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LIVE AUCTION ITEMS

 KateFritz Lunch and Learn with SRF's Executive Director, Kate Fritz: You've heard of the South River Federation's great work, but don't you wish you really knew the background of the passions, the goals, and the projects that motivate this group? Have a delicious lunch with Kate Fritz and ask all your questions. Not only will she share the challenges and rewards of the Federation's work to improve the river, but you will also find her a truly delightful lunch companion!    DavidInternFish Help Us Help the River - Call for the Cause: All of your support will go towards funding an intern and funding local community restoration projects. The Federation is excited to give students the experience of working with a non-profit and helping to complete much-needed projects. They will learn about two programs--restoration and water quality monitoring. Call for the Cause starts at the $1,000 level, then $500, $250, $100, $50. 
 SanteeKayakrot Meet the newest member of Hurricane's popular Santee Series - The Santee 120 S. Twelve feet of super stable, super sexy kayak with excellent tracking and stylish aesthetics. Designed with a hard-chined hull for superior performance, fresh deck styling for a great new look, their incorporation of a Frame Seat System for comfort, and a generous sport cockpit for easy entry and exit, the Santee 120 S has exceeded their expectations for a recreational kayak.   HotAirBalloon Up, Up in the Air -- Hot Air Ballooning for Four: Friendship Hot Air Ballooning invites you on a spectacular adventure flying over beautiful Howard Carroll and Frederick. 
Donated by Bev and Steve Marcus.
Annapolis Yacht Sales  Sunset Cruise for 8: Enjoy cocktails and appetizers aboard a brand new Beneteau on a sunset cruise for 8 with Annapolis Yacht Sales.   PuertoVallartaVacation  Puerto Vallarta Vacation: Spend a glorious week at the Grand Luxe Residence Club with Vida Vacations in Puerto Vallarta -- details coming!
       
  

TRULY TERRIFIC

 JesseMon A Day on the River with Jesse Iliff, SRF Riverkeeper: What exactly does a Riverkeeper do? Find out by spending a couple of hours with Jesse - exploring creeks, helping with monitoring and enjoying a picnic on the South River.   SR Chart unique  One-of-a-kind South River Nautical Chart: Unique large framed chart of South River created by our own GIS mapping Citizen Scientist - none other like it!!
 Dodon The Vineyards at Dodon - Tour and Tasting: Tour the Vineyards at Dodon and enjoy a tasting for 8. This Davidsonville 550-acre working farm, the largest in Anne Arundel County.   boatyard Beach Bash  Boatyard Beach Bash - Two VIP Tickets to the 2017 Boatyard Beach Bash: Close out the summer with a bang! Imagine a night in the islands featuring former members of Jimmy Buffet's Coral Reefers! The event of the season!
ritz  Ritz Carlton Pentagon City - a One-Night Weekend Stay with breakfast for two: Pamper yourself with a stay at the luxurious Ritz in Pentagon City. You can try out some of the amenities or just relax and enjoy this beautiful hotel.    duck hunt Duck Hunt on the South River: Traditional duck and goose hunt with South River native John Flood.
disney  The Magical World of Disney - 4 One-Day Park Hopper Tickets: Pack your bags and head to one of the fabulous Disney Theme parks. Explore lands of endless enhancement, where your fantasy becomes reality. You don't want to miss a beautiful moment of Magic!    southwest airlines logo detail Southwest Airlines - 4 one-way flight e-passes: Plan your trip! 4 one-way Southwest flight e-passes. Combine them for round trip travel anywhere in the continental US including Puerto Rico.
 Brumar Gardens Gas Grill - The Wrangler from Bru-Mar Garden Center: The Wrangler is built solid and sturdy and with the same great cooking performance as all the Holland Grills. The access panel makes it simple to access the burner for cleaning and as always, you'll love the way the food turns out.   orioles Orioles Box Seat Tickets - Enjoy 6 field box seats to the 2017 Orioles game. Section 38. Two  parking passes included! Donated by Elizabeth and Ken Lundeen.
ravens Ravens Tickets - Two mid-field upper level seats to one Baltimore Ravens game during the 2017 season.
  ANP weathervanes  Blue Heron Weathervane--Stunning on any rooftop! Follow the wind with your very own Blue Heron weathervane - with patina finish from Annapolis Weathervanes LLC. 

