment of vintage accessories, it has Magnolia Home written all over it. 42L" x 46W" x 36H"

Donor: Mayo's Furniture & Floor Covering

Carpet Cleaning Certificate & Gift Basket

Certificate for 250 square ft. carpet cleaning and gift basket including bottle of spotter, deodorizer, and 2 microfiber cloths.

Donor: Top Cleaning & Restoration

Vermont Teddy Bear 15" Classic Bow-Tie Bear

Designed to give and receive a lifetime of love, this classically designed, fully jointed Bear is a winning gift for kids ages 3 to 103. Dressed in a dapper velvet bow tie. Handmade in Vermont, USA using the softest fur we can get our paws on and 100% recycled stuffing.

Donor: The Vermont Teddy Bear Company

Interior Painting Credit

$120 credit toward and interior paint job by Jay Churchill Painting service. Restrictions: Labor only. 2019 workyear; January to early May and October to December 20th.

Donor: Jay Churchill Painting

Colorfields Area Rug

One 2' x 3' area rug from Colorfields. 100% wool.

Donor: Details Interior Fashions

Stoneware Collection Gift Basket

Hand-thrown and hand-painted, this collection features a wine cooler, potpourri covered pot, and candleholder from Edick Stoneware Pottery.

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

Handmade Earthenware Tray

Features a maple leaf detail. Handmade by Mary Spencer of Four Seasons Pottery.

Donor: Friends of Catamount Arts

Stoneware Table Set

Hand-thrown and hand-painted by Edick Stoneware Pottery, this set includes a honey pot, butter dish, and sugar & creamer dishes.

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

Krups Espresso Maker & Cups

Whip up some of your favorite hot beverages with this mini espresso machine and set of espresso cups!

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

Set of 12 Dessert Bowls

These dessert bowls are clear-pressed glass featuring a starburst design.

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

High Beams Lamp & Shade

This beautiful bandcrafted lamp features burned copper and brass, oak on stained mica, and a hi/lo switch. Handcrafted in VT.

Donor: High Beams

Pair of Clay Pottery Mugs

These 16 oz mugs were handcrafted by Andy Hampton of Hampton Pottery. Hampton Pottery is a unique blend of Oriental and early American traditions.

Donor: Friends of Catamount Arts

Set of 4 Handblown Tumblers

These "Phoenix Rising" tumblers were handblown using an ancient technique--the multicolor specs of color are pieces of broken glass found after their fire.

Donor: Vermont Glass Workshop

Oak top Dining Table with Hammered Bronze Legs

This beautiful table seats 6 comfortably and features a white oak "stratoline" top and industrial metal tapered legs with a hammer bronze finish. 58" x 29.5"

Donor: Classic Designs by Matthew Burak

Yellow Birch Octagon Side Table

Made from yellow birch harvested in Peacham. The legs are attached with sturdy mortise and tenon joinery. The finish is a tung oil based sealer by Waterlox, with a hand rubbed paste wax surface coat on top.

Donor: Peacham Woodworks

Set of 5 Apéritif Gllasses

From the 1970's.

Donor: Alice Wuertele

Set of 8 Santa Barbara Ceramic Tiles

Eight decorative tiles (6" x 6" each) crafted by renowned Santa Barbara artist Judy Sutcliffe.

Donor: Linda Mitchell

Handpainted Picnic Basket

Enjoy a lovely outdoor meal with this handpainted picnic basket crafted by artist Lisa Hilliker.Large size, made from durable wood and featuring slots on top to fit two bottles of your choice of beverage.

Donor: Joe's Pond Craft Shop

Set of 4 Apéritif Glasses

From the 1950's.

Donor: Alice Wuertele

Set of 2 Cutting Boards

Made out of Vermont Tiger Maple and Cherry wood, these 10 x 18 inch butcher block style cutting boards are a one of a kind kitchen necessity. These locally handcrafted cutting boards would be the perfect gift for any home chef.

Donor: Rick Stodola

$50 Gift Certificate to Sanderson's Wooden Bowls

Sam and Weeza Sanderson handcraft each of their wooden bowls in their East Burke, VT studio using local woods & natural, food-safe finishes. Each bowl is unique!

