Kentucky Top 40 Auction, Friday, November 19

Carla Ruschival

Kentucky Top 40 Auction - Register and Bid!

Turn your radio on and bid, buy and have fun at the Top 40 Auction,
happening this coming Friday, Nov. 19, from 7:00 to 10:00 PM Eastern
at the Kentucky Council of the Blind Virtual Conference and

If you love auctions, this one's for you. Listen on ACB Media Channel
8; bid on Zoom from your phone or computer. Read on for a list of the
42 items up for bid and for details on how to listen and register to


If you have already registered for the Kentucky convention, you are
automatically registered for the Top 40 auction. You are also
eligible to win our great door prizes - cash, gift certificates, and
even an accessible laptop or desktop computer.

If you have not registered, call (502) 895-4598 and give us your name,
phone number, and email address. You must register before you can
bid, so don't wait until the last minute to sign up.

Everyone who registers for the convention and for the auction will
receive a special Zoom link and dial-in information which can only be
used for the auction. We encourage you to call in to Zoom and stay on
the line throughout the auction so you are ready to bid on items you

To listen on ACB Media, ask Alexa to open ACB Media and choose 8 when
prompted. find Media on your Victor Reader Stream; listen through the
ACB Link smartphone app; call ACB Media from any telephone at
518-906-1820 and select option 8 from the menu; or go to on your computer.

And now here's the auction items in numbered order. Happy bidding!

1 Handcrafted Decorative Christmas Basket
Donated by Debbie Deatherage, Louisville, KY for the Kentucky Council
of Citizens with Low Vision (KCCLV)

2 $50 Starbucks Gift Card
Donated by Dan and Leslie Spoone, Orlando, FL

3 Classic Almond Roca Buttercrunch Candy
Each piece of Classic Almond Roca® Buttercrunch
from Brown and Haley in Fife, WA, has a toffee center with almonds and
is covered in a signature blend of cocoa beans and almond pieces.
This large 42-oz. resealable canister contains about 98 pieces, each
individually foil wrapped and sealed for freshness.
Donated by Paula Wiese, Lexington, KY

4 Kid and Family Fun Pack
Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head and Twister - fun for kids and fun for all ages.
Donated by Shirley Cain, Bellevue, KY for the Northern Kentucky
Council of the Blind

5 Foldable Music Headphones
Super lightweight over-the-ear headphones and ultra-soft earpads
deliver a -fortable fatigue-free listening experience even for
extended periods of time. Headphones with mic leave your hands free.
Noise isolating; internal precision noise reduction headphones. Wired
circutry effectively eliminates up to 85 percent of background noise.
Donated by Debbie Persons, louisville, KY for KCCLV

6 Teresa's Amazing Fudge
The winning can choose one pound of chocolate, peanut butter, or
chocolate pecan fudge, to be delivered in a green resealable container
with a festive Santa Claus pattern.
Donated by Teresa Escue, Franklin, KY for the South Central Kentucky
Council of the Blind

7 ACB Fanny Pack
Made of durable 600-D polyester, this pack has the ACB logo on the
front and pockets galore. Every nook and cranny offers some storage
potential; can even hold a 20-cell braille notetaker. Choose black or
royal blue.
Donated by Pat Tusing andthe Literacy Project, Indianapolis, IN; an
exhibitor at the 2021 KCB convention

8 Doggone Silver Jewelry Ensemble
Set includes a pendant, bracelet and matching earrings. 8-inch
bracelet with delicate dog and paw charms closes with a bar and ring
toggle clasp. The one-inch pendant can easily slip on your favorite
silver chain. Wire earrings for pierced ears feature one-inch dog
Donated by Terrie Terlau, Louisville, KY for the Guide Dog Users of
Kentuckiana (GDUKI)

9 Maker's Mark Gourmet Bourbon Balls
An elegant gift for family, friends and business associates. Fine,
handcrafted chocolates made from an old family recipe; laced with a
generous touch of Maker's Mark Bourbon. One pound gift box contains
32 delicious pieces.
Donated by the Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana

