Value: $1,050 This diamond pendant is a show stopper! It features a traditional design of a center diamond surrounded by a halo of smaller diamonds but the center section is actually a cluster of smaller diamonds. The total diamond weight of the 30 diamonds is .40 ct. A beautiful addition to any wardrobe!
Floral study - Geraniums$140
Donor Value: $350 A small floral study with a theme of colorful geraniums surrounded by lush green hues! Signed by one of Wisconsin's finest and most remembered artist Francisco Spicuzza - this delightful work has been trimmed to its current size of 9"x11". It is matted but not framed.
Value $135 Wow! These stunning Waterford Lismore Candleholders are a classic addition to the modern or traditional table. Each candleholder is three inches in height , sturdy weight at the base and etched with the traditional Lismore diamond and wedge pattern. The donor has included a beautiful set of candles !
Milwaukee Food and City Tours$70
Value: $50 Enjoy a $50 gift card toward the excursion of your choice with Milwaukee Food and City Tours. Explore historic neighborhoods, discover hidden culinary treasures and samplings of specialty foods and restaurant offerings. Advance reservations required.
Twisted Path Distillery Basket$120
Value: $75 Imbibe in certified organic spirits of this Bay View distillery! Includes the Lincoln Warehouse Cocktail Kit of two bottles of Twisted Path Spirits, two bottles of Top Note Tonics, a variety pack of Bittercube Bitters and a list of different cocktail recipes. Also includes a tour pass for four at the Twisted Path Distillery located at 2018 South 1st Street, Milwaukee, WI 53207.
Value: $85 Enjoy free admission for one year for two adults and children under 17 with a family membership to the Milwaukee Art Museum. Also included are a parking pass, two guest passes and discounts to MAM store and special events.
Donor Value: $300 Vintage collection of postcards many over 100 years in age featuring military personnel from World War 1 and European city views of the period
Lakefront Beer Box$50
Value $50 Enjoy Lakefront Brewery products including a 6 pack of beer, 2 bottles of root beer, 2 magic knit koozies and 2 appetizer coupons.
Value: Up to $1,000 Travel near or far with up to 70,000 Delta frequent flyer miles. Must be used for only one trip and used before September 30, 2017.
Value: Priceless! Enjoy a tour of Milwaukee with professional tour guide Bob Giese as you learn about the rich history of our City, beer barons and brewing! and enjoy lunch at St. Francis Brewery.
Color Mosaic Silver Vase$130
Value $280 A beautiful color mosaic silver vase with multi effect. Size 13 inches high and 8 inches wide.
Miller 125th Anniv. Print$30
Donor Value: $600 An original 1980 Miller Brewery 125th Anniversary Lithograph print by artist Mark English
Le Grand Jardin Etching$225
Donor Value: $900 "Le Grand Jardin" etching (26 of 110) 1965 by Harold Altman. Matted and framed with museum quality glass by David Barnett Gallery of Milwaukee.
Cathedral Square Photo$500
Value: Priceless! A framed and matted historic photo of the Cathedral and Cathedral Square taken more than 100 years ago! The detail of this photo is remarkable from clothing details to the fountain and street lamp. A very special piece of our history.
Value: $75 Abstract Cat - enamel medallion with image of a cat in tones of red, orange and white by noted Shorewood native and enamelist Elise Johann. Small in scale ( framed size 4.5"x7") and just purrrrrfect for a table or small space.
Dine @ Milwaukee Sail Loft!$125
Value $75 Enjoy 4 entrees of your choice plus a hand-selected bottle of wine at Milwaukee Sail Loft, 649 E. Erie Street. Reservations are a must! No cash value .
Value $500 Admiral Sally Hinkfuss , along with Captain Paul Hinkfuss have graciously agreed to take you and 4 friends out on their beautiful 36' boat. Close to shore or on the lake - the weather will dictate. Snacks and beverages provided. Date by mutual agreement - but before Sept. 15, 2017. Leave from McKinley Marina.
Value $500 Enjoy an afternoon or evening sail with Craig Cornelius and Rick Schneiter on their sail boat. Date will be determined by mutual agreement and up to 4 guests are invited on board. sail must be scheduled before September 15, 2017.
Bublr for a Year!$50
Value $80 Each of two high bidders will receive an Annual Bublr Pass good for unlimited 60 minute rides for a 12 month period!
