Wow, Patty's fudge is sure doing well for ACB Media!
2021 Sneak a Peek Appetizer Auction Day One
Opens Friday, November 26 at 12:00 noonEST
Closes Saturday, November 27 at 12:00 noon EST
Opening Bids Included
Appetizer Auction Rules and Information:
Contact Leslie Spoone at 407 678-4163 or email at
<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.com with your bid.
Please provide your name 1phone number, email, item number and bid amount.
Bids must be in $5.00 increments.
Leslie will send out Appetizer Auction information communicating the high
bid on each item at 5:00pm EST, 8:00pm EST and 9:00am EST each day.
Billing for both the Sneak a Peak Appetizer Auction and The Holiday Auction
will take place on Monday, November 29 or Tuesday, November 30 for the total
amount of all winning purchases.
Sneak a Peek Appetizer Auction Items Day One
201 Silver and Gold Toned 3 Necklace Set
Donated by Leslie Charlson
High Bid $50 Sheila Styron
This 10-inch silver ball and bead chain features a clear glass ball filled
with delicate white blossoms and capped with a silver tone topper.
This 9-inch gold serpentine chain features a silver and gold toned ball of
lacy flower filigree with a silver clasp. Inside the ball is a lovely purple
This necklace features a 9-inch adjustable chain with an antique finished
bronze pendant. The face is steam punk style with gears and cogs surrounded
by a pocket watch-like face. Inside the pendant is a piece of red felt. You
can add your favorite scent of essential oil or perfume for a fragrance that
lasts all day.
202 Amazfit Ban 5 Fitness Tracker with Alexa
Donated by ACB Board of Directors Koni Sims and Patrick Sheehan
High Bid $150 Beverly Wieland
Ask questions, get translations, set alarms, and timers, create shopping
lists, check the weather, control your smart home devices and more.
Blood Oxygen Saturation Monitor: With Amazfit Band 5 you can measure your
blood oxygen saturation and understand your physical state with OxygenBeats.
Ideal during high-intensity workouts and sports such as marathons and gym
24/7 Heart Rate, Sleep and Activity Tracker: The Amazfit Band 5 precise
optical heart rate monitoring allows you to accurately track real-time steps
taken, all-day heart rate monitoring, distance traveled, calories burned,
and sleeping patterns.
15-Day Battery Life: Say goodbye to daily recharge. With a fully charged
Amazfit Band 5, you don't need to bring a charger for two-week trip. On a
single charge, has enough power to get you through two whole weeks.
203 Chocolate Delights
Donated by Karen A Blachowicz
High Bid $120 Michael Alvarez
A half pound of Watson's milk chocolate sponge candy, half pound of
Watson's orange chocolate sponge candy and half pound of Watson's dark
chocolate sponge candy for one basket and then the other will be half pound
of coconut clusters, half pound of raisin clusters and half pound of peanut
clusters from Watson's the famous chocolate shop in New York. Wow, what a
delight to either have for yourself or share with some friends or family
over the holidays!
204 Two Dozen Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies
Donated by Janeen Lee
High Bid $165 MichaelAlvarez
These delicious homemade cookies are made with sugar, butter, flour,
chocolate chips, and lots of friendship. Baked from the heart in my
KitchenAid mixer. No nuts.
205 Count the Days Until Christmas Calendar
Donated by Keri Bishop
High Bid $325 Roberta McCall
This fabric calendar is dark burgundy with a stuffed Santa head in the
middle, around the Santa head are 24 little green fabric Santa bags for
putting treats and other goodies in. Each bag is numbered from 1 to 24 to
count the days till Christmas. Each day the kiddos can take a treat from the
appropriate Santa bag. Santa's head is stuffed fabric with yarn hair, a yarn
beard and yarn mustache. He is wearing a red Santa cap with a brown jingle
bell and there are brown stars hanging from the head band part of his cap.
There is also a wood welcome sign that matches the advent calendar. The wood
is painted burgundy and has white fleece in the center with the word welcome
stitched into the fabric. At the end of the word welcome sits a red
cardinal. Around the fleece on the burgundy word border a green vine is
painted with white holly berries. Atop the sign are the heads and hands of
two snowmen as if peering out from behind the sign. Snowmen's hats and
scarves are made from fabric that matches the advent calendar.
