“Almost Together Again”
Virtual Holiday Auction
November 20, 2021 at 7pm
Our plans to hold our Live Auction as an in-person event will have to wait until next year due to the guidelines we have to follow. The experience would not have been what everyone has come to expect, so we will wait until next year and try again.
However, you and your guests are cordially invited to join us from the comfort of your homes for our second virtual SMS Holiday Auction!
Browsing and online bidding for the Silent Auction will begin on Monday, November 15th at 9am and run through
November 20th at 9:30pm. On Saturday, November 20th, the Live Auction will be broadcast online via Zoom using this link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83191060723?pwd=clJnbFY0VTdhZVZHd0pNeE5ySExxQT09
The link to register is https://one.bidpal.net/smsauction2021 and remain open through November 20th.
Registration is $10 per person The first 150 guests registered by November 15th will receive a Watch Party Bag! SMS families receive a volunteer hour for registering and an additional volunteer hour for every guest who registers.
Everyone who participates in this online event are supporting our school and the advancement of Catholic education.
Please note: Drive up item pick up at the school gym is Sunday, November 21st from 8:30am-3pm. We are unable to ship any items. All winning bids are final.
Champagne & Diamonds Raffle sponsored by Louis with Stephen Merritt, CPA, PC! – Tickets are available!
Purchase your ticket for a chance to win a .90 carat Diamond solitaire necklace in 14k white gold. Tickets are $30 and you receive a bottle of champagne (sparkling wine) to celebrate our Live Auction on Saturday, November 20th. Drawing is Friday, November 19th!
Cash Raffle Tickets – sponsored by Wolcott Rivers Gates Attorneys at Law – Regina F. Amick, Esq. Grand Prize $1,000 and 2nd Prize is $500! On sale until Friday, November 19th at 3:30pm at https://one.bidpal.net/smsauction2021
Many thanks to our Auction & Gala sponsors who helped offset the costs of this event.
Champagne & Diamonds Raffle Sponsor –
Mask & Decoration Sponsor
CASH RAFFLE TICKET SPONSOR
Wine Pull Sponsor
POLOS DRYWALL, LLC
CATALOG COVER SPONSORS:
We also thank and greatly appreciate all of the businesses who generously donated goods and/or services.
Please patronize these businesses and let them know you saw their sponsorship at the SMS Auction & Gala.
More information will be posted as details become available. So, please check back often.
Here are a few of last year’s exciting packages –
Please note that the All Inclusive Jamaica Getaway, Iceland, Churchill Downs VIP Experience, Napa Valley Backroads & Railways, NY City Long Weekend, & Ultimate Pro Sports Fan Getaway trips allow 2 years from November 20, 2021, to travel!
Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice – Northern Lights, Blue Lagoon, Golden Circle and Reykjavik City Tours, 5-Night Stay for 2
This Experience Includes:
- 5-night stay at the Radisson Blu Saga Hotel with daily breakfast
- Northern Lights Super Jeep Excursion
- Reykjavik City Walk
- Blue Lagoon with Mud Mask
- Golden Circle Afternoon Tour
- Airport Transfers
It’s the power of Icelandic nature to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary. A dip in a pool becomes a soak in a geothermal lagoon; a casual stroll can transform into a trek across a glittering glacier; and a quiet night may mean front-row seats to the aurora borealis’ curtains of light, or the soft, pinkish hue of the midnight sun. No place on Earth seems so alien, but perhaps no place is as pure a showcase for our planet’s most raw and active geological features as Iceland. It’s indescribably beautiful. For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc., please go to the online description.
4-Night Stay at the Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resort with Airfare for 2! This Experience Includes:
4-night stay for 2 at the all-inclusive Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resorts
Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from the 48 contiguous U.S. to Cancun, Mexico
Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva All-Inclusive Resorts
Enjoy a 4-night stay for two at either Hyatt Zilara (adults-only) or Hyatt Ziva (family friendly) all-inclusive resorts in Cancun. Food, alcohol, non-alcoholic beverages, resort taxes and gratuities are included. Up to two additional guests permitted in the room for an additional fee. For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc. go to the online description.
Churchill Downs VIP Experience!
Have you ever wanted to experience a horseracing event at Churchill Downs? Then this VIP experience is for you!
Private Jockey Club Suite, Race Named in Your Honor, Trophy Presentation, 3-Night Stay for 2
This Experience Includes:
VIP Private Jockey Club Suite for 2 at Churchill Downs during the Spring, September, or Fall Meets
Race Named in Your Honor & Trophy Presentation
3-night stay in a standard guest room at the Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, or comparable
Winspire booking & concierge service
Experience the exciting and colorful spectacle of thoroughbred racing with your party of two as the nation’s finest horses compete at Churchill Downs. Along with watching the spectacular action on the track, you can stroll through the historic grounds of the world’s most legendary racetrack and enjoy the ambiance of one of the most hallowed shrines in American Sport. For more detailed information, please go to the online description.
Grand Silent Item – Cozy & Warm in Massanutten!
President’s Day will find you on the slopes of Massanutten when you check-in at 6pm on Sat., February 19 and check out on Sat., February 26, 2022, at The Summit at Massanutten! The condo sleeps up to 6 people, has one full bath and a 3/4 bath, partial kitchen with a microwave. ! For more detailed information, go to the online description. Courtesy of Mr. and Mrs. Goldberg.
Napa Valley Backroads & Railways
Wine Train, Chauffeur, Meritage Resort and Spa 3-Night Stay with Airfare for 2
This Experience Includes:
- 3-night stay in a standard guest room at the Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa Valley
- 6 consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan service
- 3-hour gourmet lunch for 2 on the Napa Valley Wine Train
- Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to San Francisco or Oakland, CA
The Meritage Resort and Spa (Napa)
Enjoy a 3-night stay in a standard guest room at The Meritage Resort and Spa. Lavish guestrooms include features such as plush beds, marble baths, and plasma TVs. Located at the southern tip of Napa Valley in the Carneros region near where Napa and Sonoma meet, the Meritage Resort and Spa is situated on an eleven-acre private vineyard and offers an experience like no other for wine enthusiasts. The resort opened an immense cave of 20,000 square feet in Spring 2007, carved in the hillside under Napa’s famous Grape Crusher statue. The Estate Wine Cave features wine country’s only underground full service Spa Terra, the Trinitas Tasting Room, and the Entertainment Cave available for private dinners and weddings; all built underground with artisan stone, tile, and woodwork. The Meritage Bar features regional wine selections and signature cocktails in a setting of rich, polished wood and romantic lighting. For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc., please see the online description.
NY City Long Weekend
Choice of Broadway Show, Dinner, 3-Night Weekend Stay for 2
This Experience Includes:
- 2 tickets to ONE Broadway show of your choice
- $200 gift card towards dining at your choice of participating New York city restaurants
- 3-night weekend stay in a standard guest room at the Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, or comparable hotel
- Winspire booking & concierge service
The city’s twinkling lights and chaotic corners invite you to embrace every New York minute. Walk the streets of New York and you immediately feel the pulse of the most exciting city in the world.
Due to having a virtual Auction & Gala last year, we do not have 2020 pictures, but please enjoy the beautiful 2019 PICTURES POSTED BELOW – courtesy of Mike Le (Alumni parent)!