2020 Silent Auction Donations


FOL – Silent Auction Donations


Our Silent Auction Committee is getting ready to accept donations for our “We Love Our Library” annual dinner/silent auction evening to be held January 26, 2020 at The Ridge Event Center. 

If you have an item(s) that you would like to donate to our silent auction, please contact: 
Rosie Stilwell at (530) 210-6128
You can also click here for a PDF version of the donation form you can print out and mail in.

We truly appreciate your generosity in helping us have an exciting silent auction full of wonderful items to bid on.   People often ask us about what kinds of items sell well at the Silent Auction. Gift baskets are very appreciated.  You could either make a basket or if you have items that might go well in a basket you could donate the items and FOL members could put them together in a basket.  Auction wish list could include the following:

  • Sewing basket:  fabric remnants, thread, tape measure, anything dealing with sewing
  • Picnic basket:  paper plates, napkins, cups, utensils, cans or jars of pickles etc.
  • Kitchen basket:  towels, a special apron, pot holders, measuring spoons, measuring cups, timer, utensils, spices etc.
  • Gardening basket:  tools, seeds, bulbs, pots etc......
  • Silk or dried flower basket:  either arranged or the materials to assemble a small arrangement
  • Wine basket:   Wine, cordial or aperitifs, also cocktail napkins, bottle openers, decorated corks, pkg-ed nuts, chocolates, mints, ice cube tray and on and on and on......
  • For the ladies basket:  lotion, soap, shampoo, perfume, bath salt and bubble bath etc
  • Poker/bridge basket:  to add to an automatic card shuffler, cards, tallies, score pads, small pencils, note pads, canned nuts, poker chips, dice etc......
  • Jewelry basket:  (pref. In a box) earrings, bracelet necklace, pin etc......
  • Kids' basket:  any games, books, toys to entertain a child while on the road or....at home
  • Pet basket:  dog or cat biscuits, collar, leash, toys etc.
  • Scarves:  hand knitted or silk to which might be added a piece of jewelry
  • Basket for the chocoholic:   Any kind of chocolate not on your diet!
  • Gift Certificate/card:  any kind........
  • A  basket of greetings:  filled with greeting cards for all occasions.........
  • Candle  basket:  candles any size, color and scent, holders of all kinds

If you'd like to print this list, click here for the PDF file version.