Auction Preview for Sept 21, 2013

The Rotary Club of Minnetonka’s Annual Charity Golf Event “Birdies and Beers” on Saturday, Sept 21, 2013 1 p.m. ~ 8 Glen Lake Golf Course in Minnetonka, Minnesota

Welcome to the 2013 Minnetonka Rotary Foundation Fundraiser, Birdies and Beers.

Your generous support is greatly appreciated. The money raised from this event is used to support our mission, helping to Build Responsible Youth. Last year, money from the foundation was donated to ICA Food Shelf, Empty Bowls, and Scholarships to local high school students, mentoring local grade school students and more.

Thank you to our sponsors and beer vendors, thank you to everyone who donated items to our silent auction, thank you to Glen Lake Golf Course, and thank you to our guests. Without you and your support, this event could not take place.
Roger Johnson as President of the Minnetonka Rotary Club
Bob Hersman as President of the Minnetonka Rotary Foundation

Below is a Preview Listing of the items for auction and raffle that are available for your consideration.

Steal of the Event !
This truly is the steal of the event is a raffle set up at $5.00 per ticket for a chance to win a Sony 40” LED HDTV! valued at $599
... or ...
A 16 GB Black iPad mini valued at $500
Raffle Tickets sold at registration table via credit card or by cash to “Roving Rotarians” until 6:30 PM

Many Great Get-A-Aways
1) Hawaiian Vacation .....One week stay at the Wyndham Makai Club on Kauai. Enjoy a two bedroom cottage March 30th ~ April 6th on the peaceful north shore. You’ve been wanting to go for some time now. It doesn’t get much easier than this. Visit the Makai Club Time Share on line for details.
Bidding starts @ $500.00

2) A Golf Retreat in Tucson Arizona ....A week ( lexible date) in the beautiful southwest, at a beautiful golf club, and a lovely condo to boot! Just what the doctor ordered, remember? Bidding starts @ $500.00

3) One week vacation in Nassau, Bahamas.....The week (flexible dates) you deserve in Nassau Bahamas, on Cable Beach. Experience comfort at a small, friendly club on the north shore of the island of New Providence. A villa with a private patio, sleeps four, with a pull out sofa bed, fully stocked kitchen, TV, Wifi, phone. Club house has a full bar and the best burgers on the island. Visit for pictures and views you want to be a part of. Bidding starts @ $500.00

Items Numbered 100’s are Gift Baskets built by our members
101. Game’s Galore ..... Monopoly, Candy Land, Trouble, Sequence, Mancala, Jenga and Square Shooters
102. Tool Time Basket .....Everything you need to beef up your toolbox or start fresh: including a17-piece screwdriver set, 2 pk. Clench wrench set,
103. Wine & Cheese Basket .... Numerous Bottles of Select Wine / Tasty Cheeses / Crackers .... valued at $100
104. Movie Basket ... check out the titles on site .... valued at $100
105. Golf Basket ..... 3 Dozen golf balls to use for your Two Rounds of Golf at Bluff Creek in Eden Prairie.... valued at $100
106. Great Harvest Basket .....Scrumptious basket of baked goods from Great Harves

Items Numbered 200’s are Dining Gift Cards
201. Gift Card Basket .... $25.00 Yum! Grill / Cafe, $25.00 Snuffy’s Grill / Cafe and $25.00 to Hurricane Grill & Wings
202. TWO $25 Gift Cards .....Hurricane Grill & Wings, Ike’s Grill
203. TWO $25 Gift Cards..... D’Vinci’s Restaurant Watertown, MN
204. $100 Gift Card to Ikes Restaurant Minnetonka
205.TWO $50 Gift Cards......Mancini’s Restaurant St. Paul
206. TWO $50 Gift Cards.....Ikes Bar& Grill Minnetonka / Good Day Cafe Golden Valley
207. Ikes’s Bar & Grill $75.00 Gift Card Minnetonka
208. THREE $20 gift cards..... Kona Grill Eden Prairie

