2012-13 Silent Auction Items

Below are the items we will be auctioning at this year’s Service & Justice Trips Soup Luncheon & Auctions.
For a list of Oral Auction items, visit: http://blogs.creighton.edu/ccsj/2013/01/2012-13-auction-items/

Item

Description

Valentine’s Day Basket

Valentine’s Day is arriving soon and love is in the air. Make the day exceptionally special for your sweetheart with some delicious cuisine and a romantic stroll through beautiful gardens. Included: Cupcake Island Gift Card, 2 Admission Tickets to Lauritzen Gardens, Cheesecake Factory Gift Card.

Family Fun Day Basket

Enjoy a fun-filled day at the nationally ranked Henry Doorly Zoo. n addition to the many fascinating species the Zoo is already home to, five new lion cubs were added to the family in late January Be sure to visit these adorable and extraordinary creatures! Included: 4 Admission Tickets t o the Henry Doorly Zoo; Stuffed Safari Giraffe.

Downtown Date Night Basket

A night on the town never sounded so exciting! This package includes everything needed for a date night that won’t soon be forgotten. Begin with a delicious dinner, rela at the movies, enjoy beautiful gardens, and finish the night with an ice-cream treat. Included: Upstream Brewing Company Certificate, 2 Anytime Admissions to the Dundee Theater, 2 Admissions Tickets to Lauritzen Gardens, E creamery.

Casual Date Night

There is nothing more agreeable after a long, busy week than enjoying conversation over a nice dinner with an ice-cream for dessert. Included: P.F. Chang’s Gift Card, 2 Ted and Wally’s 1 FREE Reg. Cone or Dish.

Movie Madness

The alluring scent of buttery popcorn is calling your name! Enjoy a pizza dinner followed by a movie of your choice at any Rave Cinema. Included: 2 Sam and Louie’s Pizza Gift Cards, 4 Anytime Admission Tickets to Rave Cinema.

An Artful Afternoon

Looking for a bit of color and culture? Omaha’s Old Market has a ot to offer! Spend the afternoon at the Joslyn Museum, and then stop into Ted and Wallys for ice-cream so your somach’s appetite will be as fulll as your inner-artist’s. Included: 2 “Admit One Family” tickets to the Joslyn Museum (Can be used by 2 adults and up to 4 children, $40.00), 2 Ted and Wally’s 1 FREE Reg. Cone or Dish.

Late Night Student

The stresses of a student, or any busy night owl, have easy remedies. Whether it be a quick bite to eat or a burst of caffeine, this basket will be sure to make any late night feel shorter. Included: 2 Sam and Louie’s Pizza Gift Cards, 2 Green Mountain Coffee Bags, 1 Ted and Wally’s 1 FREE Reg. Cone or Dish.

Party Host

Planning on hosting a party? Well, with these kitchen utensils, a Hy-Vee Gift Card, and bread free loaves from Great Harvest Bread Co., all you will be missing is the guests! So, invite a few people over, get shopping, and have a great party!

Film and Fine Food

If you love great films, you’ll love using this Annual Membership to Fim Streams. And if you get hungry after, why not pop over to Sam and Louie’s for some piza, using your two gift cards!

Lunch Getaway

If you’re anything like me, chosing what to eat for lunch is never easy. But this basket makes it easy to choose with two Sam and Louie’s gift cards and a FREE Runza combo meal certificate.

Noodles Office Party

What’s one thing that always livens up a dull day at the office? You guessed it-Noodles! With this basket you get one Noodles and Co. Party, can you scrumptious?

Taste the food of our Host Sites

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to try the food from the service trips you’ve heard so much about? Well with gift cards to Old Chicago, Big Mamma’s, and Spaghetti Works you won’t have to wonder anymore!

Something Scrumptious Can you just never get enough Asiago Cheese, Whole or Honey Wheat bread? Well, with this basket, you get Panera Bread for a year, along with 8 loaves from Great Harvest Bread Co., yum!

