Wild Wild West Shore
Silent & Live Auction
Saturday, April 16, 2010
LIVE AUCTION ITEMS – AUCTIONED IN THIS ORDER!
D317 The Magnificent 7 Dinner
Saturday, November 19, 2011, 6:30 p.m.
Magnificent 7 course meal, good conversation and fun at the Heck Ranch. My pardner, Vicki,
and I hope to see you - we'll have a wild time in Westlake! Adults only. Eight places.
Minimum Bid $35. Kathleen Heck & Vicki Lewis, 440-899-9032
D316 A Time-Warp Dinner
Saturday, October 22, 2011, 6:00 p.m.
Cocktails in hand, wander between appetizer offerings and scenes of wild and pre-historic
France courtesy of Robert's vacation video playing in another room. Then dine on country food
(Daube d' Avignon), home-made bread, salad and dessert of Barossa cream while feasting your
eyes on a house full of Ruth's modern art! Adults only. Eight places. Minimum Bid $25.
Robert & Ruth Bercaw, 440-331-8743
A112 Limited Edition Print: 3
12 1/2 in. x 15 in. limited edition print, unframed, signed by the artist. One offering.
Minimum Bid $50. Mike Gold, 440-582-2452
D303 True Grits Brunch
Sunday, June 12, 2011, High Noon
Don't dilly-dally pardners. Round up yer appetite and head on down to the River (Rocky River
that is) for this mighty fine spread of temptin' grub! Pile up your plate with Kit-and-Caboodle Egg
Casserole, Badlands Bacon, Happyfying Hash Browns, Texas Toast, Grits, Maverick Muffins, Fruit
Salad Fixins' and Makin' Tracks Mimosas! And bust my britches - it's all fer a minimum bid of
$20. Adults only. Eight places. Vicki Lewis & Chris Baumhauer, 440-333-3829
D319 Hungarian Dinner XXI
Sunday, January 15, 2012, 6:00 p.m.
The popular 21st Annual Hungarian dinner with Gary's family recipe of chicken paprikas and
other good Hunky stuff including a great torte by Drina. Dinner at the Nemes' home in Bay
Village. All ages welcome.
Six places. Minimum Bid $25. Gary & Drina Nemes, 440-871-3271
A116 Sunday Morning Reserved Parking Space
Reserve your own Sunday morning parking space for every Sunday morning from April 23, 2011
to April 22, 2012. One offering. Minimum Bid $75. West Shore UU Church, 440-333-2255
D307 A Locavore's Dream: Food from the (local) Garden
Saturday, August 20, 2011, 6:00 p.m.
Ren and Dawn's Third Annual celebration of local food, featuring vegan, vegetarian and
pescetarian meals. Featuring tasty vegetables and herbs grown in their own garden, eggs grown
from city chickens, fresh Lake Erie fish, Cleveland-brewed beer, and a featured cocktail made
with spirits distilled in Columbus. All ages welcome. 12 places. Minimum Bid $30.
Dawn & Ren Brumfield, 440-488-3410.
Additional hosts: Sonia Di Fiore, Matt & A.J. McCabe, Mary Jo Maish, Marcia Perrins, Brett Watts
D327 Last Dinner on the Titanic
Thursday, April 12, 2012, 6:00 p.m.
April 12, 2012, marks the exact anniversary when the RMS Titanic headed West and had a fatal
collision with a massive iceberg in the North Atlantic. We will commemorate the extraordinary
bravery and heroism of that night, which many considered the end of the age of innocence, with
dinner and conversation in the manner of the era. You may come as First Class, Steerage, or
anything in between. Feel free to come in costume, even if only a hat or boa! Adults only.
Ten places. Minimum Bid $40. Carol & William Jacobs; Pam & Tom Smith, 440-333-2209
S702 Sermon Topic of Your Choice
This is your chance to choose a topic for a Sunday morning sermon in the 2011-12 church year,
subject to the minister's approval. For an individual, group or committee. One offering.
