Welcome to the Needham Craft Fair Silent Auction!
Check out these fantastic items that will be available for bidding at our silent auction at the Needham Craft Fair. The auction will be open from 10am to 2:30pm and is open to all Craft Fair visitors. In addition to these great items, each of our artisans and vendors will be providing an auction items – so be sure to visit the Silent Auction room on the day of the fair!
For our donors, whether you are a small business in Needham or a large patron of the community, we appreciate the generosity you show in donating an item to the Silent Auction. We welcome products, gift cards, services, sports tickets, vacation retreats, or a fun activity that families can participate in.
The Silent Auction runs as an event of the Needham High School Parent/Teacher Community (PTC) which is a 501-C3 non-profit entity, and the retail value of your donation is tax deductible.
Don’t forget: advance bidding is now open on 20 preview items — simply go to www.32auctions.com/nhsptcAuction2017
Weekend on Martha’s Vinyard
Donated by Dave & Leslie Ofer
Weekend at Martha’s Vineyard home! Come spend the spring weekend of May 4-6, 2018 at this lovely home located at 3 Plover Circle in the Katama section of Edgartown. This is a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom house, on 1 acre of property located on a dirt road cul-de-sac with a 1/2 mile walk to South Beach. There are bicycles available, and the house has a washer dryer/1st floor master bedroom, with a king bed, a king bed or 2 twins in the guest room upstairs, and there is a kids room with a bunk bed, full on the bottom and twin on top, a pull out in the living room, full kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, toaster/convection oven, wireless, and Smart TVs. For further information about the house, go to: www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p4097384
Kings Bowling, Dedham
2 games and shoes for up to 6 people, also 2 gourmet pizzas and unlimited fountain soda service. Kings has focused on rekindling the fun and escape of bowling by creating a memorable entertainment experience, emphasizing good food, cold beer, creative cocktails and great music! Value $150
Y3K In Your Home Tutoring
An hour of free tutoring
We prepare your child for success in the classroom and life in the future. At Y3K Tutor In Your Home, we take pride in educating all students. Since 2003, we have specialized in teaching the students that everyone else has left behind. We have also taught gifted students, who need specially tailored lessons to reach maximum potential. Value $120
Portrait session and 8 x 10 print.
Photographic portrait session for an individual or family with Mark and Linda Karlsberg of Studio Eleven. Certificate includes one color or BW 8x10 portrait of their choice from the session and a pre-portrait consultation to discuss photographic styles, clothing choices and possible locations.
Your local florist since 1995. NEEDHAM FLORIST serves Needham and all surrounding towns including Boston. We are family owned and operated since 1995 and are committed to offering only the finest in floral arrangements and gifts backed by service that is friendly and prompt. Value $50
Needham Driving School
Complete Drivers Ed Course.
At Needham Driving school, the student will master the skills necessary to become a conscientious and responsible driver. With over forty years of combined experience in the driver education field, instructors at Needham Driving School can provide a wide array of services. Value $825
Since 1988, Comella’s has been serving the young and old, families, professionals, laborers, students and most anyone, homemade Italian foods at very affordable prices. We still make all our products at each site by hand, using only the highest quality ingredients. Value $25
Popular Nails and Skincare
Manicure and Pedicure.
Popular Nails and Skin is a full-service nail salon and facial spa located in Needham Center. Committed to providing a relaxing and fun experience, from manicures and pedicures to facials, our staff is highly trained with over 20 years of experience. Value $37
4 VIP passes.
5 Wits adventures are cutting-edge, live-action entertainment venues that immerse you in realistic, hands-on experiences. They are similar to escape rooms in that you must use teamwork to solve puzzles and challenges, but 5 Wits adventures have higher quality environments, special effects, and more compelling storytelling. 5 Wits puts you in the center of the action, making you feel as if you’re in a movie or video game. Value $80
Avante Hair Salon
Cut + Wash + Dry + Samples
Start your week off right with a new hairstyle from Avante Hair Salon in Needham. Conveniently located in the heart of Needham and set in a warm, welcoming environment, our professional team provides quality care by creating individual styles to maximize their clients’ desired looks. Value $70
A Treat for Your Canine.
Homemade, all natural dog treats with containers. Value $37
China Fair Inc.