 

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

 jangratz You 'll Look Wonderful with Jan Gratz Photography: Enjoy a Portrait session with Jan Gratz Photography, and an additional gift.   Hartcorn Studio  Your Family will Look Beautiful with a Hartcorn Studios Photography Session: A Photography Session Includes one Family Portrait Session, an 8" canvas and a signed copy of Mr. Hartcorn's "Hurricane Isabel" 
 Kfoury Watercolor Egret Water Color: You will love this serene framed 8" by 12" water color egret painted  by our own South River Federation supporter, Mary Kfoury.     Folk Art Sign: The Angling Edge Fishing Tackle Co. (16 1/4'' H by 17'' W)
  Oyster Bowl/Platter: Individually sand cast and polished     Vintage Folk Art Sign: Lucky Lures Paw Paw Bait Co. (10 1/2'' H by 12'' W) 
 frameshoppe The Frame Shoppe - $50 Gift Certificate: Have your treasured photos or artwork framed by this family-owned and operated business. You will receive the finest quality framing at a terrifically reasonable price!    marias pic place Eastport Boat Parade signed poster and $25 Gift Certificate for Framing at Maria's Picture Place: The Boat Parade is part of the annual Annapolis holiday season. Enjoy this fabulous 2013 signed poster AND a $25 gift certificate for framing.
  Thomas Point Lighthouse Photograph: Taken by local photographer, Tony J-but with a twist. He used a drone! You'll love this gorgeous photo of this iconic site!    jannaashtonportraits  Travel & Portrait Package--great gift for a newly engaged couple! Full Luxury "get out of town" hotel and portrait package. Luxury accomodations for 2 at the Annapolis Waterfront Hotel and a fully luxury portrait session. Includes a catered lunch, a lush gift bag of goodies, professional hair and make-up and a beautiful 14' portrait from your session.
       
 
 

 WINE AND DINE

 Killarney House Gift Certificvate for Killarney House Irish Restaurant and Pub: Savor true Irish food and hospitality, using these two $25 gift certificates. Carrolls Creek logo  Carrol's Creek Cafe Gift Certificate: Enjoy great food and wine at this Cafe on the waterfront with a $50 gift certificate.
 Starbucks Starbucks $50 Gift Card and Goodie Basket: Start your morning with the aroma and taste of fresh coffee, and enjoy an assortment of accompanying goodies!  The Narrows  The Narrows Restaurant Gift Certificate: Watch the sun set while you eat dinner on the water at the Narrows with a $100 gift certificate.
 sinfronterascafe Sin Fronteras Cafe Gift Card: Savor Mexican and Latin American cuisine with a Miami flare using this $25 gift card. Chads BBQ  Chad's BBQ $50 Gift Certificate: Want some true, delicious 'Cue? Check out Chad's BBQ with this $50 gift certificate.
boatyardBG  Boatyard Bar & Grill Gift Certificate:  A $50 Gift certificate to one of Annapolis' favorite places to hang out!  whole foods logo Whole Foods Annapolis - Crab Platter and $50 Gift Certificate: Enjoy a shopping adventure with this $50 gift certificate at any Whole Foods  
MainandMarket  Main & Market Gift Card: Annapolis' favorite cafe for locals and visitors! Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Grapes  Grapes Wine Bar Certificate: Pop in to your local wine bar and enjoy an evening at Grapes!
thehoneyhive  Chocolate Crab Basket: Enjoy a sweet treat from Cakes by Rachael/The Honey Hive Bakery. MUSE PaintbarLogo 1  Muse Paint Bar: GET CREATIVEMuse combines painting instruction with a restaurant & bar – hosting painting sessions 7 days a week at all of our locations. All ages are welcome and no prior experience is required! 
 wine image 2 Wine Cellars of Annapolis - Basket of Wine.  paladar Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar Gift Certificate $25 Gift Certificate: Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar is a fresh, colorful and fun Latin American restaurant experience inspired by Central & South America, Cuba and the Latin Caribbean.Head downtown and enjoy a great view of Ego Alley while you enjoy a great breakfast buffet. An Annapolis staple! 
pitboysbbq  Pit Boys $25 Gift Card: Enjoy great Bar-be-que, Crabs beyond belief and MORE! Davis Pub  Davis' Pub Gift Certificate: Enjoy a meal at the best local pub in Eastport 
Landrys Inc. Logo  Landry's Restaurant Group - $50 Gift Certificate: Charthouse, Morton's, McCormick and Schmick or Bubba Gumps are all part of this restaurant group - pick your favorite and enjoy!!  Landrys Inc. Logo Landry's Restaurant Group - $100 Gift Certificate: Charthouse, Morton's, McCormick and Schmick or Bubba Gumps are all part of this restaurant group - pick your favorite and enjoy!! 
whole foods logo  Whole Foods $25 Gift Card: Fresh, tasty - what's not to like about heading to Whole Foods?  Starbucks  Starbucks $50 Gift Card: Start your morning with the aroma and taste of fresh coffee! Enjoy this gift card at your favorite Starbucks! 
BuudysCrabs  Buddy's Crabs and Ribs Sunday Breakfast Buffet: Head downtown and enjoy a great view of Ego Alley while you enjoy a great breakfast buffet. An Annapolis staple!  Pirates Cove Pirates Cove Restaurant Gift Certificate: You can drive or boat to this classic waterfront restaurant in Galesburg. Enjoy the outdoor decks while dining with a $50 gift certificate. 
grumps  Grumps Cafe Gift Certificate: Enjoy a "take out" tray with a $50 gift certificate, 2 coupons for six sliders wach and two milkshakes and a bag of Grumps signature coffee. One of Annapolis' favorite eateries -- where else do your servers get to wear their PJ's to work?! destinationcakes  Destination Dessert - Custom Designed Celebration Cake: Make your next celebration extra special with a custom desgined celebration cake! Sports Fan? Having a birthday party? Enjoy!!
 Great Frogs Great Frogs Winery Premium Tasting: Sample 7 dry wines and finish with a glass of your choice. Tasting includes a souvenir glass and a Great Frogs Tasting Notes Book. Reservations required.   49west  49 West - Lunch for 2: 49 West is "Annapolis' Living Room," bringing art, music and community together with great food and drink in an ambiance inspired by the traditional European coffeehouse.
Osteria177 Osteria 177 on Main Street - $100 Gift Card: Osteria 177 is one of Annapolis' premier dining spots, thriving on the taste and passion that encompasses Italian coastal cuisine. The Italian word "osteria" means host and Chef/Owner Arturo Ottaviano takes that meaning very seriously.    allAMsteakhouse  All American Steakhouse - $25 Gift Certificate: The All American Steakhouse and Sports Theater is a family-friendly casual dining steakhouse providing good, old-fashioned, friendly service, while serving high-quality food, featuring dry-aged steaks, hand-cut by our in-house buthcer and all of this in a fun, energetic, sports-themed atmosphere.
SamsWF Sam's Waterfront Cafe Gift Card: On the water, award winning menu and wine list, terrific live music on the weekends... nothing better!   yellowfin  Yellowfin Steak and Fish House - Brunch for 4: Fabulous views of our own South River and great food - what a great way to spend a Sunday!
 

