The Monroe County Historical Association will be hosting an exquisite three-course wine-pairing dinner and auction fundraiser on Thursday, September 6, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The 4th annual “Raise your Glass & Support the Past” event will be held at The Lodge at Mountain Springs Lake, Reeders, PA. Wine will complement each course.
Bushkill Falls, The Niagara of Pennsylvania is the 2018 Premier Sponsor for the “Raise your Glass & Support the Past” fundraiser.
High-quality live and silent auction items will complete the evening. Auction items include artwork by Dorothy Strauser, May Banta, Charlene Taylor, Jack Savitsky, Dee Huxster, Mary Jane Arner, Andri Protsouk, and Sherwood Samet.
Getaway auction items include a seven-day South African Guided Safari for two people at Safari Lodge (includes all meals and two game drives per day on Zululand Rhino Reserve) and a ten-day canal-front house rental at Big Pine Key (30 miles from Key West, Florida).
A variety of other auction items consist of restaurant and business gift certificates, passes to Kalahari Water Park, a one-year membership to Northwood Racquet Club, Duckloe furniture, unique experience packages, photography sessions, evaluation with registered nutritionist, wine baskets, sport packages, artwork, and much more. Hartzell’s Auction Gallery is generously donating their auction services for this event and Erin McClelland will provide the musical entertainment for the evening.
The cost of the “Raise Your Glass & Support the Past” fundraiser is $125.00 per person and reservations with payment must be made by Friday, August 24, 2018.
All proceeds benefit the Monroe County Historical Association, a 501(c) 3 non-profit cultural and learning center that assists the area’s diverse community of residents and visitors in connecting the past with the present. A portion of the funds raised will be used to assist with the preservation of the organization’s museum and library collections.
For additional information or to make a reservation, please contact the Monroe County Historical Association at (570) 421-7703 or visit www.MonroeHistorical.org.