Three one hour Beginner Pilates Apparatus Classes.. These classes will introduce the beginning student to the reformer and tower to move with health. Your instructor is Gerri McBride a Certified Pilates Instructor. A great way to begin learning about Pilates! these classes will be tailored to any level of fitness.
Florentine Opera Tickets$75
Value $160 A voucher for two tickets for one production of the 2017-17 Florentine Opera Season - Don Giovanni ( March 17 and 19) or the Barber of Seville ( May 5 and 7). Some restrictions apply - details are provided with the ticket voucher.
County Clare & Irish Fest$230
Value $180 Enjoy one night's stay at Milwaukee's great Irish Inn and Pub - located conveniently at 1234 N. Astor Street - blocks from the lake and downtown. This package also includes four tickets to enjoy Irish Fest 2017. Your stay at County Clare excludes Saturdays, holidays and special events.
60 minute Massage$50
Value $90 Enjoy a 60 minute Theraputic Massage at Kannai Therputic Massage with Ronnie Artero Frederick LMT.
Total Package Value $200 Enjoy FOUR great things to do in Milwaukee! First - Two tickets for admission to the Harley Davidson Museum, on or before September 30, 2017. Value $40 Second - 4 passes to the Daniel Soref Planstarium at the Milwaukee Public Museum Value $60 and then Third Enjoy a $50 gift card from Hospitality Democracy for Holey Moley Donuts, SWIG, Smokeshack Bar-be-cue or Bombers! Value $50 Finally - enjoy 4 complete passes - for Discovery World ! Can't be combined with other offers or discounts and expires Sept. 30, 2017.
8 Weeks of MBJ$40
Value $40 Enjoy an 8 week subscription to the Milwaukee Business Journal plus the current Book of Lists
Tinga Painting - Vertical$75
Value $125 Tinga Tinga painting is a style developed in Tanzania by artist Edward Saidi Tingatinga in the late 1960's. Featuring bright and vibrant colors depicting scenes of nature or people - this unframed painting was acquired at an artist's cooperative in Moshi, Tanzania. The horizontal example is approximately 20"x 24" and is painted on canvas.. Orange sky, 2 elephants, giraffe, zebra .
Tinga - Painting Vertical$50
Value $125 Tinga Tinga painting is a style developed in Tanzania by artist Edward Saidi Tingatinga in the late 1960's. Featuring bright and vibrant colors depicting scenes of nature or people - this unframed painting was acquired at an artist's cooperative in Moshi, Tanzania. The vertical example is approximately 20"x 24" and is painted on canvas. Blue sky, one elephant, giraffe, hippo and zebra.
Tinga Painting Horizontal$50
Value $125 Tinga Tinga painting is a style developed in Tanzania by artist Edward Saidi Tingatinga in the late 1960's. Featuring bright and vibrant colors depicting scenes of nature or people - this unframed painting was acquired at an artist's cooperative in Moshi, Tanzania. The horizontal example is approximately 20"x 24" and is painted on canvas. Orange sky, antelope, deer, zebra and giraffe.
Tinga Painting Horizontal$50
Value $125 Tinga Tinga painting is a style developed in Tanzania by artist Edward Saidi Tingatinga in the late 1960's. Featuring bright and vibrant colors depicting scenes of nature or people - this unframed painting was acquired at an artist's cooperative in Moshi, Tanzania. The horizontal example is approximately 20"x 24" and is painted on canvas. Blue sky background, two hippos, zebra, giraffe and deer.
Packer Tix - Charities Game$240
Value $190 Two Green Bay Packer Tickets for the preseason Bishop's Charities game at Lambeau Field. The seats are located in Section 119, Row 38, Seats 21 and 22. The seats are on the 50-yard line behind the visiting team's bench in the 38th row. The date is yet to be determined. The face value of the tickets is approximately $140. Also included is a large basket of Packers tailgating fun - from team clothing to plate holders to beer koozies - now your tailgate is complete with this great array of Packer items!
2 Tix for The Rep$60
Value $100 2 ticket vouchers ( 1 ticket each) to a 2017/18 Milwaukee Repertory Theater-Quadracci Powerhouse or Stiemke Studio production. Vouchers cannot be redeemed for A Christmas Carol or for special events and may not be redeemed during the final week of a run. Vouchers for performances are valid through May 1, 2018. Vouchers must be redeemed at least 48 hours in advance of the performance you wish to attend and are subject to availability.
