Welcome to the 2014
Harvest of Sharing Auction
and Benefit Supper Information Site!
NOW YOU CAN SEE...
A COMPLETE LISTING OF AUCTION ITEMS - WITH PHOTOS!!! Click here!
Auction page last updated Nov. 7, 2014.
MANY UNIQUE ITEMS
SUCH AS THIS
BEAUTIFULLY DETAILED PIECE OF ARTWORK!
This hand-crafted 'quilt block' wall hanging is made from old barn siding.
AUCTION: Bidding opens Wednesday, Nov. 5
at 10 am
Come on Wednesday or Thursday to browse
before the crowd arrives on Friday!
Bidding closes on Friday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 pm
SUPPER: Friday, Nov. 7 from 4-7 pm
Featuring grilled pork loin and chicken quarters
with baked potatoes, fruit salad,
green beans, dinner roll, beverage and
your choice of homemade pie!
Carry-outs and local delivery are available!
Click here to see informational poster.
Click here to see bidding and check-out instructions.
Lots of unique and exciting items are
pouring in for the Auction!
We will do our best to keep this site updated
regularly so you can check out the many items
that will be up for bids.
Click the links below for more information.
MORE ITEMS ARRIVING DAILY --
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DON'T MISS THIS YEAR'S AUCTION AND SUPPER!
VACATION IN LAKE TAHOE, NV!
One-week stay in 3 bedroom vacation home
Lake Tahoe, NV!
Donated by the daughter of a former Fairview Haven resident, Donna and Jarl Nielsen.
Click here to see photos from a previous winning bidder.
Vacation Home Photos
Tour San Antonio or the Bastrop area with the Rassis!
Includes $200 Visa Card for traveling expenses.
Tour donated by Rassis and Visa Card sponsored by Consolidated Building Center.
SUNSET STROLLS IN GULF SHORES, AL!
One week stay in 3 BR Condo in
Gulf Shores, AL.
Click here to see more info about the condo.
Donated by Greg and Beth Herman and Sponsored by Tri-County Carpet.
ONE WEEK VACATION IN PORT ST. LUCIE, FLORIDA!
One-week stay in PGA Village/Castle Pines in Port St. Lucie, FL.
Click here for more details.
See photos of the condo here.
Donated by Fairbury-Cropsey Community Bank.
DISNEY PARK HOPPER!
Four Disney Park Hopper Passes - can be used at Epcot,
Magic Kingdom, or
Park Hopper Passes can be used at any park or at more than one park in a day.
Donated by Walt Disney World.
STEP BACK IN TIME!
Four admission passes to The Henry Ford Museum or Greenfield Village.
Plus $100 Visa Card to use for gas or lodging. Tickets donated by The Henry Ford.
Sponsored by Metz-Stoller.
EXPLORE BEAUTIFUL DOOR COUNTY!
$250 at Bay Breeze Resort in Ephraim, WI.
Sponsored by Templin Health Accounting.
Overnight stay at Cabins and Candlelight in Indiana.
CRUISE THE MIGHTY MISSISSIPPI!
Four tickets for a sightseeing cruise on the Mark Twain Riverboat. Includes $100 Visa Card for overnight accommodations.
PREPARE TO BELIEVE!
Four general admission tickets to visit the Creation Museum in Petersburg, KY (near Cincinnati, OH) and $150 for Overnight Stay in a Marriott Hotel.
Tickets donated by Creation Museum.
SLOW DOWN YOUR PACE IN SHIPSHEWANA!
$150 Gift Card to Das Dutchman Essenhaus Inn & Restaurant.
Sponsored by Aviands and Forrest Plumbing.
GETAWAY TO GALENA!
Overnight stay at Stoney Creek Inn and gift certificate for dining at Fried Green Tomatoes Italian Restaurant.
Sponsored by TSC Trucks and Forrest Redi-Mix.
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING! at Oakbrook Center Shopping Mall.
Includes $125 for overnight stay at a Marriott hotel.
BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL STAYCATION! Click here for more info!
Donated by Hampton Inn, Alexander's Steakhouse and some anonymous donors.
NOT YOUR NORMAL GETAWAY! This getaway is in Bloomington
(not Normal, get it? :) and the accommodations are far from normal!
Overnight stay at the beautiful Chateau Hotel and Conference Center,
$40 Gift Certificate for Outback Steakhouse
and a Mystery Box packed for you by donors Al and Wanda Kupferschmid!
STARVED ROCK $200 Gift Certificate for Starved Rock Lodge and $25 Shell Gas Card.
Donated by Ken's Oil Service of Forrest.
Four tickets to Naperville Bites and Sites Food and Cultural Tour.
Tickets donated by Naperville Bites and Sites and sponsored by It's Once and Again and Frugality.
A Day at Tanner's.
TWO Fair Oaks Farms Dairy Adventures!
Four tickets per Adventure. Tickets donated by Fair Oaks Farms.
Page for a Day with Rep. Dan Brady.
VIP Tour of the State Treasurer's Vault with Treasurer Dan Rutherford.
Pheasant Hunt for Two at Rooster Heaven Hunt Club.