Donor: Sanderson's Wooden Bowls

Septic Tank Pumping

1000 gallon septic tank pumping service by B&B Septic - over 25 years experience, serving residential and commercial customers in St. Johnsbury and the surrounding area. No restrictions or expiration.

Donor: B & B Septic

$75 Off Labor at the Recovery Room

The Recovery Room is a furniture upholstery studio located in Newark, VT.

Donor: The Recovery Room

Landscape Design Consultation

Two-hour on-site landscape design or horticultural consultation. David Jacobs, Landscape Architect has been practicing design and building landscapes in the kingdom for 22 years.

Donor: David Jacobs, Landscape Architect

(1) Pallet of Maine Woods Pellets

Certificate from Pellets Now, LLC valid for 1 pallet of Maine Woods Blend Pellets. Local Pickup only, located in St. Johnsbury, VT.

Donor: Pellets Now


Doggie Gift Bag

A treat for puppies of all ages! Includes award winning Zignature dog food, Enzadent Toothbrush & Paste kit, Ticked Off tick remover, and a Play Strong 12" Stick Bone!

Donor: St. Johnsbury Animal Hospital

Cat Care Gift Bag

Treat your kitty with a selection of Fussie Cat foods, Enzadent Toothbrush & Paste Kit, a Ticked Off tick remover, and Gycoflex soft chews!

Donor: St. Johnsbury Animal Hospital

Toys & Crafts Gift Bag

Includes: eco-soy pas from eco-kids natural art supplies, Make & Give inspire bracelets kit, flower magnets wooden craft kit, Bright Bugz Evolution, and E-Racer Monza toy car.

Donor: Little Village Toy & Book Shop

Green Mountain Book Collection

This collection of 3 books includes "Four Seasons in Vermont," "Newport's Centennial," and "Images of America: Willoughby Lake."

Donor: Green Mountain Books and Prints

"The Kingdom" Hardcover Book

Photographs by Art Wolfe and Text by Douglas Chadwick.

Donor: Mary & Jan Edick

Vermont Exploration Book Collection

Everything you need to explore the Green Mountain State! Includes "Day Hiker's Guide to Vermont," "Long Trail Guide," "50 Hikes in Vermont," "Alone But Not Lonely," "Backroads and Byways of Vermont," "Vermont Waterfalls," and "Forest Forensics."

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Aladine Writer's Quill & Ink Set

Practice your calligraphy or channel your inner author with this quill set. "It has the lightness of the wind and the power of the lightning."

Donor: Jay Sprout

"Our Mountain Trips" Hardcover Book Set

"Our Mountain Trips" Parts I (1899-1908) & II (1909-1926), "Being authentic accounts of camping, packing, and tramping in the White Mountains of New Hampshire."

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Mount Washington History Book Bundle

Includes 3 books: "Mount Washington: Narratives and Perspectives" edited by Mike Dickerman, "Death on Mount Washington" by Randi Minetor, and "Cog Days" by Joseph W. McQuaid.

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Vermont History Book Bundle

Set of 3 books: "Vermont Prohibition: Teetotalers, Bootleggers, & Corruption" by Adam Krakowski, "A Chronological History of Canaan, Vermont" by Leslie Klinefelter, and "A Brief History of St. Johnsbury" by Peggy Pearl.

Donor: Bondcliff Books

White Mountain Enthusiast's Book Collection

Includes AMC's "White Mountain Guide" with pull out maps, "Where You'll Find Me," "Not Without Peril," "Death in the White Mountains," "Waterfalls of the White Mountains," and "Our Mountain Trips" parts 1 and 2.

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Logging & Railroads Book Collection

This collection includes 6 New England logging railroad history books by Author Bill Gove as well as "The Life of James Everell Henry" and "Lost Railroads of New England."

Donor: Bondcliff Books

(2) White Mountains of NH 2019 Calendars

One for you and one for a friend! Photography by Erin Paul Donovan

Donor: Bondcliff Books

(2) White Mountain Images 2019 Calendars

One for you and one for a friend! Photography by Chris Whiton.

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Vintage Ganesha Marionette

Rare large size wooden Indian Folk Ganesha dancing marionette puppet. Est. 1970's.