GreenSteps Tanzanian crafts$60
Value $100 Set of 5 delightful animal sculptures made by Tanzanian artisans from discarded flip flops that are collected, cleaned, dried, glued together and then carved into wonderful new creations! Purchased from the GreenSteps Foundation, Tanzania
Central Standard Distillery +$90
Value $125 Enjoy a Milwaukee Martini with locally-made Central Standard Wisconsin Rye Vodka and vermouth-soaked olives. Then take in a guided tour for 4 of the distillery and enjoy $25 worth of Fixture Pizza next door before you head home. Also includes a CSD polo shirt to blend in with the staff!
Champagne & Crystal Flutes!$325
Value $250 This great (in every way!) bottle of Champagne awaits your momentous occasion! How much? This wonderful bottle is equal to 4 usual-sized bottles of champagne! Showing class and style, the nonvintage Taittinger Brut La Francaise Champagne offers stunning richness while exhibiting excellent overall balance. The winery notes, "(this wine) contains a higher proportion of the finer Chardonnay grape than other nonvintage Champagnes, giving elegance and freshness to the wine." AND Value $77 Dorset Champagne flutes Named for the picturesque county on England's southern coast, this 24% lead-crystal barware catches and reflects light, thanks to its hand-cut fluting. Notable for their brilliant clarity and superb balance, the elongated flutes give an elegant presentation to Champagne and other sparkling wines. Crafted of hand-cut 24% lead crystal. Dishwasher safe. Produced at a Slovenian glass works founded in 1927. Set of two. Included is a book of "Toasts" so you'll have the perfect words to say as you celebrate every occasion.
Col di Sasso Wine$80
Value $90 2014 Banfi Col Di Sasso Sangiovese & Cabernet Sauvignon Jeroboam (5 liter). This spectacular size is equal to 5 regular sized bottled of wine! Plenty for friends!
Centine Red -Supersize$70
Value $80 Centine is a pleasingly smooth cuv'ee of red grape varieties, rich in berry flavors wrapped in supple tannins. Enjoy this bottle at a special party! The bottle is equal to 5 regular sized bottles of wine! With 2 MKE stemless wine glasses.
Powers Goldsmiths Shop Ltd.$55
Value: $100 A $100 gift certificate at Powers Goldsmith Shop 14545 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield. The gift certificate does not expire - so you can use this for a beautiful Christmas gift, special birthday or a "just because" gift.
Northwest Native Art$145
Value $200 Four fine examples of Northwest American and Canadian native art. Small scale frames - three prints and one tile ( the raven, the beaver, the salmon and the thunderbird) All framed to about 8 inches by 10 inches. Artist name Henry Speck ( Kwakiutl )
Kate Spade Handbag$190
Value $150 A brand new Kate Spade Small Rachelle handbag - plaid- Grant Street grainy vinyl, plaid pumice in color. Size is generally 14 inches wide, 10 inches high and 4 inches deep.
Fine Spirits Basket$160
Value $160 A wonderful array of fine spirits - including Hendricks Gin, Meyers Dark Rum, Makers Mark, Bushmill Irish Whiskey, Grey Goose Vodka and D'Yllac Cognac.
Top Shelf Liquor Trunk$160
Value $200 Includes Grey Goose Vodka, Casamigos Tequila, Kaniche Reserve Rum, Glenlivet 12 year old Single Malt Scotch. Rehorst Gin, J. Henry and Sons Bourbon
Paris Street Scene Painting$130
Donor Value $300 A framed oil of a Paris street scene. Size is 20x23 inches - framed it is 29x32 inches. This quaint scene is primarily in colors of a misty, grey Paris morning. The artist is B. Nailand. Painting does have a small area of damage in the lower right hand corner.
Milwaukee Symphony Tickets$110
Value $116 Two main floor tickets for any remaining Classical or Pops concert with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. Expires June 17, 2017.
Magic Bullet Mixing Set$80
Value $80 A 17 piece express mixing set that chops, whips, blends and more. Set includes power base, 2 blades, 2 cups, 4 mugs, 4 colored comfort lip rings, 2 sealed lids, 2 vented lids and recipe book. Also includes an additional blender pitcher with a full 32 ounce capacity for smoothies or cake batter.
Overnight at the Pfister$250
Value $300 Deluxe one night stay at the Pfister Hotel downtown Milwaukee. Reservations are required and this gift is not available holidays or during special events.
