In no particular order… (updated April 2)

“DINNER FOR EIGHT” Served in your home, prepared by professional chef, Ossian Fadi Gazal, from A La Carte Restaurant. Value $840.

FOUR DAY STAY IN BLOOR WEST VILLAGE” Beautiful one bedroom apartment to host your visitors from out of town. Value $500.

POTTERY by Paul the Potter. Value $60

HOCKEY HALL OF FAME, 4 passes. Value $80



“MONARCH CRUSADER” GUEST SPEAKER. Highly sought after Author/Speaker, Carol Pasternak, will delight your club, corporation, child’s school or day camp! Powerpoint presentation, live caterpillars, butterflies. Autographed book, caterpillars for your family. Value $300. Starts $125.

TEXTILE MUSEUM OF CANADA. One-year Dual/Family membership: unlimited free admission, discounts on Museum shop, lectures, workshops and special programmes. Value $65. Starts $26.

HOT DOCS. 10 pack festival tickets. Value $150

8 BOTTLES GOOD WINE  Donated by Sheila Foster & Family. 4 WHITE: Oyster Bay Sauvignon Blanc; Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc; Santa Margherita Pinot Grigio; Kim Crawford Chardonnay. 4 RED:  Louis M. Martini Cabernet Sauvignon; Clos du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon; Bourgogne Louis Latour Pinot Noir; Sterling Vintner’s Collection Cabernet Sauvignon. Value $162. Starts $65

COFFEE DAY AND NIGHT! Starbucks, “Café Verona,” roasty sweet & dark cocoa, 453 g coffee beans + Decaf “Pike Place,” smooth & balanced, medium roast 453g coffee beans. Value $36. Starts $14.


15 UNIQUELY HANDCRAFTED CARDS. Kim Hickok, Fresno, CA. Donated by Robin Kushla. Value $105. Starts $40.


CANADA MUSIC WEEK FESTIVAL. Explorer passes for two, giving access to all concerts. Value $200. Starts $80.

HART HOUSE THEATRE. Two 4-play season subscriptions. Value $180. Starts $70

CN TOWER/LA TOUR CN. Two passes to Canada’s Wonder of the World. an adventure at every level! Admission access to your choice of thrills; spectacular views from the Look Out Level (1,136’), live Edge Walk viewing from “Base Camp 3.0”; walk on air on the famous Glass Floor (1,122’)with outdoor Sky Terrace, and access to attractions such as film, informational displays and more. Value $82. Starts $30.

CLASSIC ENGLISH FACIAL. Compliments of The Spa, Old Mill, 9 Old Mill Rd. Value $118. starts $50.

MEDIEVAL TIMES. Dinner and Show. Two passes. Value$150. Starts $60

HOUSE CONCERT (GTA only). Celebrated Canadian roots artists, Kirsten Jones and Clela Errington, will hold a 60-90 minute concert at your house. They will bring their own instruments, sound equipment and soaring harmonies! You bring the audience. Date and time to be agreed by all. CD’s by both artists included. Value $500. Starts at $150.

TARRAGON THEATRE 2 tickets to any show from Sep 2019 to May 2020. Value $120. Starts at $50

“3 IN THE 6IX” CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT, Friday, May 7, 7 pm, Runnymede United Church. 2 tickets. Value $40. Starts at $18, donated by artistic director Talisa Blackman, see www.3inthe6ix.com

2018 LULAWORLD FESTIVAL. Pass for two for 15 concerts over 10 days. Value $200, Starts $70

COTTAGE IN THE KAWARTHA’S, Weekend or Week, Dates to be determined. Picard Lake, 45 minutes North of Peterborough. Three bedrooms, large living space, open concept kitchen, screened in porch, indoor toilet, deck with barbeque, access to canoe and kayak. Non-smokers only. Donated by Paul and Sue Stenton. A bid for the week cancels any bid for the weekend. Starts at $200 weekend; $700 week.

DINNER & MOVIE COMBO: Queen’s Pasta $25 + 2 passes to Humber Cinemas, Value $51. starts $20.

MAKE A “MARVELLOUS MINIATURE.” Beginners Workshop (4 hours) for up to two(2) participants. Local Etobicoke artist Mira Magnone from artwithmira.com will guide and instruct up to TWO(2) participants to transform a t-shirt into a unique 12” tall statue using a new, non-toxic fabric-hardening medium called Paverpol. The statue will feature choice of pose on a basic stand. Supplies included. Value:  $120.00.  Starts $48
KENYAN QUILTED SHOULDER BAG, with matching coin/makeup purse. Brightly coloured. Front and side pockets (perfect for a water bottle!), zipper pocket inside. Donated by Leonora Obara. Value $75, starts at $35.

YOGA: One Month Unlimited Classes. Donated by Moksha Yoga Etobicoke. Value $180, starts at $45.

STAND UP PADDLEBOARDING (SUP) LESSON.  Introductory lesson for 2. Donated by Julian Ganton, Freedom on the Water. Value $122, starts at $50.

YOGA, 5 CLASS PASS. Fit Journey,566 Annette St. Donated by instructor, Sandy LeBlan. Value, $102, starts at $40


OLDER ADULTS PERSONAL TRAINING. Donated by Forever Fit Personal Trainer, Carol Pasternak, older adult specialist. “My mission is to keep you out of the nursing home.” See http://foreverfit.info/ . One hour at your home or Carol’s in North York.Value $85, starts at $35.

GHOST WALK & PUB. Distillery District. Two adult passes. Donated by The Haunted Walk of Toronto.  $100 menu voucher. Donated by Mill St Brewery Pub.Value $140, starts at $55.

TWO PIANO LESSONS, half hour lessons (any level), Bloor West Village. Donated by Joy Sumyi Lee, B. Mus (University of B.C.) A.T.C.L. (Distinction - Performer’s Certificate - Trinity College of London, England.) 26 years teaching experience.  Value $64. Starts at $30.

BLACK CREEK VILLAGE Pass for 4.  Donated by Toronto & Region Conservation Authority. Restored 19th Century rural Victorian community, costumed staff. Value $60, starts at $25.

MARIPOSA CRUISES. Family Four Pack for Harbour Tour, valid for 2 Adults and 2 Youths. Value $70, starts at $25.

2 ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE PASSES. Value $44, starts at $15.


HAND MADE CHOCOLATES! Gift basket. Donated by Chocolateria, Roncesvalles. $65, starts $26.


“SUMMER HUMMINGBIRD” by noted Minnesota wildlife artist, Wanda Mumm, 1988. Framed 15” x 17.” Giclee print, signed. Ltd. edition 202/500. Donated by Brenda Lien.