Take Me Out to the Ball Game Basket
Nothing is better than baseball and pizza. Enjoy a classic all-American day with 4 infield seats to a 2013 Royals Game and 2 Sam and Louie’s Pizza Gift Cards. Premium games NOT included. Redeem certificate before Sep. 1, 2013.
Noodles and Company
You and 4-6 of your friends, co-workers, teammates or neighbors can have a free tasting tour of Noodles & Company menu. Just call ahead.
Bufalo Wild Wings
Are you craving wings? Purchase these hot commodities to feast upon 50 free scrumptious wings of your choosing.
Disacclimate porcelain hand-crafted bowl
Amy Nelson has exhibited across the US, been an Artist in Residence at the Watershed Center for Ceramic Art in Newcastle, Maine, and has received several grants, including an Artist Grant from the Vermont Studio Center. Amy is an Assistant Professor of Fine Art at Creighton University where she teaches all levels of Ceramics as well as the service learning course; Art and Civic Engagement: Empty Bowls. Amy is also a mentor at the Kent Bellows Studio and Center for Visual Art in Omaha. Amy received her BFA from Creighton University in 1997 and her MFA from East Carolina University School of Art & Design in 2002.Nelson’s current body of work, Disacclimate, embraces the historical past of “handicraft” by reinventing, or repositioning traditionally female symbols and activities. Nelson incorporates the look of familiar crafts, such as the sewing pincushion and tatted lace, solidifying their cultural associations into rigid ceramic forms. Through this process Nelson present the familiar in an unfamiliar way.
Grandma’s Homemade Afghan
Snuggle up with this 39″ x 49 ½” afghan handmade quilt by Elaine Heck. The afghan is 100% acrylic.
Grandma’s Homemade Quilt Do the winter blues have you down? Bring home this hand-pieced Creighton blue and white 90″ x 99″ quilt to wrap yourself up in next to the fire. Machine pieced by Elaine Heck and machine quilted by Beth Dawson.
Lucky Bucket Package Purchase this Lucky Bucket package and you are your friends can enjoy six free tours of the local brewery, a six-pack to share, a t-shirt, and a Mason Jar and Pint Glass for future beverages.
Two 2013 Men’s Soccer Lower-level Grandstand Season Tickets After last year’s fifth College Cup appearance and second consecutive year in the NCAA soccer tournament, next year’s season is sure to be exciting. Support the Jays every step of the way by purchasing these two 2013 Men’s lower-level reserved grandstand season tickets at Morrison Stadium.
Two 2013-14 Men’s Basketball Upper-Level Season Tickets Want to experience the exciting atmosphere of the Century Link Center from Upper-Level stadium seats instead of your living room? Bid on these two 2013-2014 Creighton University Men’s Basketball season tickets and don’t miss a single three-pointer or drive to the basket.
Two 2013 Women’s Soccer Lower-level Grandstand Reserved Season Tickets The women’s soccer season is quickly approaching and don’t miss an opportunity to watch Creighton girls kick it at Morrison Stadium. Win these two lower-level grandstand reserved season tickets and you can see Creighton Bend it Like Beckham.
Sodexo breakfast buffet Love to wake up into the morning to a delicious breakfast? Purchase this continental breakfast catering by Sodexo and you and ten of your friends and co-workers can sank your teeth into a delectable morning meal before the day begins.
CWS Merchandise Cheer on your favorite college team in this official College World Series gear. The merchandise includes a College World Series hat and collared t-shirt.
Sodexo Lunch Buffet Want an excuse to have lunch with the office or ten of your friends? Bid on this Barbeque Lunch buffet catered by Sodexo and you and your friends will savor the flavor.
Bible Challenging yourself to live out the Jesuit mission? Purchase this latest edition of the International version of the Scotfield Study Bible from the Creighton University bookstore.
Core team home-cooked meal Mama mia look who is in the kitchen? Have the 2012-13 Center for Service and Justice Service Trip Core Team cook you an Italian-themed meal for you and up to eight of your friends. Contact Colin McDonald at colinmcdonald@creighton.edu or at 573-881-6970 to arrange date and time.
Indian merchandise Bring a little bit of India home with you and bid on a bamboo necklace and earrings, a beaded necklace (traditionally worn by women on feast days) and a Naga shoulder bag adorned with tribal symbols. These items are donated by Fr. Sunny Augustine and are from NE India (Nagaland).
White Hand-knit infinity scarf/cowl Bundle up with this hand-crafted beautiful white infinity scarf made by Kelly Tadeo Orbik.
Pink Hand-knit infinity scarf/cowl Bundle up with this hand-crafted beautiful pink infinity scarf made by Kelly Tadeo Orbik.
Purple Hand-knit infinity scarf/cowl Bundle up with this hand-crafted beautiful purple infinity scarf made by Kelly Tadeo Orbik.
2 Wine Lover’s Basket Everything you need for a relaxing night in is in this basket. The perfect assortment to enhance any dinner or downtime in the evening.
Chocolate Lover’s Basket Did you know chocolate causes the brain to release endorphins? Imagine how happy you will be with an entire basket!
Tea Lover’s Basket Nothing is better for the chilly February weather. Curl up in a soft blanket with your favorite cup of tea!
Coffee Madness Basket This assortment of aromatic coffee blends is sure to make anyone’s morning better.

Crazy Horse Stained Glass

15″ x 21.5″ stained glass representation of the Crazy Horse Memorial in the Black Hills.

“The glass piece depicts the Crazy Horse monument located in South Dakota’s Black Hills. It is a metaphoric tribute to the spirit of Crazy Horse and Native Americans. According to legend, in response to a white trader’s taunt, “Where are your lands?” Crazy Horse replied, “My lands are where my dead lie buried.” His extended hand on the monument symbolizes that statement.”
More information on the memorial can be found at http://crazyhorsememorial.org/

Minimum bid: $300

Donated by: Mark E. Ware, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Creighton’s Department of Psychology

*this item will be in the silent auction

2013-2014 Parking Pass

The bidding will be as competitive as finding a parking spot on campus. The prize that everyone is gunning for: a 2013-2014 parking pass. Enough said.

Donated by: Creighton Public Safety

*this item will be in the siletnt auction

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