High End Auction

High End Auction – Monday, September 4
12:00 Noon in Building #8

Essa Flory Panda. Adorable and practical, this high gloss wooden box features a playful panda eating eucalyptus. Donated by Thelma Flory, in memory of Essa Flory, for whom the Hospice Center on Good Drive is named. Essa collected Pandas and each year, Thelma has donated a piece of Essa’s collection to the Labor Day Auction.

18″ Hand-Knotted Freshwater Pearls. Features 6.5–7 mm pearls; Valued at $595. Donated by Vanscoy, Maurer & Bash Diamond Jewelers.

IAD First Jump Course. After five to six hours of ground school, make your first solo jump from 3,500 feet. While exiting the plane, the instructor will assist in deploying your parachute. You will enjoy a 4- to 5- minute radio-assisted canopy ride to the ground. Donated by Maytown Sport Parachute Club.

Apple Watch SE. In Midnight blue, this Apple Watch SE offers powerful sensors for insights about your health and fitness, innovative safety features, effortless connectivity, and fast dual-core processor for added performance. Includes Space gray aluminum case with USBC charging. Donated by Carol Liebl.

Blue Topaz and Diamond Ring. 10K two-tone yellow and white gold ring with side-by-side diamond and blue topaz stones. Valued at $895. Donated by Parkhill Jewelry.

Chauffeured Wine Tasting Tour for Six. Your party of six will hop on board your chauffeured Mercedes Sprinter and wind your way through beautiful Lancaster County making stops for wine tastings at Waltz Vineyards (Manheim), The Vineyards at Grandview (Mount Joy) and Nissley Vineyards (Bainbridge). Six-hour maximum. Donated by Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes & Crematory, Waltz Vineyards, The Vineyards at Grandview and Nissley Vineyards.

Dude for a Day. One painter will be at your disposal for an 8-hour workday. Dude for a Day can be used for any interior or exterior painting project and includes a well-trained paint technician, a fully equipped company vehicle with all the necessary supplies (excluding paint) and eight hours of quality craftsmanship. Donated by Two Dudes Painting Company.

Hand-Turned Wood Bowl. Expertly hand-turned Maple salad bowl featuring Lichtenburg fractal wood burns. These unique burns are created by passing voltage discharges throughout the surface and creates a tree or lightning-like design (dated and signed). Donated by local artisan Larry Wolski.

Seven Days at the Shore. You won’t get a better view of the ocean than from this beautiful sixth floor oceanfront condominium in North Ocean City, Maryland. Accommodations include two bedrooms, two baths, full kitchen, living/dining room, laundry room, porch overlooking the ocean, indoor heated pool, elevator, sauna, sundeck, outside showers, and parking for two cars. Six-person limit. Virtually any SEVEN consecutive days between October 1, 2023 and June 30, 2024. No pets or smoking. Donated by Susan Bonekemper.

Christmas In New York. Experience Christmas in New York with round-trip transportation on Executive Coach on December 16, 2023. The bus will leave at 6:30 a.m. from Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Drive, Lancaster, and will leave New York from the Winter Garden Theatre at 7:00 p.m. Trip to be to be sold in sets of 4 (13 sets available). Donated by Executive Coach, Inc.

Diamond and Blue Topaz Three-Stone Ring. 14K white gold ring features a round brilliant cut center diamond (.4 carat) flanked by round blue topaz on each side. Valued $3,190. Donated by Parkhill Jewelry.

Digital Billboard for One Month. Billboard must be used within one year from Labor Day Auction. Billboard can be used during any month on a space available basis. Location will be in general market coverage in Lancaster/York market. Donated by Oaktree Outdoor Advertising.