10 Mary Kay ,; Days of Faves + Bonus Gifts
12 of our most popular Mary Kay items - both FULL SIZE, samples and
deluxe minis - all in one fun box! Each box is individually numbered
1-12, so the recipient of this gift box set gets to open 12 individual
boxes filled with some of our FAVE, highly-rated MK products.
1. Hydrogel Eye Patches Sample
2. Ultimate Mascara in Black
3. Revealing Radiance Facial Peel Sample
4. Unlimited Lip Gloss in Sheer Illusion
5. Foundation Primer
6. Unlimited Lip Gloss Set Deluxe Mini
7. White Tea & Citrus Satin Lips Shea Butter Balm
8. Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover Deluxe Mini
9. Microdermabrasion Plus Set Deluxe Mini
10. Eyeliner in MK Black
11. Liquid Eye Shadow in Light Beam
12. Deep-Cleansing Charcoal Mask
Also includes Mary Kay's Mint Bliss Lotion for Feet and Legs and an
adorable pair of fuzzy socks.
Donated by Amanda Selm, Mary Kay consultant, Louisville, KY for KCB
Next Generation

11 Pink and White Floral Necklace and Bracelet
5 1-inch clusters, each with 7 pink and white flowers, adorn this
19-inch silver chain that can extend to 22 inches and has a lobster
claw clasp. Matching 7.5-inch bracelet has 3 clusters of 7 flowers on
a double silver chain and closes easily with a bar and ring toggle
Donated by Win and David Wilde, Louisville, KY for KCCLV

12 Moonlite BBQ Experience
People come from far and wide to feast at world-famous Moonlite BBQ, a
family-owned restaurant in Owensboro, KY. Enjoy their fabulous
flavors with this box filled with a 1-pound bag of dried bean soup
mix, a 16-oz. jar of burgoo, a 10-oz. jar of peach preserves, a
1-pound tub of cornbread mix, an 18-oz. jar of thick and spicy
Moonlite BBQ sauce, a 6.5-oz. jar barbecue rub, and a 26-oz. jar of
gluten-free and low-sodium black bean and corn salsa.
Donated by the Support Alliance of the VisuY Impaired (SAVI), Owensboro, KY

13 University of Kentucky Purse
A great purse for the Big Blue fan. The bottom and handles of this
10-inch square purse are black. A blue and a white stripe are at the
bottom andthe top. In between the stripes is a blue background with
many UK logos. In the center is a light brown Wildcat with two fang
teeth and his tongue sticking out; his white paw is reaching out with
claws extended. A blue UK logo outlined in black is in front of him.
—es with a zippered keychain purse, approximately 5 by 4 inches, that
is all blue with a white UK in the center.
Donated by Shirley Cain, Bellevue, KY for NKCB

14 Handcrafted Fountain Pen
This presentN-quality handcrafted fountain pen is called the Scream
and is based on the painting by Edward Munch. Made from a solid block
of plastic resin that was poured using colors inspired by the
painting, there are red, orange, blue, green and yellow. This pen is
6" long and tapers from 15 mm at the top to 13 mm at the bottom. It
has a clip on the cap, which unscrews from the body revealing the Jowo
nib. The pen comes with an ink converter, bottle of ink and a
matching pen sleeve. Please note that Alan Shrebtienko, owner of On A
Whim Woodworks, is a KCB member who creates handcrafted pens that are
known for their high quality and are sold around the world.
Donated by Alan Schrebtienko, owner of On A Whim Woodworks, a sponsor
and presenter at the 2021 KCB convention2 for KCCLV

15 Andria's Candies
This auction includes a one-pound box of assorted chocolates and an
8-ounce bag of peanut butter malted milk balls, both from Andria's
Candies in Owensboro, KY. Andria's traces its history back to Greek
candymakers who came to the United States in 1906. They have
continued the craft of confectionery in Owensbro since 1959. Andria's
was the Editor's Pick in Southern Living Magazine in 2003. The
chocolate assortment includes nuts, chewies, toffee and cream centers,
all hand-selected and enrobed in rich milk and dark chocolate. Truly
a candy-lover's delight!
Donated by SAVI, Owensboro, KY