20 Knife Sharpenings.
China Fair stocks thousands of items including high quality glassware, dinnerware, paper goods, and more, right across the Needham border in Newton. We have been supplying restaurants with everything they need to cook and serve food for 47 years. Let us help you stock your own kitchen. Value $20
Huntington Theater Company
Two tickets to either A Guide for the Homesick or Tartuffe.
Boston’s leading professional theatre and one of the region’s premiere cultural assets. The Huntington brings together world-class theatre artists from Boston, Broadway, and beyond with the most promising new talent. Value $150
30 Days Personal Fitness Training + Bag and Water Bottle.
With expert coaching and Koko’s patented Koko Smartraining System, exercising and eating right has never been easier. Whether you work out independently with a digital coach, or 1:1 with a certified FitCoach, you’ll always get individualized coaching with every customized workout. Value $215
Well-priced laundry and tailoring services in the heart of Needham. Value $50
Longfellow Health Clubs
1 Month Membership.
The Longfellow Clubs is a locally owned and independent business committed to the health and wellbeing of our community, and provides extraordinary fitness, recreational, and educational programs for people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. Value $120.
Smudge Nail Bar
Needham’s most luxe nail salon. Manicure includes an antibacterial soap soaking to soothe and soften dead skin cells. Nails will be cleaned, clipped, and filed, cuticles will be trimmed, following by a moisturizing lavender massage and a warm towel wrapping. Value $18.
Four Round-trip Passenger Tickets to Martha’s Vineyard.
The Steamship Authority is the largest ferry service to the Islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket from Cape Cod. We offer the lowest fares and the most frequent daily departures for passengers, automobiles, groups and trucks. Value $68.
Two Bottles of Wine.
Walk into vinodivino and you will immediately recognize that something is different about our store. No dusty bottles, no crusty sales staff. Instead, you are surrounded by gleaming bottles of the best wine around a selection carefully chosen with you in mind. Value $30.
Maui Jim Sunglasses
Donated by a Needham Family
Maui Jim makes high tech sunglasses in the latest styles. Maui Jim sunglasses will protect your eyes while making a fashion statement. Value $299.
Massachusetts Bay Lines
4 Tickets to Sunset Cruise
There is something about getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city life and watching the sunset from Boston Harbor. Mass Bay Lines provides two sensational Boston Harbor sunset cruises that truly have taken the breath away from so many local residents and visiting tourists.. Value $97.
Needham Historical Society
1 year family membership, DVD “Big Little Town, The Story of Needham,” Memorial Park Ornament, and Note Cards
Since 1915,the Needham Historical Society has celebrated the history of Needham and the accomplishments of its residents. Through exhibits, programs, publications and outreach to the schools and community, we are committed to preserving and sharing this unique legacy. Value $100
Needham Music and Dance
1 month of a dance class, ensemble class, or teeny rocker music class
Founded in 1995, Needham Music and Dance specializes in teaching all ages and abilities from toddlers to seniors with over 400 students every week. Needham Music and Dance offers private music lessons, ensemble groups, workshops, and dance classes. Value $81
Blue Lotus Healing Arts
2 Weeks Unlimited Yoga – Value $25
20% off 60-minute acupuncture session – Value $18
Blue Lotus Healing Arts is a multi-disciplinary wellness center whose foundations lie in the Taoist nature tradition that underlies classical Five Element Acupuncture. We hold a vision of healing for our clients that includes trusting instincts, opening your heart and becoming ever more conscious of your body, mind and spirit.
Blue Hills Ski
2 full-day snow passes
Blue Hills Ski Slopes are new an improved for 2017. New night high wattage lights now allow evening skiing. They’ve doubled the snow making ability over the last season and groomers work overnight to make sure the slopes are ready for your skiing adventure. Visit Blue Hills again! Value $90
The Rice Barn
Contemporary locale serving artfully designed Thai & Asian dishes with a separate gluten-free menu. Value $25
I witnessed daily the power and magic of ice cream. I realized that ice cream connects you to some of the fondest memories of your childhood . . . the love you received from your parents and the happiness of times spent with family and friends. I knew what I was really serving wasn’t just a treat, it was love in a cone. Value $20