Donor: Friends of Catamount

Maasai Beaded Necklace and Belt

Purchased in Kenya, this necklace and belt are a beautiful example of the Maasai tribe's renowned traditional handmade bead jewelry.

Donor: Linda Mitchell

Papago Indian Basket Collection

Papago Indian baskets are handmade from Yucca plant (white or green) and Devil Claw (black) with Bear Grass as coil base. The weaving is a very slow process and one of the oldest of Indian Crafts.

Donor: Linda Mitchell

Bondcliff Books Children's Collection

Includes "Do Teddy Bears Ski?" by Rick Sanger and set of 4 "Babies!" books (Deer, Black Bear, Fox, and Moose).

Donor: Bondcliff Books

Bag Balm Bundle

This Bag Balm Gift Bundle includes Bag Balm Moisturizing Soap, Blister Pack, 4oz Bag Balm Tin, and T-shirt!

Donor: Vermont's Original Bag Balm

Firetruck Ride to or from School

Within St. Johnsbury. A Priceless Gift for a Child you Love.

Donor: St. Johnsbury Fire Dept.

Recreation & Sports

2019 Specialized FatBoy Bike

Going fat isn't just a fun way to ride—it's a ride revolution. The security and control that the wheel system found on our Fatboy provides is unparalleled. You get dramatically more traction, grip, and floatation than with traditional mountain tires, all without sacrificing much to climbing efficiency. The end result is easy to explain—you have way more fun. And to make sure of it, we built the Fatboy with a durable list of components, like a SRAM 11-speed one-by drivetrain, that are low-maintenance and eager to perform season after season. Have more fun—go fat.

Donor: Village Sport Shop

AMC One Year Individual Gift Membership

Get outdoors. Learn new skills, meet new people, have fun! When you join the country's oldest outdoor club, you can do all of this--while helping to protect the mountains, forests, waters, and trails of the Northeast.

Donor: Appalachian Mountain Club

Kingdom Trail Association Annual Family Membership & Goodie Bag

This membership gives you access to the year round non-motorized Kingdom Trail network for the summer and winter season. This package includes a custom Scout Bag, Kingdom Trails Hoodie (L), and pint glass!

Donor: Kingdom Trail Association

2 Single-Day Tickets to Bolton Valley Resort

2 Vouchers for Single-Day, Non-Peak Lift Tickets. Bolton Valley offers 71 trails and glades for Alpine skiing and riding and 100km of Nordic and backcountry trails! These vouchers are valid through the end of the 2018/19 ski season.

Donor: Bolton Valley Resort

4 Complimentary Greens Fees

at the St. Johnsbury Country Club. Each VIP Certificate Entitles the bearer to one 18 hole complimentary greens fee. Only 2 VIP Certificates may be redeemed per foursome.

Donor: St. Johnsbury Country Club

Tubbs Boys' Glacier Snowshoes

These snowshoes features a tighter frame shape to accommodate a smaller, narrower stance, and a fixed toe cord that keeps the shoe close underfoot and improves maneuverability. One size fits all.

Donor: Caplan's Army Store

4 Kingdom Gymnastics Open Gym Passes

Open Gym is a time for children to come play! No need to be a Kingdom Gymnastics' student to participate. Open gym on Mondays and Fridays at Kingdom Gymnastics in St. Johnsbury.

Donor: Kingdom Gymnastics

1 Smugglers' Notch 2018/19 Bash Badge

With a Bash Badge, you pay just $25 per day for your lift ticket. Any age, any day, all 3 mountains, all season long! PLUS, pay just $15 per day for a half-day, afternoon lift ticket!

Donor: Smugglers' Notch Resort

2 Bretton Woods Any Day Lift Tickets

2 vouchers for Any Time Alpine Lift Tickets or Nordic Trail Passes to Bretton Woods during the 2018/19 Ski Season. No restrictions!

Donor: Bretton Woods Ski Area/Omni Mt. Washington Resort

2 Canopy Tour Vouchers at Bretton Woods

Descending over 1000 feet of elevation, this 3-hr. tour takes nature-lovers & thrill-seekers across series of tree-top zip lines through a network of platforms in high ancient hemlocks. Bearer is entitled to One Full Canopy Tour.