16 Echo Dot (3rd Generation) Smart Speaker with Alexa
Donated by Wendy Stepro, New Albany, IN for the Tri-state Library Users (TLU)

17 Fire TV Stick 4K Streaming Device with Alexa Voice Remote
Includes TV control. Watch favorites from Netflix, YouTube, Prime
Video, Disney+, Apple TV+, HBO Max, and more. Launch and control
content with the Alexa Voice Remote. Enjoy brilliant picture. Choose
from 500,000 movies and TV episodes; experience tens of thousands of
channels, apps, and Alexa skills.
Donated by Debbie Persons, Louisville, KY for KCCLV

18 Oatmeal Scotchie Cookie Bars
Soft and chewy oatmeal scotchies are cinnamon-spiced, sweetened with
brown sugar, packed with oats, and loaded with butterscotch chips.
With crisp edges and chewy centers, every bite is buttery delicious
and packed with flavor. Freshly-baked by Patti Cox.
Donated by Natalie Couch, Louisville, KY for TLU

19 Official Rabbit Ears Mr. and Mrs. Velveteen Rabbits
These soft velvety collectibles come with their original tags. Mr.
Velveteen Rabbit wears a multicolored red paisley shirt, a green
jacket with gold-trimmed cuffs, a red bow tie, and a green top hat
with red ribbon. Mrs. Rabbit wears a red dress; the collar and
sleeves are paisley to match Mr. Rabbit's jacket. The paisley extends
down the mi.le of the front and forms a ruffle at the hem and is
trimmed with white lace.
Donated by Debbie Deatherage, Louisville, KY for KCCLV

20 Talking Medical Bundle
Talking medical grade products whose accuracy gives confidence in the
measurements being taken. Includes a non-contact infrared talking
thermometer, an adjustable one-size-fits-all talking blood pressure
meter with cuff, and a new talking oximeter for measuring blood
oxygen. Products not available through Amazon or over the Internet,
as they are primarily sold to hospitals, pharmacies, and durable
medical equipment suppliers. Audio tutorials included for all items.
Donated by Guidelights and Gadgets, Myrtle Beach, SC; a KCB 2021
convention sponsor and exhibitor.

21 Regina's Christmas Shortbread Cookies
Enjoy traditional shortbread cookies that are baked fresh and shipped
directly to you. Shapes may include Christmas Tree, Santa, Snowman,
Reindeer, Candy Cane, tnowflake, Bell, Gingerbread Man, Stocking,
Star, Merry Christmas Plaque, Holiday Scene Plaques.
Donated by Regina Duvall for KCB Next Generation

22 Lock & Lock Makes Meal Prep Easier
Prepare meals ahead of time, freeze, and then warm in the microwave.
Make your meal prep easier with this set of 4 Lock & Lock sectioned
containers that divides the portions up for you. Keeps your food
fresher for longer and your food groups where they are supposed to be.
Frosted bottoms with yellow lids; each 9-inch square sectioned "plate"
has one large section and 2 half sections. Each container holds over
6 cups. Dishwasher, freezer and microwave safe. Each container
measures about 3.5 by 9 by 9 inches. Lifetime limited manufacturer's
Donated by Mary Riley, Jeffersonville, IN

23 Team Speedy Turtle T-shirt
Dave Wilkinson, well-known in the world of accessible technology, has
also participated in Ironman -petitions. This blue shirt with orange
writing and picture says "Team Speedy Turtle". 2 people are riding a
tandem bike; they are wearing helmets and goggles and have a turtle
shell on their backs. The back of the shirt says "run, bike, swim'''
nothing stops Team Speedy Turtle." Size XL.
Donated by Dave Wilkinson, owner of, Louisville, KY;
a 2021 KCB convention sponsor and exhibitor