Calvin Klein Handbag$120
Value $130 Fold-over tassel strands with metal bar tips add a couture extra touch to this black crossbody bag. Calvin Klein signature elevates the chic day-to-night style of the bag. Features include detachable, adjustable crossbody strap, top-flat carry handles with 7½" drop, top set-in zipper closure, allover pebbled texture. Size: 8" L x 3" W x 8" H
Vivosmart- Get fit in 2017!$110
Value $150 Garmin Vivosmart HR activity tracker with wrist heart technology. Sleek band is comfortable to wear all day and the always-on display shows your stats, even in sunlight. Displays steps, distance, calories, heart rate, floors climbed and activity intensity. Receive text, call, email, calendar and social media alerts. Control your music and your VIRB action camera (sold separately) all from your wrist. Reminds you to stay active with move bar and vibration alert.
Value - Priceless! Shhh! Don't tell anyone - but we have two cases of Yuengling lager bottled beer! D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. is America's oldest operating brewery located in Pottsville, PA. This beer has restricted distribution but crossed many state lines to get to you! You can now play beer pong with this portable table tennis set which attaches to any table up to 75" wide and 1.75" thick. Includes 2 paddles and 2 balls.
Kimpton Journeyman Hotel$375
Value approximately $400 An overnight stay at the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel in the historic Third Ward, dinner for two at the Mediterranean-inspired and highly rated Tre Rivali restaurant & a chef's bottle of wine . Stay in style at the newest and most luxurious hotel in Milwaukee!
Cake Stand and Plates$30
Value: $75 Serve your favorite cake in style with this lovely vintage Bavarian gold-rimmed pedestal cake stand of Jaeger Autumn pattern and 6 matching dessert plates. Enjoy your coffee with 6 cups and matching saucers. Although vintage - the set is in excellent condition and awaits only your baking talents!
Sounds of Sunset Wind Chimes$75
Value $73 Weatherland 30 inch Sound of Sunset wind chimes . Cherry wood and silver - sure to bring notes of charm to your porch or deck.
Use your C2E Mat at Ravinia!$150
Value Mat- Priceless Value Lawn passes: $40 - $100 This very special item is made and donated by Cathedral Squared Enterprises. Cathedral Squared Enterprises (C2E) creates economic opportunity for people who have experienced homelessness and/or who have difficulty obtaining employment due to disability, health concerns, or gaps in employment. Through artisan projects, hospitality industry training and public speaking opportunities, C2E builds leadership as a method for social change by recognizing the talents and ability present in our community. The mat measures 64" x 64". Almost 900 "single use" bags were taken out of the environment to make this item, using a double crochet stitch. This very durable mat can be used at the park, at the beach, camping or even in the snow. It is easily washed by hosing down and letting it air dry. Also included are 4 lawn passes to the Ravinia Festival for the 2017 classical season. Some restrictions apply.
Coffee & Kringle$100
Value: $190 A lovely vintage Bavarian china - Jaeger Autumn pattern serving plate, 6 dessert size plates, matching sugar and creamer AND 6 tea/coffee cups and saucers. This exquisite Autumn pattern features artwork of lush fruits, nuts and foliage. This vintage set is in excellent condition. PLUS - we've also included Kringle delivered to your door - 2 now and 6 for later! We know Kringle looks great on beautiful china - so bid now!
Calphalon Fry Pan Set$70
Value $125 Calphalon Elite Nonstick 3-Piece Set includes 10 inch fry pan and 3 quart saute pan with lid. Premium hard anodized aluminum and triple layer non stick surface. Features specially textured surface which excels for browning or searing foods. PFOA-free, dishwasher safe. Polished stainless steel riveted handles.This fry pan and saute pan set are daily essentials for any kitchen! Also included is The Best of Relish Cookbook - celebrating America's love of food.
Day in the Bay$175
Value $375 Spend a "Day in the Bay" A spectacular basket of things to do in Whitefish Bay including a large leather tote bag, candles, manicure at Eleta Salon, a water bottle, note cards, haircut at Just Kidding, pearl and garnet earrings, a snack from Breadsmith and a t-shirt - that says - what else..... I LOVE Whitefish Bay., Enjoy all at once or savor each WFB experience.
Bublr for a Year!$60
Value $80 Each of two high bidders will receive an Annual Bublr Pass good for unlimited 60 minute rides for a 12 month period!
