4th Annual Meri Goyette Arts Award Live and Silent Auction Items

This Meri Goyette Arts Award Luncheon had an exciting array of items for your bidding pleasure including great wines, gift certificates from our generous local merchants and many other items.

Live Auction Items


Authentic Korean BBQ Experience for Eight

The one of a kind experience can take place in your home or can be hosted by Chef Kate Prolman in her beautiful home. Chef Kate will be using an INDOOR/OUTDOOR PORTABLE GRILL complete with starters, side dishes and dessert. Bring your own Booze, Wine or Korean Beer. 

Donated by: Kate’s Kitchen Cooking Classes; Value: $400


Lunch With Mayor Jim Donchess

Have the opportunity to spend some time with the City of Nashua’s new, very busy mayor, Jim Donchess. After chatting with him in his office, he will give you a tour of City Hall and a first- hand explanation of how the city departments work, then take you to lunch at a downtown restaurant of your choice.  Don’t miss this enlightening experience for anyone interested in Nashua’s city government. Minimum bid $300.

Donated by: Mayor Jim Donchess Value: Priceless


Ballgame Party With Benefits

An opportunity to have your own Holman Stadium Luxury Box for you and 15 friends or family members for a Nashua Silver Knights regular season game, complete with popcorn, soft drinks and your own waitress.  The benefits?  Someone in your party will sing The Star-Spangled Banner before the game begins, and another person will throw the first ceremonial pitch at beginning of the game.  Date dependent on availability.  Not available for opening night, July 3, and Thursday, Friday, or Saturday games.

Donated by: Nashua Silver Knights Value: $275


Zulu Nyala South Africa Photo Safari for Two

Stay six days and nights with luxury accommodations in the heart of Zululand – one of the richest wildlife conservation regions in Africa. Experience two game viewing activities per day with professional game rangers in open viewing vehicles. Savor three meals a day prepared by international chefs with an African flair. An opportunity of a lifetime to take extraordinary photos, view breathtaking panoramic scenery, and experience the thrill of seeing up close some of the most spectacular wildlife on the planet. Does not include airfare, transfers, optional side trips, personal beverages or phone calls. Non-transferable or refundable. Must be used within two years of purchase date.

Donated by: Zulu Nyala Group
Value: $5,950.


Lunch for Four and Garden Tour

Beth and James Aponovich have graciously donated lunch and a tour of the gardens at their Peterborough home and studio for four people.  Both are artists who create alone in their studios, but share a passion for working in their gardens and cooking in their kitchen together.  A rare treat for the winning bidder.

Donated by: James and Elizabeth Aponovich
Value: Priceless!


Round of Golf for Four

Enjoy 18 holes of golf for four with spectacular vistas.  The all bent grass golf course, formerly rated #1 in New Hampshire by Golf Digest magazine, is consistently maintained to the highest quality standards.  Your golf experience will be a memorable one.

Donated by: Sky Meadow Country Club
Value: $400

Silent Auction Items


Raffle Item


Bathed in Blue

by Monique Sakellarios

The painting is 4" by 4" and is framed.

Donated by: C. Burney
Value: $345