24 Holiday Quick Bread
acb of Minnesota member patty slaby loves to bake yummy holiday fruit
breads for her friends for the holidays. She makes 24 different kinds
of fruit bread, and the lucky winner of this auction will receive 5
mini-loaves of her bread. Choose all one flavor, or choose different
flavors. You might want perennial favorites like banana or raisin or
date nut, or you might prefer banana pineapple, butter pecan toffee,
pistachio, cherry etc. Keep them all for yourself, or spread
home-baked holiday cheer to your friends.
Donated by Patty Slaby, Arcadia, WI

25 $100 Gift Certificate from Eye Can See Inc.
Make sure your screen reader or screen magnification software is
up-to-date. Use this $100 gift certificate toward any perpetual
license of ZoomText, JAWS or Fusion.
Donated by Greg Blackman, Eye Can See Inc., Indianapolis, IN; a 2021
KCB convention exhibitor

26 The —fy - the Original Blanket Sweatshirt
As Seen on Shark Tank. The coziness of a blanket withthe fit of a
sweatshirt. Luxurious materal; so soft you'll never want to take it
off! Navy on the outside, white on inside. Huge hood keeps your head
warm and doubles as a pillow; a giant pocket holds phone, controllers
and snacks. One size fits all. 100 percent polyester sherpa on the
inside; machine wash cold, tumble dry on low.
Donated by Melanie Peskoe, Louisville KY

27 Patti's Brownies
there's nothing better than a batch of home-baked brownies to brighten
up your day or make your holidays just right. Chocolatey perfection
with or without nuts; winner's choice.
Donated by Patti Cox, Louisville, KY for KCCLV

28 White Quartz Jewelry
This beautiful white quartz jewelry is so versatile; wear with just
about any color for a co-ordinated and stylish look. The pendant is a
polished flat tapered rectangle that is 2 inches long by 1-1/4 inches
wide at bottom, 1 inch at the top. Ensemble includes a 7-inch and an
8-inch bracelet. Earrings are hooks with a 1-inch quartz piece.
Donated by Terrie Terlau, Louisville, KY for the Greater Louisville
Council of the Blind (GLCB)

29 The Pink Elf's Bag Full of Holiday Joy
Inside a black pebbled leather Joy Mangano tote bag lies more than
just inside pockets for organization. Unzip this designer bag to find
Mary Kay gifts for both men and women. Includes full-size products of
Darling Delights Hand Cream and Lip Balm Sets in Citrus Sorbet, Berry
Parfait, and Tropical Cocoanut Mousse, Mary Kay Mint Bliss Lotion for
Feet and Legs with a pair of Fuzzy Socks, Mary Kay Mini Brush Set and
Mini Blending Sponges with Polka-Dot Zipper Pouch, Mary Kay Lipgloss
Case with 2 of Mary Kay's most popular shades, Fancy Nancy (pink
neutral) and Beach Bronze (brown neutral), Mary Kay Cityscape Eau De
Perfume, and for the men MK Men's High Intensity Cologne and MK Men's
Shave Foam and Shave Gel.
Donated by Amanda Selm Louisville, KY for KCB Next Generation

30 Shirley's Kentucky Bourbon Balls
Sure to be a hit at any party, these 24 candies are made with cocoa
and Maker's Mark. Enjoy them yourself or share with your party
Donated by Shirley Cain, Bellevue, KY for NKCB

31 Ideaworks Talking Scale
This talking scale speaks with a clear female voice and has a
heavy-duty tempered glass top, a 550-pound capacity, an extra-large
LCD display, and an extra-wide 15-inch platform. 2-person memory
tracking with 30 memories each.
Donated by Mary Riley, Jeffersonville, IN