Dining Around Town. Tickle your taste buds with $1,000 worth of gift cards from restaurants and eateries around the county including C’est La Vie, American Bar & Grill, Mt. Gretna Hideaway, Mr. Bill’s Seafood, McCleary’s Pub, Gracie’s On Main, Horse Inn, La Dolce Vita Bakery, Pasquale’s Pizzeria, Devon Seafood and Steak, Lancaster Pickle Company, First Post Public House, Black Olive Diner, Longhorn Steakhouse, Mission BBQ, Blue Pacific Sushi, The Lunch Ladle, Bonefish Grill, The Grille, and Hummer’s Smoked Meats & Cheese. Donated by Riverside Camping Association.

ECHO e-FORCE Combo Kit. Make short work of your lawn care with this two-in-one package. Kit includes the DSRM-2100 Trimmer with Speed-Feed 400 cutting head and the DPB-2500 Blower along with a 2.5Ah battery and standard charger. Donated by LEPCO.

Fall in the Smokies. (Five-Night Stay October 20–25, 2023). This week is in the height of the Smoky Mountains’ fall foliage season and this beautiful vacation home is the perfect place to take in all the magnificent colors! Amenities for this amazing retreat—that sleeps 12—include a fully equipped kitchen, hot tub, home theater, game room, and breathtaking views from the outdoor deck. Enjoy beautiful, vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors in the open living room, kitchen, and dining areas. Along with cozy, plush furnishings in the living room, you’ll find a floor to ceiling stacked stone fireplace. The handsome dining room table allows seating for eight, with extra seating at the bar. Action packed Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, as well as the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, are just short car rides away. For photos and details, visit https://eaglesridge.com/pigeon[1]forge-cabin/best-of-both-worlds. Donated by Greg and Vicki Berkey.

Family Fun Gift Card Bundle. Wholesome family fun abounds with this bundle including gift certificates for the following: Six Games (bowling), Three Rounds of Miniature Golf, and Two Rounds on the Putting Course at Leisure Lanes (Lancaster); Two Gold Games at Village Greens Miniature Golf (Strasburg); Four Passes for Two Games (bowling) including shoe rental, cheeseburger and beverage at 222 Dutch Lanes (Ephrata). Donated by these generous businesses.

Family Photography Session and Five High Resolution Digital Images. Award-winning photographer, Rachel Horst, brings personality and emotion to life by using unique perspectives and backdrops. Time is fleeting—this package will allow you to capture your family’s precious moments! Donated by Hosh Posh Photography.

Pearl and Smoky Quartz Necklace. Graceful strand of pearls with smoky quartz and 14K gold bead embellishments—Valued at $595. Donated by Parkhill Jewelry.

Hand-turned Wood Bowl. Bradford Pear wood is known for its warm tones and rich grain and is a favorite among artisan wood turners. This lathe-turned bowl has been finished to a glass-like shine and features a decorative live edge which adds depth and character. Expertly turned and donated by local artisan Robert Gochnauer.

Ice Cream Party for 30. Perfect for a birthday party, bridal shower or neighborhood block party. Enjoy your choice of Maplehofe Dairy’s ice creams and all the fixings! Donated by Maplehofe Dairy Farm Store.

Lancaster Pub Tour. Explore several of Lancaster County’s beloved taverns, pubs and tap houses. This gift card bundle includes: $50 to Annie Bailey’s, $50 to Funck’s, $50 to The Cat’s Meow, $25 to Compass Mill Tap House, $25 to Burning Bridge, $20 to Stubby’s Bar & Grill. Donated by these generous establishments.

Hollow Mesh Necklace and Matching Bracelet. Both elegant pieces are 14K yellow gold with total weight of 18.2 grams. Necklace measures 18″ and bracelet is 7″. Valued at $995. Donated by Oletown Jewelers.

Resort Vacation Certificates’ 7-Night Vacation in Worldwide Destinations. Travel + Leisure is one of the largest vacation ownership exchange and rental companies with a global presence in 110 countries and access to 4,200+ affiliated resorts around the world. The Resort Vacation Certificate (RVC) is redeemable towards a seven-night (one week) vacation stay in popular destinations and affiliated resorts around the world. Certificates offer exciting experiences and lifetime memories that come from amazing vacations. Trip must be taken within one year after booking. Donated by Travel + Leisure.

