OWIT Auction – Thank You!

OWIT members at the annual auctionThank you to everyone who attended the “Talk About Trees” Annual Auction!  It was Wednesday, February 19th at the Eugene Hilton Hotel & Conference Center.

We had some great items this year.  Here are some of the Live Auction items.

  1. 1991 Maple Covered Bridge – Print of Original Painting by Local Artist, Carol Van Curler, Signed & Framed  – Donated by Roberts Supply
  1. Handmade Wooden Peterbilt Truck – Donated by KPD Insurance
  1. Blue & Pink, Boy and Girl Cricket Rifles with Cloth Carrying Case – Donated by   Friends of Talk About Trees
  1. Miniature Wooden Train Planter – Donated by HM, Inc.
  1. 1 Day of Steelhead Fishing for 2 on Siletz River with River Hawk Guide Service, includes a deli lunch from Logsden Store, Expires February 2016 – Donated by River Hawk Guide Service
  1. Talk About Trees Facilitors at the AuctionOSU Beaver Wood Carving –  Donated In Memory of Edd Taylor by the Taylor Family
  1. 4 Club Level OSU Beaver Football Tickets With Reserved Parking for the Arizona State Game, Saturday November 15th – Donated by Oregon State Athletics
  1. Premier Champion Sponsor Table for 2015 – Reserved Table for 10, Wine & Dinner served at the table, special amenities and 3 nights lodging at the Hilton for 1 couple for next year’s conference! – Donated by Friends of Talk About Trees and the Eugene Hilton
  1. 1 Week Rental of a JD 2154 Log Loader – Donated by Pape’ Machinery
  1. The Auction gets better every year.Set of Woodturnings Handcrafted in Black Walnut, Madagascar Ebony and Maple Wood  by Jeff Wimer – Donated by Jeff Wimer
  1. BR350 Sthil Blower – Donated by Roberts Supply Company
  1. Reversible Omega Heart Pendant in 10 Karat Gold – Donated by Friends of Talk About Trees
  1. Cut Down Cancer Golf Tournament for 4 – Includes entry fees for 4, cart, lunch, dinner, lots of fun & prizes! – Donated by Cut Down Cancer
  1. Silent Auction Tables1995 Elk Print by Artist Robert Bateman, Signed and numbered 848/950 – Donated by Hagedorn Logging
  1. Rod & Reel Fishing Getaway – 1 Full day of fresh water fishing experience for 2, Includes 3 night stay in a standard guest room at participating Hyatt Hotel, Round-trip coach class air for 2 within the 48 contiguous United States, and booking & concierge service. Donated by Triad Machinery, Inc., Tigercat Industries, Inc., & DLL Financial Services.
  1. “Sister Act” Portland Broadway Theater Package for 2 – Includes $200 Marriott Gift Card, $100 Dinner Gift Card, 2 Tickets to Saturday April 5th performance at 7:30 PM at the Keller Auditorium in Portland.  Donated by Geoffrey Stathos with United Risk Solutions, Inc.
  1. 2 Courtside Trailblazer Tickets with VIP Parking – Sunday March 16th Game Against Golden State at the Moda Center in Portland – Donated by Joel Olson Trucking, Inc.
  1. Live Auction ItemsGirlfriends Shopping Getaway for 4 – Includes 2 nights, 2 room stay at Embassy Suites in Beaverton, 4 $50 gift cards to both Nordstrom and Macys, 4 $100 gift cards for Aveda Salon & Spa, $100 gift card to both the Cheesecake Factory & Portland Seafood Company Restaurants. – Donated by Friends of Talk About Trees
  1. Weatherby SA08 Waterfowler 12 Gauge Semi Automatic Shotgun – Donated by Boise Building Solutions.
  1. Newport Getaway – 2 Magical Nights in a Deluxe Waterfront Suite at Anchor Pier Lodge in Newport Oregon, Sea Life Cruise for 2 with Marine Discovery Tours,             $25 Gift Card to Mo’s, 2 Complimentary passes to Undersea Gardens, The Wax Works & Ripley’s Believe it or Not – Donated by Friends of Talk About Trees, Marine Discovery Tours, Mo’s & Mariner Square.
  1. Feller Buncher Wood Carving – Donated by Crowley Equipment, Inc.
  1. Registration Table at the AuctionTruck Seat – Donated by Pape’ Kenworth
  1. Prasiolite Pendant surrounded by Diamonds on a sterling silver adjustable chain by designer David Yurman – Includes appraisal, cleaning cloth and a travel bag with some brochures from the designer.- Donated by Friends of Talk About Trees
  1. Club Level Seattle Seahawk Tickets for Regular Season Game – Donated by Ed Chadwick with EC Transportation Insurance Services, Inc.
  1. Reloading Package – Donated by Joshua Murphy, Umpqua Armory and Umpqua Survival – Includes dies, powder, primers, bullets, small tools, a book and brass.
  1. Country Music Festival – Donated by BiMart
  1. John Deere Battery Operated “Gator” – Donated by Rowand Equipment Company