All Are Welcome

An auction will be held on February 18th at 6:00 p.m. at Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Ave. The proceeds will underwrite the programs at the church that support the community. A buffet dinner will be provided. The tickets are $12.00 for one or $20.00 for two. Childcare will be provided for children under 10 on the premises.    

There are over 150 donated items. Many church members are providing services for others such as house cleaning, fall clean-up, dog care, sewing, and transportation for seniors. The silent auction will include items such as  tickets for Cavs or Monsters games, ski passes at Boston Mills, Y membership, or football coaching. Many children items have been donated including hand-painted chairs, ice skates, knit sweaters, and doll outfits. Members have given picnics, barbecues, Asian dinners, and a party for 12 with curbside seats for the 4th of July Parade. Art and antiques will be on sale. Breads and pies for each month of the year as well as soups, cookies, meals, and sticky buns will be on the auction block. Gift certificates have been donated by local merchants such as Barry Buick, 56 West, and Mitchell's Ice Cream. Many members have donated themed Gift Baskets filled with Beauty items, candles, Italian items, or chocolate treats. A professional auctioneer will be adding fun to the evening.  He will auction off a day at the golf course, a sailboat ride and picnic at Clifton Beach, Cleveland Orchestra tickefs, a children's birthday party, an eye exam, and a ride on a 30 foot Stingray boat.

It's a Party and Breadsmith have donated items for the dinner.

Tickets may be purchased at the church office daily between 9-5 p.m. or the night of the event.  Call 216-226-8644 with any questions.

Anne Palomaki

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