206 One pound of homemade fudge of your choice
Donated by Patty Slaby
High Bid $140 Michael Alvarez
Choose 1 kind to complete the pound or 2 favorites one half pound each.
Choices include chocolate, gingerbread, or peanut butter. Enjoy this with
someone special or just have it for yourself!
207 Knitted Cotton Hanging Dishtowel with Dishcloths Set and $25 Amazon Gift
Donated by Merrilee Hill-Kennedy and Arkansas Council of the Blind
High Bid $50 Lucy Edmonds
A knitted cotton hanging dish towel in a feather and fan pattern with two
matching cloths, one is in the feather and fan pattern, the other has the
raised ACB knitted diagonally down the front. The towel has a buttonhole and
button to be fastened around a handle. Also, a $25 Amazon Gift card to treat
yourself to something special at Amazon!
208 Echo Dot
Donated by Randolph Shepard Vendors of Florida
High Bid $100 Bob Acosta
Meet Echo Dot — Our most popular smart speaker with a fabric design. It is
our most compact smart speaker that fits perfectly into small spaces. Better
speaker quality than Echo Dot Gen 2 for richer and louder sound. Pair with a
second Echo Dot for stereo sound. Built with multiple layers of privacy
protections and controls, including a microphone off button that
electronically disconnects the microphones.
209 One-Year License for Office 365
Donated by Jeff Bishop
High Bid $40 Lucy Edmonds
Make the most of your Microsoft 365 Premium Office apps and more. Make life
more creative, organized, and secure. Install Office apps on your favorite
devices including Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android. Now, it's easier than
ever to write, design, and share seamlessly across your devices. You get
smart assistance features as soon as they are released in Word, Excel, and
PowerPoint so you're always working with the latest. Now you can manage
multiple calendars in one view to stay on top of work meetings, remote
schooling, and family time. Back up your files with 1 TB of OneDrive cloud
210 Handcrafted Crocheted Blanket
Donated by Ann Harrison
High Bid $50 Gena Harper
A hand crocheted blanket measuring approximately four feet by four feet,
made with red and white glitter yarn.
211 Mary Kay Satin Hands Set
Donated by Nancy Folsom
High Bid $50 Vita Zavoli
This 3-step process will leave your hands and feet feeling soft, smooth, and
luxurious! The Satin Hands set softens, exfoliates, and moisturizes each
time you use it. Now that we are washing our hands more than ever, this set
is great for guys and gals to help keep your hands healthy! You will love
how great your hands feel! You can use it on your feet as well.
212 Frosty the Snowman Christmas Wreath
Donated by Yolanda Ellison
High Bid $90 Margie Donovan
This wreath is 24 by 24 inches. The center piece is a 10 by 10-inch picture
of Frosty (made of tin), colored with red and white and of course his black
hat, red with white polka-dots on his scarf. The tin also has written on it
"Let it Snow." Around the centerpiece is a lot of red and white mesh. There
are colorful Christmas ribbons all around the wreath as well. Christmas
ribbons have Ho, Ho, Ho on them, some have polka-dots and others have
Christmas candy on them. There are Christmas bells and holly placed on them
also. Also, there is red and green tubing added to ribbons.
213 Two Quart Presto Cool Daddy Deep Fryer
Donated by Carol Huff
High Bid $35 Terry Pacheco
This cool daddy fryer has a very large viewing window so you can supervise
the frying and it is white in color. It has a removable pot for easy
cleaning and an exterior basket to put the fried food in. It goes up to 375
degrees and has a timer and a pushbutton, pop up top.
214 Two 5G ATT Flip Phones
Donated by The Literacy Project
High Bid $30 Dan Spoone
The AT&T Cingular FlipTM IV is designed so you can navigate with ease. See
who is calling or just check the time with a quick glance at the 1.77-inch
external display. The 2.8-inch main, internal display is made for easy
viewing. The keypad has large, easy to see buttons for quick dialing and
simple menu navigation. With its high-resolution video playback of 1080p,
the AT&T Cingular FlipTM IV makes smart simple! These phones are black in
color, and you can activate them with AT&T.