Donor: Bretton Woods Ski Area/Omni Mt. Washington Resort

Boat Ride on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail

One (1) Gift Certificate valid for a boat ride for 2 on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail from Richford to Berkshire with a packed lunch. Your choice of canoe or two kayaks. Expires September 2019.

Donor: Montgomery Adventures

Inflatable Fishing Boat with Oars and Pump

9.5' Zray Fishman II 400 3-Person Inflatable Fishing Boat with Oars and Pump.

Donor: Jay Sprout

Burke Mountain Adult Season Pass

Valid for the 2018/19 season.

Donor: Burke Mountain Resort

Burke Mountain Corporate Ski Pass

Head for the hills this winter on the equal parts picturesque and thrilling slopes of Burke Mountain’s 2011’ vertical. Certificate valid for one (1) 2018/2019 corporate season pass to Burke Mountain Resort.

Donor: Burke Mountain Resort


52-week E-Edition of The Caledonian-Record

This entitles the bearer of this certificate to a 52-week E-Edition of The Caledonian-Record. Please redeem within 90 days of November 3, 2018.

Donor: The Caledonian-Record

$125 Tax Preparation Gift Certificate

$125 credit toward invididual income tax preparation services, provided by Lauren Jarvi. Lauren is is an enrolled agent & certified financial planner with 33 years' experience. Exp. December 31, 2019.

Donor: Lauren Jarvi, EA, CFP

Chimney Cleaning Services

Chimney cleaning services to include: 1 flue pipe and 1 woodstove. Please schedule an appointment six weeks in advance.

Donor: Erik Armstrong Masonry

Wes Ward Auto Repair Gift Certificate

Certificate for 4 oil changes (with up to 5 quarts of conventional oil and standard filter) OR 2 oil changes (with up to 5 quarts of synthetic oil and standard filter) at Wes Ward Auto Repair in St. Johnsbury.

Donor: Wes Ward Auto Repair

1 Bike Tune-Up

Certificate valid for one bike tune-up at Littleton Bike and Fitness.

Donor: Littleton Bike & Fitness

Shops & Restaurants

Café Lotti $25 Gift Card

Café Lotti in East Burke serves visitors and locals a fine espresso, latte, coffee, iced coffee, tea, as well as pastires and other food options.

Donor: Café Lotti

$30 Gift Certificate to Green Mountain Books & Prints

Green Mountain Books and Prints in Lyndonville, VT is your locally owned and operated Independent Bookstore.

Donor: Green Mountain Books and Prints

$50 Gift Certificate to Juniper's

Gift Card to Juniper's at The Wildflower Inn in Lyndonville, VT. Lots of options, great food, and hearty portions make dining at the Wildflower Inn a favorite with locals and guests alike! Expires September 19, 2019.

Donor: Juniper's at The Wildflower Inn

$15 Pizza Man Gift Card

Located in Lyndonville, VT. Delivery available!

Donor: The Pizza Man

$50 Farm-Way Gift Card

This $50 Gift card to Farm-Way in Bradford, VT can be used toward any purchase!

Donor: Farm-Way Inc.

$25 Parker Pie Gift Certificate

Tucked behind a general store in Glover, VT, this rustic spot sells pizza, subs & a variety of brews!

Donor: Parker Pie Co.

$20 Locally Social Gift Certificate

Locally Social in St. Johnsbury offers hot & cold coffee/espresso drinks. Each cup is made fresh to order. Many flavors on tap to add to your drinks. Iced coffee 1/2 gallon growlers also available for the office, parties, or just to have on hand in your fridge.

Donor: Locally Social Coffee

$25 Gift Certificate to Emma & Co.

Emma and Co. Consignment Boutique is located on Main Street in Littleton, NH.

Donor: Emma & Co.Consignment Boutique

$25 Gift Certificate to Littleton Food Co-op

The Littleton Co-op is a member-owned grocery store featuring local produce, hot prepared foods, deli, bulk foods, craft beer, wine and a quality grocery selection.

Donor: Littleton Food Co-op

$25 Gift Card to Riley's Fish Shack

St. Johnsbury, VT.

Donor: Riley's Fish Shack

$25 Gift Card to Lou's Restaurant & Bakery

Lou's is a Certified Green Restaurant in Hanover, New Hampshire, serving breakfast, lunch, and offering bakery items and catering.

