Bucks for Books Donations

2018 Annual "Bucks for Books"
Dinner and Auction

Some of the Friends with just a few of the wonderful items donated for the 2017

“Bucks for Books” dinner and auction.

 

Donations for this year’s auction:

 

8/21/18

Shady Maple Farm Market, East Earl – $25 gift card, which may be used at the Farm Market, Smorgasbord, or Gift Shop

 

8/13/18

Harting, Margaret, Reamstown – Lenox Christmas 1989 plate

 

Nichol, Judy, Denver – Hand-blown glass paperweight from Taylor Backes Glass Studio in Boyerstown

 

8/10/18

Meckley Brooms, Denver – “Harry Potter” type hand-made broom, The Lightening Besom

 

Zerbe, Mr. & Mrs. Jerry – Gift basket of Uncle Jerry’s kettle corn

 

8/6/18

Fuller, Arlene, Reinholds – Silk floral arrangement

 

 

7/31/18

Schmoyer, John, Reinholds – “A Morning at the Races” at the Pagoda Hill Climb.  The Sports Car Club of America sponsored event features race-prepared cars at speeds up to 110 MPH on the winding 1.3 mile course climbing Reading’s beautiful Mt. Penn.  This donation includes:  an up-close and personal tour of the event; lunch; a commemorative t-shirt; and door-to-door transportation in a vintage British Triumph TR3 roadster.  Date:  Saturday, June 20, 2019 (Rain date June 23)

 

Schmoyer, John, Reinholds – “A Morning at the Races” at the Duryea.  The 68th running of this Sports Car Club of America sponsored event features race-prepared cars at speeds up to 140 MPH on the winding 2.3 mile course climbing Reading’s beautiful Mt. Penn.  This donation includes:  an up-close and personal tour of the event; lunch; a commemorative t-shirt; and door-to-door transportation in a vintage British Triumph TR3 roadster.  Date:  Saturday, August 17, 2019 (Rain date August 18)

 

Webber, Jane, Stevens – A luncheon and card/game event for 8 people at Jane’s home.

 

 

7/27/18

Friend of the Library – “The Man Can” filled with soap, shaving gel, bay rum oil, bath mitt, and fisherman’s hand butter

 

Friend of the Library – Santa in a sleigh.  “Dreams Come True” from the American Artist Clothtique collection by Possible Dreams

 

Maier, Joy, Reinholds – 2 pieces of pottery made by Cocalico High School students

Martin, Esther, Reinholds – Ceramic “Hallmark” snowman cookie jar

 

Meckley Brooms (Randolph Meckley), Denver – Handmade house broom with hand-dyed broom corn in shades of black and maize, held together by hand stitching using 100+ year old equiment

 

Nordello, Lillian, Adamstown – Blue hand-crocheted afghan

 

Reese, Nancy, Adamstown – Red feather wreath

 

Roseboro, Ann, Reinholds – Octavia Hill Collection serving bowl and pitcher in shades of terra cotta and olive green with striped exterior

 

Roseboro, Ann, Reinholds – Handpainted Kulina Folk Art redware plate, entitled “Tulips in Flower Vase”