215 Avon Holiday Reed Diffusers (three sets)
Donated by Melissa Dubose
High bid $50 Cheryl Cummings
These fragrances bring your home to life for the holidays. Diffuse the
scents of the season around your home. Available in Mahogany Suede- notes of
mahogany, clove, cedarwood and amber; Frosted Balsam- Notes of mandarin,
spruce needles, sequoia wood and frosted balsam and Pomegranate, blood
orange, champagne, and red currant.
216 $100 Visa Card
Donated by The Morning Force, Carol Mackey, Cheryl McNeil Fisher, Carol
Lubecki and Pshon Barrett
High Bid $210 Barbara Lombardi
Enjoy this card either dining or doing some shopping for you or someone
special in your life!
217 Canadian Goodies
Donated by Josette Kernaghan
High Bid $100 Leslie Thom
One Coffee Crisp Bar, Dark Milk Chocolate Aero Bar, one Jersey Milk Bar, one
Purdy's Dark Chocolate Bar, One Purdy's Dark Chocolate Mint Melty Bar, One
Purdy's Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Bar, Eight Mini Dark Chocolate Swiss
Bar, Four Mini Dark Chocolate Keto Snaps with Coconut, Four dark Chocolate
Chelmain Noodle Cookies with Peanuts, Four Pieces of Dark Chocolate Almond
Bark, Four Dark Chocolate Mint Rockmann's Truffles and one bag of Scotch
218 $50 Gift Card to Eileen's Colossal Cookies
Donated by Nebraska Council of the Blind
High bid $80 Andrea De Klotz
At Eileen's Colossal Cookies, we bake more than delicious treats our
customers love to eat. We bake memories, celebrations, messages of
encouragement, and so much more! We are more than cookie connoisseurs. We
create delicious, uncomplicated opportunities to bring a smile to your face
and fun to your day.
219 Two Hours of Assistive Technology
Donated by Myrna Votta
High Bid $100 Donna Brown
Myrna has been using and working in the field of assistive technology since
1980. She has used and instructed people in the use of various blindness
products. She can help people with PC's with either JAWS or NVDA, various
Braille displays connected to a PC, the iPhone, the iPad, and the use of
various notetakers. Please contact Myrna to set up your time for this
package at 347 986-0579.
220 Animal Lover's Throw Pillows
Donated by Connie Jacomini
High bid $110 Beth Corley
Four throw pillows (two gray and two blue). Each color set comes with one
18-inch square pillow and one 24-inch rectangular pillow. Note: all pillow
sizes are approximate. Pillows have cute phrases on them to let your pet
know how much you love them. Phrases include the following: "paws and enjoy
the good life," "friends fur ever", "love is a four-legged word" and
"reserved for the dog".
221 One Cat Necklace and One Cat Keychain
Donated by Leslie Charlson
High Bid $40 Leslie Thom
The silver tone necklace with 10" bead ball chain, lobster claw clasp with 3
1. A paw print,
2. An Angel wing with rose, and
3. A coin-like medallion that reads "If love could have saved you, you
would have lived forever." It is embellished with two tiny paw prints.
The keychain has 4 cute silver toned charms:
1. An angel wing with a rose
2. Fish bones
3. A round medallion showing a sweet cat
4. And another medallion that reads "My cat flies with angels" and
includes a little kitten and paw print.
222 Homedics Adjustable Lumbar Massager
Donated by Melissa Dubose
High Bid $40 Cindy LaBon
Shiatsu back shoulder and neck massager with heat. Features include
adjustable height, and invigorating massage. It's portable and convenient
for the car or at home. Comes with both a home power adapter and a car
223 Children's Book, Adam's Accessible Airport Adventure, by Michelle
Grenevitch, a Toy Delta Airplane, and a $40 Seedlings Gift Certificate
Donated by Marsha Farrow
High Bid $100 Leslie Thom
Adam goes to the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to see
what his Uncle Steve does for work. During his tour, he learns about
different areas in the airport that help people better access the airport.
Adam learns that with a little help, public areas can be accessed by people
with different abilities. In the storyline, he meets people from different
cultures with different disabilities, and learns to observe the small
details that make a big difference each and every day. Plus, a $40 Seedlings
certificate for children's books and a toy Delta airplane.