CARNIVAL – St. Mary’s Parish Auction

Mark Your Calendar for our annual parish auction which will be held on October 14, 2017!

This year’s auction theme is “CARNIVAL”. Cotton candy, carnival games, clowns and of course plenty of food can all be expected!  Ticket sales will begin in August. Donations – items and/or cash – are now being accepted and can be dropped off at the parish office during the week.

We have three raffle items this year:

$300 Casey’s Gift Cards
$300 Scheel’s Sporting Goods gift card
$300 Verizon gift card

These will be once again $1 per raffle ticket

We have a quilt again this year. It is a 1930’s vintage quilt – Water Lilies. Look for a flyer which will be available after Masses starting in August. Here is some specifics:

Measurements — 78” x 93” (full/double bed size)
Style — Hand embroidery and applique
Year Made — 1930’s
Year Quilted — 2017
Hand Quilting — Capital Hill Christian Church Quilters


Here are some of the items available for the auction (list will be updated as they are donated):

  • Cubs Win autographed last out from World Series by winning pitcher Mike Montgomery
  • Made by parishioner Craig Nelson, this $300+ item is a great addition to our Live auction for Carnival.
  • An Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz autographed item of the winner’s choice
  • Diamond Necklace donated by Duane Ziel
  • Enclosure canopy tent (10×13) and four deluxe folding chairs
  • US Flag Hanging Rack
  • Fr Greg’s famous pork chop dinner for