Voices in the Laurel Winter Silent Auction

Arts & Entertainment
Harrell Center (Room 202), Lake Junaluska Assembly
91 North Lakeshore Drive, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745
Suzy Bernardi
Dec 14, 2013
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Photo by: Voices in the Laurel File Photos

The Voices in the Laurel’s WINTER SILENT AUCTION will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 10am to 4pm. at Lake Junaluska, Harrell Center, Room 202 adjacent to the Stuart Auditorium and Terrace Hotel.

Come bid on a variety of local and national items, art, pottery, gift baskets, jewelry, salon and massage services, restaurant gift certificates, getaways, and tickets to various regional theme parks.

This auction is on the same day as the Junaluska Christmas Craft Show which will be held 9am-5 pm on Sat Dec 14th at the Harrell Center.  This event is held in conjunction with the Appalachian Christmas Weekend at Lake Junaluska and the Voices in the Laurel Holiday Concert on Sunday Dec 15th at 3pm at the Lake Junaluska chapel.

Signature items at the auction include Dinner for Two at the Swag, a Two Night Stay at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Asheville, Two night getaways at Cold Mountain Cabins in the Smoky Mountains, $125 certificate for the Asheville Symphony and a spa package from Balsam Spa, a cord of wood from Scott's Landscaping, a truckload of mulch from Sunset Mulch and a 2 night stay at the Holiday Inn Express-Cherokee.   For fans of the arts, the auction includes tickets to Asheville Symphony, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville Lyric Opera, Flat Rock Playhouse, and HART theater.  For pampering yourself or others, items include Balsam Mountain Spa, New Attitudes Hair Salon,42 Rue Salon, Jean Adams Massage Therapy, The Hair Company-Sylva, Hot Springs Resort & Spa,  and Mountain Radiance Medical Spa.  A wide array of restaurant gifts includes The Swag, Bourbon Barrel, J. Arthur's, Lake Junaluska, Pasquale's, Bogart’s, Mellow Mushroom, Applebee's, Tipping Point, Mellow Mushroom, Maggie’s Galley, Chili’s, Tuck's Tap and Grille,  and many others.  Adventure gifts include Ripley’s Aquarium, Dollywood, Santa’s Land, Stone Mountain, the Factory, Discovery Place-Charlotte, Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, Lumberjack Feud Show, Tweetsie Railroad, the NC Zoo and others. Holiday gift items include: Autobell, Biltmore wine accessories, Build a Bear, Clay Mates, Kitchen accessories, a signed Duke basketball, a Pet Portrait, Pottery, Red Box movie rentals, Rack Room Shoes, Sunburst Trout Gift Baskets, Susan’s Sweaters, Twigs & Leaves Gallery, MedWest Fitness, Old Brick House Country Store, Pink Regalia, Affairs of the Heart, Jeweler's Workbench, Village Framer, Wal-Mart, Boyd Mountain Tree Farm, Belk, Andy Shaw Ford, Skis and Tees, Burr Studios, Mud Dabbers, Chocolate Bear, Good Ol' Days Cigars, Light O the Moon Dulcimer, Aunt Bee's Blessing Shop, Hillbilly Bill's Gift Shop, Maggie Mountain Crafts, Grace Cathey Metal Art, Mountain Quilts, Matthew Zedler Fine Art, and others.

Just in - Dinner for Two at the Grand Bohemian Hotel, Vera Bradley Miller Dogwood Tote bag from the Tool Shed, Quarterly Child Membership at the Waynesville Recreation Center, and a PartyLite Gift Collection as well as two loads of mulch (one is pickup load and one is a dump truck load *delivered*.

All auction items available for a "Buy It Now" price - come, shop and leave whenever you wish!

Voices in the Laurel is a Haywood County based non-profit choir for young people ranging from 1st grade through 12th grade from Haywood, Buncombe, Jackson, Macon and Swain counties under the direction of Martha Brown.  Voices in the Laurel is an authentic program that focuses on providing young people quality choral education in fun and innovative ways.

Voices in the Laurel provides choristers the opportunity to participate in performance tours all over the world. Some of the places Voices in the Laurel has performed are: with the Asheville Lyric Opera at the Diana Wortham Theater, Charleston’s "Little Spoleto" Festival, opened for Dolly Parton in her Christmas show at Dollywood, with Ronnie Milsap at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, the National Anthem, annually at Atlanta Braves or Cincinnati Reds games, the Pacific Rim Children’s Choir Festival in Hawaii, the National Cathedral in Washington DC, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York, St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Manhattan, Westminster Abbey in London, Chartres Cathedral in France and the Sydney Opera House in Australia.  Voices in the Laurel enjoyed a summer 2012 performance tour in Madrid and Barcelona, Spain and will be singing at Carnegie Hall in the spring of 2014.

For more information, visit http://www.voicesinthelaurel.org or call (828) 734-9163.

A wonderful way to support a local youth  arts organization and holiday shop at the same time!