There’s no better way to watch a baseball game then from a box! And these are one of the best views of the stadium – in the D.C. Council Skybox above home plate! Enjoy four tickets for a mutually agreeable date to be determined in consultation with winning bidder. Selected game must be prior to September 1, 2017.
Donated by: Councilmember Charles Allen
This is the perfect getaway! Enjoy 5 days / 4 nights in a 3BR/3BA condo located at the legendary Tidewater Golf Club in North Myrtle Beach, SC. A perfect place for a golf getaway as you'll have access to 100+ courses through the Grand Strand. Or, take a long weekend beach trip and enjoy nearby family activities such as Barefoot Landing & Broadway at the Beach. Within the private Tidewater community you'll have access to a pool, hot tub, tennis courts, and clubhouse with dining. Offered from Memorial Day through October 31st, 2017, with dates subject to availability. Please contact the owners regarding available dates.
Donated by: Mark Ellison
Ahh, Curbside! Having one of those weeks where Every Minute Counts? Bid on a week (mutually agreed upon) of curbside drop off AND pick up by either Ilene or Sandy. Call ahead or set a time and have our Administrative Staff right there to escort your child to their classroom as they hop out of the car. Multiple kids included, of course.
Donated by: Sandy Garrity and Ilene Lewis
Enjoy a visit to the Sweetest Place on Earth! Your trip to Hershey, PA, will be filled with a little something for everyone! This package consists of four tickets to Hershey Park, four tickets to the Hershey Gardens, and four tickets to the Hershey Story museum.
Donated by: Julia Strasser and Andrew Cassidy-Amstutz
The line still snakes down the block at Rose’s Luxury and of course, it still does not take reservations…except for you! Yes, along with this $150 gift certificate, you will get guaranteed reservations for two people! That’s right – RESERVATIONS at this coveted restaurant! Just a few stipulations: (1) The reservations is only valid for two persons; (2) The reservation can only be made for after 7:00 pm; (3) Reservations cannot be made on holidays.
Donated by: Kathleen and Kevin Loden & Rose’s Luxury
Is your house not big enough for a party? Not sure how to entertain three-year-olds? Well, we’ve got the perfect solution! Celebrate your child’s birthday at Little Scholars with Mr. Skip! You’ll have use of the Little Scholars’ playground or multi-purpose for running around, food, and cake. And Mr. Skip, D.C.’s most popular singer for kids, will perform for the children so you don’t have to entertain them! Date to be mutually agreed upon.
Donated by: Mr. Skip
Do you love Chinese food? Are you tired of always having to go out or order in when you are craving some? Well now you can learn how to make a great five-course Chinese dinner for your family! Our very own Little Scholars Panda Assistant and cooking extraordinaire, Sharon Adelman, will teach you how to make a delicious Chinese meal for four. Sharon will bring all the ingredients to your home (on a weekend of your choice) and you will participate as sous chefs to help prepare the meal. The meal will include vegetable soup, steamed fish, a chicken dish, veggies, and rice (either white or stir fried). And to finish it all off, you’ll help her make a delicious fried banana in pastry wrappers with ice cream for dessert. Yum!
Donated by: Sharon Adelman
Enjoy 5 days/4 nights along the sun-filled South Carolina shore in an oceanfront 2BR/2BA (1 king/ 2 doubles/ sofa bed) condo located at the Avista Resort in North Myrtle Beach. You'll have access to both indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs, a lazy river, on-site restaurant, and many family activities nearby. Offered from October 2017 to April 2018, with dates subject to availability. Please contact the owners regarding available dates.
Donated by: Jacqui Newman and Kevin McKeon
According to Benjamin Franklin, “Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.” Treat your friends, family and fellow wine lovers to a private wine tasting for up to 20 people by Total Wine & More. Select between a seated gathering with a class style atmosphere or a walk around event, where your guests can not only learn about the wines they taste but are also able to mingle. You will also be able to choose from one of their popular themes: California Dreaming, An Inspiring Taste of Italy, or Tour de France. Total Wine & More will provide eight hand-selected wines, stemware, an educational handout for tasting notes and a private room within their store. One of the wine experts will be on hand to present and discuss each delicious wine featured during your two hour private wine tasting. Available in either the Alexandria or McLean, VA, stores. Available through December 31, 2017
Donated by: Total Wine & More
Let Little Scholars Director, Ilene Lewis, and Assistant Director, Sandy Garrity, spend the day with your children and give you a break! Ilene and Sandy will pick up your child(ren) after breakfast and return them before dinner. They will take them on a fun day of exploration and out for lunch. Options could include the National Zoo, a movie, bowling, museum – it will be kids’ choice! Up to three children ages two and up! Does not have to be from the same family. Either Saturday or Sunday, excluding holiday weekends. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Available through May 5. 2018.
Donated by: Ilene Lewis and Sandy Garrity
24th Annual Little Scholars Auction
May 5, 2017
The Hill Center
921 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20003
You have the opportunity to help provide high quality child care to children of families struggling to catch-up in this difficult economy.
Little Scholars Child Development Center provides excellent care for a diverse variety of families. And that is only made possible by the funds we raise at our one fundraising event of the year.
The Annual Little Scholars Auction raises tuition assistance for low-income families and helps fund projects, programs, and supplies for the center.
Thank you in advance for your contribution!
Little Scholars is a 501(c)(3) organization.