SCLA SILENT AUCTION: SUNDAY, 9-5-2010
FOOD-FUN-FELLOWSHIP as we FUNDRAISE
Dear Spider Lakers,
The Fourth of July has come and gone so it is time to look forward to
our annual picnic and silent auction held over Labor Day weekend. Last
year we raised over $3500 which we used to fight AIS (aquatic
As you know we successfully treated an infestation of CLP (Curly leaf
Pondweed), but we may have to do another treatment early next
spring to target any remaining plants, so our funding efforts continue.
For those of you interested in donating cash, please fell free to send it
in with your annual payment of SCLA dues: SCLA-PO BOX 1082-
Our auction items are changing and becoming even more interesting.
Last year we had several wonderful themed baskets packed with all
kinds of goodies. It is an interesting way, creative way to donate and
most enjoyable for those wanting to get something for their donated
dollars. There also seems to be a trend on the part of our creative
membership to donate handmade items; eg., photo cards, quilts,
crocheted afghans, photographic images, watercolors, table runners,
pillows, bird feeders, wood carvings and beautiful jewelry.
This year we are already collecting baskets and other treasures, so
please contact me if you have anything you would like to place in the
auction. I will be at the upcoming SCLA meeting on Aug. 14 at the
Town Hall or you can reach me at:
firstname.lastname@example.org in Mpls @ 763-377-9010 or at the lake @
Thank you for your ongoing support, and remember, ALL
DONATIONS ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE!!!