Oil Changes for a Year. Don’t grind to a halt by forgetting your vehicle maintenance. Keep your ride in tip-top shape with quarterly oil changes. Includes gift certificates for four free oil changes. Donated by East Petersburg Auto Service.

Ostbye Pave Diamond Pendant. 14K two-tone white and yellow gold teardrop pendant with .75 carat total weight pave diamonds, which are S1 in clarity and G/H in color. Valued at $4,125. Donated by Parkhill Jewelry.

Local Stars Today; National Stars Tomorrow. You and your favorite baseball fanatic will personally meet players from the Lancaster Barnstormers so you can say you knew them when… Redeemable during 2024 Season. Donated by Lancaster Barnstormers.

Private Dinner for Eight. Gather your group for a one-of-a-kind in-home dining experience. You’ll relish a delicious five-course meal with wine pairings prepared by Chopped Champion, Nicole Marchetti. As a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America, Chef Marchetti honed her skills at top restaurants in Philadelphia and has trained a generation of new chefs at The Pennsylvania School of Culinary Arts in Lancaster before becoming Culinary Operations Manager at Folino Estate & Winery. Can be redeemed February–October.

Three Row Diamond Ring. 14K white gold features three row diamonds. Diamonds are half carat total weight, S1 clarity and G/H color. Valued at $1,450. Donated by Parkhill Jewelry.

Seven Days in Ocean City, MD. Spend the week enjoying breathtaking ocean views and the hustle and bustle of being just three blocks from Ocean City’s famous Boardwalk in this 5th floor ocean front condominium. Accommodations include one bedroom, one-bathroom, full kitchen, living/dining room, balcony, outdoor pool (seasonal access), washer/dryer, elevator and parking for one. Sleeps six; No Smoking; No Pets; Seven continuous nights between 11/1/23–5/4/2024. Donated by Madhumita and Ankur Sadhukhan.

Skybox Suite, $500 Food Voucher & First Pitch. Clipper Stadium was voted #1 Stadium in the Country by Ballpark Digest! Come see why while you and your party of 24 cheer on the local team in style! Have one of your guests throw out the first pitch and enjoy $500 in food vouchers for anything from popcorn to charcuterie. Donated by the Lancaster Barnstormers.

Tacori Cuff Bracelet. Sterling silver and 18 karat gold bangle bracelet features sky and London blue topaz and turquoise and quartz doublets (size Small). Valued at $1,290. Donated by Brent Miller Jewelers & Goldsmiths.

Couples Massage. You and your partner can reduce your stress and increase your relaxation at Destinations Spa at Leola Village, Lancaster’s only Forbes Travel Four Star Awarded Spa. The Spa perfectly blends fine Italian style fabrics with rustic antiques in a tranquil and peaceful setting … pampering at its finest. This package includes a 60-minute couples massage. Donated by The Inn at Leola Village.

Take Flight! Channel your inner thrill seeker and take to the skies! This $1,000 adventure package includes a $215 gift certificate to pick your zip-line package at Refreshing Mountain; a $390 gift certificate for one sky diving excursion with photo and video at Maytown Sport Parachute Club; a $275 gift certificate for a one-hour hot air balloon ride for two with the US Hot Air Balloon Team; and a $120 gift certificate for a glider flight for one with the Philadelphia Glider Council. Donated by Riverside Camping Association.

Show Off Those Pearly Whites. If your teeth are stained, sport a persistent yellowish color, or just look dull, Dr. Feddock will use safe bleaching procedures to brighten up your smile. Professional teeth whitening is precise and won’t damage your enamel or gums. Voted Best of Lancaster County. Donated by Feddock Family Dentistry.

Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square. Experience downtown Lancaster with this one-night stay at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square. Breakfast for two is also included. Experience this landmark hotel featuring elegant interiors, remarkable architecture and historic charm. Donated by Lancaster Marriott. (Two packages available).

