Winter Lights 2022 -Service Auction, New Dates- Feb. 6-12 online, Feb. 12-LIVE EVENT

Donations are needed Now!  Questions? Contact us at winterlight@uuclb.org

For the Winter Lights Service Auction 2/6 to 2/12 online with a live Interactive Auction 2/12 at 7pm.

We might not be ready to fill Wylder Hall in person for the night, but hey, this means the party will be happening ALL WEEK LONG! You will be able to access: The Silent Auction, Sign up for Poster Items, Participate in the Basket Drawing, Virtual Wine Pull, and enjoy the return of the Auction Boutique! All concluding with a “Live Auction” broadcast from Wylder Hall on Saturday Night! STAY TUNED FOR THE ZOOM LINK! Service Auction Website Coming Soon! Watch This Space.

Questions? Contact Mimi Gephart-Seeley at winterlight@uuclb.org

Service Donations Needed

The auction just 5.5 weeks away…

Now is the time to actualize all those great Service Auction ideas!

Here are some examples to get your creative juices started: Supportive Services (run errands, do some shopping), Workshops, Baked Goods, Themed dinner parties, Zoom dinner parties, Wine tastings, Backyard games, Garden parties, Game night, any adventure or service you can dream up! We are also taking New or Gently Used large items such as Microwaves, appliances, instruments, printers, bicycles, telescopes etc.

Donating is easy just fill out and submit your form HERE –OR– Email Mimi Gephart-Seeley at winterlight@uuclb.org with your info and it will be submitted for you.

Mimi will be happy to answer any questions you might have. For more information about donating and/or the Auction go to: uuclb.org/WinterLights

Gift Basket Donations Needed

Thanks to our talented Basket Team AND all your wonderful Gift Basket Donations to the Service Auction last year, the Gift Baskets were a HUGE SUCCESS! Let’s do it again!

STARTING THIS SUNDAY!!! This year’s amazing Basket Team will have a table out on the patio after the following Sunday services.

We will be accepting donations on these dates:

  • SUNDAYS: (11:30am to 12:30 on the Patio) January 16 through 30
  • SATURDAYS: ( 9:30AM until Noon on the Patio) January 15 through 29

The team needs:

  • Baskets (empty). All sizes are welcome.
  • New or gently used items to put in the baskets.
  • Pre-made, already-filled baskets are welcome too!

Suggested basket themes: Gardening, Wine & Spirits, Things for the Cook, Teatime, Coffee, Children’s Entertainment/Toys (new), Artist Materials, Art Sets, Thoughtful Books, Home Décor, Soaps, Lotions and Aromatic Oils, Gourmet Foods, Electronics, Teenager Arts & Crafts, Candles & Holders, Homemade Craft Items, Gift Cards or any other items that you can imagine someone would love in a gift basket.

Some examples of auction events are:

Supportive Services (run errands, do some shopping) – Workshops – Baked Goods – Themed dinner parties – Zoom dinner parties – Wine Tastings – Backyard games – Garden parties – Game night OR any adventure or service you can dream up!

Wine at the Winter Lights Service Auction!

Wine Virtual Style update: there are two additional weeks to donate wine due to the new
Service Auction Dates!
Service Auction is Live: February 6 – 12.
Evening Zoom Event: Saturday, February 12, 2022
Wine Virtual Style at the Winter Lights Service Auction.
Support Wine Virtual Style by securing one or more bottle(s) of wine or champagne of $20 value or more. You can donate a bottle of wine from your current collection, you can purchase a bottle of wine or you can solicit a bottle of wine from your favorite wine shop for a donation!
Sample donation letter available upon request.
Drop off your wine at church through Sunday, January 30 or The Wine Team will be happy to pick up your wine donation from your front porch.
All questions are welcome.

Contact Joanne Pon Rubin at winterlight@uuclb.org

Wanted: Unused Gift Cards!

Check your wallet and kitchen drawers for those Unused Gift Cards! The Service Auction Team wants them!
The Winter Lights Service Auction is in full planning mode and we welcome your donation of Unused Gift Cards! We will accept any type of Gift Cards that has not yet been used including but not limited to:
  • Restaurants
  • Coffee Shops (Starbucks, Coffee Bean and Tealeaf…)
  • Stores and Grocery Stores (Safeway, Target, Staples…)
  • Fast Foods (Jamba Juice, Taco Bell..)
  • iTunes
  • Amazon
Drop off donations at church through January 30th or The Gift Card Team can collect donated Gift Cards by no-contact porch pick up.
Questions answered about Gift Card donations: Joanne Pon Rubin at winterlight@uuclb.org

Questions? Contact us at winterlight@uuclb.org