MAYVILLE - The Chautauqua Leadership Network will hold its annual auction at 6 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary of Lourdes RC Church Hall, 22 E. Chautauqua St. in Mayville. All proceeds provide scholarships for the Class of 2014.
The theme of the auction is "It's a Halloween Party" including prizes for costumes (which are optional) and special tricks and treats. The night will begin with a silent auction at 6 p.m. followed by the live auction by Dr. David Brown at 7 p.m. The event is open to the public and the cost of $15 per person includes food, beer, wine and soft drinks. To reserve tickets, please call 338-1555.
Items for the auction have been donated by the network members, family, friends and many members of the business community. Items include: a new notebook laptop computer, a handmade jewelry chest, original artwork, antique furniture, tickets to a Buffalo Bills game, kayak rentals, gift certificates for fine dining among many other items.
Auctioneer Dave Brown (middle) discussing items to be auctioned with Bob Rogers, auction co-chair and the unofficial CLN mascot, who makes surprise appearances for select CLN fun events.
To view the catalogue, go to www.charityauctionorganizer.com/auction/cln2013.
Chautauqua Leadership Network's mission is to develop effective community based leaders.
For additional information, visit www.chautauqualeadership.org.