Donor: Lou's Restaurant and Bakery

$25 Gift Certificate to Polly's Pancake Parlor

Polly's Pancake Parlor is located at Hildex Farm in Sugar Hill, NH. Certificate may be used for meals or for purchase of products.

Donor: Polly's Pancake Parlor, Inc.

Vacations & Getaways

3-Day Jackson's Lodge Getaway

A three-day/two-night stay in a lakeside log cabin on beautiful international Lake Wallace in Canaan, Vermont at historic Jackson's Lodge. Available the months of May, June, September, or October.

Donor: Jackson Lodge

2 Night Stay at NEK Lakeside Cottage

2 night stay for 2 at Quimby Country Lake Side Cottage on Forest Lake in the Northeast Kingdom. Stay must be booked during off-peak season: June 15-July 7 and August 25-October 13. Continental breakfast included.

Donor: Quimby Country

2-Night Stay in a Hotel Jay King Room

This certificate entitles you to a 2-Night Stay for 2 people in a Hotel Jay King Room. Includes lodging, waterpark, and 2 tickets to a show at Jay Peak!

Donor: Jay Peak Resort

10 Day Caribbean Vacation at Mandhari Villa

Sleeps 6. This family home is situated on top of a hill at Lauriston and has the most stunning views of Carriacou. From the veranda you will enjoy panoramic views of Carriacou and the out islands, which sweep through 270 degrees. Watch the small 9 seater planes landing and taking off, and the boats as they come and go. Relax with a cool drink as the sun dips below the horizon and watch for the fabled “green flash” or just enjoy the sunset. Must be booked between April 2019 and December 2019 with more than 2 weeks notice. Winner would fly to Granada then take ferry to Lauriston. No pets/smoking.

Donor: Lorraine Shippee

2 Night / 3 Day Lake Morey Getaway for 2

Two nights and three days at the Lake Morey Resort. Includes Lodging in Deluxe Accommodations for Two Adults and use of the Resorts Standard Amenities. Advance reservations requred, based on availability. Exp Dec 30, 2019.

Donor: Lake Morey Resort

One Week at Lake Tahoe Resort

April 15th - April 22nd 2019. Located high in the Sierras, Royal Aloha Tahoe is nestled in Heavenly Valley, one of America’s largest ski resorts. Heavenly has Tahoe’s longest ski runs with panoramic views of the Sierras and the surrounding Nevada desert 3,000 feet below. Lake Tahoe is not just for skiing or sitting around a fireplace watching delicate, frosty snowflakes floating past the windows…. The lake itself is the largest alpine lake in North America, and the 72-mile drive around offers spectacular vistas. In the summertime, there’s fishing, boating, jet skiing, and parasailing. Pack a picnic, ride horseback, or bicycle on the scenic trails in Emerald Bay State Park and feel exhilarated by the fresh air. Reawaken your appreciation of nature. Discover the beauty and fun of Lake Tahoe while vacationing at your Royal Aloha condominium home in the Sierra Nevada Range!

Donor: Terry Fried

Long Weekend at Cape Cod Chatham House

Comfort and charm abound in this updated 18th Century seaside farmhouse (4 bedrooms and 3 baths!). Brand new kitchen with stainless appliances, granite countertops and cherry cabinets. Enjoy your morning cup of coffee while taking in the gorgeous water views from the front porch. Take a nature walk through the dunes out to the Stage Harbor Light house or retreat to the backyard hammock with a cold glass of lemonade & a good book. Head over to Harding's Beach for an afternoon of sea & sun. Early evening: You can really let the day unwind as you watch the setting sun paint the eastern sky with a palette of pastels and soft light. Plenty of opportunity to reunite with the whole family from this historic Chatham gem! High speed wireless internet access and a/c units in each of the bedrooms! Winner may book for long weekend (4 nights/3 days, Friday through Sunday or Monday) in April, May, October, or November 2019 (excluding Memorial Day weekend and Columbus Day weekend).

Donor: Owen Kenney and Tara Rubin

Jay Peak Splash & Stay for 2

This certificate entitles you to a 1 Night Splash & Stay for 2 people in a 1 bedroom suite at Jay Peak Resort. Includes lodging and waterpark access!