  OUTDOOR ADVENTURES AND SPORTS

 golfer image 2 Head for the Greens! A Round of Golf for Four at The Golf Club at South River: Invite your best friends for a foursome of golf. kayaker  Kayaks for a Day from Eastern Mountain Sports: Enjoy a day on the River with 2 kayak rentals (includes paddles and PFDs) from Eastern Mountain Sports. 
SUP image  Stand Up Paddleboard for a day with Eastern Mountain Sports: Bring a friend and discover why paddleboarding is so popular with this 1-day rental of 2 Stand Up paddleboards.   Rowing Image  Learn to Row Session with Annapolis Rowing Club: Gain a new skill and get out on the water with a Learn to Row class with Annapolis Rowing Club.
annapolis boat show  Annapolis Fall Sailboat Show: Join in the Fun! Two One-day general admission tickets to the Annapolis Fall 2017 Sailboat Show at City Dock. (Oct. 6-9)    Annapolis Yacht Sales Annapolis Yacht Sales, Sunset Cruise for 8: 2 hours charter cruise with cocktails and appetizers aboard a new Beneteau Boat on the Chesapeake Bay.
 standUPPB Stand Up Paddle Board Rental - East of Maui: Enjoy the River, and get some great exercise as well!    patagonia Patagonia Gear "Basket of Packs": Our incredible partner, Patagonia, has sent us a box full of outdoor gear. Hiking, trekking or just going to the market - these incredible packs are just for you!
 annapolis boat show Annapolis Fall Powerboat Show: Join in the Fun! Two One-day general admission tickets to the 2017 Annapolis Fall Powerboat Show at City Dock. (Oct. 13-15)   bowie baysox  Bowie Baysox Tickets: Enjoy a Bowie Baysox game
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Swim Passes AAC Swim Center - 
Get fit, have fun, and escape the heat! One North Arundel Aquatic Center Pool Pass & 2 AA County Regional Park Passes.
  beneteau 45  Sunset Cruise for 12 - This Is the Life!: Let the warm breeze relax you as you enjoy a three hour sunset sail for up to 12 people aboard a sailing catamaran, leaving and returning to Liberty Marina. It includes the captain, fuel costs, a casse of Heineken and two bottles of white wine. A superb way to enjoy the Bay! 
NatAqua  Baltimore Aquarium Passes for Four: At the National Aquarium there is always something new and amazing to see! This is one of the country's best aquariums, fascinating for both adults and children alike.     Bass Pro Shops Bass Pro Shops $50 Gift Certificate: For the best hunting and fishing gear! Including an archery lane, rock climbing wall, and a full aquarium with waterfall, the Bass Pro Shops retail store is a leader among Baltimore fishing and hunting outfitters.
oldsouthCC   Old South Country Club Round of Golf for 4: Escape the busy work week and enjoy a foursome of golf - including carts. Your friends will love to join you and you'll treasure the getaway!    washingtonNats Two Washington Nationals Tickets: Head to a 2017 Washinton Nationals regular season home game at Nationals Park. "Take me out to the Ballgame!" 
JWorld Annapolis Logo  J-World "TrySail" Class - 2 person Introductory Class and Lunch at Davis Pub: J-World offers classes for every sailing ability - this one is a 2-person, 3-hour introductory sailing lesson and harbour cruise in Annapolis. After your class grab a burger at Davis' Pub right down the street.    JWorld Annapolis Logo J-World "TrySail" Class - 2 person Introductory Class: J-World offers classes for every sailing ability - this one is a 2-person, 3-hour introductory sailing lesson and harbour cruise in Annapolis.
 pocahontasmarina Short Haul for your Boat - Time to Clean it Up!: Inclues haul out, pressure wash, and 1/2 hour hang time for up to a 40' boat at Pocahontas Marine.    