The Spirit of Christmas. Kick off your holiday season with dinner at Strasburg’s Fireside Tavern and two tickets to American Music Theatre’s beloved Christmas Show. The 2023 show, The First Noel, is a glorious celebration of timeless holiday classics brought to life by marvelous singers and dancers in wondrous costumes performing among breathtaking stage sets (weeknight performance only). Donated by Fireside Tavern and American Music Theatre.

Two Season Tickets for Lancaster Barnstormers 2024 season. As a Barnstormers Full-Season ticket member, you’ll never miss a pitch as you enjoy the full 60-game slate in the the Atlantic League’s #1 Stadium in the Country—over a $700 value. Donated by Lancaster Barnstormers.

Vida Sana Deluxe Countertop Appliance Package. Healthy living has never been easier with these three Vida Sana powerhouse appliances! Fast and efficient, the High-Power Blender prepares smoothies, soups, sorbets, sauces, and more and can blend both wet and dry ingredients with ease. With its heavy-duty 650-watt motor, the Deluxe 7-Qt. Stand Mixer powers through large batches of the thickest doughs. The Cold Press Pro Juicer makes healthy, delicious juice and features quiet yet powerful extraction to retain beneficial nutrients. Donated by Princess House.

Wine Pairing Experience for Eight. Gather your group of eight and prepare for a wine tasting experience like no other. Enjoy an exclusive tasting in the private summer kitchen of a beautifully renovated 1785 farmhouse, (Taste of Philly at Lampeter Café). Your evening will include a paired tasting of five Britain Hill Vineyard’s wines of your choice. Wines will be paired with local cheeses, chocolates and desserts. Once your tasting is complete, relax and enjoy a complimentary glass of your favorite wine. Donated by Britain Hill Venue & Vineyard.

2023–2024 Women’s Giving Circle Membership. Join this group of forward-thinking, philanthropic ladies who pool their donations together and vote on grant requests written by Hospice staff. This group of women have already funded more than $600,000 worth of grants to benefit Hospice & Community Care, the services we offer and the patients and families we serve. This membership can be used by you or given to a special daughter, wife or friend.

Breathtaking Brandywine Valley. The Brandywine Valley offers breathtaking scenery and award-winning dining and is home to world-class museums and gardens. Plan an exciting excursion to take in the best of Brandywine with two tickets to Longwood Gardens, two tickets to Winterthur Museum, two tickets to Nemours Estate, and overnight accommodations at the charming Fairville Inn in Chadds Ford. All venues are within 30 minutes. Donated by these generous businesses.

Celebrate A Special Occasion in Style. Located in the beautiful countryside of Southern Lancaster County, Osbornia Farm is a brief and scenic drive from Lancaster, Harrisburg, Philadelphia, Baltimore and surrounding areas. The 25-acre property is easily accessible from main roads yet is secluded and surrounded by beautiful trees, farmland and a creek to offer our guests privacy. This $400 gift card can be used toward your next milestone event at Osbornia Farm or their sister location, Oakryn Hall. Donated by Osbornia Farm.

All Aboard! Choose Your Full Steam Adventure. Sit back and relax as you travel through 2,500 acres of the picturesque countryside on your private train experience. Strasburg is home to the oldest continuously operating railroad in North America and the most visited heritage railroad in the continental United States. This $500 gift card is perfect for the entire family or a night out with friends. Private experiences range from the Wine & Cheese Train Ride, Legacy of Sleepy Hollow, Santa’s Paradise Express, Le Train Cabaret and more. Excludes a Day Out with Thomas the Train. Donated by Strasburg Railroad.

A Visit to the Sweetest Place on Earth. Warm, welcoming and distinctly Hershey, the Hershey Lodge is the perfect place to stay when visiting Chocolate Town U.S.A. Enjoy overnight accommodations (weekday) at the Lodge and get Hershey Park Happy with four single-day admissions to the Park (through 2024 season). Donated by Hershey Lodge.