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Evening of Entertainment and Auction of Talents in Retford
From: Tuesday, 06 March 2018
To: Saturday, 24 March 2018
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Location

Retford Town Hall
17 The Square,
RETFORD
DN22 6DE

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John or Jo Pritchard

Evening of Entertainment and Auction of Talents

Retford Town Hall
Saturday 24th March 2018      7pm to 11pm

The Auction of Talents is being organised by John and Jo Pritchard who are raising vital funds the Brain Research Trust, the charity they are supporting with their London Marathon 2018 challenge.

The Auction takes place on the evening of Saturday 24th March 2018 also with professional singer, Jessica Mary Brett, Jon Rogers on acoustic guitar, and local band What Goes Around.

Tickets for the evening are just £5 each.

How can you help?
  • Are you willing to give up a couple of hours of your time to help someone with their shopping or do some gardening?
  • Are you a demon at making birthday cakes or would you like to offer to host a meal at your home?
  • Do you have a secret talent for fixing broken things or painting garden fences?
  • if you have any particular talent you can donate or are even prepared to just do some work for someone (ironing, shopping, dog walking, etc) then PLEASE, PLEASE donate a few hours of your time for this Charity Auction.

There are already some amazing promises for auction, including:

  • A day of “decluttering & organisation” services from Gail Scattergood at “The Space Angel”
  • A '2-Course Takeaway' for 2 by Celebrity Masterchef & Radio 2 presenter Reverend Kate Bottley
  • A personal portrait from Cath Ray, professional artist at “Ray Books”
  • A 1:1 Ski lesson with Richard Chandler, professional ski instructor
  • A Photography workshop with Di Fisher from “The Photo Den”
  • 4 hours of counselling or life coaching with Kerri Schad, professional counsellor at Jasmine Trust Yoga Centre, Babworth
  • 4 basketfuls of ironing from Ali Barnett
  • A Cocktail making Masterclass from Spencer's on the Square
  • A place on a Chocolate Truffle making course at the Chocolate Kitchen
  • A Barista Training Session at the Kiwi Cafe
  • Front or back garden fencing panels painted
  • A week's baking for a family of 4
  • A small room painted
  • Bespoke Poem by nationally acclaimed Poet Paul Cookson
  • Ski Lesson at Snozone in Castleford
  • Half Day professional Gardening services
  • A Magnum of Prosecco
  • and many, many more!

Use this link to see all the items promised so far.

If you have a talent or skill we can add to our list for auction, it will be very gratefully received.

Bidding for the promises will start by email on Monday 19th March and run until 12 noon on Saturday 24th March in a similar format to eBay.

The bidding ends live on the evening of Saturday 24th March 2018

 

Download an Auction of Talents Donation Form and further details here

Please contact John or Jo if you would like to make a donation, buy a ticket for the evening or if you have any questions about bidding for the talents and skills.

Tel: 07543 944938; Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Evening of Entertainment and Auction of Talents

Retford Town Hall
Saturday 24th March 2018      7pm to 11pm

The Auction of Talents is being organised by John and Jo Pritchard who are raising vital funds the Brain Research Trust, the charity they are supporting with their London Marathon 2018 challenge.

The Auction takes place on the evening of Saturday 24th March 2018 also with professional singer, Jessica Mary Brett, Jon Rogers on acoustic guitar, and local band What Goes Around.

Tickets for the evening are just £5 each.

How can you help?
  • Are you willing to give up a couple of hours of your time to help someone with their shopping or do some gardening?
  • Are you a demon at making birthday cakes or would you like to offer to host a meal at your home?
  • Do you have a secret talent for fixing broken things or painting garden fences?
  • if you have any particular talent you can donate or are even prepared to just do some work for someone (ironing, shopping, dog walking, etc) then PLEASE, PLEASE donate a few hours of your time for this Charity Auction.

There are already some amazing promises for auction, including:

  • A day of “decluttering & organisation” services from Gail Scattergood at “The Space Angel”
  • A '2-Course Takeaway' for 2 by Celebrity Masterchef & Radio 2 presenter Reverend Kate Bottley
  • A personal portrait from Cath Ray, professional artist at “Ray Books”
  • A 1:1 Ski lesson with Richard Chandler, professional ski instructor
  • A Photography workshop with Di Fisher from “The Photo Den”
  • 4 hours of counselling or life coaching with Kerri Schad, professional counsellor at Jasmine Trust Yoga Centre, Babworth
  • 4 basketfuls of ironing from Ali Barnett
  • A Cocktail making Masterclass from Spencer's on the Square
  • A place on a Chocolate Truffle making course at the Chocolate Kitchen
  • A Barista Training Session at the Kiwi Cafe
  • Front or back garden fencing panels painted
  • A week's baking for a family of 4
  • A small room painted
  • Bespoke Poem by nationally acclaimed Poet Paul Cookson
  • Ski Lesson at Snozone in Castleford
  • Half Day professional Gardening services
  • A Magnum of Prosecco
  • and many, many more!

Use this link to see all the items promised so far.

If you have a talent or skill we can add to our list for auction, it will be very gratefully received.

Bidding for the promises will start by email on Monday 19th March and run until 12 noon on Saturday 24th March in a similar format to eBay.

The bidding ends live on the evening of Saturday 24th March 2018

 

Download an Auction of Talents Donation Form and further details here

Please contact John or Jo if you would like to make a donation, buy a ticket for the evening or if you have any questions about bidding for the talents and skills.

Tel: 07543 944938; Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


time and talents auction2.jpg

Location

Retford Town Hall
17 The Square,
RETFORD
DN22 6DE




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