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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.

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

Arts & Entertainment

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

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 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

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 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

Lost River Gorge Family Pass (2A + 2CH)

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

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

2 Tickets to Clark's Trading Post

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

Donor: Clark's Trading Post

Old Stone House Museum Family Membership + Class

One Family Membership Card & Certificate for an adult outreach class. Family membership includes free museum admission for you and your family next season! Outreach classes vary from Tile Mosaics to baking break; apple tree grafting to pleinair painting. Join us for a class that suites your fancy!

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 Dining & Parties

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

Three-layer Cake baked for you by Peggy Bakes

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

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.

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. These single source cheeses support the verdant working landscape of Vermont.

Donor: Jasper Hill Farm

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

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

Home & Garden

$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

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

Garden Trowel

Handcrafted by Lucian Avery Blacksmith in Hardwick, VT.

Donor: Lucian Avery Blacksmith

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

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

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

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

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.

(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

$75 Off Labor at the Recovery Room

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

Donor: The Recovery Room

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

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

Handpainted Picnic Basket

Enjoy a lovely outdoor meal with this handpainted picnic basket crafted by artist Lisa Hilliker. Made out of durable wood and featuring a large basket size and slots on top to fit two bottles of your choice of beverage, this picnic basket is perfect for any picnicking occasion!

Donor: Joe's Pond Craft Shop


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

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

Firetruck Ride to or from School

Within St. Johnsbury. A Priceless Gift for a Child you Love. Fine Print: Child will need to have an adult with them on the ride. Any child with a disability unable to climb in to the truck and sit and be seat belted will not be able to ride. *Any child with sensitivity to loud noises, we must know about. *The pick up or delivery needs to be within St. Johnsbury and specifically on paved roads. (depending on time of year and who wins we can possibly make accommodations) *The possibility exist that we might be tied up and not show up at all. *The possibility exist that you might be dropped off wherever you might be at the time of an emergency. * A waiver to ride must be signed by the adult.

Donor: St. Johnsbury Fire Dept.

Recreation & Sports

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. Valid any day based on availability.

Donor: Bretton Woods Ski Area/Omni Mt. Washington 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

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 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

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

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

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


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

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. Items exceeding the stated value will be billed at current rates at the time of service.

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

$125 Tax Preparation Gift Certificate

This certificate entitles the bearer to a $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. Certificate must be used no later than December 31, 2019.

Donor: Lauren Jarvi, EA, CFP

Shops & Restaurants

$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 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 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.

$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

$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

$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 Card to Riley's Fish Shack

St. Johnsbury, VT.

Donor: Riley's Fish Shack

$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.

Vacations & Getaways

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. Restrictions and blackout periods apply. Must mention certificate when booking.

Donor: Rabbit Hill Inn

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