32 Have Dog Will Travel
A special auction item with your dog in mind.
1. Purebox dog treat bag - wear crossbody or on your belt. Gray with
black accents. Features a large central compartment for treats, a zip
compartment on each side an inch from the top, 4 by 4-inch mesh slip
pocket on the front, small vertical zip pocket on left front for keys
or other small items, and a clip and 2 loops for attaching to belt.
2. MalsiPree dog water bttl - This 19-ounce aqua leak-proof water
bottle is for travel use. No water waste. Keep horizontal; slide
lock key right to unlock; press water key to fill and release to stop
water flow. After feeding, press water key and stand up bottle to let
unused water back into the bottle. Slide key left to lock.
3. Necklace Sport Fan - 2600mAh battery-operated sports fan. Ultra
quiet hands-free USB fan with 6 speeds. Strong wind; 360-degree
adjustable wearable personal fan for home, office, outdoor or travel.
4 - 9-ounce pkg. of Zuke's crunchy natural treats; baked with yogurt
and honey. No corn, wheat or soy; vegetarian; every piece is free of
seafood, meat, and poultry.
Donated by Terrie Terlau and Kathy Szinnyey, Louisville, KY for

33 Teresa's Amazing Fudge
The winning can choose one pound of chocolate, peanut butter, or
chocolate pecan fudge, to be delivered in a green resealable container
with a festive Santa Claus pattern.
Donated by Teresa Escue, Franklin, KY for SCKCB

34 9-piece Body Luxuries Bath Set
This set has magnolia, gardenia and jasmine scents, each in a 2.7 fl.
oz. shower gel, a 2.7 fl. oz. bubble th, and a 3.4 oz. body butter -
all in one package. What a great gift for that special someone on
your list!
Donated by Shirley Cain, Bellevue, KY for NKCB

35 Tech Accessory Pack
There are just some techie items that no one can do without. The
winner of this package will receive their choice of 2 32GB flash
drives or SD cards, their choice of a 10-compartment snap SD
cardholder or a 9-capacity pa.ed flash drive pouch, and their choice
of a set of Apple or Android cables in 3-, 6- and 10-ft. lengths.
Donated by the Tri-state Library Users

36 Kentucky Derby Pie®
Kentucky tradition made from a secret family recipe, Derby Pie -bines
rich semi-sweet chocolate with English walnuts for a truly decadent
experience. Delicious when eaten at room temperature; incredibly
heavenly when eaten all warm and gooey and topped with either whipped
cream or ice cream.
Donated by Natalie couch, Louisville, KY for GLCB

37 Green Serpentine Jewelry Ensemble
This gorgeous set is a wonderful a.ition to any jewelry-lover's
wardrobe. Includes a 22-inch necklace, 7-inch stretch braclet, and
3-inch long dangle earrings for pierced ears.
Donated by Terrie Terlau, Louisville, KY for GLCB

38 Echo Dot (3rd Generation) Smart Speaker with Alexa
Donated by Wendy Stepro, New Albany, IN for KCCLV

39 Patti's dinner for 2
Back by popular demand, Patti Cox will prepare a mouth-watering dinner
for two and deliver it right to yr home. Choose from several main
dishes; includes salad and dessert. Delivery only available in the
Louisville metro area.
Donated by Patti Cox, Louisville, KY for GLCB

40 ACB Ladies' Jacket
This black ladies' jacket withthe ACB logo on the front is classy and
stylish. Water-resistant. 96/4 polyester/spandex outer shell with a
soft microfleece lining. Elastic at wrists; adjustable draw cord at
hem; fleece-lined chin guard. Large inner and outer pockets. Size
Donated by Terrie Terlau, Louisville, KY for TLU

41 Regina's Christmas Shortbread Cookies
Enjoy traditional shortbread cookies in Christmas shapes.
Donated by Regina Duvall for KCB Next Generation

42 Weekend Duffel
600-D polyester bag zips across the top and has a permanent hard
bottom to protect valuables from impact. The large main compartment
holds enough for any weekend getaway.
Donated by Carla Ruschival, Louisville, KY for GLCB

Happy bidding!
Carla Ruschival
Treasurer, Kentucky Council of the Blind
Phone: (502)895-4598

Carla Ruschival
Treasurer, Kentucky Council of the Blind
Phone: (502)895-4598