Donated by RTJ Electric.
TOUR CHICAGO by Bike! Two Bicycle Rentals plus $50 Visa Card for dining out or whatever you choose.
Bike Rentals donated by Bike and Roll.
SPIRIT OF PEORIA!
Family Pass for a Cruise on the Spirit of Peoria Paddlewheel Boat. (for 2 adults and four children or 1 adult and five children.)
Includes $25 Dairy Queen Gift Card.
Pass donated by the Spirit of Peoria. Dairy Queen card donated by Fairbury Dairy Queen.
PEORIA RIVERFRONT! The Riverfront Museum and Caterpillar Visitors' Center have each donated four tickets so you can experience Peoria in a new way.
Each ticket package comes with $50 card to Granite City.
Tickets donated by The Riverfront Museum and Caterpillar Visitors' Center.
SPECIAL OCCASION FOR KIDS! Eight adult or child tickets for the Children's Discovery Museum in Normal.
Then have a treat at Dairy Queen. Great for a birthday party or other special occasion!
Tickets donated by the Children's Discovery Museum. DQ certificate donated by Fairbury Dairy Queen.
Dreamy Date Night! You can have a Parents' Night Out as the Dave Blunier Family will care for your children (up to 6) and give them a meal while you take the night off. Comes with a $50 Visa Card.
$50 Gift Certificate for Soothing Touch Massage Therapy by Sharri Crane, Fairbury.
A Delicious Homemade Pie each month of 2015 - baked by Teri Wenger.
Weekly basket of home-grown fresh vegetables for 10 weeks from Willow Woods Garden Wonders.
Donated by an anonymous donor. Two available for 2015.
Fresh apples and apple cider donated by Christ Orchard.
Home-canned goods from Country Thyme Tea Room and Catering.
Black and White Confections (1 lb. per month for 3 months)!
Donated by Doug's Compounding Pharmacy.
2003 USED PONTIAC MONTANA MINIVAN
More info available - click on link.
UNIQUE DINING EXPERIENCES:
AUTHENTIC POLISH CUISINE! Authentic Polish cuisine for 8 people at the home of Bryan and Lisa Aberle.
ALL ABOARD! Traveling Supper hosted by the Stollers, Lemans and Bluniers for 10 people. Includes musical entertainment with dessert.
TWO BIG GREEN EGG FEASTS! A delicious feast for 12 people in the Fairbury Room at Dave's Supermarket. Donated by Dave's Supermarket.
Enjoy fresh fish, prepared and served by expert fishers, by Bud and Sharon Kelson and Don and Carol Bazzell.
Click here for more information.
BREAKFAST/BRUNCH for 8 people at the home of Rick and Mary Plattner.
RIBS FEAST for 12 people! Calvert-Martin Funeral Home, together with Cody and Maggie Maher and Alan and Wendy Edelman present a three-course Rib Feast for 12 people.
It includes salad, fall-off-the-bone ribs (three-day cooking process), baked potato, green beans, carrots, applesauce and pan desserts.
We bring it to a place of your choosing (within a 50-mile radius - exceptions may apply at case-by-case basis).
We promise you won't go away hungry!
SOUP SUPPER for 12-14 people at the home of Jeff and Sara Moser.
PICNIC YOUR WAY! Pick up a Picnic Lunch for 8 People and Go! You Choose from a Menu of Our Specialties!
From the Fairview Haven Administration, Business Office and Social Services Office.
CHUCKWAGON MEAL for 30 in Cissna Park! Hosted by Bruce & Bonita Frank, Eric & Louann Kaeb, Rod & Beth Steffen, Tom & Karol Stock, Mark & Janie Waldbeser.
THEMED BIRTHDAY PARTY for 10 (choose from our themes) by Faith Blunier and Damaris, Reena and Elsa Moser.
SOFT-SERVE ICE CREAM Social for your special occasion served by Ray and Gladys Slagel.
LOST IN TIME'S 1ST ANNUAL FALL HOG ROAST AND WILD GAME FEED! One Ticket is available for bids.
The high bidder may purchase more tickets from Lost in Time or walk-ins are welcomed also.
The meal will be served on Sat. Nov. 8, 2014.
K and S Ford,
Beachy's Bulk Foods,
Shady Crest Orchard and Farm Market,
Bath and Body Works,
Nybakke Vacuum Shop,
Garden Gate Floral,
Tea Room at the Depot,
Main Street Mercantile,
It's Once N Again,
Bass Pro Shop,
Farm & Fleet,
Naturally Yours Grocery,
The Skirt Outlet
DINING GIFT CERTIFICATES:
Lost in Time, Timeless Treats and Lost Arts,
The Cheesecake Factory,
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts,
Chicago Style Pizzeria,
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt,
Potbelly Sandwich Shop,
Avanti's Italian Restaurant,
Tony Roma's Steakhouse,
Great Harvest Bread,
Tea Room at the Depot,
Noodles and Company,
Jim's Steak House,
Chenoa Family Restaurant,
That's So Sweet Cheesecake Bakery,
Station 343 Firehouse Restaurant
and Slagel Bakery in Fairbury.
Click links to see more info and menus.