Lake Park Bistro Dining$600
Value: $400 Wow! simply one our best ever auction items! Four course tasting menu at the "Kitchen Table" at Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro. Includes 4 course tasting menu with wine pairings chosen by the Chef for up to four guests. Party size is limited to 4, cannot be combined, altered or modified, additional menu items will be available for an additional charge and this great experience is available only on Sunday - Thursday nights and must be reserved in advance. Suggested gratuity of 20% is not included. Expires March 12, 2018.
Fred Astaire Dance Package$80
Value $206 Do you long to cha-cha, samba, fox trot, waltz or rumba like the legendary Fred Astaire? Or maybe you would just like to get on and off the dance floor at an up-coming celebration with your dignity intact. If either is the case - we have the auction item for you! A beginner dance package of two private 40 minute dance lessons to be used by an individual or with a partner. Lessons will take place at the Fred Astaire Studios Brookfield or Milwaukee locations and are for new adult students only.
Marcus Dining Certificate$160
Value: $150 Enjoy dinner for two up to a value of $150 at selected Marcus restaurants including Mason Street Grill, Kil@wat, Safehouse Milwaukee, Milwaukee Chop House, Millertime Pub and Grill in Milwaukee, Geneva Chop House, Ristorante Brissago, Grand Cafe at the Grand Geneva Resort, Smokey's Bar-B-Que House, (Timber Ridge Resort), Capitol Chophouse or Heartland Grill Madison.
Hand Knit Irish Sweater$70
Donor Value: $175 John Molloy genuine Donegal Fashion Handknit Sweater. Made in the Republic of Ireland, 100% pure new wool. Size Medium. Sleeve length ( shoulder to cuff) 28" , arm seam 14"
Be a Foodie Ninja!$180
Value: $200 Use this Ninja Professional "Blast Blender" to crush ice, blend veggies or make soups and salads. The model is BL660 and has 1100 watts for effortless blending. You'll also cook in style with a great classic look kitchen apron and kitchen towels in bright springtime colors!
Fava Tea and Figi Faith$35
Value $110 This enchanting basket of tropical-theme items contains several items. The handmade wood cross and purse were purchased on a recent trip to Figi and showcase traditional island craftsmanship. Basket also includes: assorted Fava Tea, "Nurture" tea cup and tea snacks.
Value $225 This lovely set of three framed floral prints are an auction gift of parishioner Karen Smith. The colored pencil drawings of fox glove, bluebells and jack-in-the-pulpit are double matted in off white and framed in an elegant black metal. Framed size is 16"x12" while the image size is 9"x 5".
Mother of the Savior$210
Value: $200 A beautifully matted and framed copy of Salus Polulii Romani - a Roman Catholic title associated with the venerated image of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The original Byzantine icon of the Madonna and Christ Child holding a Gospel book, recounted by tradition to have been painted by St. Luke the Evangelist, is enshrined within the Borghese (Pauline) Chapel of the Basilica of Saint Mary Major in Rome. Many popes have venerated the image- Pope Francis made this icon one of his first places of pilgrimage the day after his election to the Papacy. The matted and framed size is 18" x 23" with the black mat highlighting a gold-tone frame.
Next Act Theatre Tix$50
Value: $76 A voucher redeemable for two tickets to a Next Act Theatre production excluding special events. Next Act Theatre is located at 255 S. Water Street in Walker's Point. The voucher can be redeemed in advance for tickets to any performance of a 2016-17 or 2017-18 regular season production. Must be redeemed by October 10, 2017
Dine at nines American Bistro$110
Value $150 Treat yourself to an inspired, fine dining experience at "nines" America Bistro at the River Club of Mequon. From Sunday brunch or Friday Fish Fry - casual meal or special occasion - the nines features amazing food - "Tradition with Innovation!" and is a 2016 OpenTable Diners' Choice winner!
Wine and Roses!$55
Value $90 Sip a great wine from beautifully decorated stemware while listening to the original motion picture soundtrack of La La Land - a perfect evening! This romantic package contains a bottle of Truett-Hurst Three Red Blend from Paso Robles Vineyards, two beautiful wine glasses, an audio CD of La La Land, three chocolate roses and a tray!
Let's Start the Party!$105
Value $95 The party is wherever you find this lovely gift - a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc white wine, 6 decorated glasses on a fun tray and roasted cashews for a snack during the evening! Wine is Bulgariana - Sauvignon Blanc from the Thracian Valley Bulgaria.