Minimum Bid $60. Revs. Wayne Arnason & Kathleen Rolenz
D328 Gourmet Dinner With A Lakeview
Saturday, January 7, 2012, 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a tantalizing seven-course dinner including wine pairings for each course at the home of
Chann and Ed Spellman. This is a gourmet's delight right out of "Travel and Leisure" featuring
such items as Chile Rubbed Shrimp with Avocado Corn Cocktail; Salad of Fennel, Arugala and
Ricotta; Grilled Tuscan Pork Roast w/Rosemary and Red Pepper Relish; White Beans w/Roasted
Tomatoes; and Vanilla Panna Cotta with Mixed Berry Compote. Adults only. Eight places.
Minimum Bid $35. Chann & Ed Spellman, 216-227-8005
D301 A Taste of Burgundy…Beef, That Is
Saturday, May 21, 2011, 6:30 p.m.
A rich, wine-laden beef bourguignon, a favorite dish from the
Burgundy area of France, is a truly glorious dish, perfect as the
centerpiece of a dinner among friends! All prepared by Roy, who is an excellent chef! Dine al
fresco if weather permits. Adults only. Five places. Minimum Bid $25.
Roy Prentiss, 440-801-1759
D305 Starry Night
Friday, July 15, 2011
Your favorite food and libations served under the stars! Enjoy a feast in the bamboo forest by
the fish pond at the Streitel's Lakewood home. Adults only. Four places. Minimum Bid $50.
John & Susan Streitel, 216-221-1017
D309 Greek BBQ
Saturday, August 27, 2011, 6:00 p.m.
Howdy Pardners! Forge the Mighty Cuyahoga to Ellen's Cleveland Heights home for a
Mediterranean BBQ feast. Plenty of great food and strong drinks - spanikopita, grilled lamb,
tzatziki, fresh pita, rice pilaf, Greek salad and more! Adults only. 12 places. Minimum Bid $25.
Erin Gyomber, 216-371-1993
E419 Golf for Three at Firestone Country Club
Join Paul at Akron’s Firestone's North Course for 18 holes of golf
including cart plus lunch or dinner for a maximum of three players. Valued at $200 per player.
Date and time TBD. One offering. Minimum Bid $200.
Paul Youngberg & Marilyn Weske, 440-933-0721
D324 Puttin' on the Ritz
Saturday, March 3, 2012, 6:30 p.m.
Put on your top hats, white ties and tails! Come for this glittering,
intimate soiree for a five-star dinner in a five-star atmosphere at
Westwood Country Club! This sumptuous meal will include lobster, foie gras and flaming
desserts along with the perfect wine pairings. Adults only. Ten places. Minimum Bid $95.
Cil Knutsen, 216-226-4221
E416 Wine & Food Pairings
Join Bob and Gloria at their favorite wine bar in Rocky River and sample wines and food. Date
and time to be arranged. Adults only. Four offerings. Minimum Bid $25.
Bob & Gloria Bemer, 440-777-9108
F505 Board of Trustees Fine Wine Basket
A collection of fine wines from the Board of Trustees and the Parish Co-Ministers. Each has been
asked to contribute a bottle of their favorite "grape" to make up this exceptional selection of
whites and reds - fit for a connoisseur's wine cellar. One offering. Minimum Bid $75.
West Shore’s Board of Trustees, 440-333-2255
Changes to Catalog
A156 SALE ITEM: Key To Happiness Necklace
Please note that this is an item offered last year. It is on sale for a minimum bid
A157 League of Women Voters 2011 Auction Necklace 1 – Cancel Item
No longer offering this item.
A158 League of Women Voters 2011 Auction Necklace 2 – Cancel Item
No longer offering this item.
D312 Wild Wild West Clam Bake
Saturday, September 24, 2011, 6:00 a.m.
No longer offering this dinner.
E406 Picnic at Put-In-Bay – Date Change
Change date to Sunday, August 14, 2011.
E409 Weekend Getaway at Atwood Lake – Change Offering
Saturday, September 17, 2010
Please change the offering from two nights to one night.
I608 “Loopy” Ribbon Yarn Scarf Lessons – Additional Offering
The donor, Karen Auer, has added a total of 5 offerings.
S715 Costume Jewelry Repair
No Knotting offered.
ADDITIONS TO CATALOG
A163 “City Image” by Howard Fried
Matted and framed Mid-Century opaque watercolor by Howard Fried. “City
Image” was completed in 1963 while Fried attended Cleveland Heights High
School. The original entry form to a Halle Bros. Co. Cleveland, Ohio sponsored,
Scholastic art and photography awards show is included with other material
collected from the Internet. Born in Cleveland Heights, Fried moved to San
Francisco receiving his BFA and MFA at the University of California, Davis, 1970.