Donor: Jay Peak Resort

One-Week Stone Cottage Stay in a Tuscan Hill Village

One-week Stone Cottage stay in Tuscan Hill Village. "Vibbianella" is a centuries-old, chestnut-drying barn that has been carefully restored as a small house with all of today's comfortable amenities. It is nestled in the center of picturesque Vibbiana, a tiny hill village located high above the Serchio River in the Garfagnana region of northern Tuscany. The charming house, surrounded by fruit trees, rosemary, lavender, and rosebushes, accommodates 4 people (2 bedrooms, 2 baths). This 'Lost Corner of Tuscany' combines the gastronomic treats of central Italy with the warmth and charm of its Garfagnana residents. Enjoy outstanding walking and hiking possibilities in the surrounding mountains, the historic and cultural points of interest at nearly every turn in the road (and there are many!), access to delectable breads, wines, and cheeses, and the pride in locally produced foods and the many festivals celebrating them.

Donor: Rick and Emmy Hausman

One-week Stay at the Harborside Inn on Martha's Vineyard

Saturday to Saturday stay (June 8th - June 14th 2019) in a king room at the Harborside Inn Waterfront Resort on Martha's Vinyard!

Donor: In Memoriam: Ken Parr

One-Night Stay at McIndoe Falls Inn

This 200 year-old Bed and Breakfast nestled in the heart of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom offers you a peaceful and genuinely unique experience. Certificate valid for a one-night stay for up to three adults, children & pets welcome. Includes farm to table breakfast.

Donor: McIndoe Falls Inn

One Week Harvey's Lake Getaway

Beautiful four season Harvey’s Lake getaway (“Ravens Nest”), Barnet, VT has everything you need to escape for a luxurious lakeside vacation. Your spacious home away from home comes with 3 bedrooms and two and a half baths, laundry room, deluxe kitchen, large dining room, sun drenched living room and quiet den surrounded on 3 sides by windows and its own door to the deck. Sleeps 6-8. Extensive details and photographs are available on Home is available for any seven (7) consecutive nights May 1 through May 21, 2019, May 29 through June 13, 2019 OR any four (4) consecutive nights between September 3 and September 12, 2019. Cleaning fee waived, Catamount pays deposit.

Donor: Gerry Haase and Nancy Wallace

Theatre Weekend in Boston

This item includes a weekend in Boston with 2 theatre tickets to the Huntington Theatre's production of "Romeo and Juliet". The Huntington Theatre is renowned for its creative and engaging performances. The tickets are for Saturday, March 30 at 2:00 pm. Your deluxe hotel room reservation is all set. You will be staying at the Newbury Guest House Saturday night, March 30, located center stage on Newbury Street. Parking is included. Winner should please contact Bill Marshall: or 748-2066.

Donor: Donna & Bill Marshall; Huntington Theatre; Newbury

1 Week Seattle VW Winnebago Adventure

Have your very own Seattle adventure in this VW Winnebago! Winners get 1 week complimentary rental. Pick-up and drop-off from S-TAC airport included, and you'll get expert travel guidance from owner Lee Fried. Features a 50 gallon water tank, 2 burner stove, propane heat & a/c, 2 double beds, and a pop-up roof. Pets allowed! No smoking, gasoline not included. Must book at least 90 days in advance, not available on Memorial Day or Labor Day. Certificate expires 11/2019.

Donor: Lee Fried

Midweek Overnight Escape at Rabbit Hill Inn

Gift Voucher for a Midweek night in a superior guest room with fireplace, including afternoon sweets & full gourmet breakfast. Valid most Sunday to Thursday nights through September 12, 2019

Donor: Rabbit Hill Inn

Joes Pond Cottage 3 Night Stay

3 night stay at a classic lakeside cottage at Joe's Pond. Built around 1920, this cottage has a beautiful view of the broad lake from the screened-in porch. Updated kitchen, grill, small bath, 2 double and 1 single bed - beds are new! The house is fully equipped with sheets, towels and full kitchen. Bring your book, park your boat on our dock - you are welcome to use our kayaks. And yes, we have wifi, too.

Donor: Paige and Peter Crosby