Jesus, Your Best Friend$50
Value $200 Jesus as visualized through the eyes and soul of local artist S. Carol Smith, SSND. PLUS: His & Hers 4 way sterling medals and solemnity candle.
Elegant Cocktail Party$100
Value $300 This beautiful MacKenzie-Childs platter is completely set with the accessories needed for an elegant cocktail party, including 4 crystal cocktail glasses, Sugarfina candies, a Cocktail Box and a fancy, gold-striped table runner to set the scene!
Value $130 A beautiful freshwater pearl necklace featuring a druzzy quartz drop accented with amethyst and an accompanying silk-blend floral scarf from Talbots. Colorful daisies are in full bloom throughout this 27" x 72" scarf. Perfect for any age!
Wrapped Up in Style!$70
Value $150 A beautiful mixed-print viscose scarf from Talbots (ivory and India ink with a touch of red) and a selection of Aveda products including hand creme, lip treatment, cleanser and scented candle. Oblong scarf measures 27" x 72".
Three Cellars Beer& Wine !$145
Value 120.00 Craft beer/wine crate Wow! A wonderful and unique selection of fine craft beers and wines from Three Cellars in Menonomee Falls. Beer: 1. Eviltwin Brewing Imperial Mexican Biscotti Cake Break Beer advocate: 93 points 2. The Fermentorium Fou D'Amour Brewers reserve series Two crowlers ( a giant 32 oz. can filled on a tap line, then capped and sealed with an aluminun lid) To be filled on March 11th with unique craft beer, and kept cold until you bring your ultimate beer/wine package home Wine: Anciano, Grand Reserva 2005 Tempranillo Captain's Walk Winery Gewurztraminer 2015
Value $110 Four beautiful Galway crystal mugs - with an Irish blessing design AND an assortment of cookies in Irish design by amazing Milwaukee cookie baker - Patricia O'Brien Cookies. These cookies are works of art - almost too pretty to eat - but you just have to sample the tasty treats! Mugs are great for sipping tea or Irish coffee!
Charles Dwyer Angel Print$110
A lovely computer generated work of art depicting an angel of peaceful look and subtle colors. Charles Dwyer is a West Bend native and graduate of the Milwaukee School of Art & Design. This avant-garde artist is know for doing mixed media work layered with symbols, designs and abstract diversions . The actual size is approximately 9"x 15". It is simply framed and signed by the artist as 63/85.
Sangria to Go!$120
Value: $110 Summer will soon be here and this Sangria set is perfect! A beautiful 2.5 quart Spanish pitcher, two boxes of Sangria mix and two bottles of Spanish wine ( Las Rocas El Renegado and Las Rocas Garnacha). Plus we have added 4 beautifully decorated wine glasses to complete the set. All you add is ice.
Zoo Pass - One Year$125
Value $85 Enjoy a One Year Family Basic Zoo Pass. Valid for up to two adults residing at the same address and all their minor children or grandchildren ( 17 and under).
Holy Mary, Our Mother$60
Value $100 Holy Mary, Our Mother Spend some quiet time with your Mother. Beautiful, hand-painted 6" glass reproduction of the Stella Maris window in Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Framed in traditional lead and hung on trace chain. Mary as the 'Star of the Sea' is patron saint of fisherman and all those who go to sea. Included are prayers and a scented Solitude Spiral Candle (light the wick on the inside wall of the candle; when the wax melts, light the wick in the center and enjoy the aroma). Share your thoughts in sympathy or grace with these original praying hands note-cards by artist Marie Pierre Bechtold.
Pamper and Prayers$90
Value $225 Pamper & Prayers Take some time to relax and indulge yourself in cozy comfort, serenity and prayer. Wrap yourself in softness and indulge in everything for your soul - candles, tea, Faith-Hope-Love cross, Faith jar, comfort teas, Pope's and Max Lucado inspiration books and more!
Value $75 Easter Chocolates Homemade, hand-dipped chocolates from Niemann's Candies in Tosa! These aren't just any chocolates! After three generations since 1919, Jim Niemann still uses Grandpa Fred's recipes! Your gift certificate will tempt you to try more and fall in love with original recipes made the old-fashioned way!
Cookin' in the Kitchen$250
Value $225 Cookin' in the Kitchen Look what you can dish up in your kitchen! From Sushi to Charcuterie and Appetizers in between!