 

BODY & SOUL

 yoga pic Simply Stronger 6-week Yoga Class: Enjoy a 6-week Yoga Class and relax your mind, body and soul.   hudson fouquet logo web Hudson & Fouquet $60 gift card: Enjoy a day at the salon with a gift card towards services at either location - Edgewater or West St. 
 massage envy logo Massage Envy One-Hour Massage: Who doesn't love a massage at the end of a tough week! Enjoy!   elements therapeutic massage logo Edgewater Elements Massage: Relax! Enjoy a deliciously relaxing 1-hour massage! 
 Fitness Studio Medical Weight Loss 8-week program: Includes 4 visits with Obesity Medicine physician including Body Composition Analysis at each visit. Food Products to replace 2 meals per day for 8 weeks. and 4 sets of Vitamin B12 and Lipo-B injections  simplystronger Simply Stronger Yoga Class: 6-week Yoga Class will relax your mind, body, and soul.
 candles  Candles off Main - Basket of Wonderful Scents: Candles off Main has sent a lovely basket of freesia scented goodies--candle, lotion, handcream in a lovely light spring scent as well as a wick trimmer and a 15% off coupon.      

 

MUSIC, THEATER, & LOCAL CULTURE

Live arts maryland  Annapolis Chorale Subscriptions for Two - Lift Your Spirits with Joyous Song: Two full-season subscriptions to the Annapolis Chorale 2016-17 Season--From the classics to your favorite musical.    compass rose theater  Compass Rose Theater Tickets: Two tickets to one 2017 Season Performance of Pygmalion. Enjoy a show from a company that has won rave reviews. 
 ASO Annapolis Symphony Orchestra Tickets: 2 Section B tickets to one Lexus Classic concert. Uniquely interesting concerts offer a blend of both new and classic music   colonial players logo  Plan a Night Out at The Colonial Players: Four tickets to any regularly scheduled production during Colonial Players' 68th season. Reservations must be made in advance.
spymuseum  International Spy Museum Tickets for Two: What does it take to be a spy? Travel around the world and learn about the world's second oldest profession - from the spies themselves! Your mission begins here...   HistoricLondonTown  Membership to Historic London Town & Gardens. Enjoy History and Gardens: A membership for 4 to Historic London Town & Gardens. Enjoy the historic buildings and gardens, participate in fun annual activities at this gorgeous venue right in our own backyard!
 Center stageLogo Grayscale onWhite Centerstage TicketsEnjoy four tickets to Centerstage in Baltimore.   newseum  Newseum Tickets (2) - There's more to every story!: Find out for yourself why everyone is calling the Newseum the best experience in Washington, D.C. has to offer! It's interactive exhibits explore free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition. 
 

