Catholic Charities’ 4th Annual Soiree
Friday, June 9, 2017

Watkins Glen International Media Center
Tickets: $75/person; $550/reserved seating for six

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You are cordially invited to Catholic Charities’ Fourth Annual Soiree – A Whimsical Tea Party. This night of enchantment and entertainment will commence at six o’clock in the evening on Friday, June 9, 2017, at the Watkins Glen International Media Center (directions & map).

Tickets are $75 per guest and can be obtained by calling 607-734-9784 by 1 pm on June 8 or a limited number of tickets will be available for purchase at the door. Please email Katie to reserve your tickets at the door.

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Featuring: Cash Bar, Full Dinner, Live and Silent Auction, Dancing, 50/50, Wine Pull, Dessert, Live Music by The Unusual Suspects and An Artist’s Depiction!

Attire: Elegant Tea Party or Whimsical Dresses; Suit & Tie

Directions to Media Center: Once you arrive at Gate 2 (main entrance with large Watkins Glen International sign) then continue up the hill, under the tunnel and straight through 2 stop signs until you see the Media Center (large two-story building with green roof). Parking is close by the Media Center in the open parking lot.

Our Auction Items (live/silent) – please check back as more are being added! Click the links for photos of the items.

  • A handmade, wooden Porch Swing for 2 from Ken MacDonald
  • One of a kind Glass Vase by Carl Siglin (he will be at the event to explain his technique during the Live Auction)
  • Framed, watercolor painting by Mary Louise Hart
  • Thomas Kinkade lighted lighthouses and cottages
  • Handmade Jewelry from Deb MacDonald
  • FLXOPOLY Board Game donated by Deb MacDonald
  • Garden Painting by Catherine Copp
  • Corian Cutting Boards donated by John & Susie Alexander
  • Teapot & Tea Basket donated by Christine Baxter
  • Patriotic Wreath donated by Sue Randall
  • Schooner Excursions gift certificate for their new boat, Remedy donated by Schooner Excursions
  • Overnight Stay from Hudson Manor Bed & Breakfast
  • Round of Golf & Lessons from Golf Pro from the Elmira Country Club
  • Studio Session for Portraits from Tantalo Photography
  • 2 Escape Room Tickets from Great Escape Adventures, Arnot Mall
  • Free Pretzels from Auntie Anne’s, Arnot Mall
  • Heating or A/C Inspection from Drake Heating
  • 90 Minute Float from Inner Peace Floats
  • Overnight Stay & Breakfast for 2 from the Hilton Garden Inn, Horseheads
  • Reserved Tasting for 4 from Fulkerson Winery 
  • 2-9 holes greens fees from Watkins Glen Golf Course
  • 2 Tickets to “Celtic Woman” at The Clemens Center
  • 2 Myrtle Coffee Mugs from MacKenzie-Childs
  • Fun, pool supplies donated by Ann Meyers

Our 2017 Sponsors

Watkins Glen International
Americrown Catering

Table Sponsors:
Chemung Canal Trust Company
Justice & Peace

In-Kind Sponsors:
An Artist’s Depiction
Mr. Curt Connelly
Stillman’s Greenhouse & Garden Center
The Unusual Suspects

Our Planning Committee: John Carozza, Deb MacDonald, Heather O’Grady-Evans, Katie Rhodes, Lindsay Winters