UNL Women’s Club Live/Silent Auction "Take a Seat for the Night"

February 6, 2014
Country Club of Lincoln - Ballroom
Doors open at 5:30, auction begins at 6:30
Heavy hors d’oeuvres served with a cash bar

The live auction will feature painted Adirondack chairs from UNL colleges/departments as well as local businesses. Each chair is a unique collector’s item and will be awarded to the highest bidder at our live auction. There is an Adirondack chair signed by our own “Tom Osborne,” one from our new athletic director signed by head coaches, the College of Engineering, the Department of Entomology, the Lincoln Airport, and the Saltdogs, just to name a few. Click below to view the chairs.  Chairs are currently displayed at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum, Kimball Hall, Saltdogs Stadium, Pinnacle Bank Arena, and The Lincoln Municipal Airport. If you have not purchased your tickets do so ASAP as tickets are limited. Ticket forms must be received by January 23rd. After that date tickets can be purchased at door, if available. Tickets at door will be $10.00 higher. The chairs will be auctioned off during the Live Auction on February 6th. Other live auction items include:

  •  VACATION GETAWAY – 1 week in the beautiful northwest (20 min. from the Portland, Oregon Airport. You pick any week from July through mid-August. (Value $1,500.00) Fully furnished home – 2 bedroom/2 bath in a golf course community in Southern Washington.

  • ChezHay 5 course dinner for 8 people with Chef Presentation. (Value $600.00)

  • Skybox at Lincoln Stars Hockey Game – 15 tickets & stocked fridge & 3 pizzas!

  • Round of Golf for 4 plus carts at Firethorn Golf Course. (Value $525.00)

  • Round of Golf for 4 plus carts at Players Club at Deer Creek. (Value $408.00)

  • One month of Billboard Space from Lamar Outdoor Advertising.

  • 3 Tickets to a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game.

  • Be part of the "Pepsi Generation"! Keep the refreshments flowing for those who have high standards of quality and taste with a Pepsi vending machine. Transportation is the responsibility of winning bidder. (Value $600.00)

The best part is, if you are not able to attend, proxy bidding is available for live auction items. Tickets and proxy bidding forms are available below. In addition to the live auction there are over 150 silent auction items including: hotel stays, restaurant gift cards, wine baskets, golfing packages and many other items. All proceeds from the evening will go to the UNL Women's Club Scholarship Fund. Come out and have a good time while supporting our scholarship fundraising event!!

REMINDER: Deadline for receiving ticket reservations is January 23rd – Forms not in hand by that date will be returned – tickets can be purchased after that date at the door for $45.00. Deadline MUST be enforced so bid numbers etc. can be completed by auction date.

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