Value $350 A beautiful heavy silver service - with three pots , sugar creamer and an exquisite heavy tray. You can separate the pieces for unique uses around your home - or place the entire set on a table for a stunning centerpiece.
Ontal Custom Active Apparel$175
$250 of custom apparel from Ontal.com or any of our licensed sites!
A wine raffle like no other! Our wine pull or cork raffle features many, many wonderful wines and more than a few really fine wines. For each $25 chance you pull a numbered cork and match it to the same numbered bottle. You are assured of a good wine and you have a chance at a truly memorable bottle. We always sell out - so don't be late to the Wine Pull table.
Up On The Roof!$200
Special guest Archbishop Jerome Listecki invites you to enjoy supper, conversation and gorgeous City views UP ON THE ROOF at the Milwaukee Athletic Club at 758 N Broadway - Tuesday evening July 18, 2017 from 6-9pm. The food will be delicious and generously served picnic style on the rooftop terrace of the MAC. Be a part of this exclusive group to take in Milwaukee's cityscape and views of Lake Michigan while engaging in stimulating conversation and enjoying delectable food! Valet parking will be provided. A not to be missed summer celebration of the mission of our Cathedral. Cost per person is $200. Tax deductible portion of this amount will be $125
Ring City Hall's Massive Bell!$75
Interested in urban ADVENTURE?? Take a rarely-offered guided tour of Milwaukee's City Hall Bell Tower to ring City Hall's Solomon Juneau bell - the 11-ton bronze bell named after Milwaukee's first mayor. Join this exclusive group on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 6:30 pm to learn about the history of this national treasure and to try your hand at tackling the giant clapper! Ascend City Hall's elevator to the ninth floor and then climb up five steep flights of stairs to reach the massive bell. On the way to the top of the tower, visit the former bell-ringer's quarters that now house the original massive clock hands. Enjoy remarkable views of the city of Milwaukee from the scenic landing and observation deck near the roof of City Hall. After the tour and an up-close encounter with the massive city bell array - we'll continue our historical conversation with host Bob Giese of Historic Milwaukee, Inc. and raise a glass to Solomon Juneau! Event date: September 8, 2017 Rain/weather date: September 15, 2017 Tour-goers need to sign a waiver before taking the tour. Please meet in the lobby of City Hall, 200 E. Wells Street.
Dining with Deacon Tom$75
Price $75 Value -Priceless! Our Cathedral Sunday Auction is happy to include again - Dining with Deacon Tom Hunt - but with a surprise! Date: Thursday June 22, 2017 Time: 5:30 pm -7:30 pm Enjoy an evening of good food and wonderful conversation with old and new friends. There are 20 spots available . Purchase one or more soon! You'll notice we are keeping the exact location a surprise. Deacon Tom has made arrangements at a comfortable country location ( handicapped accessible) within a 30 minute car ride of Milwaukee. Food will be served by Rivers Edge Catering. Details of the location and directions will be provided near the date of the event Look forward to a wonderful surprise!!!
Wine Tasting with Ray Fister$75
Value: Priceless SOLD OUT!! Enjoy an evening of wine tasting, food and conversation at the home of Ray Fister - our resident wine guru! 10 lucky guests will sample and savor several fine wines while enjoying food at Ray's in-town home. Date will be chosen by mutual agreement. This experience will not only be a wonderful opportunity to meet friends - but also to learn about the world of wine! Purchase your spot soon at $75 each - only 10 spaces are available!
Dinner with Fr. Mike June 6$150
Value: Priceless Cost: $150 per person Update: Friday March 3 - Only 1 place is still available! One of the most sought after Cathedral auction items - a wonderful, multi-course dinner prepared by Fr. Mike Hammer and served in his home. Limited to seating for 8 lucky purchasers - the event is scheduled this year Tuesday June 6, 2017. Gather at 6:30 pm and enjoy hospitality, great food - a very special evening awaits!
Baseball with a Bishop!$500
Priced at $500 per person Tax deductible portion $350 each person. DATE: Wednesday April 5, 2017 6pm Milwaukee Brewers vs Colorado Rockies A unique experience - a Baseball game at Miller Park in Commissioner-emeritus Selig's own suite with delicious food and beverages along with great conversation and baseball insights with ( by then) Bishop Jeff Haines. Parking is included. There are only 14 spaces available so please reserve your spot right away.