Soon after, Fried founded the New Genres Department at the San Francisco Art
Institute working in video and performance. He is associated with the first
generation of conceptual artists in the San Francisco Bay area. Value $200.
One offering. Minimum bid $75. Anne Osborne, 440-617-9000
A164 “2 Figures” by Howard Fried.
Matted and framed Mid-Century etching by Howard Fried. “2 Figures” was
completed in 1967 when Fried was 22. Material collected from the Internet
relating to Fried’s involvement in the San Francisco Bay area is attached. Born in
Cleveland Heights, Fried moved to San Francisco receiving his BFA and MFA at
the University of California, Davis, 1970. Soon after, Fried founded the New
Genres Department at the San Francisco Art Institute working in video and
performance. He is associated with the first generation of conceptual artists in
the San Francisco Bay area. Value $100. Minimum bid $40.
Anne Osborne, 440-617-9000
A165 Floral Painting Found in WSUUC Attic
Gold framed floral painting by Haverty PSA found in the WSUUC attic. Value Priceless!
One offering. Minimum Bid $30. WSUUC, 440-333-2255
A166 Birdhouse Framed Print
Colorful birdhouse picture, framed and double matted. One offering.
Minimum Bid $12. Peter Plant, 216-357-9705
B220 Best of the West Family Feud
Saturday, August 6, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
Join us for the tastiest vittles, all the fixings, a bit of moonshine and a classic showdown.
You will be adopted into the clan of The Barkleys, The Cartwrights, The Ewings or The
Clampetts for a Western edition of “The Family Feud!” Survey says… YOU’LL HAVE A
BLAST! Western wear is encouraged, but not required. So mosey down to The Flying P
(the Palmer Ranch) August 6th and defend the honor of your kin!
Adults and teens. 24 offerings. Minimum Bid $ . Susan & Jeff Palmer, 440-871-6896
E421 Two Tickets to the North Coast Men’s Chorus Concert
Saturday, June 18, 8:00 p.m.
Grab your BFF and treat them to our final concert of the season as we celebrate
friendship as only NCMC can. Now, just so we’re clear on this, we’re talking about our
real friends - the ones that can drive you crazy at times; the ones who tell you that, “Yes,
those jeans do make your butt look big!”; the friends that have been there through
every hook up and break up we’ve ever had! We’ll sing about the highs and lows of
friendship and about the worst and best of friends. Waetjen Auditorium, Cleveland
State University. Minimum Bid $30 on two tickets.
E422 Gift Certificate – Studio Blazon
Enjoy a haircut and eyebrow waxing at Studio Blazon in Rocky River. Value 45.
One offering. Minimum Bid $20.
E423 Gift Certificate – Bed Bath & Beyond
Enjoy this $20 gift certificate to Bed Bath & Beyond. Value $20.
One offering. Minimum Bid $10. Anonymous
F514 Vegan Cakes from Sonny’s Kitchen
Enjoy three vegan cakes from Sonny’s Kitchen - Apple Cinnamon, Cherry Coconut and
Triple Chocolate. You may order them one at a time throughout the year or all at once
for that special occasion. Must give 7 days notice. Offer expires April 1, 2012.
One offering. Minimum Bid $30. Raymond Claytor, 440-239-0352
S716 Chiropractic Service – Gift Certificate
One hour of massage therapy from Refreshing Massage at Leonard Chiropractic. Expires
May 1, 2012. Value $65. One offering. Minimum Bid $30.
Kathleen Rolenz, 440-250-0300
"I have chronic neck and shoulder aches and have frequent need of a
chiropractor. I can personally attest to Dr. Bob Leonard’s not only professional
demeanor, but his gentle and sensitive adjustments. After I've had one session
with him, I feel so much better! I wanted him to donate to the Service Auction
so that I could tell others about what a great job he does." ~Rev. Kathleen Rolenz
S717 Chiropractic Evaluation – Gift Certificate
Chiropractic evaluation, computerized SCAN, and adjustment from Refreshing
Massage at Leonard Chiropractic. Value $179. One offering. Minimum Bid $75.
Kathleen Rolenz, 440-250-0300