Visit historic and enchanting Nantucket with this beautiful 5 bedroom home as your launching point to discover all that the island offers. A short walk to Surfside and Nobadeer beaches, this modern and elegant home has an inviting, open floor plan with a large master suite and 4 en-suite bedrooms. The pool and pool house are surrounded by meticulously landscaped outdoor space with a grill and outdoor dining area. This Nantucket home is available for one week from September 9, 2021 to April 30, 2022, including Columbus Day weekend and Nantucket Project dates (September 22-26). The swimming pool will be closed by late October. Adults or families only, no young adult groups please.
Two-night stay at Top Notch Resort (Stowe, VT)
Retreat and relax for the weekend at the Topnotch Resort in Stowe, VT. The Topnotch Resort provides the ultimate experience for a getaway weekend. Relax, rest and reconnect with the numerous amenities and activities provided at the resort including fine dining and an equestrian center, or enjoy the great outdoors. Soak in all that Stowe has to offer in fun and relaxation with daily breakfast, two complimentary 50 minute spa services, a mountain bike lesson and rental for two, and a tasting for two in the Stowe Cider taproom or outside around a fire-pit. May not be redeemed on weekends between June 30th and October 15th, and expires 2/28/22. Tax and resort fee not included in the package.
Country Club of Fairfield
The Country Club of Fairfield is located on a beautiful ocean inlet of Long Island Sound. Founded in 1914 by Oliver Gould Jennings, Seth Raynor was hired to design and build this course which features versions of many of the best golf holes in the British Isles. Enjoy lunch and golf for three on a mutually agreeable weekday with donor Drummond Bell. To learn more about this top 100 golf course please check out the article below.
Golf with a Doubles #1 at Purchase
Designed by Jack Nicklaus, ASGCA, the Purchase golf course opened in 1996. The Golf Club of Purchase is one of United States premier member owned private country clubs. A threesome will join Squash Haven board member and World #1 doubles player Manek Mathur for lunch and golf at a mutually agreeable time.
Paddle Tennis with the Best
There is no time like the present to embrace the OTHER racquet sports! Get on court with women’s paddle tennis #1s Florentina Hanisch and Annica Cooper to test your skills, pick up some pointers, and have some great fun with this dynamic duo. To be arranged at a mutually agreeable time and location.
Become Your Own Iron Chef with Ming Tsai
Join world-renowned celebrity chef and host of Simply Ming Ming Tsai for a one hour small group cooking class at a mutually agreeable date and time. You and a small group of friends will enjoy the opportunity to cook a meal with Ming’s tutelage in a spirited but exclusive virtual setting. Participants will be responsible for purchasing ingredients in advance.
10 Day Detox with Dr. Katie Takayesu
Rebalance your mind, body, and spirit with a 10 day detox with renowned practitioner Dr. Katie Takayesu. Her signature program will help activate your body’s natural detoxification system and will leave you feeling the best you have felt in years. Complete with group health coaching, personalized strategies, and daily priorities, Katie will provide you with a roadmap to better wellness. Four available, with upcoming sessions beginning 5/16/21 and again in mid-September . About the Dr. Katie Detox
Minimum Bid: $200 Incremental Bid: $25 Buy it Now: $400
Gift of your Dreams
Have you ever wondered why you dream and what the significance is of your dreams? Would you be interested to learn the basics of how to interpret your dreams and how this information can positively affect your life? Join seven others for a virtual group Dream Workshop led by Emilie Murphy, a certified Spiritual Director and Group Dreamworker with her masters degree in Spirituality from Fordham University. This is a "sign‐up" auction item limited to eight people. Sessions will take place Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m. from May 11th—June 1st.
Bones Muscles Brain (for women) - What your Doctor Might Not Have Time to Tell You
Join top health experts from Danford Works to learn how nutrition and exercise play vital roles when we age. This one hour session for women will cover what foods to eat, supplements to take, and exercises to adopt to keep our bones, muscles, and brain in top shape. In addition, participants will learn preventative measures to take to prevent Alzheimer’s, and there will be plenty of time for questions. The session will take place at 7pm on Wednesday, June 2nd.
Go Back to College for a Night with a Jane Austen Expert
Join a one time book discussion led by notable Jane Austen scholar Juliette Wells, Ph.D., a Yale alumna and chaired member of the Goucher College Center for the Humanities. Professor Wells will share her insights about Austen’s novel Persuasion, which was published posthumously. Participants will read in advance the Penguin Classics edition of the novel, which was edited by Wells herself. The evening will begin with a brief presentation by Professor Wells followed by a question and answer and discussion period. This Zoom event will be held Tuesday evening, June 8th at 7 p.m.
You will love this unique sculpture, “Georgina on the Go” by Queens artist Jorge Avedaño. Jorge is a welder artist who uses scrap metal pieces to inspire animated, humorous, autobiographical sculptures and whose work is featured in the courtyard at the outdoor court in Queens. This work weighs about 45 pounds and comes in three pieces - a head that twists on a pole, the body, and the steamroller bike. This will rust with you, beautifully., and is the perfect piece for your outdoor patio or garden. Additional photos of Jorge’s work are here and additional photos of the piece are available by request.
Minimum Bid: $200 Incremental Bid: $25 Buy it Now: $750