Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

Eventbrite - MURP Silent Auction

 

7 to 9 PM – TUESDAY, MAY 3

Church of St. Mary Magdalene, 477 Manning Ave.

The MURP Silent Auction is the Manning + Ulster Refugee Project’s major fund-raising event for 2016!

Bid for Silent Auction items while enjoying live jazz piano, superb wines from Alsace, Tuscany and the Rhone Valley and gourmet charcuterie, finger foods and cheeses from Campagnolo and The Cheese Boutique!

Auction items include:

 AN ESCAPE TO ALSACE

In Andlau, voted France’s most beautiful village in 2014, a week’s accommodations for 6 in a lovely, fully equipped 3 bedroom apartment on the 2nd floor of a 17th century mill. Enjoy a glass of wine from one of 13 local vintners on the balcony overlooking the river.

COSTA RICAN GETAWAY

A week’s accommodation at Casa Carole located in the National Beach Reserve in a tropical, garden with a pool at Playa Grande Resort. The fully equipped 2 bedroom house sleeps 4 adults and 2 children and is a short walk to a beach with great surfing.

ART AND ANTIQUES

Including prints, paintings, sculptures, Inuit art, brass rubbings, handmade quilt, vinyl records …

 TICKETS TO PRO SPORTS AND PERFORMING ARTS

Including Blue Jays tickets and memorabilia, tickets to the Tallis Choir, a Canadian Opera Company performance of your choice and a private tour of the C.O.C. Prop Shop

CRYSTAL, CHINA, HOUSEWARES

Including Waterford, antique glassware, a selection of fine china tea cups, 12-bottle wine fridge and more …

DINING

Including tasting menu for 2 with cocktail/wine pairing at The Harbord Room, Dinner for 2 at Campagnolo, special meals prepared by superlative cooks for you and your friends in your home …

AND AN ASSORTMENT OF OTHER ITEMS INCLUDING

Second City Improv Class, Professional Portrait Photo sessions, Seniors’ counseling, books, and so much more!

Admission tickets are $25.00, and can be purchased in advance online, or at St. Mary Magdalene after the 9:30 and 11:00 masses on April 17 and 24 in Hiscocks Hall. They will also be available at the door on May 3. Tickets and auction items may be purchased with major credit cards, personal cheques, or cash.

Please join us for this fundraising event in support of refugee resettlement. For an update on the project visit murp.ca.