Items Numbered 300’s are Home & Office
301. Great Frame Up Gift Card .... $75.00 custom frame design for Great Frame Up in Minnetonka.
302. “Fall at Carver County” .......This ready to hang photo taken right in Carver Park reflecting the beautiful fall colors from Natures Spirit, Minnetonka ... valued at $175
303. The Beautiful & Proud Rose photo from Natures Spirit in Minnetonka ... valued at $175
304: The Western End of the Grand Canyon framed photo from Natures Spirit of Minnetonka, valued at $100
305: Mayo Clinic Cookbook
306a & b:: Two piece BBQ tool set Stainless steel with wood handles from Restwell Mattress Factory
307a, b & c: Three Hand Thrown Raku Bowls with original artwork of unique Raku bowls
308: Gift Card to Frame Design $25.00 towards custom framing at Frame Design, Hopkins.
309: Hance Hardware Gift Card for $25.00 towards your purchase at Hance Hardware, Hopkins.
310: THREE $25 Cub Foods Gift Cards, Cub Foods Minnetonka
311: iPod Shuffle....Store & play all your favorite music.
312: Mini Travel Hub ....Four port USB from Restwell Mattress Factory
313: Objects of Rotary Plaque of Walnut & Plexiglas to proudly display your Rotarian commitment. from Restw ell Mattress Factory
314: “I Love This Game” a book of Former Minnesota Twin and Minnesota legend, Kirby Puckett from Restwell Mattress Factory
315: Executive Chair .....Black mock leather Luxhide chair. Pneumatic seat & armrests from Commercial Furniture Services of St Louis Park
316: Best Buy Gift Card @ $25

Items Numbered 400’s are designated Corks & Cheers!
401. Four Bottles of WIne ... a Variety of wine; one for every mood from Tonka Bottle Shop
402. Eight Bottles of Specialty Wine......African, European and Australian wines from Amara Wines, Wyoming $120
403. Wine Gift Basket of Assorted favorites hand selected by Paul Ralles from Knollwood Liquor $75
404: Two Bottles of 2009 Red Wine is Perfect for a fall evening by the fire; Atrea Old Soul Red & Bourgogne Red Burgundy from Team Liquors $64
405: A case of wine assorted valued at $150
406: A new wheelbarrow to get the neighbors talking because it's full of assorted craft beers ... a big wheelbarrow..
407: Another new wheelbarrow plumb full of hand selected assorted wines.... I think this one is bigger.

Items Numbered 500’s are items designated for Fabulous You
501a & b. Four Seasons Chiropractic Exam, review of findings and 3 treatments at Four Seasons Chiropractic Plymouth valued at $260
502. TWO Hair Cut Gift Cards for a hair service at Great Clips Westwind Center Minnetonkia
503. THREE Hair Cut Gift Cards for $18.00 for Pro-Cuts Mtka
504: Men’s Kenneth Cole Chrome Watch ..... really nice... From Hopkins Eye Clinic

Items Numbered 600’s are Sports & Leisure Goodies
601: Golf At Rush Creek ..... 4 rounds
602: Twins Tickets....Cheer on the Minnesota Twins! Two tickets; choose from 6 dates in the 2014 season. Section 2, row 6. .... from Hopkins Autobody
603: The Ultimate Mall of America Experience ...Every families dream day. In this basket is included to give one of those “Best Days of Our Lives” kind of outing. Be the Hero. valued at $445.00
604: Airport Transportation..... Drop off and pick up airport transportation......West suburbs, available 6am – 10 pm. value $100
605: Fortune Bay Play & Stay......Fabulous get away at the Wilderness @ Fortune Bay Casino. Includes 4 rounds of golf at Giants Ridge with cart! And 2 rounds of golf with cart, anytime, and an evening stay at Fortune Bay Casino.Value $390.00
606: Swing Evaluation.....“Experience the proven path to proven golf” ....One hour swing evaluation gift card from Golftec in Minntonka value at $175
607: : Creative Kids Stuff Does It Again! A gift basket of wonderfully designed things kids love to do.Calming, challenging, fun. And yes, be nice and the kids will let you join them.