JEWELRY & ACCESSORIES

JenniferKingDesigns Jewelry 2017   Jennifer King Designs - Beautiful Long gold plated chain necklace with a gemstone cluster pendant and matching hammered gold fill hoop earrings with Aqua gemstones.     Hoop earrings with Aqua gemstones: Jewelry designer Jennifer Kling's beautiful hammered gold hoop earrings with aqua gemstones. 
  Amethyst and Quartz on Sterling Chain: This beautiful necklace is a quartz point with flourite briolete and amethyst drops on a sterling silver chain. Yin Yang charm.     Our own Sarah Giordano has hand-painted 6 oysters and turned them into holiday ornaments... What better way to show your love of our South River oysters! 

 

HOME & GARDEN

Sylva logo  Sylva Native Nursery Package: There's nothing like a beautiful fresh garden in the summer--add to yours! Package includes: One 4/5' Sweetbay magnolia    Bird Feed the Birds: A feeder, and a bag of premium birdseed will have the birds come a flocking!
 HD2 2-Hour Architectural Consultation with HD Squared Architects: Have some renovation ideas perking? Spend two hours with Melanie Hartwig-Davis and get dreaming and scheming!    ClayBakers The Clay Bakers Gift Certificate: $10 Gift card to The Clay Bakers
 hummingbird Bird Watching Anyone?: Birders will LOVE this terrific selection of supplies including the Peterson Field Guide and a pair of Nikon field glasses. Don't forget the suet, and the hummingbird nectar and you will never have to leave your backyard!    MDpillow Maryland Proud! Handmade Accent Pillow: This priceless pillow was handmade and has exquisite details showing off our incredible state. This will be an heirloom worthy of being passed down through the generations!
Chesapeake Bay Wooden Clock  Chesapeake Bay Nautical Chart Clock: Wooden nautical chart clock of the Chesapeake Bay by Nautical North.    BORGES Blue Cornflower Garden Orb Mosaic Garden Orb: This stunning garden will become a year round focal point in your garden. Handcrafted from Italian and Mexican smalti and vitreous tile by local Annapolis artist Terri Borges. 
  Handmade chrocheted  soft brown Afghan by Hooks and Needles is 100% acrylic yarn, machine washable, 37" by 60".    dogtraining Dog Training - 3 Private in-home lessons: Sit means Sit is an incredible dog training team! Dogs young and old will benefit from 3 hours of training within the privavcy of your own home. This package is a steal! 
chesapeakecarwash Cheapeake Car Wash - It's clean, shiny car time! 2 Gift certificates for services (car wash with detailing options).    washhausCW 2 Gift Certificates for Wash Haus services (car wash, detailing, etc).

 

...AND MORE!

 Franklin toys

Franklin's Toys Gift Card and Crab Puzzle: Always be ready for an upcoming birthday party with this $50 gift certificate.

    Game Night with Grandma and Grandpa: A basket filled with goodies for your grandchildren, your children, or your friend's children! Games, books and snuggle toys - what could be more fun!
 Loco Coco Bike Cup Holders

'Loco Coco' Bike Cup Holders: ShoreThangs created whimsical Art inspired and created by shoe finds. These coconut bike holders will brighten your day every time you head our for a bike ride!

 dogtoys Dogs Rule! Basket of Doggie Items your pup will love: Your dogs will drool over this basket of items...from tasty treats and a cool water bottle to a hefty supply of poop bags....what more could any dog owner need?

Executive Coaching - 1  hour: Organizational Development needs? Strategic Planning Challenges? Utilize this terrific offer of an hour of Executive Coachig with seasoned coaching professional, Michael Haynes.

 srflogo pmslarge South River Federation "For the Love of the River" Backet: Enjoy a 1-hour landscaping consult with one of our restoration team, as well as a personal tour of one of our restoration sites. The staff has also put together a few of their favorite SRF things... field guides, landscaping and gardening books, and of course hats, wine glasses, koozies and the ever important SRF bumper stickers!
 

Collectors take note! 2017 one ounce Silver Eagles, NGC MS-70 225th Anniversary Holder: The U.S. Silver Eagle coin, struck in pure silver, is one of the most popular issues of the U.S. Mint. This classis silver Panda, issued by the Chinese government is struck in pure silver and house is a special black RETRO holder from Numismatic Guarantee Corporation (NGC). Both coins have been graded by the NGC. 

   Junior River Explorer Basket Junior River Explorer Basket of Goodies: Get your kids or grandkids out on the River to explore! With kids aged 4-8 in mind, this basket includes books about the bay, small binoculars, net and small crab trap, small fishing rods, hand puppets and cool thermal water bottles.

MORE TO COME!